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Four Day Seminar Aims to Show Attendees How To Grow Marijuana

8-25-14
Bally's in Atlantic City is the host of a four day seminar on how to grow marijuana.

Mom of boys with Lyme disease fights for chickens

8-23-14
BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman is fighting to keep the chickens she bought to eat ticks after her sons contracted Lyme disease. NBC40 reports (http://bit.ly/1BOrsDS ) that Jamie Warner wants Bridgeton City Council to change an ordinance ...
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Rep. Lance: Congress Needs to Work in Bipartisan Manner

8-21-14
Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7) says that Congress needs to work in a bipartisan manner in order to fix federal programs and avoid a government shutdown.

Town hall closes due to MRSA infection

8-21-14
PENNSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey town hall is closed after an employee was infected with MRSA. The South Jersey Times (http://bit.ly/VIIjqq ) reports that Pennsville officials found out Wednesday afternoon that an employee contracted ...

New Jersey requires students to get CPR lessons

8-20-14
BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey high school students will be required to have CPR training starting this year. Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno signed a law Wednesday requiring the lesson for all public and charter school students in ninth ...
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Concern for Schools Near Areas of Pesticide Use

8-19-14
The Environmental Working Group says hundreds of schools nationwide are at risk of exposure to a toxic pesticide, but EPA officials say parents don't need to worry.
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Asw. Stender: NJ Has Lost Health Care for Women

8-19-14
Assemblywoman Linda Stender (D-22) says that New Jersey has lost health care for women because funding has been reduced for the fifth year in a row.

Man kills self in NJ hospital

8-19-14
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man killed himself in a New Jersey hospital restroom after setting fire to his home. The suicide occurred Monday afternoon inside Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden. Camden County Prosecutor's Office ...
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Law Requires Defibrillators in NJ Schools

8-18-14
As of Sept. 1, New Jersey schools must have defibrillators called AEDs and staff trained to use them.
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Melanoma Rates on the Rise

8-18-14
Doctors advise limiting UV exposure and using sunscreen to help prevent melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer.