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Study: NJ Has Highest Rate of Autism

A new study has found New Jersey has the highest rate of autism compared to 11 states analyzed with one out of every 45 children affected.

Autism Awareness Month Events in NJ

April is National Autism Awareness Month and there are events going on throughout the state benefiting autism organizations.

Princeton U. cancels overnight stay after outbreak

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Princeton University has canceled an overnight stay for incoming students because of a recent meningitis outbreak that's been linked to one death. The annual Princeton preview has been changed to one-day events in April. ...

Montclair HS Faces Stomach Virus Outbreak

Nearly 300 students and 65 teachers called out sick from Montclair High School Thursday.

Relay For Life Events in NJ

The overnight Relay For Life events raise money for cancer research through the American Cancer Society. There are walks throughout New Jersey from March 28 through October.
Families attending a previous Nassan's Place event. Photo courtesy of Nadine Wright-Arbubakrr.

5K to Raise Money to Open Educational Center for Autistic Children

A new organization that plans to help educate autistic children in New Jersey, Nassan's Place, is holding a 5K Walk for Autism to raise money for Autism New Jersey and to open a center.

Christie: Weight-loss surgery ‘life-changing’

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says undergoing stomach banding surgery more than a year ago was a "life-changing decision." Appearing on his monthly TownSquare Media radio show Wednesday night, Christie says he works out four ...

How Healthy is Your County?

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s annual public health study has been released.

Rep. Holt Calls for Continued Moratorium on Fracking

Congressman Rush Holt is calling for the Delaware River Basin Committee to ban fracking because many people in New Jersey are dependent on the Delaware River for their drinking water and what happens upstream affects it.
One of the musical acts at a previous Candlelight Conert for Epilepsy Awareness. Photo Courtesy of Eric Miller.

Concert Series to Raise Awareness About Epilepsy

The Candlelight Concert for Epilepsy Awareness in Ewing aims to raise awareness about the disease and honor the life of concert creator Eric Miller's wife.