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Seniors learn self-defense, gain confidence

5-25-17
Berkeley Township Recreation has been offering a senior self-defense class for about a decade.

Volunteers work to reduce asthma attacks at Paterson shelter

5-23-17
Paterson's children account for two thirds of all asthma attacks requiring hospitalization or an emergency department visit in Passaic County.

Do You Know the Number One Killer of Women?

5-19-17
Heart disease is the number one killer of women, with cardiovascular disease killing about one woman every 80 seconds.

Bergen County Launches Pilot Addiction Recovery Program

5-19-17
Three police departments in Bergen County, Paramus, Lyndhurst and Mahwah, are part of a pilot drug program that focuses on getting addicts to trained counselors.

New Jersey’s Drug Addiction Crisis

5-19-17
NJTV News has been a part of the initiative Healthy NJ: New Jersey’s Drug Addiction Crisis, aimed at raising awareness and promoting discussion about the state’s drug problems and solutions.

Mother Fights New Jersey to Return Disabled Daughter to New Hampshire Facility

5-16-17
According to her mother, Jennifer Sullivan thrived at an out-of-state treatment facility in New Hampshire but is struggling since she was moved back to New Jersey. She wants the state to send her daughter back to New Hampshire.

Sen. Scutari Unveils Bill to Legalize Recreational Marijuana in NJ

5-15-17
Sen. Nicholas Scutari unveiled a 60-page bill to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana use in New Jersey, saying the state spends $127 million a year on enforcement efforts that don’t work.

Assembly Budget Committee Hears From Department of Health

5-10-17
The Assembly Budget Committee heard testimony from the Department of Health, which has a $1.6 billion budget.

Democrats React to Passage of American Health Care Act

5-5-17
New Jersey Republican Congressmen Rodney Frelinghuysen and Tom MacArthur voted in favor of the American Health Care Act to replace the Affordable Care Act, but several Democrats say the plan is flawed and will cause people to lose their insurance and pay more.

Former NJ First Lady Shares Powerful Postpartum Depression Story

5-4-17
Former New Jersey First Lady Mary Jo Codey shared her thoughts of killing her baby boy with a group of women at the new Center for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders at Monmouth Medical Center.