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Union Beach to Get $202M in Flood Resiliency Money

4-8-15
Gov. Christie announced that Union Beach will undergo a series of projects the Army Corps of Engineers designed to prevent the type of flooding it experienced during Hurricane Sandy.
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Assessing the DREAM Act One Year Later

4-8-15
The DREAM Act gives undocumented students access to in-state tuition at New Jersey colleges, but without financial aid, some say the legislation doesn't go far enough.
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Medicare Rules Make It Hard for Some to Get Home Health Care

4-8-15
Because of Medicare rules, some New Jersey residents are finding it difficult to secure home care to keep loved ones out of nursing homes.
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Transitioning Developmentally Disabled to Community Living

4-8-15
Instead of living in an institution, some developmentally disabled patients have been transitioning to group homes. Rutgers has an education program for families to help with the transition.
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Rutgers Professor Discusses Book About Lincoln’s Last Speech

4-8-15
Louis Masur's just-published book "Lincoln's Last Speech" highlights Abraham Lincoln's final public comments and how his assassin was in the audience.
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Christie Responds to Criticisms During Matawan Town Hall

4-7-15
Protestors lined the streets ahead of Gov. Christie's 134th town hall in Matawan demanding the governor fund the pension system.
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Scope of Exxon Pollution More Than Just Bayway, Bayonne Refineries

4-7-15
The settlement with Exxon waives its responsibility for pollution from leaks and spills at hundreds of local gas stations across New Jersey.
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Ocean Residents to Get Tax Rebates for Shopping Local

4-7-15
The Own Ocean program will allow Ocean Township residents to shop at participating local businesses and get a percentage of the purchase applied to their property tax bill.
New Jersey Supreme Court at the Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex in Trenton.

NJ Supreme Court to Take Up State Pension Dispute as Soon as Next Month

4-7-15
Administration and public-employee unions sidestep Appellate Division and move straight to top court.
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Public Review Period of Exxon Deal Begins Today

4-6-15
The DEP released a copy of the Exxon settlement today to start the review and comment period on it. Environmentalists have blasted the deal while others have said it's the most realistic agreement.