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Paterson School Board Votes to Suspend, Fire Employees in Eastside Scandal

4-13-17
The Paterson Board of Education voted to fire and suspend employees associated with Eastside High School's basketball scandal.

Kids Get Life Lessons from Basketball Stars

4-3-17
"Full Court Press: Prep for Success" brought together kids ages 8 to 18 with retired professional basketball stars who shared their experiences and gave them advice.

Paterson Case Highlights Overseas Students Playing High School Sports

2-10-17
The basketball coach and assistant coach at Paterson Eastside have been suspended after it was discovered that they were housing players from Nigeria and Puerto Rico.

Move to Regulate Fantasy Sports in New Jersey

2-6-17
New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would regulate professional companies collecting fees for fantasy sports. The state would impose a 10.5 percent fee on the gross revenues from New Jersey operators. It puts the Division of Consumer Affairs in charge of issuing permits and creating a regulatory framework. And requires users to be at least 18 years old to play.

Former Eagles Player Urges NFL to Lift Cannabis Restrictions

12-29-16
Todd Herremans is advocating to have the NFL accept marijuana for medical treatment as an alternative to opioids which he took after surgeries and injuries.

Home-Schooled Teen Prevented From Playing on Local Team

11-23-16
New Jersey is one of six states whose laws leave it up to the local district to determine if home-schoolers to participate in outside activities.

Lawmakers Propose Bill to Legalize Sports Betting in NJ

11-2-16
Assemblymen Ralph Caputo and John Burzichelli are proposing a bill to eliminate any state regulations on sports betting.

Many NJ Catholic High Schools Lack Football Program

10-10-16
More than half of New Jersey’s 60 Catholic high schools don't have football programs. Of course, some are all-girls schools, but the trend still holds more so in North Jersey than South.

NJ Resident Qualifies for Olympic Fencing Team Again

8-5-16
New Jersey resident Dagmara Wozniak of Avenel is on the fencing team for Team USA and is headed to Rio to compete for gold.