Howell Student Jayne McDevitt at the Madison Beggs Kicks 4 Kids Soccer Marathon. Photo Courtesy of Jayne McDevitt

Howell Student Recognized for Creating Soccer Marathon in Memory of Friend

After watching a friend lose a battle with cancer and starting a soccer marathon in her memory, Howell native Jayne McDevitt has been honored as one of New Jersey's top youth volunteers.

Report: Deal reached in Meadowlands megamall suit

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants and New York Jets have agreed to drop their lawsuit over the proposed American Dream megamall in the Meadowlands sports complex, according to a published report. The Record (http://bit.ly/1nHHzem) ...

NFL, NJ Transit Skip Assembly Transportation Committee Super Bowl Session

The Assembly Transportation Committee held a hearing about how the NFL and NJ Transit handled the Super Bowl in New Jersey, but neither entity participated.

Wife of longtime Yankee Yogi Berra dies at 85

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Carmen Berra, wife of New York Yankees great Yogi Berra, has died. She was 85. The Yankees confirmed that she died Thursday night in New Jersey's Essex County. The team didn't say how she died. The couple was married in ...

NJ cop punished over Super Bowl incident

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Officials say they have disciplined a New Jersey police officer for leaving his patrol car idling in his driveway for more than two hours during the Super Bowl. But it's not clear how the Edison Police Department punished Sgt. ...

Nets sign Jason Collins to another 10-day contract

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Collins' second stint with the Brooklyn Nets will last at least 10 more days. The Nets signed Collins to a second 10-day contract Wednesday, and he will be in uniform when they host the Memphis Grizzlies. Collins became the ...
Spin for a Child spin cycling event to benefit CASA for Children of Essex County with NFL Pro Isaiah Williams (center on March 2 at 3Sixty Spinning Studio in Montclair with Brenda Hebert (Development Director) and Jason Careter (board member).

NFL Pro Participates in Spin Event to Benefit Essex County Children

NFL Tennessee Titans wide receiver Isaiah Williams, a lifelong resident of Montclair, participated in "Spin for a Child" to benefit Essex County children who have been removed from their homes.

Jason Collins set to meet Shepard’s parents

DENVER (AP) — Brooklyn Nets 7-footer Jason Collins acknowledged that Thursday night's game at Denver wasn't just about basketball. The first openly gay athlete in America's four major sports was set to meet with the family of slain Wyoming college ...

Prince Global Sports moving to Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — A leading manufacturer of tennis and racket sports equipment and apparel has announced that its company's headquarters are moving to Atlanta. Prince Global Sports officials said in a statement Thursday that the company is finalizing ...

Secaucus to get $18K over Super Bowl halftime flap

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The mayor of Secaucus says the town will get paid by a company that was to use local facilities for the Super Bowl halftime show preparation but pulled out. Mayor Michael Gonnelli says a representative of Touchdown ...