2014 Special Olympics USA Games Kicking-Off in NJ

The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games are being held in New Jersey this year and kick-off this weekend.

Praise For Camden, Sixers Deal Not Unanimous

The 76ers practice facility is moving to Camden and some New Jersey lawmakers are not happy about the tax incentives used lore them.

National Special Olympics set to kick off in NJ

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Thousands of athletes, their coaches and families are descending on New Jersey for the national Special Olympics competition. The games are being held in several locations in the central part of the state, including Rider ...
The fourth Regina's Run, which will raise money for the Children's Hospital of New Jersey, is scheduled for Sunday, June 1 in Newark.

NBA Player and NJ Native to Host Regina’s Run to Support Children’s Hospital of NJ

NBA player and Newark native Randy Foye will be hosting Regina's Run at Branch Brook Park to raise money for the Children's Hospital of New Jersey at Beth Israel.

Jerseyfest Celebrates the Best of NJ at the Meadowlands

Jerseyfest 2014 at the Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment complex on Saturday, May 31 will feature a food truck mash-up, live entertainment and the opportunity to meet Victor Espinoza, jockey of California Chrome.

NJ man charged with embezzling from youth league

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged the former treasurer of a New Jersey youth sports league with embezzling tens of thousands of dollars. The Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office says it was notified by the Flemington-Raritan Baseball ...

National Cathedral to host Rolling Thunder bikers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington National Cathedral has a soft spot for the motorcyclist group Rolling Thunder and their mission for veterans. On Friday, the church will host a special "Blessing of the Bikes" as part of an initiative to honor those ...

Buffalo Bills fans pushing Bon Jovi music ban

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — As far as some Buffalo Bills fans are concerned, rock musician Jon Bon Jovi can live on a prayer anywhere but western New York. A Bills fans club recently founded to keep the NFL team in western New York has started an online ...

Ravens’ Rice gets initial OK for court program

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has received initial approval to enter a court program that could result in dismissal of a criminal charge against him in New Jersey. The decision announced Tuesday relates to an ...

Tennis coach sentenced for stalking teen student

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A tennis coach convicted of stalking a teenage student four nearly four years has been sentenced to 90 days in prison. Union County prosecutors say 36-year-old Joseph Gellene of West Long Branch also will have to serve 18 ...