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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.

How PGA Championship Venue Got Its Name

7-28-16
Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield is named after Baltus Roll who was brutally murdered in his home in 1831.

Rio Water Quality Concerns on Minds of USRowing Team

6-28-16
Members of the USRowing Olympic team are using anti-microbial training suits after questions about the water quality in Rio have surfaced.

Protecting Young People from Concussions

5-12-16
Congressman Frank Pallone and several members of the House sent letters to collegiate and youth sports leaders asking them to outline how they plan to prevent and mitigate the risks of brain injuries in their athletes.