Environmentalists rallied outside the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities hearing on Energy Master Plan. They say the plan doesn't do enough to address the climate crisis and falls short to meet even ...
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A four-day academy hosted by the New Jersey Center for Tourette syndrome brought teens with Tourette syndrome together to learn more about their disorders and how to educate those around them.
In April, Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law the Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act, which allows terminally ill patients to self-administer medication that will end their life. But getting ...
Rev. Levi Combs is leading a new coalition of community organizations in Camden called Grassroots.
The Nurse Family Partnership program identifies mothers in the early stages of pregnancy and pairs them with a nurse who makes home visitations. The goal is to help mentor the women to reach ...
A new, on-demand public transportation system is coming to Jersey City via a micro-transit system where buses would operate on a route, but could deviate to go get riders who need a pick-up.
A new state-led effort is working to shore up New Jersey’s coastal future in light of scientists’ grim predictions about climate change.
People are accustomed to Amazon Prime's quick delivery speeds, but what are the consequences for the workers in the warehouses who are filling those orders?
According to New Jersey’s Department of Labor, the warehousing and storage industry added 25,000 jobs in the last four years and it’s already outpacing the department’s 10-year projections for ...
Helium is used in things like airbags, fiber optics, deep sea diving, in NASA’s rocket fuel engines and in MRI machines.
Unsellable crops are often taken from farms and dropped in a landfill. Some companies are out to stop the waste and simultaneously feed those who are food insecure or live in food deserts.
The Mayor's Book Club aims to improve literacy and stop the summer learning slide.
A new cancer center was announced in New Brunswick with the goal of improving cancer research, detection and treatment in New Jersey.
A Paterson school that's over 100 years old is in desperate need of repairs, but the authority charged with funding school capital projects may run out of funding itself.
Environmentalists protested expansion of the Roseland compressor station and call on Murphy to halt all fossil fuel projects. The demonstration that started in chants ended in arrests.