Using the PARCC exam as a graduation requirement has been the issue of debate since it was first implemented. Now, legislators are trying to determine where to go from here.
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Altman has strong criticisms of the state's Democratic Party and says she supports that Working Families is willing to hold both parties accountable.
Department of Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson outlines priorities to the Assembly Budget Committee that include medication-assisted treatment access and reducing infant and maternal ...
The governor touted his tightening of gun laws in a state that already has some of the strictest gun laws in the nation. However, without research, policy isn't enough.
A group of advocates and health care providers joined Rep. Donald Norcross in Camden to talk about the impact of the Trump administration's Title X "gag rule."
Health Commissioner Shereef Elnahal outlines his priorities for fiscal year 2020 before the Senate budget committee.
To celebrate National Robotics Week and whet interest for STEM education, middle school students build robots out of Legos.
Could Bloomfield's Lion Gate Municipal Complex represent the next generation of green infrastructure and resiliency projects?
Curators say the art is a conversation starter, a way to get the community talking about waste, recycling and human behavior.
Since taking office, Paterson Mayor Andre Sayegh has made the revitalization of the falls a major priority of his administration.
Attorney General Gurbir Grewal announced a new initiative directing the state's 21 county prosecutors to meet with students to discuss how to handle sexual assault cases.
Murphy addressed the South Jersey business community and touted his self-declared pro-growth, progressive agenda.
A study by the American Journal of Public Health looked at the link between low income and poor health nationwide and showed a consistent pattern of health improvements in states that increased their ...
As a plan to legalize adult-use marijuana stalls, municipalities have already begun to act.
The hearing is the first of two public hearings the Senate Budget Committee will hold.