No current high school students will have to pass the PARCC exam to graduate.
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State health officials are calling for massive overhauls at nursing facilities following the death of 11 children from a viral outbreak at the Wanaque center last year.
Advocates argue expanding driver’s license access would increase highway safety and allow unauthorized immigrants to participate more fully in the state economy.
The war over tax incentives in the city of Camden is heading to court.
Just one day after defending it in public, Murphy changed course on his controversial plan to divert funds for firefighters and their families in times of hardship.
State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is taking regulatory action to advance the state’s battle against the opioid epidemic.
Elnahal, a physician, will join a facility that has been under scrutiny since three infants died there last year following a bacteria outbreak.
Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a compromise version of a bill he'd vetoed in January, saying at the time the state couldn't afford the high cost.
The director of the Elizabeth Police Department is stepping down.
James Cosgrove will resign after an internal investigation found he used racist and sexist language in describing members of his ...
Coley's career includes 25 years on the Newark police force, during which time she became the first woman to serve as chief, then director, of the department.
Baraka said instead of building expensive new facilities, the state should renovate existing buildings and use the savings to create new youth rehabilitation programs.
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said a state plan to build a new youth detention facility in the city was "not happening."
Gov. Phil Murphy has announced rail service will resume on both the Atlantic City Rail Line to Philadelphia and the Princeton Dinky line on May 12.
A new state law aims to ensure treatment for mental illness and substance abuse are covered in the same way as physical ailments and conditions.
Gov. Phil Murphy suggested this week that the savings Sweeney is touting may not add up.