Middletown Mayor Tony Perry says raising the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour will have a massive impact on towns.
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Matthew Watkins describes his job as the township administrator of Bloomfield as the chief operating officer of the town.
A lesson in municipal government make up and shake up.
County governments are taking on more municipal duties -- from tax assessing in Gloucester, to 911 services across the state, to policing in Camden.
The mayor claims that the landfill is a health hazard and that it should be closed down, but the New Jersey Sport and Exposition Authority says there is no evidence that the offending odors are coming ...
Rutgers University kicks off a centennial celebration of the performer, activist and athlete's graduation in 1919.
Sen. Bob Menendez was with advocates and researchers at an adult day program for those on the autism spectrum to push legislation that would reauthorize and expand funding for autism research and ...
The CDC hails water fluoridation as one of top 10 public health achievements of the 20th century for its cavity prevention effect. But not everyone is convinced. In the United States, only Hawaii has ...
What are New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker's strengths and vulnerabilities within the crowded field?
Sen. Bob Menendez criticized the Trump administration's decision to withdraw from a decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia. Menendez also encouraged New Jersey's junior U.S. Sen. Cory Booker's ...
There was overwhelming support for a bill that would restore the voting rights of felons who are currently incarcerated and on probation or parole.
A coalition of mayors joined together to urge legislators to include expanded expungement in the adult-use marijuana bill.
The last installment focuses on initiatives and care that provide trauma victims with a path to recovery.
A continued look into the negative psychological and physiological effects that adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) have on individuals.
In this third installment, correspondent Michael Hill explores how death is a pervasive adverse childhood experience (ACE) that afflicts families.