Follow safety tips to stay cool as the state experiences the first heat wave of the summer.
In an effort to get evacuees the assistance they need, the state has been holding information sessions in areas highly populated by Puerto Ricans.
New Jersey Red Cross volunteers work to fulfill the organization's goal of reducing fire-related deaths and injuries by 25 percent.
NJ's flu season has been elevated to a "high activity level." That's putting strain on the state's hospitals.
The American Red Cross and AAA have tips to make sure you're prepared for an emergency like a hurricane.
The governor's conditional veto will phase out Urban Enterprise Zones in the state. What will the impact be? September is National Preparedness Month. How prepared are you for a disaster? How can ...
Ahead of a major winter storm, communities at the Jersey Shore are bracing for a strong storm surge and the potential for flooding.
With the blizzard watch bumped to a warning, Gov. Christie's interrupted his campaign to be at the helm on the homefront, meeting with his cabinet on what emergency measures might be necessary. Among ...
People in Exxon's contamination zone air their grievances over a deal that lets the oil company pay a fraction of the clean-up costs and get a tax-write-off in the bargain. Hard Rock reps unveil a ...
Brad Kieserman is leaving FEMA to take a job with the American Red Cross.
Many happy returns. Boosting the economy. Sexual preference no longer blocks blood donors. A new species emerges from the marsh. And finding the twin she didn't know existed.
Men will still not be able to donate if they've had sex with another man in the past year.
Here is a list of organizations that are collecting donations to help the survivors of the devastating typhoon.
American Red Cross and Southern Baptist Convention volunteers helped prepare, pack and distribute 2,300 Thanksgiving lunches and 675 dinners to those affected by Hurricane Sandy.
With many areas of New Jersey suffering major damage in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, residents may need to contact disaster relief agencies or their utility companies.