Dec. 13, 2016: NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams

A community plagued by guns and drugs presents its own proposal to take back the streets. Can neighbors fix what officials can’t?

Can revitalizing Camden’s distressed housing also boost health and safety and schools so the city can sustain itself?

Camden’s schools have fewer dropouts and higher graduation rates.What’s their secret? It takes a village.

A village worth of abandoned properties neglected since the housing bubble burst. We’ll show you how one town’s clamping down.

And happy birthday to a Jersey girl with the longevity to give her a shot at immortality in the record books.