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Biggest winners and losers in NJ Democrats’ new school aid plan
More school districts would get more money under a competing school funding formula put forward by state Democratic lawmakers. Although many districts would also lose money.
Anti-gay teacher loses NJ credentials but still gets $133K settlement
The settlement was reached despite Jenye "Viki" Knox agreeing to let state regulators strip her of her teaching credentials for three years.
Woodbridge teacher fired after being caught shoplifting twice
A teacher who was busted twice in a 13-month period with shoplifting has lost a legal fight to win back her job.
Respected figure in Long Branch civic life found dead with friend at home
Authorities on Friday identified the men as Gerald Scarano, 63, and 48-year-old Harold Kelly.
NJ MVC worker let unqualified drivers get school bus licenses
A former Motor Vehicle Commission clerk was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for the scheme.
Deer breaks into home in Princeton
Princeton homeowners got a rude surprise by a deer that crashed into their home.
Are these comments bullying? NJ spends 5 years on question
Haddonfield parents disagree how middle school officials handled a social media bullying complaint.
As dad applies for restraining order, NJ troopers shoot son dead
Stephen Cogelia was shot dead by a trooper after 9 p.m. at his family's Hardwick home.
Shame on ‘Nazi Jersey’ — Wildwood mayor inundated with hate mail
The emails came from across New Jersey and as far away as Florida and Wisconsin in response to the beach arrest of Emily Weinman on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend.
‘Get the hell out of here!’ NJ traffic stop leads to unlikely reunion
The traffic stop last Friday in Kingswood was the first time the two men had come face to face since Trooper Michael Patterson's birth.