From the Newsroom – 1/23/12
The Giants are bound for the Superbowl after winning Sunday against the 49ers, and fans across the nation mourn the loss of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.
* The Giants win 20 to 17 in overtime against the San Francisco 49ers.
* Joe Paterno loses his battle against lung cancer nearly three months after being outsed as the football coach at Penn State amist a sex abuse scandal involved Jerry Sandusky.
* The fight to legalize gay marriage in New Jersey is set to begin Tuesday as the Senate Judiciary Committee will consider a gay marriage measure.
* Do you still take a lunch at work? If not, you aren't alone. You can take our poll here on the issue.
* A new survey shows New Jerseyans are happy not to pump their own gas.
* New software could help teenagers put cell phones down while driving.
* Tax season is offiically here. Get tips on e-filing here.
* Today our good news feature puts the spotlight on a New Jersey couple who started a food pantry to help needy pets.
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