Gov. Chris Christie leaves office on Tuesday, after an eight-year tenure that saw him achieve record highs and lows in both accomplishments and approval rating.
Three people including a married couple died when their vehicles went off the road and into a body of water in three separate incidents.
As the opioid crisis continues to grow across New Jersey, the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School has decided to revise its curriculum to prepare medical students to combat the issue.
State Trooper Steven Vallejo answered the call for a snake left in a broken aquarium at the Essex Toll Plaza on the southbound Garden State Parkway.

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