NJ congressman says more must be done to stop bullying
His five-point plan includes a provision to have social media companies develop ways to recognize cyberbullying so it can be stopped.
Murphy signs laws to streamline parole, reform juvenile justice
During a visit to a Baptist church on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, he discussed four bills he's just signed.
NJ Transit, water top lawmakers' priorities for 2020 session
Democrats remain in control of the Legislature, though a little less firmly after Republicans gained three seats in the 2019 midterms.
'Massive' but 'peaceful' protests planned for Trump rally in NJ
At least two counter-rallies are planned by groups pledging peaceful protest of Trump and Rep. Jeff Van Drew, who will join him.
How jobs program is helping more NJ students graduate high school
A program in New Jersey run by the state Chamber of Commerce Foundation helps prevent dropout rates in high schools across the state.
Husband, wife both hit man with golf club in road rage, cops say
A husband and wife from Clifton face aggravated assault charges after the incident on a road in Fair Lawn Sunday.
Middlesex County 6-year-old helps save firefighter dad and family
The daughter of a volunteer firefighter in Woodbridge sprang into action when she heard a fire alarm and saw smoke at home.
NJ welcomes 36 rescue dogs from Puerto Rico after earthquakes
The dogs — and four cats — were taken from animal shelters being overrun by new rescues amid continued quakes on the island.
Looking for Borgata? Waze is getting cars stranded in Pinelands
Police had to rescue at least 10 people from the thick sugar sand of the Pinelands in Jackson looking for the Atlantic City casino.
Priest at Summit school accused of sexual misconduct, put on leave
The Archdiocese of Newark said it's cooperating with the Prosecutor's Office after recent complaints about Salvatore DiStefano.
Someone fired several shots into car on Route 80, killing driver
The gunman pulled alongside a Honda driving west on Route 80 near Route 17 and fired "several gunshots," according to State Police.
Easing into a new week with a deceptively difficult forecast
You may notice the weather blog is a bit later in coming this morning than usual. That's because of how much harder it is to say things about the weather when there's nothing going on.
Suicide: NJ cop shoots self after crashing car in Matawan
The officer who lived in Aberdeen hit two parked cars on a Matawan street and rolled over before coming to a stop.
NJ students with autism are cracking codes of computer literacy
Ten New Jersey students with autism are the recipients of scholarships designed to further their skills in coding and design.
Better start saving now — NJ the 4th worst state to retire
With New Jersey being the fourth worst state to retire in, it's imperative to start planning for the future now, a financial expert says.
Report shows smoking is down but vaping is way up in NJ
New Jersey, Delaware and Indiana saw the greatest switch from tobacco use to vaping, with New Jersey at No. 1.
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