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1 hr ago | NorthJersey.com
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
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5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Talented teen vocalists from Englewood, New Jersey will roar on to the bergenPAC stage on Friday, January 10 at 7pm in the first-ever jungle-themed Englewood Idol show.
14 hrs ago | Courier-Post
Three teenagers who were left overnight locked in a police van will split $360,000 under a settlement reached with a northern New Jersey town.
Christie has insisted the lane closures in Fort Lee, N.J., leading to the heavily used George Washington Bridge into New York City, were precipitated by a traffic study.
A top Port Authority official who ordered the lane closures has been quietly purchasing internet domain names related to the agency's executive director and political adversaries to Republican Gov. Chris Christie, The Record reports .
The Associated Press is reporting that more than 300 flights have been canceled at Newark Liberty International Airport while planes landing at John F. Kennedy Airport are arriving about an hour late, according to FlightView , an air travel website.
The company's online outage map reported 1,939 customers without electricity in Fort Lee as of 7 p.m. More than 3,000 were out in Cliffside Park.
A woman who authorities said was driving under the influence of marijuana when her vehicle crashed in Fort Lee has been indicted on charges that she endangered the welfare of her two children, who were in the car.
Stephen Ferraro, 61, left, the Office of Emergency Management coordinator, was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated on Feb. 26. All drunk driving charges against him were dismissed on Dec. 5. In return for the dismissal of a reckless driving charge, Ferraro pleaded guilty to unsafely changing lanes -- a charge he had previously pleaded ... (more)
The Mayor and Council has selected Al Restaino, a city administrator and director of administration, finance, health and social services in Plainfield, to replace long-time administrator Peggy Thomas when she retires on Dec. 31. Restaino plans to begin working for the borough shortly after his last day in Plainfield on Dec. 16, however, to ... (more)
The state Assembly Transportation Committee, on Dec. 9, hears the testimonies regarding the closing of Fort Lee access lanes to the George Washington Bridge which resulted in heavy, days-long traffic in September.
How to conduct a Traffic Study Listening to the 5 hours of riveting hearings on the Port Authority lane closings at the George Washington Bridge on Monday, I started having flashbacks to my first engineering related job.
MOUNT OLIVE - Route 46 will remain closed through the afternoon rush due to an overturned dump truck, fallen wires and uprooted utility poles blocking the roadway, police said.