A developmentally disabled man returned to New Jersey through the Return Home NJ program is facing charges after allegedly threatening his roommate in a group home.
Dan Lauria, known for his role as the father in The Wonder Years, is the playwright and performer in Dinner with the Boys, which will be shown at the New Jersey Repertory Company, a group that showcases new, unknown works.
The Reason Foundation reports that $2 million is spent on state-run roadways per mile, but New Jersey is at the bottom for highway performance.
The federal Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act subsidizes breakfast and lunch in 32 New Jersey school districts, regardless of income level.
The New Jersey Prior Learning Assessment Network allows people to take assessments and receive college credit for areas in which they are proficient.
An initiative under the Christie administration allows those with outstanding tax bills pay now in exchange for reduced or eliminated penalties.
Gov. Christie has said the GWB investigative committee should stop looking into the matter since the U.S. attorney's office announced it found no evidence linking him to the lane closures, but Assemblyman John Wisniewski says the committee has more work to do.
A new report says many hospitals experienced critical challenges during Hurricane Sandy and now they're working to be better prepared for future storms.
A movement to require businesses to provide paid sick days has picked up steam with six municipalities implementing it. Others are putting the question on the ballot in November.
The CDC has confirmed one enterovirus case in New Jersey so far, but one doctor anticipates more cases in the state this season.
Gov. Christie signed a bill reforming alimony in the state. Unless marriage lasted for more than 20 years or there are exceptional circumstances, payments will be limited to the number of years the couple was married.
A measure calling for reforms to the Port Authority has cleared a Senate committee, but it must be passed in New Jersey and New York with signatures from both governors in order to be enacted.
Katie Meyler of Bernardsville has returned to Liberia despite the continuing threat of the Ebola virus. She says the outbreak continues to grow exponentially and that fast action is needed to control the spread of the disease.
Colleges and universities are reevaluating their current policies regarding responses to sexual assault accusations. Princeton has approved changes to its sexual misconduct guidelines.
New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission Executive Director Jeff Brindle says the New Jersey Education Association was the top campaign contributor.
A proposal to help replenish the Transportation Trust Fund calls for the merger of the NJDOT, Turnpike Authority and NJ Transit.
This time each year, monarch butterflies descend on Cape May Point before continuing to Mexico. But their population is dwindling.
Some residents have had bad experiences with mortgage companies when they run into financial trouble and are facing foreclosure.
The State Investment Council manages nearly $80 billion in retirement funds and says it exceeded the assumed rate of return by 9 percent. Some are questioning the amount of fees incurred, however.
The Mental Health Association in New Jersey has found those seeking out psychiatric care through a PPO won't find help as quickly as they should.