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A 2nd New Jersey university will keep Woodrow Wilson's name

Another college in New Jersey has decided to keep former President Woodrow Wilson's name on a school building.

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Man charged after crash kills jogger and passenger in truck

A New Jersey man has been charged with vehicular homicide after authorities say he fatally struck a jogger, before his truck overturned and his friend in the passenger seat was…

Report: Police shooting of Ocean County man justified

The attorney general's office has concluded police were justified in fatally shooting an Ocean County man who had once told them he was "going to get a cop to shoot me."


2 unions, NJ Transit still at odds over rail contract

Two rail unions negotiating with New Jersey Transit haven't agreed to extend a "no-strike" deadline until mid-July.

Warren Co. to establish new library, pulls funding from P'burg

Warren County is establishing a new branch of its county library system in Greenwich Township.

Phillipsburg to reimburse residents' lost tax dollars

Following the sale of the Phillipsburg Ingersoll Rand Tract to Opus Investments on June 15, the town will be using a portion of the $2,500,000 proceeds to subsidize resident taxes.


Gloucester County resident is crowned as Miss New Jersey

Brenna Weick won the title Saturday night at the Ocean City Music Pier, beating out 29 other contestants.


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On this Day

  • Custer's Last Stand, Battle of Little Bighorn

    Library of Congress

    On this day: June 25

    Custer makes his last stand, France surrenders to Germany during World War II, Anne Frank's diary is published, the Korean War begins, and Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson both die, all on this day.

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