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Entries by Joe Territo from 09/2009

Atlantic City (and all of New Jersey) Bets on Green Energy

| Posted 09.02.2009 | New York

The next time you hold your nose while filling up at the Vince Lombardi rest stop, breathe easy knowing New Jersey is doing its part to clean up our environment and decrease dependence on fossil fuels.

Michael Jordan Bringing His Motorcycle Racing Team to New Jersey Labor Day Weekend

| Posted 09.03.2009 | New York

Jordan likely will be very visible at the race. However -- sorry fans -- he is not planning to sign autographs.

New Jersey Governor Candidate Chris Christie's Wrong-Way One-Way Drive

| Posted 09.04.2009 | Huffington Post

Republican candidate for Governor Chris Christie in 2002 got lost in Elizabeth and attempted to turn right onto a street that was one-way in the other direction.

New Jersey Rocks: Echofission Plays Evolve Music Festival Saturday in Vernon

| Posted 09.04.2009 | New York

The Aquarian's Jersey show of the week in the new New Jersey Bands section on

New Jersey's #1 High School Football Team to Be Named at 8pm Wednesday

| Posted 09.09.2009 | New York
Read More: New York News

The New Jersey high school football season starts this weekend. In the days leading up to it, The Star-Ledger will unveil its 2009 preseason poll on N...

Newark Mayor Cory Booker, Web Celeb Ashton Kutcher Tweeting for Community Service

| Posted 09.10.2009 | New York

Newark Mayor and frequent tweeter Cory Booker has teamed with fellow-Twitterati Ashton Kutcher in challenging web followers to pledge acts of communi...

Forest Whitaker's Sundance Channel Series About Newark Reform Efforts Premiers Today

| Posted 09.15.2009 | New York

The first screening of "Brick City," chronicling reform efforts in Newark, will be held at Newark's Symphony Hall at 5pm today.

Johns Hopkins Student From New Jersey Kills Intruder With Samurai Sword

| Posted 09.16.2009 | New York

A Johns Hopkins student from Wall, N.J., killed a man who broke into his Baltimore garage with a samurai sword, according to a report in the Baltimore...

Smoking Ban May Cross Hudson To New Jersey Beaches, Parks

| Posted 09.17.2009 | New York

Following New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's announcement of a smoking ban in city beaches and parks, State Sen. Barbara Buono today proposed doing th...

Former VP Al Gore To Stump For NJ Gov. Jon Corzine in Atlantic City Next Week

| Posted 09.18.2009 | New York

Former Vice President Al Gore is scheduled to deliver the keynote address to the New Jersey Democratic State Conference in Atlantic City next Friday,...

Four Year Old Handed Out Cocaine At Newark Daycare, Thought It Was Candy

| Posted 09.21.2009 | New York

Police said the boy's father, afraid of getting caught with cocaine, had hidden it in his son's pockets and told him it was candy.

New Jersey's Bon Jovi Snubbed By Rock Hall Again

| Posted 09.23.2009 | New York

Why can't Bon Jovi catch a break in Cleveland?

Change at the Helm of New Jersey's Largest Newspaper

| Posted 09.28.2009 | New York

Jim Willse, editor of The Star-Ledger for the past 15 years, today announced that he will retire next month.

Radio DJ Diane Prior's Husband Pleads Guilty to Simple Assault

| Posted 09.29.2009 | New York

John Paragano, the estranged husband of New York Radio DJ Diane Prior, today pleaded guilty of pushing her while in an argument two years ago at their...

Newark Mayor Cory Booker Spars with Conan O'Brien

| Posted 09.30.2009 | New York

Newark Mayor Cory Booker -- a digital politician who continuously uses Twitter and YouTube to reach out to the public -- is sparring with Conan O'Brie...