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Hindus In New Jersey Petition For Diwali School Holiday

Religion News Service | Katherine Davis | Posted 02.26.2014 | Religion

(RNS) Jyoti Sharma fondly remembers Diwali festivities from her childhood in India. The Hindu festival of lights is observed every autumn with prayers...

Port Authority Poised To Make Steep Toll Hikes

Posted 10.16.2011 | New York

Public outcry over proposed $4 and $2 toll hikes for bridges and tunnels into New York City, as well as a $1 PATH hike, forced Port Authority executiv...

Former NJ Governor McGreevey Denied Priesthood

Posted 06.25.2011 | New York

Former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey- who famously resigned the office in 2004 after coming out as a "gay American" and admitting to extramarital...