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Alex Rodriguez And Team Bat Dog Have The Cutest Reunion

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.26.2016 | Weird News

Now we know the real reason for Alex Rodriguez doing his rehab stint with the Yankees' Trenton Thunder farm squad: the team's adorable bat dogs! On We...

Graffiti Can Actually Be A Good Thing For Cities

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 11.10.2015 | Good News

Street art is an important part of history and identity for many metropolises, and this photographer is working to keep that image intact. Patrick Ve...

Mayor's Lawyer: No Proof He Took Bribes

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2014 | Politics

By Dave Warner TRENTON, N.J., Feb 6 (Reuters) - The defense lawyer for the mayor of New Jersey's capital, charged with corruption over...

The Real Hunger Games

Landon Jones | Posted 02.22.2014 | Impact
Landon Jones

There is nothing romantic about poverty and hunger. They are ugly. But what is even uglier is our need to blame the victims rather than to help heal their plight.

First Nighter: Tom Hanks, Other Talkative Tony 2013 Nominees Spark Their Press Brunch

David Finkle | Posted 07.01.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

Harvey Fierstein was wearing kinky running shoes by New Balance because, according to him, "I have fat feet." Yes, but where was it that he especia...

'Crime Of All Kinds Has Increased': Austerity Stories From New Jersey

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

Amid all the job losses that have taken place in recent years, the public sector has been one of the hardest hit areas. Between 2009 and 2012, state a...

Honah Lee: A Band on the Edge of Breakthrough

Melissa Webster | Posted 07.17.2012 | Entertainment
Melissa Webster

You'd think after a band supporter offered to let them crash at his place after a show in the Ohio suburbs, only to have that same supporter pull guns out on them after they got to his house, the guys in Honah Lee would be a bit shaken by the memory, but no.

Recession-Hit NJ Cities May Face Credit Downgrade

Posted 09.12.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Edith Honan) - Six struggling New Jersey cities were warned on Tuesday their credit ratings might be downgraded by Moody's Investors Service...

Michael McLaughlin

Laid To Rest: Woman Hurt During Graveyard Hanky Panky

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

A 39-year-old woman was rushed to a New Jersey hospital after a gravestone rolled over her leg while she may have been engaged in a sexual act, accord...

N.J. Attorney General investigates Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Frank H. Conlon/The Star-LedgerWayne Forrest, executive director of the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission. TRENTON -- A state criminal investigation ...

Trenton man, 19, shot to death

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON - An unidentified Trenton man was shot and killed early this morning, according to a report by the Times of Trenton. Police received a call of...

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie nominates Lee Solomon, Bob Czech for administration posts

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Patti Sapone/The Star-LedgerGov. Chris Christie at a news conference on his first day of work in Trenton. Christie announced today his nominees for th...

N.J. Superior Court Judge Lee Solomon to be named president of Board of Public Utilities

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- State Superior Court Judge Lee Solomon, a former county and federal prosecutor who has made headlines throughout his career, will be named ...

N.J. political elite fill up back room before inauguration of Chris Christie

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- Backstage before the inaugural of Gov.-elect Chris Christie, the state's political elite congregated in a room behind the war memorial stag...

Gov. Jon Corzine wraps up, cleans out his office

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- After a late night signing bills and issuing pardons, Gov. Jon Corzine today spent his final hours as chief executive at the Statehouse tha...

Gov. Corzine signs bills to help ex-offenders readjust to life outside prison

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- Gov. Jon Corzine tonight signed three bills aimed at making it easier for former inmates to readjust to life outside prison walls. The legi...

Gov.-elect Chris Christie will borrow $1B to pay for highway improvements, public transit projects

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- Gov.-elect Christie will now borrow more than $1 billion to pay for highway improvements and public transit projects, agreeing today to exp...

N.J. Assembly panel approves amnesty for Motor Vehicle Commission surcharges

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Tony Kurdzuk/The Star-LedgerAssembly Majoriity Leader Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-Mercer) in a June file photo.TRENTON -- A bill (A4155) creating an amne...

TD Bank branch by Statehouse in Trenton is robbed

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- A robber who claimed he had a gun held up a TD Bank branch here Tuesday afternoon, a report in the Times of Trenton said. The bank, less th...

StimCity: What America's Mayors Think of the Stimulus

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Moroz

Stimulus projects designed for job creation have proven ineffective. To find out why, I spoke with a handful of the nation's mayors, both Democratic and Republican.

N.J. Legislature approves welfare benefits, job training for ex-offenders

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- Lawmakers approved today two bills aimed at reducing the number of former inmates returning to prison, while a third still awaits Senate ap...

Gov. Corzine signs nearly two dozen bills into law

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Amanda Brown/The Star-LedgerIn this Oct. 8 file photo, New Jersey Governor Jon S. Corzine speaks to The Star-Ledger editorial board in Newark.TRENTON ...

N.J. Assembly approves ending mandatory prison sentences for school zone drug offenses

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- People arrested for some drug offenses near schools should no longer face mandatory prison sentences, lawmakers decided today. Assembly mem...

N.J. Gov.-elect Chris Christie considers pay-to-play rules for inauguration fundraising

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Noah K. Murray/The Star-LedgerLt. Gov.-elect Kim Guadagno and Gov.-elect Chris Christie talk to supporters at Monmouth University in the October photo...

N.J. Gov.-elect Chris Christie picks former colleague for head of homeland security

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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TRENTON -- Gov.-elect Chris Christie plans to announce his choice as the leader of the state's homeland security effort Wednesday afternoon, tapping a...