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The List: All the Presidents’ Pay and Perks at New Jersey’s Public Colleges

Mark Lagerkvist | May 23, 2016 | Education, The List

The salaries are nothing to sneeze at, and the benefits -- from performance bonuses and annuity payments to housing and cars -- must make an admittedly tough job a lot easier to take

The List: 10 Schools That Make the Grade for Student Scores in Advanced Classes

Colleen O'Dea | May 16, 2016 | The List
Students across the state are taking Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate tests to earn college credit or graduate early
The List: 12 NJ Hospitals That Qualified for $1M or More in Extra Medicare Funds
Lilo H. Stainton | May 9, 2016 | The List
The Garden State doesn’t have any federally designated rural areas, but a number of facilities have again been included in special ‘rural’ Medicare funding pool
The List: Best Cocktail Bars in New Jersey (Don’t Drive After Reading This)
Tara Nurin | May 2, 2016 | The List
Mixologists across the state are shaking, stirring, and infusing drinks that will amaze and most likely have you lining up for more
The List: Top Garden State Lobbying Firms that Collected the Most Fees
Colleen O'Dea | April 18, 2016 | The List
With multiple clients, high-profile lobbyists continue to thrive -- understandably so, with more than $70 million spent on lobbying this past year
The List: Top New Jersey Municipalities with Highest Per-Capita Budgets
Meir Rinde | April 11, 2016 | The List
Atlantic City has been pilloried for its municipal spending by top Republicans and Democrats, but how does it stack up against other municipalities and resort towns?
The List: Budget of $34.8B is Biggest Proposed by Christie Since He Took Office
John Reitmeyer | April 4, 2016 | The List
Spending plan is about $5.5B higher than what was proposed by governor during first year in office
The List: New Jersey Counties with the Highest Immigrant Populations
Colleen O'Dea | March 28, 2016 | The List
The foreign-born contribute in myriad ways to the Garden State, including counterbalancing the number of folks who move away each year
The List: Retired NJ Officials with $100K-Plus Public Pension Doubles in Five Years
Mark Lagerkvist | March 14, 2016 | The List
Loophole in law lets some state employees collect retirement money while working at new job
The List: 10 Great New Jersey Bike Trails to Help Get You Psyched for Cycling
Meir Rinde | March 7, 2016 | The List
Ocean views, picturesque towns, historic sites, and a paradise for birders are just a few of the reasons to bike or hike the Garden State
The List: NJ Schools with the Most Students Not Taking the Online PARCC Exams
John Mooney | February 22, 2016 | Education, The List
Highest percentages of students who didn’t take exams were mostly from more affluent districts
The List: What to Watch and Listen for in Governor’s Budget Address Today
John Reitmeyer | February 16, 2016 | Budget, The List
What will Christie propose to deal with state pensions, transportation funding, taxes and other pressing fiscal issues?
The List: What -- and Who -- Makes New Jersey a State of Many Nations?
Lee Keough | February 8, 2016 | The List
A look at the 10 largest immigrant communities in the Garden State
The List: New Jersey Schools with the Highest Percentage of Kids Living in Poverty
Colleen O'Dea | February 1, 2016 | The List
Poor children grow up to be impoverished adults. Along the way they’re more likely to be sick, score low on standardized tests, experience violence, and ultimately drop out
The List: Assessing 10 Key Issues That Face Atlantic City in Coming Year
Tara Nurin | January 25, 2016 | The List
Bankruptcy or state takeover, city still must address issues ranging from gambling in north Jersey to funds available for development
The List: Towns with the Best Voter Turnouts in November Elections
Colleen O'Dea | January 11, 2016 | The List
Participation in November elections hit an all-time low of 22 percent, but these 10 NJ municipalities bucked the trend
The List: Independent Committees Spent Record Share in 2015 Assembly Races
Lilo H. Stainton | December 7, 2015 | The List
Less regulated than PACs -- and more secretive -- independent committees can make it equally tricky to track contributions and donations
The List: Miles of Pavement Per Person Determine Lowest Road-Repair Costs
Colleen O'Dea | November 30, 2015 | The List
Small communities with plenty of residents and workers typically end up spending significantly less on keeping local roads in shape
The List: NJ Hospitals with the Most Commercially Insured Patients
Andrew Kitchenman | November 23, 2015 | The List
In healthcare finances, wealthier ‘payer mix’ is a key to hospitals’ stability
The List: Ten Ways Climate Change Could Impact Life in the Garden State
Scott Gurian | November 16, 2015 | Energy & Environment, The List
Increased flooding, prolonged droughts and rising sea levels could become the new normal in New Jersey later in the century
The List: New Jersey Companies That Appoint Women as Top Executives
Joe Tyrrell | November 9, 2015 | The List
Hiring women for top jobs at today's competitive companies isn't just the right thing to do, it's a smart thing to do
The List: NJ Locales with the Highest Amount of Toxic Chemical Releases
Tom Johnson | November 2, 2015 | The List
Nearly 11 million pounds of harmful substances entered the state’s environment in 2013, according to latest data
The List: Which NJ Districts Do Best Job of Feeding Breakfast to Poor Children
Colleen O'Dea | October 26, 2015 | The List
The number of poor and low-income students getting breakfast at school continues to climb
The List: Our Top 10 Birding Hotspots, During Fall Migration and Year-Round
Jon Hurdle | October 19, 2015 | The List
It’s densely populated and overdeveloped, but the Garden State offers some nearly unrivaled places for birders to add sightings to their life lists
The List: Camden Banks On Millions in Tax Subsidies to Help Fund Its Future
Tara Nurin | October 5, 2015 | The List
Economic incentives promise to bring new life to Delaware waterfront in NJ's poorest city
The List: Entrepreneurs, Legislation Help NJ Catch Craft-Brewery Wave
Tara Nurin | September 21, 2015 | The List
More join Garden State’s burgeoning roster of makers of innovative, interesting beers
The List: Watching the Clock -- Which NJ Schools Have the Longest Days?
Colleen O'Dea | September 14, 2015 | The List
When it comes to hours and minutes spent in school, all Garden State schools are not created equal
The List: NJ Hospitals That Can Do a Better Job of Safeguarding Patients
Andrew Kitchenman | August 31, 2015 | Healthcare, The List
Leapfrog Group highlights scores to encourage hospitals to comply with safety standards
The List: I Hear NJ Singing -- The Varied Poetic Voices of the Garden State
Hank Kalet | August 3, 2015 | The List
From Amiri Baraka to William Carlos Williams, from Allen Ginsberg to Walt Whitman, New Jersey has been home and host to some of the country’s best poets
The List: How Do New Jersey Children Fare in National Well-Being Rankings?
Colleen O'Dea | July 27, 2015 | The List
NJ ranks eighth-best overall in national kids' well-being ratings, but ranks near bottom for number of children living in families struggling to pay for housing
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