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July 8, 2016
State suffers from unhealthy levels of ozone, American Lung Association reports, but air quality overall is slowly improving
July 1, 2016
More than $100,000 separates the wealthiest families with children from the poorest
June 24, 2016
So far, some 10,000 students who did not pass PARCC or an alternative test have submitted a portfolio of their work to meet graduation requirements
June 17, 2016
The state continues to shrug off the effects of the recent recession, but hunger remains all too real in the lives of too many residents
June 10, 2016
Almost all elementary and middle-school students took at least some arts classes in 2014-2015, according to new report
June 3, 2016
In 5th District, a Democrat with no primary opponent has huge war chest for fight against Rep. Scott Garrett in November
May 27, 2016
Even with decline in math and writing scores, NJ still above national average. Reading holds steady.
May 20, 2016
Experts say hot New York City job market draws young people attracted to urban living -- and with few job prospects in the burbs
May 13, 2016
Residents across state mostly see gains in health insurance coverage, with poorest New Jerseyans making significant increases
May 6, 2016
But now that Clinton, Trump appear to have a lock on nominations, actual turnout may take a dip
April 29, 2016
Administrative costs range from a low of 4 percent of the budget in Avalon to nearly 40 percent for Camden’s Freedom Prep Charter School
April 22, 2016
New Jerseyans' total liability in 2013 was $53.9 billion, an average of approximately $16,450 per person or household filing a return
April 15, 2016
Figures for 2015 show that the number of building permits for residential construction continues a downward trend from 2005
April 8, 2016
Size doesn’t always equal dollar amounts; tiny Avalon, in Cape May County, spent almost $64,000 per student -- compared with statewide average of $20,000
April 1, 2016
Only difference between richest and poorest counties is the number of children with blood-lead levels at or above the CDC danger threshold
March 18, 2016
The lead scare in Newark’s public schools has made headlines, but the presence of the toxic metal is a problem statewide
March 11, 2016
Only major cities would see significant boost in funding under Gov. Christie’s proposed budget
March 4, 2016
Governor discusses failed campaign, out-of-state travel, endorsement of Trump, calls for him to quit
February 26, 2016
Foreign-born immigrants help offset loss of hundreds of thousands of people who moved to other states
February 19, 2016
Even families receiving cash assistance are getting payments that were set in the late 1980s -- and haven’t been raised since
February 12, 2016
Average bill increases by more than mandated 2 percent cap, exceeding $8,000, in biggest hike since 2011
February 5, 2016
However, state data does not show exactly how many students skipped PARCC specifically because of parental concerns
January 29, 2016
An at-a-glance assessment of which political party spent the most and where they spent it
January 22, 2016
Still reeling from last year’s cuts to indigent care, hospitals worry that further reductions could be in store with coming budget address
January 15, 2016
A map from a consulting firm hired by some 200 towns and cities shows far fewer units needed than estimated by fair-housing advocates
January 8, 2016
New Jersey ranks worst in the nation for ‘housing burden’ costs for those age 65 and older
December 18, 2015
Average temperature in NJ this month on pace to shatter previous mark by as much as 5 degrees Fahrenheit
December 11, 2015
From colleges and government offices to military installations, properties that don’t pay taxes cost the state hundreds of millions of dollars
December 8, 2015
Sea-level rise and storm surges are inevitable. Does that mean toxic spills and contaminated waterways are equally unavoidable?
December 4, 2015
A growing number of New Jerseyans are spending their ‘golden years’ working -- or wishing they could find work
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