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Experts: Long Island Needs To Step Up To Keep Its Youth

The birthplace of suburbia needs an upgrade if it hopes to hold on to a strong economy, according to experts meeting in Farmingdale about the future of Long Island.


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Gov. Christie Touts ‘Jersey Approach’ To Partisan Problem-Solving

Christie addressed the Brookings Institution, a policy research center in Washington, saying government can work for its citizens if top executives like him are willing to do some heavy lifting.


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Gov. Christie Calls For Peer Teacher Evaluations

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wants to empower teachers and liberate them, he says, from the bullies who run their union.