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Why Every College Student Should File A FAFSA

The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.

09/22/2014

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Volunteer Fire Departments Worry Loss Of Tuition Grants Could Decimate Them

Volunteer fire departments already have been struggling to recruit new members, and now, a popular incentive to join a department is disappearing.

03/31/2014

A destroyed home along the Jersey Shore more than six months after Superstorm Sandy hit - May 14, 2013 (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

More Sandy-Ravaged Homeowners To Get Reimbursements With New Rules

A lot more homeowners who repaired damage related to Superstorm Sandy are now in line for federal reimbursement.

08/03/2013

A still-damaged home in Toms River, N.J. - May 31, 2013 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Federal Grants Denied To Sandy-Damaged Homeowners Who Made Repairs

Some owners of Sandy-damaged homes who already have made repairs have now been told they are not eligible for reimbursements through federal grants.

07/14/2013

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Camden, After Laying Off Nearly Half Of Police Force, To Rehire 14 Officers

New federal grants will add police officers to patrols across New Jersey, where several departments have had deep layoffs because of budget problems.

09/28/2011