low-income families

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

New Program Eases Home Purchasing In Sandy-Ravaged Parts Of New Jersey

The State of New Jersey on Monday announced a program aimed at helping low- and moderate-income families buy homes in counties hit hard by Superstorm Sandy.


Older, traditional food stamps later replaced by EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) cards (credit: File/Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Survey Finds More New Jersey Kids Living In Poverty

The Kids Count survey released today shows a sharp rise in the number of children whose families receive food stamps.