Art Therapy Helps Children Cope With Tragedy

A loved one dying is a difficult time for anyone, but it’s especially difficult for children, who often don’t have the words or emotional maturity to deal with their grief. But kids still need a way to cope with their grief after the death of someone close.


Dangerous road -- Lyndhurst, N.J.

Sidewalk Flap Casts Shadow On Beautiful N.J. Rec Center

A New Jersey town is being praised for building a recreation center with a pre-school and brand new fields. But some residents say the town forgot one thing — the sidewalk.


Perth Amboy storm damage

Perth Amboy Residents Hit By ‘Freight Train’

If it’s all about “location, location, location,” Perth Amboy is right next to Staten Island. And that explains why the damage is similar.


N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (file)

Christie Slams N.J. Teacher Union, Calls For Ed. Reform

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie returned from the Labor Day holiday in attack mode.


The SeaStreak ferry "Wall Street" - File / Photo: SeaStreak, LLC

4 NJ Men Accused Of Selling Fake Ferry Tickets

Four men are accused of selling bogus tickets for ferries that shuttle passengers to and from New York City.


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N.J. Towns Face Tough Questions To Get Aid

New Jersey’s 566 towns must complete a questionnaire about their budgets and efforts to save money through shared services.


Toms River, NJ Little League Team

Blum’s HR, 2 Triples, Lead NJ At LLWS

Kevin Blum homered, tripled twice and struck out eight to lead Toms River, N.J., to a 10-0 win Tuesday over Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, in a Little League World Series consolation game.



Swastika Incident Stuns Edison, N.J.

There have been vicious attacks, taunts and vandalism. Edison resident are haunted by recent incidents of anti-Semitism. Now police are taking extra steps to protect the community during the high holy days.


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Batter Up! 4 Little League Teams Vie For 2nd Title

The sweet sounds of contact are reverberating again through the sprawling Little League baseball complex in this blue-collar central Pennsylvania town.



N.J. Police Won’t Enforce Smoking Ban

Smokers can continue lighting up in a northern New Jersey community despite a new anti-smoking ordinance.