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Wednesday's edition of The Star Ledger sits atop other newspapers (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Star-Ledger Owners Threaten To Close Paper Over Union Dispute

The owners of The Star-Ledger plan to close New Jersey’s largest newspaper by year’s end if its production unions don’t make concessions in contract negotiations, the publisher said Wednesday.

06/26/2013

Patrik Elias of the New Jersey Devils (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Are The Devils And Alternate Captain Patrik Elias At A Crossroads?

Patrik Elias is set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 5 should he and the Devils not come to an agreement before that date. The clock is ticking.

06/07/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Governor Chris Christie Plans To Speak With Rutgers Officials Over Hermann

The Hermann problem has popped up when many thought the worst was over, and that the Rutgers athletic department could start focusing on its move to the Big Ten in 2014.

05/26/2013

Michael Pineda (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees’ Starter Michael Pineda Close To Starting Rehab Assignment

If all goes well, Pineda could be back in the Bronx before the All-Star break

05/24/2013

Ryan Nassib of the Syracuse Orange. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Giants Go Double Orange, Select Syracuse Quarterback Ryan Nassib In Fourth Round

Syracuse quarterback Ryan Nassib will be joining offensive lineman Justin Pugh as he was selected by the Giants in round four of the NFL Draft.

04/27/2013

Cover of Wednesday's Star-Ledger

Star-Ledger Axing 34 Employees In First Major Layoff

New Jersey’s largest newspaper has announced it is laying off 34 employees, the first large-scale layoffs in the paper’s history.

01/16/2013

Tim Tebow of the New York Jets at SUNY Cortland. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jets’ Tebow Has Dominant Day Up In Cortland

Tim Tebow excelled in the Wildcat offense at Jets’ camp on Thursday, scoring three touchdowns.

08/02/2012

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan attends the 2012 NFL Honors at the Murat Theatre on February 4, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joey Foley/Getty Images)

Rex Ryan Drops 106 Pounds

Rex Ryan is trimmer and healthier these days after dropping an impressive 106 pounds.

07/19/2012

(credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Nicks Confident He’ll Be Ready For Season Opener

Hakeem Nicks believes he’ll be ready for the Giants’ season opener and is aiming to make the start of training camp.

WFAN–05/31/2012

Zach Parise (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Devils’ Parise Will Let His Game Do The Talking

Zach Parise is uncharacteristically underperforming during the Eastern Conference finals and knows he must raise his game.

WFAN–05/21/2012

Vehicles approach a Garden State Parkway toll plaza (file / credit: Dough4872 via Wikipedia)

New Jersey State Troopers May Be In Hot Water For Alleged ‘Death Race 2012′

Two state troopers could be in hot water for allegedly speeding down the Garden State Parkway with their lights and sirens on back on the afternoon of March 30.

04/22/2012

School Lunch (credit: AP)

Officials Want Probe Of Elizabeth School Lunch Program

The action comes amid a report that a principal, the school board president, and a supervisor of custodians had enrolled their children in the free or reduced lunch program even though they don’t meet requirements.

08/23/2011

President Barack Obama in Washington, DC and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in Newark, NJ - Aug 2, 2011 (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images, Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Does President Obama Need To Be More Like Gov. Christie?

Chris Christie, the tough talking governor of New Jersey, is yet again at the center of a presidential discussion.

08/02/2011

Steroids (graphic / credit: AP)

New Jersey Police Departments Allowed To Test For Steroids

Those who test positive will need a doctor’s letter saying there’s a legitimate medical reason and that they’re still fit for duty.

07/07/2011

Steroids graphic (Credit: AP)

Report: Late NJ Doc Improperly Supplied Steroids

A seven-month investigation by The Star-Ledger of Newark found Joseph Colao frequently faked medical diagnoses to justify prescriptions for steroids, which he gave to cops, firefighters and corrections officers.

12/12/2010