NJ Senate Hearing To Focus On Possibility Of Legalizing MarijuanaLawmakers are closely studying Colorado, Oregon and Washington, where pot use has been legalized.
NJ Assemblyman Among Those Facing Dune LawsuitA New Jersey state assemblyman who has refused to sign an easement allowing a dune project to be built behind his oceanfront house is among seven homeowners being sued by the state.
NJ Lawmakers Support Hudson-Bergen Light Rail ExtensionNJ lawmakers say a proposal to extend the Hudson-Bergen light rail system into Bergen County has enough support to make the plan a reality.
Hudson River Rail Tunnel Project Takes Major Step ForwardThe Hudson Rail Tunnel Project is one step closer to reality.
Elizabeth House Explosion Leaves 1 Dead, Several InjuredThe 8 a.m. blast left the home on Magnolia Avenue badly damaged, and firefighters were seen treating victims on stretchers outside after 16 people were pulled from the wreckage.
N.J. Social Service Workers Suspended For Refusing To Get Flu ShotsImagine being told to get a flu shot, or else be suspended from work without pay.
Historic Hinchliffe Stadium Gets $300,000 Restoration GrantA dilapidated northern New Jersey stadium that once played host to legendary Negro Leagues baseball players is getting a boost for its restoration efforts.
Girl, 8, Wounded In Crossfire Of Police-Involved Shooting In Asbury ParkAn 8-year-old girl sustained a graze wound when a police officer and a suspect exchanged gunfire in Asbury Park, authorities said.
With Christie On The Campaign Trail, Democrats Pickup Three Seats In New JerseyIt remained to be seen how the election results would impact issues like funding road projects and pension reform.
Bears In Suburbia: Are Humans To Blame? NJ Wildlife Experts Weigh InRutgers University's Brook Maslo and NJ Animal Protection League's Angie Melter say humans may play a big role in recent sightings.
21 People Charged With Stealing, Carjacking Vehicles In New York And New Jersey To Sell In West AfricaNinety vehicles worth more than $4 million were recovered in the bust.
Weeklong Protest In NJ Aims To Shine Light On Still-Struggling Sandy VictimsThey're hoping to convince lawmakers to act so that just about everyone is back home by Sandy's fourth anniversary.
Bizarre Dispute Over Food, Bed Bugs Leads To Arrest Of NJ ManAccording to Police Sergeant Darren Tynan, this is the first time the local police department ever received a call like this, and it left the officers a little surprised.
Rider University Suspends Cross-Country Team Over Naked Run PlanRider University suspended its entire men's cross-country team from a meet because the school concluded the runners were planning a naked run that amounted to hazing.
Prosecutor: Man Stabs Brother, Mother To Death In TeaneckA man is in custody after authorities said he stabbed his mother and brother to death inside their home in Teaneck.