Gov. Christie Attends Opening Of Center For Non-Violent Drug OffendersMartin's Place provides treatment, transitional housing and job training for recently released inmates.
Eric LeGrand Preaches Importance Of Dealing With Adversity To Rutgers GradsEric LeGrand, paralyzed during a college football game nearly four years ago, told graduates at Rutgers University on Sunday that they must learn to deal with adversity to be successful in life.
Rutgers Prez Says LeGrand Will Speak At Graduation, Blames 'Miscommunication'After some initial confusion and harsh words, Eric LeGrand will speak at Rutgers University's graduation ceremony.
Former N.J. Governor Tom Kean To Replace Condoleezza Rice As Rutgers Commencement SpeakerRutgers University says former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean will deliver the commencement address at this month's graduation ceremony.
Christie Hosts 90th Birthday Roast Of Former New Jersey Gov. Brendan Byrne Gov. Chris Christie hosted the roast Tuesday night at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, N.J.
Empire State Building Lit Up In Tribute To Nelson MandelaFrom Harlem to Hollywood, Paris to Beijing, people hailed Nelson Mandela's indomitable courage in the face of adversity as an inspiration for all.
Former N.J. Governors Join Fight To Save Palisades From LG HeadquartersWhen Michele Byers, head of the New Jersey Conservation Foundation, asked four governors to implore LG Electronics not to build a tower that would soar above the tree line in Englewood Cliffs and mar the vista, they didn't even blink.
New Jersey Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg Dies At 89Sen. Frank Lautenberg passed away around 4 a.m. Monday at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell due to complications from viral pneumonia, his office said.
Christie Leaves Indelible Mark At RNC, Already High Stock SkyrocketsIt took New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie 16 minutes to mention presidential candidate Mitt Romney during his keynote speech. But that hasn’t stopped his rock star-like ascension in the party.
Christie On Keynote Address At RNC: 'I’m On Lockdown, Baby'With Isaac moving away from Tampa, the Republican National Convention is finally in full swing. Taking center stage on Tuesday night will be New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Christie: No Time Wasted In Israel; Arab Group: Trip Was 'One-Sided'The first-term Republican says his first foreign trip was designed to tout business and trade opportunities in New Jersey for Israelis. It also helped him get a better grasp of the unique security challenges facing the volatile region
What Do You Think When You Think New Jersey?That question evoked a wide-range of answers from people who took a Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind phone survey as well as people who called into the WCBS 880 talkback line.
Poll: Christie Ahead Of Obama Among GOP HopefulsAccording to a Zogby International poll, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie would edge out President Obama 43 to 40 percent in the 2012 election.
Christie Says Economy Key To Higher Ed SpendingNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says higher education will be the first area to see increased spending once the state's economy turns around.
Martha Stewart, John Travolta Among NJ Hall NomineesJohn Travolta, Martha Stewart and Tony Bennett are among 30 nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2011.