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A new panel would be given one year to find ways to make a college education less expensive in New Jersey and to present recommendations to the legislature, under a measure sent Thursday to Gov. Chris Christie.

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NJ summer rentals in demand

The frigid temperatures, biting wind and recent snow have many New Jerseyans dreaming of warmer days in a beach chair with their feet in the sand and a beverage in hand.

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College affordability bill is sent to Christie’s desk

A new panel would be given one year to find ways to make a college education less expensive in New Jersey and to present recommendations to the legislature, under a measure sent Thursday to Gov. Chris Christie that would establish the "College Affordability Study Commission."

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More than 150 people attended Thursday night's public hearing
More than 150 people attended Thursday night's public hearing on PARCC in Jackson Township (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
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NJ parents blast PARCC test at 2nd hearing

For the second night in a row, New Jersey education officials held a Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers public hearing, this time in Jackson Township.

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New Jersey summer rentals already in demand

The frigid temperatures, biting wind and recent snow have many New Jerseyans dreaming of warmer days in a beach chair with their feet in the sand and a beverage in hand. In fact, realtors across the state are already beginning to field calls from vacationers who are looking to rent a house at the Jersey Shore this summer.  

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Three Monmouth County Residents Arrested in Workers’ Comp Fraud Case

The supervisor at the former Monmouth County Youth Detention Center, his wife, and another women were arrested this week as part of a workers' comp fraud case. Ricky and Donna Marter of Manalapan and Christine Bradach of Freehold face charges that range from Theft by Deception and Insurance Fraud to Conspiracy and Perjury counts with regard to a 2010 on the job slip-and-fall accident at the county run facility

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(L) Reverend Edward Harper; (R) South Toms River Mayor Oscar Cradle (Dianne DeOliveira, Townsquare Media)
(L) Reverend Edward Harper; (R) South Toms River Mayor Oscar Cradle (Dianne DeOliveira, Townsquare Media)
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Local Black Leaders Give Their Take on Race Relations

 

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Is racism still an issue in 2015? Local Ocean County veterans of the civil rights movement believe it is. On WOBM-AM's Townsquare Tonight, South Toms River Mayor Oscar Cradle contended that complacency can easily dismantle all the advances of the civil rights movement. Cradle was one of a distinguished panel of local leaders whose experiences with racism changed their lives.

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How Can New Jersey Attract More Jobs?

New Jersey's unemployment rate may be down, but finding a job is still tough in the Garden State. Only 29,000 jobs were added in 2014, according to the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development, and the job market grew only 0.7 percent compared to a 2.1 percent gain for the rest of the nation.

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Governor Chris Christie speaks at his election night event after winning a second term at the Asbury Park Convention Hall
Governor Chris Christie speaks at his election night event after winning a second term at the Asbury Park Convention Hall (Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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Signs still point to a Chris Christie presidential run

Take a look at Gov. Chris Christie's jam-packed out-of-state and out-of-country itinerary, says one veteran political expert, and you'll know all you need to know about his presidential aspirations.

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In this Jan. 9 photo, gas prices were under two dollars a gallon at a service station in Leonia, N.J.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
In this Jan. 9 photo, gas prices were under two dollars a gallon at a service station in Leonia, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
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Gas prices down, but fuel surcharges linger

It may cost much less to fill up our vehicles with gas these days, but we are still paying fuel surcharges to ship packages, travel by air and in some cases, take a cab or car service.  

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