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Governor Chris Christie speaks at his election night event after winning a second term at the Asbury Park Convention Hall

Signs point to Christie prez 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.

Aggressive Flu Strain Arrives Early And Spreads Rapidly Through U.S.

Flu still very active in NJ

The calendar suggests flu season is halfway done, but influenza-like activity is still abundant in the Garden State.

car in winter

Winter: Your car’s worst enemy

If your car could talk, it would probably tell you it hates winter. The roads are unforgiving this time of year, and for you, that could mean more money devoted to the repair shop.

(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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Report: NJ very expensive for car insurance claims

Auto insurance is meant to soften the financial blow of accidents and other vehicle mishaps, but according to a new study, these policies come with their own set of atrocious fees for anyone who hopes to actually use the insurance they've been paying for.

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Blair Family (Center Red Shirts), Photo Credit BGCA
Blair Family (Center Red Shirts), Photo Credit BGCA
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Joint Base Family Wins Boys & Girls Clubs Fit Family Challenge

A military family from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst from Burlington County takes the top prize in the Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Triple Play Fit Family Challenge. The Blair family competed recently in Miami, Florida against four families from around the country who were finalist in a six week healthy-living challenge.

Mom Heather Blair said they

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The recent winter storm cost the NJDOT millions to clean up. (Jan Korzekwa, ThinkStock)
The recent winter storm cost the NJDOT millions to clean up. (Jan Korzekwa, ThinkStock)
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‘Blizzard That Wasn’t’ Still Cost New Jersey Millions

New Jersey was supposed to be pummeled by the "storm of the century" on Monday but that never panned out. But while the expected snow totals never materialized in many places, the winter storm still cost the state millions of dollars in cleanup costs.

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Accidental Acetaminophen Overdoses On The Rise
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NJ health officials warn against acetaminophen

As we approach the peak of cold and flu season in New Jersey, many people are turning to over-the-counter medications to help them feel better. Many such medications contain acetaminophen, an ingredient that helps lower fever and reduce pain, but can also cause serious liver injury when taken incorrectly.

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