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Working to stop the heroin epidemic in its tracks

In the fifth and final installment of our week-long series on New Jersey’s heroin epidemic, we look at a wide spectrum of efforts that are underway to stop kids from getting addicted to opiate drugs.

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Parents and teachers find the PARCC test challenging

Do you think you could pass the controversial Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) test? More than 200 parents and teachers gathered at Middlesex County College Thursday evening to find out. 

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Is Valentine's Day Romantic or the Worst?
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Valentine’s Day gets a thumbs down from some New Jerseyans

There is plenty of love, and gifts, in the air for Valentine's Day, but how much of it is forced?

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Newark Airport alert: Take your keys

Newark Liberty International Airport is warning drivers to take their keys out of the ignition when exiting their vehicles near the arrival and departure doors.

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Steve Drzewoszewski, Intensive Outpatient Coordinator at the Carrier Clinic. (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
Steve Drzewoszewski, Intensive Outpatient Coordinator at the Carrier Clinic. (David Matthau, Townsquare Media NJ)
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What happens when drug treatment ends?

In Part 4 of our week-long series on New Jersey's heroin epidemic, we examine drug treatment programs and their effectiveness, and what happens after treatment.

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Powerball jackpot displayed at Shop Rite in Ewing
Powerball jackpot displayed at Shop Rite in Ewing (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Winning Powerball Numbers Drawn

If you played tonight's $500 million Powerball drawing, now is the time to check your tickets. The drawing took place just before 11 p.m.

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Ocean Grove Fire 2-6-2015, Photo credit Liz Ricciardi
Ocean Grove Fire 2-6-2015, Photo credit Liz Ricciardi
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Ocean Grove Fire Deemed Non-Suspicious

The fire that caused damage and destruction to 9 buildings in Ocean Grove last week, started in one of the apartments at 50 Main Avenue. According to Neptune Township Police, the Monmouth County Fire Marshal determined that the Friday, February 6, blaze was not suspicious and began on the second floor

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Search for Missing Asbury Park Woman Broadens

The search for an Asbury Park 79-year-old who hasn't been seen there since February 2 prompts New Jersey State  and Asbury Park Police to seek your help in tracking down her whereabouts.The search for Annie Cody takes on urgency because of her status as an at-risk individual.

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Brutally cold temperatures on the way

While a storm system on Thursday will bring only an inch or two of snow for New Jersey, it will also open the door to some really cold temperatures by this weekend.

For the rest of the week into this weekend, New Jersey will alternate daily between high pressure (quiet, cold weather) and low pressure (chances of snow). The potential f

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Debating a Gas Tax Hike Versus Spending Cuts

As Gov. Chris Christie and state legislators scramble to find the best way to replenish the almost bankrupt Transportation Trust Fund, the debate continues about how best to accomplish this task.

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A bottle containing a measles vaccine (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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‘Vaccination Choice’ challenges the safety of childhood vaccines

Are vaccines really safe? Most doctors insist they are, and that they help prevent the spread of disease, but many Garden State residents have doubts, according to one advocacy group.

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Distracted driving. (Martinan, ThinkStock)
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Survey: Many Motorists are Still Driving Dangerously

Despite the fact that one in three motorists have had a loved one who was seriously injured or killed in a crash, many still admit that they run red lights, speed, use distracting devices and drive drowsy, according to the AAA Foundation's latest Traffic Safety Culture Index.

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