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Who are more New Jerseyans developing allergies? (Dimitri Zimmer, ThinkStock)
Who are more New Jerseyans developing allergies? (Dimitri Zimmer, ThinkStock)
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More New Jerseyans are developing allergies

It's not your imagination. A growing number of adults and children in New Jersey are developing allergies, at all times of the year, even in the dead of winter when there's snow on the ground. 

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NJ has almost 3,000 teachers rated as 'ineffective' or 'partially ineffective.' (Fuse, ThinkStock)
NJ has almost 3,000 teachers rated as 'ineffective' or 'partially ineffective.' (Fuse, ThinkStock)
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New Jersey has almost 3,000 ‘struggling’ teachers

Figures released by the New Jersey Department of Education (DOE) revealed that almost three percent of the state's teachers are rated "ineffective" or "partially effective." That percentage might seem small, but the Garden State has a lot of teachers, so that number represents almost 3,000 teachers.

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Should you get college credits for life experience? (Fuse, ThinkStock)
Should you get college credits for life experience? (Fuse, ThinkStock)
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Should you get college credits for life experience?

Would you return to college to finish your degree if you could save on tuition by getting credit for certain life experience?

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(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
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NJ Transit board approves fare hikes

New Jersey Transit's board of directors formally approved fare increases Wednesday that average about 9 percent for bus and rail riders and will go into effect in October.

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(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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NJ’s Mike Trout – The best baseball player on the planet

At just 23-years-old, Millville native Mike Trout has already ended all debates and arguments.

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Clouds and rain are sliding into New Jersey this morning (Chris Swendeman, Townsquare Media)
Clouds and rain are sliding into New Jersey this morning (Chris Swendeman, Townsquare Media)
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Periods of heavy rain today, fantastic weather tomorrow

As a storm system passes right over New Jersey, we'll see periods of heavy rain and thunderstorms before skies clear significantly by Thursday.

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NJ 101.5's Eric Scott hosted a Town Hall program on the future of Atlantic City. Joining Scott in the studio were gaming analyst Roger Gross, casino worker union president Bob McDevitt and NJ Assemblyman Scott Rumana (R-Wayne).
NJ 101.5's Eric Scott hosted a Town Hall program on the future of Atlantic City. Joining Scott in the studio were gaming analyst Roger Gross, casino worker union president Bob McDevitt and NJ Assemblyman Scott Rumana (R-Wayne).
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‘Gambling on New Jersey’s future’ – The debate continues

Should casinos be allowed outside of Atlantic City? What's the best way to cultivate gaming in the Garden state? How can Atlantic City survive and prosper?

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NJSPCA members will crackdown on pets left in hot cars. (humonia, ThinkStock)
NJSPCA members will crackdown on pets left in hot cars. (humonia, ThinkStock)
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Increasing awareness about animal abuse

We seem to hear a lot more about animal abuse cases these days. A New Jersey SPCA official says increased awareness about this ongoing problem has a good and a bad side.

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Governor Chris Christie announces his run for President
Governor Chris Christie announces his run for President (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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Why didn’t Christie get a bump in the latest presidential poll?

Most political pundits predicted Gov. Chris Christie would get a bump in national polls just after he formally launched his presidential campaign on June 30. In fact, the opposite happened, according to a recent poll.

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5 facts about Toms River’s Todd Frazier

While this week's Home Run Derby performance catapulted Todd Frazier to the center of the sports world, the 29-year-old's baseball talents have been well-known around the Garden State for nearly two decades.

Here five things to know about the New Jersey native as he makes his first All-Star Game start tonight

Joe Robbins/Elsa via Getty Images
Joe Robbins/Elsa via Getty Images
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Frazier, Trout bring Jersey flavor to All-Star Game

Baseball's Midsummer Classic may be held in Cincinnati, but two homegrown stars are keeping the Garden State at the center of the baseball universe.

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Scattered showers and storms on the HRRR model simulated radar forecast for July 14 at 10:00 a.m. (College of DuPage)
Scattered showers and storms on the HRRR model simulated radar forecast for July 14 at 10:00 a.m. (College of DuPage)
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Two days of showers and storms, some pockets of heavy rain

New Jersey's weather will turn unsettled and wet, with showers and thunderstorms in the forecast for both Tuesday and Wednesday.

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