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Hearing Loss Among Young Adults is a Growing Concern, NJSHA Warns

May 11, 2022

The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that 1.1 billion teenagers and young adults worldwide are at risk for hearing loss because of chronic exposure to loud noise.

During the pandemic, young adults were regularly using earbuds and headphones for remote learning, connecting with friends, or wearing earbuds for long periods of time for gaming and listening to music and ...

Camden Rolls Up Its Sleeves for Earth Day

CAMDEN, NJ – Tree-plantings and free giveaways aren’t enough to mark Earth Day in this gritty city.

Instead, Mayor Vic Carstarphen will mark Earth Day, starting Friday, by enlisting his community’s partners and asking residents to roll up their sleeves to improve quality-of-life in their neighborhoods.

Earth Day events begin tomorrow morning with a cleanup at Liney Ditch ...

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OPINION: State Police Chiefs Seek ‘Safety-Sensitive Employee’ Exclusion to Cannabis Law

April 20, 2022

Most states that approved the use of recreational cannabis have exclusions for those employed in “safety-sensitive” professions.  These are individuals who hold such jobs as train operators, air traffic controllers and those working on utility pipelines.  That group also includes police officers.

It is sound reasoning to have such an exclusion for the safety of ...

Obituaries

Mar 6, 1934 - Jan 8, 2022
Mary Jane (Curry) Bunge of Aberdeen, NJ passed away on January 8, 2022, at the age of 87.  ...
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The Jaffe Briefing - May 13, 2022

STATEWIDE – Gas won’t be cheap, but it will be a few cents cheaper today, as part of a clever PR stunt to show that we could all save money by pumping our own damn gas. It’s all coming from the New Jersey Gasoline, C-Store, and Automotive Association, which is listing a bunch of gas stations from Bergen to Ocean counties that will offer a price drop of about 15 cents per ...