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OPINION: There are No Throwaway Kids!

June 24, 2021

“NO THROWAWAY KIDS!” - this is the belief that underlies all the advocacy work that Camden Youth 4 Justice does. The Camden Youth 4 Justice Youth Council is a part of Youth 4 Justice NJ, which supports the 150 Years is Enough Campaign of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice. The 150 Years is Enough Campaign is fighting to transform youth justice in New Jersey by closing all ...

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Are you preparing to return to work? NJ TRANSIT is ready for you.

NEW JERSEY — The pandemic resulted in a unique work-from-home model for many New Jersey residents, with a “new normal” evolving as infection rates decline.

While some employers may intend to keep remote work options in place, a growing trend reveals many companies transitioning back to in-person workplaces.

Roadways already show evidence of rush-hour congestion as workers ...

In Season: The Best Ways to Cook NJ Sweet Corn

July 28, 2021

NEW JERSEY — New Jersey sweet corn is in season until the beginning of September. Take advantage of this local summer veggie by eating it as soon as possible after it’s picked — the sugar turns to starch as it ages.

For storage, keep fresh corn on the cob in the husk in the fridge. Once you’re ready to enjoy your corn, remove the husk and silk, wash it and try one of ...

Harambe Social Services Inc. Statement on Yasemin Uyar

July 19, 2021

NEW JERSEY – Harambe Social Services, Inc. is heartbroken by the death of Union County resident, 24 year-old Yasemin Uyar. Although there is much that we do not know about this case, what is clear is that Yasemin was a victim of domestic violence. Our thoughts are with her family and her young son, Sebastian.
 
Yasemin’s mother’s impactful statements on social media ...

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The Jaffe Briefing - July 29, 2021

TRENTON – So, yeah, masks are now “strongly recommended” indoors where there are crowds, says Gov. Phil Murphy, following the latest federal guidance. While this is a sensible request, as the COVID numbers rise in the state, not everyone is on board. Just ask super-conservative Sen. Michael Doherty, who dashed off a press release saying: “The Murphy administration ...