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November 13, 2021

MONTCLAIR, NJ - An overdue book was returned to the Montclair Public Library, staff announced. This one however, unlike those tht are a day or a week late, came back nearly 43 years after the due date. "A very honest patron just returned a book that was due in 1978," staff wrote on the Library's ...

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RARITAN BOROUGH, NJ — "I hate to lose." Republican Jack Ciattarelli conceded the Governor's race Friday afternoon in his hometown of Raritan Borough. "I called Governor Murphy earlier today and congratulated him on his re-election and wished him well in serving the people of New Jersey," ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ, NEW YORK CITY — Missing East Orange teen Jashyah Moore has been found safe in New York City. Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II made the announcement in a news release late Thursday evening. Stephens said the 14-year-old is "currently safe and is being ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The search for a missing East Orange teen is continuing, and now law enforcement and an anonymous business owner have partnered to offer a $15,000 reward for information on her whereabouts. According to her mother JaShyah Moore walked to U.S. Food Market on Central Avenue in ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy’s message was simple and to the point to supporters gathered Wednesday night at Asbury Park Convention Hall. “Thank you, New Jersey!” Governor Murphy declared victory following many media outlets doing the same. His opponent, Jack Ciattarelli, has not ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Vice President Kamala Harris visited Montclair State University and Essex County College during her stop in New Jersey on Friday.  She and her team had two goals for the visit: to promote vaccines and to highlight the importance of federal funding for child care. During her visit ...

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TRENTON, NJ  – Legislation championed by Assemblywoman Angela McKnight (D-Jersey City) which expands the scope of the Law Against Discrimination (LAD) by providing protections against age discrimination by employers was signed into law by Governor Phil Murphy on Tuesday. “Discrimination of any ...

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TRENTON, NJ  – Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday that all child care center personnel will have to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be subject to regular testing up to two times per week. Under the executive order that he signed, all child care centers will have until November 1, to ...

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NEW JERSEY -- President Biden has approved New Jersey's Emergency Declaration and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State and local response efforts due to the conditions resulting from the remnants of Hurricane Ida.    According to a White House press release, this action authorizes the ...

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TRENTON, NJ — All teachers and school personnel in New Jersey will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 18 or be regularly tested, Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday.  Under Murphy's Executive Order, all pre-school through grade-12 school personnel will be ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday that refugees from Afghanistan who are fleeing the Taliban will be brought to, and cared for, at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.  The state is "honored to do our part" not only for the Afghan refugees but also out of respect for the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Although cannabis has been decriminalized in New Jersey, under federal law it remains illegal and subject to prosecution on Rutgers property and at university events, university officials said following the release of a task force report on the law’s impact. Earlier this ...

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