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Elizabeth High School Super Band

The marching band from Elizabeth High School was featured in The New York Times for performing in Newark as part of the media day festivities for the 48th Super Bowl. Super Bowl XLVIII takes place Sunday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.

FBI joins Christie scandal probe

STATE — The FBI is looking into the scandal surrounding Gov. Chris Christie’s involvement in holding Hurricane Sandy recovery funds hostage to approval of a Hoboken development and the George Washington Bridge shutdown. Three government bodies — the U.S. Attorney’s office,…

Christie’s Latest Sandy Scandal

Hoboken Mayor claims Christie administration tied Sandy aid to development deal STATE — Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno allegedly told Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer that Hurricane Sandy aid for the city hinged on local approval for a development project there. During…

Brown jumps into mayoral race

LINDEN — Third Ward Councilman Peter A. Brown says he is going to run for Mayor, a move some suggest could split the African-American vote that helped Fourth Ward Councilman Derek Armstead capture the Democratic nomination in 2010. SEE RELATED STORY ON…

Clean Water Action’s 28th Annual Conference

2014 Clean Water Action’s 28th Annual Conference Clean Water Action’s 28th Annual Conference at Georgian Court University in Lakewood is an annual event scheduled for March 1, which brings together citizens, organizations, students, scientists, and policymakers to discuss the most important environmental issues facing…

Atlantic Club Casino Hotel closes

ATLANTIC CITY — The 33-year-old Atlantic Club Casino Hotel closed at 12:01 a.m. Monday, costing 1,600 people their jobs as the gambling market reaches saturation levels. The casino opened in December 1980 as the Golden Nugget, then owned by gaming…