Category: Local

Court victory for affordable housing

The New Jersey Supreme Court Wednesday delivered an important victory for tens of thousands of New Jersey families by ruling that towns were responsible for meeting housing needs which accumulated during the 16-year “gap period” when the state’s fair housing…

NYC should prepare for floods

For the first time, scientists have combined sea level rise projections with projections of changes in coastal storms to simulate future flooding and storm surge in New York City. A new NOAA Research-funded study warns that from 2054-2079, sea level…

Actor Frankie Faison to Receive Honorary Degree

Montclair State University will confer approximately 1,000 degrees to undergraduate and graduate students on January 23 during the institution’s new January Commencement ceremony at Newark’s Prudential Center. The University will also present Tony-nominated actor and longtime Montclair, N.J. resident Frankie…

Victory for fair housing

The New Jersey Supreme Court Wednesday delivered an important victory for tens of thousands of New Jersey families by ruling that towns were responsible for meeting housing needs which accumulated during the 16-year “gap period” when the state’s fair housing…