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Four Lakewood men arrested in sweeping raids for welfare fraud were faced with two options, repay everything they owe or head to prison. They chose option one.

On a yearly basis, Jersey law enforcement collects up to 1,500 rape kits from women who want to preserve DNA evidence of their perpetrator. But what happens with these kits once they're collected is essentially a mystery. Legislation advancing in Trenton aims to provide some answers.

A class of Toms River East High School journalism students are bringing the magic of the Christmas season to a class of first graders in Montville who were recently told by a substitute teacher that Santa doesn't exist.