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Is New Jersey headed for a drought? (Alexey Klementiev, ThinkStock)
Is New Jersey headed for a drought? (Alexey Klementiev, ThinkStock)
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Is New Jersey headed toward a drought?

New Jersey has not seen a soaking rain since April 20 and 21 and while the northern part of the state is the driest right now, the entire state could use a steady downpour.  

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Photo courtesy of The Lakewood Scoop
Photo courtesy of The Lakewood Scoop
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Fatal Multivehicle Accident on the Garden State Parkway in Wall

A deadly multivehicle crash on the Garden State Parkway in Wall Township Monday night has claimed the life of a North Jersey motorcyclist, according to State Police.

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Mosquitoes are back and rainfall will determine their number

One of New Jersey's most pesky warm weather insects is back - the mosquito.

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Pregnant workers don’t want extra attention, study finds

When a female worker becomes pregnant, she doesn't want "John" to take on some of her duties. She doesn't want "Mary" to go on the special business trip because she may be in better shape. According to new research, she wants to be treated exactly the same as prior to pregnancy.

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Tougher rules could be imposed for produce not grown in NJ

New Jersey agriculture officials want to crackdown on labels coining the term "locally grown" for fruits and vegetables that are not grown in the Garden State.

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Bay Head 5k (Facebook)
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Bay Head 5k kicks off summer fundraising season

For over 11 years, the Bay Head 5k Memory Run has been one of the most popular fundraising events at the Jersey Shore.

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Enhanced infrared satellite image of Tropical Depression Ana, which will slide up the East Coast today.  (College of DuPage Meteorology)
Enhanced infrared satellite image of Tropical Depression Ana, which will slide up the East Coast today. (College of DuPage Meteorology)
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Warm and humid weather continues for now

Temperatures will remain in the 80s with the chance of scattered rain for both today and tomorrow, but a big chance is coming midweek.

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New Jersey’s golf courses fighting to attract more players

Back in the late 1990s, as Tiger Woods began winning tournaments, the game of golf was more popular than ever, however, for a variety of reasons, including time commitment, cost and high degrees of difficulty and frustration, the number of people playing golf today has decreased.

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Rally in Trenton Thursday for Action on Sandy Recovery

A caravan of hundreds of Super storm Sandy victims from Ocean County will head to the New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton Thursday to rally lawmakers and Governor Chris Christie to speed up recovery efforts. 

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Why does road construction cost so much in New Jersey?

New Jersey's top transportation official said there's a host of reasons why the state is spending more money on its road system than other states spend on their state-controlled road systems.

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