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It’s official: Measles outbreak returns to Lakewood
Two months after an outbreak was declared over, the measles have returned to Ocean County.
Howell landowner agrees to pay homeless camp residents to leave
The agreement was announced after months of negotiations between a Lakewood businessman and the NJ Coalition to End Homelessness.
Murphy finally has deal on legal marijuana — How it would work in NJ
Don't light up just yet, though.
Ex-prosecutor says Ocean County drug recovery was corrupt
A program to give drug addicts a second chance may in fact have been shaking them down, according to a former state prosecutor.
NJ woman, homeless man plead guilty in GoFundMe scam
Two of the three people charged with scamming thousands of people across the country out of $400,000 through a GoFundMe campaign have pleaded guilty to federal charges.
Naked man exposed himself to kids outside, had child porn, cops say
Police have charged a man with being a perverted exhibitionist who also was downloading images of child sexual abuse.
Murphy’s $38.6B ‘blueprint’ – Tax millionaires, give middle class breaks
Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday delivered his second annual budget address, laying out a $38.6 billion “blueprint for the middle class.”
Jersey Shore man who wanted to bomb NYC for ISIS is sent to prison
A Point Pleasant man won't get to carry out his dream of killing "enemies" of Islam by blowing up bombs in New York City.
JetBlue celebrates Black History with poster of convicted NJ cop killer
New Jersey State Police has thanked JetBlue for apologizing and removing the poster.
Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside raises record $2.3 million — See photos
It was the 26th annual Polar Bear Plunge at Seaside.