New Jersey’s legal smoking age will rise from 19 to 21 years of age on November 1at. Governor Christie signed the new legislation into law just before the weekend. Only California and Hawaii also have similar age restrictions. ##
The number of deaths in New Jersey attributed to drug overdoses spiked by about 20 percent in 2016 over the prior year. A study by NJ Advance Media shows that there were likely 2,100 deaths attributed to heroin, opioids and other drugs in the Garden S...
Tuition is going up this year at Rutgers University. School officials announced a 1.85 percent increase in tuition this year, putting the average bill at $14,638. Rutgers is also increasing fees charged for room and board.
A 12 year lost her life on Monday, one day after being pulled from the surf by lifeguards in Sandy Hook. Officials say the girl was unresponsive when she was pulled from the ocean just as lifeguards were ending their service for the day on Sunday.