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Lack of Blood Donations in NJ Resulting in National Shortage
“There is a blood emergency right now. I mean, it is very critical,” said Alana Mauger, a spokeswoman for the Red Cross. “We are at the point where we are sending blood to hospitals faster than donations are coming in.”
New Jersey is Safe — But Expensive, Survey Finds
New Jersey is the 18th safest state overall but only the 37th safest when it comes to finances, a study by Wallethub has found.
Thousands Across NJ Will Protest Immigration Policy on Saturday
At least 16 protests will be held in New Jersey on Saturday to protest President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy on illegal border crossings.
NJ Residents ‘Touched By Epidemic’ More Concerned About Opioids
The vast majority of New Jerseyans consider opioid addiction to prescription pain medication to be a “serious problem” in the state and in their own communities.