Since the days of the varsity sweater, school letters have been a symbol of accomplishment for athletes at high schools across the country. Thanks to a new law, students who take part in extracurriculars outside of sports will also be eligible to receive a letter.
New Jersey’s crowded 2017 election ballot is already taking shape, as lawmakers voted Monday to propose amending the state constitution to block settlements or awards from environmental lawsuits from being used to balance the state budget.
Penalties for manufacturing or distributing fentanyl in New Jersey would double under a proposal gaining traction after Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday issued an emergency order banning seven knock-off versions of the prescription drug used to treat terminal patients.