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Chris Christie leaves a complicated record

Reflecting on Gov. Christie's time in office, N.J. Senate President Sweeney said Christie's decision to run for president is when "everything started to turn." Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com From his earliest days in Trenton, Chris Christie clearly relished the prospect of one day having his portrait

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-17 10:49:27

Big changes in football, soccer highlight new GMC fall sports division alignments

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The Greater Middlesex Conference announced new division alignments for the fall 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons. Football, which expands from three to four divisions, and boys soccer, which expands from four to five divisions, highlight the biggest changes to the conf

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-17 18:54:50

'Nutcracker' and a Proposal - The holiday classic holds special memories for members of American Repertory Ballet

For ballet dancers, "Nutcracker" is an annual occurrence, and barely a holiday season goes by without dancing with sugar plumbs, snowflakes and giant mice. It's understandable then that after 10 years or more, dancers would have had enough of the famed Tchaikovsky ballet, but for Anna Porter Wilkes-

PACKET ONLINE - 2017-11-17 22:06:00

Police arrest 1 on gun, drug charges hours after 2 are shot

SOMERVILLE - Kaseem Stewart-Hunt, 20, of the Somerset section of Franklin Township, is facing gun and drug possession charges after being arrested hours after two men were shot on Tuesday, Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson said Friday. Kaseem Stewart-Hunt Robertson said detectives from

NJ.COM - 2017-11-17 20:30:20

Media Blitz: Week 11 High School Football Playoff Frenzy

Welcome back as MyCentralJersey.com continues with complete coverage of Week 11's Greater Middlesex Conference and Mid-State 37 Conference NJSIAA Tournament semifinal action. A full schedule of games can be found below. Final scores of those games, as well as links to stories, will be updated on thi

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-17 01:00:01

Jobs report: 2,600 new private-sectors jobs in October

The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics released data that show New Jersey added 2,600 new jobs to the market for the month of October. The majority of job creation came from the trade, transportation and utilities industry which added over 3,100 jobs in the past month. Manufacturing (1,700+ jo

NJBIZ - 2017-11-17 22:20:00

After bankruptcy, new management breathes life into Soupman

Following the recent completion of bankruptcy filings and restructuring, The Original Soupman announced that it's under new management. The new Eatontown-based team includes President Joseph Hagan, Chief Operating Officer Bryan Guadagno and Chief Strategic Advisor Mitchell Cohen. Hagan, who has been

NJBIZ - 2017-11-17 21:49:00

Weekly wrap up: NAI Hanson

Brokerage firm NAI James E. Hanson announced several leases this week. In Emerson, the brokerage's Randy Horning and Darren Lizzack announced they worked on behalf of landlord, Hudson Emerson Properties and tenant Faustini's Institute of Martial Arts and Fitness in the leasing of 2,800 square feet o

NJBIZ - 2017-11-17 21:13:00

SUNY Geneseo student sit-in protests prof's 'transphobic quiz,' college's response

Standing before a loosely-arranged horseshoe of fellow SUNY Geneseo students, Olivia Clarke recalled the daily ordeal of growing up as a trans woman. "From a very young age... we've grown up with our parents and teachers and others reinforcing this idea that who we are is negative or wrong somehow,


Ceremonies recognize those who served in York, Avon and Geneseo

Students at York Central School honored local veterans Thursday during the 8th annual Golden Knights' Veterans Day celebration. Students wore red, white and blue and filled the Veterans' Memorial Gymnasium while veterans marched in to be honored. The Honor Guard posted the colors while Scouts displa

THELCN.COM - 2017-11-15 23:01:00

170 firefighters battle fire in 6-story apartment building

NEW YORK (AP) - Firefighters are battling a large fire on the top floors of a six-story New York City apartment building. The fire started Friday afternoon on the top floor of the Harlem building. The Fire Department of New York says 170 firefighters are at the scene. There are no reports of injurie

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-11-17 21:39:18

Finger Lakes wineries thriving despite global shortage

Wine lovers listen up, you might want to stock up on the vino. Global wine production has reached a 50-year low. European countries aren't doing well right now. Bad weather in countries like Italy, Spain and France is fueling this shortage. Those countries have seen extreme frost and droughts this y

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-11-17 14:16:00

Thruway launches app with interactive map of 570-mile NY superhighway

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Finally, there's an app for motorists looking for real-time traffic and navigation assistance on the New York Thruway. The Thruway Authority on Friday launched a free app that features an interactive map that tracks your position on the 570-mile superhighway and provides traffic al

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-17 20:23:29

Love, community, and silverware: CNY books and authors

Former Curator of Collections and Interpretation at the Oneida Community Mansion House, Anthony Wonderley, has published a new book about the Oneida Community of Upstate New York. "Oneida Utopia: A Community Searching for Human Happiness and Prosperity," is Wonderley's third book after "Oneida Iroqu

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-11-17 17:30:33

Volunteers remodel veteran's home

Glen Reed gets emotional when he tells the story of how his Penfield home was remodeled recently by a team of volunteers from Home Depot Inc. and Patriot Guard Riders of New York Inc. "The best part about the whole thing," Reed said, pausing briefly to regain his composure, "is they come in here an

ROCHESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-11-17 06:53:01

From 'supporting him' to 'treasonous': Reaction to Katko's vote for GOP tax bill

U.S. Rep. John Katko has prided himself on being independent. As a Republican, he has split with his party on attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act and voted against multiple GOP budget proposals. On Thursday, he didn't buck his party. He supported a major tax reform plan pushed by President D

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-17 17:33:00

Chanute's event named Best New Rodeo by URA

The Chanute Bit & Spur Saddle Club is getting applause, far from the stands of its arena. The club, which organizes and promotes the annual Chanute Rodeo, received awards for Best New Rodeo and Best Grounds from the United Rodeo Association (URA). The award for Best New Rodeo is voted on by the top

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 02:56:00

CRDA may have to dip into savings

The board of the Chanute Regional Development Authority approved the organization's budget and appointed two new members for 2018 during Thursday evening's meeting. The board approved a budget of $154,163 for next year, funded mostly by a $120,000 allotment from the City of Chanute and $20,000 from

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 02:59:00

NMRMC expansion finishes under budget

The two-year project to expand and renovate Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center finished ahead of schedule and under budget, officials told hospital trustees Thursday. Facilities Management Officer Troy Pervin reported the third and final phase of the project had a goal to be finished by Thanksg

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 02:58:00

Boil Water Advisory issued for Allen County Rural Water District 16

TOPEKA - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for Allen County Rural Water District 16 in Allen County. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a line break resulting in a loss of pressure in the system. Failure to maintain adequate pressure m

CHANUTE TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 02:44:00