David Madden

(A parade marched from the VA Medical Center to the adjacent Woodlands Cemetery for Veterans' Day ceremonies.  Photo by David Madden)

Veterans Medical Center, in West Philadelphia, Honors Those Who Served

Amid the traditional speeches, parades, and wreath-laying ceremonies came an acknowledgement that the present-day Veterans Administration has fallen short of its vow to serve those who served our country.

11/11/2014

(credit: NJ Department of Agriculture)

Burlco Teen—Who Has Never Lived On A Farm—Is NJ’s 12th Agricultural Fair Ambassador

A Burlington County teenager will juggle her schooling and social life with some new responsibilities for the next year, while she serves as New Jersey’s Agricultural Fair Ambassador.

11/09/2014

(New Jersey governor Chris Christie emerges from voting on November 4, 2014.  Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/ Getty Images)

GOP Midterm Victories Portend Good Things For Christie, Notes Political Expert

Montclair State University professor Brigid Harrison believes Christie’s out-of-state efforts have given him the chance to cash in on some political IOUs down the line.

11/08/2014

(photo provided by Katelyn Tumino, KCSA Strategic Communications)

California Native American Tribe Gets Okay To Operate Online Gambling Site In New Jersey

Pala Interactive, a Native American tribe based just outside San Diego, is teaming up with the Borgata to offer Internet gaming in New Jersey.

11/07/2014

(Margate's dunes, in Sept. 2013.  File photo by CBS3)

Margate, NJ To Oppose State-Mandated Dunes Enhancement Project

Voters in this South Jersey town this week approved a move for the municipality to oppose a plan by the State of New Jersey to install protective dunes on the beaches.

11/06/2014

(Photo by David Madden)

Gloucester County, NJ Session Aims To Arm Parents Against ‘Cyber Predators’

County health officials brought in homeland security experts who shared what they know about pedophiles and cyberbullies.

11/05/2014

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No Real Election Day Surprises In The Garden State

Democrat Cory Booker earned his first full term in the US Senate. In the house, Republican Tom MacArthur outdistanced Aimee Belgard to succeed Jon Runyan in a bitter, expensive race.

11/05/2014

(A polling place in Cherry Hill, NJ.  File photo.  Credit: CBS3)

In New Jersey, Races in US Senate and House Top Today’s Ballot

There are several races of interest today in New Jersey.

11/04/2014

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2 Year Anniversary Of Sandy Has Some People Talking About How Far NJ Has (And Has Not) Come In The Aftermath

The Monmouth University Poll found a majority of state residents feel New Jersey is still rebounding from Sandy.

11/02/2014

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Survey Finds Many NJ Businesses Having Difficulty Providing Health Care Insurance For Employees

There’s good and bad news in the report from the New Jersey Business and Industry Association.

11/01/2014

(File photo:  students outside the Temple University Student Center.)

Some Philadelphia Area Universities Banning Or Canceling Trips To Ebola-affected Countries

Temple University, for example, has issued a directive to students, faculty, and staff that indefinitely bans school-sponsored travel to three West African nations.

10/30/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Poll Suggests Efforts To Turn AC’s Image Around Not Working As Well As Proponents Might Hope

A new poll suggests that New Jersey residents don’t have a lot of faith in efforts to turn Atlantic City’s economic situation around.

10/26/2014

Sean Dalton (credit: Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office)

New Chair At County Prosecutors Association Of New Jersey Hails From Gloucester County

Longtime Gloucester County Prosecutor Sean Dalton has taken the reins of the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey and has some plans for his one year term in that position.

10/25/2014

(Photo by David Madden)

First Responders in Camden County Get Updated Training About Ebola Threat

More than 200 people showed up at Camden County College, where doctors from Cooper University Hospital dispensed the latest information — which keeps changing.

10/23/2014

(The New Jersey state capitol, in Trenton.  File photo by KYW Newsradio)

NJ Lawmakers Eye Improvements For Plight of Female US Military Vets

One out of every five new recruits is a woman. They constitute 15 percent of the American military.

10/22/2014

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