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  1. mysteries
    The Haunting of a Dream HouseA New Jersey family bought their ideal home. But according to the creepy letters they started to get, they weren’t the only ones interested in it.
  2. 2018 midterms
    Robert Menendez Is Testing New Jersey’s Tolerance for SleazeDespite lurid corruption charges, the Democrat is still favored to win his Senate race. But will voters have last-minute doubts?
  3. modern heros
    American Hero ‘Has Eaten Pizza Every Day for 37 Years’Only plain.
  4. 2018 midterms
    Why New Jersey’s Menendez Could Be Democrats’ Midterm Achilles’ HeelNew Jersey is a very blue state, but Bob Menendez is in some peril against a deep-pocketed opponent after a long corruption trial.
  5. eggs eggs eggs
    You Can Find One of the World’s Great Egg Dishes in Jersey CityWhat’s not to love about an omelette swimming in coconut gravy?
  6. 2018 midterms
    House GOP Runs High Risk in California, New Jersey, New York With Tax Bill 2.0A lot of competitive House races are in the three states where loss of the SALT deduction really made suburban swing voters mad.
  7. criminal justice reform
    California Abolishes Cash Bail Despite Criticism From Left and RightSome conservatives warn abolishing cash bail will cause a crime wave, while some liberals fear judges will just lock defendants up with no recourse.
  8. taxes
    Feds Crack Down on Blue-State Workarounds of Trump Tax Reform Deduction LimitsIt’s part of an ongoing GOP effort to hit coastal “elites” with the bill for reducing high-end taxes. But blue states are still trying to fight back.
  9. new jersey
    Woman Nobly Paid for Keith Urban’s Snacks at Wawa After Failing to Recognize HimUrban is reportedly worth $75 million.
  10. food fight
    A Customer Was Served Cod With a Worm — So Why Is the Restaurant Mad at Him?He posted a video of the creepy crawler, after getting an apology and comped meal.
  11. memorials
    There Could Be an Anthony Bourdain Food Trail in New JerseyIt would include restaurants he visited on Parts Unknown.
  12. Why the Supreme Court Just Opened the Doors to Legal Sports Betting in AmericaIt has a lot to do with the Tenth Amendment.
  13. original video
    Milena and the Technicolor Dog CoatSome dog owners go beyond the extra mile to style their pets.
  14. ‘Pooperintendent’ Found Defecating on New Jersey High School TrackAfter finding human feces on the track nearly every day, school officials discovered that the local schools superintendent was leaving it behind.
  15. Chris Christie Sticks It to New Jersey One Last Time With Pricey PortraitThe ex-governor’s official portrait will cost three times more than the last three gubernatorial portraits combined.
  16. encounter
    Talking Feminism With the Queen of the Lyndhurst, New Jersey, Medieval TimesErin Zapcic went from “bar wench” to Queen Doña Maria Isabella.
  17. Menendez’s Popularity Bounces Back After Corruption Charges DroppedThe recently embattled New Jersey senator now looks like a heavy favorite for reelection.
  18. The Anti-Trump Movement Has Already Made Profound Progressive ChangeProgressives have revolutionized criminal justice in Philadelphia, and are on the cusp of passing a long list of vital reforms in Washington state.
  19. The GOP House Exodus Continues: New Jersey’s Frelinghuysen RetiringFacing the toughest challenge of his career, the scion of one of America’s longest political dynasties is headed for the exit.
  20. real estate
    ‘Urine-Soaked’ NJ Condo May Also Have Rats NowBut it sounded so nice!
  21. Justice Department to Retry Senator Menendez in Corruption CaseThis complicates his reelection plans.
  22. indignities
    Chris Christie Is No Longer a VIPHe was turned away from the special entrance at Newark airport.
  23. New Jersey Governor Vows to Legalize Weed, Cuomo Promises to Think About ItPhil Murphy pledged to legalize weed in his inauguration speech. Meanwhile, Andrew Cuomo announced the formation of a panel to study the issue.
  24. High-Tax States Designing Workarounds to Blunt GOP Tax Bill ImpactIn C.A., N.Y., and N.J., Democratic pols are designing “charitable contribution” schemes to maintain federal tax breaks eliminated by Trump bill.
  25. Chris Christie’s Hard-Earned Unpopularity Is His Most Enduring LegacyChris Christie thinks the failure of his presidential campaign tanked his popularity back home. It’s more like the other way around.
  26. teens these days
    How Nearly 1,000 Teens Caused Chaos at a Mall in New Jersey After ChristmasThey kicked doors and went up the escalator the wrong way.
  27. Thanks to GOP Tax Bill, Homeowners Rushing to Prepay Property Taxes Before 2018New restrictions on the deductibility of local property taxes are driving many homeowners to pay early and get the deduction one more time.
  28. bad santas
    Hoboken’s SantaCon Was Even Worse Than New York’sThe police chief tweeted the 17 arrests.
  29. jesus christie
    Chris Christie’s Successor Took a Hilarious Beachgate PhotoAnd Christie was pissed.
  30. niche drama
    This Ice Cream Shop Is Changing Their Controversial Sexy Cow LogoTheir manager also quit over the whole affair.
  31. whacked
    Real-life Sopranos Club Busted for Mafia TiesBada Bing!
  32. niche drama
    This Sexy Cow Logo Is Tearing a New Jersey Town ApartResidents are not happy with Dairy Air Ice Cream.
  33. grocery wars
    People Are Forming iPhone-Length Lines to Get Into a New Grocery ChainGerman discount grocer Lidl has found many fans in the U.S.
  34. Chris Christie Didn’t Fetch McDonald’s for Donald Trump. Or Did He?An ex–Trump aide made up the story to embarrass the governor.
  35. Blue-State Republican Revolt Over Tax Bill Could Come Back to Haunt GOPThe House tax bill passed easily, but Republicans from three high-tax states voting no could cause problems down the road.
  36. Mistrial in New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez’s Corruption TrialThe lawmaker was accused of trading political favors for lavish gifts and campaign donations.
  37. openings
    Marcus Samuelsson Is Opening a Neighborhood Hangout in NewarkExpect clam pizza, crab spaghetti, and a classic burger at Marcus B&P.
  38. tipping
    Restaurant Adds 18 Percent Tip to Tables of TeensA mom is protesting it because her daughter paid 90 extra cents.
  39. Democrats Gain State Government ‘Trifectas’ in New Jersey and WashingtonIn what could be an appetizer for 2018, Democrats began chipping away at GOP dominance of state governments.
  40. New Jersey Election Preview: Dems Quietly on the Road to a Unified GovernmentThe intense unpopularity of both Chris Christie and Donald Trump in New Jersey made a Democratic victory this year inevitable.
  41. real estate
    New Jersey Luxury Condo Reportedly Plagued By Urine“There were urine bottles falling out of the ceiling.”
  42. Race-Baiting 2017 GOP Campaigns Could Infect the 2018 ElectionsThe racist campaigns the GOP is running in Virginia and New Jersey could spread everywhere next year.
  43. House Narrowly Passes Budget, But Trouble’s Ahead on TaxesThe very close vote shows that the SALT deduction issue is a serious problem.
  44. New Polls Show Crazy End to 2017 Elections Is PossibleThe GOP is threatening to win in newly blue Virginia, while a Democrat is doing well in deep-red Alabama. Clear lessons from 2017 may be hard to find.
  45. food crimes
    For Unclear Reasons, Someone Is Selling Fireball-Flavored BagelsIt has a Fireball glaze, for twice the Fireball!
  46. pizza wars
    Times Critic Says New York’s Best Pizza Is in New JerseyHe awards three stars to Jersey City’s Razza.
  47. Chris Christie Didn’t Lose Potential Sports-Radio Job, He QuitFollowing a report that WFAN isn’t interested in having him replace Mike Francesa, Christie countered that he took himself out of the running.
  48. Lawmaker Trolls Christie With Bill Allowing Public to Rent Beach HouseOne Democrat in Trenton wants to make sure Beachgate stays in the news.
  49. Chris Christie Auditioning for WFAN Sports Talk-Radio Gig Next WeekCan Chris from Trenton replace Mike Francesa, the Sports Pope?
  50. Christie Staying at Governor’s Beach House in Closed Park During State ShutdownChristie claimed he “didn’t get any sun” personally, but photos show him sitting on the beach with his family.
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