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New Jersey

  1. street view
    The American Dream Mall Is Ridiculous Yet Not Ridiculous EnoughThey’ve stripped the dazzle paint from Xanadu.
  2. elections of 2021
    McAuliffe Cruises to Virginia Gubernatorial NominationThere were no big primary upsets in the two states holding off-year elections, but Virginia Democrats are nervous anyway.
  3. the money game
    Why a Failing New Jersey Deli Is Valued at $100 Million: A TheoryIt doesn’t make sense by any normal standards. But maybe it’s part of a larger game?
  4. new jersey
    Meanwhile, Bamboozle Sets 2023 ReturnTo celebrate the music festival’s 20th anniversary.
  5. learning
    Why Public Schools Shouldn’t Offer a Remote Option This FallIt’s bad for learning, it’s expensive, and it sends the wrong message about whether our schools are safe.
  6. first person
    I Couldn’t Imagine Being Happy. But I Could Imagine Being Carmela.I found my model for womanhood in an unlikely place: The Sopranos.
  7. oh no
    New Jersey Wept As Bruce Springsteen Was Arrested for Drunk DrivingA police officer alleged that Springsteen admitted during the arrest to taking “two shots of tequila in the last 20 minutes.”
  8. education
    ‘I Want to Meet My Teacher’A war over reopening schools has upended the progressive politics of the New Jersey suburbs.
  9. power
    The Karen Next DoorA white woman calls the police on her Black neighbors. Six months later, they still share a property line.
  10. 2020 elections
    Which House Races Still Aren’t Called?A narrowed Democratic margin in the House could swell or shrink as the last four races are eventually called.
  11. my single is dropping
    Bleachers Releases the Most Jersey Song of the YearFeaturing Bruce Springsteen!
  12. bleep
    Most Jersey Reporter Ever Tells Trump Supporter to ‘Buzz Off’ on Live TVBut it sounded like ‘F— Off.’ Really it did.
  13. where it started at
    The Story of New York Rap Can’t Be Told Without New Jersey“Sugar Hill Records is the reason why you still have hip-hop today.”
  14. road trips
    How I Became Obsessed With New Jersey Hot DogsThe Garden State aces encased meat.
  15. crime
    Did a Teen Actually Kill His Neighbor to Become ‘TikTok Famous’?The 18-year-old claims he was acting in self-defense when he stabbed his neighbor. The neighbor’s family says otherwise.
  16. extreme weather
    Isaias Wreaks Havoc on Northeast, Leaving Millions Without PowerThe powerful storm left more than 3 million without power, tornadoes were reported in at least five states, and at least five people were killed.
  17. vision 2020
    Kanye West Is Trying to Get on the Ballot in Wisconsin, a Crucial Swing StateHis unorthodox presidential campaign is also collecting signatures in Ohio, Arkansas, and West Virginia, but its earlier efforts face legal scrutiny.
  18. crime
    Everything We Know About the Shooting at a Federal Judge’s Home in New JerseyThe son of Judge Esther Salas was killed by an anti-feminist activist who was later found dead by apparent suicide.
  19. the urbanist
    The Urbanist’s Guide to the Beaches of New JerseyHow to best navigate everything from parking to beach tags.
  20. coronavirus
    12 College Students Test Positive for Coronavirus After Jersey Shore House Party“This is exactly why we can’t let our guard down now, even if it feels ‘safe’ to be at the beach.”
  21. diplomacy
    Bruce Springsteen, Dropkick Murphys to Unite East Coast With Livestream ConcertComing to you from Fenway Park.
  22. roll clip!
    SZA Blesses 20-Somethings With a Song for ‘Jersey 4 Jersey’ BenefitSolana from Maplewood, New Jersey, remembers where she came from.
  23. jersey 4 jersey
    Watch Bruce Springsteen Perform in ‘Jersey 4 Jersey’ BenefitThe Boss appropriately sang “Land of Hope and Dreams” and “Jersey Girl” with his wife.
  24. how to watch
    How to Watch Springsteen and Bon Jovi’s ‘Jersey 4 Jersey’ BenefitOr, if you’re really feeling nostalgic, why not gather around the ol’ radio?
  25. coronavirus
    New Jersey Royalty Launches Benefit Concert for the StateThat’s Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi, obviously.
  26. coronavirus
    NJ Governor Requests Expertise of 6 People Who Still Know COBOLWhy the effort to mitigate the coronavirus now means mobilizing coders who still know the decades-old programming language.
  27. coronavirus
    One New Jersey Family Has Suffered 4 Coronavirus FatalitiesThree more members of the family remain hospitalized after contracting the virus.
  28. shutdown diaries
    We Opened Our Dream Restaurant — Coronavirus Forced Us to Shut It Two Days Later“We were basically down to our last dollars before opening.”
  29. scams
    Damn, This Influencer (Almost) Pulled Off One Huge ScamKayla Massa, 22, is accused of stealing $1.5 million from her social-media followers and local businesses.
  30. crime
    3 Months Ago, a 25-Year-Old Went Missing. Her Body Was Finally Found.Everything we know about the murder of Stephanie Parze.
  31. trump impeachment
    New Jersey Congressman’s Staff Resigns Ahead of Expected Party SwitchJeff Van Drew is an anti-impeachment Democrat, for now.
  32. crime
    Everything We Know About the Jersey City ShootingThe FBI is treating Tuesday’s deadly attack on a kosher market as an act of domestic terrorism and a hate crime.
  33. the future issue
    In 2029, IRL Retail Will Live Only Inside Amusement ParksCan shopping malls rise again if they get fun?
  34. elections of 2019
    Off-Year Election Preview: Is It All About Partisanship?Unpopular Republicans struggle to win governorships in red Kentucky and Mississippi, while partisan tides help Democrats in Virginia.
  35. workplace discrimination
    ‘Empowerment Seminar’ Tells Women They Have Small, Pancake-Like BrainsAt a training seminar for female executives at Ernst & Young, women were taught how to dress modestly and appease their male colleagues.
  36. meatball mania
    Your New Favorite Meatballs Might Be in New Jersey“I like frying the meatballs hard, and then we go right in the sauce.”
  37. mysteries
    Some Brave Soul Bought the New Jersey ‘Watcher’ HouseThe owners sold it at a $500,000 loss.
  38. power
    Judge Resigns After Saying an Alleged Rapist Was ‘From a Good Family’“This young man comes from a good family … He is clearly a candidate for not just college but probably for a good college.”
  39. interviews
    Meet the Snackbeasts of Instagram“It’s just so cool that I can go to your house and open a trunk of snacks.”
  40. marijuana legalization
    Excellent Weed Legalization Bill Dies in New Jersey SenateThe bill would have wiped away the criminal records of low-level drug offenders and guaranteed licenses to small, minority-owned businesses.
  41. commuting
    This Holland Tunnel Décor Is Driving People NutsAn extremely frustrated commuter took a stand against the Port Authority’s questionable décor.
  42. 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.
  43. 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?
  44. modern heros
    American Hero ‘Has Eaten Pizza Every Day for 37 Years’Only plain.
  45. 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.
  46. 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?
  47. 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.
  48. 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.
  49. 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.
  50. new jersey
    Woman Nobly Paid for Keith Urban’s Snacks at Wawa After Failing to Recognize HimUrban is reportedly worth $75 million.
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