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Christie adds Maryland fundraiser to September travel - Asbury Park Press
Gov. Chris Christie will headline a fundraiser in Maryland in two weeks for the state’s Republicans gubernatorial nominee, Larry Hogan. Hogan’s campaign announced today that Christie will appear at a Sept. 17 fundraiser in Bethesda, Md. Hogan and ...
Is college worth the money? - Asbury Park Press
With college costs soaring faster than wages and plenty of opportunities available for workers who have high school degrees, more families are likely to wonder whether a college degree is worth the money. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York this morning ...
Another dump, another bill from Christie’s Bridgegate law firm - Asbury Park Press
At the start of the long Labor Day weekend came another document dump from the Christie administration. That’s when they put out news they hope will be ignored. This time it was an update of what taxpayers are paying for the law firm Christie hired to ...
Sweeney celebrates South Hunterdon school merger - Asbury Park Press
Did Gov. Chris Christie make the right decision when he dropped his appeal of the court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage? No. This case needed to be heard by the Supreme Court to add legitimacy. Yes. It would have been a waste of taxpayer money.
L.A. Mayor proposes $13.25 minimum wage - Asbury Park Press
LOS ANGELES -- Mayor Eric Garcetti proposed Monday that the city gradually raise the minimum wage to $13.25 by 2017, up from the current $9 an hour. The proposal, which would make Los Angeles' wage law among the highest in the nation, needs City Council ...
For young athletes: Don’t mess with head injuries - Asbury Park Press
For young athletes: Don’t mess with head injuries Pro soccer player Christie Rampone advises that you tell your coach and doctors what’s actually happening with your concussion. “Anything that occurs to the head is something you don’t push through ...
Concussion checklist for players, parents and coaches - Asbury Park Press
Concussion checklist for players, parents and coaches Research shows student athletes tend to minimize their concussion symptoms, so it’s important to be evaluated by a doctor or athletic trainer, says Dr. Kristine Keane, a clinical neuropsychologist and ...
Concussions require medical attention - Asbury Park Press
Concussions require medical attention Over the past decade, emergency departments have seen a 60 percent increase in traumatic brain injuries among children and adolescents related to sports and recreational activities, according to the CDC. Check out this ...
Healthy Decisions: Give kids the right fuel for school - Asbury Park Press
Healthy Decisions: Give kids the right fuel for school Start your children on a good road for the school year by providing healthy breakfasts, lunches and snacks. Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1ucnRuE
GM Idzik defends Jets’ release of Patterson - Asbury Park Press
NEW YORK — John Idzik and the Jets thought it was simply time to cut ties with Dimitri Patterson. Despite a thin secondary, the Jets cut the veteran cornerback Saturday in a move that capped a bizarre week involving a player the team had expected to be a ...