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NJ Students Buy Ill Classmate A Robot

Students at a New Jersey Catholic school are showing their love for a classmate who's been out of school battling Hodgkin's Lymphoma since last December.  Twelve and 13-year-olds at St.  Bartholomew's in East Brunswick bought Tyler Knurek a robot called V-Go so he can be with them at school or on field trips without actually…

Over 30 People Injured Following NJ Bus Crash

More than 30 people are being treated at six hospitals for what police are calling "minor" injuries following a dramatic crash in South Jersey. A tour bus, operated by Eagle bus, collided with a tractor-trailer at about 12:30 this morning on the New Jersey Turnpike in West Deptford, south of Philadelphia. It was on its…

Wildwood Votes To Ban Boardwalk Smoking

Days of smoking on the boardwalk in Wildwood are likely numbered.  An ordinance received the final approval yesterday at a City Council meeting.  The ban would begin next year.  Supporters say cigarettes pose health and safety risks, including trash can fires.  North Wildwood is also considering a ban on butts.  That final vote is set…

CDC Says Crypto Outbreaks Linked To Swimming Pools Have Doubled

Swimming is America's most popular summertime activity but it can cause health issues if pool water isn't kept safe and clean.  The number one issue is a parasite called cryptosporidium which can be spread in water contaminated by fecal matter.  The CDC says the number of outbreaks linked to swimming pools has doubled in just…

Multi-Million-Dollar Marijuana Operation Busted In Middlesex County

Two men are facing felony drug charges after Metuchen Police busted a multi-million-dollar marijuana growing operation in Middlesex County.  Eddie Chan of Monroe and Albert Chan of Queens were allegedly getting 16 pounds of pot ready to be sold at a Metuchen warehouse when they were arrested on Monday.  Authorities say they also seized more…