By Raquel Reichard | 02/09/2017 - 09:58
New Jersey boy Joe Maldonado has become the first openly transgender member of the Boy Scouts.
By Raquel Reichard | 09/29/2016 - 11:56
A New Jersey Transit train crashed into the Hoboken station Thursday morning, leaving at least one dead and up to 100 hurt.
By Raquel Reichard | 04/14/2016 - 11:12
A new study out of Seton Hall University’s School of Law reveals just how rampant racial profiling is in one New Jersey town's police force.
By Emmanuel Ureña | 09/23/2015 - 17:17
A Passaic, NJ, police officer has become the focus of a citywide protest against police harassment after a YouTube video made its rounds online over the weekend.
By Amy Rubio | 04/30/2015 - 12:58
While some states like California have taken progressive approaches when it comes to immigration, others like Ne
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 05/02/2013 - 17:54
A criminal complaint revealed that Mexican women were forced to have sex with 25 farm workers a day in rural New Jersey at a rate of $30 for fifteen minutes. The report also states that 13 people have been charged with smuggling women into the US and forcing them to have sex.
By Samantha Leal | 03/26/2013 - 10:56
What a lucky guy! The winner of the $338 million Powerball jackpot, 44-year-old Pedro Quezada of New Jersey, told media that his first priority will be helping out his family. He was validated as the winner at the Eagle Liquors store on Monday afternoon, the same store where he bought the ticket.
By Samantha Leal | 09/07/2012 - 09:40
While many states debate the availability of public benefits for undocumented immigrants who qualify for Obama's executive order, some states have already been denying certain state benefits, including in-state tuition and scholarships, to American citizens who are the children of undocumented immigrants, reports the New York Times.
By Jill Pankow | 02/27/2012 - 11:20
High School social studies teacher Silvia Moya inspires dozens of students every day. Teaching is not only this Ecuadorean’s dream, but her passion! It is through her own dedication that she is able to motivate other young people to reach beyond what they ever thought possible to accomplish goals they never knew they had. It is because of Silvia’s hard work and unrelenting commitment to making a difference that she has been selected as our inspiring young Latina this week!