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NJ releases details on mandatory Ebola screening and quarantine

northjersey.com — The state Health Department on Friday released details of New Jersey's policies for screening and quarantining travelers arriving in Newark from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa. The policy, announced a week ago by Governor Christie at a joint news conference with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, goes beyond federal guidelines.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @LindyWa: NJ releases details on mandatory quarantines for Ebola patients, will "provide assistance" to those who lose income. bit.ly/1E8zoQB

Oct 31, 2014

NJ releases details on mandatory #Ebola screening and quarantine - shar.es/107V97 via @LindyWa

Lamoriello calls booing of Salvador "unfair"; Clowe: Devils captain "a great leader"

fireandice.northjersey.com — It was first noticeable at the home opener two weeks ago when Devils captain Bryce Salvador's introduction during the pre-game festivities was greeted with a mixture of cheers and boos. The number of boos seemed to grow each of the last two home games, however, when Salvador was announced in the team's starting lineup.
Oct 31, 2014

Fire & Ice blog; Devils GM Lou Lamoriello: Booing of Bryce Salvador "unfair"; Ryane Clowe: captain "a great leader": fireandice.northjersey.com/fire-ice-1.174…

Friday flashback: Remembering Oct. 2004 Meadowlands Xanadu ceremony

blog.northjersey.com — Work continues on a daily basis at American Dream Meadowlands, with a remodeling of the exterior and extensive site preparation at the planned 639,000 square foot indoor water and amusement park complex among the key efforts. If all goes well, look for a fall 2016 opening.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @BergenBrennan: 2004 Friday flashback: Gov McGreevey, Christie Brinkley, "The Bachelor" host at a Xanadu shindig ow.ly/DDfki #surreal

Oct 31, 2014

2004 Friday flashback: Gov McGreevey, Christie Brinkley, "The Bachelor" host at a Xanadu shindig ow.ly/DDfki #surreal

Reports: Wilpon denies allegations

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Oct 31, 2014

And per multiple outlets, Jeff Wilpon responded in court today denying the allegations against him: blog.northjersey.com/mets/4414/repo…

Duda on All-Star team; roster moves

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Oct 31, 2014

Here's the scoop on Lucas Duda going to Japan for the All-Star tour and the roster moves: blog.northjersey.com/mets/4412/duda…

NJ sports betting judge’s brother has NFL ties: any conflict?

blog.northjersey.com — A sports law attorney and a New Jersey state Senator have thrown a flag at the federal judge in the sports betting case over his brother's links to the National Football League. U.S. District Court Judge Michael Shipp is the older brother of former Arizona Cardinals running back, a fine player who lasted parts of eight seasons in the league.
Oct 31, 2014

my take on Shipp Bros. of Paterson: Marcel ex-NFL player, Michael federal judge in NJ sports betting case ow.ly/DEuBW

Devils say they won't be fooled into thinking they played well by ending shootout drought

fireandice.northjersey.com — As the Devils were going 0-13 last season in the shootout, there were several games in which they played well and were the better team through the 65 minutes of regulation and overtime, but came up empty in the shootout, which made it feel like they played worse than they did.
Oct 31, 2014

Fire & Ice blog: Devils say finally ending shootout drought won't fool them into thinking they played well: fireandice.northjersey.com/fire-ice-1.174…

Christie stands firm on 'sit down, shut up'

northjersey.com — Governor Christie isn't sorry he confronted a man who disrupted him during a Superstorm Sandy anniversary event, an encounter caught on camera and one that ended when the governor told the man to "sit down and shut up." "I don't look forward to doing that stuff, but I won't shrink away from it, either," Christie said Thursday while campaigning in New Mexico.

Booker and Bell in final push for senate seat

northjersey.com — Sen. Cory Booker told supporters to contribute to other candidates because he had raised enough Friday, while Republican opponent Jeff Bell complained that his only television debate with Booker was no longer on the Internet. "You won't hear this often from a sitting senator facing re-election," Booker, D-Newark, said in an email to supporters.
Oct 31, 2014

I've got enough $, help other Dems, @CoryBooker says while @JeffBell2014 cries foul over web debate blackout owl.li/DE96g

Meadowlands lands Cane Pace in 2015

blog.northjersey.com — The Meadowlands Racetrack, which just this week was named to be the home of the 2016 Breeders' Crown - the same honor it has on Nov. 20-21 - has landed another big fish. For the first time, the first leg of the Pacing Triple Crown, the Cane Pace, will head to The Meadowlands as part of the Hambletonian Day card on August 8, 2015.

Devils playing it safe with Cammalleri, who still "doesn't feel right"; Havlat, Tootoo back skating

fireandice.northjersey.com — Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello said left wing Mike Cammalleri still isn't feeling "right" after taking an elbow to his jaw a week ago against the Dallas Stars and remains out "day to day."
Oct 31, 2014

Fire & Ice blog: Devils playing it safe with Cammalleri, who still "doesn't feel right"; Havlat, Tootoo back skating: fireandice.northjersey.com/fire-ice-1.174…

Restaurant review: The Plum & The Pear in Wyckoff

northjersey.com — Neither plums nor pears grace the menu of The Plum & The Pear, but owner George Kalivas says that wasn't the point: He just wanted a name that didn't limit his cuisine.
Oct 31, 2014

There are neither plums nor pears on the menu at The Plum and The Pear in Wyckoff, but that wasn't the point: shar.es/107DDp

Advocacy group asks courts to determine municipalities affordable housing obligation

northjersey.com — After the Council on Affordable Housing failed to adopt new rules for the development of affordable housing by the state Supreme Court's deadline, an advocacy group asked Friday that the judiciary take over the process. Fair Share Housing Center, an advocacy group focused on affordable housing, made the request.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @mjphillis: After confusion, next step on affordable housing likely with the courts: northjersey.com/news/advocacy-…

Brook Lopez out at Detroit, no timetable for return

blog.northjersey.com — EAST RUTHERFORD - Apparently, Brook Lopez has suffered a setback in his attempt to return from a sprain in his surgically repaired right foot. Lopez did not practice today and he won't play on Saturday night when the Nets travel to face the Pistons.
Oct 31, 2014

Apparently, Brook Lopez has suffered a setback as he attempts to return from sprain in his surgically repaired foot: wp.me/p23cP0-uL

The Record: Booker for Senate

northjersey.com — DESPITE THE highly partisan, often toxic atmosphere in Washington, Sen. Cory Booker recently told The Record editorial board that "my team and I have found ways to hit singles and doubles for the state." That may be because Booker knows what it means to get along with others and knows how to navigate divisions in our society that too often become obstructions to getting things done.

Christie says he's not sorry he confronted protester at Sandy event

northjersey.com — Governor Christie said during a campaign stop in New Mexico Thursday that he isn't sorry he confronted a Spring Lake man who interrupted him during a Superstorm Sandy anniversary event in Belmar Wednesday.
Oct 30, 2014

RT @dracioppi: Gubernatorial quote or ZZ Top record? “Just another day at the Ranch-O Christie” northjersey.com/news/christie-…

Oct 30, 2014

Gubernatorial quote or ZZ Top record? “Just another day at the Ranch-O Christie” northjersey.com/news/christie-…

Oct 30, 2014

Christie says he's not sorry he confronted protester at Sandy event. shar.es/10toCR

Oct 30, 2014

Chris Christie talks about his heckler: “This is New Jersey, if you give it, you’re getting it back.” goo.gl/C6iHHN

Oct 30, 2014

#GovChristie says he's not sorry he confronted protester at Sandy event - shar.es/10tmlO

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Numbers don’t add up for Jets

northjersey.com — FLORHAM PARK - Rex Ryan's defense is on its way to making history. Unfortunately for the Jets coach, it's for the fewest takeaways in one season. "I have been a part of a lot of record-setting defenses, but I never thought I would set one in futility," Ryan said.
Oct 31, 2014

Switched sports for a day yesterday and wrote about how the Jets are chasing history in a bad way: northjersey.com/sports/footbal…

Sen. Cory Booker focuses on reaching across the aisle

northjersey.com — The son of IBM executives who broke a racial barrier when they bought the home in Harrington Park where he grew up, Sen. Cory Booker said a top priority if he is reelected would be reforming the justice system to end a "failed war on drugs" that wastes tax dollars and ruins lives.
Oct 31, 2014

There's a lot here from U.S. Sen. Cory Booker on Ebola and other key issues, from @record_dc shar.es/10vMtA

Oct 31, 2014

.@corybooker: "No president has ever gotten it this bad" shar.es/10vkpK via @sharethis

Photo Galleries - NorthJersey.com

northjersey.com — Photos: LeBron James' homecoming in Cleveland spoiled by Knicks CLEVELAND - Carried onto the floor by an emotional ovation building for years, LeBron James is back where he began. He's home. Introduced to a deafening roar from Cleveland fans, James was welcomed back Thursday night by a city desperate to end a championship drought that's about to turn 50 years old.
Oct 31, 2014

In what I'm sure is the start of an exciting new career, I took a bunch of pictures in Cleveland: bit.ly/109IZHx