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Peter Wolf

In Newark, the American dream is this year's sweetest Valentine

Feb 14 2015

NEWARK, N.J. For more than 200 couples who lined up in Newark, New Jersey, on a frigid Valentine's Day morning, the city's plan to sell building lots at the bargain price of $1,000 a piece was a chance to make the American dream come true.

'Cake Boss' flagship bakery to remodel but vows to stay true to its roots

Jan 18 2015

HOBOKEN, N.J. By spring, the little New Jersey shop where the "Cake Boss" got his start will have a different look, but Buddy Valastro, the self-taught master baker behind the hit reality TV show, vows the renovated store will still have "icing in the walls."

New Jersey boy dies when folding bench at school gym collapses

Jan 08 2015

After a folding bench collapsed and killed an 8-year-old boy in a gym at a New Jersey elementary school, an administrator with the school district said on Thursday there had been no previous safety issues with the benches.

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