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Regional Briefs – November 18, 2019

Audit: NY Must Improve Notifications About Group Home Abuse ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – A state audit is calling on New York to do better at notifying parents of abuse and…

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Regional Briefs – November 17, 2019

NJ Adds 10,000 Jobs But Jobless Rate Climbs To 3.2% TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey added more than 10,000 jobs in October, though the jobless rate rose from 3.1%…

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Regional Briefs – Novenber 14, 2019

Catskill Aqueduct Shut Down For 10 Weeks of Repairs NEW YORK (AP) – New York City has begun a 10-week shutdown of the Catskill Aqueduct to allow repairs of the…

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Regional Briefs – November 13, 2019

Lawmakers Open NJ Transit Probe With Hearing at Terminal HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) – New Jersey lawmakers probing the state’s transit agency are holding their first hearing at the site of…

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Felder Criticizes de Blasio Over Special Ed Funding

The de Blasio administration has not been meeting its legal requirements to provide mandated funding for special-needs children, alleges state Sen. Simcha Felder, and he urges the mayor to bring…

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