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Posted byon July 12, 2012 at 10:31 AM EDT
MCBOSS's efforts on behalf of homeless families have provided a vehicle for helping change lives and make a difference. The rapid re-housing strategy is allowing families to overcome their housing crisis more quickly and at lower cost than providing shelter or transitional housing. There is renewed hope of attaining the Mercer Alliance’s goal of ending homelessness in our community.
Posted byon June 15, 2012 at 4:35 PM EDT
A Sierra Club representative joins families at the Jersey Shore to celebrate Global Wind Day and highlight wind power's economic and environmental benefits.
Posted byon June 15, 2012 at 1:24 PM EDT
President Obama wrote a message for all Americans on a beam that will be used to build One World Trade Center
Posted byon June 5, 2012 at 2:01 PM EDT
Project REACH challenged developers to create a convenient mobile application so that local resources are available to those who need them most – our homeless veterans. The ultimate goal is to create a national platform that identifies available services such as health clinics, food kitchens, housing services, and shelters at any location around the country.
Posted byon May 10, 2012 at 4:40 PM EDT
Individuals and organizations across the country, including labor unions, environmental groups, social justice and civil rights advocates, and organizations advocating for equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, react to President Obama's support for marriage equality.
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 10:51 AM EDT
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano speaks to the Anti-Defamation League.
Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 11:33 AM EDT
Officials from Louisiana to Texas to New Jersey tweet about the need to keep student loan interest rates low.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 8:00 PM EDT
In 2011, over 600 volunteers beautified 80 sites in one day and due to their efforts, Jersey City is an honoree for the Make A Difference Day city awards.
Buffett Rule, Nuclear Security Summit, and the "Community College to Career" Tour: Deputies' DownloadPosted byon April 2, 2012 at 6:55 PM EDT
President Obama wraps up a trip to Seoul, calls on Congress to end tax breaks for the oil industry, and speaks about the Buffett Rule.
Posted byon March 28, 2012 at 2:49 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis tour community colleges that are training workers for jobs with local businesses looking to hire workers with specific skill sets.