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It’s been almost two years since Mark Zuckerberg pledged $100 million to improve Newark schools. The foundation CEO explains what's been done with the grant money thus far.VIDEO
New Jersey DEP Commissioner says the organization is investigating ways to cope with rising sea levels and flooding, as well as improve air quality and keep state parks open.VIDEO
The Brooklyn Tech Alumni Foundation recently raised $20 million for the school. As education funds are cut, alumni are providing funds for training, equipment and more.
The Cornell-Technion campus on Roosevelt Island won't be operational until 2017, but Cornell is moving full steam ahead with plans, with students arriving in the fall.VIDEO
Not a single slot will be lost or school aide laid off as a result of this year’s budget deal.
Advances in the nanotechnology field are making their way into everyday life. Area scientists agree that the public should learn about nanotechnology's applications.VIDEO
A look at what the New York State Legislature did and didn't pass this year.VIDEO
A survey by Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey found that parents realize their home medicine cabinets are an access point for drugs.VIDEO
Many doctors say a new system designed to curb prescription drug abuse could keep pills out of the hands of people in serious pain.