Sydney McLaughlin grew up in Dunellen, New Jersey. Community members beamed with joy following her gold-medal win in hurdles.
New Jersey's Sydney McLaughlin set a world record and won the gold medal in the Olympic 400-meter hurdles.
Prosecutors say a man is facing charges after over 100 animals were rescued from a suspected puppy mill in New Jersey.
It was once the center of African-American society in New Jersey, an institution that became home to an emerging middle class enjoying the amenities of country club life in Scotch Plains Township.