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FRANK SIPPEL NAMED NEW MAYOR OF LOWER TOWNSHIP

Frank Sippel is the new mayor of Lower Township.  Sippel was sworn in during Wednesday night’s council meeting to replace Erik Simonsen, who has moved on to the New Jersey Assembly.  Recently Sippel has served as Deputy Mayor of the Township. The...

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CAMPER CATCHES FIRE IN OCEAN VIEW THURSDAY MORNING; OVERNIGHT FIRE IN WOODBINE

It’s been a busy night for local fire departments in central Cape May County.  Fire crews from Ocean View were called this morning to a camper that caught on fire that was sitting on a residential property.  No word of any injuries.  Overnight, the same fire department responded to a structure fire in Woodbine.  Coastal …

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POLICE IN EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT

Police in Egg Harbor Township are searching for a man who attempted to rob another man on Tuesday.  Police released a photo of the suspect who brandished what appeared to be a handgun and threatened another man in Scullville.  Police are hopeful someone in the public will recognize the suspect and report his identity to …

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FORMER NJ COUNTY GOP CHAIRMAN GETS A YEAR IN PRISON

Former Ocean County republican party chairman George Gilmore was sentenced today to slightly over one year in prison.  Gilmore was convicted last spring of federal tax evasion charges.  An appeal by Gilmore’s legal team is expected. The post FORM...

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NORTH WILDWOOD NAMES NEW DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF

North Wildwood has a new Deputy Fire Chief.  Michael Blizzard received his oath of office from municipal clerk Scott Jett during a council meeting on Tuesday. Photo courtesy of North Wildwood Police social media page. The post NORTH WILDWOOD NAMES NEW ...

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