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MAN STEALS FEDEX VAN IN GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP

A 30 year old South Jersey man was arrested in Galloway Township on Thursday for stealing a FedEx van.  Gregorio Procopio of Lindenwold was charged with two crimes.  The incident was reported by security at AtlnatiCare Regional Medical Center. The post...

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MURPHY PUTS PEN TO PAPER, ELIMINATES CERTAIN TAX ON SHORE RENTALS

Governor Phil Murphy put pen to paper Friday and signed a new law that eliminates a tax on short term rentals at the Jersey Shore.  A special tax has been eliminated on short term Jersey Shore rentals that are actually rented by the owner of the properties.  The tax will only be charged if the …

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BARRY OUT, GOULD IN ON DEMOCRATIC FREEHOLDER TICKET

Steve Barry out, Joyce Gould in on the Cape May County freeholder democratic ticket.  The democratic party announced that Barry has dropped out of the race for health reasons, and the longtime Wildwood Crest commissioner and former mayor is Barry’s replacement.  Gould was first elected in Wildwood Crest back in 1989.  Upon his exit from …

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MURPHY TO REPEAL SHORE RENTAL TAX LAW TODAY

A very controversial rental tax on Jersey Shore properties will be repealed today by Governor Phil Murphy.  A new bill to repeal the 11.6 percent rental tax on short term vacation rental properties arranged directly by owners will be wiped out.  Murphy...

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ROUND 2 FOR OCEAN CITY’S ATTEMPT TO BUY FORMER CAR LOT

Ocean City will have a second attempt at buying the former Klause brothers car lot in the city.  Council introduced an ordinance that authorizes the governing body to get the lot through negotiations, or condemnation.  A taxpayers’ group shot down a previous attempt by the city to buy the lot, the price tag at the …

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SPORTS: CATHOLIC’S GABBY TURCO COMMITS TO COLLEGE

Wildwood Catholic basketball star Gabby Turco has made her collegiate choice.  CoastSportsToday.com reports that Turco will attend Division II St. Anselm College in New Hampshire.  Turco averaged 16 points a game for the Lady Crusaders last season. For...

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