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NEW JERSEY TO CREATE TASK FORCE TO STUDY SELF-DRIVING AUTOMOBILES

Governor Phil Murphy has signed a new measure into law that will result in the creation of a task force to study how the state should regulate self-driving automobiles.  Lawmakers say they need to come up with a plan that will allow self-driving automobiles on the roadways while at the same time protecting the safety …

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ANIMALS PERISH IN SALEM COUNTY BARN FIRE

Some animals perished, and vehicles were damaged during a late night barn fire last night in Upper Pittsgrove Township, Salem County.  State Police say the fire does not appear to be suspicious in nature, and the cause is undetermined. The post ANIMALS...

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NOT A PHILLIE, OR YANKEE: MILLVILLE’S TROUT SIGNS MASSIVE $430 MILLION EXTENSION

Millville’s Mike Trout may be able to buy the whole city if he wants it.  Trout has signed a massive 12-year extension with the Los Angeles Angels that is reportedly worth $430 million.  The contract extension essentially means Trout will not be a free agent, and will not be a member of the Philadelphia Phillies …

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FORMER UGLY MUG OWNER RALPH RANSOM, 84

Funeral services will be held on Saturday in North Wildwood for Ralph Ransom, who passed away last week at the age of 84. Ransom was the former owner of the Ugly Mug in Cape May, and he worked for decades at the former Marine National Bank.  Services w...

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SHOP WITH CASH? MERCHANTS IN NEW JERSEY MUST TAKE IT

Governor Phil Murphy has signed a bill into law that requires stores and restaurants in New Jersey to accept cash.  Some merchants only wanted to accept credit or another electronic payment, but no more.  New Jersey is only the second state to prevent ...

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SO CALLED “RAIN TAX” NOW LAW IN THE GARDEN STATE

New Jersey is sure to be the butt of some late night talk show jokes as our so-called rain tax has been signed into law.  The law allows towns and counties in New Jersey to establish stormwater utilities that could tax property owners for impermeable s...

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AVALON TO RECEIVE RESILIENCY PROJECT FROM SOUTH JERSEY GAS

Avalon will have a resiliency project courtesy of South Jersey Gas that will be completed before Memorial Day weekend.  Mayor Marty Pagliughi announced that approximately 650 Excess Flow Valves will be installed for properties throughout the community that help mitigate gas leaks and other issues during a major storm, or when a gas main is …

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