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POT DEAL REACHED: MURPHY, LAWMAKERS REACH DEAL TO LEGALIZE MARIJUANA

A deal has been reached to make pot legal in New Jersey.  Governor Murphy and state lawmakers announced an agreement Tuesday morning that will allow for the legalization of marijuana at a March 25th voting session in Trenton.  The deal includes what New Jersey really wants, money…a $42 tax will be placed on each ounce …

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SEX OFFENDER ASSAULTS 83 YEAR OLD WOMAN WITH DEMENTIA IN VINELAND HOSPITAL

A 58 year old convicted sex offender is now accused of sexually assaulting an 83 year old dementia patient in a Vineland hospital.  Authorities say Thomas Pierson of Sicklerville is accused of assaulting the woman while she lay naked in bed at Inspira Hospital in Vineland.  He is already classified as a Tier 3 sex …

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LOCAL BUSINESSWOMAN LOUISE LLOYD, 75

Local businesswoman Louise Lloyd has passed away at the age of 75.  Lloyd died last month in Florida.  Lloyd was from Cape May Court House and founded Teaberry Antiques, and ran the former Lloyd’s Offshore Restaurant.  Services will be held on Su...

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PAGLIUGHI TO RUN UNOPPOSED IN AVALON MUNICIPAL ELECTION

Avalon Mayor Marty Pagliughi will run unopposed in the May municipal election.  The deadline to submit petitions to run for office expired Monday afternoon, and Pagliughi was the only candidate seeking the mayor’s position.  Three candidates will...

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