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CESSNA PLANE CRASHES INTO REAR OF HOME IN WOODBRIDGE, PILOT MISSING

A Cessna plane that took off from Virginia this morning crashed into the rear of a home in a residential section of Woodbridge Tuesday afternoon, causing a big fireball that was seen for miles.  Officials say the pilot of the plane is still missing; no one was at home at the time of the accident.  …

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FIRST DISTRICT LEGISLATORS DEBATE STATE, LOCAL ISSUES

Candidates for three legislative seats in our First District debated last night in Cape May Court House in a debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters and Coastal Broadcasting Systems.  Topics debated included those effecting seniors, security in the region, and the democrats’ voting record on various tax issues.  Republican senate candidate Mike Testa …

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ONE SHOT DEAD IN ATLANTIC CITY MONDAY NIGHT

One person was shot to death in Atlantic City Monday evening.  Police say it happened near Ohio and Hummock avenues before 8pm.  Police have not released the victim’s name, and a suspect is not in custody at this time. The post ONE SHOT DEAD IN A...

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COUNTY: CHECK HALLOWEEN BAGS FOR NON-CANDY THIS YEAR

The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office is asking residents to be especially vigilant with checking Halloween bags this year.  A bag of suspected heroin wound up in a bag from a Trunk or Treat event in Rio Grande over the weekend, and a lab analysis discovered that the bag contained the drug.  Prosecutor Jefferey Sutherland …

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BEACH BOXES TURN IN TO BIG BUSINESS FOR WILDWOOD

Beach boxes have turned in to big business on the Wildwood beach.  City officials say the four foot by four foot storage systems saw revenue increase by 42 percent during the past summer season.  Wildwood has an agreement with Wildwood Crest on the box...

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LOCAL DEMS PUSH NEW BILL TO BENEFIT NEW JERSEY VETERANS

Local democratic lawmakers were in Wildwood Monday to push for a package of new bills that benefit veterans in southern New Jersey.  The new measures would expand the property tax deduction to all New Jersey veterans, and allow vets to get special lice...

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TAXI STRIKES PEDESTRIAN IN ATLANTIC CITY

A pedestrian was struck by a taxi cab Saturday night on Pacific Avenue in Atlantic City.  City police say a 60 year old man was struck by a car while crossing the street.  His injuries are not believed to be life threatening. The post TAXI STRIKES PEDE...

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