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UPDATE: STANDOFF ENDS IN GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP

A standoff has ended in Galloway Township.  Police say a subject who was armed with a machete ended Tuesday afternoon, ending a shelter in place suggestion from authorities.  One man was taken from the scene of the standoff. The post UPDATE: STANDOFF ...

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31 YEAR OLD MILLVILLE MAN DIES IN MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

A 31 year old man from Millville was killed Friday when his motorcycle collided head on with an SUV int he city.  Police say Raymond Garrido was killed when his bike entered the opposite lane of traffic on a curve.  Garrido was pronounced dead at the s...

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NO TOLL HIKE COMING ON GARDEN STATE PARKWAY IN 2020

There will be no toll hike on the Garden State Parkway in 2020.  The New Jersey Turnpike Authority approved a new budget Tuesday that guarantees no increase in tolls next year.  There was more traffic on the Parkway and Turnpike this year, resulting in...

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REPORT: RIFT FORMS BETWEEN DONOHUE, CLARK IN MIDDLE TWP.

Middle Township Mayor Tim Donohue has publicly called out fellow Committeeman Mike Clark courtesy of a campaign flier.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Donohue was very upset with a flier distributed in behalf of Clark that included the title “In search of white supremacy”, referring to a controversial social media post Donohue made …

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DEVELOPING: SHELTER IN PLACE IN GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP DUE TO THREAT

A shelter in place situation has developed Tuesday in Galloway Township.  There is a police standoff with a man with a machete and people are being asked to shelter in place in Atlantic Highlands.   The school district also sent out a notice saying the students are safe, but parents are not welcome at the school …

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AVALON BEACH PROJECT BEGINS, SAND PUMPED ON THE BEACH

A major beach fill project in Avalon is underway.  Sand began being pumped on the beaches of the community Friday afternoon.  Three north end beach paths are closed as Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company fills in the beaches damaged by repeated coastal...

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DENNIS TWP. TO MEET WEDNESDAY WITH PROPERTY OWNERS ALONG MAJOR ROAD

Dennis Township officials are holding a special meting Wednesday at 5:00pm to meet with property owners about some planned improvements to Dennisville Petersburg Road.  The County will be constructing a road project and it may include roadway widening, sidewalk construction, and the relocation of some utility poles.  The meeting will be held at the Senior …

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OCEAN CITY CLOSES MAJOR INTERSECTION FOR SEWER WORK

Ocean City will be closing a major intersection this week to replace sanitary sewer lines.  The intersection of Third Street and West Avenue will be closed to traffic throughout the week.  Alternate routes are being requested by Mayor Jay Gillian The p...

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