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TRUMP ADMINISTRATION APPROVES SEISMIC TESTING IN OCEAN

President Trump has approved some authorizations that will permit seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean in an attempt to find fuel reserves.  The measure received a blowback from key lawmakers in New Jersey, and tourism interests along our shoreline.  ...

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UPDATE: FATALITY CONFIRMED IN SEA ISLE CITY FIRE

One person is dead as a result of a fire in Sea Isle City that destroyed three duplexes.  Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland confirmed that a body was found inside the building; it was 89 year old Marie Zielinski, who was found in her apartment.  A positive identification has been determined.  The investigation is …

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ONGOING: INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO SEA ISLE FIRE

More information is expected Friday regarding a fire that destroyed three duplexes in Sea Isle City on Thursday.  Police say an elderly woman remains unaccounted for following the fire; two residents of one home were transported to a hospital with burns and smoke inhalation.  The fire scene has been secured by Sea Isle City Police …

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HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM COMCAST, HERE’S A RATE HIKE

Comcast is wishing everyone a happy new year…with a rate increase.  Comcast announced that a 3.3 percent rate increase is coming for cable, internet, and phone subscribers.  Comcast blames increasing costs for sports and other programming. The po...

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GAFFNEY RECOGNIZED FOR ACHIEVEMENTS FOR CAPE MAY

Cape May city officials took time to honor and recognize former mayor Jerry Gaffney during a public meeting on Wednesday.  Gaffney was recognized for 16 years of elected service, including two stints as mayor.  Gaffney was instrumental in the developme...

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UPDATE: ONE PERSON MISSING, TWO INJURED IN SEA ISLE HOUSE FIRE

One person is missing and two people are injured following a massive fire in Sea Isle City Thursday morning that destroyed three homes.  The individual who is still missing as of early Thursday evening is an elderly female.  Smoke from the fire was visible in Atlantic County and well offshore.  Several local fire departments assisted …

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DEVELOPING: STRUCTURE FIRE IN SEA ISLE CITY THURSDAY MORNING

There is a fully involved structure fire in Sea Isle City.  City fire crews have been called to the scene of the fire which has produced a thick black plume of smoke visible from adjacent communities, and offshore.  No word yet on the exact address of the fire or if there are any injuries; support …

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