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BEAR HUNTING UNDERWAY IN NORTHERN NEW JERSEY THIS WEEK

It’s time to hunt for bear in the Garden State.  The black bear hunt got underway Monday and is now open to hunters with bows and arrows.  Rifle hunters can participate on Thursday and Friday.  The bear hunt is restricted to five zones, none of w...

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TUESDAY IS YOUR LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE

Tuesday is your last day to register to vote in the State of New Jersey.  Offices in all 21 counties will remain open until 9:00pm so you can register to vote in the upcoming elections.  Locally, all three legislative seats, two freeholder seats, and v...

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NO FISH STORY: FIVE YEAR OLD CATCHES 300 POUND SUNFISH

This is no fish story..a five year old boy reportedly helped his family catch a 300-pound sunfish while canoeing in Lavallette Sunday.  NJ.com reports the boy got the bite on the big fish, and his family helped reel it in.  The family eventually releas...

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NEW JERSEY STATE POLICE ID GIRL KILLED ON CARNIVAL RIDE

New Jersey State Police have identified the little girl who died over the weekend on a carnival ride as ten year old Hailey McMullen of Deerfield Township.  McMullen was ejected from the “Xtreme” amusement ride during a carnival and died of her injuries less than two hours later.  So far no word on any confirmation …

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WOMAN AT CENTER OF WILDWOOD BEACH FIGHT FILES SUIT

A 22 year old Philadelphia woman who was at the center of a big beach fight in Wildwood that garnered national attention has did the expected and filed suit.  Emily Weinman filed suit in federal court against two police officers and the city.  Weinman was accused of hitting and spitting on officers before she was …

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AVALON BEACH FILL COULD BEGIN THIS WEEKEND

A beach fill project that is expected to place over a half million cubic yards of sand on Avalon’s north end beaches is expected to begin this weekend.  The beach fill is a partnership involving federal and state agencies and will restore Avalon&...

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COLUMBUS DAY ARRIVES, MOST SERVICES ARE CLOSED

The Columbus Day holiday arrives Monday, and about the only thing that will be open is the stock market.  Most banks, government offices, the United States Postal Service, and the Motor Vehicle Commission are all closed on Monday.  UPS and FedEx will s...

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