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STONE HARBOR TO APPOINT TWO POLICE OFFICERS TUESDAY

Stone Harbor is expected to appoint two police officers during Tuesday’s Council meeting.  Austin Michael Rothmans and Scott Michael Thomas, Jr. are expected to receive the new positions.  Council is also expected to authorize a new plan that wou...

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REPORT: DEMARZO WAS WRONGLY ARRESTED, PROSECUTED BY TAYLOR

Former Wildwood Mayor Gary DeMarzo was wrongly charged and prosecuted by former Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that a jury ruled late last week that Taylor erred in prosecuting DeMarzo for an alleged misus...

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MONDAY: GASOLINE TAX GOES UP IN NEW JERSEY

The price you pay for a gallon of gasoline goes up Monday in the Garden State.  Prices will rise slightly over four cents per gallon thanks to another increase in the gasoline tax imposed by the State.  The extra money will finance transportation proje...

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REPORT: LOCAL SURFER DIES OF BRAIN AMOEBA AFTER VISIT TO WAVE POOL

A 29 year old surfer from Ventnor is dead after contracting what’s believed to be a brain eating amoeba after a visit to a wave pool in Texas.  The Associated Press reports that Fabrizio Stabile died at the Atlantic City Medical Center ten days ago after a visit to Waco.  Stabile first had a severe …

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PLEASANTVILLE WOMAN STOLE STATE BENEFITS FROM DECEASED MOTHER

A 48 year old Pleasantville woman has been indicted on charges that she stole $140,000 in state benefits in behalf of her mother, who died eight years ago.  The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office announced that Diana A. Heil was indicted on charges of second degree theft by unlawful taking and another offense.  Heil could …

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SENATE WORKING ON BILL TO ALLOW CERTAIN DRUG OFFENDERS CASINO JOBS

Drug offenders looking for a second chance at casino employment are waiting for help from new legislation working it’s way through the New Jersey Senate. On Thursday amendments were made to a bill that would allow people with certain drug convictions to qualify for a casino key employee license if they complete drug court. Currently, …

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