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NO WINNERS LAST NIGHT IN MEGA MILLIONS LOTTERY

There were again no winners in last night’s Mega Millions multi-state lottery jackpot.  The top prize for Friday night’s drawing will be $336 million.  If there is one winner and the cash option is selected, it will pay $195 million. The po...

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HILLARY CLINTON COMING TO NJ TO BOOST MENENDEZ

Hillary Clinton is coming to New Jersey next month in an attempt to raise money for Senator Robert Menendez.  Clinton will attend a fundraising event in Jersey City on October 15th; the top price for a ticket is $5,400. The post HILLARY CLINTON COMING ...

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HILLARY CLINTON COMING TO NJ TO BOOST MENENDEZ

Hillary Clinton is coming to New Jersey next month in an attempt to raise money for Senator Robert Menendez.  Clinton will attend a fundraising event in Jersey City on October 15th; the top price for a ticket is $5,400. The post HILLARY CLINTON COMING ...

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REPORT: STATE CRACKS DOWN ON CRAFT BREWERIES

Craft breweries around the Garden State are getting a new set of rules.  NJ.com reports that the new set of rules will clearly define what the breweries can, and cannot do.  Among the changes..breweries will be allowed to hold only 25 special nights th...

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CAPE MAY, ATLANTIC COUNTIES TOP TWO CATEGORIES IN NJ OPIOID REPORT

New information was released on Tuesday by the Department of Law and Public Safety and NJCARES, showing the number of drug overdose deaths in New Jersey on the rise, despite a dramatic drop in the number of filled opioid prescriptions. In 2017, Cape May County saw the most opioid prescriptions dispensed per resident, while Atlantic …

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KEY WITNESS TESTIFIES IN KAUFFMAN MURDER TRIAL

The man who found April Kauffman murdered in her home testified on Tuesday in court.  William Gonzalez was the first to find Kauffman slain in the home she shared with her husband.  The defense passed on an opportunity to interview Gonzalez; testimony ...

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NOT YOUR IMAGINATION: MORE SKEETERS AROUND NOW

It is not your imagination, there are many more mosquitoes around this time of year than before.  The Cape May County Health Department announced it’s battling a surge in the so-called Eastern Saltmarsh Mosquito, which may have thrived recently in the northern confines of Cape May County.  Additional spraying by truck will be conducted as …

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ECONOMIC INDICATORS POINT TO BANNER 2018 SUMMER SEASON FOR ATLANTIC CITY

Atlantic City tourism officials say that based on the data for 2018, the resort had it’s best summer in recent years. According to data reported in The Press of Atlantic City, visitors to the resort increased by more than 260,000, casino employees increased by nearly 6,700 and gaming revenue was up by $54.8 million. Toll …

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WILDWOOD POLICE BUST TWO, CRYSTAL METH FOUND IN CAR

Two people have been arrested after Wildwood Police found crystal meth and other drugs inside their vehicle early Saturday morning.  Police say 33 year old Gary Nelson of Cape May Court House and 28 year old James O’Conner of Toms River were both...

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