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WOODBINE GETS FEDERAL GRANT FOR FIRE TRUCK PUMPER

Woodbine has received a $44,800 federal grant to be put towards the purchase of a new fire pumper truck for its volunteer fire department.  Officials say the the funding will supplement a much larger grant the Borough received last year for the fire tr...

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LOWER TOWNSHIP MAN ARREST MAN FOR CRIMINAL RESTRAINT, WEAPONS

Lower Township Police have arrested a 29 year old Erma man for assaulting a woman with a black handgun after he exited her outside shower and fled the area on foot Saturday evening.  Police say Officer Matthew Gamble was able to arrest Jacob McCandless on charges that he assaulted the woman at her home on …

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SPORTS: LOWER STARTS GAME FRIDAY, FINISHED MONDAY WITH A WIN

Lower Cape May’s football team started a game at home Friday night, and finished the game on the road three days later, earning a win.  Lower knocked off Riverside, 54-38 in a game that was finished Monday in Riverside despite starting Friday in Lower Township, under a lightning-filled sky.  Connor Eckel tossed two touchdown passes …

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THREE CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH STABBING AT MOBILE HOME PARK IN MIDDLE TWP.

Three people have been arrested and charged in connection with a stabbing that occurred at a mobile home park over the weekend.  Police say it happened Saturday afternoon at the Rio Grande Mobile Home Park and resulted in one man being stabbed.  Charged in connection with the crime were 27 year old Harry Angstadt Jr, …

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LOCAL CHURCH TO HOST “STOP RUNNING AND START LIVING AGAIN” EVENT

A local church will be holding a “Stop Running, and Start Living Again” event at a local church.  Middle Township Police have distributed a flier that promotes the event to be be held at the Lighthouse Church later in the month.  Outstanding bench warrants will be addressed and the flier promises that no one will …

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RIGHT NOW, FLORENCE EXPECTED TO BE AN INLAND STORM AFTER MAKING LANDFALL

Right now Hurricane Florence is expected to produce more problems inland south of New Jersey than along our coastline.  The latest track has the storm being a Category 3 before it makes landfall along the southern coastline of North Carolina, probably on Thursday.  The Cape May County Office of Emergency Management held a conference call …

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COASTAL FLOOD WARNING FOR MONDAY, WHERE’S FLORENCE GOING?

A Coastal Flood Warning remains posted Monday morning by the National Weather Service.  High tide will occur around 9:00am today and moderate coastal flooding is expected in shore resorts.  There’s a chance more flooding may be in the forecast for Monday night or Tuesday.  Emergency management officials in our County will talk today about the …

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