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STATE HANDS OUT LOCAL BRIDGE GRANTS, SOME MONEY COMING LOCALLY

The State of New Jersey handed out $47.3 million in various grants to repair bridges throughout the State, including two here in Cape May County.  $1.8 million is coming to the Middle Thorofare Bridge and the Great Channel Bridge for railing replacements and repainting.  Money is also allocated to a Fortescue Road Bridge in Cumberland …

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FREE ADS PLACED ON BACK OF LIFEGUARD STANDS IN WILDWOOD: REPORT

Free ads for an amusement pier have been placed on lifeguard stands in Wildwood, and that topic was brought up during last week’s City Commission meeting.  The Cape May County Herald reports that the explanation was the ads are part of a pilot program, and there will be a fee next year, with any business …

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BANK ROBBED IN CARNEY’S POINT, ONE SUSPECT SHOT BY POLICE

Police in Carney’s Point fired at the driver of a getaway car following a bank robbery at a branch of Fulton Bank late Monday afternoon.  Police say the bullet struck the driver as he was trying to mow down police with his vehicle.  The two bank robbers were captured by police, and the driver was …

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MAN ARRESTED FOR BREAKING INTO CREST SAVINGS BANK

A 43 year old Philadelphia man has been arrested and charged following a break in early Monday morning at the Pacific Avenue branch of Crest Savings Bank in Wildwood.  Police say Cecil Morris broke into the bank and stole an undetermined amount of money.  Morris was charged with burglary, theft, and other offenses; he was …

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PROBLEM WORSENS, ANOTHER STUDENT COMES FORWARD AT STOCKTON

A fourth victim has come forward at Stockton University alleging that she was raped at a school fraternity.  An attorney representing each of the victims expects more to come forward, and calls it quote “a systematic problem at Stockton”, according to NJ.com.  The latest victim says she blacked out and was unable to consent to …

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RAINOUT: MOREY’S WATERPARKS CLOSE MONDAY

Unsettled, wet weather has resulted in the Morey’s water parks being closed for the day Monday.  The Morey Organization announced that Ocean Oasis and Raging Waters are closed for the day due to a wet weather forecast.  Unsettled weather is in th...

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