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CONTRACTOR STEALS NEARLY A HALF MILLION DOLLARS IN SANDY REPAIR MONEY

A contractor from Ocean County will be sentenced in four months for his role in stealing nearly a half million dollars from property owners who counted on him to repair homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy.  50 year old George LaRosa will be ordered to make restitution and likely serve a few years in prison for  …

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WILDWOOD POLICE CHIEF GRADUATES FBI NATIONAL ACADEMY

Wildwood Police Chief Robert Regalbuto graduated from the FBI National Academy in Virginia last Friday.  The police department announced that 255 law enforcement officers graduated from the academy this year.  The program includes ten weeks of advanced...

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REAL ID IDENTIFICATIONS AVAILABLE SOON IN NEW JERSEY

New Jersey is ready to roll out its Real ID system through the Motor Vehicle Commission.  Starting in 13 months, a Real ID or a passport will be needed to board commercial domestic flights.  The Commission is adding 209 new full time workers next year ...

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AUTHORITIES BELIEVE BRIDGETON GIRL WAS ABDUCTED

Authorities have issued an Amber Alert, suggesting that a five year old Bridgeton girl who has gone missing was actually abducted.  The search is on for Dulce Maria Alvarez, who went missing on Monday.  Rescue teams and volunteers have been scouring the area for the little girl, but to no avail.  Police say a man …

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REF IN BUENA WRESTLING FLAP BENCHED FOR TWO YEARS

The referee who forced a Buena wrestler to cut his dreadlocks in order to compete in a match has been suspended for two years.  The New Jersey Division of Civil Rights ordered that the referee not officiate any matches for the next two seasons.  The fi...

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