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THREE DEAD IN SOUTH JERSEY HOTEL ROOM, SUSPECTED OD

Three people were found dead in a South Jersey hotel room Thursday, all the victims of a suspected drug overdose.  Police were called to The Wingate in Vorhees Township and discovered the three people dead inside the room.  The three people did not show up for work, and police were called to check on their …

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ELECTRIC BILLS GOING DOWN STATEWIDE THIS SUMMER

You will be paying less for the power you use later this year.  The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities approved various rate reductions for energy suppliers during a meeting last week.  Atlantic City Electric customers will enjoy a 4.65 percent reduction in their bills, which will save the average customer about six dollars per …

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LOCAL ATTORNEY FREDERICK SCHMIDT JR, 73

Funeral services will be held next Saturday in Middle Township for local attorney Frederick Schmidt, Jr. who passed away at the age of 73.  Schmidt practiced law in Cape May County and previously hosted a talk show that appeared on a Coastal Broadcasting Systems radio station.  Donations in his memory can be made to Shriners …

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COAST GUARD MEDIVACS MAN WITH CHEST PAINS OFF BOAT

The United States Coast Guard medivaced a man off a fishing boat who was experiencing chest pains.  The airlift was performed about 90 miles off the coast of Atlantic City on Thursday afternoon.  The 51 year old man was on board the 73-foot fishing boa...

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