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COCAINE SALE GOES AWRY IN MIDDLE, HOME INVASION IN RIO GRANDE

Middle Township Police have charged several individuals following a home invasion robbery at a trailer park in Rio Grande that followed an alleged transaction for cocaine in the Walmart parking lot.  Authorities say 35 year old Gene Britton was charged with robbery, burglary and other offenses after he broke into the home of 56 year [...]

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BAD KARMA: LIFE SIZE STANDUP OF POPE STOLEN FROM CHURCH

This probably won’t work out well for the perpetrator who did it.  Washington Township Police say someone stole a life sized cutout standup of Pope Francis from the St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.  Three women driving a white Audi took the cutout; one of the suspects was described as a 70 year old woman on [...]

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WILDWOOD CREST SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR BEACH SWEEP

Wildwood Crest is seeking volunteers to help during an annual beach sweep event.  Clean Ocean Action and Borough officials will sweep the beaches of litter and other debris during the morning hours of Saturday, October 21st.  Volunteers can register fo...

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AVALON TO CREATE MONARCH BUTTERFLY HABITAT

The Borough of Avalon is creating a Monarch Butterfly Habitat, and will locate the habitat at Armacost Park in the southern end of the community.  Mayor Marty Pagliughi presented the habitat at the recent Borough Council meeting.  It is expected to attract important pollinators who often stop in our region during their fly byes to [...]

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OCEAN CITY TO RECEIVE 1 MILLION YARDS OF NEW SAND

Ocean City will be getting a big beach fill project that begins later this month.  City officials announced that 1 million cubic yards of sand will be placed on the beaches between Seaspray Road and the 14th Street Pier.  Dunes will be rebuilt as part ...

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STONE HARBOR CLOSING LOCAL STREETS FOR ROAD REPAVING

Stone Harbor Police have announced several street closings that will be in effect for a little over a week for various street repaving operations.  Sections of Corinthian Drive, 98th Street, Sunset Drive, and 111th Street are among the streets to be re...

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