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SOMERS POINT CONTRACTOR INDICTED BY STATE FOR “SANDY” FRAUD

A Somers Point-based contractor has been indicted on charges of taking $1.3 million in federal funding to rebuild after Hurricane Sandy and never performing the work for nearly two dozen customers.  New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino announced that Lawrence McAllister III and his wife Monica have both been indicted on charges of violating the [...]

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PINELANDS REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO CLOSE FOR REPAIRS

Pinelands Regional High School will remain closed as necessary repairs need to be made.  School officials announced that high school students will be attending classes at the junior high school until the repairs are completed.  There have been issues a...

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WORK RESUMES ON NEW SEA ISLE BOULEVARD PROJECT

Work has resumed on a County project that will result in a new, elevated Sea Isle Boulevard connecting the city to the mainland.  Sea Isle officials announced that traffic will likely be switched over to the new elevated roadway sometime in early November so fill can be brought in to elevate the other side of [...]

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TEENAGER CHARGED WITH BURGLARIZING FOUR BUSINESSES IN RIO GRANDE

Middle Township Police have charged a 19 year old Paulsboro man with breaking into four businesses in Rio Grande.  Police say Brandon D. Wilson was charged with burglarizing businesses including Oriental Nails, Game Stop, AT+T Cellular, and Rio Nails.  Rocks were thrown through some business windows to gain access during the burglaries which occurred during [...]

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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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