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ATLANTIC COUNTY M AN CHARGED WITH CHILD SEX ABUSE

A 41 year old Atlantic City man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a child over a period of several years. Atlantic County prosecutors announced that charges have been filed against Santos Blanco who allegedly assaulted the child a...

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CALIFORNIA FUGITIVE ROUNDED UP BY NORTH WILDWOOD POLICE

North Wildwood Police arrested a 35 year old man who was a wanted fugitive from California. Police responded to a a. burglary at a residence earlier this week on Delaware Avenue and arrested Robert L. Portune who was wanted on weapons charges. Two others were also arrested, 21 year old Jonathon Reyes of Green Creek [...]

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MURPHY’S LEAD IN GUBERNATORIAL RACE SHRINKS OVER GUADAGNO

Democrat Phil Murphy’s lead in the gubernatorial race is shrinking quickly. A new poll conducted by Fox News shows that Murphy’s lead over republican Kim Guadagno has fallen to just 13 percent after he enjoyed a 20 percentage point lead. The Fox News poll shows that one out of every five voters in New Jersey [...]

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CAPE MAY COUNTY’S FIRST FREE FLU SHOTS TO BE OFFERED MONDAY

The Cape May County Health Department will begin offering free flu shots to residents starting next Monday with an event at the main branch of the County Library System. The County will be offering several free sessions in the coming weeks with events to be held in Woodbine, Wildwood Crest, Ocean City, Upper Township, and [...]

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MAN WHO WON POWERBALL CHARGED WITH CHILD SEX ASSAULT

49 year old Pedro Quezada of Wayne, New Jersey recently won a $338 million Powerball jackpot; now Quezada is charged with sexually assaulting a child over a three year period. Prosecutors allege Quezada assaulted the girl, who was age 11 when the alle...

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MOREY’S PIERS BEGIN OKTOBERFEST THIS FRIDAY WITH KEG-TAPPING

Morey’s Piers will kick off its official Oktoberfest celebration this Friday evening with a keg tapping event on Mariner’s Pier. Morey’s will tap a keg of Warsteiner beer, and employees will be dressed in lederhosen. It’s all part of a three weekend event to help close out the season at the famous boardwalk attraction.

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TRACTOR TRAILER FOLLOWS GPS, WINDS UP ON VENTNOR BOARDWALK

Don’t always trust your GPS for accurate directions. The driver of a tractor trailer did just that Wednesday morning in Ventnor and wound up driving up onto the Ventnor boardwalk with no way to get off. The truck damaged about 100 feet worth of railings on the boardwalk during the wrong turn.

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