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ROOSEVELT BOULEVARD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT NEARING FINAL STAGES

A major reconstruction project on the Roosevelt Boulevard Bridge between Ocean City and Upper Township is nearing completion.  The bridge is expected to be closed during the overnight hours next week so concrete medians can be removed.  The rough surface on the current bridge deck is unfinished, and will be made smoother before the project …

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SCAM ARTIST CONTRACTOR ROUNDED UP AFTER A WEEK ON THE RUN

A Jersey Shore contractor who allegedly stole a quarter million dollars from clients without performing any of the promised work has been apprehended after being on the run for a week.  Ocean County authorities say 56 year old Peter Rinaldi of Little Egg Harbor was arrested at a motel in Galloway Township.  One of the …

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POLITICS: GOP CANDIDATE ACCUSES FRONT-RUNNER OF BOUNCING HIM OFF BALLOT

One of the republicans who is seeking his party’s nomination to run for Congress in November is accusing the front runner of trying to get his name off the ballot.  Brian Fitzherbert issued a scathing press release against Hirsh Singh, accusing Singh of trying to get his nomination off the primary ballot.  Fitzherbert called Singh …

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REPORT: VINELAND MAN GETS SEVEN YEARS FOR KILLING INFANT DAUGHTER

A Vineland man is beginning a seven year sentence in a state prison for throwing and killing his infant daughter nearly ten years after his arrest.  The Daily Journal reports that Judge Robert Malestein sentenced 31 year old Terell Hubbard after denying a request for a new trial.  Hubbard is from Vineland was taken into …

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DONE DEAL: STOCKTON UNIVERSITY TO SELL OFF FORMER MARRIOTT

The Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Course may now be sold.  The Board of Trustees met Monday and approved the sale of the property and additional details about the sale are expected in the coming weeks.  Stockton has owned the property for the past ei...

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INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY INTO FATAL SHOOTING IN MILLVILLE

Millville Police are investigating a weekend shooting that claimed the life of a Salem County man.  Cumberland County authorities announced that 29 year old Abil Hasan was shot to death in Millville early Saturday morning along Railroad Avenue.  Police...

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