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COUNTY RACES HIGHLIGHT LOCAL ELECTIONS

Cape May County voters will fill two seats on the Freeholder board Tuesday, and elect a new County sheriff.  Longtime Sheriff Gary Schaffer is calling it quits after a long career in law enforcement.  Republicans and democrats have filled two tickets f...

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WILL NJ RETURN TOP POLITICAL JOB TO A DEMOCRAT?

New Jersey will fill the top elected spot in government on Tuesday.  Democrat Phil Murphy held a sizable lead in every pre-election poll over Kim Guadagno.  New Jersey has had two successive republican terms, a total of eight years under Chris Christie...

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STATE TO MONITOR POLLING PLACES ON ELECTION DAY

New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino says 250 deputies will be manning polling locations around the State on Election Day.  Deputy attorneys will be stationed at polling locations in each of the State’s 21 counties.  The polls on Tuesday wil...

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US MARSHAL FIRES SHOTS AT SUV DURING PARKWAY CHASE

A United States Marshal fired his weapon at an SUV Sunday night after he followed the vehicle off the Garden State Parkway in Union Sunday night.  Authorities say the driver of the SUV left the scene and sped in the direction of the marshal, who fired multiple shots.  The vehicle was struck with bullets, but [...]

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SPORTS: LADY RED RAIDERS ADVANCE TO SJ SOCCER FINAL

It’s another South Jersey Group III championship game appearance for Ocean City’s girls soccer team.  Ocean City got goals from Paige Panico and Faith Slimmer to advance to beat Lacey Monday, 2-0.  Ocean City hosts Cherry Hill West Thursday...

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NEW OVERLAY AREA CODE COMING TO 609 AREA CODE IN TWO MONTHS

Get ready, the new 640 area code is coming to our region in January.  Verizon officials confirm that the new 640 area code will be an overlay of the 609 area code because the 609 area code is just about out of numbers.  This will require you to dial the 609 area code to another [...]

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