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LEGISLATURE TO ADDRESS FUTURE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWNS

The New Jersey Legislature meets on Monday and will consider paying employees who were not working during this month’s state government shutdown. The Legislature will also consider a separate bill that would require state parks and campgrounds to remain open for seven days during any shutdown. ##

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LOBIONDO SECURES FUNDING FOR MILLVILLE AIRPORT

New Jersey Congressman Frank LoBiondo has secured $3.6 million in federal funding for the Millville Airport. The money will be used for improvements to the runway and lighting at the airport. Over the past 13 years, the airport has received over $21 ...

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CUT YOUR GRASS TODAY: RAIN COMING TONIGHT, FRIDAY

Our region could be in for the rainiest two days of the summer, starting this evening. The National Weather Service is calling for the possibility of over three inches of rain from anytime this evening through part of the day on Saturday. Thunderstorms and street flooding could be in the mix. Keep listening for updates [...]

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AVALON DISCUSSES PLANNING AND ZONING FEES, CFO

The Avalon Borough Council met Wednesday afternoon and discussed updating the fee schedule for applications to the local Planning and Zoning Board. Council also looked favorably upon an extension of a shared services agreement involving Chief Financia...

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STANDOFF IN BARNEGAT ENDS THURSDAY MORNING

A standoff between a man and police ended early this morning in the Jersey Shore community of Barnegat. Police say a domestic dispute escalated inside a home and police told neighbors to stay inside until the situation was settled. One person was tak...

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REPORT: HICKS QUALIFIES FOR AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP

Former Middle Township High School golf star David Hicks has qualified for the United States Amateur Golf Championship. The Gazette Leader’s Brian Cunniff reports that Hicks placed second in a qualifier event in Elverson, Pennsylvania. The Championship is being held in California August 10th through the 14th. ##

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MURPHY INTRODUCES OLIVER AS NOVEMBER RUNNING MATE

Democratic gubernatorial nominee introduced former Assembly speaker Shelia Oliver as his running mate on Wednesday. Oliver says she intends to do more than just cut ribbons when she is elected in November. Oliver currently still serves in the State A...

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VINELAND POLICE SEARCHING FOR MISSING WOMAN

Vineland Police are searching for a 25 year old woman who was last seen back on July 7th. Jenna Nalywinski has been missing for more than two weeks and was last seen in the area of a drug rehab facility in Atlantic City. ##

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