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Burlington County NJ

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Elderly Man Shot Dead In Burlington County Home

Pemberton Township Police say that an elderly man from Browns Mill, N.J. was shot and killed inside of his home.

07/21/2012

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N.J. Men Charged With Improper Asbestos Removal At Former Hospital Site

Charges have been filed against South Street Fillit Recycling of Riverside and its two top officials.

06/20/2012

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Police, Burlco Prosecutor Probing Body Found in Pemberton, NJ

The Burlington County prosecutor’s office says the remains were discovered by two people who were riding motorcycles on a trail in a wooded area off Quail Run Road.

06/18/2012

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South Jersey Officials Worried After Kitten Tests Positive For Rabies

Authorities in Burlington County are warning residents about a potentially rabid kitten on the loose.

05/18/2012

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2 Men, Teen Charged With Tearing Hole in Roof of Elderly NJ Homeowner

Police in Lumberton, NJ have filed charges against 45-year-old Paul Frank of Northeast Philadelphia, 29-year-old Larry Mitchell of Vineland, NJ, and a 17-year-old from Philadelphia.

05/11/2012

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Attorney Irked By US Supreme Court’s Strip-Search Decision in New Jersey Case

The US Supreme Court has ruled that South Jersey prison officials had the right to strip-search a Bordentown man in 2005, even though he was never charged with a crime.

04/03/2012

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Burlington County, NJ Authorities Hold Gang Awareness Seminar

Caught between the gang activity in Camden and Trenton, Burlington County officials want residents — especially parents — to be more aware of the culture of gangs.

01/19/2012

(File photo: a nursing home patient smokes medically prescribed cannabis.  Credit: Uriel Sinai/ Getty Images)

Another South Jersey Town Rejects Proposed Medical Marijuana Facility

This time, the licensee is pondering going to court to get into business.

01/05/2012

(File photo: a nursing home patient smokes medically prescribed cannabis.  Credit: Uriel Sinai/ Getty Images)

Maple Shade, NJ Rejects Zoning Application for Medical Marijuana Distributor

Township officials have rejected a plan to locate a medical marijuana dispensary in a former furniture store along Route 73 in Maple Shade.

10/13/2011

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2 Medical Marijuana Firms Planning To Locate In Burlington County, NJ

It appears that South Jersey’s two state-approved medical marijuana licensees both plan to set up shop in Burlington County.

10/07/2011

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Carl Lewis, Back On Ballot In NJ, Says Court Battle Helped His Campaign

Now the winner in two court battles over his entry in the New Jersey state senate race, Lewis says he is ready to put all the court proceedings behind him and focus on the November election.

09/14/2011

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Burlington County, NJ Spraying To Control Mosquitos Harboring West Nile Virus

Ralph Shrom, spokesman for the Burlington County health department, says the infected mosquitos were found recently in routine testing.

07/28/2011

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Firefighters Battling Forest Blaze In New Jersey Pine Barrens

Dozens of firefighters are battling a blaze in the Wharton State Forest in Burlington County, NJ.

06/27/2011

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Judges Put Carl Lewis Back On NJ State Senate Primary Ballot

Meanwhile, the US Third Circuit Court of Appeals wants the Camden federal judge who heard this matter last week to consider the effect on Lewis’ candidacy of a state-mandated, four-year residency requirement, and to decide whether it runs afoul of the US Constitution.

05/05/2011

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Federal Appeals Panel Considers NJ Ballot Status For State Senate Hopeful Carl Lewis

A three-judge federal appeals panel in Philadelphia is now considering whether to put former Olympic runner Carl Lewis back on the New Jersey primary ballot for State Senate even as the question of his legal residency is debated in court.

05/04/2011

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