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PATCO shows off the first of its new refurbished rail cars. (File photo by Mike DeNardo/KYW)

PATCO Riders Finally Getting To Try Out Newly Refurbished Rail Cars

Later this week, PATCO riders will actually be able to use the first of the refurbished rail cars along the high speed line.

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Study: New Jersey Among Most Expensive States To Rent An Apartment

The title of the study, released this week by the National Low Income Housing Coalition, says it all: “Out of Reach.”

05/24/2015

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Report Finds South Jersey Town Could Benefit From County Run Police Department

The report, compiled by the Cordero Group at the behest of the county, determined Pennsauken could save 4.8 million dollars a year with a county run department at the current staffing level of 79 officers.

05/23/2015

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With The Start Of Summer, Unemployment Help Starting To Take Shape In AC

As the Jersey shore prepares for another summer season, Atlantic City and South Jersey continues to wrestle with massive unemployment in the wake of last year’s closure of four casinos.

05/23/2015

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Atlantic City Mayor Hopes New Federal Program Will Brighten Prospects for Unemployed

A number of job training programs are now in place, but they only go so far, according to Atlantic City mayor Don Guardian.

05/22/2015

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Patco Will Apply For Federal Funds To Get Dormant Franklin Square PATCO Station Reopened

The DRPA’s latest study suggests that reopening the station under Franklin Square, near 6th and Race Streets, wouldn’t increase ridership all that much but would enhance the area’s economy.

05/21/2015

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Christie Didn’t Disclose Free Cowboys Tickets on State Form

The New Jersey Ethics Commission asked the state attorney general for an opinion on how far Christie’s executive order requiring financial disclosure actually goes. The six-page opinion does not address the tickets specifically.

05/21/2015

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New Jersey’s Largest Teachers Union Takes Fight Over Pensions To Airwaves

The New Jersey Education Association is turning up the heat with a new media blitz starting Thursday

05/21/2015

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Acting Head of Stockton University Agrees To Stay On Amid Upheaval

President Herman Saatkamp is on medical leave, and will step down next year. Acting president Dr. Harvey Kesselman was about to move on himself.

05/20/2015

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Harbor Seal Appears To Be Taking Vacation Along Rancocas Creek In Burlington County

There’s a chubby little visitor along the Rancocas Creek in Burlington County, New Jersey these days. And while the harbor seal may be cute, you’d best keep your distance.

05/19/2015

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NJ Officials Want Residents To Spread The Word About Home Grown Fruits And Veggies

If you’re a fan of New Jersey fruits and veggies, the state would like you to go on like to talk about it.

05/17/2015

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South Jersey Animal Shelter Expansion Expected To Be Complete By End Of Summer

Work is expected to be completed on the new Camden County animal shelter in Blackwood by the end of summer.

05/16/2015

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US Sen. Bob Casey Visits Hospital Where Amtrak Survivors Are Recovering

Casey says he deliberately avoided speaking with those still in recovery mode, but talked with physicians about the challenges they faced.

05/15/2015

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President Obama Getting Up Close Look At Camden County Police Department

Camden County Police confirmed that President Obama will be in Camden Monday.

05/15/2015

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Delaware County Stumbles as New Business Development Web Site is Unveiled

Today’s rollout ran into a problem when the planned web site, delcoedge.com, directed people to another site.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/12/2015

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