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File photo: A sign sits at the entrance to Fort Dix military base. (Credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

2 Contractors Sentenced For Kickback Scheme At Fort Dix

A judge on Tuesday sentenced 68-year-old Leonard Santos of Yardley, Pennsylvania, to 85 months in prison.


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KYW Flashback: FBI Thwarts Terrorist Plan In New Jersey

Eight years ago, KYW reported that the home-grown Jihadist scheme at Fort Dix came apart as the FBI arrested six amateur terrorists.



Man Portrayed By Johnny Depp In ‘Blow’ Released From Federal Prison In Burlington County

The 71-year-old was the subject of the 1993 book and 2001 movie “Blow,” in which Johnny Depp portrayed Jung’s role as the American connection to the Colombian cocaine cartel in the late 1970s and early ’80s.


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Local Military Personnel Begin Furloughs This Week

For the next three months, they’ll be furloughed one day a week, as part of the automatic federal budget cuts known as “the sequester.”


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Vehicles Collide At Fort Dix, Injuring 14

The U.S. Air Force says a bus and private vehicle have collided at the New Jersey military base, injuring 14 service members.


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NJ National Guard Unit To Conduct Mortar Training

People who live near New Jersey’s Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst might hear some explosions over the weekend.



Brotherly Love: Teacher Helps Military Children

Terry Dougherty is a hero to the troops and their children. The South Jersey teacher has gathered a small army of volunteers to help military children do well in school.


Fort Dix 5 Case Likely Headed To Supreme Court

An appeal is likely to the highest court in the land on behalf of five men, convicted of planning a terrorist attack on Fort Dix. That conviction was upheld by a three judge appeals panel in Philadelphia.


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Appeals Court Upholds Convictions In Fort Dix Plot

A federal appeals panel has upheld the convictions and sentences of five New Jersey men who were convicted of planning to attack Fort Dix or other military bases, though it threw out one charge against one defendant.


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Local Soldier Returns From Iraq In Time For Christmas With His Family

It was a Christmas Day to remember for a military family at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey.


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Troops Get A Surprise Thanksgiving Meal

More than 250 active duty service members from Fort Dix were treated to a surprise Thanksgiving meal in Cherry Hill.


Soldiers At Fort Dix Learn More About IEDs Using Computer-Generated Imagery

On this day before the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the U.S. by Al-Qaeda, members of our nation’s armed forces continue their deployment training at Fort Dix.


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Surprise A Soldier For Thanksgiving

Soldiers training at Fort Dix are away from their families, so one South Jersey family has made it their mission to give a meal to remember — but they need your help.