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Man Arrested In Mugging Of Former Newark Mayor

The former mayor of New Jersey’s largest city doesn’t want to press charges against a man charged with robbing him.

04/12/2013

James Schiliro (credit: Delaware County District Attorney's Office)

Mayor Of Marcus Hook, Pa. Says He’ll Stay On Despite Criminal Charges

The mayor of the Philadelphia suburb of Marcus Hook has surrendered in connection with an incident in which he allegedly fired a gun during a drunken encounter with another man at his home.

03/21/2013

Former Mercer County Mayor Sentenced To 38 Months For Corruption

The former mayor of New Jersey’s largest suburb was sentenced Wednesday to just over three years in prison for corruption after telling the judge he lives with “self-torture” every day over the crimes.

03/13/2013

(Audubon High School shows its pride for a famous alumnus.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Mayor Of Flacco’s Hometown In NJ Enters Into ‘Gentlemen’s Wager’ With CA Mayor Over Big Game

A local mayor has entered into a “gentlemen’s wager” over this weekend’s Super Bowl with another mayor in California.

01/31/2013

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New Mayor Of Moorestown, New Jersey Makes History

The next mayor of Moorestown, New Jersey is making history.

01/07/2013

Seaside Heights Roller Coaster (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Mayor Of Shore Town Devastated By Sandy Stunned By Government’s Decision Not To Vote On Storm Relief Bill

“You can see the federal government just is dysfunctional at best,” says Mayor Bill Akers.

01/02/2013

Firefighters Contract

Philadelphia Firefighters Union And Mayor’s Office Sparring Over Contract

There’s a fire Philadelphia firefighters can’t seem to put out between the union and the Mayor’s office.

11/21/2012

Atlantic City Mayor Lorenzo Langford (credit: CBS)

AC Mayor Says He Wants To Confront Gov. Christie About Allegations ‘Mano-A-Mano’

Mayor Langford says the governor was either misinformed or ill-advised.

10/30/2012

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Special Contributor Larry Kane Remembers Senator Specter

Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, the outspoken Pennsylvania centrist whose switch from Republican to Democrat ended a 30-year career in which he played a pivotal role in several Supreme Court nominations, died Sunday.

10/14/2012

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Southern New Jersey Mayoral Candidate Arrested For Selling Pot

A mayoral candidate in Stafford Township has been arrested for selling marijuana to an undercover officer.

08/21/2012

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New Jersey Gov. Christie, Mayor Booker Channel Seinfeld In Video Parody

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and the mayor of New Jersey’s largest city are channeling the Seinfeld-Newman rivalry in a video parody that spoofs the mayor’s heroics and Christie’s vice presidential potential.

05/16/2012

Hamilton Township Mayor John Bencivengo

Hamilton, New Jersey Mayor Accused Of Taking Bribes

The mayor of New Jersey’s ninth largest town surrendered to the FBI Thursday, the latest public figure to face charges stemming from a sting involving school contracts.

04/26/2012

Social Media

New Jersey Mayor Discusses How To Effectively Use Social Media In A Campaign

Alex Torpey, one of the youngest mayors in the country, was part of a panel discussing social media this week at the National Constitution Center.

04/21/2012

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Newark Mayor Rescues Neighbor From Burning House

The mayor of New Jersey’s largest city said Friday he thought he might die when he dashed through a burning, smoky kitchen to find and rescue a neighbor from her second-floor bedroom.

04/13/2012

Vandalism

Car Of Philadelphia Mayoral Candidate Vandalized

Philadelphia police are searching for those responsible for vandalizing the car of the Republican candidate for mayor.

11/08/2011

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