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Cops: Drunken Man Repeatedly Reports Fake Accident In Bid To Get Ride Home

Police say a drunken man twice called 911 to report a fake accident because he wanted officers to give him a ride home.


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Two Weeks After Storm, Debris Clogs Washington Township Streets

Two weeks after a powerful storm hit Washington Township, Gloucester County Mayor Barbara Wallace says debris is pouring into the streets, causing a hazard.


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Officials: Tree-Killing Beetle Detected In 3 NJ Counties

This beetle, the emerald ash borer, is the size of a penny. It’s small, but it’s a killer of ash trees.


Beach in Ocean City, New Jersey. (credit: Matt Rivers)

Dredging Work Due To Resume Later This Month In Ocean City

Dredging work should resume later this month at a beach replenishment project in southern New Jersey.


Collingswood, New Jersey. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Dry South Jersey Town Inches Closer To Allowing Craft Breweries

Collingswood Mayor Jim Maley says seeing that they are a dry town, at first, some restaurant owners were worried that these new establishments would be able to serve food and that would take business away from them.


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Officials: Invasive Beetle Found In 3 New Jersey Counties

New Jersey Department of Agriculture officials reported Monday that the emerald ash borer (EAB), an invasive beetle that attacks and kills ash trees, is active in five towns in three counties.


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Latest PATCO Project Means More Single-Tracking Across Ben Franklin Bridge

Starting today, PATCO will run on a new schedule as work gets underway on the tracks on the north side of the Ben Franklin Bridge.


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AAA Mid-Atlantic: New Jersey Gas Prices Down Slightly

AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Thursday was $2.60, down a penny from last week.


LIVINGSTON TWP., NJ - JUNE 30:   New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announces his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination at Livingston High School on June 30, 2015 in Livingston Twp., New Jersey. Christie made the announcement in the gymnasium of his alma mater, becoming the 14th candidate to join the Republican field.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Says Program To Help Military Members To Continue

Gov. Chris Christie said in a statement Friday the Vets4Warriors program will continue thanks to $8 million in the state’s new budget to help veterans get access to health care.


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Cleanup Continues In Greenwich Township After Last Week’s Storms

The cleanup continues in Greenwich Township, Gloucester County after last week’s damaging storms.


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Monroe Township Community Mourns Teen With Candlelight Vigil

More than 300 people gathered in the middle of the Williamstown High School football field to remember Darius Boyer, 17.


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John Whitman, Husband Of Former New Jersey Governor, Dies

John Whitman, the husband of former Republican Gov. Christine Todd Whitman and the state’s first-ever first gentleman, died Thursday. He was 71.


Chopper 3 over the scene in Monroe Township, Gloucester County on July 1, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Crews Search For Missing Swimmer In Monroe Township

Chopper 3 was over the scene Wednesday on Jackson Road.


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Police: 1 Dead In Mantua Township Accident

Officials say the accident was reported Tuesday at Route 55 northbound near Exit 50.


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Chris Christie Expected To Launch Presidential Bid

Christie unveiled a campaign website over the weekend.