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1 Dead After North Wildwood House Fire

Officials say the fire broke out around 8:15 p.m. on the 200 W. block of 17th Avenue.

11/19/2014

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TSA: Knitting Needles And Ice Skates OK On Plane, But Fake Saws Should Stay Home

As the chaotic holiday travel season approaches, the agency wanted to remind the public what carry-on items are no-nos.

11/19/2014

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New Jersey Woman Wins $1.3 Million Playing Slots Online

Ruela’s jackpot was the first seven-figure online prize in New Jersey, and the third-largest prize won by a gambler in the state this year, including Internet and land-based casinos.

11/17/2014

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NJ Lawmakers Pass Bills Stemming From Bridge Closure

New Jersey lawmakers passed a pair of measures stemming from the politically motivated lane closures near the George Washington Bridge last year.

11/13/2014

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Raccoon Tests Positive For Rabies In Camden County

On Nov. 9, a Winslow Township resident reportedly found the raccoon in their front yard and notified animal control officers, who removed it.

11/13/2014

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‘Sopranos’ Cast To Attend NJ Hall Of Fame Induction For James Gandolfini

Six cast members of “The Sopranos” will be on hand as the man who played mob boss Tony Soprano is inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame.

11/13/2014

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Officials: NJ Man Charged In Hit And Run Kept Driving Even Though Victim Was Lodged In Windshield

Prosecutors say a man accused of driving under the influence struck and seriously injured a pedestrian and then kept going, even though the victim was lodged in the vehicle’s windshield.

11/12/2014

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Gov. Christie To Attend Veterans Day Ceremony In Burlington County

Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to attend an event at the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown Tuesday.

11/11/2014

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Sewell Haunted House

Some people really go all out for the holidays!

10/31/2014

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Body Cavity Search Of Gloucester Township Man Yields ‘Significant Amount’ Of Heroin

No “butts” about it – one Gloucester Township man had a very uncomfortable ride to the hospital.

10/31/2014

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New Jersey Hospitals Earn Top Marks For Safety

Keeping patients safe and protecting their health might seem like obvious requirements of any hospital, but facilities in some states are better than others.

10/30/2014

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Despite Updated CDC Recommendations, Gov. Christie Sticking To His Ebola Quarantine Plan

“It’s the policy that has been instituted since that time that dealt with the woman from Maine and will deal with anybody else who is a healthcare worker who has direct contact with someone who has the Ebola virus. There has been no change. No difference,” Christie said Monday.

10/27/2014

DOVER BEACHES NORTH, NJ - OCTOBER 29:  A machine works on a demolition of a house one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy, October 29, 2013 in Dover Beach North, New Jersey. Hurricane Sandy made landfall last year on October 29th near Brigantine, New Jersey and affected 24 states from Florida to Maine and cost the country an estimated $65 billion.(Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Sandy Poll: Neighbors Key To Coping With Disasters

A new survey suggests that “social resilience” has a big impact on how prepared communities feel for disasters such as Superstorm Sandy, and is seen as more valuable in a crisis than even government.

10/27/2014

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Halloween Information & Township Curfew Guide

Before you head out with the little ones, make sure you know your township’s safety guidelines and after-dark hours! Check out our list here.

10/24/2014

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Retired NJ Teacher Charged With Abusing Student

Authorities say a retired teacher and another man have been charged with sexually abusing a teenager starting more than 10 years ago.

10/23/2014

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