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May 31, 2017

COUNTY OEM HOLDS EMERGENCY CONFERENCE, DISCUSSES THREATS

The Cape May County Office of Emergency Management held its annual emergency preparedness conference Wednesday morning at Crest Haven.  County OEM Director Martin Pagliughi hosted the conference which touched on power restoration, hurricane forecasting, care of pets, and drone technology. ##
May 31, 2017

SHOPRITE LPGA EXPECTED TO REMAIN UNTIL AT LEAST 2023

The ShopRite LPGA Classic is expected to remain in South Jersey through at least the year 2023.  An agreement will be announced later today that will continue the tournament in Atlantic County for at least the next six years; it began in 1986. ##
May 31, 2017

POWERBALL OVER $300 MILLION FOR TONIGHT’S DRAWING

Got your Powerball tickets yet?  The drawing later tonight is expected to have a top prize value of over $300 million thanks to 16 consecutive drawings with no winning ticket. ##
May 31, 2017

VINELAND MAN CHARGED WITH CARJACKING

A 31 year old man has been charged by police in Vineland with carjacking a vehicle with a child in the back seat.  Police say Pedro A. Ortiz of Plum Street is charged with first degree carjacking and other offenses relating to the crime. ##