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May 9, 2017

VINEALND POLICE SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT WHO ROBBED PHARMACY

Vineland Police are searching for a man who used a knife to commit a robbery at a CVS pharmacy during the early morning hours last Friday.  Police say the robber showed a knife, demanded money, and ran out of the East Chestnut Avenue store after the crime.  There were no injuries. ##
May 9, 2017

COUNTY INITIATES PROGRAM TO COMBAT RABIES THIS SPRING

Cape May County is doing what it can to help curtail rabies this year.  County Freeholder Jeffrey Pierson announced that the departments of health and mosquito control are distributing over 31,000 vaccine-laden rabies baits throughout the mainland communities of Cape May County.  Parents are encouraged to tell their children to leave the baits alone. ##
May 9, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY MAN CRITICALLY INJURED IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A 41 year old man from Atlantic City was critically injured in a motor vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon in Pleasantville.  Authorities say David Aikens was heading north on Doughty Road when his car crossed the center line of the roadway and struck a pole.  Aikens was the only individual inside the vehicle. ##
May 9, 2017

GUBERNATORIAL DEBATES HELD AT STOCKTON, CANDIDATES SPAR

Candidates who are running for governor in New Jersey sparred during debates held at Stockton University Tuesday night.  Republican candidates spent part of the evening debating pension reform measures.  GOP frontrunner Kim Guadagno says it’s time for officials to sit at the table with public employees to discuss ways to save the pension system. ##