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May 4, 2017

WORLD SERIES OF BIRDING ARRIVES IN OUR AREA THIS WEEKEND

The annual World Series of Birding will take place this weekend in our region.  This is the 34th year for the event and brings birders in from across the globe who try to spot as many different birds in a 24 hour period.  It now features 300 participants. ##
May 4, 2017

LOBIONDO VOTES AGAINST PROPOSAL TO REPEAL OBAMACARE

New Jersey Congressman Frank LoBiondo voted against a House plan to repeal Obamacare on Thursday.  The effort did receive the support of two lawmakers from New Jersey, Congressmen Tom MacArthur and Rodney Frelinghuysen. ##
May 4, 2017

REPORT: MGM READY TO JUMP INTO NJ ONLINE CASINO MARKET

The company that owns Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City is jumping into the online casino market.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that MGM Resorts will be launching an online casino and poker platform later this year. ##
May 4, 2017

COAST GUARD CUTTER DEPENDABLE RETURNS AFTER SEIZING COCAINE

A Coast Guard cutter with long ties to the Cape May area has returned to its homeport of Virginia after seizing over four tons of cocaine in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.  The “Dependable” returned home after successfully stopping drug operations in four separate cases that resulted in $122 million in drugs being confiscated. ##