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May 4, 2017

MAN SHOT SEVERAL TIMES IN BRIDGETON INCIDENT

Bridgeton Police are continuing their investigation into a shooting at the Burlington Manor Apartment Complex Wednesday night.  Police say one victim was shot several times and was rushed to a local hospital for treatment.  No suspects are in custody. ##
May 4, 2017

THREE LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS MAKE TOP 50 LIST OF HIGHEST SALARIES

Three local school districts have made a list drafted by NJ.com as the districts who pay the highest median teachers salaries.  Ocean City leads local schools by placing seventh on the list by paying teachers an average of $89,036.  Two other districts, Avalon and Lower Cape May, also made the list. ##
May 4, 2017

BODY OF MISSING FISHERMAN FOUND IN BARNEGAT BAY

The body of a fisherman who’s been missing since January has been found in Barnegat Bay.  The body of Christopher Hugg was found by the Ocean County Mosquito Commission on Friday; his body was identified this week.  Hugg’s cause of death has been ruled a drowning. ##
May 4, 2017

JUDGE SETS GUIDELINES FOR THE LAYOFFS OF TEACHERS IN NJ

Performance does not count, but seniority does, when it comes to local school districts who want to lay off teachers.  A Superior Court judge ruled this week that layoffs must occur on a seniority basis in school districts regardless of a teacher’s performance. ##