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November 15, 2017

FOUR TEENS ESCAPE DETENTION FACILITY, SCHOOLS CLOSED AS PRECAUTION

Four teenagers escaped a youth detention facility in Atlantic County, and that has resulted in some area schools being closed as a precaution.  The Greater Egg Harbor Regional School District, Egg Harbor City Public School District, Galloway Township P...
November 15, 2017

FREEHOLDERS HONOR THORNTON AT MEETING TUESDAY NIGHT

Cape May County Freeholders met Tuesday night and honored longtime Director Gerry Thornton with a resolution that will officially place his name on the Cape May County Veterans Cemetery.  The Board also met to approve the extension of some sheltering agreements, and to approve two Open Space applications by the Borough of Avalon that total [...]

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November 15, 2017

SPORTS: OCEAN CITY DROPS STATE SEMIFINAL SOCCER GAME

It’s the end of the season for the Ocean City girls soccer team which dropped the Group III state semifinal game to Allentown Tuesday, 6-1.  Ocean City won its first South Jersey title in 17 years with a victory over Cherry Hill West last Thursda...
November 15, 2017

LOBIONDO RIPS FLOOD INSURANCE BILL, CLAIMS NJ BIAS

Congressman Frank LoBiondo remains highly critical this week of a new federal flood insurance bill that he claims has bias against New Jersey.  NJ.com reports that LoBiondo brought up flaws in the 21st Century Flood Reform Act that is anticipated to renew the National Flood Insurance Program.  LoBiondo says he’s “sick and tired” of having [...]

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