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October 11, 2017

MURPHY, GUADAGNO SPAR OVER TAXES IN FIRST DEBATE

The gloves came off early and often during the first New Jersey gubernatorial debate featuring Phil Murphy and Kim Guadagno.  Guadagno alleged that the democratic candidate’s tax plan would result in $9 billion in additional funding from New Jersey taxpayers; Murphy alleges republicans have given large corporations huge tax breaks.  The election is less than [...]

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October 10, 2017

REPORT: MAN WHO KILLS SEAGULL GOES TO TRIAL INSTEAD OF PAYING FINE

A 56 year old Philadelphia man accused of killing a seagull on the Sea Isle City beaches this summer will go on trial for the crime after rejecting a plea deal that would have resulted in a $250 fine.  Andrew Frost had a hearing last week on charges that he killed the bird in late [...]

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October 10, 2017

STATE POLICE SERGEANT SAVES COUPLE FROM BURNING VEHICLE

A New Jersey State Police sergeant saved the lives of a couple who were in a burning vehicle on the Atlantic City Expressway Tuesday morning.  James Mitchell pulled over when he saw the car engulfed in flames and smoke, and was able to get both out of the vehicle without serious injuries. The accident occurred [...]

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October 10, 2017

TWO CHARGED, THIRD SOUGHT IN CONNECTION WITH AC TORTURE CASE

Two men have been arrested and a third is being sought in connection with the torture of a man inside an Atlantic City apartment over the weekend.  Police say the victim that he was repeatedly punched, burned with a blow torch, and had a fish hook stuck in his mouth, under his chin.  32 year [...]

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