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CHRISTIE DUMPS CHAIRMAN OF PINELANDS COMMISSION

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has made a change at the top of the Pinelands Commission.  Christie has appointed Lumberton Township Mayor Sean Earlen as the new chairman, replacing Mark Lohbauer.  Lohbauer was against the natural gas pipeline project in the Pinelands, while Earlen is in favor of it.  Lohbauer …

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ONE POTENTIAL CANCELLATION FOR SATURDAY: SAT TESTING

Among the potential cancellations in the Garden State due to the coastal storm?  Scholastic Aptitude Testing.  The SAT’s could be cancelled on Saturday due to the dangerous coastal storm that will impact New Jersey.  College Board officials say they will cancel the testing if the weather is too dangerous.  The …

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POLL: HALF OPPOSE EXPANDED CASINO GAMING

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Half of the state’s residents don’t want to see expanded gaming options in New Jersey. A new Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll finds that 50 percent oppose expanded gaming options compared to 42 percent who are in favor. The numbers in opposition are down but remain strong. Voters will likely …

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