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COAST GUARD RESCUES TWO NEAR POINT PLEASANT

The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued two people aboard a 41-foot boat after it caught fire 29 miles off the coast of Point Pleasant Wednesday. The Coast Guard received a call at 11:51 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the Eagles II reporting the pleasure craft LC4 is on fire …

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EXPANSION OF VETS CLINIC IN ATLANTIC COUNTY ANNOUNCED

U.S. Congressman Frank A. LoBiondo announced that the existing veterans’ clinic in Ventnor will be relocating to a new, larger space in Northfield next year. A lease at 1909 New Road in Northfield was signed earlier this morning by representatives of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). After remodeling and …

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TROPICAL STORM WARNING IN EFFECT

Hurricane Earl has caused warnings to be issued. A tropical storm warning has been issued for Cape May County. The warning was issued just prior to 6 p.m. Hurricane Earl will likely pass by the New Jersey coast Friday afternoon. The eye of the storm will likely not hit the …

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20 ARRESTED FROM DRUG DISTRIBUTION SCHEME

A number of individuals were arrested for purchasing cocaine of a man who orchestrated a cocaine distribution scheme. The Cape May County Prosecutors Office announced the arrest of: Michael Gibbs, of Wildwood Claude Gibbs, of Swainton Nelson McAllister, of Wildwood Crest Keith Bradshaw, of Lower Township Ralph Cerasi, of Wildwood …

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FAMOUS STRIP CLUB WANTS IN ON ATLANTIC CITY

A new report says that Scores could be coming to Atlantic City. The strip club has made a request to open inside of the Trump Taj Mahal. The club would serve alcohol which means women can only strip down to pasties and underwear. Negotiations are currently on-going in this process. …

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SOUTH JERSEY GAS PRESENTATION TO BE MADE IN WOODBINE

Mayor William Pikolycky is pleased to announce that on Tuesday, September 14, at 7:30 p.m. South Jersey Gas will be at the Woodbine Municipal Building, 501 Washington Avenue, for a formal Question and Answer Session about natural gas service for community residents and business owner. Representatives from South Jersey Gas, …

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EARL KEEPS PATH THAT PROJECTS AVOIDING NEW JERSEY

All weather forecast models show Hurricane Earl avoiding New Jersey. The projected path keeps the storm out to sea. The biggest concern the state will likely face is rip currents and potentially heavy surf. The storm may make landfall in North Carolina, but will likely turn northeast and avoid New …

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SPECIAL TICKET OFFER ANNOUNCED FOR "SWEET SOUL" CONCERT

A great deal is available for the “Sweet Soul and Rock n Roll” Concert at the Wildwoods Convention Center this week. $50 tickets purchased at the box office are eligible for a buy one ticket, get one ticket free. The show features the Spinners, Temptations Review, and Little Anthony and the …

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FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE FOUND IN NORTH WILDWOOD

A man wanted for a parole violation in connection to an attempted murder charge was arrested in North Wildwood. The Pennsylvania Board of Parole and Probation notified local authorities they were looking for Paul Thomas Murray, of Philadelphia. A police officer in North Wildwood noticed Murray from one of the …

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