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LOBIONDO RESPONDS TO FAILED FAA EXTENSION

Inaction in the United States Senate could cost a number of jobs. U.S. Representative Frank A. LoBiondo lashed out at the U.S. Senate for failing to pass a short-term extension of the FAA Authorization Act while Congress continues to debate a full four-year reauthorization. Without an extension approved by Congress …

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HEAT PUMP CRANKS UP AT JERSEY BEACHES

If you like hot weather, you’ll love the next three days in South Jersey.  The National Weather Service says that the heat index on Thursday in Cape May County will reach 100 degrees thanks to a heat wave that has moved towards the East Coast.  More sunshine is in the …

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VINELAND VICE PRINCIPAL CHARGED WITH PADDING PAYCHECK

The vice principal at a Vineland school has been formally indicted on charges that he padded his own paycheck by turning in bogus time sheets.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that 63 year old John Sammons was the vice principal at the Cunningham Alternative School when he turned in …

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SURVEY SAYS..CHRISTIE’S NUMBERS NOT SO GOOD

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s popularity has dropped in New Jersey.  Public Policy Polling released a new poll today that shows 53 percent of New Jerseyans now disapprove of the job Christie is doing in office, while only 43 percent approve the job he is doing.  The poll was taken …

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RUN-OFF ELECTION TO STAY IN VINELAND

Vineland City Council has decided to keep a run-off as a way to decide who will be mayor. Council was weighing the options of eliminating it all together. Council thought it best to keep it, so someone doesn’t get the seat with a low vote percentage in the event of …

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BRIDGETON MURDER SUSPECT HANDS HIMSELF OVER TO POLICE

A murder suspect turned himself into police on Tuesday in Bridgeton. Police there say that Jose R. Rodriguez, was wanted for charges including murder since last week. The 30-year-old had his bail set at $1 million and was placed in the Cumberland County Jail. An investigation is on-going into the …

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LODI MAN ADMITS GUILTY IN MORTGAGE FRAUD SCHEME

A Lodi man pleads guilty in a $40.8 million mortgage fraud relating to properties in Wildwood Crest. U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman announced that Charles Havath, of Lodi, plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, and conspiracy to commit money laundering. The 33-year-old man faces the potential …

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MILLVILLE WOMAN CHARGED WITH STEALING WHEELCHAIR

A Millville woman was charged with stealing a motorized wheelchair on Tuesday afternoon. Christine Cameron was found by police with the wheelchair near High and Foundry streets. According to police, Cameron told police that she took the wheelchair to go shopping. Allegedly there were some problems between the neighbor and …

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MAN STEALS CASH REGISTER AT CROWN FRIED CHICKEN

Vineland Police say a masked robber took the entire cash register at a Crown Fried Chicken location in the city. Police said the incident took place on Tuesday evening at the location on East Landis Ave. The robber initially asked for money from the attendant, but grabbed the register shortly …

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