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FORMER CUMBERLAND COUNTY OFFICIAL PASSES AWAY

A well-known member of the community in Cumberland County is dead. Harry Freitag Jr. passed away at his home. Over the course of his life, he served as a Cumberland County Freeholder, and the Surrogate for the county. His years of public service in those office spanned decades from the …

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ATLANTIC CITY LOOKING FOR SHOOTING SUSPECTS

The search is on for three men alleged to be involved in an Atlantic City shooting. A Philadelphia man was injured, according to a report by the Press of Atlantic City. The shooting took place around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday near the Buzby Village housing complex. All three suspects are …

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CHRISTIE WANTS NO EARLY RELEASE FOR PRISONERS

There has been a call made by Gov. Chris Christie to end a program that grants early release for prisoners. Christie made the comments on the heels of a murder in Jersey City, where a prisoner had been let out just six weeks prior, according to the Star-Ledger. The early …

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NEW CHAIRMAN NAMED FOR BOARD OF ELECTIONS

A new man will head the Board of Elections in Cape May County. J.B. Feeley is going to replace Peter Trofa as the head of that board. The board is made up of four members, two Republicans and two Democrats. The Press of Atlantic City reports there was a dispute …

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GWTIDA TO HOLD ANNUAL ADDRESS ON TOURISM

The Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA) will hold a presentation recapping the 2010 season & the 2011 tourism season forecast on Tuesday, March 29 inside the Wildwoods Convention Center at 3 p.m. During the event, GWTIDA officials will preview the 2011 season, touching on convention center bookings …

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“ORGANIZED CHAOS” AT WILDWOOD HIGH SCHOOL

Spring is on its way, and the energy level of the island’s junior high students will fill the Wildwood High School gym March 18 with their zest for life. The 19th Islandwide “Junior High Night” will begin at 6:30 p.m.  Participating in relay events will be 7th and 8th graders …

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GROUND BREAKING IN LOWER TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK

A major project in Lower Township will have a ground breaking on Tuesday. The Lower Township MUA and the USDA will hold the ceremony for the Townbank water main project. United States Senator Robert Menendez is scheduled to appear, along with local officials. The ceremony will take place on Tuesday …

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MAN ARRESTED FOR SELLING STOLEN WEAPONS

Millville Police say they arrested a man on weapons possession charges. Authorities there say that Arthur Ellis had allegedly stolen and sold shotguns. The investigation has not led to any of the items being recovered. Bail was set at $5,000 at the Cumberland County Jail.

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