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SCHOOL BUDGET AND BOARD VOTES TODAY

Voters are going to the polls today for school budget and Board of Education votes. School budgets have gotten the most notice this year as Gov. Chris Christie has battled with the New Jersey Education Association on the necessity of taking a wage freeze. Districts must keep the polls open …

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WILDWOOD STUDENTS USING SKYPE TO COMMUNICATE

It used to be pen pals, but now students are using Skype. Some students at Glenwood Ave. Elementary School have been using Skype to communicate with a school in Deport, Texas. Dottie Ostrander is the computers teacher at the school and made the arrangements for 2nd grade students in the …

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ESTELL MANOR DEATH RULED A SUICIDE

State Police are saying the Wildwood man that was found dead in Estell Manor killed himself. Sgt. Steven Jones tells Coastal Broadcasting that the death has been ruled a suicide following a complete investigation. Tomas Bordoy was found dead in a vehicle near mile marker 13 off Route 50 on …

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OCEAN CITY HIGH SCHOOL ASKS FOR HELP WITH AFTER PROM

The After Prom committee for Ocean City High School is reaching out for the public’s help. The After Prom Committee is asking for monetary donations, a gift certificate, or a food item. Checks can be made payable to After Prom 2010, P.O. Box 1531, Ocean City, N.J., 08226. Those interested …

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GLENWOOD AVENUE SCHOOL ACCEPTING REGISTRATION

A local school will be accepting registration of new elementary students for the upcoming school year. Glenwood Ave. Elementary School will be taking preschool and kindergarten children for the 2010-2011 school year. Parents must provide original birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of residency. Sign up times take place everyday …

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COP/STOP TAKING PLACE THIS WEEK IN LOWER TOWNSHIP

The Lower Township Police will be participating in the Cop/Stop program again this week. A patrolman will be available at the Villas WaWa on Bayshore Rd. from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday. The program is a setting where police officers are available to interact with residents of the community …

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TRAFFIC SIGNAL CHANGE OVER TAKING PLACE THIS WEEK IN WILDWOOD

Traffic signals will be changing over to full cycle mode in Wildwood this week. The Wildwood Police Department is reminding residents that the change will become effective on Friday. The lights will remain this way through the summer season. Please be advised to drive carefully and remember the change beginning …

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TWO MEN WANTED FOR ARSON ARRESTED IN NORTH WILDWOOD

A pair of men wanted for an arson in Philadelphia were arrested in North Wildwood on Thursday. Police there say that Guy C. Jones, and Dominic T. Majors, were charged with being fugitives from justice in connection with an arson at the Pennsylvania National Guard Armory in Chester County, Pa. …

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