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WOODBINE GETS GRANT FOR $175K

Woodbine was approved for a state grant for $175,319. The grant award provides additional funding to continue the on-going groundwater investigation including further ground water delineation and monitoring at the Foundations and Structures Landfill located on Fidler Hill Road. The grant also provides funding to prepare a groundwater Classification Exception Area and Remedial Action Permit…

FIRE BREAKS OUT AT HOME IN HAMILTON TOWNSHIP

A residential structural fire broke out Wednesday afternoon. Hamilton Township Police said the incident took place at the Hamilton Green development. Initial responding officers evacuated the residents but were unable to extinguish an oven fire. The Cologne, Mays Landing, and Laureldale Volunteer Fire Departments responded and extinguished the flames. Assistance was also provided at the…

STATE WORKER ADMITS TO CREATING FAKE ID CARDS

A former payroll clerk for the New Jersey Department of Human Services plead guilty to making fake identification cards. Acting Attorney General John Hoffman announced that Laquanda Tate, of Trenton, plead guilty to third-degree charges of simulating a motor vehicle insurance identification card and theft by deception. She also admitted that she stole public assistance…