NEW FUNDING COMING TO STATE POLICE

A high ranking state official says new money is coming to fund the State Police. Attorney General Paula Dow said in front of the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee that funding the State Police was a “priority.” Dow said that about 100 new state troopers will be going through graduation and additional funding will help…

COAST GUARD MAKES RESCUE NEAR BARNEGAT LIGHT

The Coast Guard rescued three people after the 27-foot boat they were aboard began taking on water in the vicinity of Stouts Creek seven miles northwest of Barnegat Light on Monday. Rescued were Jim Hollenbrach, 51, from Dayville, N.J., Ann Rapp, 45, from Dayville, N.J., and Ed Griffen, 38, from Forked River, N.J. A 25-foot Response Boat-Small crew from Coast…