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13 hrs ago | The Reminder

Cumberland Co. Is Home to NJ's Youngest Pop.

According to a recent U.S. Census Bureau report Cumberland County is home to New Jersey's youngest median age .


Related Topix: Cumberland County, NJ

Yesterday | American Bird Conservancy

New Jersey College Goes Bird Friendly: Cuts Electricity Costs, Reduces Fatal Bird Collisions

Atlantic Cape Community College, Cape May County Campus, has implemented a simple, innovative, and increasingly popular solution to two problems that affect thousands of buildings in the United States: escalating cooling costs and fatal bird collisions.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

Asbury Park Press

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Editor's Picks: Must-read stories A look at the top news from around the Jersey Shore on Sunday, July 27. Check out this story on Two women killed Saturday in a two-car crash near mile marker 63 on the Garden State Parkway have been identified, State Police said.


New Jersey considers restrictions on shore smoking

"It makes me gag," the Wall Township resident said from a sand chair on the Manasquan beach last week.


Related Topix: New Jersey, Manasquan, NJ, Seaside Heights, NJ, Ocean Grove, NJ, Spring Lake, NJ

Sat Jul 26, 2014

NBC Philadelphia

2 Hurt in Boat Crash in Cape May County

Two people were airlifted to local hospitals after the boat they were traveling on crashed into land in Cape May County Saturday night.


Ranch Hope volunteers to be honored at appreciation barbecue

ALLOWAY TWP. - Ranch Hope will host a Volunteer Appreciation Barbecue at the ranch in Alloway Township on Friday, Aug. 8. Ranch Hope will present the Volunteer of the Year award to the following recipients as nominated by their respective auxiliaries: Roger Garrison of Salem County, Marlene Gill of Cape May County, Harriet Laury of Salem County, ... (more)


Related Topix: Alloway, NJ, Salem County, NJ, Atlantic County, NJ

Shore birds flock to seaside respite in Cape May

AT CAPE MAY Convention Hall last Sunday, the late-afternoon light came through the floor-to-ceiling windows of the main-stage auditorium, the ocean rippling in the glow, as the Rev.


Related Topix: Cape May, NJ, Wedding, Entertainment

Jersey Shore's second great bird-watching mecca

But a small patch of woods on a coastal islet, where a concrete bridge foundation for part of the Route 52 Causeway was rebuilt two years ago at the resort's main gateway, may just be giving veteran birders a new place to flock.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Bird Watching, Ocean City, NJ

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Lawsuit Seeks to Close Wildwood Beach Where Pa. Man Drowned

A Montgomery County, Pa. woman has filed a lawsuit to close a portion of a New Jersey beach where her husband died in July 2012.


Related Topix: North Wildwood, NJ

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

North Haledon firefighters get share of federal grant

The 30-member department will get 30 new air packs that are "vital" safety equipment for firefighters as part of a federal grant.


Related Topix: Haledon, NJ, Fire, Englishtown, NJ, Monmouth County, NJ, Green-Creek, NJ

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Free Republic

Middle Township teacher arrested on charges of sexually assaulting student

A Middle Township High School teacher turned himself in to the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office on sex assault charges related to crimes against a minor student over the course of a year, Prosecutor Bob Taylor announced today.


Related Topix: North Cape May, NJ

Clarks Hometown News Patriot

Christie administration gives New Jersey's dirtiest coal-burning power plant two more years

Under an administrative consent order signed with the state Department of Environmental Protection, the B.L. England power plant, which some view as one of the dirtiest coal units in the state, is not shutting down as soon as expected.


Related Topix: Pine Barrens (Pinelands), NJ

Cape May County Man Charged With Possession of Child Pornography During Major Sweep

A Cape May County man was among 14 people who were charged in a second round of arrests in "Operation Predator Alert," a joint operation by the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice and ICE Homeland Security Investigations that has targeted offenders in New Jersey who used a file-sharing network to download and distribute child pornography, ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, New Jersey, Mays Landing, NJ, Landing, NJ, Salem County, NJ

Wed Jul 23, 2014

N.J. Politics Roundup: Christie pension town hall, bridge scandal, Obamacare ruling, and more

Governor Chris Christie kicked off his pension reform tour with a town hall talk in Long Beach Township.


Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Newark, NJ, Cory Booker, Andrew Cuomo

Lower Township Gazette

Part-time Ventnor resident arrested for sex with Middle Township minor

A Pennsylvania man who resided part-time in Ventnor was charged and arrested Friday, July 18 for engaging in sexual conduct with a 16 year-old Cape May Court House female, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said.


Related Topix: Atlantic County, NJ, Cape May Court House, NJ, Prison

Sexual assault attempt reported at Cape May County beach

Officers from the Middle Township Police Department responded around 11 p.m. to the Hideaway Beach Condominium campground in Goshen, police said.


Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS Local

High School Teacher Faces Charges, Including Sexual Assault, In Cape May County

A high school teacher in Cape May County, New Jersey has been arrested for charges, including sexual assault, authorities announced Tuesday.


Related Topix: Cape May, NJ, North Cape May, NJ, Prison

The Jersey Journal

South Jersey high school teacher charged with sexual assault, child pornography

A South Jersey man is facing sexual assault and child pornography charges after he "committed crimes" against a student while he was a teacher at Middle Township High School, authorities said.


Related Topix: North Cape May, NJ, Cape May, NJ

NBC Philadelphia

NJ Teacher Allegedly Has Sex With Student

A New Jersey high school teacher accused of having sexual relations with one of his students surrendered to authorities Tuesday afternoon.


Related Topix: Cape May, NJ

Christie administration improperly denied bridge scandal records requests, judge rules

The Christie administration wrongly denied a Cape May County man's requests for Open Public Record Act requests filed in the wake of the George Washington Bridge scandal, N.J. Superior Court Judge Mary Jacobson ruled Monday.


Related Topix: Trenton, NJ, Chris Christie, US Governors, Mercer County, NJ, ACLU