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  1. No charges in Bridgeton strangulation death, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    BRIDGETON -- There will be no charges for the death of a 24-year-old man, who was strangled last August during a domestic incident , according to an announcement by the Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office. Christian Estremera, 24, was the aggressor in the domestic violence incident, the announcement states, and the force used by the person who ended up strangling him was justified.

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  2. Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem child support offices offering evening hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The Child Support Enforcement Unit in Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties will offer evening hours on Tuesdays starting April 7. Tuesday office hours will be 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 60 W. Broad St. in Bridgeton, 1893 Hurffville Road in Deptford and 85 Market St. in Salem. Mark Sprock, Superior Court Vicinage XV trial court administrator, noted that the later customer service hours would allow residents to utilize the offices without having to take off from work.

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  3. Dead pointers; Walk 'n' Talk sessions; Two-man band; $1,700 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The column that says a $1,691.45 gas bill for three months for the Senior Thrift & Caring Center in downtown Bridgeton must mean the whole town is tapping into the line. Nothing new on the two German short-haired pointers found dead on Bailey Road in Lawrence Township, near the Commercial Township line on March 13. They were found at the edge of a game preserve, but had no visible signs of being shot or beaten.

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  4. Penns Grove boys track and field looking for three-peat in Group 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... a wheel." In addition to aiming for the sectional and state titles, the Red Devils have also targeted winning the Bridgeton and Woodbury Relays, where they finished in second behind Schalick. Although they also expect to successfully defend their ...

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  5. Short Bridgeton council approves funds for first phase of city parkRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... guarantee that the branded water bottles that will vbe sold in the park will not affect the free water donated to Bridgeton Little League. Asked if a synthetic ice skating rink could be in place by next winter, he said, "If council approves the ...

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  6. Millville Police Blotter: Burglary, criminal mischief and drug paraphernaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    He was released on his own recognizance. - Ashley Benitez, 20, of North Street, in Bridgeton, was charged on March 27 with shoplifting and released on a summons.

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  7. Pittsgrove Twp. teen reported missing Monday, N.J. State Police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    ... said her friends and family have not seen her since. Lt. Brian Polite said detectives from the NJSP station in Bridgeton were investigating, but did not have any additional details. Alex Young may be reached at alexyoung@southjerseymedia.com . ...

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  8. CAWA meeting; Library elevator; Goldie's gas bill; BEN Column, March 30, update 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | NJ.com

    ... the top at a cost of $2 million. So when nobody would put up the $2 million -- $667,000 for the owners, Hopewell, Bridgeton and Upper Deerfield -- bubblers were mentioned to circulate the water. So here we are, and there is no reason to believe ...

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  9. CCTEC students spend time in Downe Township kindergarten reading to studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | NJ.com

    Recently, Downe Township School in Newport celebrated Read Across America Day as a collaborative event between Project STRIVE students from Cumberland County Technical Education Center in Bridgeton and their Language Arts Teacher Stephanie Bowser and the Downe Township School kindergarten class and their teacher, Edie Bowser.

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  10. First responders; Carolscatz coin boxes; Gloria Cortez from 2010; BEN Column, March 30, update 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Jersey Journal

    The column that says we wonder if Mike Abbott was invited to First Responders Appreciation Day on Sunday since he is a one-man neighborhood watch group in Bridgeton and gets little credit for what he does. "We would like to thank Pastor Albert Morgan and the members of The Union Baptist Temple for their invitation to their First Responders Appreciation Day! She has run photos of cats up for adoption on Facebook and now she's putting coin drop in whatever stores will take them.

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  11. Fallout ahead?; Bob Crowe's museum; Pastor Alston support;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Jersey Journal

    The column that says can Bridgeton survive the backlash if the Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office minus Jennifer Webb-McRae decides after its three-month investigation that the Dec. 30 police shooting of Jerame Reid was justified, and will all the background facts found out in the probe come out? That means either God is against the program moving forward or a lot of churches are not listening to him. Sam Feinstein is here to remind folks who live near Bridgeton High School, your trash day changes starting this week.

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  12. City park presentation; Tax hikes; Poor doggies; BEN Column, March 29, update 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... go above the park so you can look down on the zoo and all the amenities clear to Sunset Lake. A company would pay Bridgeton to let them install and run the lines so people can hang tree-top tall. Just because she hasn't knocked on your door or ...

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  13. Heroin; Domestic violence; Pascale Sykes; BEN Column, March 29, update 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... has to change is the one expecting others to get the job done. We admire the work of Pastor Russell Alston in Bridgeton as he shovels against the drug dealers by healing one addict at a time, because we know that if there are no drug users, there ...

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  14. Regional Superior Court building a bold step to settle space issues: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... quickly. Construct a regional Superior Court building for Vicinage XV. Court operations now in Salem, Woodbury and Bridgeton would be under one roof. Duties duplicated at three sites could be consolidated. A regional jail study is to be undertaken ...

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  15. Hoch to Starbucks; Broad Street School zoo finalist; Pageant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Jersey Journal

    "I've read the pushback and sympathize with you as claims indicate the masses were uncomfortable discussing race in Starbucks stores. "My reason for contacting you is to ask that you to consider Bridgeton, N.J., as a starting point for locating Starbucks into cities that need support.

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  16. Pascale Sykes; Mr. Albanese; Ethanol plant $900,000 ratable?; BEN Column, March 28, update 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | NJ.com

    ... that this is the much coveted ratable which is irrespective of the recent $200,000 performance bond refund. "Bridgeton has too many non-tax paying entities, such as the port ($50,000 per year lost tax revenue for over 30 years), all of the various ...

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  17. South Jersey Leading Ladies Spring Expo plans to educate and empower familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and communities of Southern New Jersey. The expo will be held at the Alms Center, 1 Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Bridgeton. To register for this event, go to Facebook, South Jersey Leading Ladies or visit htt ...

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  18. Bridgeton man sentenced to 15 years for drive-by shooting death of his auntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NJ.com

    Obadiah Taylor, 27, of Bridgeton, stands in Cumberland County Courthouse with his attorney Kenneth Aita, where he was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Friday, March 27, 2015. (Don E. Woods BRIDGETON -- The man involved in the drive-by shooting death of his 49-year-old aunt was sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday.

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  19. Practice fields; Gym class; Mike Zapolski; BEN Column, March 27, update 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Jersey Journal

    The column that says if Bridgeton schools keep getting state-of-the-art, 21st century additions, plus renovations, we won't need new schools, and $62.3 million is the latest gift from our next president. So now we have Bud's Market, Hudock's, Farmland Diner, EMS and Mama Mia's all in a row on Route 49 east of Salem.

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  20. Bridgeton Library books elevator quest after reprieve from closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Gloucester County Times

    The board of directors didn't have official word, but it was no secret a new combined library on North Laurel Street was all but a done deal. It was a promise Freeholder Director Joe Derella had made to Mayor Albert Kelly to replace a plan to move social services from Vineland to Bridgeton.

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