Atlantic County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Atlantic County, NJ. (Page 10)

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  1. Richard Stockton College set for name changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The name change will take effect Wednesday at the public school in Atlantic County, less than a week after the state approved its application for university status. The move was given the green light by both the New Jersey Presidents' Council, the advisory board that represents the state's public and private colleges and universities, and Rochelle Hendricks, the state's secretary of higher education.

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  2. Brown kicks off re-election campaign with Guardian's endorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... his opposition to North Jersey casino construction. "I believe the fight for our American Dream in Atlantic County begins by stopping a North Jersey casino," continued Brown. "In stark contrast to our willingness to stand up and fight to protect the ...

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  3. Veterans could visit doctors or hospitals closer to home under federal proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... "They stay at the hospital half a day and then go back home." LoBiondo said there is a bus that starts in Atlantic County and heads through Vineland before going on to Wilmington. "It's a new bus, but it's not the best option if you're an older vet ...

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  4. South Jersey begins week of freezing temperatures with wind chill advisoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... on the day devoted to love. For the record books it happened just before 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 14 at the Atlantic County International Airport in Egg Harbor Township. And yes, the Saturday's high temperature was about 10 degrees colder than the ...

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  5. South Jersey weather alert: Near-hurricane force wind gusts possible Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    The National Weather Service is cautioning South Jersey residents to be prepared for power outages of more than 24 hours and issued a high wind warning from 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 through 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15. The National Weather Service is cautioning South Jersey residents to be prepared for power outages of more than 24 hours and issued a high wind warning from 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14 through 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15. The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for South Jersey from 10 a.m. this evening through 2 p.m. Sunday for wind gusts of more than 60 mph.

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  6. Two 19-year-old EHT men arrested for residential burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    Two 19-year-old Egg Harbor Township men were arrested for allegedly burglarizing a Maple Avenue home on Tuesday, Feb. 10. Timothy Tolbert was arrested for the incident on Tuesday and charged with conspiracy to commit burglary and possession of stolen property after police said he and Brandon St. Hillaire forced their way into a the Farmington-section home and stole cash, electronics and other items. The incident was reported to police around 7 p.m. Tolbert's bail was set by Municipal Court Judge H. R. Switzer at $5000 full cash, and he was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility.

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  7. New Jersey man accused of staging boat crash surrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A man who was indicted on theft charges and then disappeared in a suspicious boating accident has turned up safe and in court. Andrew Biddle, 45, of Egg Harbor Township, appeared before a judge Thursday in Atlantic County.

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  8. Ray Rice Apologizes to Ravens Fans for Domestic ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Time

    Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice during his arraignment at the Atlantic County Courthouse in Mays Landing, N.J. on May 1, 2014. Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice apologized for his role in a domestic violence incident with his then-fiancee last year in a letter to Baltimore published by the Baltimore Sun on Friday.

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  9. Ocean City Mayor Delivers State of the City AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... our relatively low taxes and the services you receive here, we offer a better value than many communities in Atlantic County, the Cherry Hill area and the suburbs of Philadelphia. The fact is Ocean City provides great services at a reasonable cost ...

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  10. Heroin seized in 2014 down but arrests up, EHT report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... toward organizations that can help them overcome the addiction. The police partnered with the Join Together Atlantic County coalition to create an informational brochure that is given to each person involved in a drug case. The Substance Abuse ...

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  11. Boys Bowling: South Jersey sectional tournament previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... season in Group 2 behind Central Regional, but will be a top contender to bring the title home this season. Atlantic County Institute of Technology, Barnegat, B.C.I.T of Westampton, Burlington Township, Central Regional, Deptford Township, Pemberton ...

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  12. Potent marijuana wax debuts in Atlantic CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    A potent wax form of marijuana seen mostly on the West Coast over the past decade has made its debut in the local drug market. On Monday, Feb 2, Egg Harbor Township police arrested an individual who allegedly had possession of three types of marijuana wax.

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  13. Girls Swimming: Oakcrest takes down Lawrence to advance to first sectional final in school historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Times of Trenton

    LAWRENCE The firsts just keep on coming for Oakcrest 's girls swimming team, and the latest one came Monday at Lawrence 's expense. Oakcrest's hour-and-a-half trip back to Atlantic County was presumably a happy one after taking down second-seeded Lawrence 94-76 to gain a berth in Thursday's South Jersey C final against Haddonfield.

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  14. Wheelchair-bound felon arrested entering courthouse with gun, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Police arrested a convicted felon today who tried to enter an Atlantic County courthouse with a stolen handgun loaded with hollow-point bullets, a report says. James Boyd, of Atlantic City, who was in a wheelchair, attempted to enter the Atlantic County Civil Courts Building with a gun in his backpack for a court date relating to a family matter, Shore News Today reports.

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  15. Man carrying loaded gun in backpack arrested trying to enter AC courthouseRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    A convicted felon was arrested on weapons and other charges Friday, Feb. 6 after he attempted to enter the Atlantic County Civil Courts Building with a gun in his backpack, authorities said. James Boyd, 31, of Atlantic City, who was in a wheelchair, attempted to enter the courthouse from the Bacharach Boulevard entrance at about 11 a.m. for a scheduled court date relating to a family matter, according to reports.

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  16. Winter weather advisory extended into Atlantic CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    The outlying effects of a strong winter storm may get a little closer to Atlantic County, according to a winter weather advisory posted by the National Weather Service./NWS The outlying effects of a strong winter storm may get a little closer to Atlantic County, according to a winter weather advisory posted by the National Weather Service. A chance for freezing rain and sleet could create difficult driving conditions as the temperature drops later today, this evening and through the morning commute tomorrow.

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  17. Family of man killed during encounter with Bridgeton police scrambles for rights to estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... criminal past included a 13-year prison term for shooting at three New Jersey State Police troopers in Atlantic County when he was a teenager. Reid was buried Jan. 10 after a funeral service at Shiloh Baptist Church in Port Norris . At Reid's ...

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  18. Winter storm's close call doesn't mean no danger for driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Lower Township Gazette

    A close call for South Jersey with a winter storm that will punish areas to the north does not mean we will not miss out on any slippery driving during the morning commute, the National Weather Service says. Areas in New York and Massachusetts could get 14-plus inches of snow./Weatherbell Analytics, www.weatherbell.com South Jersey's close call with a winter storm may mean we won't get much - if any - snow, but it doesn't mean slippery and dangerous conditions won't occur.

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  19. N.J. wineries open their doors for Wine and Chocolate Trail WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Day. With every passing year, organizers say, visitation -- and sales -- get bigger. One grower in Atlantic County estimated that 15 years ago, there were fewer than 20 wineries in New Jersey. That number now hovers around 50. "Our volume of ...

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  20. A Look Ahead: What's Coming Up in Ocean City?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... first baseman. Other Phillies artifacts and photos of the 1915 team will be displayed. (Through February) Atlantic County photographers are displaying Shore Images in the Ocean City Arts Center, 1735 Simpson Avenue. Photographers Loralea Kirby and ...

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