Atlantic County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Forum focuses on anti-addiction accomplishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... at the Lighthouse Church in Middle Township. Chris Macomber from the 24/7 peer support group Hope All Day in Atlantic County provided information on the organizations efforts there. Tania Ahern from Parent2Parent, who has been an

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  2. 11-Year-old Charged With Bomb Threat In South JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... and searched with explosive detection dogs from the State Police, Atlantic City Police Department and the Atlantic County Sheriff's Department. The students were returned to the school after the school was cleared. The students were out of the ...

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  3. 21-year-old man indicted in 2011 murder in Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ATLANTIC CITY - A city man was indicted Friday in the fatal shooting of a 48-year-old man in 2011, authorities said. Okese J. Smith, 21, of Atlantic City was indicted on charges of murder, felony murder, robbery, possession of a gun for an unlawful purpose and unlawful possession of a handgun, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said in a news release.

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  4. Mazzeo Unveils Bill to Bring Successful Tax Credit Program to...Read the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Assemblydems.com

    Mazzeo Unveils Bill to Bring Successful Tax Credit Program to Atlantic City to Help Create Jobs & Economic Growth Bill Would Help Boost Economy in Atlantic County Region - Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo on Friday announced he's introduced legislation to help revitalize Atlantic City by extending a successful tax credit program to neighborhoods in which casino gaming is authorized. The bill would extend the Neighborhood Revitalization State Tax Credit Program to Atlantic City.

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  5. Video shows Ray Rice's then fiancee kissing him after punchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... May where they defended the fight as a private incident. Ray Rice and his wife, Janay Palmer, arrive at the Atlantic County Criminal Courthouse for Rice's arraignment on assault charges in May where he pleaded not guilty, "One thing I do know is ...

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  6. Hiltner sent off with accolades; new clerk sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... can be present. ATLANTIC CITY - An activist for open government will be heard in court Monday after the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office denied his request for information about the alleged theft of funds from the Margate Firefighters Benevolent ...

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  7. Menorah lighting held in VentnorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    A crowd turned out for the lighting of the menorah Wednesday evening, Dec. 17 at the Ventnor branch of the Atlantic County Library after the ceremony was moved indoors due to the cold and wind. Rabbi Avraham Rapoport of Chabad at the Shore in Margate presided over the menorah lighting.

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  8. Russo replaces Iannucci as Holy Spirit football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... hired this past summer as IT director and assistant athletic director at his alma mater after working for Atlantic County as IT director for 25 years. "I'm glad I have unlimited text messaging on my phone," Russo said, laughing. "It's a busy time ...

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  9. Most Large Counties Saw More Jobs, Higher Wages This Summer. Did Yours?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Atlantic County, N.J., recorded the largest decline in employment through the first half of the year, largely due to job cuts at casinos. Employment and wages grew in the vast majority of large U.S. counties through the first half of the year, a broad improvement that masks the unevenness of the economic expansion.

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  10. 2 N.J. men impersonated police while robbing 3 teens, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    LINWOOD - The second of two Atlantic County men who pretended to be undercover police officers while they detained and robbed three teenagers was arrested Wednesday, according to a published report. Neither Evan Hormozy nor Kevin Durkin displayed a badge or a weapon when they stopped the teens along Poplar Avenue late in the evening on Dec. 12, according to a report on ShoreNewsToday.com Durkin, 28, of Northfield was arrested Wednesday when police obtained a search warrant following an investigation and entered his home.

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  11. Taj drama spills over into StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... problem, while other people are just playing politics, and it's disheartening." Sweeney was referring to an Atlantic County Republican Assemblyman who on Wednesday unveiled his own recovery plan to rival Sweeney's. He described the Senate ...

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  12. Mazzeo & Andrzejczak Measure Seeking Help for Atlantic County Workers ...Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Assemblydems.com

    Mazzeo & Andrzejczak Measure Seeking Help for Atlantic County Workers Displaced by Casino Closures Approved by General Assembly By a vote of 67-1, the General Assembly on Thursday approved legislation sponsored by Assemblymen Vince Mazzeo and Bob Andrzejczak urging the federal government to expedite a grant that will help displaced workers in Atlantic County get the training and education needed to find gainful employment after the recent closure of numerous Atlantic City casinos.

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  13. Economy: SJ County sees middling job, wage gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | RecordNET

    ... the year in the second quarter. Those gains were tied mostly to the natural resources and mining sector. Atlantic County, N.J., had the steepest over-the-year decrease in employment among large U.S. counties, with a drop of 1.6 percent. Midland ...

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  14. How the New Jersey Legislature ended the yearRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | New Jersey Herald

    ... out of a proposed deal on the future operations of the Taj Mahal casino. Assemblyman Vincent Mazzeo, an Atlantic County Democrat who backed the legislation, said he hopes it can be reconsidered next year. Icahn pledged $20 million Thursday to keep ...

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  15. Atlantic City bill package postponed amid Taj Mahal disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... taxes of $150 million for the next two years. The idea is to bring money to the city, its school system, and Atlantic County - which have seen property taxes spike with the decline of its tax base. Over the next 13 years, the amount of the payments ...

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  16. Linwood Police arrest two for impersonating an undercover officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... restraint, impersonating law enforcement and harassment by offensive touching. Durkin was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility on $250,000 cash bail. Linwood Police Sgt. Jason Weber and Det. Steve Cunningham led the investigation and were ...

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  17. All clear in bomb scare at Egg Harbor Township middle schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... threat was reported to Egg Harbor Township Police, the department responded along with three K9 units. The Atlantic County Sheriff's Department, the New Jersey State Police and Atlantic City Police Department each sent a bomb-sniffing dog unit to ...

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  18. Assemblyman: Scrap Atlantic City casino tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... retain a multimillion-dollar marketing effort for the resort through the Atlantic City Alliance, help ease Atlantic County taxes, and redirect some redevelopment tax revenue to help Atlantic City's municipal finances. But it would not include a ...

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  19. Atlantic City: 2 plans to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | MyFoxNY

    ... investment alternative taxes to the city; splits $25 million in unused CRDA grant money between the city and Atlantic County for tax relief; diverts $7.5 million from the Atlantic City Alliance's $30 million annual marketing budget to the city. Dem: ...

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  20. Galloway Residents Face Significant Tax Increase Under Casino Stabilization PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... in lieu of taxes (PILOT), Galloway residents may see an increase of $44, according to the report. The Atlantic County Board of Taxation released the figures on Tuesday. The plan is pending final approval by the State Legislature. It would then need ...

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