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Christie signs financial rescue package for Atlantic City

Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed a package of bills to keep financially troubled Atlantic City from running out of cash.

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Prisoner worker accused of sexual assault

A Warren County, New Jersey prison worker is accused of giving two inmates cigarettes in exchange for sexual favors.

Warren County Freeholders in session

Warren County maintains AA bond rating

Warren County maintained an AA bond rating in 2015 thanks in part to the sale of the county-owned nursing home, according to Financial Officer Dan Olshefski.

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Woman dead after car, tractor trailer crash on I-78

Police in New Jersey are investigating after a woman was killed in a crash on Interstate 78

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Under bill, engineers can't operate trains if license pulled

A top New Jersey lawmaker is pushing legislation to prevent engineers from operating trains if their driver's licenses are revoked or suspended for drunken driving violations.

Hunterdon Humane Animal Shelter to temporarily close

Hunterdon Humane Animal Shelter to temporarily close

The Hunterdon Humane Animal Shelter says it will use that time to review the policies and procedures to more closely align with the shelter's charter


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Two arrested for narcotics in Hunterdon County

Two people were arrested on narcotics offenses Monday,  based on a joint  investigation by the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs, Guns, & Narcotics Task Force and the…


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    On this day: May 27

    A tornado nearly wipes out St. Louis, the Chrysler Building and the Golden Gate Bridge open, the Sex Pistols court controversy with "God Save the Queen," and Arsenio Hall signs off, all on this day.

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