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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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Train engineer isn't legally allowed to drive car

A TV station investigation has found that a train engineer has been operating commuter trains despite losing his license to drive a car 10 years ago for repeated drunken driving.

Beach ball drop part of summer kickoff at shore

Beach-goers on the boardwalk in Atlantic City will be having a ball as they welcome the unofficial start of summer.

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Christie faces deadline on bill to fund lead abatement

Republican Gov. Chris Christie faces a decision on legislation that would put $10 million into an account for removing lead paint from homes.

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Stormy winter shrinks some NJ beaches, but shore towns ready

A stormy winter chewed up New Jersey's beaches more than usual, requiring greater efforts to restore them before the summer crowds hit the sand



President Obama talks progress at Rutgers commencement

On the 250th anniversary commencement ceremony at Rutgers University, President Barack Obama was invited to impart some insightful advice to more than 12,000 graduating students.


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    On this day: May 25

    Goofy makes his debut, Babe Ruth hits his final home run, JFK sets sights on the moon, Ali taunts Liston, "Star Wars" hits theaters, and Oprah signs off, all on this day.

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