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Chris Christie at Bass Pro Shops opening in Atlantic City

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Eagles fans remind Chris Christie he's not in Dallas

Boo birds squawked as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie celebrated the opening of Bass Pro Shops in Atlantic City.

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Collision between motorcycles kills Phillipsburg man

Twenty-eight-year-old Nathaniel Hagerty of Phillipsburg was killed Wednesday in a collision between two motorcycles.

New poll shows Christie s support from New Jersey is lacking

New poll shows Christie's support from New Jersey is lacking

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is expected to throw his hat into the ring in the coming weeks but a new poll shows not everyone thinks that's a good idea.

Catherine Brady

Catherine Brady charged with stealing $68,000

Forty-six-year-old Catherine L. Brady of Hunterdon County was arrested Tuesday for taking more than $68,000 from the Horseman’s Association of Delaware Valley.

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Generator trucks arrive at powerless Revel casino site

Three portable generator trucks have arrived at the site of Atlantic City's former Revel casino, which has been without utility service since Thursday.

Revel Hotel Casino in Atlantic City

Atlantic City fining powerless Revel casino $5,000 daily

Atlantic City has started fining the shuttered and now powerless former Revel casino for safety violations.

Mumia Abu-Jamal

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Teacher suspended after class writes notes to Mumia Abu-Jamal

A New Jersey school district has suspended a teacher for asking her third grade class to write "get well" letters to a sick inmate convicted of killing a Philadelphia police officer.

Krysten Mendez reported missing

Missing New Jersey woman has been located

Krysten Mendez was located in New York City and was unharmed. 

Warren County Freeholders adopt 2015 budget

Warren County adopts budget for 2015

Belvidere County's Board of Freeholders on Wednesday approved the 2015 fiscal year budget, which shows Warren taking in and spending $110.6 million.

Phillipsburg approves budget for 2015

Phillipsburg residents can expect to pay slightly higher taxes under the town's 2015 budget.

Warren County couple face child abuse charges

180+ animals rescued by Barnyard Sanctuary, Skylands Animal Rescue

A Warren County rescue agency took in more than 180 animals and the owners will face animal cruelty charges, officials said.

Warren County couple face child abuse charges

Couple charged with child endangerment when kids found near dead animals

Police arrested a couple Wednesday after police say their two children were in a home without heat or water, and with dead animals nearby.


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