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A lucky ending for local pooch

A 'lucky' ending for local pooch

Lucky was found in rubble a day after an explosion at a home in Phillipsburg earlier this month

Perk at the pump may be a thing of the past in New Jersey

Perk at the pump may be a thing of the past in New Jersey

New Jersey's gas tax could go from among the lowest in the nation to among the highest

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Hackettstown police investigating armed robbery

Police in Hackettstown are investigating after a man was robbed at gunpoint Monday night

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Police: Two men steal cash, meds from Phillipsburg pharmacy

Police in Phillipsburg are investigating after a robbery at the Medimax Pharmacy in the 500 block of Marshall Street

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N.J. lawmakers pass bill to increase sales of smart guns

The governor vetoed a similar measure last legislative session


NBA top draft Simmons' cousin killed in NJ hit-and-run

Family members say the cousin of Ben Simmons, who was picked first by the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA draft, has died after being struck by a car in a New Jersey neighborhood.

A 2nd New Jersey university will keep Woodrow Wilson's name

Another college in New Jersey has decided to keep former President Woodrow Wilson's name on a school building.


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  • Pele, Brazil celebrating 1958 World Cup victory

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    On this day: June 29

    Pelé helps Brazil to their first World Cup title, Jayne Mansfield dies in a car crash, the Supreme Court rules against the death penalty, and Apple releases the first iPhone, all on this day.

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