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New Jersey State Police Crime Scene Investigations Unit

Vineland City NJ, the New Jersey State Police have arrested Cary Speaks, 29, of Birdsboro, PA, for allegedly brandishing a handgun and shooting at another driver during a road rage incident in Vineland City, Cumberland County. On June 20, troopers from Troop “A” Port Norris Station responded to State Highway...
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State Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli

Ridgewood NJ, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and State Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli have recommended that New Jersey residents, both vaccinated and unvaccinated, wear masks indoors when there is an increased risk of COVID-19. This recommendation follows the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated guidance that included a recommendation that all individuals resume indoor masking to prevent the community spread of COVID-19.
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Mosquito spraying set for Monday night in 3 Warren County towns

Warren County, NJ– The Warren County Mosquito Commission has announced that it will be spraying against mosquitoes tonight, weather permitting, in parts of Allamuchy Township, Independence Township, and Hackettstown. The mosquito spraying will go on from 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. on Monday, August 2. The following areas are scheduled...
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Staten Island Home of the Week: Atrium window, all-glass conservatory, ‘stellar’ views, $2.4M

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — This five-bedroom, five-bathroom, restored, classic European stucco residence was “faithfully” restored, according to the listing on SILive.com. It is located at 15 Grymes Hill Rd., Grymes Hill, and is priced at $2,375,000. The home features, “a terracotta tile roof, an impressive two-story foyer, French doors to...
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In Paterson, an inspiring success against Covid | Moran

Paterson’s old roads are crumbling, its gutters are clogged with litter, and its sidewalks are home to addicts with nowhere better to go. Metal grills cover vacant storefronts in the heart of the downtown, one after another. Roughly one in three people here was poor even before the pandemic, and the housing stock is notoriously crowded and decrepit, with immigrants of every kind crammed together.
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Centenary University’s student consultants assist local businesses reinvent themselves amidst marketplace change accelerated by the pandemic

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) — The business forecast is bright for ARTstitution, a small Hackettstown storefront that once thrived on in-person paint and sip parties. Shutting her doors during the pandemic, owner Kerri Howard has seen business grow after transitioning to virtual events and sales. The inspiration for this new model: A consulting partnership with a team of Centenary University students.
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Bergen Community College Signs Transfer Agreement With Stockton University

Paramus NJ, Bergen Community College has signed a dual admission and transfer partnership agreement with Stockton University that will help students make a smooth transition from the institution to Stockton’s bachelor’s degree program. The five-year agreement strengthens the relationship between Bergen and Stockton by offering multiple opportunities for students to seamlessly pursue associate and bachelor’s degrees at the two institutions of higher education.
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It’s National Night Out time, and these officials want to hit all their local parties

National Night Out celebrations return Tuesday to the Lehigh Valley region, and officials in Warren County are going to try to hit all of the parties in their jurisdiction. The idea of National Night Out is to build relationships, under relaxed conditions, between residents, police and other emergency responders. The free annual events generally involve food, giveaways, law enforcement demonstrations and rescue apparatus displays.
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Multiple agencies are actively investigating an elder exploitation scam commonly referred to as the Grandparent Bail Scam

Ridgewood NJ, Multiple agencies are actively investigating an elder exploitation scam commonly referred to as the Grandparent Bail Scam. The scam occurs when a caller contacts an elderly victim and portrays themselves as the grandchild of the victim and advises the victim, they have been involved in a serious motor vehicle accident, have been arrested, and require money for bail.⁣
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U.S. House advances effort to pull funds from controversial I-80 rockfall project

An amendment passed Thursday in the U.S. House of Representatives that seeks defund the controversial Interstate 80 rockfall mitigation project in the Delaware Water Gap. New Jersey Congressman Josh Gottheimer, who represents the Garden State communities surrounding the proposed project site, introduced the amendment aimed at the Federal Highway Administration budget for the next fiscal year.
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Toni Modak Promoted to Vice President of Valley Home Care

Ridgewood NJ, Valley Health System is pleased to announce the promotion of Toni Modak, MBA, BSN, RN, to the position of Vice President for Valley Home Care (VHC), and a new member of the Valley Health System Executive Staff. Toni’s promotion was effective this month. Toni joined Valley as a...