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Dead whale found on beach spray-painted with graffiti

When they found the Minke whale washed up under Central Pier, he’d already been tagged in blue paint. “Unfortunately somebody decided to graffiti the animal and the walls of the underside of the pier at the same time,” explained Bob …

Rep. LoBiondo speaks harshly against those who opposed Sandy bill

WASHINGTON D.C. – As representatives from around the country were making arguments for and against the passing of the Hurricane Sandy aid bill, local politician Frank LoBiondo had some heated words for anyone opposing the bill, especially those from states …

River ice jam that led to Alaska flooding churns

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – A colossal river ice jam that caused major flooding in a remote Alaska town was starting to churn Wednesday as water finally chewed ice chunks away from the stubborn, frozen mass after most of the residents …

Immigration reform advances in NJ

Immigration reform advances in NJ ATLANTIC CITY – On Thursday, the New Jersey State Assembly advanced a bill granting in–state tuition to students living in the U.S. illegally. If passed, the bill would allow these students to pay cheaper in-state …

Garden Pier re-opened

How about some good news about Atlantic City as we head into the Fourth of July Weekend? On June 19th — the same day Revel filed for bankruptcy part two — Garden Pier re-opened. Also, if you’re in town this weekend, the Do AC Sand Sculpting World Cup runs through …

Sierra Leone quarantines 2 million to fight Ebola

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) – Sierra Leone on Thursday took the dramatic step of sealing off districts where more than 1 million people live as it and other West African countries struggle to control the Ebola outbreak that has claimed …

Driving Safety Tips After Pileup On PA Turnpike

After a massive pileup on the Pennsylvania Turnpike this morning where nearly 100 vehicles were involved, State Police here in South Jersey want to… Massive pileup and a few tips to avoid being in one as well