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The Gold and Silver Mine – Shady dealers and their tricks

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Written by Douglas Keefe Friday, November 01, 2013 11:30 am

Gold and Silver Mine Gold and Silver Mine

While reading some online articles related to coins and bullion, I ran across a summary of a presentation made by Patrick Heller, recipient of The American Numismatic Association 2012 Dealer of the Year Award. The topic he spoke on was ‘Dealers you may want to avoid.’ He touched on some things I’ve spoken about in the past, along with some other examples and practices I feel are worth sharing.

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Local couple gets surprise style boost

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Written by Michael Feely Friday, November 01, 2013 11:00 am

Marc Voci (right) and Jim DeMarco approach the Huffs’ house. Marc Voci (right) and Jim DeMarco approach the Huffs’ house.

Early Monday morning, an RV pulled onto Sheridan Boulevard in Brigantine with the intent of assisting one couple in achieving a sense of normalcy and recovery through the power of fashion.

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Letter writer applied a double standard

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Written by Fran Heineman Friday, November 01, 2013 10:00 am

Letter to the editor Letter to the editor

To the editor:

This is in response to Ann Wenitsky's letter last week about Anne Phillips' and Rick DeLucry's letters regarding the Respect Brigantine petition.

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City must reinstate Cox to acting police chief, judge rules

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Written by Michael Feely Friday, November 01, 2013 09:00 am

Lawsuit Lawsuit

Police Capt. Ray Cox was wrongly removed as acting police chief, a court ruling states – and must not only be reinstated, but also be paid for time lost.

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Brigantine Police Blotter – Trick-or-treat times

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Written by Sgt. Brian Feehan Wednesday, October 30, 2013 11:12 am

Police Blotter Police Blotter

All persons listed are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

For the week ending Oct. 23, the Brigantine Police Department responded to 297 calls for service, including 39 motor vehicle stops/incidents with eight summons issued, six domestic disputes and three traffic accidents.

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80 volunteers help with dune grass planting

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Written by Jennifer Blumenthal, City Manager Monday, October 28, 2013 11:00 am

Brigantine Beach Brigantine Beach

Last weekend the community came together to restore the dune system damaged last year from Superstorm Sandy. Approximately 80 volunteers planted 16,000 pieces of dune grass in various locations on Brigantine Beach.

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City approves 6 same-sex marriage licenses

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Written by Michael Feely Thursday, October 24, 2013 06:16 pm

Brigantine Brigantine

In the first week after New Jersey Superior Court approved same-sex marriages (the 14th state to do so), the Brigantine City Clerk’s office has issued six marriage licenses in the past five days to same-sex couples.

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Stripers return to Brigantine waters

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Written by Submitted by Cathy Crossland Thursday, October 24, 2013 05:54 pm

 Anthony with a nice tautog at Bayside Anthony with a nice tautog at Bayside

Cathy from Bayside reports the stripers are here. They are in the back, out front and in the surf!

A 49-pound cow caught on fresh clams (not rotten) and apparently took the lead in the Atlantic County Derby.

In the boats eels are king especially at night.

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Problems with petition don't warrant attacks

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Written by Ann Wenitsky Thursday, October 24, 2013 03:00 pm

Letter to the editor Letter to the editor

To the editor:

This is in response to Rick DeLucry’s and Anne Phillips’ letters to the editor from last week, regarding the petition to change the form of government.

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Second annual Stephen W. Beecher Sr. Memorial Poker Run

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, October 24, 2013 02:27 pm

BRIGANTINE - The Brigantine Police Unity Tour Team held its second annual Stephen W. Beecher, Sr. Memorial Poker Run, Saturday, Oct. 19

  This year the event was renamed to Sgt. Stephen W. Beecher, Sr. Memorial Poker Run, in honor of Beecher who died this year.</p> This year the event was renamed to Sgt. Stephen W. Beecher, Sr. Memorial Poker Run, in honor of Beecher who died this year.</p>

This year the event was renamed to Sgt. Stephen W. Beecher, Sr. Memorial Poker Run, in honor of Beecher who died this year.

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