• Police are looking for this man, who they say was in the vicinity and matches the description of a person who attempted to use counterfeit money on the boardwalk Monday.

    OCEAN CITY – Ocean City police are searching for a man they say attempted to use counterfeit money on the boardwalk three times Monday afternoon.

    Police say he attempted to use counterfeit $50…

  • Absecon Police DepartmentABSECON - A 14-year-old Absecon girl was forced to run for safety Monday evening when a man attempted to lure her into his car, according to the Absecon Police.

  • Nicodemo S. Scarfo and an associate were convicted of ‘looting a publicly traded company to benefit their criminal enterprise’

    CAMDEN – A member and an associate of the Lucchese organized crime family and two Texas brothers were convicted today (Thursday, July 3) of racketeering and other charges after a six-month trial.

  • Pleasantville Police DepartmentPLEASANTVILLE – Pleasantville Police Department detectives are investigating if a there is a connection between a pair of neighborhood shootings in six days that killed one man.

    Devon Leggette, 18, was shot in the lower middle back at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 6 while he stood with a group of guys near the basketball courts at Woodland and Fourth avenues, according to Pleasantville Police Capt. Rocky Melendez.

  • Carly SansoneA Richard Stockton College sophomore who played volleyball for the college was among three people who died when their car careened off an embankment in Colorado on Saturday, July 5.

    Carly Sansone and three others were riding in a vehicle headed south on Colorado Highway 145 near Ophir, about 6 miles south of Telluride.

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Galloway Police Blotter Oct. 13-19, 2013

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Written by Steve Prisament Thursday, October 24, 2013 01:00 pm

Galloway Police Blotter Oct. 13-19, 2013 Galloway Police Blotter Oct. 13-19, 2013

Police Blotter information is supplied by local police departments and other law enforcement agencies. All persons named are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.

During the week Oct. 13-19 Galloway police answered 621 calls for service. Officers made 29 arrests, and issued 55 traffic summonses. Officers responded to 22 motor vehicle accidents, six domestic complaints, 33 medical assists and seven fire calls.

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New Jersey’s troubadour Valerie Vaughn lets kids get into the act

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Written by Steve Prisament Wednesday, October 23, 2013 12:25 pm

New Jersey’s troubadour Valerie Vaughn sings about the Three Little Pigs with her assistant, Kelly Jackson. Children dress in character to participate in the singing. New Jersey’s troubadour Valerie Vaughn sings about the Three Little Pigs with her assistant, Kelly Jackson. Children dress in character to participate in the singing.

GALLOWAY – The woman who calls herself New Jersey’s Troubadour, Valerie Vaughn hails from Tuckerton, the seaport town to our north which shares much of our culture.

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Galloway Police Blotter Oct. 6-12, 2013

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Written by Steve Prisament Wednesday, October 23, 2013 11:50 am

Galloway Police Blotter Oct. 6-12, 2013 Galloway Police Blotter Oct. 6-12, 2013

Police Blotter information is supplied by local police departments and other law enforcement agencies. All persons named are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.

During the week Oct. 6-12 Galloway police answered 789 calls for service. Police made 17 arrests. Officers responded to 19 motor vehicle accidents, 10 domestic complaints, 84 medical assists and 15 fire calls.

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Government reopens just in time for Forsythe cleanup

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Written by Steve Prisament Wednesday, October 23, 2013 11:35 am

Chuck and Tari Clark with their daughters, Rebecca, 6, and Catherine, 2. Chuck and Tari Clark with their daughters, Rebecca, 6, and Catherine, 2.

GALLOWAY – Nearly 100 volunteers showed up at the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge on little notice to clean up the Wildlife Drive and assorted trails and recreation areas Saturday, Oct. 19.

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Bonanni rejects severance payment; sues Galloway, Purdy over delay

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Written by STEVE PRISAMENT Wednesday, October 23, 2013 10:58 am

Steve Bonanni Steve Bonanni

GALLOWAY – Retired Township Manager Steve Bonanni has filed a suit against the township for holding up his termination pay and Mayor Don Purdy who he blames for the delay.

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Galloway landlords may face fines for neighborhood disturbances

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Written by STEVE PRISAMENT Wednesday, October 23, 2013 10:23 am

Galloway landlords may face fines for neighborhood disturbances Galloway landlords may face fines for neighborhood disturbances

GALLOWAY – An ordinance holding landlords responsible for tenants actions that disrupt neighborhoods was passed unanimously by Township Council on first reading Tuesday, Oct. 22.

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Letter: Galloway Mustangs gallop to aid children’s program

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Written by TERRY DOUGHERTY Tuesday, October 22, 2013 10:05 pm

Galloway Mustangs gallop to aid children’s program Galloway Mustangs gallop to aid children’s program

To the editor:

I would like to thank the Galloway Township Mustangs football organization for conducting a fundraiser on behalf of our free military child tutoring program, They are Heroes Too!

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Grandfather mentors fifth generation decoy carver

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Written by Steve Prisament Tuesday, October 22, 2013 04:44 pm

Tanner Holcombe is learning bird carving from a master, his grandfather, Fred Reitmeyer. Tanner Holcombe is learning bird carving from a master, his grandfather, Fred Reitmeyer.

GALLOWAY – There was a lot going on at Family Fun Day Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College.

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Noyes Fun Day lives up to its name

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Written by Steve Prisament Tuesday, October 22, 2013 04:12 pm

John Bulthuis, 8, paints his version of the Titanic. John Bulthuis, 8, paints his version of the Titanic.

There were plenty of kids as always for the Fall Fun Day at the Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College Saturday, Oct. 19 – sampling arts of all sorts.

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Democrats issue platform, Grow Galloway Plan

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Written by Steve Prisament Tuesday, October 22, 2013 03:24 pm

Democrats issue platform, Grow Galloway Plan Democrats issue platform, Grow Galloway Plan

GALLOWAY – The Restore Galloway team of Democratic Township Council candidates has released a five-point platform.

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