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1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal
Is Pastor Robin Weinstein finally getting a good night's sleep tonight as the Hospitality Room in Bridgeton goes on a warming hiatus? Is somebody helping out Pastor Eddie Sulton of Elohim Worship Center, 51 E. Pine St., Bridgeton, with his Boy Scout Troop uniforms? Daniel Jacobson helps his daughters Hailey and Jada with making crafts at the Dec.
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5 hrs ago | The Daily Journal
* Two Nextbooks, valued at $105 each, were reported stolen Wednesday in a burglary in the first block of West Chestnut Avenue.
9 hrs ago | New Jersey State Police
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The homeless shelter this week at Bethany Grace Community Church, 41 N. Pearl St. , Bridgeton, should be in business through Wednesday night.
Authorities say the nude body of a man was found outside a southern New Jersey home several hours after he escaped from a nearby halfway house.
BRIDGETON - Bridgeton Mayor Albert Kelly is seeking volunteers to help staff at least two area churches that have agreed to serve as "warming centers" as part of a new Code Blue program for Bridgeton that gives homeless individuals a place to escape colder temperatures and frozen precipitation during the winter months.
The Press of Atlantic City reports the 35-year-old man's body was found in the driveway of a Bridgeton home around 8:30 p.m. Saturday.
An armed man was shot in the head by a store owner he was trying to rob, and now detectives are trying to determine if the injured thief is responsible for a recent surge of hold-ups in Cumberland County, police said.
Police are investigating how a man who escaped from a halfway house for criminals ended up dead and naked in a South Avenue driveway.
BRIDGETON - Police arrested a city man Saturday night after he received a gunshot wound to the head when gunfire erupted during his alleged robbery attempt, according to authorities.
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BRIDGETON - Mayor Albert Kelly learned one thing by pulling in the "big guns" for a closed meeting Thursday to deal with crime in his city.
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