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  1. More than 150 mourners gather to honor fallen state trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Jersey Herald

    Millville Fire Department members Larry Fawcett and Steven Alcorn, right, hold lit candles during a vigil for New Jersey state trooper Frankie Williams at the Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department in Leesburg, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. The recently married rookie state trooper responding to an emergency call about an erratic driver was killed in a violent wreck on a highway when the erratic driver, traveling in the opposite direction, crossed a grassy median and slammed into his marked cruiser head-on, authorities said.

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  2. Owner of former Revel casino sues New Jersey over licensingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | New Jersey Herald

    The owner of New Jersey's former Revel casino is channeling his inner Donald Trump, hoping to follow the President-elect as an Atlantic City casino mogul. Glenn Straub is parroting Trump, of whom he has often spoken admiringly, in vowing to "Make Atlantic City great again."

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  3. Moody's: Takeover prevents Atlantic City default thru '17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | New Jersey Herald

    A Wall Street ratings firm says New Jersey's takeover of Atlantic City's assets and major decision-making power should prevent the struggling resort from defaulting on its debt at least through the end of next year. In a note issued Monday, Moody's Investors Service said the takeover should be enough to head off any default on the resort's $500 million in debt through 2017.

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  4. Funeral service held for man gunned down at New Jersey mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | New Jersey Herald

    Hundreds of mourners gathered Sunday at the All Wars Memorial Building in Atlantic City to honor Demond Cottman. The 21-year-old city man was shot multiple times early Friday outside the Macy's store at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing.

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  5. 25 years later, mother seeking closure over missing sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | New Jersey Herald

    A New Jersey mother whose son disappeared 25 years ago says that she has accepted that he might be gone but is still seeking closure. Maureen Himebaugh tells the Press of Atlantic City she is reminded of her son Mark whenever she sees a child who resembles him at the hospital where she works.

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  6. A casino in North Jersey would be a revenue winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | New Jersey Herald

    I don't comprehend why the casino was voted down. There was a plan to put a casino in the Meadowlands or Jersey City.

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  7. The Latest: Guadagno says she'll decide on run soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | New Jersey Herald

    New Jersey's lieutenant governor says she will decide after the holidays whether to run to replace fellow Republican Gov. Chris Christie next year. Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno told reporters she will take Thanksgiving and Christmas to think over the decision of whether to run.

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  8. Former US senator to oversee state takeover of Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | New Jersey Herald

    The Department of Community Affairs announced the appointment of Jeffrey Chiesa on Monday night. But it didn't say how much he will be paid.

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  9. Southern New Jersey impacted by contaminated syringesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | New Jersey Herald

    State health officials say at least 10 people in Atlantic County and three in Ocean County have contracted a bacterial infection stemming from the use of contaminated medical supplies. The Press of Atlantic City reports New Jersey has seen 52 cases of B. cepacia infection directly linked to a multistate outbreak currently under investigation by state and federal health officials.

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  10. Atlantic City braces for expected state takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Atlantic City officials are bracing for an expected state takeover of the struggling city's assets and major decision-making powers. New Jersey's Local Finance Board is to decide Wednesday whether to take over the city's main governmental functions after the state rejected a proposed five-year financial turnaround plan.

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  11. Voters reject expanding casinos outside of Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Ballot question 1, which asked whether to authorize the construction of two new casinos in separate counties in the northern part of the state near New York City, was soundly defeated. The result was a welcome reprieve for Atlantic City, where some gambling and business executives feared new in-state competition could have led to the closure of three to five of the city's remaining seven casinos.

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  12. Cops: Duo charged with stuffing toll baskets to steal coinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    State police say two people have been charged with stuffing material into toll baskets on the Atlantic City Expressway to prevent coins from going in and then returning to steal the money. State troopers said Monday that 54-year-old Angela Freeman-Poles and 57-year-old Aljah Reaves were arrested and charged with theft in the scheme.

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  13. Text of New Jersey casino expansion ballot questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Do you approve amending the Constitution to permit casino gambling in two additional counties in this State? At present, casino gambling is allowed only in Atlantic City in Atlantic County. Only one casino in each of the two counties would be permitted.

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  14. Fewer monarch butterflies in southern New Jersey this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    The number of monarch butterflies migrating through the Point fell by more than half this year, according to an annual hourly census study, but it may be more because of the weather than a population change. "We had strong easterly winds for much of September," Monarch Monitoring Project Director Mark Garland told The Press of Atlantic City this week.

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  15. Voters should check out public questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is a non-partisan political organization that works to increase voters' knowledge and understanding of major public policy issues. On the Nov. 8, 2016, General Election ballot there are two public questions.

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  16. Failure on casino expansion could be boon for Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Casino expansion throughout the Northeast has been blamed for much of Atlantic City's struggles, and New Jersey's first attempt to cash in on those same expansion benefits seems destined to fail. But that failure could mean a win, at least temporarily, for Atlantic City.

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  17. Don't trust Trenton rhetoric becoming a handy campaign toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    That's the message behind a new ad campaign that asks New Jersey voters to approve a constitutional amendment mandating that every cent of a gas tax hike be used only for transportation projects. If the message sounds familiar, it's because the group behind it took a cue from an unrelated campaign that wants to torpedo efforts to expand casinos in northern New Jersey.

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  18. Trump's 'nasty woman' remark rallies Clinton votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Like many people, 23-year-old Emily DiVito was multitasking while watching last week's presidential debate, with a little studying and a little Twitter-surfing. But when DiVito heard Donald Trump say those four words to Hillary Clinton, she shot up in her seat.

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  19. Atlantic County's future depends on technology, educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Colorful graphics spill across the pages of the Angelou Report, while oversized text trumpets Atlantic County's development potential as a technology and tourism center. Dream big, the 112-page report exhorts county leaders.

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  20. New Jersey Senate passes anti-Icahn casino shutdown billRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    The New Jersey Senate has approved a measure that would punish billionaire Carl Icahn for shutting down the Trump Taj Mahal casino by prohibiting him from holding a casino license for it for five years. Icahn's Atlantic City management team says the bill is unfair and unconstitutional, making it virtually impossible to reopen the Taj Mahal should they decide to do so.

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