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  1. Candidates' Night to be held Oct. 10 in OgdensburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | New Jersey Herald

    The Ogdensburg Historical Society will host its annual Candidates' Night at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, in the Ogdensburg Firehouse. The public is welcome to attend and meet the candidates running for office.

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  2. Election field is set; now the choices are up to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | New Jersey Herald

    Vernon and Byram, two Faulkner Act municipalities featuring non-partisan elections and thereby not needing primary elections, finalized their contests on Tuesday. In Vernon, seven candidates -- including two former mayors -- will vie for three seats on the Township Council.

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  3. Democrats pick successor for late state Senator Jim WhelanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | New Jersey Herald

    A former county official has been chosen to fill the seat of a New Jersey state senator who died last month. Atlantic County Democrats on Tuesday unanimously approved former Freeholder Colin Bell to complete the unexpired term of Jim Whelan.

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  4. Senior artists honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | New Jersey Herald

    The Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council announced the winners of its Annual Senior Citizens' Art Exhibit on Aug. 19 at an open reception and award ceremony. The awards were presented by Sussex County Freeholder Sylvia Petillo.

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  5. Perez tells Vietnam vets his plan for more servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 27 | New Jersey Herald

    Freeholder candidate Dan Perez said Sunday afternoon he wants Sussex County to establish at least one full-time position dedicated to veterans and their issues, noting that Sussex and Warren counties are the only ones of the 21 counties in New Jersey without such a department. Holding up placards to a roomful of mostly Vietnam veterans, he showed the state's listing on its own veterans site for similar positions.

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  6. Freeholder candidate wants county coordinator for veterans servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 26 | New Jersey Herald

    Sussex County freeholder candidate Dan Perez will propose creation of a "veterans services coordinator" position within the county government at today's monthly meeting of the Vietnam Veterans Association of America Chapter 1002.

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  7. Landfill project beats schedule, cost estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | New Jersey Herald

    The county landfill expansion project is slightly ahead of schedule and the total cost is on track to be significantly less than initial estimates, according to officials at the Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority. The two-part expansion project is on pace to be completed sometime around Thanksgiving, according to SCMUA Chief Engineer Thomas Varro.

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  8. Gloucester debuts new bike sharing programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Gloucester Township officially launched its Bike Share program Wednesday. The initiative allows residents to ride bikes for free by signing up through a smartphone app.

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  9. Byram police first to join county 911Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    The Byram Township Police Department will be the first in Sussex County to use dispatch services from the county's 911 communications center beginning in 2018. On Tuesday, the Township Council unanimously approved a shared services agreement with the county for five years, beginning Jan. 1, 2018, at which time the communications center, operated by the Sussex County Sheriff's Office, will assume dispatch services for the township's police department.

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  10. Politicians turn out for fair's Senior DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    It was Senior Day at the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show on Thursday so, naturally, local, state and national politicians made their presence felt. U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer, D-5th Dist., Lt.

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  11. McKeon will not challenge FrelinghuysenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A Democratic state legislator who was being courted by the national party to challenge a 12-term Republican congressman in the 11th District announced on Tuesday we would not be challenging the incumbent in 2018. Assemblyman John F. McKeon, D-27th Dist., posted a lengthy message on Facebook shortly before noon on Tuesday announcing he would not be challenging U.S. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-11th Dist., in next year's midterm elections.

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  12. Freeholders to hear solar investigator's findingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    The attorney whose law firm was hired by the county at the beginning of 2016 to investigate and prepare a formal report detailing the county's solar project will present his findings at Wednesday night's public freeholder meeting. Matthew Boxer, former state comptroller and partner of the law firm of Lowenstein Sandler, LLC, will present his final report that resulted from a 19-month investigation into the county's solar project.

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  13. Franklin moving on renaming 2 streets as tributesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    The Borough Council will hold public hearings at its Tuesday meeting on renaming two streets in the borough, one for a soldier who lost his life in Vietnam 50 years ago and the other for a young woman who died just last year. The hearings will be part of the council's regular meeting at 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 46 Main St. The street sign for Sgt.

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  14. Opening ceremonies pay tribute to three who shaped the fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    The opening ceremonies of the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show began with a tribute to those who have helped to make the event all that it is today. Spectators bowed their heads in a moment of silence on Friday to honor the lives and numerous contributions of Peter Cofrancesco III, Deb Cowell and Nick Feenstra.

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  15. Marine killed in plane crash to be laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A Marine killed in a military plane crash in Mississippi is set to be laid to rest in New Jersey. The coffin bearing the body of 20-year-old Cpl.

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  16. Motorcade to escort remains of Marine killed in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A motorcade of veterans and motorcycle clubs will escort the remains of a Marine killed in a military plane crash in Mississippi home to New Jersey. The coffin bearing the body of 20-year-old Cpl.

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  17. Freeholders still mum on solar reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    The Sussex County freeholders had no new information to share about a lawyer's investigation into the county's solar project after they came out of an hour-long executive session Wednesday. This was the third closed-door session in which the board discussed a draft report from Matthew Boxer, who was hired to look at the troubled solar project and report on what course of action is open to the county.

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  18. Christie ends shutdown, but beach pictures left an imprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Gov. Chris Christie, by his own admission, entered lame-duck territory on Tuesday, signing his final budget after a bruising three-day state government shutdown that included a viral photo of him lounging on a state beach that was closed to the public because of a budget impasse. The two-term Republican governor signed the $34.7 billion budget early Tuesday and sounded an unapologetic tone over the aerial photos snapped by NJ.com that showed him at the state governor's residence at Island Beach State Park.

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  19. Christie feels the heat politically after a day at the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    In this Sunday, July 2, 2017, photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, right, uses the beach with his family and friends at the governor's summer house at Island Beach State Park in New Jersey. Christie is defending his use of the beach, closed to the public during New Jersey's government shutdown, saying he had previously announced his vacation plans and the media had simply "caught a politician keeping his word."

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  20. Gov. Chris Christie is blistered over his day at the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    In this Sunday, July 2, 2017, photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, right, uses the beach with his family and friends at the governor's summer house at Island Beach State Park in New Jersey. Christie is defending his use of the beach, closed to the public during New Jersey's government shutdown, saying he had previously announced his vacation plans and the media had simply "caught a politician keeping his word."

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