Burlington County Newswire

Burlington County Newswire

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  1. Bridge over Delaware River closed after crossing gets stuckRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The bridge was stuck in the up position Saturday, according to police. The bridge became stuck around 1 p.m. and remained closed until further notice, authorities from the Burlington County Bridge Commission told news outlets .

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  2. Man accused of selling cocaine that killed customerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | NJ.com

    A man was arrested this week and charged with selling cocaine to a man who later died from an overdose of the drug, authorities announced. Sean Savage, 45, of Clementon, was charged with strict liability for drug-induced death, distribution of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of a controlled dangerous substance, Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina said in a statement Thursday evening.

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  3. 'Dine Out for Hunger' feeds South Jersey food bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Use coupon code "FEEDSJ" and expressgrub.com will make a donation to the Food Bank of South Jersey. Burlington County -- Allora by da Soli, Bertucci's Italian Restaurant, Cafe Madison, Carlucci's Waterfront, Dooney's Pub & Restaurant, Femmina ...

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  4. Man sentenced for shooting, killing ex-employer in robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Wright II at his Tabernacle home. But he eventually pleaded guilty in July to aggravated manslaughter. Burlington County prosecutors say Stead went to Wright's home to rob him but instead shot him multiple times in the head and neck. He then stole a ...

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  5. Roebling Museum to premiere newly re-mastered Brooklyn Bridge filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Jersey Journal

    ... are Free. Thanks to the generosity of Dean and Jenny Foundation and Amazon, all Florence Township and Burlington County children in grades K-12 and younger will be admitted free of charge. All minors must be accompanied by adult supervision. ...

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  6. Trenton cop charged with raping teen girl in his careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A veteran Trenton police officer was charged with raping a 14-year-old girl for whom he was the legal guardian. He was arrested Tuesday at his home and has his first appearance in Superior Court on Wednesday, according to Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Cofina.

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  7. Trenton police officer charged with repeated sexual assault of a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Jersey Journal

    A Trenton police officer has been charged with raping a minor multiple times, the Burlington County Prosecutors Office said Wednesday. William Sanchez-Monllor, 36, of Burlington Township has been charged with two counts of first-degree aggravated sexual assault, two counts of second-degree sexual assault and one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child.

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  8. Man gets 30 years for killing his boss in robbery attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Jersey Journal

    ... to show up at a job site. "As soon as this defendant entered the home, he opened fire on Mr. Wright," Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina said in a statement. "He didn't say he was there to rob him. He didn't even ask him for money. He just ...

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  9. People in the News - Sept. 17, 2018 - Charny, Karpousis, Altieri & DonoianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Law.com

    Charny, Karpousis, Altieri & Donoian senior associate Rebecca Berger was appointed co-chair of the Burlington County Bar Association family part section. Prior to joining the firm in May 2015, she worked as an assistant Burlington County prosecutor for seven years, and spent four years in the Domestic Violence Unit, which included training law enforcement officers in the investigation and prevention of domestic violence.

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  10. Homeless helper's benefactor: Case will be 'crystal clear'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Stars and Stripes

    Mark D'Amico, the Burlington County, N.J., man accused of taking GoFundMe donations meant for Johnny Bobbitt Jr., said Tuesday he looks forward to explaining what happened to the money, saying it would become "crystal clear" how the funds were spent. D'Amico, 39, made his comments without elaborating further after a brief appearance in court in Burlington City for traffic offenses that resulted in his license being suspended.

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  11. Homeless helper's benefactor: Case will be 'crystal clear' Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WPXI

    ... clash over money - and now involves a criminal probe into D'Amico and his girlfriend Katelyn McClure. The Burlington County prosecutor is investigating D'Amico and McClure over a GoFundMe page they set up for Johnny Bobbitt, the homeless man who ...

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  12. Man accused of using Johnny Bobbitt's GoFundMe money says what...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Philly.com

    Mark D'Amico, the Burlington County man accused of taking GoFundMe donations meant for Johnny Bobbitt Jr., said Tuesday he looks forward to explaining what happened to the money, saying it would become "crystal clear" how the funds were spent. D'Amico, 39, made his comments without elaborating further after a brief appearance in court in Burlington City for traffic offenses that resulted in his license being suspended.

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  13. Could this be it? Hamilton fire consolidation on council docket, effort appears closer than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | The Jersey Journal

    ... has steadily dropped. The town now has eight of them - technically nine, but one is small and shared with Burlington County and not part of consolidation - all with a piece of the town to protect, with varying number of career firefighters and ...

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  14. Search for escaped bird takes couple 100 miles to BlairstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | New Jersey Herald

    ... home with food and water at their disposal, survive a 100-mile venture from Moorestown, located in Burlington County, to Blairstown? The 18-year-old bird, named Paulie, took flight on July 24 as Jeannie Lupinacci was taking him for a stroll at a ...

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  15. Elli TerwilligerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Northern Michigan News

    ... N.J. Memorial services will follow the visitation at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, you can donate to the Burlington County Animal Shelter in her honor - help save a life, for she loved animals. Family Owned For Over 25 Years. Delivering Creative ...

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  16. Those Struggling With Drug Addiction Have A Unique Place To Seek Help In New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | CBS Local

    ... Care, a local addictions treatment provider, has partnered with Evesham Township as the first town in Burlington County to do the "Straight to Treatment" pilot program. It was initiated by the prosecutor's office. "Sometimes the people with ...

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  17. Tom MacArthur's campaign ads convinced me to vote - for his opponent, Andy Kim | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Philly.com

    U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur , a South Jersey Republican, and Democrat Andy Kim are running in one of the most competitive U.S. House races in the country. They are competing in New Jersey's third district, split between Burlington and Ocean counties.

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  18. Here's how you can get up to $750 for trading in your gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | The Jersey Journal

    ... say. "Simply put, too many people are dying as a result of gun violence," Onofri said. "Partnering with Burlington County and the Alpha Baptist Church is a valuable opportunity to make our communities safer and take deadly weapons off of the ...

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  19. NJ Politics Digest: State AG to Review Crowdfunding Sites and CampaignsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 17 | The New York Observer

    ... story said. However, crowdfunding is new "and raises novel questions," the spokeswoman told the news site. Burlington County authorities are apparently investigating Mark D'Amico and Katelyn McClure, who started a GoFundMe campaign to raise funds ...

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  20. A homeless vet, a charitable N.J. couple and $400K. What you might not know about themRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | The Jersey Journal

    ... proved far more complicated than the heart-warming narrative that boosted the trio - Bobbitt and a Burlington County couple, Kate McClure and Mark D'Amico - into the international news cycle. Here's what you might not have known about the homeless ...

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