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  1. Scenic byway designated in Vernon, HardystonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... at Price's Switch Road. None of the other seven DOT-designated scenic byways are in Sussex County. In Warren County, the 19-mile Warren Heritage Scenic Byway on Route 57 runs from Greenwich to Hackettstown. Warren County Freeholder Director Edward ...

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  2. Phillipsburg home invasion convictions overturned; court cites '12 Angry Men' referenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... imprisoned since he was given a 15-year sentence in August 2011. He will be transferred back to the custody of Warren County where prosecutors will have the opportunity to retry the case. County Prosecutor Richard Burke said his office will review ...

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  3. Conviction of the teenager in home-invasion case is overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... who was 16 years old at the time of the crime, was tried as an adult. He was convicted on Feb. 14, 2011 by a Warren County jury of conspiracy to commit burglary and robbery, burglary and robbery. His codefendant, Taquan K. Range, then 23, of ...

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  4. Potential livestock farmers invited to Extension program in WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... postponed from Sept. 25 and split from a day-long program into two evenings. It will be Oct. 14 and 21, at the Warren County Extension Center, on Route 519 in Belvidere. The program runs 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. each day. Presented by Annie's Project New ...

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  5. VIPER key in Warren County Community College's designation as...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    For the second straight year, Warren County Community College, in large part due to its hugely successful VIPER program, has been ranked as one of the Top 20 percent of colleges nationwide as being Military Friendly. Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, once again named WCCC to the coveted Military Friendly Schools list.

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  6. Phillipsburg residents approve $10.8 million in additional school renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... to approve borrowing $8.5, while the remaining $2.3 million will come from capital reserves. According to the Warren County Clerk's Office, 561 people voted in favor of the projects, 384 people voted against the projects, and five people cast a ...

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  7. Gas prices down in N.J., but will they continue to drop?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... finished gasoline contains a 10 percent mixture of ethanol. Like last month, the cheapest gas can be found in Warren County , where the average price is $3.097. Gas is also on the less expensive side in , Cumberland ($3.107), Middlesex ($3.127) and ...

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  8. Oxford Township arrest follows traffic safety protestRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NJ.com

    A Warren County official said traffic conditions at an Oxford Township paving site aren't dangerous but "could be better," one day after a man was arrested when he protested over safety concerns and allegedly pushed a police officer. Assistant county engineer Barth Johnson said the subcontractor, Bloomfield New Jersey-based J.A. Alexander, has met all the traffic control requirements during the course of the Axford Avenue paving project in the township.

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  9. Phillipsburg residents vote 'yes' on school district ballot questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    ... the new high school in the 2016-17 school year. The other $2.3 million will come from capital reserves. Warren County Board of Elections Commissioner Robert Stead said 561 people voted "yes," 384 people voted "no," and five people cast a ballot but ...

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  10. Warren County 4-H'ers celebrate National 4-H week, Oct. 5-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... Working together and having a good time through 4-H encourages youth to make volunteering a lifelong habit. In Warren County, there are over 50 volunteer 4-H leaders working with over 285 4-H members. These volunteers are among the over 500,000 ...

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  11. Warren County Mosquito Commission reports first case of Chikungunya virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    The Asian Tiger mosquito is one of two mosquitoes that carries the Chikungunya virus. The Warren County Mosquito Commission reports the first travel-related case of the virus in the county.

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  12. Warren County man admits role in hacking ring that accessed U.S. Army networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    A Warren County man has pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges in connection with his membership in an international hacking ring that gained access to a U.S. Army computer network while targeting computer giant Microsoft and several video game developers. Sanadodeh Nesheiwat, 28, of Washington , was one of two members of the ring who entered guilty pleas to a single count of conspiracy to commit computer fraud and copyright infringement Tuesday in federal court in Delaware.

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  13. Warren County faces additional allegations of sexual abuse in sheriff's departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    ... "most of the alleged victims." The claim alleges the county employee selected C.C. from a holding cell at the Warren County Courthouse and took the boy back to his office, where he gave him back rubs and attended a court appearance. The employee ...

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  14. Washington Township Police warn of various scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    WASHINGTON TWP. - Washington Township Police warned of various scams reported in the area and outside of Warren County last night at an open forum held by Chief James McDonald and Detective Walter Koch.

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  15. Residents are first line of defense in burglaries, say Washington Twp. PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... change were stolen. Although she commended the police for their swift response, Ostrander, who grew up in Warren County and has lived in Washington Township for 14 years, said the area has changed and she now worries for neighborhood children. "We ...

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  16. New staff at Prevention Connections expand organization's reach ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    New funding from the federal government has allowed Prevention Connections, a program of the Family Guidance Center of Warren County, to expand its service to the community through the hiring of two new staff members. As a result of a grant from the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Chelsea Volyn has been hired as a Prevention Educator, and Adrian Williams has been brought on as Project Facilitator in support of the Coalition for Healthy and Safe Communities.

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  17. 5 things to know about the Phillipsburg School District's special election TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | NJ.com

    ... a tax increase, because they'll save $435,000 a year on payments for the space the district rents at the Warren County Community College satellite campus on Marshall Street. The district will soon pay off Maloney Stadium upgrades, ending a $264,000 ...

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  18. Bethlehem teenager charged in Warren County burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | NJ.com

    A Bethlehem teenager faces numerous charges after police linked him to a recent one-day string of burglaries in Warren County, court records say. Greenwich Township police on Friday charged James Boris, 18, of the 300 block of Flagstone Drive, with four counts each of burglary and theft.

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  19. Hunterdon County teen charged in two Warren County burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | NJ.com

    A Hunterdon County teenager faces charges after authorities linked him to a pair of burglaries in northern Warren County , court records say. Paul Prescott Jr., of the 200 block of Fairview Avenue in Hampton, allegedly went into the detached garage of an Ackerson Road home Sept.

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  20. Legendary wrestling coach John Goles named to Warren County Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Jersey Journal

    Legendary wrestling coach John Goles led the Blue Streaks of Washington High School to numerous glories, and has been chosen posthumously to the Warren County Hall of Fame. "He grew up in a coal mining family, in Plains, Pa., which is near Wilkes-Barre.

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