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New Jersey U.S. Congressman Tom MacArthur addressing Ocean County officials in Toms River. (Vin Ebenau, Townsquare Media)
New Jersey U.S. Congressman Tom MacArthur addressing Ocean County officials in Toms River. (Vin Ebenau, Townsquare Media)
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MacArthur leading charge to restore funding for the Office of National Drug Control Policy

The Office of National Drug Control Policy seeks room in President Donald Trump's tentative budget which Shore Congressman Tom MacArthur (3rd-District) who also co-chairs the Bipartisan Heroin Abuse Task Force in Washington D.C. is leading a charge to restore it, with a special focus given to Ocean County.

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Soundgarden Singer Chris Cornell Dead at 52

Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell has suffered what is being described as a "sudden and unexpected" death at the age of 52.

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It costs truckers HOW much to sit in Jersey traffic?

The worst-in-the-nation congestion of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area causes the trucking industry to lose $3 billion a year in the Garden State alone, accounting for nearly 5 percent of congestion costs nationwide.

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New York Met's Outfield prospect Tim Tebow speaks to the media at First Energy Park in Lakewood, NJ. (Vin Ebenau, Townsquare Media)
New York Met's Outfield prospect Tim Tebow speaks to the media at First Energy Park in Lakewood, NJ. (Vin Ebenau, Townsquare Media)
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“Tebowmania” arrives at the Jersey Shore with plenty of excitement

Rain delayed the inevitable this weekend at the Jersey Shore with wind and rain heading north towards New Jersey along with Tim Tebow and the Columbia Fireflies who are in town until Tuesday to play the Lakewood BlueClaws. On Sunday he discussed his professional and personal journey to this point.

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Blueclaws prepare scouting report for Tim Tebow as Fireflies head to Lakewood

The Lakewood BlueClaws (Philadelphia Phillies Low-A Team) weekend series with the Met's Low-A Team, The Columbia Fireflies will be filled to the brim with fans and excitement for at least a couple of reasons. Minor League rivalry matchup? Maybe. Watch the red-hot BlueClaws prospects continue dominating early in the season? Perhaps. Watch 29-year old Tim Tebow play outfield for the Fireflies? Mostly certainly yes.

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Only 1 airline bothers to show up to NJ hearing on passenger rights

United promises to never kick off a passenger who has already been seated.

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Timothy Piazza
Timothy Piazza (Facebook/Tim Piazza)
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Timeline emerges in NJ fraternity pledge’s death at Penn State

The timeline spelled out in a grand jury report revealed Timothy Piazza made attempts to stand as late as eight and a half hours after falling down a set of stairs, to try and get help when none of his fraternity brothers sought medical attention for him.

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NJ is one of the best states for working moms, new survey finds

New Jersey is one of the best states in the country for working moms to reside, according to a new survey.

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Electronic sign on the NJ Transit concourse at Penn Station NY showing delayed trains (Justin Lew Block via Twitter @JBlock49)
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Signal problems create long delays for NJ Transit riders at Penn Station

Trains were delayed by 45-60 minutes at Penn Station New York because of Amtrak signal issues in the East River tunnel creating large crowds on the platforms for both NJ Transit and LIRR riders.

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Route 46 in Shandon, California
Route 46 in Shandon, California (Gopgle Street View)
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Jersey Shore man, 29, dies in California crash

The 29-year-old Monmouth County man lost control of his Honda Civic on a California highway and was ejected.

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