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Governor Chris Christie delivers his Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Address to the Legislature in the Assembly Chambers at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. (Governor's Office, Tim Larsen)
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Christie Town Hall in Freehold Tuesday

While state lawmakers work through Governor Chris Christie's budget and reform proposals, the chief executive brings his case to taxpayers starting Tuesday in Freehold.

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Toms River Considers Anti-Tethering Ordinance

Animal rights activists have asked the Toms River Council to consider adopting an ordinance that would set out clear rules for how dogs can be restrained outside.

Louise O'Brien says the current laws on the books in most New Jersey towns just don't get the job done

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Offshore Drilling Hearing Set

Shore lawmakers and environmental activists are getting their wish when it comes to the controversial plan to allow offshore oil drilling off the Atlantic coast.

Well, part of it, anyway.

Federal officials have announced a public hearing on the plan to be held i

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Route 530, Berkeley Township, March 5, 2015 (Dianne DeOliveira, Townsquare Media)
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There’s “Snow” More Money

If winter weather takes another swipe at Berkeley Township in 2015, there's "snow" more money to clean it up.

Mayor Carmen Amato, Jr., says the township is already over its snow removal budget by $7,000 for the year

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James Habel (Frank Galipo, Patch of Wall)
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Former Wall Schools Superintendent Convicted of Official Misconduct

James Habel, the onetime head of the Wall Township school district, faces a mandatory five years in a New Jersey prison following his guilty verdict by a Monmouth County jury to a count of official misconduct.

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Domestic Violence: Committing to Caring

As we told you on Monday, domestic violence experts say anyone can help a victim, often with a simple phone call to your local police.  But some people go the extra mile, and make a bigger commitment.

Susan Levine is a Victim Support Program Coordinator with the 180 Turning L

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NJT Train Service Disrupted in Bay Head

Service on NJ Transit trains through Bay Head, Manasquan and Point Pleasant is temporarily suspended in what is being called a trespasser incident.

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Raccoon Rescue in Tuckerton

Just because you live in the woods, doesn't mean you can't get stuck in a tree.

Tuckerton Fire Department crews and a retired state Conservation Officer jumped to the rescue on Monday after a raccoon got its head caught in a knot on a tree trunk

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Facebook Flaps for Local Leaders

Social media is at the center of controversies for three local government leaders this week.

Stafford Township Council members are meeting behind closed doors on Tuesday to discuss a police investigation that allegedly targeted a man for being an outspoken critic of Mayor John Spodofora

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Domestic Violence: What Can You Do?

From the statehouse to your neighbor's house, New Jersey is taking a stand against domestic violence.  But what can the average citizen really do to help?

Senior Assistant Prosecutor Terry Cunningham with the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office says the best place to start is with a call to your l

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