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TD Bank robbery suspect 7-21-15 (Mount Holly PD)
TD Bank robbery suspect 7-21-15 (Mount Holly PD)
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Dragnet spreads for Mount Holly bank thief

The holdup artist who made off with cash from a TD Bank in Mount Holly Tuesday remains outside the grip of the law, and the search is now spreading across county lines.

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Patricia Sener (courtesy Clean Ocean Action)
Patricia Sener (courtesy Clean Ocean Action)
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Swimmer goes 17 miles for Clean Ocean Zone

The drive to set boundaries against offshore industrialization gets dramatic support from an experienced swimmer - a withering 17-mile trek by sea from Sandy Hook to Long Island.

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New Jersey Transportation and Emergency Agencies to conduct Hurricane Evacuation Drill Thursday

Motorists should expect an increased police and work crew presence on key shore routes Thursday during a hurricane evacuation exercise, according to the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT).

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Beautiful, sunny skies over the Raritan Bay over Union Beach.  (Dan Zarrow, Townsquare Media)
Beautiful, sunny skies over the Raritan Bay over Union Beach. (Dan Zarrow, Townsquare Media)
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Oh, what a relief it is – low humidity, warm temperatures, sunshine

An overnight cold front swept out the mugginess, and will usher in a streak of downright gorgeous weather through the rest of the week.

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Signs at Livingston High School during Gov. Christie's presidential announcement on June 30. (Rachel Greenberg, Townsquare Media NJ)
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Could NJ economy, unemployment become issues for Christie?

As he continues his run for the GOP nomination for the 2016 presidential election, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie remains in the back of a crowded Republican field. So far, New Jersey's sluggish economy and unemployment rate have not been raised as campaign issues so far, but that may not be the case for long.

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(John Wohlfeil, ThinkStock)
(John Wohlfeil, ThinkStock)
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South Jersey businesses can expect growth this fall

At a gathering of economic experts in Cherry Hill Tuesday, the consensus was bright for the rest of 2015 in terms of business growth in the South Jersey/Philadelphia region.  

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The FBI is using social media to help catch criminals. (Maxim Kostenko, ThinkStock)
The FBI is using social media to help catch criminals. (Maxim Kostenko, ThinkStock)
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How the FBI is using social media to solve crimes

The Federal Bureau of Investigation used to reach out to the public and ask for help in solving crimes by posting "most wanted" posters in Post Offices across New Jersey, but a new effort is under way to connect with people in a different way.

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NJ Governor Chris Christie Speaks At A Startup Accelerator In Iowa (Scott Olson, Getty Images)
NJ Governor Chris Christie Speaks At A Startup Accelerator In Iowa (Scott Olson, Getty Images)
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Can Gov. Chris Christie make it to ‘Super Tuesday?’

Gov. Chris Christie isn't polling over 5 percent in the latest surveys from the four early voting states of Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada. One New Jersey political expert said the governor is probably going to have to win one of those states to survive and fight in the 12 "Super Tuesday" states on March 1.

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stops to pose for a photo with potential supporters Bryant Foulger, right, and his granddaughter Lilly Morriss, 2, of Washington, as Christie walks in the Fourth of July parade in Wolfeboro, NH
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stops to pose for a photo with potential supporters Bryant Foulger, right, and his granddaughter Lilly Morriss, 2, of Washington, as Christie walks in the Fourth of July parade in Wolfeboro, NH (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)
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Should New Jerseyans pay for Christie’s out-of-state trips?

According to recently released -- but incomplete -- records, Gov. Chris Christie's out-of-state travels have cost taxpayers almost $1 million. That is for State Police protection alone. One lawmaker calls the expenses unfair and she will seek to create a law to address the situation.

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Bargain hunting: A parent-to-child trait?

If you love using coupons or finding the best deal, you may have your parents to thank for that.

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