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Former Manalapan Mayor Found Guilty on Federal Fraud Charges
Former Manalapan Mayor Andrew Lucas was found guilty following a two-week federal fraud trial. He was convicted Thursday of falsifying documents and setting up a sham company to gain a loan and investment money, to buy a local farm in 2009 that earned him over a million dollars in farmland preservat…
OC Government Officials Respond to Accusations
Storm clouds of controversy over a sexual harassment lawsuit and the contracts awarded
to an engineer continues to hover over the Ocean County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
Weeks ago, Freeholder Director Joe Vicari, refuted contentions that he allowed the harassment by Engineer Joseph Veni to continue …
Text, traffic study dominate latest Bridgegate hearing
The revelation of a deleted text to Gov. Chris Christie at the height of the so-called Bridgegate scandal and the fact that the governor's Authorities Unit director still believes lanes were closed at the George Washington Bridge for a traffic study were the key takeaways from Thursday's h…
Sweeny hopes Christie loses pension lawsuit [AUDIO]
Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-West Deptford) said he hopes public employee labor unions are successful in their lawsuit to stop Gov. Chris Christie from slashing the state's pension payment in the current fiscal year. The case is set to be heard on June 25.
EPA Seeks to Cut Power Plant Carbon by 30%
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday that cuts carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third over the next 15 years, but pushes the deadline for some states to comply until long a…

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