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July 20, 2021

LBI Region, NJ - When Wallethub, a credit report website announced their 2021 findings for best state to live, New Jersey was top of the list. Many people across the country was surprised to learn that when checking the numbers the Garden State outperformed more popular places in the US. For New ...

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TRENTON — Senator Christopher Connors, Assemblyman Brian Rumpf and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove hailed the signing of S-3584 as a statutory means of protecting senior communities from potentially expensive pandemic-related lawsuits now. Sen. Christopher Connors, Asm. Brian Rumpf, and Asw.

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - In a resolution dated May 13, the Little Egg Harbor Township Committee authorized a Township wide garage sale taking place the weekend of July 10-11 2021. The event will run from 9 am to 6pm each date and residents will be exempt from additional permitting and fees as ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  Make May 20 a day for learning, gardening and raising awareness of bees and other pollinators so important to the Southern Ocean County Eco system. Bee Keepers and nature conservationists see the need to improve conditions for bees as well as people. Every one can contribute right ...

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WASHINGTON —The Internal Revenue Service reminds everyone that May includes National Hurricane Preparedness Week and is also National Wildfire Awareness Month. Now is a good time to create or review emergency preparedness plans for surviving natural disasters. In the last year, the Federal ...

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LBI REGION, NJ - With breakfast being made, flowers and gifts purchased; there is so much more than honoring the women in your life that have cared for you. Since Mother's Day was first celebrated in the United States in 1908, but became a federally recognized in 1914. The advocate for the creation ...

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LBI REGION- With COVID-19 numbers trending in the right direction, Governor Murphy today announced on Monday lifting of additional restrictions, including a removal of capacity limits for both indoor and outdoor businesses, a lifting of the prohibition on indoor bar seating, and an end to the ...

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LBI REGION, NJ - Atlantic City Electric has received approval from the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to implement a suite of energy efficiency programs that will provide residential and business customers with Expected to launch in July, the company’s programs will save customers ...

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LBI Region, NJ -  CALLING A PROPOSED New Jersey Natural Gas increase “preposterous” the Ocean County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution opposing the 25 percent rate hike. “Ocean County is home to one of the largest senior citizen populations in the state.  Many of our seniors are living on ...

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LBI Region, NJ  – Landscaping, planting trees and shrubs, installing a fence or mailbox, and building a deck, pond or patio, are all examples of digging projects where a call to 811 must be one of the first steps. Since April serves as National Safe Digging Month,  Atlantic City Electric is joining ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ-  The Mayor and Township Committee of Little Egg Harbor recently announced results of recent public hearings and the poll regarding potential dredging project referred to as Mystic Island West Phase 1. The information shared publicly on April 6 was regarding a certified mail ...

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LIttle Egg Harbor - My Three Sons Seafood and Produce has been a staple serving Little Egg Harbor and the rest of the Long Beach Island Region since founded in 1960. Located at 850 Rt 9 N in Parkertown, the business recently enclosed their greenhouse to bring an additional 1500 sq ft for ...

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OCEAN COUNTY, NJ — Ocean County officials announced today that help is on the way for residents facing eviction. Grant money paid directly to the renter's landlord could easily bring a sigh of relief. Just last week, the State of New Jersey opened up its COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance.

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Little Egg Harbor Community School has announced Summer Camp for 2021 at the George J Mitchell Elementary School. Enrolled children from preschool to sixth grade will be able to select themed weeks from June 28 to August 19. Camp will be in session Monday through Thursday ...

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR, NJ - The free Ocean County Residential Document Shredding Program will get underway coming to Little Egg Harbor Township, Community Center Lot, 319 W. CalaBreeze Way, at  9 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, May 8. “This very popular program moves around the county providing a layer of ...

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SHIP BOTTOM, N.J. The Long Beach Island Region has been host to generations of celebrations, and since 2008 the Wedding Road Show & Party Planning tour has been the top resource for planning and booking local experts to make milestone occasions complete. As COVID-19 restrictions are still a ...

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Struggling in the COVID-19 economy, customers wait as state and utility companies face March 15 deadline. Special to TAPinto.net. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage.

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SOUTHERN OCEAN — Residents in Southern Ocean County appear to be missing another bullet, a snow storm. This is expected to have a great impact on other sections of our state. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for inland Ocean County, which means the coast is expected ...

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LBI REGION, NJ  As the holiday season approaches, Atlantic City Electric recognizes Utility Scam Awareness Day, Nov. 18, by reminding customers to be on the lookout for imposters using energy-related scams to steal money and personal information. Scams occur throughout the year, but the company ...

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SOUTHERN OCEAN, NJ —  Is your perfectly-carved pumpkin being ravaged by local wildlife? If you don’t remember this being a problem in the past, there’s a lot of speculation as to why squirrels are foraging for food more than usual. Some suspect fewer acorns have left squirrels hungry, while ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - Residential customers of Atlantic City Electric are encouraged to apply for energy assistance and take advantage of funding that is now available through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which began accepting applications for the current program year ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ -  Multi Chambers of Commerce are presenting a Webinar & Round table discussion "Building Resiliency in Families Working & Learning Center".With COVID-19 crisis still effecting businesses and families are seeking to make sure that the needs of children, employees, and ...

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Ocean County, NJ- Halloween canceled? That’s a trick. America needs a treat this year. In fact, the majority of Americans (63%) said they are celebrating Halloween. With Halloween on a Saturday AND a full moon this year, it’s sure to be a grand occasion. To keep up with the inside scoop on all ...

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You waited all season for that first red ripe tomato only to discover less-than-perfect fruit. Don't worry, you can still have a great harvest and improve things for next season. Blossom end rot is a common problem on the first set of fruit. The bottom of the tomato turns black. This is not ...

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TUCKERTON, NJ-  What does a Southern Ocean County Town have in common with places such as Akumal, Mexico, Placencia, Belize, and Volterra Italy? They were included in a recent list of 20 Beach Towns to retire for $40,000 per year. Tuckerton was featured at number 7, due to availability of housing , ...

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