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EHT fire sends smoke visible for miles

Smoke was visible as far as Margate and Ventnor on Tuesday after as fire burned a furniture store on the Black Horse Pike in Egg Harbor Township.Fire personnel were on scene at BH Furniture, across from the old Shore Mall.Several lanes of traffic were blocked off as firefighters from companies including Farmington, Bargaintown and Somers … Read more

Absecon woman struck and killed by car in Pleasantville

An Absecon woman was killed this weekend when she was struck by a car in Pleasantville. Maurice Williams was heading east on the Black Horse Pike near Noah’s and Doughty roads when two pedestrians entered his lane, Capt. Matt Hartman said. Elizabeth Turner and Christopher Soto, both 27 of Absecon, were struck in the left … Read more

Stockton’s cannabis program gets lift from new partners

Stockton University is growing its cannabis program. Students will have the opportunity to intern and research with the nation’s first major health sciences university to provide a comprehensive, academic resource for medical application of cannabinoids, Stockton announced Tuesday. The university started offering a minor in cannabis studies in the fall in response to the legalization … Read more