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More NJ Storm Damage: From The Newsroom

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JSHN contributor Gary Haszko

A quick-moving and dramatic storm ripped through New Jersey Saturday evening, which broke the heat, but left a path of destruction in its wake.


  • The storm caused mass power outages, especially in Ocean and Monmouth Counties, along with downed trees and branches.
  • Meanwhile, Atlantic City Electric customers had power restored after more than a week after a separate violent storm.
  • Thousands of computers may be unable to access online because of a malware virus.  Here is everything you need to know.
  • Officials are making sure that employers are following rules and regulations with their younger summer employees.
  • The New Jersey filmmaking industry continues to flourish.
  • Senate President Steve Sweeney says his house does not plan to take a summer break.
  • Assembly Speaker Oliver says Governor Christie has been kinder and gentler this year, but it hasn’t totally stopped the back and forth between Christie and Dems over a tax cut plan.
  • A doctor shortage in NJ has worsened.
  • An initiative to remove eyesores in Atlantic City has progressed with success.
  • This week’s “What’s So Great About the Garden State” spotlights the efforts of PBA Local 252 in Seaside Heights, as they honor Wounded Warriors with a “Day at the Beach.”

Be the first to know.  Get breaking news and weather alerts right on your cell phone by texting “NEWS” to 89000.

Our weekend poll asked how you were planning to cope with the heat wave.  This was a split result.  45% planned to stay indoors as much as possible, 41% said it would be business as usual, 5% cancelled all weekend plans, and 9% were headed to the beach.




Courtesy Associated Press


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