Burlington County

Free disaster cleanup kits
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Molly Daly
June 22, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Free disaster cleanup kits were handed out Saturday to Burlington County residents whose properties were inundated in Thursday's flooding. The county public safety center in Westampton was one of two pickup locations. Richard Moyer of the American Red Cross of...
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Molly Daly
June 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials in New Jersey say a federally funded initiative that offers a path to recovery to opioid abusers in the moments after they've been revived from an overdose has connected dozens of Burlington County residents to addiction treatment programs. Burlington County...
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Election Day
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David Madden
June 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — This week’s New Jersey primary election produced no surprises, but did settle one political dispute in Burlington County. Two-term Republican Assemblyman Joe Howarth was rumored to be ready to switch parties in the Eighth Legislative District, where State Senator...
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Kimberly Adams
April 28, 2019 - 6:29 pm
MOORESTOWN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly 100 people packed a Burlington County community center Sunday to close the door on hate, while learning about Islam. "By coming here I feel that we're standing up to the hate," said resident Gordon Hudson. He was joined by dozens inside the Folklife Center at...
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Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina
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David Madden
April 24, 2019 - 1:53 pm
BURLINGTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A year-long program to get people with drug addictions into treatment programs in Burlington County is expanding into a third municipality come May. The "Straight to Treatment" program began a little over a year ago in Evesham Township. Pemberton came on board...
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The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public's assistance with identifying two men wanted in connection to the Spring Hill wildfire in Burlington County.
New Jersey State Police via Facebook
Kim Glovas
April 12, 2019 - 12:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey State Police have released a photo (above) of two men they believe are connected to the wildfire in Burlington County two weeks ago. And they are asking the public to help identify the pair. The fire destroyed more than 11,000 acres of pinelands at the Penn...
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New Jersey country road
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David Madden
April 05, 2019 - 12:26 pm
EAST ORANGE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey plans to hand out $161 million to fund municipal road and bridge repair projects in 95 percent of the state. Money will go to 537 towns for various projects that have been in the pipeline for months. The idea, according to Gov. Phil Murphy, is to take...
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Alexandra Reiner
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
David Madden
January 30, 2019 - 2:07 pm
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Criminal charges have been filed against a 30-year-old Burlington County woman, accused of having sex with a student at the high school where she is a special education teacher. Alexandra Reiner of Eastampton is charged with sexual assault and child endangerment...
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Alexandra Reiner.
Courtesy of Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
Antionette Lee
January 29, 2019 - 10:41 pm
BURLINGTON COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County high school teacher will be in court Wednesday morning on charges she sexually assaulted a student. Officials say 30-year-old Alexandra Reiner, a special education teacher at Rancocas Valley Regional High School, was arrested Tuesday...
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Philadelphia police
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Andrew Kramer
January 20, 2019 - 8:52 pm
BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Authorities in Burlington County have charged a mother for apparently suffocating her baby. Officials say 33-year-old Antoinette King was found passed out on top of her 13-month-old son, who was also unconsciouss. Investigators say a realtive found King...
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