South Jersey

Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage."
Courtesy of Verizon
Kim Glovas
May 28, 2019 - 12:21 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County man has been arrested for damaging Verizon communication lines earlier this year. David Reidenbaker, 38, of Southampton, New Jersey, is charged with the interruption or impairment of public communications, theft, and other crimes. In March and...
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On this Memorial Day weekend, a South Jersey woman is making a $10,000 donation to a local animal shelter. In return, they’re honoring the woman’s mother, an animal lover herself who died at the Pentagon during the 9/11 attacks in 2001.
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David Madden
May 24, 2019 - 1:47 pm
BLACKWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — On this Memorial Day weekend, a South Jersey woman is making a $10,000 donation to a local animal shelter. In return, they’re honoring the woman’s mother, an animal lover herself who died at the Pentagon during the 9/11 attacks in 2001. A plaque now hangs outside...
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Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage."
Courtesy of Verizon
Ian Bush
May 13, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage." That's according to Verizon, which is offering a $10,000 reward for key information in the case. The company says someone has been cutting fiber optic and copper cables,...
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This car vandal who has been targeting people based on the condition of their lawns
Westhampton Township Police Department
Tim Jimenez
May 09, 2019 - 7:33 am
UPDATED: 3:50 p.m. ___ WESTAMPTON TWP., N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Police in a South Jersey community say they’re trying to identity and find a car vandal who has been targeting people based on the condition of their lawns. Westampton Township Police say the vandal calls himself "The Code Enforcer,"...
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Kids Castle daycare and school
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Mike Dougherty
April 12, 2019 - 12:38 pm
BLACKWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Employees at a now-closed school and daycare center in South Jersey have hired an attorney to get back pay from the owner, who has filed for bankruptcy. There's a "For Sale" sign up at Kids Castle in Barrington, which closed abruptly last month. Alex Colella worked...
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Home in Ortley Beach, New Jersey caused by hurricane Sandy, which made landfall near Brigantine, New Jersey on October 30, 2012,
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Kim Glovas
April 08, 2019 - 12:41 pm
UPDATED: 2 p.m. MONMOUTH COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's been six years, and about 1,000 families are still out of their homes because of Superstorm Sandy. On Monday, however, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced more funding to fuel the rebuilding process. "We have completed all the required...
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David Madden
April 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — A South Jersey facility is hoping to raise awareness of a problem that affects about 30 percent of children with autism. They have problems communicating with others. Parents are just looking for a way to help their child. Many schools call in specialists who...
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Matt Vecere
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Tim Jimenez
March 12, 2019 - 6:53 am
UPDATED 9:04 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the victims of the Ethiopia Airlines crash grew up at the Jersey Shore. READ: Ethiopian crash victims were aid workers, doctors, academics Matt Vecere was living in California, but home for him is Sea Isle City. He was one of the eight...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
March 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Opponents of a natural gas pipeline through the South Jersey Pinelands are suggesting the idea might be dead, now that operators of a coal burning power plant are backing out of plans to convert to gas. But the gas company that wants the line appears to still be...
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Courtesy of the Atlantic County Prosecutors Office
February 24, 2019 - 7:22 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- A South Jersey man has been arrested for human trafficking after one of his alleged victims was able to get away and told authorities. Thirty-six-year-old El Joshua, of Mays Landing, has been charged with multiple counts of human trafficking, criminal restraint and...
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