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Robbery victim shot in Rahway

RAHWAY — A 33 year old man was shot at about 2:18 a.m. Thursday on Elm Avenue in the vicinity of Bryant Street. The victim was approached by two Hispanic men in their 20s who demanded money. “The assailants fired…

Miss America will be Dairy Queen for a day

Miss America 2014, Nina Davuluri, will visit patients at Children’s Specialized Hospital, giving out free Dairy Queen Blizzards to promote the ice cream company’s Annual Miracle Treat Day, on Thursday, August 14. Since 1989, Miss America titleholders have supported Children’s Miracle…

Lottery losers don’t make news

The New Jersey Lottery does not make information available showing the number of losers, but the agency that administers state-run gambling announced that winners claimed more than $6.2 million in top-tier annuity prizes during June, including a $2 million scratch-off Mega Cash ticket that…