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As Samantha Russell was getting ready to step onto the starting blocks during the Northwest Jersey Swim Invitational, one of the 9-year-old swimmers called out her name.

ANDOVER TWP. -- The 18th hole at Newton Country Club is an outstanding closing hole that offers both great risk and reward.

VERNON -- The lawyer for a township man accused of illegal dumping is threatening to sue township officials if they persist in criticizing his client or in "blocking and turning away deliveries of clean top soil that is used for my client's business."