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Praise for Mike Pettigano and Bergen Record/NorthJersey.com on breaking the Christie GWB scandal

The allegations that officials in Gov. Chris Christie’s administration ordered the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to close some lanes of the George Washington Bridge (I-95, US 1 & 9) is disappointing on several fronts. What isn’t disappointing is that my friend and former colleague from my Gannett days (and fellow Penn

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This Sunday – 4 NFL games and a winter storm for a 235 mile stretch of I-95

This Sunday, at 1 p.m. in an approximately 235 miles span of Interstate 95, there are four NFL games taking place, each located within 2 miles of the East Coast’s main highway: Kansas City Chiefs at Washington Redskins, Fex Field, Landover, Md. Minnesota Vikings at Baltimore Ravens, M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore, Md. Detroit Lions vs.

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I-95 service area Maryland House expected to reopen in early 2014

Maryland House to Reopen in Early 2014 – Aberdeen Patch Maryland House, the first service area on all of northbound Interstate 95 is now expected to reopen in early 2014. A specific date was not mentioned. Previously, Maryland House was supposed to open this month. However, there was significant work to be done at the

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I-95: 50 years ago, the John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway and Delaware Turnpike opened

  On this day in 1963, a significant section of Interstate 95 was opened at the Maryland-Delaware border amid pageantry and 10,000 people that included President John F. Kennedy in one of his last public appearances. The Maryland portion, the Northeast Expressway, was 42 miles long from Baltimore County to the Mason-Dixon Line. Across the

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