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Atlantic City postpones fireworks

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Three southern New Jersey communities have postponed their July Fourth fireworks displays because of the weather.

Atlantic City's fireworks spectacular will take place Sunday night instead of Friday. The city says the effects of Hurricane Arthur could create a safety issue.

Ocean City also has moved its fireworks from Friday to Sunday.

And Stone Harbor will have its fireworks Saturday at the 81st Street ball field.

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