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"Closed Saturday and Sunday, opening Monday 8 a.m." A sign on the Shamrock Deli door in Audubon, along with a bouquet of flowers, as the neighborhood and business mourns the death of owner Jerry Pastore. He was fatally stabbed in a confrontation with a shoplifter last night. The investigation continues, and we have several eyewitness accounts on our site. Visit NJPen.com for the latest.
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