Local News

UPDATE: MAN TURNS HIMSELF IN TO MIDDLE COPS

Here’s an update on a story that we first reported on Friday evening. A local man has turned himself into police after he was wanted for allegedly committing a burglary in Middle Township. Bartholomew McMahon turned himself into police custody Friday evening and was taken to the county jail on …

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BISHOP VISITS SEA ISLE CITY FOR NEW CHURCH

Bishop Joseph Galante is expected to lead the 11:30am mass Sunday at the brand new St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sea Isle City. The new $7 million church is finished, and sits next to a historic church in the city. The new church can hold 1,200 people. Mayor Len Desiderio …

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LAUTENBERG: COAST GUARD TO GET PIER MONEY

New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg announced over the weekend that the United States Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May will be getting $11 million in federal funding to repair a pier. Lautenberg says the “Pier 4” is currently condemned, and the federal funding will come to help support three …

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LOCAL SCHOOL TO GET WINDMILL

The Cape May City Elementary School will soon be getting a windmill. As Coastal Broadcasting discussed last week, the school has been selected to be the site of an energy-producing windmill thanks in part to a $10,000 grant from Wal-Mart. The windmill is expected to be a 3.7 kilowatt turbine …

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FISHING OPERATION CHARGED WITH OVERHARVESTING

A seafood company based in Maine has been charged by New Jersey authorities with over fishing scallops off of the coast of New Jersey. D.C. Air & Seafood Company has been charged with falsifying records in order to collect more scallops off New Jersey than they were allowed to do. …

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FRIEND: CODEY MAY CHALLENGE CHRISTIE IN ’13

Perhaps the first signal that the 2013 gubernatorial race in New Jersey may be a good one. A political ally of State Senator Richard Codey believes Codey may run for governor in two years. That would set up a spirited battle between Codey and current Governor Chris Christie, if Christie …

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ONE ARRESTED, ONE SOUGHT IN MIDDLE BURGLARY

Middle Township Police have made one arrest and are seeking another suspect in connection with a burglary at a home on Dory Drive. On Friday afternoon police received a tip that two suspicious males were in the area of Dory Drive. Police arrived and apprehended one suspect, while another fled …

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MAN SHOT IN VINELAND BAR

A Vineland man is in critical condition after being shot at a local bar early this morning. The Press of Atlantic City reports that 30-year-old Paris Marshall was shot at the Oak Tavern in the 500 block of North West Boulevard shortly after 1 am on Friday. The man who …

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