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NO DECISION YET ON FATE OF BEACH THEATER

There’s been no decision made yet on the fate of the Beach Theater in Cape May.  Another public hearing was held last night on the future of the theater, which may face the wrecking ball.  Experts testified during another Zoning Board hearing on Thursday night about why the theater should …

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LOCAL BOY! OSBORN JOINS SOUL TV BROADCASTS

A former Cape May County sports star and member of the Coastal Broadcasting Systems family will be back on football broadcasts this spring.  Wildwood High School graduate Bill Osborn is part of the two man television announcing crew for upcoming Philadelphia Soul indoor football games that will be broadcast live …

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STATE’S HIGH COURT TO HEAR AFFORDABLE HOUSING CASE

The state’s on again, off again battle with affordable housing is headed back to court again.  The New Jersey Supreme Court announced that it will hear a case that could once again set new affordable housing regulations in New Jersey.  13 different New Jersey communities and the New Jersey League …

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CHRISTIE ADMIN: KEEP CASINO GAMING ONLY IN ATLANTIC CITY

The man who heads up a state commission on casinos and racetracks for the Christie administration believes that casino gaming should remain in Atlantic City, and not be permitted anywhere else.  Jon Hanson spoke at a gaming forum on Thursday and told the audience that casino gaming should not be …

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COUNTY TOURISM OFFICE GETS TOP TOURISM AWARD

40 years of honoring the Canadian tourist.  That’s what earned the Cape May County Department of Tourism’s “Excellent in Tourism” award during last week’s state travel and tourism convention in Atlantic City.  Coastal Broadcasting was the first to report about the honor presented to the county’s tourism department for its …

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WILDWOODS CONVENTION HALL RECEIVES BIG HONOR

The Wildwoods Convention Center has received a very prestigious honor from a trade magazine.  “Facilities Magazine”, one of the top convention magazines in the world, gave the Wildwoods Convention Center its “Prime Site” award.  The Wildwood location was selected for its unique location overlooking the Wildwood beachfront combined with the …

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PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE ANNOUNCES DRUG ARRESTS

Two men were charged in a big drug bust in Wildwood. Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor announced that Daniel Genore and Hortensio Arrocha were charged in the incident. Both were arrested on numerous drug charges. A search of Genore’s residence at 300 W. Cresse Ave. found cocaine, marijuana, and …

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WOMAN KICKS OFFICER IN GROIN AND FAKES STORY

A woman made up a story about being attacked, and then kicked an officer in the groin. Bridgeton Police report that incident took place on Tuesday. Ashley Holden told police that her boyfriend abused her, but did not show any sign of injury. Holden had an outstanding warrant in Vineland …

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INDICTMENT HANDED DOWN FOR AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT

An Egg Harbor Township man has been indicted for illegal sexual contact with a minor. 44-year-old Roderick Knox multiple charges including first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree endangering the welfare of a child and third-degree aggravated criminal sexual contact. He faces the potential of 20 years in jail for a first-degree …

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