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FLYERS: PRONGER GETS SURGERY, OUT THREE TO FOUR WEEKS

The Philadelphia Flyers announced that D Chris Pronger will undergo surgery on Tuesday, March 15 to repair a fracture in his right hand, according to general manager Paul Holmgren. “Chris had a CT scan on his right hand on Sunday and a small fracture was discovered,” Holmgren said.  “Our doctors …

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DEMARZO, TROIANO AMONG CANDIDATES IN WILDWOOD ELECTION

The last two mayors in Wildwood will be involved in an eight person election for three commission seats. Mayor Gary DeMarzo and Commissioner Chip Harshaw will be running for reelection on the same ticket with newcomer Dara Baltuskonis. Meanwhile, Commissioner Al Brannen is running for reelection on his own. Former …

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SEA ISLE CITY’S COUNCIL RACE IS SET

Four candidates are going to running for two seats on Sea Isle’s council. Dan Organ and Barbara Drew will be running on a ticket with Michael McHale. Meanwhile, William J. Kehner Sr. and Frank Edwardi Jr. will be seeking another term on council with Mayor Len Desiderio at the top …

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INVESTIGATION ON-GOING INTO LOWER TOWNSHIP BUGLARY

Lower Township Police are looking into a buglary that took place on Friday. Police say the incident happened on the 900 block of Route 109. The unknown person took prescription drugs and a laptop computer. Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at 886-1619 ext. 156.

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VAN DREW NAMED TO VETERANS HOSPITAL TASK FORCE

In a jointly issued statement, Senator Jeff Van Drew and Senator Christopher J. Connors of the 1st and 9th Legislative Districts  announced that they have been appointed by the Senate Legislative Leadership to serve on the “New Jersey Veterans’ Hospital Task Force,” which was established through legislation recently signed into …

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DEMARZO FILES TO RUN FOR REELECTION

The indicted mayor of Wildwood has filed to run for reelection. Gary DeMarzo was at Wildwood City Hall to drop off the paperwork to run once again. He has been indicted for official misconduct. DeMarzo is going to run for reelection with Chip Harshaw and Dara Baltuskonis. Baltuskonis is new …

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“SEXTING” BILL TO GET VOTE IN ASSEMBLY

A measure to avoid criminal prosecution of first-time juvenile “sexting” offenders is up for a vote today. The Assembly is set to vote on the bill that would put some of these offenders into a diversionary program. The problems runs across the country where children are texting or posting sexually …

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UPDATE: ACCIDENT ON FRIDAY LEAKED FUEL ONTO ROUTE 47

New details were released about the tractor trailer accident that was reported on Friday. Coastal Broadcasting first reported a tractor trailer accident took place on Route 47 in Dennis Township and the roadway was closed. A pole and power lines were down. The fuel tank for the vehicle busted open, …

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