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BETH JUDAH SYNAGOGUE CELEBRATES 100 YEARS

On Saturday the Beth Judah Synagogue celebrated their 100th year of ministry in Wildwood. The congregation first met in 1914 and is currently the only active synagogue in Cape May County. A special service was held to mark the event at their location at Spencer and Pacific Avenues in Wildwood, …

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NEW ICON WALL UNVEILED IN WILDWOOD

The second Icon Wall Mural was unveiled on Friday in Wildwood, featuring Bill Haley & The Comets. The group was in town for a concert event during The Fabulous Fifties and Beyond Weekend, to mark the 60th anniversary of their song “Rock Around the Clock”. The two living members of the …

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WILDWOOD PLANS BOARDWALK REDEVELOPMENT ZONE

Wildwood officials are making plans to name a redevelopment zone that would include publicly-owned sections of the city’s beach and boardwalk. The Wildwood Leader reports that the action could help “fast track” the development of amenities, such as a beach bar and host hotel. The redevelopment plan will be passed …

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WILDWOODS SIGN TO BE REFURBISHED

One of the most famous landmarks in South Jersey will be getting a face lift. The Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA) announced plans to refurbish the destination’s seven-year-old landmark Wildwoods Sign located on the Boardwalk at Rio Grande Avenue. The project will be completed in two phases so that …

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WILDWOOD COPS BUST MAN ON DRUG CHARGES

Wildwood Police have arrested a local man on various drug charges following a motor vehicle stop on Saturday. Police announced the arrest of 29 year old Jesus Rosa-Leon after police stopped his vehicle and found heroin, cocaine, and marijuana inside. He was slapped with numerous drug possession offenses and taken …

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