The criminal trial of former Ocean City athletic director Christine Lentz will get underway Monday. Lentz is charged with official misconduct, computer criminal mischief, and theft for getting into the email account belonging to the superintendent of the school district.
Traffic tragedy in Vineland early Sunday morning as a pedestrian was killed while crossing the street on South Delsea Drive around 1:30am. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital where he died of his injuries. No charges have been announced against the driver, also from Vineland.
Rip currents kept local rescue personnel busy during a hot early fall weekend at the Jersey Shore. In Belmar, the United States Coast Guard has to rescue two swimmers who were caught out at sea late Saturday afternoon. Coast Guard Delaware Bay responded.
Hurricane Maria is not expected to provide any direct impacts to the New Jersey coastline. The latest update from the National Weather Service shows Maria losing strength towards the middle of the week and taking a sharp hook right when it reaches the Outer Banks of North Carolina. There still could be rough surf and…
Legendary singer Bobby Rydell will be conducting a book signing at the Wildwood Crest Public Library on October 14th. Rydell will sign copies of his book that details some of the more troubling days throughout his life and career. He will appear at the Library starting at 1pm.
A road construction project along Dennisville-Petersburg Road gets underway Monday morning. County officials say South State Inc. of Bridgeton ill be milling and paving sections of the road in Upper Township Monday and Tuesday. The area to be worked on is between Route 50 and Wyncroft Drive.
A 53 year old Millville man was convicted just before the weekend on charges that he robbed a branch of Susquehanna Bank in the city more than four years ago. Leonard Johnson was convicted of a first degree robbery charge; he will be sentenced on November 3rd.
An 18 year old Bridgeton man has been indicted on charges that he killed a 21 year old man during a robbery nearly one year ago. A grand jury issued a five count indictment against Michael J. Huggins, who was a juvenile at the time of the slaying. Huggins is charged with killing Devante Lee…
Atlantic County Dr. John Gaffney has pleaded guilty to his participation in a health care fraud scheme. Gaffney was in court before the weekend and admitted to a count of conspiracy to commit fraud in the $25 million scheme. He could face up to ten years behind bars.