The Upper Township branch of the County’s library system will be closed on Friday due to plumbing maintenance. The library is scheduled to open again on Saturday morning; all other branches of the County library system will be open Friday.
County officials announced led that the Roosevelt Boulevard Bridge between Ocean City and Marmora will be closed Monday night through early Tuesday morning. A concrete construction barrier curb and temporary traffic signal system will be installed for the second phase of a bridge deck project.
Sea Isle City Police responded to a medical assist call on September 30th and found chemicals and components for manufacturing explosive devices inside the residence. Police have charged 29 year old Steven Lamb of Sea Isle City with various offenses including possession of CO2 powered guns, and drugs. Police say at no time was the…
Colin Bell is the new State Senator for Atlantic County. The 36 year old democrat was sworn in Thursday to replace the late James Whelan, who passed away in August. Bell is currently in an election battle with republican Chris Brown for the Senate seat.
The memory of former Atlantic City mayor and state senator James Whelan will live on forever at Boardwalk Hall. The New Jersey Senate approved legislation Thursday that authorizes the new name of the building to be the Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. This voting session was the first since Whelan passed away several weeks ago.
Two Vineland police officers and a corrections officer have all been swept up in an indictment allegedly making false reports and the fabrication of evidence relating to a golf cart accident. The Daily Journal reports that officers Tomasz Kwintiuk and Steven Houbary were charged with obstruction and official misconduct along with other offenses. The officers…
The Cape May City Elementary School is slated to open a new indoor swimming pool next weekend. The new pool will host a grand opening event on October 12th. Various registration forms and fee schedules will be made available to the public at the grand opening.
New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino announced a major lawsuit has been filed against a drug manufacturer for aggressively pushing its pills, which caused addictions and death. Therapeutics, Inc. of Arizona highly marketed and pushed an addictive opioid that was targeted towards cancer patients. Porrino called the conduct “evil”.
The Marine Mammal Stranding Center announced that a pygmy sperm whale and its young calf were both euthanized on Thursday after coming ashore in Brigantine. Officials with the center say the mother was bloodied and tired, possibly from striking a jetty. These types of whales that come up on the beach often do not survive.…
An investigation has been ordered after a republican councilman from Atlantic City alleges that his sealed, mail in election ballot already had selections checked for three democrats running for office. Philly.com reports that Councilman Jesse Kurtz has complained to the Attorney General’s office regarding the ballot; Mayor Don Guardian has launched an immediate investigation.