A bolt of lightning likely struck the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge between South Jersey and Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon. Some toll booth machines were not working for the evening rush, and officials say it’s likely that lightning struck a toll booth. Confirmation regarding the strike may come Thursday.
36 year old Lori Zamichieli of Wildwood Crest was charged by Borough police with DUI and other offenses following a traffic stop Sunday evening. Crest Police announced on its social media page that authorities found knives, suspected marijuana, and hash oil inside her car. Zamichieli was released on a summons.
Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam ordered firemen to fill a temporary pool at the Chelsea Beach Bar. Now, the local MUA wants to be paid. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the pool was filled two weeks ago from an unmetered hydrant. Gilliam has provided no comment to the report.
Freeholder Director Gerald Thornton has issued a statement saying not only was he not made aware the Townsend’s Inlet Bridge would open a day early, he also didn’t know fellow Freeholder Will Morey was in one of five go carts crossing the bridge to celebrate its opening. Thornton issued a statement to the media saying…
One of the most popular events every summer on the Wildwood boardwalk is being posted from today, until Thursday. The annual baby parade is being postponed by one day due to a threat of significant rainfall later today. Registration will be held tomorrow at 4:30pm, with the actual parade stepping off at 6pm.