Three people have been nominated by democrats in Atlantic City to be the next mayor of the gaming resort, including Acting Mayor Marty Small Jr. The other nominees include Pamela Thomas and Gwendolyn Lewis. Small became mayor after Frank Gilliam resigned due to a guilty plea in federal court on wire fraud charges.
Some minor coastal flooding is possible in shore resorts during the high tide event on Wednesday afternoon. The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for the Jersey Shore for the high tide event, which occurs shortly before 5:30pm on the back bays Wednesday. Other flood advisories are possible for the next few…
Sea Isle City Police have announced the arrest of a 43 year old Pleasantville man on charges that he struck a pedestrian with a vehicle on September 1st and left the scene of the accident. Police say Wendi Rodriguez-Cuevas was charged with assault by auto and other serious offenses. The victim of the accident was…
Middle Township will conduct some routine flushing of its water system starting on Wednesday. The New Jersey American Water Company will flush the system over the course of a week’s time. Discolored water or low water pressure will only be temporary for customers in the system.
There are some growing concerns for tidal flooding this week along the shore. A nor’easter is expected to bring some rain but strong winds to the coastline, which will keep water piling up in the back bays. It’s likely flood watches will be issued over the next 48 hours by the National Weather Service.
About half of New Jersey’s residents want to see the impeachment of President Donald Trump. A new Farleigh Dickinson University poll shows 36 percent of residents oppose the impeachment process. Trump fares poorly with job approval ratings in New Jersey as his current approval rating stands at 34 percent.
Middle Township will be holding a “Safe Surrender” event next week at the Christ Gospel Love Center on Route 9. The event enables those with non-violent warrants in Cape May and Atlantic counties to have them cleared. Judges will be able to address payment plans for things like family court complaints and child support.
If you buy your own health insurance, chances are you will be paying more next year. The State Department of Banking announced that rate increases will start at 6.5 percent and could be as high as 19 percent in 2020. The rising cost of medical care is to blame.