It’s been awhile since the St. Augustine boys’ basketball team lost by 39 points. Wildwood Catholic knocked off the Hermits Wednesday night, 82-43 to improve their record to 12-2 on the season. Taj Thweatt led the way with 28 points and 19 rebounds.
Stone Harbor has named former South Jersey assemblyman Robert Smith as its new business administrator. Smith replaces Jill Gougher, who is retiring at the end of next week. Smith recently served as administrator in Kearny.
Police in Egg Harbor Township are searching for a man who attempted to rob another man on Tuesday. Police released a photo of the suspect who brandished what appeared to be a handgun and threatened another man in Scullville. Police are hopeful someone in the public will recognize the suspect and report his identity to…
Former Ocean County republican party chairman George Gilmore was sentenced today to slightly over one year in prison. Gilmore was convicted last spring of federal tax evasion charges. An appeal by Gilmore’s legal team is expected.
North Wildwood has a new Deputy Fire Chief. Michael Blizzard received his oath of office from municipal clerk Scott Jett during a council meeting on Tuesday. Photo courtesy of North Wildwood Police social media page.
Traffic lights in Wildwood, Wildwood Crest, and North Wildwood will be activated next week for the visit of President Trump to the Wildwoods Convention Center. Parking meters will remain off in Wildwood as they are regulated by municipal ordinance. Thousands are expected on the island for Trump’s visit to support Congressman Jeff Van Drew.
It was a standing room only crowd at last night’s Galloway Township council meeting as residents were irate over a switch in mayor. Republican Anthony Coppola was bounced as mayor when a member of his own party voted for democrat Jim Gorman to be mayor. The councilman who voted for Gorman, Robert Maldonado, said fresh…