New Jersey added 3,411 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday. State officials confirm that there were 47 new confirmed deaths. 5.7 million vaccine doses have been administered in the Garden State.
Two State Police detectives who are married with each other have been charged by the State with falsifying records in connection with a bar fight in North Wildwood in February, 2020. The New Jersey Attorney General announced that 52 year old Gregory Ogden and his wife, 46 year old Dorothy Ogden, both of Hammonton, allegedly…
Sweeping new gun laws have been proposed by Governor Phil Murphy. Murphy on Thursday proposed a new law that requires an individual to pass a gun safety class, and be 21 years old, before a permit is granted. Another requirement is that guns will have to be locked up in homes and bullets may be…
The United States Coast Guard cutter “Shearwater” was decommissioned today in Cape May. The Guard held a ceremony which decommissioned the cutter, which had been service for the past 19 years. The “Shearwater” is an 87 foot Marine Protector-class patrol boat.
Lower Township Police have announced the apprehension of a fugitive from Ohio following a hit and run accident on Wednesday. Police announced the arrest of Nicholas Bosna of Ohio who originally provided police with a false identification. Bosna was wanted on outstanding warrants from Ohio, as well as multiple local outstanding warrants.
Shawn LaTourette has been nominated by Governor Murphy to head up the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. LaTourette has been serving in an acting role for four months. LaTourette has been a leader in the LGBTQ community.
Avalon will be conducting a sand backpassing project this spring. Borough officials detailed the project during Wednesday’s Council meeting. The project will result in over 50,000 cubic yards of sand trucked from the center of the beachfront to north end beaches that were eroded during the winter.
Lower Township Police have issued a missing person’s alert for 33 year old Paul Shibles. He was last seen on April 5th on Bates Avenue in the Villas. Shibles is a white male, standing approximately 5’4″, and weighing about 150 pounds with blue eyes and blonde hair.