A couple from Middle Township have been charged with child endangerment and other offenses. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced that charges were brought against 42 year old Dante Norton and 37 year old Andria Norton. Middle Township Police assisted in the investigation.
Sea Isle City Mayor Len Desiderio announced that some beach access points on the inlet beach on the west side of the Townsend’s Inlet Bridge have been closed. Desiderio says erosion is to blame. Many local beaches lost sand during the nor’easter during Memorial Day weekend. Desiderio says the options are very limited and there…
One person was killed and two were wounded during a shooting incident Monday night in Atlantic City. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office reports that the shooting occurred near Pennsylvania and Magellan avenues in the city. 19 year old Samir Ross of Atlantic City lost his life in the incident. The shooter remains at large.
Cape May County will be conducting a test of its Code Red emergency alert system during the early afternoon hours of June 17th. County officials announced today that the test will occur sometime after 1pm. The alert is used for countywide emergency and alerts, and is similar to the system used in local municipalities.
There is a contested race for two republican nominations to two Council seats in Stone Harbor. Bernadette Parzych, Frank Dallahan, and Robert Bickford are all seeking their party’s nomination. In Stone Harbor this is really the municipal election since democratic candidates hardly ever run for office.
The corrections commissioner for the State of New Jersey has resigned following a report that forced Governor Murphy to close a women’s prison due reports of rampant abuse. Marcus Hicks submitted his resignation and will be out the door in ten days. Hicks says it’s been an honor to serve the Garden State in that…
It’s primary election day in New Jersey. Polls are open until 8pm as voters pick their party’s candidates for races in the fall. The biggest race today is the republican nomination for Governor which is between three major candidates. Democrat Phil Murphy will be the party’s nominee in November.