Construction Begins on Delaware Memorial Bridge

A major reconstruction project is now underway on the Delaware Memorial Bridge.  DRBA officials say the first phase of a $71 million project has started, and two lanes on the New Jersey-bound span are now closed.  Construction will be suspended through the peak winter months. The post Construction Begins on Delaware Memorial Bridge appeared first…

Bridgeton Man Gets 28 Years for Killing Girlfriend

41 year old Patrick A Spann of Bridgeton has been sentenced to nearly three decades in prison for killing his girlfriend two years ago and then hid her body.  Tracy L. DuBois was killed following an argument with Spann.  Spann eventually drug DuBois’ body to the banks of the Cohansey River. The post Bridgeton Man…

Another New Jersey Resident Drowns in Ocean

A 46 year old Middletown man drowned off the beaches of Toms River Wednesday.  Police say a call came in regarding a swimmer who was in trouble and beach patrol units rushed to the scene to make the rescue.  The victim died later at a local hospital. The post Another New Jersey Resident Drowns in…

Wildwood Pier to Have Oktoberfest Celebration This Weekend

Oktoberfest returns to Morey’s Piers in Wildwood this week.  Pier officials announced that the annual ceremonial Keg tapping of Haufbrau Original beer will take place Friday afternoon with a full lineup of bands during the weekend.  There will be a kids’ zone with a “Rootbier Garten”. The post Wildwood Pier to Have Oktoberfest Celebration This…

Avalon Likely to Switch Trash Haulers

Avalon officials are likely to switch companies who haul solid waste and recyclables.  Council discussed a measure Wednesday that would result in a switch from Gold Medal Environmental to Pinelands Recycling.  Pinelands offered low bids on three separate contracts. The post Avalon Likely to Switch Trash Haulers appeared first on Regional Media News.