BYOB DISCUSSION CONTINUES IN OCEAN CITY

Ocean City continues to wrestle with BYOB. Council and the mayor met on Friday to discuss the petition drive in the community. Mayor Jay Gillian is considering legal action to fight the proposal. City residents have gotten enough signatures to put the question on the November ballot. Ocean City is completely dry, but some restaurant…

THIRD NOW DEAD FROM ROUTE 40 CRASH

Atlantic City Police confirm that a juvenile is now dead from the accident that had already claimed two lives on Saturday. The incident took place on Route 40. The 11-year-old was pronounced dead on Sunday from injuries he sustained while being involved in the accident. Five other people were injured. A Ford Taurus with eight…

TROUT GETS SECOND CHANGE IN THE MAJORS

A local baseball player is getting another chance in the Major League. Mike Trout was recalled this weekend by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Trout played baseball in Millville before being drafted by the Angels. Trout started for the team on Friday in right field. Trout was called up earlier this year but was…

ARMED ROBBERY NETS MAN 10 YEARS

A Pleasantville man was sentenced to 10 years in New Jersey State prison for numerous crimes committed in 2008, 2009, and 2010, including armed robbery, weapons offenses, aggravated assault and eluding police. Under the terms ofnthe plea agreement, Terrence D. Philo, 21, of New Jersey Avenue, must serve 85% percent of the prison term, or 8 years and…