SPORTS: VICTORINO SUSPENDED THREE GAMES

Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Shane Victorino has been suspended by Major League Baseball for three games.  Victorino and the Phillies announced that the suspension is being appealed.  Victorino was suspended for his role in a huge brawl Friday night during a game against the San Francisco Giants.  Three other players were fined in connection with the…

POLITICAL PAYBACK FOR DEMS IN TRENTON

It’s political payback time for two leading democrats in New Jersey.  The state’s largest teachers’ union says it will not endorse Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Shelia Oliver for re-election in November.  66 democrats and two republicans were endorsed by the union, and Sweeney and Oliver both got the cold shoulder.  No candidates…

PLEA AGREEMENT REACHED IN ARMED ROBBERY

A guilty plea was entered in an armed robbery from last year. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office announced the plea agreement for Arimis Stuckman, 23, who must serve 85 percent, or six years, nine months and 24 days of an eight year prison term, before becoming eligible for parole.’ At approximately 7 a.m. on March…

DETOURS THIS WEEK ON ATLANTIC CITY EXPRESSWAY

There will be some significant detours this week on the Atlantic City Expressway.  This Wednesday motorists leaving Atlantic City who want to get onto the southbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway will be prohibited from doing so between 8:30am and 12:30pm due to construction; detour signs will be posted.  Also on Wednesday, the westbound…