GOVERNOR RELEASED FROM HOSPITAL

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was released from the hospital Thursday evening.  Christie was admitted to the Somerset Medical Center Thursday morning while on his way to a bill signing ceremony.  The governor complained about chest paints and and had problems breathing.  Christie entered the hospital on his own; staffers say it may have been…

NO INJURIES REPORTED IN SEA ISLE FIRE

A fire broke out in Sea Isle City on Wednesday evening. Sea Isle City Fire Department and Ocean View Fire Departments arrived on the scene at 313 40th St. to put out the blaze. There were no injuries reported. The Cape May County Fire Marshall’s Office was on Scene and deemed the fire not suspicious…

WEST CAPE MAY NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR PROGRAM

The Borough of West Cape May is now taking applications for a new affordable accessory apartment program in the community.  According to a press release, applications are being accepted through September 2nd for the program which will provide brand new affordable two and three bedroom apartments in the community.  Rents for the apartments will range…

BIG UNION PROTEST TONIGHT IN ATLANTIC CITY

A major union protest is scheduled for tonight in Atlantic City.  The Associated Press reports that Local 54 is planning a big protest outside of Resorts Casino Hotel to protest pay cuts that were handed down when new owners took over the property last year.  Thousands of casino workers could show up to Resorts tonight…

SOME IN WILDWOODS DON’T WANT BEACH TAGS

The Wildwood lodging industry has made it very clear that it doesn’t want beach tags.  The Greater Wildwoods Hotel Motel Association issued a statement to the media last evening saying that it doesn’t want the city to consider adding beach tags.  The group calls beach tags quote “regressive and inefficient”.  Wildwood Mayor Ernie Troiano has…

FORMER EAGLES QB DONOVAN MCNABB NOW A VIKING

Former longtime Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb is heading west.  McNabb, who was traded to the Washington Redskins last year, is now a member of the Minnesota Vikings.  The Vikings acquired McNabb in a trade last night; all Minnesota had to surrender were two sixth round draft choices.  McNabb had to restructure his contract in…