STORMS, THEN MORE HEAT ON SATURDAY

For the second consecutive week the Jersey Shore will have a very hot Saturday.  The National Weather Service predicts temperatures to climb into the mid 90s at the beaches on Saturday with a heat index approaching 105 degrees.  Last weekend, the heat index climbed to 120 degrees even at the beaches.  There is a chance…

BORGATA’S SLIDE CONTINUES IN ATLANTIC CITY

One of Atlantic City’s premiere casino hotels saw its gaming numbers drop even further during the second quarter of 2011.  Boyd Gaming announced this week that the Borgata in Atlantic City generated $182.8 million during the second quarter of 2011, which represents a two percent drop over 2010’s dismal numbers.  Boyd still believes that the…

KOREAN WAR MEMORIAL COMING TO WILDWOOD

A Korean War Memorial is coming to Wildwood. The local veterans responsible for the Vietnam Memorial Wall have helped organize this tribute. Vince DePrinzio told Coastal Broadcasting the veterans are doing the memorial in memory of Jimmer Muldoon, who was a Korean War veteran that assisted with the construction of the wall in Wildwood. Muldoon…

COUNTY HOLDS “ESCAPE THE CAPE” EXERCISE

Cape May County is holding a program called “Escape the Cape,” which allows towns to simulate a hurricane coming towards the Jersey Shore and how they would respond. State representatives and Cape May County Emergency Management were on scene for the program that began on Wednesday and will run into Thursday. The purpose of the…

DEVILS OUT, TITANS BACK IN TRENTON

The Trenton Titans are returning following the demise of the Trenton Devils. It was announced on Wednesday that the club will return, and be associated with the Philadelphia Flyers. The team started off as the Titans in 1999, but was acquired by the Devils in 2006. The new ownership group is holding a press conference…