HAZ-MAT TEAMS CALLED OUT IN LOWER TOWNSHIP

A combination of materials caused a Haz-Mat team to respond in Lower Township on Wednesday. Authorities were notified about the incident around 8:15 a.m. Lower Township Police say that the items mixed together inside of a garbage truck and created smoke. Officials were able to get the chemicals separated and there were no injuries reported.

LOBIONDO DELIEVERS PETITIONS TO VA

Fulfilling his promise to South Jersey veterans, U.S. Representative Frank A. LoBiondo delivered thousands of signed petitions from South Jersey residents in support of additional local healthcare services for area veterans to the U.S Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Assistant Secretary Joan Mooney. LoBiondo accepted the petitions on July 9th at the Somers Point American…

REPORT: LOCAL MAYOR CRITICALLY INJURED

According to a report by the Press of Atlantic City, West Wildwood Mayor Herbert Frederick was critically injured during a fall from a ladder at his home.  The Press reports that Frederick fell from the ladder while doing work at his home on Venice Avenue.  Frederick was treated at the scene by a Wildwood ambulance…

HOT? YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHING YET…

If you are not a fan of hot weather, you may consider staying inside for the next few days.  The National Weather Service predicts some very hot weather at the Jersey Shore, even for the beaches, through Saturday.  Saturday is expected to be the hottest day of the summer with beach temperatures into the mid…

AVALON ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION HEARS PITCH

The Avalon Environmental Commission heard a presentation on Wednesday afternoon that would result in the rehabilitation of Armacost Park, located in the south end of the community.  A few dozen residents showed up at the hearing to hear a presentation by an environmental consultant that would result in some changes in the park that would…