HOLIDAY WEEKEND WEATHER: NEAR PERFECT

It should be a banner weekend for shore area businesses this weekend.  The National Weather Service says typical summer-like weather is in the forecast for the weekend with plenty of sunshine and temperatures at the beaches in the 80s.  There is a chance for a shower or thunderstorm late in the day Sunday through early…

TWO LANES INTO AVALON FOR BIG WEEKEND

There have been major improvements made to Avalon Boulevard in advance of the July 4th holiday weekend.  A major reconstruction effort on the Canal Bridge in Avalon has resulted in a left turn lane being added on the boulevard at the site of the bridge near Ocean Drive which should improve the flow of traffic…

MIDDLE COPS CHARGE DELAWARE WOMAN WITH DUI

Middle Township Police have charged a 31 year old woman from Delaware with drunk driving charges following a one vehicle accident on Wednesday evening.  Police say an SUV driven by Tracy Taylor of Wilmington was heading northbound on Route 47 when it hit a guardrail, overturned, and came to rest in a wooded area.  Taylor…

AC HILTON CASINO CHANGES NAME

The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Hilton Casino Resort in Atlantic City has lost the right to use the Hilton name. The resort is now being referred to as ACH.  The reports says that the Hilton hotel chain ended it’s licensing agreement with the Atlantic City casino. John Forrest Ales, a spokesperson for…