MAN SENTENCED FOR ARMED ROBBERY

An Atlantic City man will spend 18 years in jail for armed robbery. Louis Urgent will have to serve 85 percent of that sentence before parole becomes an option. On July 13, 2010 at 6:20 p.m., Urgent held Thelbert Nicholson, 25, of Ventnor, at knifepoint in a foyer area of the 2501 Pacific Avenue building. Urgent demanded…

TWO INJURED IN NORTH JERSEY PLANE CRASH

Two people were injured during the crash of a single engine plane in North Jersey Saturday afternoon.  It happened in the community of Franklin where a plane crashed during an emergency landing on a local roadway.  Two people inside the plane suffered injuries, but they are expected to survive.  The Piper PA-38 Tomahawk hit several…

LOWER TOWNSHIP TO ADDRESS BUDGET MONDAY NIGHT

Lower Township’s mayor and council will be addressing its municipal budget during a meeting on Monday night.  Council may hold a public hearing and possible vote to approve the new spending plan during Monday evening’s meeting.  This year’s budget process drew some attention in the community when the township’s municipal utilities authority refused to give…

CLOSING: VEHICLE INSPECTION STATION IN BRIDGETON

Cape May County’s motor vehicle inspection station may be getting busier this summer.  The state announced that three vehicle inspection stations will be closing their doors at the end of the month, including the inspection station in Bridgeton.  the state wants to save $17 million in various cutbacks to motor vehicle inspection stations.  All of…