ARREST MADE IN SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE

A 52-year-old Ventnor man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. Pascual Lopez, of N. Marion Avenue, was charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree sexual assault for manually touching the victim. It is alleged that Lopez sexually assaulted…

MAN FOUND NOT GUILTY DUE TO INSANITY

A Superior Court Judge ruled that a Linwood man who fatally stabbed his elderly neighbor, injured her daughter and a Good Samaritan, was found not guilty by reason of insanity and the defendant will be committed to a psychiatric facility, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. On Oct. 8, 2009, Anthony Milano, 66, of E12…

LOWER TOWNSHIP ANNOUNCES GETTING FEMA MONEY

Lower Township is pleased to announce receiving $336,406.52 from FEMA to replenish money spent on last year’s horrendous snow storms. Lower Township officials say that they have also submitted for reimbursement of $26,000.00 for road repairs, and also $85,000.00 to $110,000.00 for repairs, engineering, and permits to the Holmes Avenue outfall that was damaged during the…

SEVEN TOWNS TO GET DOT MONEY

Infrastructure improvements are coming to seven Cape May County towns from the state’s Department of Transportation. The announcement was made on Tuesday by Gov. Chris Christie. Below are the projects and how much the town will get: Avalon Borough Reconstruction of 34th Street Dune Drive to Ocean Drive $195,000.00 Middle Township Reconstruction of Main Street…