A 24 year old man set himself on fire, then walked into a convenience store in Atlantic City early Saturday morning. Police say it happened at a Gulf station on Atlantic Avenue. The victim is from Somers Point and suffering from life threatening injuries. A worker at the gas station helped put out the fire.
The Philadelphia Eagles have locked up veteran tight end Dallas Goedert. Goedert received a four year extension worth $59 million. Over $35 million is in guaranteed money.
Cape May County officials announced a new grant program today designed to help individuals and businesses recover from the Covid-19 pandemic. $1.5 million is being used for the recovery effort and includes mortgage assistance and small business loans and grants. Requests can be received online.
Two local high school football teams will play for the South Jersey Group IV football title this evening. Ocean City travels to Millville for the game which kicks off at 6pm. Ocean City has one of the stingiest defenses in the State; they combined for one loss this season.
Sea Isle City will have a big community meeting on Saturday, December 4th to discuss a plan for a new Community Center. Updated blue prints will be presented on the project, and Mayor Len Desiderio is encouraging a big turnout for the meeting. The meeting will be held at the Community Lodge.
Mike Yeager will become the newest councilman in Cape May. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Yeager has been chosen to replace Chris Bezaire, who resigned. Yeager is expected to take his oath of office on Monday.
State officials are blaming climate change for the additional rainfall New Jersey is getting recently. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has issued a report confirming the increase in precipitation around the State is from climate change and even more rainfall can be expected. The DEP Commissioner says “New Jersey is ground zero for…
55 year old Christopher Spiegel of Wildwood has been charged with attempted murder following an incident on Route 47 South in Middle Township Wednesday evening. Police say Spiegel fired a shot at a man and missed; then, he allegedly assaulted the man and a woman with the butt of a gun, striking both in the…
Atlantic City Police today announced the arrest of a Florida man on charges that he participated in a home invasion incident in which a woman was shot last month. 19 year old Richard Ortiz was arrested in Orlando. He has been identified as one of the two suspects who took part in the home invasion…
Governor Phil Murphy will be in Atlantic City this morning. Murphy is expected to take part in a groundbreaking event for a supermarket to be built in the city. A new ShopRite grocery store will be built, and it will provide Atlantic City with its first full service supermarket in years.