New Jersey reported over 3,700 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday. State officials also confirmed 92 additional deaths from the virus. Over 1 million residents have received their first doses of the virus.
Good news for the casinos in Atlantic City comes the same day when Trump Plaza was demolished. New figures released by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show that the casinos took in about 15 percent more money in January than they did one year ago. Sports wagering continues to be strong.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says the state’s reopening is being hindered by the new coronavirus variants that have impacted the Garden State. Murphy says if the variant did not exist, he would be opening up more of the state from the restrictions that have been in place for many months.
Wildwood Police charged multiple individuals on Friday after a car was stolen during a drug deal that went south. Police charged three individuals with drug offenses after 1,200 bags of heroin packaged for street sales was found. 34 year old Kristina Cluff of Wildwood Crest, 40 year old David Fessler of Lower Township, and 23…
A Monmouth County man who won $1.1 million on a five dollar bet at the Tropicana in Atlantic City offered a $50,000 tip to the dealer. NJ.com reports that Frank Nagy hit the big jackpot last weekend and gave up some of his winnings to the dealers who were on shift.
The Trump Plaza is no more. The implosion took place Wednesday morning in Atlantic City as scheduled, and the former casino came crashing down in a pile of dust. There’s no firm word yet on what the future will be the property.
Snow and rain will impact our region Thursday into Friday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for most of the region, except Cape May County. We could see a few inches of snow Thursday before it changes to a cold rain for the rest of the day. Towards Vineland, a…
The walls are tumbling down Wednesday morning at the former Trump Plaza Casino in Atlantic City. An implosion of the former casino hotel will take place at 9:00am. Just about every fixture is off the building, and all that’s left is concrete and plumbing. The property is owned by investor Carl Ichan.
Cape May County reported 32 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, and zero new deaths. Lower Township had 13 new cases, next on the list was Ocean City with five. There are four towns in the County with zero, or one, active resident cases.
The Wildwood Crest Volunteer Fire Department had to respond to a vehicle fire on the beach Monday. The vehicle appeared to be a white SUV that was completely engulfed in flames. There is no word of any injuries, but a video on the Department’s social media page appears to show propane tanks on the beach…