The man who has developed Icona hotels in Cape May County wants to put a 168 room hotel at the site of the former Beach Theater in Cape May. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Council has received a pitch from developer Eustace Mita to build a hotel that would cost about $100 million…
27 year old Nakira Griner of Bridgeton will stand trial after she has been accused of killing, burning, and dismembering her 23 month old son. Griner was in court before the holiday break and rejected a plea bargain deal. She alleged that he fell down a flight of stairs.
The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Warning for Cape May County through Monday at 5pm. Moderate tidal flooding is anticipated at time of high tide both Sunday and Monday during the daytime hours. Sunday’s high tide will occur around 11:30am, while Monday’s tide will be in the lunch hour. Minor tidal flooding…
Lower Township Police have announced several arrests in connection with the shootings of two individuals with AirSoft guns in the community in late September. Several juveniles, along with 18 year old Elijah Jackson of Cape May, have been charged by police. Jackson was charged with multiple counts of aggravated assault, and other offenses.
Sea Isle City officials announced today a change in policy regarding private events that impact city streets. In an email press release, Mayor Len Desiderio announced that Sea Isle will no longer close city streets or parking lots for private events unless they are sanctioned by the city. Desiderio says many of the city’s popular…
Vice President Kamala Harris is touring the Garden State today with Governor Murphy. Harris will be in Montclair and Newark to discuss vaccines and President Biden’s plans for child care.
The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for Cape May County for Saturday. There could be minor tidal flooding in some flood prone areas Saturday during high tide. Up to one foot of flood water is anticipated in flood prone areas.
A teenager was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Walmart store located in Burlington Township. The shooting took place Thursday night at the store, located off Mount Holly Road. The victim was 17 years old. A second shooting victim survived.
Avalon is beginning a project to conduct a major expansion of its firehouse. Fencing has been established around the rear perimeter of the firehouse for the work that will begin this month. The new addition will create more room to house equipment and provide better accessibility for firefighters and the public.
New Jersey and other neighboring states in our region signed a new agreement Thursday that will result in the sharing of data regarding gun crimes. All of the governors involved are democrats, and saying gun crimes are a regional problem and shared information may lead to better legislation and enforcement.