VICK TO START FIRST PRESEASON GAME

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has named Michael Vick to start at quarterback in Friday night’s first preseason game against the New England Patriots at Lincoln Financial Field. Nick Foles will play in alternating series throughout the first quarter. Next week Foles will get the start against the Carolina Panthers, with Vick alternating with…

STONE HARBOR HIRES NEW OFFICER

The Stone Harbor Police Department welcomes Officer Richard J. Boyle III to the department as a full-time police officer. Officer Boyle’s hiring was unanimously approved by the Stone Harbor Borough Council during a meeting held on Tuesday. Boyle was hired by the Stone Harbor Police Department in December, 2010 as a Special Law Enforcement Officer…

UTLEY SIGNS CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH PHILLIES

Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley has agreed to a two-year contract extension with the team through the 2015 season, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced on Thursday. The contract includes three vesting/club options. A five-time All-Star and four-time Silver Slugger winner, Utley ranks in the Phillies’ all-time Top 10 ranking…

WILDWOODS GET TOP BOARDWALK AWARD

The readers of NJ.com named the Wildwoods their favorite boardwalk. The poll done recently made Wildwood the winner for the second year in a row. The Wildwoods also recently won the NJ.com award for ‘Best of Shore – Favorite Beach. In addition to this NJ.com recognition, the Wildwoods have also been recognized in 2013 as…