TRIAL BEGINS IN BASEBALL-BAT KILLING

On Monday the murder trial of a 31 year-old Wildwood resident began in Cape May County Superior Court. Alberto Martinez is on trial for the May 2010 murder of Vincent DeSario, who was struck in the head with a baseball bat and died two weeks later of his injuries. DeSario’s father was the prosecution’s first…

BURGLARY SUSPECT ARRESTED IN WILDWOOD

On Saturday evening, Wildwood Police arrested a burglary suspect who fled the crime scene in the 200 block of East Davis Avenue. Police arrested 18 year-old Richard W. Romanowski of Gloucester City, who is currently unemployed. The suspect was charged with four counts of burglary and placed in the Cape May County Jail on $15,000.00 bail.

MEDICINAL POT COULD BE READY BY SEPT. 9TH IN SOUTH JERSEY

State officials announced on Monday that medicinal marijuana could be available for sale in South Jersey by September 9th. The nonprofit organization Compassionate Care Foundation, Inc., will start growing medical marijuana next week, as they plan to be the first South Jersey facility to grow and dispense the drug to qualified patients. The facility, located in Egg Harbor Township, expects…