THURSDAY IS DEADLINE FOR SANDY GRANTS

Thursday is the deadline for New Jersey residents to apply for grants to help pay the cost of repair and rebuilding from Hurricane Sandy. Resettlement grants of up to $10,000 are available through special programs from the federal government. As of Tuesday, over 20,000 residents had filed grant applications, available online at www.renewjerseystronger.org.

BOARDWALK HALL HONORED AS A MID-SIZED ARENA

Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall has received a double honor as it was recently named one of the top ten stops by leading trade publications Venues Today and Billboard for mid-year rankings in the category of mid-sized arenas with 10,001-15,000 venue capacity. Billboard has also announced the top 25 tours for the mid-year, including two Boardwalk…

3 MEN INDICTED IN VINELAND SHOOTINGS

A Cumberland County grand jury has indicted three men in two separate murders in Vineland. Jorge Gonzalez, 20, a confirmed gang member, and 23 year-old Manuel Ortiz were charged with the murder of a man outside a Vineland liquor store in May of 2011. Also indicted was 29 year-old Johnny Ramirez of Vineland, an alleged…