ATLANTIC COUNTY GETS LOW BOND RATE

Atlantic County secured its lowest-ever interest rate on the sale of $9.505 million in general obligation bonds to support new construction at Atlantic Cape Community College’s Mays Landing and Atlantic City campuses. The county accepted a rate of 1.45% from Robert W. Baird & Co., the lowest rate for the ten year bond period among…

DEFENSE PRESENTS ITS CASE AT COSTINO TRIAL

The trial of a North Wildwood doctor charged with multiple counts of drug distribution and health care claims insurance fraud, continued on Tuesday. John Costino’s defense attorney argued that four federal, county and local police agencies had targeted the doctor prior to his “treatment” of two undercover police officers. Attorney John Tumelty said that Costino repeatedly…