LOCKWOOD REMAINS MAYOR IN MIDDLE

The reorganization meetings continued on Thursday with Dan Lockwood getting sworn in before the Middle Township reorganization meeting. Lockwood was then reelected by the the committee as mayor for another year. The mayor defeated Bill Sturm in a tight election back in November. Lockwood and Tim Donohue hold a 2-1 control of the board in…

SMALL CITIES GRANT COMING TO THE WILDWOODS

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs has announced grants of $300,000 to Wildwood communities for home improvement loans. The no-interest loans of up to $20,000 are available to qualifying low to moderate-income households in Wildwood, North Wildwood and Wildwood Crest. The money cannot be applied to home additions or decorating. Residents of the Wildwoods can apply for…

LANDMARK ATLANTIC CITY SUB SHOP REOPENS

Closed for repairs since Hurricane Sandy, the White House Sub Shop on Arctic Avenue in Atlantic City reopensfor business on Thursday. The nationally famous landmark has been in operation for over 65 years but was forced to close after Sandy for repairs. Extensive renovations were needed, including new refrigeration units and other equipment, but the…

AVALON BEACH FILL TO BEGIN ON THURSDAY

A multi-million dollar federal beach fill project that will repair the beachfront in Avalon and Stone Harbor will get underway Thursday afternoon.  The project was supposed to start around Christmas, but stormy weather and strong winds delayed the start of the project by about a week.  A dredge will pump sand on Avalon’s 9th Street…