TAKE A HIKE TO CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR

New Year’s Day will be a great day to explore state parks in New Jersey. Tuesday has been designated as America’s State Parks First Day Hikes initiative. New Jersey’s State Park Service will conduct guided hikes and other special outdoors activities at 10 locations throughout New Jersey, including the East Creek Trail, at the Belleplain State Forest in…

OVER 6,000 ATTEND PAINT PARTY AT BADER FIELD

A new way to celebrate the New Year took place Monday night at Bader Field in Atlantic City. A college-aged crowd, dressed mostly in white and neon colors, enjoyed a rave-style dance party under a heated tent. The DJ dance music was pumping from 7 p.m. until 2 a.m. and featured side attractions by acrobats and aerial performers. What made this party…

BARN FIRE WELCOMES 2013 IN EHT

Just before midnight on New Year’s Eve, while most people were celebrating, firefighters in Egg Harbor Township were called to the scene of a fire. NBC-40 reports that a barn was engulfed by flames in a wooded area near Mill Road and Ridge Avenue. It took several fire departments over an hour to put out…

WILDWOOD: DRUG BUST NETS TWO ARRESTS

Two Wildwood residents were arrested after a search warrant turned up heroin. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced the arrests of Brittany Demott and Heriberto Aletriz-Soto. Both were placed in the Cape May County Correctional Facility in lieu of $35,000 bail. The bust netted 79 bags of heroin. Both could face up to five…