ATLANTIC CITY FIRE CHIEFS RECEIVE NO CONFIDENCE VOTE

Members of the Atlantic City Professional Firefighters union presented the results of their “no confidence” vote to City Council Wednesday night. The union, Local 198, said it had concerns with it’s Chief Dennis Brooks and Administrative Deputy Chief Vincent Granese, regarding safety practices before, during, and after Hurricane Sandy. Union members say they have assembled a safety committee and will adjust protocols as…

JUDGE RULES IN DOG AB– USE CASE

Judge Raymond Batten ruled on Tuesday in the animal cruelty case of a couple from Goshen. Dawn Scheld and her husband Leroy Thomas were convicted of multiple counts of animal cruelty in October for housing dozens of dogs in deplorable conditions. The judge ruled the couple must relinquish their rights to the dogs that were seized by the SPCA and banned them…