CAPE MAY MAYOR FILES FOR RE-ELECTION

Cape May Mayor Ed Mahaney filed for re-election on Tuesday for the city’s November nonpartisan elections. Mahaney will square off against  former Cape May Police Sgt. Rusty Chew, who has also been a volunteer firefighter for 32 years. The city moved it’s local elections from May to November along with many other local communities in a…

RIP CURRENTS SUSPEND SWIMMING IN ATLANTIC CITY

Even though Tropical Storm Leslie is far off the east coast, it’s effects are being felt along the Jersey Shore. On Tuesday afternoon, Leslie was more than 500 miles south-southeast of Bermuda, but deteriorating surf conditions caused the lifeguards to suspend all bathing until further notice. Lifeguard crews are greatly reduced at local beaches after Labor Day. The Atlantic City…

ARRAIGNMENT SET IN ALLEGED MACHETE ATTACKER

A man alleged of a machete attack will be officially arraigned. Eugenio Morales will be formally charged on Wednesday with attempted murder, aggravated assault, and other related charges. Morales, 43, of Vineland was shot by police while resisting arrest. He allegedly attacked the officers with a box cutter. The victim of the machete attack suffered life-threatening…