CHRISTIE SAYS STATE COMES BEFORE PARTY

Much was made about Gov. Chris Christie inviting President Barack Obama to New Jersey following Hurricane Sandy. Christie addressed that criticism this week, saying that he is more worried about representing the people of New Jersey than he is appeasing members of his own political party. Some think Christie took a step back nationally within…

MAN BRANDISHS KNIFE, STEALS FOOD

This robber took his food order to-go. Egg Harbor Township Police say they are looking for the man responsible for brandishing a knife at a Siloe Colon-Hunter, 30 years of age from Atlantic City, who was delivering food in the township. The suspect is described as a light skinned black male, in his late teens…

NEW CEO NAMED FOR REVEL CASINO

Revel has a new man in charge. Jeffrey Hartmann was named the interim CEO of the casino. Kevin DeSanctis was the previous CEO but will stay with the company in another capacity. According to the release, Hartmann most recently served as the President of The Hartmann Group, LLC. He also spent about a year as…

COUNTY OFFICIALS TO VOTE ON JAIL CLOSING

Officials in Cumberland and Gloucester Counties will vote on Wednesday on whether or not to close the Gloucester County Jail and send inmates to Cumberland County. Officials in Gloucester County say the 25-year agreement could save their county almost $250 million, while Cumberland County could raise about $3.7 million each year, which would help with the…