GOVERNOR REACHES DEAL WITH EMPLOYEES UNION

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie did the impossible just before the weekend..he reached a four year contract agreement with a union that’s very upset over his cuts in state government.  Christie and the leaders of the Communications Workers of America announced a new four year labor agreement that followed over one year of tenuous negotiations.…

PLAY THE LOTTERY? STATE BETS THAT YOU DO

New Jersey lottery officials say more people than ever are playing the lottery thanks to the recession and record setting jackpots.  New figures released before the weekend show that the state set a sales record of $2.6 billion in lottery ticket sales during the last fiscal year that ended June 30th.  That represented a $31.5…

GUILTY VERDICT RETURNED IN DRUG CASE

It could be ten years in jail for a Millville man. The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office tells Coastal Broadcasting that Edward Holland has been found guilty on heroin possession charges. Sentencing will take place on June 15. He faces the potential of up to 10 years in jail. The trial took four days to complete.

WILDWOOD TOWN WATCH BEING ORGANIZED

An extra effort is being made to fight back against crime in Wildwood. The City of Wildwood has announced that a group of concerned residents has organized a Town Watch program. The Wildwood Town Watch breaks the town into sectors in which residents are trained to be observant, contact authorities and not to intervene in…