STATE OF EMERGENCY IN ATLANTIC COUNTY

A state of emergency has been declared in Atlantic County Saturday morning.  Emergency management officials are asking people to stay off the roadways Saturday morning so crews can clean up debris from local streets and help restore power.  Most of Atlantic County was without power on Saturday due to a strong thunderstorm that hit the…

STORMS CRUSH COUNTY, SOUTH JERSEY OVERNIGHT

Straight line winds, heavy rain, and plenty of lightning has resulted in many problems throughout Cape May County and South Jersey Saturday morning.  A large thunderstorm cell moved across the region early Saturday morning resulting in 60mph winds and damage reports throughout the county.  Wind gusts exceeding 60mph were reported in Ocean City and Avalon.…

DWI ARREST #6 FOR VINELAND MAN

Believe it or not, a Vineland man who was released from jail on Monday was arrested for a sixth time since April on DWI charges. Anderson Sotomayor was taken into custody Thursday at 7pm, when Vineland police stopped him for a motor vehicle violation and found him in possession of an alcoholic beverage. Sotomayor refused…

NJ SCHOOL OFFICIAL SLAPPED WITH 91 COUNTS

He used to serve a middle school as an assistant principal..now Patrick Lott has been slapped with nearly 100 counts of invasion of privacy and child endangerment.  Authorities in Somerville have charged Lott with videotaping students who were showering at Immaculata High School in North Jersey.  Lott worked at the Bernardsville Middle School at the…

BABY DROWNS IN BRIDGETON BATHTUB

Police in Bridgeton want to know how an eight month old baby was left to drown in a bathtub on Wednesday evening.  City police say the baby drowned in a family bathtub at the Bridgeton Villas apartments on Wednesday evening.  The baby’s 21 year old mother apparently left the baby unattended in the tub while…