LOWER COPS: ONE DEAD IN APARTMENT FIRE

The investigation continues into a fire this morning at the Channel Apartments that took one life.  Lower Township Police confirmed this afternoon that one person died in the fire; they have not released a gender, age, or identity of the decesased.  Fire officials from three Lower Township fire departments responded to a report of an…

UPDATE: FATAL FIRE STRIKES CHANNEL APARTMENTS

Lower Township firefighters responded to a smoke alarm and structure fire at the Channel Apartments off Bayshore and Ferry Roads at about 12:30am Monday morning. No injuries were officially reported but the NBC-40 website says a neighbor of the apartment indicated there may have been a fatality. Unnamed sources have confirmed to Coastal Broadcastinmg  that a…

HUNDREDS ATTEND BONFIRE ON THE BEACH

It was a strong turnout for a bonfire in Diamond Beach. Estimates of around 500 people were on the beach for the event that raised money for the Andrew Alameno Scholarship Fund. The night included fireworks, music, and food. Representatives from the event said they plan on bringing back the polar plunge that previously took…