BRRR! POLAR BEAR PLUNGE ON FRIGID DAY

What’s the best thing to do on a freezing, windy January day at the shore?  Put on your bathing suit and jump in the ocean.  The Special Olympics polar bear plunge was held on Saturday in Wildwood and it attracted several thousand people to the beaches.  The Special Olympics announced that $201,000 was raised during…

REMAINS FOUND IN ATLANTIC COUNTY BY HUNTER

Skeletal remains were found by a hunter in Atlantic County, and now authorities are trying to determine if the remains are from a human.  Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced over the weekend that the remains were found by a hunter in Hamilton Township near Ocean Heights Avenue.  Housel says the remains were collected by…

NAME A PARK IN WILDWOOD CREST

Got a cool name for a new park in Wildwood Crest?  The Borough wants to hear from you.  Crest officials announced that they are taking suggestions from the public on a name for a new park that is currently under construction at Rambler Road and Ocean Avenue.  The park is undergoing extensive building and landscaping…

GAS PRICES CONTINUE THEIR CLIMB

Your wallet was lighter the last time you filled up. A seven cent increase has been reported locally by AAA Mid-Atlantic in the last week alone. A new price survey shows gas prices are now $3.30 per gallon, which is equal with the state average. Oil Price Information Service (OPIS) chief analysts Tom Kloza doesn’t…