MAN KILLED FROM GUN SHOT IN PLEASANTVILLE

A Pleasantville man was fatally shot on Friday. At approximately 9 p.m., the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit responded to the scene of a fatal shooting at a residence located at 59 East Thompson Avenue in Pleasantville. The victim has been identified as Ellis Spell Sr., 51, of Pleasantville. No arrests have been…

MEETING CHANGE IN WILDWOOD CREST

The Wildwood Crest Board of Commissioners has changed the second of its two regular meetings in the month of December from Wednesday, Dec. 28 to Thursday, Dec. 22, the borough has announced. The Thursday, Dec. 22 meeting will take place at 9:30 a.m. in the Municipal Court Room located on the first floor of borough…

SCHOOL ELECTIONS MAY MOVE TO NOVEMBER

Your local community may soon have the ability to move school board elections to the general election date in November.  The New Jersey Assembly passed a measure on Thursday that would give local towns the power to move school board elections from the spring to November.  Sponsors of the bill say the move would increase…

WILDWOOD APPROVES HOTEL PROJECTS

Wildwood’s Planning Board met this week and approved a couple of projects that could bring new hotel rooms to the resort.  The board voted in favor of site plans for a new hotel called the Grand Wildwoodian which will be constructed where the former Rio Motel sat on Ocean Avenue.  The new hotel will be…