FEMA ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR AID

FEMA is continuning to accept applications and hand out money for residents in New Jersey and locally in South Jersey. Statewide, there has been 47,581 applications with 178 of those in Cape May County. Assistance could include grants to help pay for temporary housing needs, essential home repairs and other disaster-related expenses. Low-interest loans from…

WEATHER COOL, BUT FIREMEN DRAW CROWDS

It was not a typical post summer weekend at the shore, but that didn’t stop the New Jersey State Firemen’s Convention from having a good time in the Wildwoods.  Thousands of firemen and their families spent the weekend in the Wildwoods and hosted their huge parade Saturday afternoon.  Despite some rain showers and cooler than…

FORMER ASSEMBLYMAN CHARGED WITH DUI

A former North Jersey mayor and assemblyman was charged with DUI just before the weekend after he ran his vehicle into a pole in Hoboken.  47 year old Raul “Rudy” Garcia was arrested late Thursday night after he crashed his Merecedes Benz into a vehicle in the city.  Garcia served as an assemblyman for eight…

SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE FOUND AT TRUMP TAJ MAHAL

A suspicious vehicle closed down some streets and a parking garage near the Trump Taj Mahal casino Saturday evening.  Atlantic City Police cleared the streets around the casino until they determined that the vehicle was harmless.  The parking garage for the casino was cleared, but the casino remained open during the event.  Police determined that…