HUGE TURNOUT IN AVALON FOR BOREK EVENT

A very large turnout in Avalon on Saturday for the Brendan Borek surfing event that raises money for local families who are dealing with pediatric cancer.  Several dozen surfers entered the surfing competition on Saturday , while hundreds of people packed the Avalon beachfront to witness a memorial service in the memory of Brendan, a…

MOTORCYCLE CRASH RESULTS IN DUI CHARGES

Middle Township Police have slapped drunk driving charges against a local man following a motorcycle accident that took place early this morning on Route 47 outside of Wildwood.  Police say a motorcycle driven by 29 year old Joseph Battle Jr. wrecked on Route 47 while trying to pass another vehicle shortly after 3:00am Friday.  Battle…

OCEAN CITY VOTERS TO DECIDE BOOZE ISSUE

Should restaurants in Ocean City become BYOB establishments?  That issue will now go before voters in the dry resort.  The city clerk’s office in Ocean City has verified enough signatures on a petition to put the issue on the November election ballot.  A group in town collected signatures on a petition to support a movement…

DREAM ON: EAGLES “STINK” IN LOSS TO STEELERS

Philadelphia Eagles Coach Andy Reid admits that his team stunk Thursday night during a 24-14 preseason loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.  The Eagles defense was shredded in the first half by the Steelers starting offense, and Eagles quarterback Michael Vick tossed three interceptions.  Eagles defensive lineman Trent Cole admits the team has to go back…