CREST CREW WINS AROUND THE ISLAND ROW

A pair of lifeguards from Wildwood Crest have won the 36th Annual Bud Tarbotton Memorial Around the Island Row in North Wildwood.  Brendan Cunningham and Terry McGovern picked up the victory on Monday.  The event is a 20-mile rowing event, and this was the first time that the two guards paired up for this competition.…

MOREY’S PIERS ANNOUNCES HALLOWEEN EVENT

Morey’s Fears – Terror on the Boardwalk will haunt Morey’s Mariner’s Landing Pier, located at Schellenger Avenue and the Boardwalk in the Wildwoods, NJ, Friday and Saturday nights – October 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29 – from 6:30-11 p.m. Morey’s Fears will be a gated event with a general admission price of $25. Admission includes unlimited…

NEEDLES FOUND ON BEACH, BOARDWALK IN VENTNOR

Just what a shore community doesn’t need in the middle of August..the discovery of discarded needles in the community.  Ventnor officials are investigating the discovery of some discarded syringes that were found on parts of the boardwalk and beach.  A jogger reported the needles to authorities on Monday morning.  Police do not believe that the…

CUMBERLAND GETS MORE RAIN, MORE FLOODING PROBLEMS

Cumberland County authorities continue to assess the damage in that region following another rainstorm on Monday afternoon.   Floodwaters have eroded roadways, washed out bridges, and flooded homes in several parts of the county, including Upper Deerfield Township.  County emergency management officials are hopeful to have a summary of the damages throughout the county by…