ROBBERY SUSPECT KILLED BY OFF DUTY OFFICER

Officials in Atlantic County say an off duty corrections officer shot and killed a robbery suspect Thursday night in Pleasantville.  Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel says 20 year old Richard Roe and another man were involved in a robbery, and Roe, an Atlantic City resident, was shot dead.  He was gunned down by a corrections…

NEW BENCHES INSTALLED AT CREST PIER

The Borough of Wildwood Crest has installed five new benches on the Beach Pier at Heather Road for the public’s enjoyment. The benches, which were assembled and put in place by the borough’s Department of Public Works, are located on the deck of the pier closest to the ocean. Formerly the Wildwood Crest Fishing Pier,…

WEEKEND OUTLOOK: PERFECT FOR JERSEY SHORE

Visitors to the Jersey Shore this weekend will enjoy perfect weather for the middle of July.  The National Weather Service says there is zero chance for any rain this weekend with sunshine in the forecast, low humidity, and daytime highs in the low to mid 80s.  Nighttime temperatures will remain in the 60s.  The next…

FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENT ON GARDEN STATE PARKWAY

A fatal traffic accident on the Garden State Parkway snarled traffic on Thursday evening in central New Jersey.  State Police confirm that one person was killed and several others injured when two cars collided on the southbound Parkway lanes near Middletown Thursday night.  A guard rail reportedly went through the windshield of one of the…

SHOOTING IN PLEASANTVILLE INJURES ONE

A shooting took place in Pleasantville on Thursday and one person is confirmed injured. The Press of Atlantic City is reporting that incident took place before 9 p.m. It is unclear how serious the injuries were. The location of the shooting was reported to be East West Jersey Avenue and Hampden Court. Details are limited…