NEW NJ ASSEMBLY SPEAKER TO BE PICKED THURSDAY

Two days after this week’s legislative elections in New Jersey, members of the State Assembly will pick their new leadership.  Assembly Speaker Shelia Oliver announced on Monday that lawmakers will gather on Thursday and select a speaker of the assembly, which is the legislature’s lower branch.  Oliver, a democrat, stated that she would like the…

MIDDLE SOCCER TEAM PREPARES FOR BIG GAME

The Middle Township boys’ soccer team will be playing in a huge playoff game on Tuesday.  Middle Township travels to Haddonfield for a South Jersey Group II semifinal playoff game that will begin at 2:00pm.  Middle knocked off West Deptford on Friday to advance to the semifinal game.  Haddonfield is the number one seed in…

AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT CHARGE HANDED DOWN TO ATLANTIC COUNTY

A Pleasantville man is facing multiple charges including aggravated sexual assault in connection with a violent home invasion that occurred in 2009, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. On November 2, 2011, following a 5-month long investigation conducted by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office in conjunction with the New Jersey State Police, investigators charged Marvin Hood, 47, with first-degree…

CHARGES LEVIED IN HEALTH INSURANCE FRAUD CASE

An Atlantic City man who was charged with theft in connection with health insurance fraud was arrested Thursday, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. On November 3, 2011, detectives from the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Insurance Fraud Unit arrested Jason Marinari, 31, a fugitive who escaped from a Montgomery County correctional work release program in Norristown, Pennsylvania in July 2011.…