FAA EXTENSION PASSED THROUGH HO– USE

Seeking to prevent another partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. Representative Frank A. LoBiondo applauded House-passage of the 22nd extension of the FAA Authorization and programs and called on the Senate to quickly consider the legislation before the September 16th deadline. “In a unanimous vote, the House approved the 22nd extension of…

VENTNOR LIBRARY CLOSED DUE TO BREAK IN

Atlantic County Library System/Ventnor will remain closed on Tuesday, September 13 to allow county crews to continue to perform clean-up activities following a weekend break-in. Ventnor Police are conducting the investigation. All other Atlantic County Library System branches are open with locations in Longport (487-0272), Brigantine (266-0110), Egg Harbor City (804-1063), Egg Harbor Township (927-8664),…

SENTENCING HANDED DOWN IN MURDER CASE

An Atlantic City man was sentenced to 8 years in prison on Friday September 9, for various charges including attempted murder, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. On July 19, 2011, Lamar Gresham, 22, pleaded guilty to attempted murder, as well as charges from an unrelated indictment for unlawful possession of a handgun and possession…

MAN KILLED IN WOODBINE BLAZE

State Police confirm that a body was discovered on Monday following a house fire in Woodbine. The identity of the victim has not yet been released. The fire took place on Washington Ave. An autopsy still needs to be performed on the body. According to officials, an investigation is on-going into the cause of the…