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…

INDICTED: MAN ALLEGED OF KILLING FATHER

An indictment was handed down to in a case involving first-degree murder charges. Dreu Ferguson Jr., Millville, was indicted for killing and burying his father’s body below a porch. The collection of charges include irst-degree murder, unlawful disposition of a body, tampering with evidence and terroristic threats. The indictment was handed down on Wednesday.

FIRE AWAY: GOP CALLS FOR SENATE DEBATE

Let the fall political season begin.  Republicans in the 1st Legislative District are now calling for their democratic opponents to agree to a series of debates in each of the three counties in the district.  Democrats currently hold the senate and two assembly seats in the district.  Republican senate candidate Dave DeWeese would like to…