DWI CHECKPOINT NETS ARRESTS OVER WEEKEND

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office and the Ventnor Police Department conducted a DWI checkpoint over the weekend, which resulted in one arrest for Driving While Intoxicated and the issuance of a number of summonses for motor vehicle violations, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced on Monday. The checkpoint, which lasted six hours, was conducted on Atlantic Avenue in…

LIGHTS OUT MONDAY NIGHT AS STORMS HIT REGION

Some severe thunderstorms that rolled through Cape May County Monday evening caused scattered power outages.  Thousands of Atlantic City Electric customers in Cape May and Cumberland counties were without power Monday evening after a big thunderstorm rolled through the region with strong gusty winds and plenty of lightning.  Outages were reported locally in Woodbine and…

EAGLES TRADE BUNKLEY..TO TWO TEAMS

The wheeling and dealing by the Philadelphia Eagles continued Monday as they traded defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley for the second time in as many days.  Bunkley was traded by the Eagles to the Denver Broncos for a 2013 draft choice.  The Birds tried to trade Bunkley to the Browns, but he refused to report.  He…

MAN RIDING BIKE STRUCK, CHARGED, IN CREST

Wildwood Crest Police issued a summons to a man who was riding his bicycle on Sunday afternoon and was struck by a motor vehicle.  Crest Police say Christopher Giangiulio was struck by a vehicle while he was riding his bike in the 6900 block of Pacific Avenue Sunday afternoon.  Police investigated the accident and learned…