WORSHIP SERVICES HELD AT SITE OF CHURCH FIRE

Church services were held on Sunday at the South Seaville United Methodist Church…outdoors on the lawn under a tent. The church, built in 1884, was destroyed by fire early Friday morning. The cause of the fire is under investigation, but is not suspicious, according to the Ocean Volunteer Fire Company. Congregational leaders are meeting today…

TROPICANA AND UNIONS COME TO DEAL

A new report says a deal was reached with three unions in Atlantic City by the Tropicana Casino. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Local 68 of the Operating Engineers, the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters Local 255, and the Painters & Allied Trades District Council 711, all have new agreements with the casino.…

WILDWOOD SEEKING BUDGET HELP IN TRENTON

Wildwood city officials are going to be in Trenton on Monday to discuss its budget. Wildwood Mayor Ernie Troiano is seeking relief from the state regarding the passed budget for this year. City officials say the budget was not put together properly to fund necessary aspects of day-to-day operations. The commission is seeking to re-do…

UEZ ZONES BEING DISCUSSED IN ASSEMBLY ON MONDAY

Assembly committees on Monday will consider legislation to reform and make stronger the state’s Urban Enterprise Zone program, and require online transparency from local authorities and commissions. The days agenda will include: – legislation to reform and improve the job-creating Urban Enterprise Zone program. – a measure to require more online transparency from local authorities…