LAUTENBERG ASKS FCC TO REVIEW NJN DEAL

A new deal between the state and WNET for NJN is going to be scrutinized some more. U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg said he asked the Federal Communications Commission to look at the agreement Lautenberg met with the chairman of the FCC and wanted to ensure the deal is looking out for the interests of the public.…

AVALON POLICE CHARGE LOCAL MAN WITH CRIME

Avalon Police have charged a 27 year old Middle Township man with Obstruction of Justice as they continue to investigate an assault that occurred in the Borough during the recent Memorial Day weekend. Avalon Police Chief David Dean announced that Ryan J. Davies of Cape May Court House has been charged with Obstruction of Justice…

COAST GUARD CREW TARGETED WITH LASER POINTER

A Coast Guard helicopter crew roughly two miles off the coast of Ocean City, N.J., was targeted by an individual with a laser pointer at approximately 9 p.m. Tuesday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., was performing hoist training with a TowBoatUS crew when the helicopter was targeted…

SECOND HEAT WAVE HITS JERSEY SHORE

Except temperatures to be in the 90’s for the next three days. A heat wave is hitting the Jersey Shore. The warm temperatures should push people to visit the beach this weekend for relief. Last year’s bounce back summer season was attributed in part to the warm weather. Temperatures could top out at 95 degrees…

REPUBLICANS WIN PRIMARY IN LEGISLATIVE RACE

David DeWeese helped lead the Republicans to victory in the legislative race. DeWeese is running for state senate, alongside Stone Harbor Mayor Suzanne Walters and Cumberland County Freeholder Sam Fiocchi, who are each running for Assembly. Thomas Greto, Peter Boyce and Paul Halley decided to run off the line. DeWeese, Walters, and Fiocchi now have…