EAGLES SIGN TOP DRAFT PICK DANNY WATKINS

The Philadelphia Eagles have signed their number one draft pick in this year’s draft.  Danny Watkins has inked a four year deal with the Eagles and he’ll be in camp today.  Watkins is an offensive lineman from Baylor and he’s expected to compete for a starting job.  The Eagles do not practice today, but Watkins…

FORMER JUDGE CENSURED BY SUPREME COURT

The Supreme Court censured a former Atlantic County Superior Court judge. The censure relates to ethics violations dating back to 2005. The ruling was handed down on Monday morning. The issue relates to a conflict of interest Perskie had due to a personal relationship he had with a possible witness in a case. Perskie did…

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…