COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR ONE NEAR PHILADELPHIA

Coast Guard along with local agencies are searching for a 43-year-old man near the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge after he went into the water here Saturday. Missing is Sydney Spencer, from Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Game Commission members contacted the Coast Guard at 7:26 p.m., Saturday after his friends reported him missing. A 25-foot Response Boat – Small crew from Coast Guard…

GOV. CHRISTIE ARRIVES IN OCEAN CITY

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has arrived in Ocean City.  Christie is making his final stop in shore communities to discuss various beach replenishment projects and how they provide an economic engine to the state’s economy.  Christie arrived in Ocean City shortly before 3pm where he was expected to address a crowd, and take a…

WEEKEND PREVIEW: NICE SATURDAY, RAIN SUNDAY

Some summer rain will move into our forecast during the end of the weekend.  The National Weather Service says that Jersey Shore beaches will enjoy great weather Friday and Saturday wtih sunshine and temperatures in the 80s.  However, a front moves into the region Saturday evening which will bring showers and thunderstorms for most of…

NEW JERSEY MARINE DIES IN AFGHANISTAN

Another New Jersey marine has lost his life in Afghanistan.  The United States Department of Defense reports that 23 year old Corporal Nicholas S. Ott of Manchester died on Wednesday during combat operations.  Ott was assigned to the 1st Battallion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force.  Ott was a member of…

UPDATE: MAN BREAKS NECK IN ACCIDENT

Here is an update on a story Coastal Broadcasting first told you about last night.  A Dennis Township man broke his neck during a boating accident on Thursday afternoon.  State Police say Adam Pearce was driving a boat with four other people on board in Drum Thorofare near a toll bridge when the boat hit…