FIVE ARRESTED IN WILDWOOD DRUG INVESTIGATION

An investigation into drugs in Wildwood netted five arrests. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced the arrest of Kevin Maldanando, Juan Ruiz-Perez, Wilson Blanco-Garay, Jose Rivera, and Edwards Ramos-Ocasio. The joint investigation with local police resulted in the seizure of 124 bags of suspected crack cocaine, 23 bags of suspected heroin, a small amount…

VAN DREW LEADS RALLY IN VINELAND

State Senator Jeff Van Drew, armed with a bullhorn, led a rally at the Vineland Development Center on Thursday. The New Jersey state government plans to shut down the facility by june 2013. The move would cause 1,400 employees to lose their jobs and displace nearly 400 residents who call the Vineland Center their home.…

LOCKWOOD HAPPY WITH DONOHUE ENDORSEMENT

The sitting Republican committeeman is excited to have someone running this year. Tim Donohue won the Republican endorsement in Middle Township to run for Nate Doughty’s seat. Last year, the GOP did not run anyone against Mayor Susan DeLanzo. Lockwood said he knows Donohue from being a committee member for the GOP party in Middle…

REPORT: FLOUNDER SEASON EXTENDED

A new report says you can fish longer for flounder, but the size limit remains the same. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the fishing season will be eight days more at 142 days. Also, anglers will be able to keep a higher amount of fish, but the flounder still can’t be less than…

TWO FACE 39 COUNTS IN CONNECTION TO A MURDER

An Atlantic County Grand Jury indicted a couple today on 39 counts in connection with a series of crimes committed in May, 2010, including the murder, felony murder, carjacking and kidnapping of Martin Caballero, of Hudson County. In addition to the homicide and kidnapping charges, Craig B. Arno, 45, of Atlantic City, and Jessica Kisby, 25, of Egg…