TROUT GETS SECOND CHANGE IN THE MAJORS

A local baseball player is getting another chance in the Major League. Mike Trout was recalled this weekend by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Trout played baseball in Millville before being drafted by the Angels. Trout started for the team on Friday in right field. Trout was called up earlier this year but was…

ARMED ROBBERY NETS MAN 10 YEARS

A Pleasantville man was sentenced to 10 years in New Jersey State prison for numerous crimes committed in 2008, 2009, and 2010, including armed robbery, weapons offenses, aggravated assault and eluding police. Under the terms ofnthe plea agreement, Terrence D. Philo, 21, of New Jersey Avenue, must serve 85% percent of the prison term, or 8 years and…

UPDATE: FOUR DEAD IN PARKWAY ACCIDENT

The South Jersey education and athletic community is stunned by the tragic loss of four lives during a motor vehicle accident on the Garden State Parkway on Saturday.  New Jersey State Police confirm that four students from Mainland Regional High School were killed during a motor vehicle accident on the Parkway shortly before noontime on…

HUGE TURNOUT IN AVALON FOR BOREK EVENT

A very large turnout in Avalon on Saturday for the Brendan Borek surfing event that raises money for local families who are dealing with pediatric cancer.  Several dozen surfers entered the surfing competition on Saturday , while hundreds of people packed the Avalon beachfront to witness a memorial service in the memory of Brendan, a…