GUILTY PLEA ENTERED IN SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE

A 53-year-old Camden County man entered guilty pleas on Friday to second-degree attempted sexual assault, second-degree attempted luring and third-degree attempted endangering the welfare of a child, for engaging in sexually explicit conversations and for sending sexually explicit webcam videos of himself to a Prosecutor’s Office detective posing as a 14-year-old girl, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. On…

INDICTMENT HANDED DOWN TO ATLANTIC CITY MAN

An Atlantic City man pleaded guilty on Thursday to gun, drug and witness tampering charges contained in two separate indictments, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. Robert Ingram, 27, of 3 South Iowa Avenue, entered pleas of guilty to one count of third degree possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, one count of second-degree unlawful possession of a…

MAN INDICTED FOR GROWING MARIJUANA AT HOME

An Atlantic County Grand Jury indicted a Galloway Township man on Thursday for having a 40-inch marijuana plant in his home, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. Wilson O. Klein, 32, of Club Place, was indicted on one count of possession of a controlled dangerous substance. It alleged that in the afternoon on April 24, 2011, a neighbor called…

AVALON TO HOLD CONCERT, FIREWORKS ON JULY 3

Avalon will once again provide fireworks on July 3. The world-renowned Bay-Atlantic Symphony will be presenting a festive concert on Sunday, July 3rd, at 7:00 p.m., inside the Avalon Community Hall, 30th Street and the beach. After the concert, Avalon will present one of the biggest fireworks displays in the state of New Jersey at…

76ERS MASCOT HIP HOP ARRIVES IN AVALON

Philadelphia 76ers mascot Hip Hop came to Avalon on Friday, June 17th to promote the upcoming Sixers Beach Bash that will be held on Saturday, July 30th in Avalon, at Jack’s Place. Hip Hop stopped at a few Dune Drive businesses for photo and video opportunities. He took a ride on the Avalon Volunteer Fire…

MOREYS: FERRIS WHEEL TO OPEN ON SATURDAY

The Morey Organization announced that its giant ferris wheel will open to the public on Saturday.  The company issued a statement saying that there will be new safety policies in place, including raising the height limit for someone to ride alone from the state’s required 54 inches to 60 inches.  This will be the first…

MISS NEW JERSEY PAGEANT UNDERWAY

Over 600 people attended the Miss New Jersey preliminary competition in swimsuit, evening wear and talent Thursday night. Miss Central Coast Katie Berry, of Ocean City, won the talent competition last night, with a ballet routine to “Carmen’s Suite”. Preliminaries continue tonight at the Ocean City Music Pier. The final competition will be held on Saturday night.