MILLVILLE: ONE-YEAR-OLD DROWNS IN BATHTUB

A small child died in a bathtub on Sunday. Millville Police say the incident took place at the Delsea Gardens apartment complex. The one-year-old was brought to the South Jersey Healthcare Regional Medical Center. The child was pronounced dead after attempts to revive him failed. Police say the mother left the child in the tub…

EARLY RELEASE PROGRAM ENDED FOR INMATES

A program allowing early release for prisoners has been ended. Gov. Chris Christie signed a new bill into law that would stop a program allowing some inmates to leave jail six months early. Two dozen have been arrested for new crimes of the 363 that have been put through, including two homicides. The measure was…

VAN DREW TAKES STAND AGAINST FISHING PENALITIES

Senator Jeff Van Drew called on Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin to halt plans to charge residents an initial civil penalty of up to $3,000 for failing to register with the new free state fishing registry implemented under legislation he sponsored. In a letter sent to the commissioner, Senator Van Drew said the…