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…

AREA UEZ OFFICE COULD CLOSE SOON

The brutal reality is coming. The Daily Journal reports that the Urban Enterprise Zone office for Vineland and Millville could be closed by June. The report says that there is not enough money for the operation to continue. Gov. Chris Christie has called for an end to the Urban Enterprise Zones throughout the state by…

TWO CHARGED WITH WEAPONS POSSESSION

A pair of men have been charged with illegal weapons possession, charges are still pending on a shooting. Millville Police say that Gerald H. Moore and Obediah Thomas, both of Bridgeton were arrested. A man was sent to the hospital in Millville on Thursday because of a shooting. Harry T. Cook was shot during the incident.…