LEGISLATION SIGNED TO REFER MORE POSITIVELY TO THOSE WITH DISABILITIES

Governor Chris Christie signed legislation that removes outdated, disrespectful terminology that refers to persons with developmental disabilities from all New Jersey statutes and regulations.  The bill, S-1982, eliminates references such as “mental retardation,” “mentally retarded” and “feeble-minded,” replacing the terms with “intellectual disability” or “developmental disability.”  All future legislation will encompass these changes. “We live…

TWO ARRESTED FOR SELLING COUNTERFEIT ITEMS

Ocean City Police executed search warrants on two businesses and made two arrests for selling counterfeit items. Umar Farooq, of Brigantine, and Michael S. Miller, of Philadelphia, were both charged with trademark counterfeiting and criminal simulation. The items seized included Coach, Prada, and Louis Vuitton. Over 700 pieces of jewelry and 40 handbags were seized in the…

WWE TICKETS SELLING QUICKLY

The time to purchase WWE tickets for the show in Wildwood is now. Wildwoods Convention Center officials say a large amount of tickets have been purchased, but some good seats still remain for those who act fast. Tickets can be purchased at the Wildwoods Convention Center box office or at ticketmaster.com. You can also win…