WEEKEND: WARM, HUMID, STORMS POSSIBLE

The weekend forecast for the Jersey Shore looks like summer. The National Weather Service says Cape May County could receive showers and thunderstorms any time this weekend, especially on Sunday. Very warm, humid air is across our region, and the atmosphere will be very unsettled on Sunday. The greatest risk of showers and storms will…

MUSSACHIO WINS TOUGH FIGHT IN AC

Wildwood-area boxer Chuck Mussachio won a tough fight Friday night at the Tropicana in Atlantic City. Mussachio improved his record to 16-1-2 after beating Philadelphia boxer Anthony Ferrante during a major fight card at the Trop. With the win, Mussachio wins the World Boxing Foundation’s light heavyweight title. Mussachio was bloodied during the final two…

BANNER PLANE PILOT OK, FAA INVESTIGATES

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an emergency landing made by a banner plane in a marsh near Ocean City on Friday afternoon. A Paramount Air banner plane operated by 23 year old pilot Brian Harris came down Friday afternoon in a marshy area near 52nd Street in Ocean City. Harris suffered no injuries during…

REPORT: MIDDLE COPS SEEK GRANT FUNDING

The Middle Township Police Department will seek some grant funding to hire additional police officers. According to a report in the Press of Atlantic City, Middle Township is seeking $800,000 in grant funding to hire four full time police officers for three years. Middle Township applied for the grant last year, but was denied. This…