WILDWOOD CREST TO HOST “CHICAGO” TRIBUTE BAND

The Wildwood Crest Centennial Summer Music Series continues Saturday, July 17 as Liberation, a Chicago tribute band, performs on the new entertainment pavilion at Centennial Park at 7:30 p.m. A Philadelphia-based band, Liberation performs many of Chicago’s hits from the ‘60s and ‘70s, including “Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is,” “Beginnings,” “25 or…

MORE AND MORE TEACHERS FILE FOR RETIREMENT

A huge number of teachers have filed for retirement this year. Mycentraljersey.com reports that the number has nearly doubled from 2009. Total retirement applications sit at 6,840, compared with 3,671 from 2009. A battle over contribution to health benefits and wage freezes has been going on between Gov. Chris Christie and the New Jersey Education Association,…