COAST GUARD RESCUES ONE NEAR ATLANTIC CITY

The Coast Guard medevaced a 70-year-old man from aboard an aground 35-foot boat Friday in the New Jersey Inter-coastal Waterway near Atlantic City. Coast Guard watchstanders at Sector Delaware Bay in Philadelphia received a report at 9:53 a.m. from a crewmember aboard a rescue boat from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City reporting they were assisting three people whose…

SIXERS NAME DOUG COLLINS HEAD COACH

The Philadelphia 76ers have a new head basketball coach.  The team announced that Doug Collins has been hired to coach the team; reports say the length of the contract is four years.  Sixers General Manager Ed Stefanski announced today that Collins has been hired, and a press conference is scheduled for Monday.  Collins was a…

LOWER POLICE BUST JEWELRY THIEF

Lower Township Police have arrested a 21 year old resident on charges that she stole jewelry from a home.  Police busted Cori L. Harron who lives in the 100 block of Ridgewood Avenue in the township and charged her with allegedly taking jewelry from a home located on Frances Avenue in the Villas.  Several pieces…

LOWER TOWNSHIP COPS MAKE ARREST

Lower Township Police have arrested a local man on charges that he stole copper piping.  Police today announced the arrest of 32 year old Edward A. Williams of the Villas on charges that he stole copper pipe.  Police made a motor vehicle stop during the early morning hours of May 13th, and arrested Williams for…