ASSEMBLYMAN SIMONSEN CALLS FOR OPENING OF BOAT RAMPS

New Jersey Assemblyman Erik Simonsen is calling for the opening of 40 boat ramps and other facilities at the state’s wildlife management areas.  Simonsen issued a press release calling for the state to open these boat ramps, saying recreational and commercial fishermen will both be impacted by their closure.  That closure is expected to continue …

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NORTH WILDWOOD MAYOR RESPONDS TO BEACH ISSUE, BLASTS STATE AND FEDS

North Wildwood Mayor Patrick Rosenello has come out swinging in a dispute over the city’s emergency work on its beachfront.  Rosenello issued a press statement Tuesday afternoon saying state and federal officials have repeatedly missed deadlines and failed to construct a mandated shore protection project.  North Wildwood was called out by the NJDEP commissioner for …

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67 YEAR OLD MIDDLE TOWNSHIP WOMAN KILLED IN PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT

A 67 year old woman from Rio Grande was killed in a pedestrian-motor vehicle accident on Route 47 in Rio Grande.  Police say Diana Clugh-Roy was walking south across Route 47 from the Rio Grande Plaza when she was struck by a vehicle shortly after 9pm Monday.  Police say no charges have been filed against …

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REPORT: MAN AT CENTER OF WILDWOOD POLICE VIDEO IS IDENTIFIED

The man who is seen being punched by Wildwood Police in a video that’s made the rounds on social media has been identified.  6ABC reports that 24 year old Arthur Wells is the man who is being punched.  Wells’ mother told the television station that Wells is badly bruised, and is receiving treatment at a …

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MANCO AND MANCO CLOSES TODAY DUE TO COVID-19 EXPOSURE

The popular Manco and Manco pizza shop in Ocean City has shut down its boardwalk operations for today due to Covid-19 exposure.  The pizza shop posted a letter on its social media page saying that three employees have tested positive for coronavirus; only one was symptomatic.  The location will be professionally sanitized.  The employees are …

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IRISH EYES ARE NOT SMILING: NORTH WILDWOOD IRISH FESTIVAL CANCELLED

The largest special event in Cape May County has been cancelled this year due to Covid-19 concerns.  The North Wildwood Irish Festival has been cancelled.  The annual event in September draws tens of thousands of people to the Wildwoods for a huge music and drinking party in North Wildwood’s entertainment district.  The event will be …

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