A small fire was reported overnight at the Hobby Horse Ice Cream Parlor in Ocean City late last night. The Press of Atlantic City reports that multiple fire departments responded to the blaze, and the scene was cleared early this morning. No word on what started the fire; no reports of any injuries.
A total of 18 people were taken to medical facilities in the weekend deck collapse in Wildwood. Fire Chief Daniel Spiegel announced that at least one victim was airlifted to the Atlantic City Medical Center’s Trauma Unit-City Division. Several others transported themselves to medical facilities in their own personal vehicles. The city’s fire department and…
The Cape May City Police Department will be adding two new members this week. Colt Gibson and Thomas Moore will be introduced during Tuesday’s Council meeting. Council will also introduce an ordinance that will govern the removal and preservation of trees.
A big crowd is expected at Monday night’s Lower Township Council meeting as a presentation will be made on a proposed aquatic center in the Township. The presentation will be made by Monica Coskey from the 7 Mile Times. The Township has prosed a new center that will be supported in part by grant funding. …
The Middle Township Committee meets Monday afternoon and is expected to receive an update on public safety issues from Police Chief Chris Leusner during the Work Session portion of the meeting. Various appointments will be made at the regular meeting, and a contract for janitorial services will be ratified.
34 year old Michael Gibbons has been charged with using employees to clean his mother’s attic. Gibbons works as the Deputy Chief of the Atlantic County superintendent of elections. Gibbons also added non worked overtime hours to employees’ pay cards.
The Golden Nugget Casino in Atlantic City can now take sports bets on NBA games. Governor Murphy signed a measure on Friday that allows for the bets to be placed at the casino, even though it is owned by the same man who owns the Houston Rockets basketball team.
It’s seven years in a state prison for 51 year old Stephen Saunders of Camden. Saunders used to work at the Southern State Correctional Facility and last week was convicted on charges that he snuck drugs into the prison to sell to inmates. He was sentenced for the crime late last week.
Middle Township Police continue to search for the man who broke into several businesses in the Mayville section of the Township last Monday. Police released a photo of the man captured on surveillance video. Several businesses were burglarized during the crime spree and the suspect remains at large.
Narcotics and a gun were found during a traffic stop in Wildwood Thursday night. City police announced the arrest of 34 year old Denis Daehling of Rio Grande who had cocaine, heroin, pot, and meth in her possession. A 17 year old from Somers Point was in the vehicle at the time of the arrest;…