Human remains were found earlier this month on a dog beach near Ocean City. 6ABC reports that the remains were found on Monday, September 9th, and confirmed by New Jersey State Police. No information yet about the gender of the remains or the actual location of the beach.
Local lawmakers have proposed using revenue from the Transportation Trust Fund to make necessary repairs to the Wildwoods boardwalk. They held a press conference Tuesday announcing that the boardwalk generates enough revenue for the state that the investment is well worth it. There was $40 million in funding in place for the work, but the…
Officers with the Vineland Police Department are being equipped with tasers. The department says 25 will be issued to officers this month, and then 20 tasers will be added each year until every cop has one. Training requirements are needed to be met before tasers are issued.
A big fire scorched a produce plant in Deerfield Township Tuesday afternoon. The fire ripped through the F&S Produce Plant, with smoke seen as far away as Atlantic City. No injuries have been reported.
Middle Township has dropped the asking price on a new liquor license and will again seek interested parties. The Township Committee decided to drop the price from $750,000 to $600,000 for the new liquor license, which is now out to bid until late November. It’s been nearly two decades since the Township added a new…
Atlantic City officials are considering raising the toll on the Atlantic City Expressway at the Pleasantville plaza in order to raise some money needed for the city. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Mayor Frank Gilliam Jr. agrees with the proposal for a toll hike, with the city keeping the difference.
39 year old Michael Tedesco has been arraigned on charges that he killed his father by repeatedly stabbing him with steak knives. Gary Tedesco lived in Millville and he was stabbed nine times with multiple knives according to the indictment. Tedesco was in court Monday and pleaded not guilty.
A longtime republican State Senator, Anthony Bucco, has passed away at the age of 81. Bucco suffered a major heart attack on Monday and passed away peacefully. Bucco represented an area of the state that included Morris and Somerset counties, and had served in Trenton since 1998.
The search is on for five year old Dulce Maria Alvarez, a little girl who went missing after being near a city park in Bridgeton. Police say early this morning that Alvarez was still missing. She was wearing brown pants with flowers and a pink long sleeved shirt when she disappeared.
West Cape May could be the latest community to ban single use plastic bags. The Borough Commission met last week and discussed a potential ban on plastic bags in the community. Avalon and Stone Harbor took the lead on the issue this year, and also banned plastic straws and Styrofoam packaging.