A plan to construct a brand new hotel in Middle Township has taken a large step forward. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the property for the new hotel just off Stone Harbor Boulevard will be rezoned for a hotel use. A public hearing on this plan will take place at the August 19th…
40 non-residential Superfund sites are being cleaned up in Vineland. The Environmental Protection Agency says these sites are affiliated with the former Kil-Tone pesticide company that operated in the city. Sites have been contaminated with arsenic and lead.
West Wildwood needs to fill a position on its Borough Commission, and the deadline for interested residents to get on the ballot is September 3rd. The Borough needs to fill an unexpired seat on the Commission and the November election provides the first opportunity to do so. The election will be held November 5th.
Police in Northfield have arrested a man after they found ten pounds of pot and some growing pot plants at his home. 48 year old Dennis Macgrogan was charged with various marijuana possession and distribution offenses.
Indian Trail Road in Middle Township could be the site of a medical marijuana facility. Township officials will hold a public information meeting on August 5th to discuss the proposal from INSA, a cannabis cultivation and distribution company. The facility is proposed to be located on the site of the former LaMonica Brands processing plant.
A 25 year old man was stabbed during a large fight at the Claridge Casino in Atlantic City Sunday morning. The fight involved multiple individuals and the investigation into the cause of the fight continues. The stabbing victim’s injuries are not life=threatening.
Senator Robert Menendez wants to regulate beach umbrellas. Menendez held a press conference in Manasquan Monday to call for regulation by the Consumer Product Safety Commission so regulations on umbrellas can be improved. He says they become dangerous, while airborne.
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi will hold a political fundraiser for Senator Cory Booker on Long Island. Tickets will cost $1,000 to hang out with Bon Jovi and Booker. Bon Jovi has long supported democratic candidates and tickets.
The Cape May City Council will hold a meeting on August 13th to discuss the conceptual plan for the new public safety building. The new building is expected to house both the police and fire departments. A presentation of building plans will be made during the meeting.
A 59 year old man from Reading, PA is dead after he drowned in the surf in Atlantic City Monday morning. The man went into the ocean to save his 11 year old son, who made it to shore, but the boy’s father died. The man was helped to shore and CPR failed to save…