Middle Township has alerted the community about a repaving project along Dias Creek Road on Monday morning. Traffic will be detoured during the day during the construction process. Traffic will be detoured to Hand Avenue; residents will still have access to their homes.
A man was shot and killed inside the Sunset Inn Motel in Atlantic City Friday night. WPVI-TV reports that the wounded man was found inside the motel shortly before 9pm Friday. The unidentified victim was pronounced dead later in the night at a city hospital.
36 year old Lashawn Smith of Egg Harbor Township has confessed to killing his girlfriend with a hammer while she slept. Sarah Phillips was killed by four hammer blows to the head at home on South Zion Road in November, 2017. Smith will have to serve 40 years behind bars.
Ocean City will be holding a public meeting next weekend to discuss affordable housing plans and obligations. The state courts are now in charge of making sure affordable housing opportunities are met. The meeting will be held January 12th at the Ocean City Tabernacle on Wesley Avenue.
An unidentified woman died in Friday morning’s house fire in the Villas, Lower Township. Police say the fire started in a home in the 200 block of East Florida Avenue. Upon arrival, a man inside the home was outside but his wife was inside the upper floor of the house. The woman likely died of…
A fire broke out in both a truck, and inside the first floor of a Holiday Inn Express in Vineland Thursday night. The Daily Journal reports that the fire inside the hotel was involved in the first floor control room. One person was allegedly electrocuted during the incident inside the hotel, and was taken to…
Wildwood Crest has a new emergency management coordinator. Crest officials named Ron Harwood to the post, replacing Police Chief Joseph McGrath. Harwood serves the Crest as its Fire Chief. The move was made during the January 2nd Commissioners’ meeting.
One person was reportedly killed during a house fire in Lower Township Friday morning. Various reports suggest the fire occurred in the Villas, on Florida Road, and was brought under control. Lower Township Police will release more information about the fire later today.
A major honor for the girls’ basketball coach at Wildwood High School. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Teresa Polini-Cunniff has been picked for the South Jersey Basketball Hall of Fame. Polini-Cunniff scored 1,305 points during her playing career which included a state championship; last year, she assumed the reigns of the Lady Warrior…
Middle Township and New Jersey State Police are both attempting to return items that were stolen from their rightful owner. Police say the items were taken as a result of a burglary and theft investigation in Middle Township. A photo of some of the items appears on this webpage.