A man was shot in the face, his dog shot to death during a home invasion robbery in Vineland early Tuesday morning. The Daily Journal reports that the 22-year old man was shot in the face and taken to Cooper Hospital. The shooting took place at a home on Sunset Avenue.
Another big beach fill project is coming to Cape May County. The United States Army Corps of Engineers will be placing 2.4 million cubic yards of sand on beaches in Ocean City, Strathmere, and Sea Isle City. Avalon is next in line to get a beach fill; that project should begin later this month.
New Jersey now has a documented death as a direct result of vaping. The New Jersey Department of Health announced that the woman died in August; her identity has not been revealed. There are also 14 cases of lung disease from vaping in the Garden State.
Some traffic detours will be in place in Wildwood Wednesday. Police say Hand Avenue, between Susquehanna and Arctic avenues, will be paved on Wednesday. There will also be various milling operations on some other local streets.
The former Atlantic Club casino in Atlantic City has been sold. TJM Properties of Florida sold the empty gaming building to a a New York based company. The building was sold with a deed restriction saying it can no longer be a casino.
Middle Township Police Department Sgt. Francis Fiore ended his duty with the department on Monday. Fiore retired after a long career of law enforcement with the department. Police held a luncheon for Fiore before the weekend to celebrate his career. Photo courtesy of Middle Township Police Facebook page.
Stone Harbor police officers will be wearing pink badges through the month of October. The police department announced on social media that members will wear pink badges to support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Summer will try to hold on for one more day at the Jersey beaches on Wednesday. Forecast highs along the water will be near 90 degrees, while 90 degree temperatures will be common on the mainland. It all breaks on Thursday with a front moving through that will bring fall-like temperatures for the weekend. If…
Don’t be alarmed if you hear fighter jets piercing the silent nighttime skies next week. NJ.com reports that various training missions will be held at night out of the 177th Fighter Wing based in Atlantic County. The training missions are expected to start one week from today.
Wildwood Crest Police are accepting donations for the Love of Linda Cancer Fund in October. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month; Crest Police are accepting checks or cash in a drop box in the lobby of the police department on Pacific Avenue in Wildwood Crest.