Cape May County is ready to drop more than 31,000 rabies baits throughout our region. The bait will be dropped largely through helicopter and will help prevent the spread of rabies through raccoons and other wildlife. The bait will be dropped during the week of September 24th, weather permitting.
The National Bicycle Dealers Association has named a local business as one of the best bicycle retailers in the entire country. Zippy’s Bikes in Wildwood was one of only three stores in the State of New Jersey to receive this designation. The Association has been promoting the interests of cycling since 1946.
There are two more reported lawsuits against Stockton University for alleged sexual assaults and harassment. NJ.com reports that the lawsuit count is now up to seven. In once case, the university allegedly told a female victim of an alleged assault not to file suit because she wouldn’t be successful, while another female student alleges the…
A 14-hour police standoff in Millville that lasted Monday into Tuesday morning has ended with the suspect in custody. Authorities say 32 year old Andrew Wildermuth held police at bay during the standoff, and threatened to shoot cops during the incident. Wildermuth promised to shoot anyone who attempted to come near his residence; the standoff…
Authorities have identified the two elderly individuals who perished during a Labor Day weekend traffic accident in Atlantic City. Police say city residents 78 year old Arthur Thiel Jr. and 84 year old Louise Bazigian were both killed in the accident on Route 30 at Huron Avenue. Their vehicle collided with a second vehicle involved…
Two Ocean City student athletes have selected schools to continue their careers. Baseball pitcher A.J. Campbell has selected Frostburg State in Maryland to play baseball. Alex Vitola, who plays softball for the Red Raiders, will attend Flagler College in Florida. For more, see Tom Williams’ story on CoastSportsToday.com.
Millville Police are dealing with a barricade situation in the community. It began late Monday afternoon when police told neighbors to evacuate their homes. Someone inside one of the homes is barricaded inside, and a three block area near Second Street and Wheaton Avenue has been blocked off.
There was at least one serious accident on the Garden State Parkway on Labor Day Monday. A vehicle overturned on the Parkway near southbound milepost 39 late Monday afternoon. An ambulance was on the scene of the accident treating the victims.
If you plan to drive northbound Monday, chances are you are going to hit a lot of traffic. Speed limits were reduced to 25mph in some spots on the northbound Garden State Parkway late Monday morning as visitors ended their summer vacations. Northbound routes 50 and 47 were experiencing the predicted traffic slowdown as well.
Oprah Winfrey paid a visit to Middle Township over the weekend. Winfrey was a surprise guest at the Whitesboro Reunion Festival, an event she has attended before. Winfrey spoke briefly at the event held on Saturday.