A 50 year old Vineland man accused of sexually assaulting two of his students at a Bridgeton school has been released pending his trial. A judge ruled that Isaias Garza should be freed until his trial. He is charged with first degree aggravated sexual assault for having criminal contact with two students at his school.
The United States Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who went to the Ocean City beach to fish over the weekend, and disappeared. Family members of Sam DeLarso allegedly arrived at a beach before sunrise Saturday morning to fish and has not been seen since. The truck belonging to the 53 year…
Wildwood Police announced the arrest of a 25 year old unemployed laborer following a drug bust Saturday at a local motel. Police say Joemar Soberal was charged with multiple drug offenses after police found 120 bags of heroin along with a quantity of marijuana. Soberal was released on a summons.
Some detours are coming near the site of the Wildwood water tower at Maple and New Jersey avenues. Wildwood Police say painting of the tower is expected to begin Monday which will result in some sidewalk closures. Police will be nearby as children walk to and from school while the closures are in place.
The man who was the mayor of Cape May largely through the first decade of this century has passed away at the age of 83. Jerry Inderweis died Thursday evening after a long career in public service. Inderweis had many accomplishments as mayor, including the reconstruction of the Washington Street Mall. A viewing will be…
A very popular South Jersey diner is coming back. The owners of Olga’s Diner, which shut down along Route 73 about ten years ago, have decided to open a new diner one mile from the original diner’s location. The new Olga’s Diner is expected to be open in the spring.
Another multi-state lottery drawing is now worth huge bucks. There were no winners in Saturday’s Powerball drawing which pushes the estimated jackpot on Wednesday to $620 million. That’s only about $1 billion less than the Mega Millions jackpot, which will be drawn this week as well. There was a $1 million ticket in New Jersey;…
A $1.6 billion lottery jackpot is up to grabs Tuesday night when the Mega Millions drawing is held. It is expected to be the largest jackpot in United States history. There was one winning ticket Friday night that was sold in New Jersey, worth $1 million.
Cape May County will unveil its new central dispatch center during a media event on Tuesday. The new center is housed at the Cape May County Office of Emergency Management, and also includes Lower Township Police and the Township’s rescue squad. Millions of dollars were saved by renovating an existing building.
A longtime Avalon resident was lauded for her medical accomplishments by First Lady Melania Trump at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital this week. Dr. Loretta Finnegan was presented with the Surgeon General’s Medallion by the First Lady and other dignitaries. Finnegan has worked for decades on providing pre-natal care for babies who may be drug dependent.