Governor Phil Murphy has finally signed a bill that will establish tax incentives for the Atlantic City International Airport. The measure has received two prior vetoes but was signed into law by Murphy on Wednesday. Senator Jeff Van Drew was among the bill sponsors.
Cumberland County authorities announced that 27 year old Tevin Brent of Bridgeton has been arrested and charged in connection with a weekend shooting at the Maple Gardens apartment complex. Brent was arrested by State Police and Tuesday and taken to Bridgeton where he’s been charged with attempted criminal homicide and other offenses.
Two special school ballot questions in North Wildwood were approved by voters Tuesday night. The questions asked voters to make various improvements at the Margaret Mace Elementary School, including improvements to the HVAC system. Question one passed 199-174; question two passed 197-173.
Another poll shows a very tight race in the battle for a seat in the United States Senate in New Jersey. A new Fairleigh Dickinson University poll shows democrat Robert Menendez with a five point lead over republican challenger Bob Hugin. One in five democrats are still undecided.
Chances are your cell phone will ring at 2:18pm today. A presidential alert test message will be sent to hundreds of millions of cell phones throughout the country today as the Federal Emergency Management Agency tests a nationwide alert system. Another alert will be broadcast on radio and tv two minutes later.
Guilty, with the possibility of 100 years behind bars for Ferdinand Augello of Upper Township. A jury convicted Augello Tuesday afternoon in the murder of April Kauffman back in 2012. Augello will be back in court on December 5th. He professed his innocence while he was being handcuffed.
The New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control has done a 180 and now suspends the enforcement of its ruling just 12 days ago that would limit the number of special events at craft breweries. The new rules came under fire from Governor Murphy, and now the ABC says it will further review its new…
The Tropicana Casino property in Atlantic City is under new ownership. A deal that transferred the property from Carl Ichan to Eldorado Resorts was completed earlier this week. Approvals of the casino license are still pending from the Casino Control Commission.
United States Senate candidate Bob Hugin was in Cape May County Tuesday and promised to work on the extension of Route 55 into Cape May County, if elected. Hugin held a press conference in Woodbine to announce that he wants to extend the highway and will make it a priority. Hugin is challenged by democratic…
Authorities in Cumberland County are looking for the public’s help with catching a suspect connected to the fatal shooting of a football coach. Prosecutors have released a photo of car that they believe is linked to the fatal shooting of 37 year old Joseph L. Jones at a middle school parking lot in Millville. After…