A local diving coach has been charged with using Snapchat to share child abuse images. 29 year old Mark Balesteri Jr. of Egg Harbor Township is accused of various exploitation offenses. Balesteri has been suspended from the school district pending the outcome of the investigation.
Two California men have been arrested and charged with shipping a large amount of drugs to the East Coast, including Atlantic City. The two men are from San Jacinto, California and shipped more than 30 pounds of crystal meth to our region.
There were no winners in Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery jackpot drawing. That means the next drawing to be held on Saturday night will have a top jackpot of $260 million. There were two $1 million tickets last night, but neither was sold in New Jersey.
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker confirmed that a woman will be his running mate if he gets the democratic nomination for President. Booker announced on a talk show last night that he has selected the gender for his running mate. Booker trails other democrats badly in early polling.
New Jersey has spent $1.6 million of your tax dollars to send 513 undocumented immigrants to college. NJ.com reports that the funding for the this program comes from taxpayers via grants and scholarships to people who live in this country illegally.
Avalon officials will apply for a grant through the Sustainable Jersey program to properly dispose of single use plastic bags. The bags will be banned from being distributed in the Borough as of June 1st. The town have distribution points in the community where the bags will be taken to be recycled; currently, the County…
The toll you pay on the Delaware Memorial Bridge is going up from four to five dollars per crossing. The new toll hike will go into effect on May 1st. The fare hike will generate another $32 million in toll revenue each year.
The Catholic Church released a list of 188 priests and deacons accused of sexual abuse of children, and some with local ties are on the list. Among the names appearing on the list with local connections include Claude Bender, Henry Blaszczynski, Norman Connelly, Michael D’Amico, Vincent Doyle, Richard Gerbino, William Johnson, Chrles Kuhl, Dermott Lyons,…
Atlantic City casinos had a good month in January. New win figures released by the Division of Gaming Enforcement show the casinos taking in 9.2% more revenue last month than they did one year ago. The casino win figure for the month of January was $177.3 million.
The Atlantic City Air Show returns to the city on August 21st. Air show organizers confirm the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the United States Army Golden Knights are both returning to the event. The United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force Red Arrows will also attend the event.