The Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City has inked a deal with a big concert promoter to bring some big acts to the new gaming facility. The Bowery Presents/AEG will be bringing in some big acts, including Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Loggins, The Monkees, and Frank Caliendo. The Ocean Resort Casino is the former Revel.
Governor Phil Murphy wants the State to move to a $15 an hour minimum wage before the year 2024. Murphy spoke to reporters over the weekend and reiterated that he wants the wage in effect in just over two years. A measure introduced in Trenton last week would hike the wage to $15 an hour..but…
Fire damaged a room at a Howard Johnson’s motel in Egg Harbor Township Saturday evening. Authorities say the say was largely contained to one room, and there were no injuries. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Some chicken products are being recalled from ShopRite supermarkets in New Jersey because they are mislabeled and may contain ingredients that are allergens. Four different items that are 16-ounce trays of ready to cook chicken are being recalled; the problem was discovered on December 5th during a routine verification last week.
Middle Township Police will be hosting a forum Monday evening at the Township’s Performing Arts Center to discuss new technology that school aged children are using. The forum will address sexting, cyber bullying, and various New Jersey laws and trends. The forum is also presented by the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office.
New Jersey Education Commissioner Dr. Lamont Repollet and Senator Jeff Van Drew will visit Wildwood High School on Monday. Van Drew says the Commissioner is interested in a new funding formula for schools and will tour two schools for a first hand look at financial needs.
A commercial fishing boat caught fire about 16 miles southeast of Cape May Saturday morning. The 75 foot vessel “Ocean Pearl” caught on fire around 10:30am on Saturday. The crew abandoned ship in a life raft. The men were all in survival suits and were rescued. The boat remains adrift near the mouth of the…
The United States Coast Guard is keeping a watchful eye on a commercial fishing vessel that sank over the weekend in the Manasquan Inlet. The 44-foot boat “Miss Kathleen” sank; three men and a dog were rescued. The Coast Guard is now monitoring the environmental impact of the boat.
Tonight is parade night in Middle Township. The Township will hold its annual Christmas parade, stepping off at 6:00pm. Judging for the parade will take place in front of the Cape May County Library on Mechanic Street, and end at the firehouse.
North Wildwood pauses today to remember the attack on Pearl Harbor. A ceremony will be held at St. Demetrious Church in the city at Noon Friday. The city will also hold a tree lighting event this evening.