The Boardwalk Basketball Classic tipped off Saturday with Wildwood Catholic remaining undefeated with a 51-36 win over Marist. Wildwood Catholic is 5-0 on the season. Holy Spirit boys defeated Wildwood, 65-57. Tyler Tomlin scored 23 points for the Warriors. The tournament takes a break until Wednesday when action resumes.
Governor Phil Murphy says a new 12-page report on how to tackle the state’s escalating pension and health care costs provides a path forward. The state is currently $152 billion in debt for past and current liabilities. The pension system provides benefits to over 800,000 state and municipal workers.
This would be an easy way to pay off that holiday debt. The Powerball jackpot had no winner on Tuesday night, pushing the estimated jackpot to $294 million for the drawing to be held the day after Christmas. The cash value of the estimated jackpot is $177.6 million.
An incident that resulted in a referee ordering a wrestler at Buena Regional High School to cut off his dreadlocks has received millions of views online, and turned into a national story. Governor Murphy chimed in on the incident, expressing his disappointment. A wrestler was told by a referee last week to cut his hair…
The Cape May Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic is moving to the Rio Mall in Rio Grande. The VA issued a press release stating that the operations of the clinic will be handled by the County of Cape May. The VA suggests that this new clinic will meet the desired expansion of health care services for…
Avalon municipal employees have attended 646 safety training sessions in a nine-month period, tops in the Atlantic County Municipal Joint Insurance fund. Mayor Marty Pagliughi announced that the Borough is also receiving a dividend of over $67,000 as a result of its safety record and participation in the ACMJIF.
The new elevated Sea Isle Boulevard could be open in the coming weeks. City officials announced that the County project could be open by January 7th. The elevation of the roadway was conducted to help reduce the chances of flooding during a storm event.
Congress last night authorized a bill that will finance the Coastal Heritage Trail in New Jersey. The measure was supported and introduced by outgoing Congressman Frank LoBiondo, who is retiring after his current term expires. The trail has been established in New Jersey since 1988.
Woodbine will be using a grant to trim some trees at its municipal airport. Officials announced that a contract has been awarded that will result in the trimming of trees that go above the canopy at certain heights, for airport safety. The funding comes from an airport safety grant.
A big win for a South Jersey basketball power that plays in North Wildwood. Wildwood Catholic got 30 points from Jahlil White as the Crusaders knocked off Pleasantville, 90-68 in a boys basketball game at Wildwood Catholic High School. The Crusaders are now 4-0 on the season and trailed by five points in the third…