New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has joined an effort to strengthen gun control measures in our country. Murphy has joined leaders in Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island with creating the States for Gun Safety Coalition. All four states are governed by democrats.
West Cape May will be holding a special meeting in early March to introduce its 2018 municipal budget. The Borough announced that the meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 6th at 4:00pm inside the municipal building.
If you need a job, Home Depot is looking for you. The retail chain announced that it will be hiring over 1,600 employees for its stores in the Garden State and over 80,000 new employees throughout the country. The hires are being made for the spring growing season.
New Jersey has created a brand new office to help battle the opioid crisis in the Garden State. The New Jersey Attorney General announced Thursday that the new Office of the Coordinator for Addiction Response and Enforcement Strategy, or NJCARES, has been established. The office also has a 24-hour help hotline for the public.
A woman with ties to Stone Harbor has reportedly been killed in a plane crash in Wyoming. The Press of Atlantic City and the Associated Press report that Michelle and William Patterson were both killed in the accident this week; Michelle Patterson’s maiden name is Mehan who’s family has roots in Stone Harbor and in…
A ten year old boy was shot to death, his mother was wounded in a shooting that occurred in Asbury Park late Wednesday night. Police remain on the scene of the shooting that took place on Ridge Avenue. No details yet about a potential suspect or arrest.
The Wildwood Catholic boys basketball team will try to continue their outstanding season in the semifinals of the Cape Atlantic League tournament late this afternoon on WCZT. Wildwood Catholic will battle St. Augustine in one game, while Atlantic City will be challenged by Pleasantville in the nightcap. The winners advance to the title game on…
The Wildwood girls basketball team knocked off Middle township Wednesday night, 34-22. It was the first time both teams were able to play each other in the past decade. The Lady Warriors held the Panthers to just 15 points with only a few minutes left in the game. For more on this game, see Brian…
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal will be making a major announcement Thursday regarding the State’s plan to battle the opioid crisis. Grewal will outline the plan during a keynote speech at Seton Hall Law School Thursday morning. The initiative is expected to include a new leadership strategy and various community outreach programs.
A famous landmark pub will re-open in Atlantic City this week with new owners in place. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Chelsea Pub is reopening under new ownership. The Pub closed without notice last June. Some renovations have been done inside the building.