A 16 year old boy has been charged in connection with Thursday evening’s fatal shooting of a man in Ventnor. 61 year old Sunil Edla was shot and killed outside of his apartment on Nashville Avenue. The victim was leaving for work when he was killed. The teen drove off in Edla’s vehicle.
Authorities continue to investigate a fatal shooting in Ventnor Thursday night. A man was shot to death near Nashville Avenue in the community, but details are still very sketchy. Police have reportedly made a presence in the neighborhood today to help calm fears of any residents.
A doctor from Mullica Hill was killed Thursday during a traffic accident that was caused by snow and treacherous driving conditions. 52 year old Dr. Michael Robinson lost his life in an accident in Mantua Township. This is one of two reported traffic accidents resulting from Thursday’s wintry weather in the Garden State.
Former governor Chris Christie is among those highly critical of the winter storm response in northern New Jersey. Christie blasted Governor Phil Murphy, saying it took him five hours to travel from Piscataway to Mendham in the storm, which put several inches of snow on the ground in the northern part of the State. …
A key democratic State Senator says he is now leaning towards the legalization of recreational marijuana. NJ.com reports that Joseph Vitale from Middlesex County is now in favor of legalizing pot. A vote is coming in the New Jersey Legislature later this month, and Governor Phil Murphy has been asked to line up support.
There’s been no plea agreement yet in connection with a murder case in Ocean City from the summer of 2017. Paul Kline was in court on Thursday; he’s charged with the slaying of 54 year old Denise Tarves Webber at an apartment complex. Kline has one more pretrial conference next month before the case may…
A former officer with the Ocean City Police Department alleges that she was sexually harassed during her nine years on the job. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Vanessa Strunk says she was bullied by officers, and male co-workers spread rumors that she had an affair. She also says her underwear was stolen by…
The country’s flood insurance program is nearly out of funds, and Senator Robert Menendez has introduced federal legislation to put more money into the program. Without the additional revenue, the National Flood Insurance Program will expire on November 30th. Menendez says he has bi partisan support.
Governor Murphy says the State is on a much better path now that he’s running the show, and not Chris Christie. Murphy spoke at the conclusion of the New Jersey League of Municipalities conference in Atlantic City on Thursday, calling the State’s future brighter and more prosperous.
October was a very good month for the gaming industry. New win figures show the casinos in Atlantic City enjoying a 13 percent increase in revenue compared to one year ago. October marks the fifth straight month where gaming revenue was higher than last year.