$85,000 of public money will be used to create a portrait of former governor Chris Christie. NJ.com reports that the portrait will will cost more than the portraits of the three governors who preceded him, combined.
Four individuals connected to the murder of Atlantic County’s April Kauffman all pleaded not guilty to the charges lodged against them. One of the individuals is Ferdinand Aguello of Upper Township who allegedly hired the hitman to kill Kauffman. 52 year old Joseph Mulholland pleaded not guilty to a charge of racketeering.
New Jersey State Police are seeking the public’s help with catching the person who committed an armed robbery at a Heritage Dairy store in Upper Pittsgrove earlier this week. Police have released a photo of the suspect who is armed with a handgun. The suspect left with cash and cigarettes, and remains at large.
A new poll suggests that 60 percent of New Jerseyans believe that legalized marijuana will help improve the state’s economy. The new Monmouth University poll shows that 59 percent of state residents support legalized pot. Governor Murphy wants pot to be legal to some degree by the end this year.
Funeral services will be held Saturday for former Cape May County Freeholder Ralph Bakley who passed away Monday at the age of 85. Bakley served on the Board for eight years and also worked for the Cape May City Police Department for three decades. Bakley was active in many organizations, and served in the Korean…
An Egg Harbor Township Police officer was among those seriously injured during a three vehicle accident on eastbound Route 40 late Wednesday afternoon. Police say a vehicle operated by Officer Keone Osby was stopped in traffic and rear ended by a vehicle driven by 43 year old Victoria Branca of Egg Harbor Township. A second…
Senator Robert Menendez says he will vote against the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be our next Secretary of State. Menendez delivered a speech on Wednesday and said “the American people deserve better”. Senator Cory Booker also will oppose Pompeo.
A new municipal website is coming to Wildwood Crest next week. Borough officials announced today that the unveiling of the new website will be made at the April 25th Commissioners’ meeting. The new website will include a fresh, clean look and much easier to find information for the public.
More than $2 million in federal funding is coming to the Vineland Veterans Memorial Home. Congressman Frank LoBiondo announced that the funding will be used for HVAC and other improvements. Vineland was the only project from New Jersey included on the priority list.
Avalon will hold two special events on its beaches on Saturday. Avalon will be hosting a dune grass planting event, and Clean Ocean Action’s beach sweep events, both on Saturday morning. The Borough plants dune grass twice annually to assist the environmental integrity and the resiliency provided by its dune system.