The Wildwood City Commission meets Wednesday afternoon and is expected to adopt an ordinance that changes the zoning map in the city. The Commission may also transfer city owned land to Habitat for Humanity, and could amend its ordinance regarding handicap parking.
The Middle Township Committee meets Monday evening and is expected to approve a new redevelopment plan for Indian Trail Road. The Committee may also appoint a new special events coordinator and renew various gravel pit permits.
The United States Coast Guard rescued a diabetic man who grounded his boat near Little Egg Inlet on Saturday. The man’s daughter contacted the Coast Guard and reported that her father was disoriented on the rocks near the Golden Nugget Casino. The man was airlifted from his boat and taken to meet rescue squads for…
A fire destroyed a multi family home in Vineland Saturday; the blaze resulted in no injuries. It took firemen about three hours to bring the fire under control. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Construction work along a section of Bayshore Road in the Villas continues this week. Curbs and sidewalks will be constructed, yet Bayshore Road will remain open to northbound and southbound traffic. There could be minor delays associated with the construction.
Kenilworth School Superintendent Thomas Trmaglini has been suspended with pay until the end of the school year. The school board met over the weekend and decided to buy some more time to consider if Tramaglini should remain on the job. He’s been charged with repeatedly defecating on a school track operated by the Holmdel School…
The Speaker of the New Jersey Assembly is warning Governor Phil Murphy that he cannot cut the Homestead Rebate program. Craig Coughlin tweeted over the weekend that Murphy cannot simply slice in half the amount of assistance given to property owners. Coughlin says he plans to restore the rebate program to full funding.
Lower Cape May Regional High School now has its first ever 100 goal scorer in girls’ lacrosse. CoastSportsToday.com reports exclusively that Maya Critchfield hit the century mark Friday during a 15-3 win over Cedar Creek. She scored five goals in the victory.
Casino regulators in Atlantic City will be holding a licensing hearing for the new Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City. The hearing will be held on Wednesday just over a month before the casino is scheduled to open.
One republican has dropped out of the party’s primary for the congressional seat being vacated by Frank LoBiondo. Brian Fitzherbert announced that he’s suspended his campaign, effectively leaving the race. He claims many people still want to write in his name on the June 5th ballot.