The attempted recovery of a flip flop in a tree near the Von Savage pool in Wildwood Crest on Monday resulted in a rescue by Crest Police. A six year old girl climbed a tree to recover the flip flop..then became stuck. Crest Police stayed with the girl until the fire department arrived to help…
Wildwood Crest is seeking information on residents who were killed in foreign wars for a special Veteran’s Day ceremony to be held on November 11th. The Crest has published a list of those for which it is seeking additional information; anyone who has information about these veterans may contact Commissioner David Thompson.
Some traffic lights in Wildwood Crest will be put into flashing mode as of October 1st. Crest officials announced that some traffic lights will be put into flashers next week, and will remain that way through the end of next April.
The biggest post summer weekend of the season has arrived in the Wildwoods. The island will be hopping with the annual Irish Weekend in North Wildwood, the Seafarer’s celebration in Wildwood Crest, and a boardwalk classic car show in Wildwood. Moreys Piers will also be hosting its popular Oktoberfest celebrration.
The biggest post summer celebration in Wildwood Crest happens this Saturday as the community holds its annual Seafarer’s celebration. Dozens of vendors will line Sunset Lake for the celebration, which includes plenty of live music, and is capped off by fireworks at night. Activities include a popular pirates’ show and pie eating contests.
Wildwood Crest has postponed the Saturday night concert featuring the B Street Band until Monday afternoon. The threat of rain and thunderstorms has postponed the show, which will be held at Centennial Park Monday at 1:00pm.
Wildwood Crest has announced that its beaches will be fully guarded during the Labor Day holiday weekend, and the weekend following the holiday. However, only five beaches will be guarded during the week in between due to guards returning to school and other ventures during the middle of the week.
Wildwood Crest Police have charged four Delaware residents following a traffic stop a week ago that involved the odor of pot coming from the vehicle. Police arrested two adults and two juveniles during the traffic stop. They also found other narcotics and a BB handgun inside the vehicle.
Wildwood Crest officials are making preparations for the annual 5K Beach Race to be held next Saturday, August 4th. The race begins and ends at the Crest Pier, and begins at 8:30am. There will be a team competition between the three beach patrol units in the Wildwoods.
The weekly Wildwood Crest summer concert for tonight has been cancelled due to rain. The concert was supposed to feature the Legacy Band. The makeup date could be on September 22nd during the annual Seafarer’s Celebration.