Four Wildwood men have all been charged with two counts of assault after they physically attacked two men early Thursday morning on New Jersey Avenue. Police say the motive for the attack was a robbery as they punched one man in the face and attempted to steal his cellular phone. The suspects range in ages…
The Wildwood Fire Department has two brand new emergency medical service bicycles that were donated by the Wildwood Business Improvement District and the Boardwalk Special Improvement District. The new bikes were purchased from Zippy’s Bikes and replace two 15-year old bikes in the fleet.
The southbound boardwalk route for the Wildwood tram car operation is now ending near the Wildwoods Convention Center due to crumbling infrastructure under the southernmost limits of the boardwalk. NJ. com reports that the city is looking at short term fixes to the problem. You may remember Governor Murphy negated major repairs to the boardwalk…
Three candidates have submitted petitions to run for a vacant commission seat in West Wildwood. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the three candidates are Anna Doherty, John Banning, and Amy Korobellis. The seat of former commissioner Cornelius Maxwell was vacated earlier this year.
There could be some wet Harleys to begin bikers weekend in the Wildwoods this weekend. Tens of thousands of motorcycles are headed to the Five Mile Beach for the annual motorcycle event. Some wet weather may greet the bikers on Friday as Dorian continues to move north, and out to sea.
The waterparks on Morey’s Piers will go to the dogs Sunday..literally. The Morey Organization announced that Raging Waters will be open for dogs to float in the lazy river or play in the pool for a few hours as the waterparks get ready to close. Beacon Animal Rescue will also be on hand just in…
The first political ticket for the upcoming Wildwood Commission election has been announced. Incumbent Pete Bryon has split from his former ticket and is running with Steve Mikulski and Krista Fitzsimons. In a press release, the ticket points to annual big tax increases and deteriorating infrastructure as reasons for seeking elected office.
The Wildwood Fire Department responded to a dwelling fire on West Baker Avenue Wednesday afternoon. Fire officials say the building suffered about $50,000 worth of damage, but there were no injuries. Occupants of the dwelling were relocated.
The actor who played Vito Spatafore on the HBO show “The Sorpanos” had some pizza at Sam’s Pizza on the Wildwood boardwalk Tuesday. The social media page for the eatery posted a photo of Joseph Gannascoli posing with staff at Sam’s Tuesday. His character wound up whacked by a rival mob gang on the show.
The 11 year old boy who was attacked by a dog on a Wildwood beach earlier this month reportedly lost his nose in the attack. NJ.com reports that an online fundraiser has been launched to help the boy’s family meet medical bills. The effort suggests the boy will also need therapy.