BETH SOBEL CHIARELLA, 58

Longtime Wildwood resident and business woman Beth Sobel Chiarella, passed away on Saturday at the age of 58. Beth was owner of Gia Restaurant in Wildwood, which was named for her late daughter Gia, who passed away in 1998. Chiarella founded the Gia Marcella Chiarella Foundation, which raised nearly two hundred thousand dollars for non-budgetary…

MAYORS OF THE WILDWOODS ISSUE JOINT STATEMENT ON BEACH SAFETY

In the wake of recent after-hours rescues, the Mayors of North Wildwood, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest are urging beachgoers to observe the rules and regulations of the beach before accessing the water, and to never swim when lifeguards are off duty. Last weekend there were two major rescues that occurred while the lifeguards were off-duty in…