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42 YEARS IN PRISON FOR VENTNOR WOMAN WHO KILLED MOTHER, GRANDMOTHER

It’s a sentence of 42 years behind bars for a Ventnor woman who killed her mother and grandmother by beating both to death.  Heather Barbera was in court Thursday and received the long prison term.  Barbera stole the women’s cash and credit cards and left the crime scene for New York.  She must serve at …

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LEADOFF HITTER: SZCZUR, WIFE HAVE FIRST BABY OF 2020 AT SHORE MEDICAL

Former Lower Cape May baseball and football star Matt Szczur and his wife, Natalie, started the new year the perfect way.  The very first baby of the new year born at Shore Medical Center was little Matthew Jr, who was born mid morning on New Year’s day.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Matthew …

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ANOTHER DEM ENTERS RACE TO REPLACE VAN DREW IN CONGRESS

Another South Jersey democrat announced that she’s entering the democratic primary for Congress next year in our Second District.  Atlantic County Freeholder Ashley Bennett issued a press release saying she is seeking the nomination for the seat currently held by Congressman Jeff Van Drew.  She calls Van Drew’s apparent defection to the republican party “a …

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HUGE FIRE RIPS THROUGH MARINA, DESTROYS YACHTS IN LONGPORT

A big fire early Monday morning at the Seaview Harbor Marina in Longport.  Two large boats caught on fire, and sank shortly after midnight.  The United States Coast Guard reports that both of the boats contained plenty of fuel, which leaked into the water.  So far, no word on what caused the fire.  There are …

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