A virtual unknown to the local political scene will challenge Congressman Frank LoBiondo in the 2018 election. Reports say 61 year old Tanzie Youngblood, a retired educator from Woolwich, will be seeking the democratic endorsement to challenge LoBiondo in next year’s congressional election. ##
Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno is expected to announce that Woodcliff Lake Mayor Carlos Rendo will be her running mate in the fall election. NJ.com reports that Rendo is the selection to run in November; an announcement is likely on Thursday.
A grant totaling nearly $500,000 is coming to the City of Wildwood for the recruitment, training, and retention of firefighters. Congressman Frank LoBiondo announced the award of the federal grant Wednesday from the Department of Homeland Security.
A major women’s lifeguard competition will be held Wednesday evening in Ocean City. The Ocean City Beach Patrol Women’s Lifeguard Invitational Races will be held at the 34th Street beach and 15 beach patrols are expected to compete. ##