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BOARDWALK CLASSIC: CATHOLIC BOYS LOSE TO CAMDEN BY SIX

The Wildwood Catholic boys basketball team lost their first game of the season Thursday night to Camden at the Boardwalk Basketball Classic, 57-51.  It was one of the marquee games in the tournament, played as the Andrew Alameno Memorial Showcase Game.  Camden improved to 4-0 on the season; the Crusaders received 16 points from Taj …

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INCH OF RAIN, WINDY CONDITIONS COME FRIDAY AT JERSEY CAPE

The Jersey Shore will see a lot of rain on Friday.  Accu Weather is calling for the potential for an inch of rain and wind gusts above 40mph through the day on Friday, with rain tapering off Friday night.  Winds hang around on Saturday, but dry conditions will be in the forecast until New Year’s …

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FIRE DAMAGES THREE HOMES IN OCEAN CITY, NO INJURIES

A fire destroyed two homes and damaged a third home in Ocean City during the early morning hours on Thursday.  The fire was contained to the 4800 block of Central Avenue.  The fire was reported around 3:00am and was fully involved when it was reported....

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COASTAL BROADCASTING, LOCAL RADIO SCENE LOSES LONGTIME FRIEND SCOTT MURPHY

We are sadden to share the news that former longtime local radio disc jockey Scott Murphy has passed away at the age of 70.  New Jersey State Police confirmed today that the body found floating in a marsh near Wildwood Crest on Sunday was that of Scott.  Scott was an avid boater and had a …

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MAYS LANDING MAN ARRESTED AFTER PUNCHING BUS DRIVER IN THE MOUTH

A 27 year old Mays Landing man has been arrested and charged after he punched the driver of a New Jersey Transit bus in the mouth with a closed fist Christmas evening.  Mikal Scott was charged with aggravated assault following the incident which occurred on the Black Horse Pike.  The driver suffered non life threatening …

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BOARDWALK CLASSIC: WILDWOOD BOYS EARN FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON

The Wildwood boys basketball team earned its first win of the season Wednesday night at the Boardwalk Basketball Classic in Wildwood.  wildwood defeated Absegami, 52-33 in the game played in the Bernie McCracken Memorial bracket.  wildwood will take on Father Judge tonight for the championship in the bracket, at 8:30pm. For more, see Brian Cunniff’s …

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DEVELOPING: FIRE DAMAGES HOMES IN OCEAN CITY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING

There’s a developing story out of Ocean City this morning.  At least two beachfront homes in the city were destroyed early Thursday morning by smoke and flames.  The two homes are three stories in height, and the rear of both of the homes have been burned to the ground by fire.  No word on the …

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