Home / Local News (page 263)

Local News

MATT MILAM BACK IN THE NEW JERSEY ASSEMBLY

Matthew Milam is once again an assemblyman from our 1st Legislative District.  Milam took his oath of office Thursday to fill a seat that was eventually created by the ascension of Jeff Van Drew to Congress.  Milam previously served in the State Assemb...

Read More »

ADDITIONAL SIGNAGE, BEACON LIGHTS TO BE ADDED TO GSP EXIT 9 INTERCHANGE

Some additional signage and beacon lights are expected to be added to the interchange 9 at Shellbay Avenue in Middle Township.  Middle Township officials report that complaints about the “poor design” of the interchange have been forwarded to the New Jersey Turnpike Authority regarding this issue.  Township police have collected traffic and accident data from …

The post ADDITIONAL SIGNAGE, BEACON LIGHTS TO BE ADDED TO GSP EXIT 9 INTERCHANGE appeared first on 98.7 The Coast WCZT.

Read More »

COLD GRIPS GARDEN STATE, SOME DELAYED SCHOOL OPENINGS THIS MORNING

The mercury dropped to seven degrees in some mainland communities of Cape May County this morning as arctic air moved into the region.  The Ocean City School District, along with a handful of districts in Atlantic County, have a two hour delayed opening today.  Some schools in northern New Jersey are closed today due to …

The post COLD GRIPS GARDEN STATE, SOME DELAYED SCHOOL OPENINGS THIS MORNING appeared first on 98.7 The Coast WCZT.

Read More »

HI, POLAR VORTEX, STAY WITH US UNTIL FRIDAY NIGHT

The Jersey Shore is skating easy on the arrival of the polar vortex which is expected to remain in our region until Friday evening.  Thursday’s forecast high is expected to fall shy of 25 degrees with wind chill values at -10.  The weather breaks on Saturday with temperatures in the upper 30s; it will be …

The post HI, POLAR VORTEX, STAY WITH US UNTIL FRIDAY NIGHT appeared first on 98.7 The Coast WCZT.

Read More »

STATE TO INVESTIGATE ALL POLICE RELATED FATAL SHOOTINGS

Governor Phil Murphy intends to sign new legislation that will force the state to investigate all fatal shootings involving police officers.  Murphy wants to take the investigative powers away from county prosecutors.  NJ Advance Media learned that Mur...

Read More »

VINELAND MAN SHOT, KILLED DURING HOME INVASION ROBBERY

32 year old Walter L. Brown III of Vineland was shot and killed during a home invasion robbery Tuesday night.  Authorities say someone broke into the home on East Oxford Street, and shot Brown to death.  The suspect is still at large. The post VINELAND...

Read More »