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NJSIAA BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS BEGIN THIS EVENING ON WCZT

Now that the CAL basketball champions have been crowned, it’s on to the state tournament.  WCZT will carry a girl/boy doubleheader live from the Wildwood High School gym as the girls and boys teams from the school host first round action.  Buena will be featured in the girls’ game at 5:00pm, while Schalick visits Wildwood …

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BODY FOUND IN WOODED AREA IN ATLANTIC COUNTY

Hunters have located a body just off the White Horse Pike in Mullica Township.  Police say the death of the individual does not appear to be suspicious in nature.  Police announced that the body was located one week ago. The post BODY FOUND IN WOODED A...

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SHORE OFFICIALS HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE TO FIGHT OFFSHORE DRILLING

Local officials held a press conference Monday morning on the Ocean City Music Pier to fight federal efforts for offshore drilling.  Congressman Frank LoBiondo led a contingent of federal, state, county, and municipal officials who banded together to express vehement opposition to the proposal.  A public comment period on the feds’ plan expires in early …

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SPORTS: MIDDLE’S NAGLE HEADS TO STATE WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Middle Township High School wrestler Gary Nagle is headed to the state championships.  Nagle finished third in his weight class over the weekend in the Region 8 Tournament and now heads to the next weekend’s state championships.  Nagle is the only wrestler from Cape May County to advance. For more, see Brian Cunniff’s story on …

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SETH GROSSMAN TO SEEK GOP NOD FOR CONGRESS

Former Atlantic County freeholder Seth Grossman is seeking the republican nomination for Congress in our district.  Grossman announced over the weekend that he will seek the nomination for the seat being vacated by longtime republican Frank LoBiondo.  ...

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AC MAN BUSTED FO RHAVING OVER 3,000 BAGS OF HEROIN

An Atlantic City man has been arrested and charged after police found 3,300 bags of heroin in his possession.  Police busted 29 year old Khalif Toombs and charged him with dealing heroin in the city.  He is being held in the Atlantic County Jail. The p...

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SPORTS: WILDWOOD CATHOLIC KNOCKS OFF ATLANTIC CITY FOR CAL TITLE IN OVERTIME

The Cape Atlantic League boys basketball championship belongs to the Wildwood Catholic Crusaders.  Wildwood Catholic knocked off Atlantic City in overtime, 63-57.  The Crusaders trailed by six points at the half before storming back to win the game which was broadcast live with Brian Cunniff and Buddy Tarbotton on WCZT. In the girls’ championship game, …

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LOCAL COMMUNITIES SECURE MUNICIPAL AID GRANTS

Several Cape May County communities have secured municipal aid grants from the State of New Jersey.  Governor Phil Murphy announced that communities including Avalon, Cape May Point, Lower Township, North Wildwood, and Dennis Township have secured gran...

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2,000 POINTS AND COUNTING FOR LOWER’S PAT HOLDEN

Lower Cape May Regional basketball star Pat Holden reached the magical 2,000 point mark during a win Friday night over Ocean City.  Holden scored 29 points in the game; he needed 26 points to hit 2,000 for his career.  Holden joins Wildwood’s Kyion Flanders with reaching the 2,000 point mark this season. For more, including …

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