Home / Local News (page 445)

Local News

REPORT: TWO TEENAGERS FROM VINELAND CHARGED WITH ARSON

Two 14 year old boys have been charged with arson following an investigation into a fire at a city school.  The Daily Journal reports that the teens started the fire in a boys’ bathroom.  The fire activated the school’s sprinkler system; th...

Read More »

MILLVILLE MAN GETS 30 YEARS FOR MURDER

A 25 year old Millville man will spend the next 30 years of his life in prison for using a concrete block to kill another man.  Justin “Spazz” Daughtry will also be ineligible for parole during his term.  He killed 21 year old Port Norris r...

Read More »

TWO DEAD AFTER VEHICLE GOES INTO SOUTH JERSEY LAKE

Two people are confirmed dead after their motor vehicle went into a lake in Burlington County.  Authorities say the vehicle went off a jug handle following an accident, sending the car into the lake.  Authorities have not yet released the names of the ...

Read More »

ANOTHER SOUTH JERSEY DINER GOES UP IN FLAMES

Another South Jersey diner went up in smoke and flames over the weekend.  The Philly Diner and Sports Bar on the South Black Horse Pike in Runnemede caught on fire Saturday night.  Several fire companies from the region responded to the fire. Photo cou...

Read More »

MURPHY TO BECOME GOVERNOR ON TUESDAY

Democrat Phil Murphy becomes your governor on Tuesday.  Murphy will be sworn in as the next governor of the Garden State, and then hold his inaugural ball on the field at MetLife Stadium in northern New Jersey. The post MURPHY TO BECOME GOVERNOR ON TUE...

Read More »

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP MAN INJURED DURING INCIDENT AT CESSPOOL

A 71 year old Green Creek man suffered an ankle injury when he fell into a collapsed cesspool.  Middle Township Police announced that Vincent Deprinzio was inspecting his cesspool when the dirt he was standing on collapsed Friday morning.  Deprinzio was assisted out of the hole by first responders and transported to a local hospital [...]

The post MIDDLE TOWNSHIP MAN INJURED DURING INCIDENT AT CESSPOOL appeared first on 98.7 The Coast WCZT.

Read More »

CAPE SPARED LARGE POWER OUTAGE IN NEW JERSEY FRIDAY

About 50,000 customers of two separate power companies in the State have been without power for hours on Friday due to various mechanical and technical issues that turned the lights out before sunup.  Customers of PSE&G and JCP&L lost power in ...

Read More »

FORMER VINELAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER CHARGED WITH CHILD PORN OFFENSES

A former teacher at a Vineland elementary school has been charged with being in possession of hundreds of files of child pornography.  New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino announced that 38 year old Thomas Guzzi Jr. of Pitman was charged with possessing the files, which included secret videos he made of young boys using a [...]

The post FORMER VINELAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER CHARGED WITH CHILD PORN OFFENSES appeared first on 98.7 The Coast WCZT.

Read More »

THREE VEHICLE ACCIDENT RESULTS IN INJURY IN LOWER TOWNSHIP

A three-vehicle motor vehicle accident in Lower Township Thursday afternoon resulted in one injury.  Lower Township Police say a section of Route 9 in Erma was temporarily closed to traffic following the accident that involved a car, cargo van, and a box truck.  The driver of the car, 32 year old Brittani M. Roach of [...]

The post THREE VEHICLE ACCIDENT RESULTS IN INJURY IN LOWER TOWNSHIP appeared first on 98.7 The Coast WCZT.

Read More »