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MAYS LANDING MAN KILLED IN MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

A 26 year old Mays Landing man was killed in a motorcycle accident Saturday night.  Hamilton Township Police say Jefrey Ramirez lost control of his motorcycle on Babcock Road  near the George L. Hess school and crashed.  Ramirez was pronounced dead at the scene. ##

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STONE HARBOR SET TO ADOPT 2017 MUNICIPAL BUDGET

Stone Harbor is set to adopt its municipal budget on Tuesday.  Council has a resolution before it to formally adopt the new spending plan following a public hearing.  Council may also consider two bond ordinances to pay for water, sewer, and other projects. ##

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MONDAY NIGHT IS BUDGET NIGHT IN MIDDLE TOWNSHIP

Monday night is budget night in Middle Township.  The Township Committee is expected to hold a public hearing on the new municipal budget for the community.  The Committee may also award a bid for the Middle Township/Lower Township bicycle path connector project. ##

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REPORT: LOCAL HOOPS STAR TO PLAY COLLEGE BALL IN PHILADELPHIA

Mackenzie McCracken will be playing college basketball at Philadelphia’s Holy Family University.  Brian Cunniff of the Gazette Leader reports that McCracken has made the choice to play at the Division II school following an outstanding career at Wildwood High.  Last year McCracken lead all of South Jersey in scoring at 25.1 points per game. ##

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MAN LOCKED OUT OF HOUSE, SETS FIRE TO PORCH IN MILLVILLE

A 24 year old man who was locked out of his house by his roommate retaliated by setting fire to a sofa on the porch of the home.  Millville Police say 24 year old Joseph Guerro was charged with arson in connection with the incident on April 1st.  Guerro was jailed on that crime, and [...]

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REPORT: LOWER TWP. WOMAN SENTENCED FOR DEADLY ACCIDENT

A Lower Township woman has received a jail term of 200 days, plus four years probation, in connection with a traffic accident that killed her daughter.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Kristen J. Conner was texting was driving during a 2014 accident that killed her 11 year old daughter. ##

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FIRE STRIKES RIGGINS GAS STATION IN WILDWOOD

Wildwood fire crews were called to the scene of a small fire inside the garage at the Riggins Gas Station late Friday afternoon.  It took crews about ten minutes to extinguish the blaze, and the cause was accidental. ##

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