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CREST 5K BEACH RACE WILL BE HELD SATURDAY

One of the biggest athletic events in Wildwood Crest this summer will be held on Saturday. The annual 5K Beach Race will kick off Saturday at 8:30am, and good weather is in the forecast. Long sleeve t-shirts are guaranteed to the first 300 participan...

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COAST GUARD SAVES TWO BOATERS NEAR ABSECON INLET

The United States Coast Guard rescued two boaters who’s boat capsized two miles off Absecon Inlet on Tuesday. Response boats were sent to the region and both were plucked out of the water shortly before Noon. Neither boater was reportedly wearing a life jacket. ##

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AVALON, LONGPORT TEAM UP FOR FLOOD STUDY

Avalon and Longport are taking a regional leadership role in a new study that will record data on tidal and flood events in both communities. Avalon Mayor Martin Pagliughi hosted a press conference in Avalon Tuesday afternoon to explain the study which will engage the Stockton Coastal Research Center. The goal is to generate real [...]

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GO FUND ME PAGE SET TO PAY FOR FUNERAL OF MURDER VICTIM

A Go Fund Me page has been established to help pay for the funeral of 54 year old Denise Webber, who was murdered over the weekend in Ocean City. She was strangled at the Wesley Inn Saturday; her boyfriend, 49 year old Paul Kline has been charged with the killing. He will be in court [...]

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ONE ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH SHOOTING IN AC

Police have arrested one man connected to a shooting in Atlantic City over the weekend. Police say Stephen Jacobs of Atlantic City shot a 46 year old man early Sunday morning on Hummock Avenue. There was a second shooting in the city during last week...

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GUBERNATORIAL DEBATE DATES SET FOR THE FALL

The dates for the two gubernatorial debates for the fall have been set. Republican Kim Guadagno and democrat Phil Murphy will debate on October 10th, and for a second time eight days later. Various Philadelphia and New York television stations will a...

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DEMOCRATS LINE UP TO STOP CHRISTIE PLAN FROM GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

Democrats in Trenton are lining up in an attempt to stop Governor Christie’s plans to move mental health and addiction services into the State Department of Health. Opponents say the strategy would double the health department’s $1.6 billion budget. Some democratic lawmakers may move to block the plan Monday. ##

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VINELAND POLICE SEARCH FOR RESTAURANT BURGLAR

Vineland Police are searching for the man who burglarized the Taste of Italy restaurant in the city during the early morning hours on Saturday. Police say the bandit disabled the alarm system and stole an undetermined amount of cash from the eatery lo...

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MURPHY PICKS SHELIA OLIVER TO BE HIS LT. GOVERNOR

Former New Jersey Assembly speaker Shelia Oliver is democrat Phil Murphy’s selection as a running mate this fall. Oliver has been tabbed by Murphy to run for the seat of Lt. Governor in the November election. Republican nominee Kim Guadagno has not yet made her selection. ##

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