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June 23, 2017

OPEN AGAIN: TOWNSEND’S INLET BRIDGE OPENS

The Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City is open again.  Traffic started flowing over the bridge Friday after 4pm following a nearly three month shutdown of the span for emergency structural repairs by the County of Cape May. ##
June 23, 2017

SPORTS: PITMAN SUSPENDS VARSITY FOOTBALL PROGRAM

No varsity football this fall for Pitman High School which regularly plays Wildwood and Middle Township.  The school will compete only on a junior varsity level due to a young, small roster. ##
June 23, 2017

ICE CREAM STORE OWNER TAPED EMPLOYEES CHANGING

Vineland Police say the owner of a city ice cream store allegedly videotaped female employees in a changing room.  65 year old Larry Bostic owns a Cool Breeze Ice Cream Parlor in the city and has been charged with child endangerment and other offenses. ##
June 22, 2017

RAISE THE SMOKING AGE? IT’S NOW THE GOVERNOR’S CALL

Governor Christie will be presented with a legislative bill that would increase the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 19 to 21 years of age.  The State Assembly approved a bill that would raise the minimum age; Christie has before vetoed similar legislation. ##