Atlantic City

May 18, 2017

VENTNOR MAN INDICTED ON STABBING, MURDER IN AC

51 year old Jose B. Lopez of Ventnor has been indicted in connection with a double stabbing in Atlantic City earlier this year that left one victim dead.  Lopez has been charged with murder, attempted murder and other offenses relating to the stabbing that killed 54 year old Bessie Blanco of Atlantic City. ##
May 17, 2017

CRDA GIVES THUMBS UP TO ATLANTIC CITY BEER GARDEN

The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority has given a thumbs up to a beer garden in Atlantic City.  The Authority approved a plan to put the beer garden between South California and South Belmont Avenues.  Over 300 people may be accommodated, and there will be two bars.  It could open July 4th. ##
May 16, 2017

STATE PRIVATIZES ATLANTIC CITY’S TRASH COLLECTION SERVICES

The State of New Jersey decided to privatize Atlantic City’s trash collection services without approval from City Council.  A three year deal has been awarded to Gold Medal Environmental, according to the Press of Atlantic City.  Council meets next tomorrow. ##
May 15, 2017

ARREST MADE IN FATAL SHOOTING IN ATLANTIC CITY

Atlantic City Police have announced the arrest of 31 year old Lorin Wright in connection with a deadly shooting on Mother’s Day.  Police say Wright shot and killed 32 year old Keith Cundiff Jr. on North Maryland Avenue Sunday afternoon. ##