Local News

July 30, 2017

MARGATE BEACHFRONT RESIDENTS FUME OVER OCEAN FRONT LAKE

Margate residents and visitors are fuming over a large lake of flood water that has formed in front of their oceanfront homes courtesy of a summertime beach fill project. Residents first opposed the dune system; now they are writing to federal officia...
July 30, 2017

SPORTS: COX TESTS POSITIVE FOR BANNED STIMULANT, OUT 50 GAMES

Former Millville High School baseball star Aaron Cox has been suspended for 50 days because a test showed that he used a banned stimulant. Cox allegedly used a drug methylphenidate which is used to treat ADHD and other afflictions. Cox pitches in the...
July 30, 2017

HOW MUCH RAIN FELL EARLY SATURDAY MORNING? TRY 5 INCHES!

Our region received over five inches of rain in just a few hours during a major storm early Saturday morning that flooded out streets in many shore resorts. Wildwood Crest recorded 5.3 inches of rain, Cape May, four inches, and Atlantic City, 5.8 inch...
July 29, 2017

SATURDAY MORNING UPDATE: STORM SUBSIDES, ROADS BEING REOPENED

Officials in local communities are assessing the damage from the overnight storm that brought several inches of rain to the region. There was downtown street flooding in most coastal communities early this morning; motorists are advised to use caution while driving. Earlier this morning, the entry into Wildwood on Route 47 was closed due to [...]