Local News

May 31, 2017

TROOPER CHARGED WITH INAPPROPRIATE TRAFFIC STOPS OF WOMEN

A New Jersey State Trooper is charged with attempting to cover up traffic stops involving women with whom he tried to earn a personal, romantic relationship.  31 year old Eric Richardson of Camden allegedly pressured two young women to begin a relationship with him; he’s been suspended pending the investigation. ##
May 31, 2017

43 YEAR OLD TEACHER BUSTED FOR UPSKIRT VIDEOS

A 43 year old teacher at Lenape High School has been busted for allegedly taking upskirt videos of female students.  Eric Howell of Maple Shade has been charged with endangering the welfare of children, and other offenses.  Howell will be in court Thursday morning. ##
May 31, 2017

BPU APPROVES MAJOR UPGRADE PROJECT FOR ATLANTIC CITY ELECTRIC

State regulators have approved a five year, $79 million improvement project proposed by Atlantic City Electric.  The plan will require a less than one percent increase in utility bills.  Vulnerable areas that experience long outages during storm events will be restored first. ##
May 31, 2017

SO LONG, PAYLESS: LOCAL STORES CLOSING IN NEW ROUND OF CUTS

Payless Shoes is closing both locations in Middle Township, and at the Cumberland Mall.  The chain announced another round of store closures Wednesday afternoon which include locations in Rio Grande and Cape May Court House, and at the Cumberland Mall.  17 Payless Shoe stores are closing throughout New Jersey. ##