Local News

May 30, 2017

LOBIONDO SECURES $5 MILLION FOR SOUTH JERSEY AIRPORTS

Congressman Frank LoBiondo announced that he has secured over $5 million in federal funding for three airports in our region.  The Cape May County Airport will get $2 million for drainage improvements, perimeter fencing, and the removal of tree obstructions. ##
May 30, 2017

SEA ISLE NIXES PLAN TO EXTEND OUTDOOR DINING, FOR NOW

A plan that would extend the hours for outdoor dining in Sea Isle City is dead, for now.  Council could not get enough votes to introduce an ordinance that would have extended outdoor dining by an hour, to midnight.  Council may ultimately extend the hours for outdoor music instead. ##
May 30, 2017

REPORT: COUNTY PROSECUTOR’S CLAIM AGAINST DEMARZO TOSSED

A defamation counterclaim filed by County Prosecutor Robert Taylor against former Wildwood mayor Gary DeMarzo has been tossed by a judge.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the judge believes Taylor did not show that DeMarzo acted with malice while making malicious statements to the media.  DeMarzo says Taylor will soon face trial for [...]
May 30, 2017

THREE BUSTED IN MARGATE, BEACH FIGHT INCLUDED HUNDREDS

A Memorial Day weekend beach fight in Margate that included about 300 young adults has resulted in three arrests.  Police say three young adults were charged with assault and disorderly conduct following the disturbance; some teens were drinking on the beach, and using marijuana. ##