Local News

September 6, 2017

CENTRAL JERSEY BEACH TOWN PROHIBITS “BEACH SPREADING”

A central New Jersey beach town has now prohibited so-called “beach spreading”.  The Belmar council voted three to two Tuesday night to prohibit large, elaborate tents being set up on the beaches.  A few Cape May County communities dealt with beach spreading this past summer season.
September 6, 2017

COUNTY PLANS PATRIOT’S DAY CEREMONY ON SEPT. 11

Cape May County will hold a Patriot’s Day ceremony on Monday, September 11th. County officials announced that the ceremony will be held in front of the County’s administration building next Monday at 5pm.
September 5, 2017

ATLANTIC COUNTY DEMOCRATS PICK BELL TO REPLACE WHELAN

Democrats in Atlantic County met Wednesday night and selected Colin Bell to replace the late James Whelan in the New Jersey Senate. Bell will be sworn in to fill out the remainder of Whelan’s term when the Senate meets again; Whelan was set to retire at the end of the year.
September 5, 2017

LOWER TOWNSHIP MAN KILLED IN MOTORCYCLE WRECK

A 51 year old Villas man was killed Monday afternoon in Dennis Township when his motorcycle crossed the center line of the roadway and struck a motor vehicle. State Police say J.D. McGraw of the Villas was killed in the accident which occurred along R...