Local News

August 29, 2017

POLITICS: GUDAGNO BLASTS MURPHY OVER TAX PLAN

Republican Kim Guadagno is blasting democrat Phil Murphy over Murphy’s tax plan which Guadagno says will cost residents $1.3 billion.  Guadagno held a press event with republican lawmakers on Tuesday and blasted Murphy over the tax plan just more than two months before the gubernatorial election. ##
August 29, 2017

NTSB RELEASES REPORT ON BANNER PLANE ACCIDENT

The National Transportation Safety Board has released a preliminary report regarding a banner plane accident in Middle Township nine days ago.  The report indicates that the plane’s engine lost power and the 20 year old pilot landed it in a marsh.  The pilot was certified to fly the aircraft. ##
August 29, 2017

WILDWOOD POLICE DOG, HANDLER BOTH COMPLETE SPECIAL TRAINING

Wildwood’s new police dog “Vera” and her handler, Patrolman Christopher Katz, have both completed their training at the Atlantic County K9 Academy.  Wildwood Police announced on social media that both Vera and Katz were trained on K9 patrol practices and for narcotics detection.  Katz was also awarded the academy’s Instructor Appreciation Award. ##
August 29, 2017

CAPE MAY POLICE ISSUE PHOTO OF ALLEGED SHOPLIFTING SUSPECT

Cape May City Police have released a photo of a man who is wanted in connection with a suspected shoplifting complaint.  The photo was released on social media and does not identify the location where the shoplifting occurred.  Anyone with information who may know the identity of the individual is asked to contact Detective Toland [...]