Local News

May 18, 2017

VENTNOR MAN INDICTED ON STABBING, MURDER IN AC

51 year old Jose B. Lopez of Ventnor has been indicted in connection with a double stabbing in Atlantic City earlier this year that left one victim dead.  Lopez has been charged with murder, attempted murder and other offenses relating to the stabbing that killed 54 year old Bessie Blanco of Atlantic City. ##
May 18, 2017

TEEN CHARGED WITH BREAKING INTO VEHICLE AT FESTIVAL MALL

19 year old Elijah Thomas of Mays Landing was arrested and charged this week by Hamilton Township Police for a burglary of a motor vehicle parked at the Festival Mall.  Thomas is accused of breaking into the car to steal a pair of sunglasses and a five dollar bill.  He has three previous burglary convictions. [...]
May 18, 2017

FIRE QUICKLY DOUSED AT HAMILTON MALL IN MAYS LANDING

An electrical fire in a mechanical room at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing resulted in the mall being evacuated Thursday afternoon.  Shoppers were sent outside as a precaution; later in the day, anchor stores at the mall opened for business.  There were no injuries. ##
May 18, 2017

OCEAN CITY TO HOLD FOURTH WARD MEETING ON SATURDAY

Ocean City Councilman Robert Barr will be holding a Fourth Ward general meeting Saturday at the Ocean City Library.  Barr says the meeting will start at 10:00am and residents can bring up any concerns or questions they may have. ##