Local News

May 18, 2017

FISHING RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE FOR 2017 FLOUNDER SEASON

The severe restrictions on flounder catch will be in place for the upcoming fishing season.  The New Jersey Marine Fisheries Council approved new federal regulations on flounder fishing during its meeting Wednesday.  Experts believe flounder have been over fished for about a decade. ##
May 18, 2017

HAMILTON MALL EVACUATED THURSDAY DUE TO ELECTRICAL FIRE

An interruption to the shopping day at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing on Thursday.  An electrical fire inside the mall forced authorities to evacuate the mall as a precaution.  The small fire was extinguished, and there were no injuries. ##
May 18, 2017

GOP CANDIDATES FOR GOVERNOR TO DEBATE TONIGHT

The two republican candidates for governor plan to square off tonight during a televised debate.  Frontrunner Kim Guadagno and Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli will have their final debate before the June 6th primary election. ##
May 18, 2017

ARRESTS POSSIBLE THIS WEEK INVOLVING MILLVILLE SHOOTOUT

Arrests are forthcoming in connection with a wild shootout in Millville Monday night.  Three vehicles were struck by gunfire and a baseball game was halted for player safety during the shooting which took place near South High Street.  No one was shot; suspects have been identified. ##