Local News

August 22, 2017

REPORT: WILDWOOD BOARDWALK MR. SOFTEE STORE CLOSES

One Mr. Softee ice cream store on the Wildwood boardwalk has closed and a second one is now rebranded.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the owner of the stores is facing a lawsuit for allegedly not paying full royalty fees last year.  The owner was ordered by a judge last week to stop [...]
August 22, 2017

VINELAND MAN INDICTED ON ATTEMPTED MURDER, KIDNAPPING CHARGES

A 24 year old Vineland man has been indicted on charges that he attempted to kill a 23 year old woman and kidnap her one year old daughter.  Nicholas Rodriguez allegedly choked the woman until she passed out and took the child with him in a car.  He was eventually arrested and the child was [...]
August 22, 2017

NEW JERSEY TRANSIT BUS STRIKES PEDESTRIAN ON ROUTE 47

A New Jersey Transit bus struck a male pedestrian on Route 47 under the Route 55 overpass in Millville Tuesday afternoon.  Police say the 45 year old man was airlifted to Cooper Hospital in Camden.  Millville Police are investigating. ##
August 22, 2017

JURORS SELECTED FOR MENENDEZ TRIAL

Jurors have been selected for Senator Robert Menendez’ upcoming corruption trial.  The trial will begin on September 6th and will try Menendez on charges that he accepted expensive gifts in exchange for political favors. ##