Local News

May 9, 2017

STATE NOW OFFERING REWARD MONEY TO BLOW WHISTLE ON CORRUPTION

New Jersey is now offering members of the public cash rewards for tips that lead to sustainable corruption charges against public officials.  Attorney General Christopher Porrino held a news conference Tuesday and announced a new anti-corruption whistle blower program with maximum rewards set at $25,000. ##
May 9, 2017

RESTAURANT OFF THE HOOK IN LAWSUIT REGARDING SEAFOOD, AMPUTATION

A judge has ruled that an Avalon restaurant cannot be held liable for serving raw shellfish that led to the amputation of a woman’s leg due to a flesh eating bacteria.  Judge Renee Bumb ruled that the Windrift is not responsible and cannot be liable for the woman ingesting raw seafood with the bacteria that [...]
May 9, 2017

MILLVILLE MAN KILLED IN SINGLE VEHICLE MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A 58 year old man was killed Sunday morning in Millville during a single vehicle motor vehicle accident.  Police announced today that the crash occurred on South Second Street; the vehicle clipped mailboxes and a pole before coming to a rest. ##
May 9, 2017

REPORT: TRUMP TAJ MAHAL SOLD TO HARD ROCK FOR $50 MILLION

Hard Rock paid only $50 million for the Trump Taj Mahal property in Atlantic City.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Hard Rock also secured more than 30 acres of property in the deal with Carl Ichan, who closed the casino last October. ##