Local News

May 9, 2017

MISSING: ONE LARGE GREEN TRACTOR TRAILER, FROM LOWER TWP.

Missing in Lower Township:  One bright green tractor trailer, without the trailer.  Police say someone swiped the truck from a business Friday night in Erma.  The theft was reported to police on Monday. ##
May 9, 2017

MATT SZCZUR NOW A MEMBER OF SAN DIEGO PADRES

Lower Cape May Regional High School graduate Matt Szczur is now a member of the San Diego Padres.  The world champion Cubs traded Szczur to the Padres for a minor league pitcher.  Szczur is expected to get more playing time with the Padres than he did in Chicago. ##
May 9, 2017

SPORTS: RYAN HOWARD CUT BY ATLANTA BRAVES MINOR LEAGUE SYSTEM

It looks like former Phillie Ryan Howard may have seen his career come to an end.  Howard was cut Monday by the Atlanta Braves where he was playing Triple A baseball.  Howard batted only .182 with one home run in the minors. ##
May 9, 2017

DIRECTOR OF LOCAL HOUSING AUTHORITY FACES ONE YEAR IN PRISON

The executive director of the Ocean City Housing Authority could face one year in prison for using authority funds to purchase gift cards for her family.  54 year old Alesia Watson of Galloway Township allegedly bought 69 MasterCard gift cards for personal use.  She pleaded guilty to a count of embezzlement. ##