Local News

June 26, 2017

MORE DETAILS EMERGE ABOUT CREST BAYFRONT FIRE

More details have emerged regarding a bay front fire in Wildwood Crest Sunday afternoon that destroyed two homes.  Crest Police say there was only one occupant of one of the homes, who was alerted and left the building to safety.  The fire was brought under control in just over two hours with nine local fire [...]
June 25, 2017

UPDATE: TWO HOMES A TOTAL LOSS IN CREST FIRE

Two homes are classified as a total loss in a big fire on Park Boulevard in Wildwood Crest Sunday afternoon.  Authorities say a third home suffered heavy damage in the fire.  There were no injuries; the cause of the fire remains under investigation. ##
June 25, 2017

DEVELOPING STORY: BAYFRONT STRUCTURES FIRE IN WILDWOOD CREST

Firefighters in southern Cape May County are responding to what is believed to be a structure fire in Wildwood Crest.  Scanner reports indicate that the fire is located at 7104 Park Boulevard in the Crest and more than one multi-story is involved.  We will update information when it becomes available. ##
June 25, 2017

OCEAN CITY PLANS MAJOR PROJECT TO ALLEVIATE FLOODING

Ocean City will put a major project out to bid this summer to help alleviate flooding at Third Street and Bay Avenue.  Mayor Jay Gillian reports that the project will cost millions of dollars, and work on the new pump station should begin in late fall. ##