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August 14, 2017

FIVE PEOPLE, DOG RESCUED FROM CAPSIZED BOAT NEAR CAPE MAY

Five people and a dog are all safe and sound after being rescued from a boat off the coast of Cape May over the weekend.  The 25 foot boat capsized off the coast of Cape May, and a research vessel and a Sea Tow boat both provided assistance.  Sea Tow was able to turn the [...]
August 14, 2017

$50K POWERBALL TICKET SOLD AT SEA ISLE CITY ESTABLISHMENT

A Powerball lottery ticket worth $50,000 was sold at a packaged goods store in Sea Isle City.  The New Jersey Lottery announced that one of the five tickets sold in New Jersey that are worth $50,000 was sold at Kixx Package Goods, on 63rd Street.   ##
August 14, 2017

FORMER SENATE PRESIDENT JOHN RUSSO, 84

Former New Jersey Senate President John Russo has died at the age of 84. Russo lost a battle with cancer on Saturday night. He wrote the law that reinstated the death penalty in New Jersey in 1982. ##
August 14, 2017

MARGATE RESIDENTS PROTEST RESUMPTION OF DUNE WORK

Margate’s long standing issues with a dune and beach project continued Sunday as residents protested the resumption of the work, scheduled to begin again on Tuesday. A federal judge ruled that the project may continue, but any area with more than two inches of standing water must be roped off from the public. ##