Local News

May 5, 2017

NJ MAN INDICTED ON CHARGES HE INTENDED TO BUILD BOMB FOR NYC

A 20 year old man from Ocean County has been indicted on charges that he was going to support ISIS by building a bomb to be exploded in New York City.  Gregory Lepsky is accused of trying to build a pressure cooker type bomb to explode in New York.  Lepsky is from Point Pleasant. ##
May 5, 2017

WILDWOOD CRESTS POSTPONES BIKE PATH CEREMONY UNTIL MAY 12TH

Wildwood Crest has postponed a ceremony scheduled for today to recognize a new monument along its popular bike path.  Rain has rescheduled the event for next Friday, May 12th, at 6:00pm. ##
May 5, 2017

REPORT: CAPE MAY TAXPAYERS TO SEE INCREASE IN REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

Lower Township and West Cape May residents pay less, but Cape May residents pay more towards the new budget approved by the Lower Cape May Regional Board of Education.  The Cape May Star and Wave reports that the high school will get locker room improvements, a free standing field house, and a new road surface [...]
May 5, 2017

WETLANDS INSTITUTE EARNS DISNEY CONSERVATION GRANT

The Wetlands Institute has earned a Disney Conservation Grant totaling nearly $24,000.  The grant was awarded to the Institute for its proactive efforts to protect the Northern diamondback turtle population.  The Institute will use the funding to help eliminate some of the threats to the terrapins. ##