Local News

August 10, 2017

AVALON TO CONDUCT DRAINAGE STUDY IN NORTH END BEACH BLOCKS

The Borough of Avalon will conduct a drainage study in its north end beach blocks. Mayor Martin Pagliughi announced that the study will be conducted to determine any deficiencies in the pump and drainage systems in the north end following two recent h...
August 10, 2017

SEN. MENENDEZ TO FACE FEDERAL CORRUPTION TRIAL

A federal corruption trial is looming for New Jersey democratic Senator Robert Menendez. A federal judge tossed out a last-ditch effort by Menendez to have the trial dismissed. He is accused of giving favors to a donor in Florida in return for variou...
August 10, 2017

VIOLENT NIGHT IN BRIDGETON; SEVERAL SHOT DURING VIOLENCE

Several individuals were shot Wednesday night in Bridgeton during heightened violence in the city. Police are sorting out the details but say several individuals were shot around 10pm on North Pearl Street. Medivac helicopters were brought in to tran...
August 10, 2017

NO WINNER IN POWERBALL JACKPOT; NOW TWO APPROACH $400 MILLION

There were no winners in the Powerball last night, which pushes the jackpot towards $356 million. The Powerball now joins the Mega Millions with a huge jackpot; Friday night’s drawing in the Mega Millions will be worth about $382 million. ##