Local News

May 2, 2017

REPORT: HARD ROCK ATLANTIC CITY WANTS TO BECOME DAILY DESTINATION

The business plan for the new Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City calls for it to become a daily destination in South Jersey.  Officials have told the Press of Atlantic City that the new property will open next summer, and it wants to book both entertainment and sporting events during the middle of the week. [...]
May 2, 2017

TAXES TO GO UP IN VINELAND’S NEW MUNICIPAL BUDGET

It looks like taxes will be going up in Vineland’s municipal budget this year.  The new $64 million plan has been proposed and contains no layoffs or elimination of services….but it includes a tax hike to pay off a nearly $2 million deficit created by the prior administration. ##
May 2, 2017

SOUTH JERSEY MAN RUNS NAKED OUT OF HIS VEHICLE…TWICE

A South Jersey man thought it was a good idea to run out of his Jeep while naked in two different townships.  Authorities have arrested 29 year old Brian Tyburski of Shamong Township for committing the acts of lewdness in both Medford and Evesham Townships last December. ##
May 2, 2017

MAJOR BEACH, DUNE PROJECT COMING TO ATLANTIC COUNTY

A long-awaited beach and dune project is coming to Absecon Island in Atlantic County.  State and federal officials announced that work will begin in Atlantic City next week, with other work in Ventnor, Margate, and Longport to follow.  This project was jeopardized to some opposition over dunes that may block the views of beachfront properties. [...]