Local News

May 23, 2017

WILDWOOD WOMAN CHARGED WITH ROBBERY IN CREST

Wildwood Crest Police have charged a 27 year old woman from Wildwood with a strong armed robbery following an incident Tuesday morning on East Crocus Road.  Police say Meghan Weigle stole a cell phone and purse from another woman and took off running.  Weigle was taken to the County Jail. ##
May 23, 2017

JUDGE: STATE CAN CUT COPS PAY, BUT NO LAYOFFS

New Jersey can cut the salaries of employees of the Atlantic City Police Department, but it can not layoff any cops.  A judge made that ruling on Tuesday, saying that public safety would be compromised if 19 police officers were laid off by the State. ##
May 23, 2017

AVALON, WILDWOOD PITCH OPEN SPACE PROJECTS TO COUNTY

Both Avalon and Wildwood made applications for funding to the Cape May County Open Space Program on Tuesday.  Avalon is seeking funding for a brand new Surfside Park adjacent to the boardwalk, and an expansion of its bike path; Wildwood is hoping for funding for artificial fields at its Maxwell Field sports complex. ##
May 23, 2017

FINALLY OPEN! ROUTE 50 BRIDGE IN TUCKAHOE OPENED TO TRAFFIC

After a very long construction project, the Route 50 bridge in Tuckahoe is open to traffic in both directions, just in advance of Memorial Day weekend.  State officials say the $11.7 million project began in October, 2013. ##