Local News

August 7, 2017

COAST GUARD HELPS CREW OF SINKING BOAT NEAR BRIGANTINE

The United States Coast Guard rescued four people from a boat that was sinking near Brigantine Sunday afternoon. The Coast Guard received a radio call of the boat taking on water near Brigantine beach. A 29-foot response boat from Station Atlantic Ci...
August 6, 2017

SHOPRITE SUPERMARKET IN EHT CATCHES FIRE SUNDAY

An interruption to the shopping day at the Shoprite Supermarket in Egg Harbor Township on Sunday. A fire on the roof of the building forced the evacuation of employees and customers inside the store as three companies arrived to douse the flames. No word yet on what caused the fire; there are no reported injuries. [...]
August 6, 2017

DRENCHING THUNDERSTORMS COULD AFFECT CAPE MONDAY

The National Weather Service has put Cape May County under a risk for some rain and heavy thunderstorms on Monday. It’s possible that drenching storms could put an inch or two of rain on our region, especially Monday afternoon. That may result in some localized street flooding. ##
August 6, 2017

WILDWOOD TO DISCUSS BOARDWALK, BEACH FLOODING IN MARGATE

Wildwood’s city commission meets Wednesday afternoon and is expected to declare the repair and refurbishing of the city’s boardwalk a municipal priority. The Commission is also expected to discuss the flooding on the beach in Margate as a result of a beach project; the request to discuss the Margate issues comes from Commissioner Tony Leonetti. [...]