Local News

April 30, 2017

SERVICES HELD SUNDAY FOR MARINE FROM EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP

Funeral services were held Sunday in Estell Manor for United States Marine Corps member Tyler Wechsler of Egg Harbor Township.  Wechsler was laid to rest with full military honors.  His body was found along a hiking trail in Hawaii nearly three weeks ago. ##
April 30, 2017

WILDWOOD ENJOYS IMPROVEMENT IN ITS BOND RATING

Wildwood is seeing an improvement in its bond rating, according to Moody’s Investors Service.  Wildwood’s rating has improved to AA-, up from A-2 that was earned in 2015.  The opinion by Moody’s says the city has very strong market values. ##
April 30, 2017

TWO SOUTH JERSEY RESIDENTS KILLED IN HAMILTON TWP. WRECK

Two women were killed on Friday afternoon’s head on motor vehicle crash in Hamilton Township.  Police say 35 year old Allison Salerno of Vineland and 48 year old Providence Colon of Pleasantville were killed int he accident.  Salerno’s vehicle crossed the center line of a roadway, striking a vehicle Colon in which Colon was a [...]
April 29, 2017

OCEAN CITY APPROVES BUDGET WITH TAX INCREASE

Ocean City is experiencing a tax increase this year.  Mayor Jay Gillian announced that the budget was approved on Thursday night that will finance a capital plan to make various street, beach, and bay improvements.  Gillian also announced that the budget is being impacted by a $1.1 million increase in health insurance costs. ##