Local News

April 15, 2017

MONDAY NIGHT IS BUDGET NIGHT IN MIDDLE TOWNSHIP

Monday night is budget night in Middle Township.  The Township Committee is expected to hold a public hearing on the new municipal budget for the community.  The Committee may also award a bid for the Middle Township/Lower Township bicycle path connector project. ##
April 15, 2017

REPORT: LOCAL HOOPS STAR TO PLAY COLLEGE BALL IN PHILADELPHIA

Mackenzie McCracken will be playing college basketball at Philadelphia’s Holy Family University.  Brian Cunniff of the Gazette Leader reports that McCracken has made the choice to play at the Division II school following an outstanding career at Wildwood High.  Last year McCracken lead all of South Jersey in scoring at 25.1 points per game. ##
April 15, 2017

LOWER TOWNSHIP MOVING TOWARDS REGULATING VACANT PROPERTIES

The Lower Township Council is pushing forward with plans to regulate vacant properties.  Council met last week and introduced an ordinance that would force these property owners to register with the Township and pay a $500 fee to do so. ##
April 15, 2017

ATLANTIC COUNTY BOY TRIES TO ASSEMBLY SEMI AUTOMATIC RIFLE

A 16 year old boy from Galloway Township attempted to build his own assault rifle.  Authorities in the Township say the boy was arrested last week after he was caught having all of the parts to build an AR 15 assault rifle.  Police did not find ammo for the weapon. ##