Local News

April 15, 2017

FINALLY OVER: MARGATE RESIDENTS STOP FIGHT AGAINST DUNES

The final group of Margate residents who were steadfast in fighting a plan to install dunes in the community has thrown in the towel.  They have abandoned their fight against the dune plan even though they say the dunes will compromise the views from their homes. ##
April 8, 2017

MAN LOCKED OUT OF HOUSE, SETS FIRE TO PORCH IN MILLVILLE

A 24 year old man who was locked out of his house by his roommate retaliated by setting fire to a sofa on the porch of the home.  Millville Police say 24 year old Joseph Guerro was charged with arson in connection with the incident on April 1st.  Guerro was jailed on that crime, and [...]
April 8, 2017

REPORT: LOWER TWP. WOMAN SENTENCED FOR DEADLY ACCIDENT

A Lower Township woman has received a jail term of 200 days, plus four years probation, in connection with a traffic accident that killed her daughter.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Kristen J. Conner was texting was driving during a 2014 accident that killed her 11 year old daughter. ##
April 8, 2017

FIRE STRIKES RIGGINS GAS STATION IN WILDWOOD

Wildwood fire crews were called to the scene of a small fire inside the garage at the Riggins Gas Station late Friday afternoon.  It took crews about ten minutes to extinguish the blaze, and the cause was accidental. ##