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July 10, 2017

43 TEAMS PARTICIPATE IN CREST SAND SCULPTING CONTEST

43 teams participated in the Wildwood Crest Sand Sculpting contest that was held on the Crest beachfront on Saturday. Brendan Schaffer of Del Haven captured “Best of the Beach” during the competition, which was hosted by Can You Dig It Sand Tools. ##
July 10, 2017

UPDATE: LOWER TWP. POLICE ID VICTIMS OF DEADLY MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT

Lower Township Police have identified the victims of Sunday’s double fatal motorcycle accident on Seashore Road. Police say 54 year old Dominick Cione and his 50 year old wife Carol, both from Port Norris, were killed when an SUV crossed the center line and struck their bike. The driver of the SUV has been identified [...]
July 10, 2017

SHOULD STATE WORKERS BE PAID DURING GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN?

Should state employees be paid for time they didn’t work during the state government shutdown this month? Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto is asking the governor to use his executive authority to pay the workers; if that fails, the Senate will take up a new bill Thursday that would compensate nearly 35,000 workers for time missed. [...]
July 10, 2017

KEY BRIDGEGATE FIGURE TO BE SENTENCED THIS WEEK

It’s sentencing week for David Wildstein, a key figure in the Bridgegate scandal. Wildstein came up with the plan to create an intentional traffic jam on the New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. He could get about two years in prison when he is sentenced on Wednesday. ##