Local News

July 26, 2017

$500,000 GRANT COMING TO WILDWOOD FIRE DEPARTMENT

A grant totaling nearly $500,000 is coming to the City of Wildwood for the recruitment, training, and retention of firefighters. Congressman Frank LoBiondo announced the award of the federal grant Wednesday from the Department of Homeland Security. ##
July 25, 2017

WOMEN’S LIFEGUARD EVENT TO BE HELD WEDNESDAY IN OCEAN CITY

A major women’s lifeguard competition will be held Wednesday evening in Ocean City. The Ocean City Beach Patrol Women’s Lifeguard Invitational Races will be held at the 34th Street beach and 15 beach patrols are expected to compete. ##
July 25, 2017

CREST 5K BEACH RACE WILL BE HELD SATURDAY

One of the biggest athletic events in Wildwood Crest this summer will be held on Saturday. The annual 5K Beach Race will kick off Saturday at 8:30am, and good weather is in the forecast. Long sleeve t-shirts are guaranteed to the first 300 participan...
July 25, 2017

COAST GUARD SAVES TWO BOATERS NEAR ABSECON INLET

The United States Coast Guard rescued two boaters who’s boat capsized two miles off Absecon Inlet on Tuesday. Response boats were sent to the region and both were plucked out of the water shortly before Noon. Neither boater was reportedly wearing a life jacket. ##