Local News

May 18, 2017

FIRE QUICKLY DOUSED AT HAMILTON MALL IN MAYS LANDING

An electrical fire in a mechanical room at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing resulted in the mall being evacuated Thursday afternoon.  Shoppers were sent outside as a precaution; later in the day, anchor stores at the mall opened for business.  There were no injuries. ##
May 18, 2017

OCEAN CITY TO HOLD FOURTH WARD MEETING ON SATURDAY

Ocean City Councilman Robert Barr will be holding a Fourth Ward general meeting Saturday at the Ocean City Library.  Barr says the meeting will start at 10:00am and residents can bring up any concerns or questions they may have. ##
May 18, 2017

AVALON COMPLETES NORTH END BEACH FILL PROJECT

Avalon has completed a major beach fill project in the north end of the community.  Mayor Martin Pagliughi reports that 944,000 cubic yards of sand have been placed on beaches from 9th Street south to 30th Street.  A small section of beach in front of the hotel district in the south end will get sand [...]
May 18, 2017

SPORTS: HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL BRACKETS ANNOUNCED BY STATE

Some local high school baseball teams are gearing up for the state playoffs now that brackets have been announced.  In Group I, Wildwood will visit number one seed Audubon on May 22nd.  Group II has Middle Township at West Deptford, and Lower Cape May visiting Haddonfield.  In Group III, Ocean City battles Cherry Hill West. [...]