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November 2, 2017

REPORT: GOVERNOR’S WIFE GETS TICKET FOR DISTRACTED DRIVING

The State’s crackdown on distracted drivers appears to be working now that Governor Christie’s wife has received a ticket for the offense in Bernardsville.  NJ.com reports that Mary Pat Christie received the ticket as part of the State’s crackdown; she was holding her cell phone when she was pulled over.  Christie did not tell the [...]

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November 2, 2017

AVALON APPROVES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT INVOLVING MARINA DISPUTE

The Avalon Planning and Zoning Board met Wednesday night and approved a new settlement that ends a dispute involving a marina development on 21st Street.  The settlement obligates the developer to keep 20 boat slips available to the public to rent, along with the construction of a new boardwalk, gazebo and other amenities.  The Borough [...]

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November 1, 2017

OSTRANDER RETIRES AS NORTH WILDWOOD FIRE AND HOUSING INSPECTOR

Accolades and well wishes are pouring in this week for Lew Ostrander, who retired Wednesday as the Fire and Housing Inspector for the city of North Wildwood.  Ostrander has enjoyed a long career in public service in the Wildwoods. Photo courtesy of the...
November 1, 2017

NO INJURIES AS COAST GUARD HELPS TWO ABOARD BOAT NEAR CAPE MAY

No injuries were reported after two individuals on board a 52 foot boat were rescued by the United States Coast guard near Cape May Wednesday morning.  The Coast Guard reports that the vessel was taking on water about six miles east of Cape May.  A response boat was dispatched, and those on board and the [...]

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