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August 31, 2017

REPORT: HARD ROCK CAFE IN ATLANTIC CITY TO CLOSE SEPTEMBER 30

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Cafe will close on September 30th in advance of moving into the new Hard Rock Casino next year.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the new Hard Rock will employ more people and seat more guests than the current location. ##
August 31, 2017

CHRISTIE’S APPROVAL NUMBERS? DISMAL 16 PERCENT, ACCORDING TO POLL

Governor Christie’s approval numbers are downright horrible, if a new poll released today is to be believed.  A new Rutgers-Eagleton poll released Thursday give Christie a 16 percent approval rating; the same poll says half of the republican voters in New Jersey also disapprove of the job he’s going as governor. ##
August 31, 2017

LOCAL AMERICAN LEGION POST HELPING HURRICANE HARVEY VICTIMS

American Legion Post #184 in the Wildwoods is taking donations to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey.  A post on the North Wildwood Recreation Department’s Facebook page notes that the post is accepting comfort items including toilet paper, clothing, pet food, and pet crates that will find its way to the victims.  The Post is [...]
August 31, 2017

NORTH WILDWOOD TO AUTHORIZE BEACH REPAIRS, AUTHORIZE DEAL FOR SEAPORT PIER

North Wildwood’s city council will meet the day after Labor Day and may authorize a new agreement for the lease and purchase of Seaport Pier.  Council may also approve a resolution that will result in beach stabilization and grading between 3rd and 5th avenues in the city.  Tuesday’s meeting begins at 5:00pm. ##