Local News

May 9, 2017

SZCZUR APPEARS IN HIS FIRST GAME FOR SAN DIEGO PADRES

Matt Szczur appeared in his first game for the San Diego Padres on Tuesday.  Szczur grounded out in the seventh inning and played some left field for the Padres during an 11-0 loss to the Texas Rangers.  Szczur was traded by the Cubs to the Padres this week. ##
May 9, 2017

VINEALND POLICE SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT WHO ROBBED PHARMACY

Vineland Police are searching for a man who used a knife to commit a robbery at a CVS pharmacy during the early morning hours last Friday.  Police say the robber showed a knife, demanded money, and ran out of the East Chestnut Avenue store after the crime.  There were no injuries. ##
May 9, 2017

COUNTY INITIATES PROGRAM TO COMBAT RABIES THIS SPRING

Cape May County is doing what it can to help curtail rabies this year.  County Freeholder Jeffrey Pierson announced that the departments of health and mosquito control are distributing over 31,000 vaccine-laden rabies baits throughout the mainland communities of Cape May County.  Parents are encouraged to tell their children to leave the baits alone. ##
May 9, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY MAN CRITICALLY INJURED IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A 41 year old man from Atlantic City was critically injured in a motor vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon in Pleasantville.  Authorities say David Aikens was heading north on Doughty Road when his car crossed the center line of the roadway and struck a pole.  Aikens was the only individual inside the vehicle. ##