Local News

June 28, 2017

HOLIDAY GAS PRICES? VERY, VERY LOW FOR JULY 4TH AT THE SHORE

For the first time this century, gasoline prices will be lower during the July 4th weekend then they are on January 1st, when gas prices traditionally bottom out. Experts say the average price of a gallon of gas in New Jersey is $2.29, which is much lower than in prior years during the peak summer [...]
June 28, 2017

TIME RUNNING OUT FOR NJ TO APPROVE NEW BUDGET

Time is running out in Trenton for lawmakers to present Governor Christie with a new budget. A new spending plan must be signed into law by midnight Friday or a state government shutdown could occur. The last time it happened? 2006, when the shutdow...
June 28, 2017

BRISTOL NAMED NEW BASEBALL COACH AT OCEAN CITY HIGH

Ocean City High School has a new baseball coach. Brian Cunniff of the Gazette Leader reports that longtime assistant coach Andrew Bristol has been elevated to be head coach, replacing Craig Mensinger who resigned at the end of the season. ##
June 27, 2017

STATE TO HAVE TWO-DAY GUN BUYBACK PROGRAM IN JULY

Top law enforcement personnel in the State say New Jersey will have a two-day gun buyback program in July.  The program will be held in three counties with serious gun violence problems:  Camden, Mercer, and Essex. ##