Local News

June 27, 2017

REPORT: TRAIN VICTIM WAS STANDOUT LOCAL ATHLETE, FIREMAN

The man who was struck and killed this week by a New Jersey Transit train in Atlantic County was an Atlantic City fireman and a former standout athlete at Holy Spirit High School.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Albert Mallen of Egg Harbor Township lost his life when he was struck by the [...]
June 27, 2017

FOUND: MISSING MAN IN LOWER TOWNSHIP LOCATED

Lower Township Police announced that a missing man has been safely located.  Police put out a bulletin earlier this week regarding Joseph Murray, who was missing in the community after last being seen at a bus stop. ##
June 27, 2017

89 COUNT INDICTMENT IN ATLANTIC COUNTY FOR DRUGS, GUNS

Seven individuals have been charged in Atlantic County on various drugs and weapons offenses in a huge, 89-count indictment.  Authorities say 40 year old Kenneth Burrell of Egg Harbor of Egg Harbor City is the alleged ringleader of the network; he faces 25 years to life in prison. ##
June 27, 2017

UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT TO HEAR NJ SPORTS BETTING CASE

New Jersey is getting its day before the United States Supreme Court regarding legalized sports betting.  The Court ruled Tuesday that it will consider a request by the State to host legalized sports betting.  The case may be discussed in October. ##