Local News

May 3, 2017

INDICTMENT HANDED UP IN PLEASANTVILLE PARK SHOOTING

A grand jury has indicted a South Jersey man on charges that he shot and killed a teenager at a Pleasantville park two years ago.  Isaiah J. Newsome of Sicklerville is accused of shooting Steven Davion Garrett three times at Max Manning Park in August, 2015. ##
May 2, 2017

OCEAN CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT HIRES NEW ATHLETIC DIRECTOR

Ocean City High School gets a new athletic director come July 1st.  35 year old Vincent Leavey was hired to the post by the Ocean City Board of Education earlier this month.  He is leaving a position in Coatesville, PA to accept the position in Ocean City, according to Brian Cunniff of the Gazette Leader. [...]
May 2, 2017

ATLANTIC COUNTY GETS HOME GOODS STORE THIS WEEKEND

Many retail stores are closing their doors in our area, and nationwide…but our region gets a new store this weekend.  Home Goods announced that it will be opening its first retail location in our area on Sunday at the Festival Shopping Center in Hamilton Township. ##
May 2, 2017

OEM COORDINATORS, STAFF ATTENDING CONFERENCE IN ATLANTIC CITY

Emergency management personnel from around the State are attending a week long conference in Atlantic City to learn new methods to enact their emergency plans.  Many Cape May County communities have sent personnel to the Tropicana to learn new programs and systems to save lives and properties during major storm events. ##