Local News

April 21, 2017

AMAZON OPENS LARGE NJ FACILITY; TWO MORE ON THE WAY

Amazon has opened one of its largest distribution facilities in Cateret, New Jersey.  The new facility is approximately 1 million square feet in size and will employ 2,000 people.  Two more distribution facilities will be opened by Amazon in New Jersey. ##
April 21, 2017

WOODBINE MAINTAINS SECOND LOWEST TAX RATE IN NEW JERSEY

Woodbine maintains the second lowest tax rate in the State of New Jersey.  The Woodbine Borough Council approved a new budget this week that maintains the local purpose tax at $234 annually per $100,000 of assessed valuation.  15 percent of the collection goes to the County. ##
April 21, 2017

VINELAND POLICE SEARCH FOR NAIL THROWERS

Vineland Police are searching for the individuals responsible for throwing a large number of nails into driveways at the Vineland Industrial Park.  Police say more than 30 tires have been damaged through the years that the nail throwing has occurred.  They may have a culprit on video, a man riding a motorcycle. ##
April 20, 2017

20 POUNDS OF POT FOUND IN EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP HOME

20 pounds of marijuana and guns were all found inside a home located on Glenn Avenue in Egg Harbor Township this week.  Police have charged four adults with various drugs and weapons offenses following the recovery. ##