Local News

April 20, 2017

STONE HARBOR’S 2017 BUDGET INCLUDES SMALL TAX HIKE

A small tax hike this year in Stone Harbor.  Council met earlier this week and approved a new budget that includes a half penny increase in the local tax rate.  Officials also announced a recent dredging project has been completed. ##
April 20, 2017

LOTTERY TICKET SOLD IN VINELAND WORTH OVER $780,000

Someone who bought a Jersey Cash 5 lottery ticket in Vineland is going to have a very good weekend.  Lottery officials announced that a ticket sold at Todd’s News Agency on Tuesday is worth over $780,000.  The business will get a $2,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket. ##
April 20, 2017

SCHEDULE LEAKS: EAGLES HOST GIANTS IN WEEK #3, OPEN IN WASHINGTON

There are many websites reporting alleged NFL schedule leaks in advance of the official release of the schedule Thursday at 8:00pm.  NJ.com reports that the Philadelphia Eagles host the New York Giants in Week 3, and visit the Giants in Week 15.  Various other sources report that the Eagles open up the season at Washington, [...]
April 20, 2017

CHRISTIE LAUDS ATLANTIC CITY GATEWAY PROJECT

Governor Christie says it’s time to celebrate Atlantic City again thanks to the new gateway project.  Christie attended the groundbreaking event Thursday on the new project that will result in a college campus and a parking garage.  Some of the improvements will be completed in 2018. ##