Local News

June 14, 2017

IT’S A GIRL! BABY BISON BORN AT CAPE MAY COUNTY ZOO

It’s a girl!  A female bison was born at the Cape May County Zoo on June 5th to its parents Hank and Zippy.  This female bison is the four calf for this pair.  The new bison is visible daily in the North American Prairie habitat. ##
June 14, 2017

ATLANTIC COUNTY SHERIFF: PHONE SCAM FOR JURY SERVICE

Atlantic County Sheriff Frank Ballas says there is a phone scam in that county being conducted by a man posing as a sergeant from his office.  Ballas is warning the public that the individual is asking for bail money to be paid for not reporting for jury duty and if it’s not paid, that person [...]
June 14, 2017

EXTENSION OF OUTDOOR MUSIC BOMBS IN SEA ISLE CITY

A proposal that would have allowed for later outdoor music in Sea Isle City did not get a single vote of support from City Council during this week’s meeting.  This comes on the heels of an earlier vote this spring to shoot down a proposal for longer sidewalk dining hours in the resort. ##
June 14, 2017

DESPITE SOGGY WEATHER, CASINO REVENUES SOAR IN MAY

May was not a great month for visitation due to soggy, cool weather, but the Atlantic City casinos did very well.  New win figures show an increase of 2.5 percent in gaming revenue compared to May, 2016.  Internet gaming also increased by a staggering 27.3 percent. ##