Local News

July 18, 2017

FEDS INVESTIGATION OF HEALTH CARE BENEFITS EXPANDS

First it was Margate, now it’s also Ventnor and Atlantic City who are being investigated by the feds over public health benefits. Two other communities are being investigated after Margate confirmed that its health insurance claims skyrocketed from one year to the next. ##
July 18, 2017

SPORTS: SEA ISLE WINS BESCHEN CALLHAN EVENT IN NORTH WILDWOOD

A team title for the Sea Isle City Beach Patrol in the annual Beschen Callhan lifeguard race in North Wildwood. The Gazette Leader’s Brian Cunniff reports that Sea Isle won the title on a tiebreaker after an Avalon surf dash team was disqualified for a uniform violation. ##
July 18, 2017

SURF’S UP! WATER TEMPERATURES SOAR INTO 70S

The ocean water temperature has soared into the 70s this week making perfect conditions to take a swim in the Atlantic. Beach patrols up and down the coast report a spike in the water temperature to near 80 degrees in some spots; there is a chance for...
July 17, 2017

MILLVILLE POLICE INVESTIGATING TWO SHOOTINGS

The investigation is underway into two separate shootings in Millville. Police say six shots were fired late Sunday afternoon on East Oak Street; there was no shooting victim. Early Monday morning a 20 year old man suffered two neck wounds from a sho...