Local News

August 3, 2017

SEA ISLE CITY EXPERIENCES TWO DROWNINGS THIS WEEK

There have been two reported drownings in separate incidents along the beaches of Sea Isle City this week. The first occurred Monday afternoon when 58 year old Brian Zwaan of Pennsylvania drowned on the 86th Street beach. And on Wednesday, a 74 year old man was knocked over by a large wave and eventually succumbed [...]
August 3, 2017

UPDATE: JUDGE MENDEZ BLOCKS MARGATE DUNE PROJECT, FOR NOW

Superior Court Judge Julio Mendez has blocked further construction of Margate’s dune project, for now. Margate obtained an injunction in the project due to severe ponding of water next to million dollar beachfront homes. The state and federal governments have one week to figure out a solution. ##
August 3, 2017

REPORT: FORMER WILDWOOD FOOTBALL STAR NOT PLAYING FOR DELAWARE THIS SEASON

Former Wildwood High School football star Wesley Hills has been declared academically ineligible and will not be playing for the University of Delaware this season. The Gazette Leader’s Brian Cunniff reports that Hills and one other player will not suit up; Hills was entering his redshirt senior year at Delaware. ##
August 3, 2017

CREST POLICE NAB MOTEL THEFT SUSPECT

Wildwood Crest Police have arrested a 35 year old local woman with allegedly taking credit cards and jewelry stolen from a local motel room. Police announced that Kimberly Mcallister allegedly stole the merchandise and used the stolen credit cards at ...