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The Whirlwind of Live Gaming Excitement Sweeps Through New Jersey

Imagine the thrill of a live casino, the dealer's swift hand movements, the friendly banter, and the clinking of chips, all from the comfort of your own home. It's the vibe that's got everyone talking, especially with the recently launched Crazy Time in NJ, which has been a game-changer. Players are now indulging in a more interactive and vibrant gaming experience, bringing the excitement of a game show mixed with the classic casino ambiance to their fingertips. It's a refreshing wave for the local gaming scene, offering a fresh entertainment option that pays dividends beyond the digital realm. This innovative... Read more →


XO Bar Returns to Resorts Casino Hotel

Valentine-themed pop up at Bar One is open now through Thursday, February 29th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 19, 2024) – Valentine’s Day is just under a month away, and XO Bar located at Bar One is back and better than ever! This year’s theme is naughty or nice, and guests are invited to bring their sweethearts to enjoy delicious valentine-themed cocktails like The Love Bug, The Red Velvet Flirtini and The Spicy Hot Shot. XO Bar isn’t just for lovers – on February 6th, iconic AC drag queen Brittany Lynn is set to bring a Galentine’s Day Queen Cabaret to... Read more →


Atlantic City Electric Cold Weather Tips

CNBNews graphic files Atlantic City Electric offers the following tips to help reduce energy use and costs: Check your thermostat. Set your thermostat a few degrees lower in the winter, if health permits. You can save about two percent on your heating bill for every degree you lower your thermostat. When you are asleep or out of the house, try turning your thermostat back 10 to 15 degrees for eight hours to save approximately 10 percent on your heating bill. Consider investing in a smart thermostat that can connect to your mobile devices, helping you stay on top of your... Read more →


Two Juveniles Charged in Connection with Death of 14-Year-Old AC Resident

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Two Atlantic City juveniles have been charged in connection with a shooting incident which occurred earlier this month resulting in the death of a 14-year-old male from Atlantic City, NJ, identified as F.G. On January 5, 2024, at approximately 10:48 pm, the Atlantic City Police Department responded to the 3300 block of Atlantic Avenue in Atlantic City in reference to a disturbance involving numerous individuals and possible shots fired. Officers arrived CNBNews graphic file and located two juvenile males on the sidewalk and roadway who had gunshot wounds. The first juvenile was a 16-year-old male from... Read more →


The Magnetic Charm of Casino Cities

Let's take a stroll down the boulevards lined with neon signs and slot machines. Whether it's the ringing bells of a winning streak or the buzz of anticipation that fills the air, casino cities have an unmistakable aura that draws in millions each year. You could be walking down these vibrant streets one moment, and the next, Play at vegasgems.com, immersing yourself in a world of fun and chance without ever leaving your home. But what exactly makes these locales such gaming meccas? It's not just the potential for luck; it's the culture, the glamour, and the spirited energy that... Read more →


Celebrate Your Love Of New Jersey Wines

VALENTINE’S DAY: GARDEN STATE WINERIES HOST WINE & CHOCOLATE TRAIL WEEKENDS Haddonfield, NJ (January 9, 2024) – Garden State Wine Growers Association – a coalition of 60+ New Jersey wineries and vineyards supporting the Garden State’s wine industry through information, resources, and advocacy – will host two weekends of Valentine’s Day-themed events. The New Jersey Wine & Chocolate Trail Weekends celebrate Valentine's Day and will occur on two consecutive weekends: February 9-11 and February 16-18, 2024. During both weekends, participating New Jersey wineries offer wine tastings, artisanal chocolates, live music, and more. “In anticipation of Valentine’s Day, New Jersey’s wineries... Read more →


Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City Hosting Tony Orlando’s Final Concerts Saturday, March 16th

The performance takes place in the Superstar Theater; Tickets on sale now! ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 8, 2024) – American Pop legend Tony Orlando is set to headline the Superstar Theater at Resorts Casino Hotel for one of the final shows of his career. Known for multiple platinum-selling albums and no shortage of Top 40 hits like “Tie a Yellow Ribbon,” fans can join this momentous occasion on Saturday, March 16th at 8:00pm. Tickets are $75, $65 and $55 and are on sale now via ticketmaster.com. This special performance at Resorts Casino Hotel comes just prior to Orlando’s final concert... Read more →


AccuWeather Forecast Across the Country for New Years Eve

AccuWeather Global Weather Center - December 27, 2023 - The start of a new year is right around the corner, and AccuWeather meteorologists say that Mother Nature is providing reason to celebrate in the U.S.. Revelers who plan on welcoming the arrival of 2024 at outdoor events like the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball Drop may be in luck! From coast to coast, confetti and fireworks will be raining down from the sky, but little in the way of rain or snow will be found in the final moments of 2023. "After a rough year of extreme and severe... Read more →


MADISON RESORTS TO OPEN CAPE MAY COUNTY'S LARGEST RESORT

Wildwood Crest, NJ - Madison Resorts, a leading name in South Jersey resort ownership, is thrilled to announce a significant expansion with the acquisition of the iconic Royal Hawaiian in Wildwood Crest for $13.4M, with plans for $7M in renovations and updates. That property will be combined with the former historic doo-wop style property next door (formerly The Oceanview Motel) to become the largest resort in Cape May County. Madison Resort Wildwood Crest will offer an unparalleled experience for guests with 200+ rooms, three restaurants, two pools, five conference rooms, two rooftop event spaces, beachfront weddings and more. Phase one... Read more →


COMPTROLLER REVIEW:

Private Police Training Promoted Unconstitutional Tactics...

Demeaned Women, Minorities...and Glorified Violence About 240 New Jersey officers from across the state attended the taxpayer-funded training, the Office of the State Comptroller found. Posted on - 12/6/2023 TRENTON (December 18, 2023)(CNBNews)— Hundreds of law enforcement officers across New Jersey attended a private police training conference that taught unconstitutional policing tactics, glorified violence, denigrated women and minorities, and likely violated a myriad of state laws and policies, the Office of the State Comptroller (OSC) found. Billing itself as one of the country’s largest private police training companies, the New Jersey-based Street Cop held a six-day training conference in Atlantic... Read more →


Joe Frazier's Family Plans Live Boxing Card in Honor of The Champs 80th Birthday

BOARDWALK HALL JANUARY 13, 2024 JOE FRAZIER, JR. AND DANNY SWIFT GARCIA PRESENT “HOOKED ON GREATNESS” – CELEBRATING PAST AND LIVING LEGENDS, LIVE PROFESSIONAL BOXING RETURNS TO BOARDWALK HALL IN ATLANTIC CITY The family of the late great boxing legend and former world champion, Joe Frazier, will celebrate what would have been Smokin’ Joe’s 80th birthday with a live boxing card in Atlantic City, NJ, featuring two NABF Champions on Saturday, January 13. Joe Frazier, Jr. Promotions, in association with Danny Swift Garcia Promotions, present "Hooked on Greatness" Celebrating Past & Living Legends with a nine -bout professional boxing card... Read more →


10 Years for Atlantic City Armed Robber

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Wednesday, December 6, 2023, Dominique Devonish, 31, of Atlantic City, NJ, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for two armed robberies of a convenience store in Atlantic City in January of 2023. The 10-year sentence is subject to the No Early Release Act, meaning Devonish must serve 85% before becoming eligible for parole. He was also sentenced to five years of parole supervision upon his release. gloucestercitynews.net On October 25, 2023, Devonish pleaded guilty to two separate counts of first-degree robbery and a petty disorderly persons offense of harassment in an unrelated matter. Devonish... Read more →


"Christmas in the Air" Dazzles at Atlantic City's Borgata

By Nicole Pensiero Christmas in the Air at the Borgata Photos from December 7 Performance by Nicole Pensiero Don’t feel like heading up to New York City to see the Radio City Rockettes Christmas show or a Broadway musical? You’re in luck because the Borgata’s holiday season extravaganza, “Christmas in the Air,” combines the best of Broadway-style singing and Rockette-like dancing. We caught a recent Friday night performance of this fun-filled 75-minute song and dance extravaganza at the 1,000-seat Music Box at the Borgata – and left quite impressed by the entire production. From the color stage sets and beautiful... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: Resorts Casino Hotel Set to Turn Festive This December

Celebrate the holidays with a brand-new pop-up bar, exciting entertainment and the chance to win a 2024 Cadillac XT4 ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (December 7, 2023) – Resorts Casino Hotel is ready to bring the festive spirit to all guests this December. Resorts Casino Hotel’s newest pop up, the Candy Cane Lounge, is open now through January 3rd, bringing holiday drink specials and live entertainment! From now through January 1st, guests can earn entries by playing their favorite slot and table games to be in the running for a brand new 2024 Cadillac XT4 and $24,000 in Slot Cash. Additionally, Resorts... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Petty Officer 2nd Class Kasseem Laboo of Atlantic City Warfighter of the Day

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Wadelon Presley NORFOLK, Va. – Atlantic City, New Jersey, native Petty Officer 2nd Class Kasseem Laboo was recognized as Warfighter of the Day aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington, September 11, 2023. Warfighter of the Day is a command program where the ship’s captain personally recognizes a exemplary sailor for their accomplishments. Laboo was selected by his leadership for this honor. Laboo's motivation is always inspiring to his peers and represents the “Spirit of Freedom”, the ship’s nickname. “Don’t be afraid to try new things. Enjoy life, make mistakes, grow and try to be... Read more →


Lower Township Veterans Parade Saturday

LOWER TOWNSHIP NJ (October 29, 2023)(CNBNews)--On November 4, 2023, Lower Township will be having its 6th Annual Veterans Parade on Bayshore Road in the Villas. The Parade will begin at 11:00 AM at the Villas Fire Department and will travel South ending at Lower Township Municipal Hall. Bayshore Road will be closed from Alabama to Village Road beginning at 10:15 AM on Saturday and will reopen immediately following the parade at approximately 1:00 PM. Please come out along Bayshore Road Saturday morning to show your support for and appreciation to our Veterans. Read more →


Want to Improve Your Betting Skills? Here’s a Couple of Tricks You Should Know

There are a few tricks that you can have up your sleeve if you want to improve your betting skills. Betting is all about understanding the game, being able to calculate correctly, manage risk and finance while sticking to one’s analysis-based strategy at the same time. It’s no easy task to venture into the predictions of sports results. But this is basically what sports betting is all about. Luckily, you don’t need to base your predictions on your psychic abilities or a gut feeling. You can learn to use the past to predict the future. There are many things in... Read more →


Lower Township Police Participate in No-Shave November

LOWER TOWNSHIP NJ (October 31, 2023)(CNBNews)--Starting on November 1, 2023 through November 30, 2023, the Lower Township Police Department, along with many other departments nationwide, will be participating in “No-Shave November.” One of the goals of “No-Shave November” is to raise cancer awareness by embracing our hair (which many cancer patients lose), and letting it grow wild and free. Another goal is to use the money you typically would spend on shaving and grooming, to educate about cancer prevention, save lives and aid those fighting the battle. Our officers and staff will be contributing a minimum of $50.00 per month... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE:Holiday Entertainment Coming To Resorts Casino Hotel

This Festive Season The Modern Gentlemen, Sharpe Family, Michael Martocci and more to headline the Superstar Theater ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (October 23, 2023) – The Superstar Theater at Resorts Casino Hotel is set to turn festive for multiple rounds of holiday entertainment this year. Guests are invited to enjoy Michael Martocci Presents: Sinatra’s Birthday Bash, Swing Into Christmas Benefiting Toys for Tots, The Modern Gentlemen Holiday Show and The Sharpe Family show. Ticket information and show details below: The Sharpe Family Singers Saturday, November 25th | 8:00pm The Sharpe Family Singers are set to bring the best of Broadway hits... Read more →


Khalif Chambers, 20, of Atlantic City, 7 Years Prison Term for Pos. of Cocaine

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Monday, October 23, 2023, Khalif Chambers, 20, of Atlantic City, NJ, was sentenced by the Honorable Donna M. Taylor, J.S.C., on charges of unlawful possession of a handgun and possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute it. Under the terms of his plea agreement, Chambers was sentenced to seven years in New Jersey State Prison with 42 months of parole ineligibility under the Graves Act. On January 6, 2023, an officer from the Atlantic City Police Department was on routine patrol when he saw a vehicle obstructing traffic. Following a motor vehicle stop, Chambers... Read more →


Tajideen Austin, 30, of Atlantic City Sentenced to 10 Years in State Prison

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Monday, October 23, 2023, Tajideen Austin, 30, of Atlantic City, NJ, was sentenced by the Honorable Donna M. Taylor, J.S.C., on charges of second-degree aggravated assault, second-degree possession of a handgun for an unlawful purpose, and first-degree unlawful possession of a handgun by a prior violent offender. Under the terms of his plea agreement, Austin was sentenced to an aggregate term of 10 years in New Jersey State Prison with 5 ½ years of parole ineligibility. Upon his release, Austin will be subject to three years of intensive parole supervision. On July 23, 2022, the... Read more →


The Different Types of Roulette Bets

Roulette, often referred to as the "King of Casino Games," has captivated gamblers for centuries with its unique blend of luck, strategy, and the tantalizing spin of a wheel. For newcomers and seasoned veterans alike, understanding the different types of bets available can greatly enhance the playing experience. In this guide, we will delve into the intricacies of each bet type, offering a deeper comprehension of their mechanics, odds, and suitable player profiles. 1. Straight up: Description: This is the purest form of betting in roulette. By placing your chip directly on a specific number, including 0 (and 00 in... Read more →


Atlantic County Celebrates Disability Awareness Month

Atlantic County celebrated October as Disability Awareness Month by presenting the 34th annual Donald J. Sykes Award to two county residents in recognition of their outstanding achievements and contributions to our community today, Tuesday, October 17. Each year honorees are nominated by area organizations, family or friends for their positive attitudes, personal accomplishments and their success in enriching the lives of others. The awards presentation is a cooperative effort of the Atlantic County Division of Intergenerational Services and the Atlantic County Disability Advisory Board. Established by the county in 1989, the ceremony was later named in memory of Donald J.... Read more →


The Lowdown on Sports Betting Odds and Bet Types

If you’re new to the sports betting world and want to be a successful bettor, you must know how to read sports betting odds. Sports betting odds tell us how much you can win when you bet on a particular outcome in a sporting event. They also indicate how likely a particular outcome is to happen and are updated almost in real-time as sporting events and tournaments occur. Read this guide to betting odds and the main types of bets you can place. image provided Odds Formats The odds are usually presented in three formats: decimal, fractional, and moneyline. Each... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Diligence on the Delaware

PHILADELPHIA PA (CNBNews)--Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia stand aboard a 29-foot Response Boat-Small, September 13, 2023, while moored at the docks of Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay, in Philadelphia. Station Philadelphia's crew is responsible for search and rescue, law enforcement, maritime security, and protecting critical infrastructures in and around Delaware Bay. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) By Petty Officer 3rd Class Carmen Caver Nestled along Philadelphia’s waterfront, Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay is charged with providing maritime safety, security, and environmental protection of the Delaware River and the Tri-State area’s bustling waterways. The Philadelphia-based Coast Guard sector’s area of responsibility... Read more →


What Kinds of Bookie Software are Available to US Residents?

Bookie software is also known as sports betting software or oddsmaker software. This is a type of technology that allows online sportsbooks to operate. The term bookie is short for bookmaker. You can learn more about this if you click here. The technology assists bookies in accepting wagers for sporting events, setting the odds in different sporting events, and paying out any winnings to bettors. Bookies make money by charging a vigorish, also known as juice or a vig. This could also be called the transaction fee for placing a wager. The History of Bookies In the past, bookies were... Read more →


Free Atlantic County Flu Vaccinations Start Oct. 3

Atlantic City Casinos on the Boardwalk ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (SEPTEMBER 28, 2023)(CNBNews)--Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson has announced 10 public clinics where residents 18 years and older can receive free flu vaccinations to help protect themselves and others from contracting and spreading the seasonal influenza virus. The clinics, provided by the Atlantic County Division of Public Health, will be held on Tuesdays and Fridays at various locations throughout the county beginning October 3 through October 31. No appointment is needed. “The type and severity of flu viruses may vary from year to year, but a... Read more →


O'Donoghue, Republican Nominee for AC Sheriff, Calls Out Absent Incumbent Scheffler

Egg Harbor Township (September 27, 2023)(CNBNews)-Joe O’Donoghue, the Republican nominee for Atlantic County Sheriff, released the following statement in response to Democrat Atlantic County Sheriff’s continued absence of leadership, full-time law enforcement, and accountability. Joe O’Donoghue, the Republican nominee for Atlantic County Sheriff “First, during National Night Out, Hope Atlantic County, which shares the same phone number as the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office, both of which are led by Atlantic County Sheriff Scheffler, distributed tax payer funded Narcan within colored draw-sting bags with comic-styled lettering with phrases like “WHAM” and “POW” on them to children. Shocked parents called the Municipal... Read more →


KUDOS! Police Sgt. Perry, Det. Sgt. Scheid, Cpl. Fessler of Lower Township PD Promoted

Three Lower Township Police Officers were promoted recently. (photo provided) LOWER TOWNSHIP NJ (CNBNEWS)--First Class Michael Perry is a lifelong resident of Lower Township and graduated from Lower Cape May Regional High School in 1999. He was hired just out of High School as a SLEO II Law Enforcement Officer with the Lower Township Police Department. He worked in this capacity until September of 2003, when he was hired as a Corrections Officer with the Cape May County Sheriff’s Department. In June of 2004, Michael was hired as a full-time Patrol Officer with the Lower Township Police Department. Upon graduating... Read more →


Biden Wants to House New York's 60,000 Illegal Immigrants at Atlantic City International Airport

New Jersey officials push back on Ilegal Migrant Relocations ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -21 JUL 2020- View of the Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) on the Jersey Shore in New Jersey, United States. EQRoy | Shutterstock.com (The Center Square) — New Jersey officials are pushing back against the Biden administration's plans to relocate asylum-seekers from neighboring New York City to a federally owned airport in the state. The Atlantic City International Airport in Egg Harbor Township is among the 11 federally owned facilities that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security named in a letter to New York City Mayor Eric Adams... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: Escape to the Atlantic City In-Water Power Boat Show!

Escape to the Atlantic City In-Water Power Boat Show! Four days only! September 7-10th at the Farley State Marina adjacent to the Golden Nugget casino/hotel in Atlantic City! Be the first to see the new 2024 model introductions from over 70 boat manufacturers. Now emerging as the largest in-water boat show in the northeast & mid-Atlantic regions, the Atlantic City In-Water Power Boat show features more boats in the water than any other show in the region! The 2023 edition show features big center consoles and big bowriders as well as noteworthy sport fish yachts and sport yachts. Also dotting... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: The Downbeach Seafood Festival

Saturday, Sept 9th & Sunday, Sept 10th, 2023 Starting at Gardners Basin in the early '90s, with a brief hiatus, the Seafood Festival returned to the region on Bader Field in 2012 for a 7-year run. In 2019, the Festival traveled approximately 1-mile "downbeach" to Ventnor! This move was an exciting change that allowed festival-goers to explore and discover new seaside towns and South Jersey areas. For 3 years now, Ski Beach has been a huge hit! The team at Good Team Tricycle will once again transform Ventnor's Ski Beach into a seafood lover's paradise featuring approximately 25 different local... Read more →


Down The Shore:Golden Nugget Michael Jackson Tribute and In-Water Boat Show 

photo provided ATLANTIC CITY NJ -- (CNBNews)--Come out this Labor Day Weekend to Golden Nugget in Atlantic City for MICHAEL - A Tribute to Michael Jackson! Brilliantly executed by award-winning MJ tribute artist, “ICE”, this full-production show includes all the hits of Jackson's illustrious career, along with live dancers and the Even Stephen orchestra under the direction of Stetson Burden. Fans will hear the hits and be mesmerized by the spot-on mimicry of Jackson and his decades of hits. Don’t miss “ICE” as Michael Jackson, the ONLY all live vocal tribute show in all of Atlantic City this Labor Day... Read more →


City of Wildwood End of Season 17th Annual Block Party 

Sunday, September 3 ~ 1:00PM-10:00PM Live music, free activities for the kids, craft vendors, food vendors, and more. Sign up to be a craft vendor: https://cityofwildwood.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=86 Sign up to be a food vendor: https://cityofwildwood.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=87 Read more →


16-Year-Old Atlantic City Male Stabbed to Death

MAYS LANDING, NJ – On Wednesday, August 16, 2023, at approximately 10:40 pm, the Atlantic City Police Department was dispatched to the 1300 block of Caspian Avenue in reference to a juvenile male with a stab wound. A 16-year-old Atlantic City male was located in an apartment with what appeared to be at least one stab wound to the chest area. The victim was transported to the AtlantiCare Medical Center in Atlantic City where he succumbed to his injuries. Another 16-year-old Atlantic City male, T.C., was charged in connection with this stabbing. T.C. has been charged with first-degree murder, third-degree... Read more →


The 2023 Visit Atlantic City Airshow Announces Show Day Schedule

images provided by Courtney Colletti | Aug 7, 2023 | 2023 Today, the Greater Atlantic City Chamber, Visit Atlantic City and David Schultz Airshows unveiled the full Show Day performance schedule for the 2023 Visit Atlantic City Airshow. This year’s show is set to take to the skies above Atlantic City on Wednesday, August 16 starting at 11 a.m. Celebrating its 20th year in Atlantic City in 2023, the Visit Atlantic City Airshow is the world’s premier midweek beachfront airshow, drawing more than a half a million (500,000+) spectators annually. “You have so many fan-favorite performers returning to the Atlantic... Read more →


Travel On: The Beautiful Borgata, Top Destination Spot in Atlantic City

By Nicole Pensiero| Special to CNBNews The Borgata’s iconic gold façade is a genuine stand-out among Atlantic City’s casino resorts. Photo provided by Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa. It’d been only a few minutes since I’d stepped on the casino floor at Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa when I had the feeling the weekend was definitely going to be winner. After all, I was feeling like a winner after nabbing $200-plus dollars on a penny slot machine I’d only fed $20 to. It was the start to what turned out to be an amazing three-day getaway. I’d often... Read more →


How Sports Betting Has Changed over the Years

The sports betting landscape has undergone a massive transformation over the past few decades. What was once an underground activity condemned by the major sports leagues has now become a multi-billion dollar industry embraced by sports franchises and media companies. Here's a look at how the sports betting experience has evolved over the years: Illegal Local Bookies Prior to 2018, legal sports betting only existed in Nevada. Everywhere else, bettors relied on local bookies running illegal operations to place a wager on games. These bookies took bets over the phone or in backrooms of bars and charged vigorish ("vig"), which... Read more →


Treasurer of Linwood PTO and Linwood Street Hockey Assn., Charged with Stealing over $150K

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Detectives from the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office’s Financial Crime Unit charged Laurie Montgomery, 53, of Linwood, NJ, with stealing more than $150,000.00 while acting as the treasurer of the Linwood Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) and the Linwood Street Hockey Association. Montgomery is charged with two counts of Theft by Failing to Make the Required Disposition of Property Received, crimes of the third and second degree. The investigation began in August 2021, when suspicions emerged from the Linwood PTO that Montgomery was misappropriating funds and failing to maintain an accurate ledger containing the organization's financial records. It was... Read more →


Avalon Residents Invited to National Night Out

AVALON, NJ (July 27, 2023)(CNBNews)--Come join us for Avalon's National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1st from 6 PM to 9 PM at the intersection of 29th Street and Avalon Avenue. This exciting event is being hosted by the Police and Fire Departments, along with the Public Works Department. For further details, please see below. CATEGORY DOWN THE SHORE Read more →


Atlantic City Customers should prepare now for hot temperatures with these useful tips

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (June 21, 2023) — With cool spring temperatures giving way to hot summer days, Atlantic City Electric wants to help customers save both money and energy by offering the following tips: Check your thermostat. Set your thermostat a few degrees higher if health permits. You can save about two percent on your bill for every degree you raise your thermostat. Consider investing in a smart thermostat that can adjust the temperature while you are away and can connect to your mobile devices should your plans change. Adjust your blinds and drapes. Lower the blinds and close your... Read more →


Atlantic City PD Arrest Two Suspects with K-9 Assistance on Illegal Drug Charges

CNBNews Graphic file ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (July 15, 2023)(CNBNews)--The Atlantic City Police Department arrested two men following surveillance and assistance from a k-9 unit. On July 15, 2023, at 12:33 PM, Detectives Christopher Dodson and Alberto Valles were surveilling Trenton and Crossan Avenues regarding complaints of narcotic activity from residents. During the surveillance, the detectives conducted a motor vehicle stop in reference to a narcotics investigation. The driver, Kareem Wiley, had a suspended driver’s license prohibiting him from driving a vehicle in New Jersey. Detectives also arrested Wiley on July 6. Wiley and the passenger, Taquan Montgomery, were removed from... Read more →


Agnes Zaine, of Cape May and Gloucester City

On July 8, 2023 passed away. Age 88, Of Cape May, NJ, formerly of Gloucester City, NJ. Born in Camden, NJ, she was the daughter of the late, Stanley and Victoria (Dmochowski) Bilcharski. Loving mother of Terri Matlack, Kelly Zaine, John Zaine; cherished grandmother of Joey, Angela, Jenifer, Lindsay, Taylor and Morgan. Agnes was predeceased by her beloved husband, John A. Zaine in February 2007. She will be sadly missed by many, and forever in our hearts. Agnes had worked for several years as a crossing guard in the Fairview section of Camden. At her request, cremation will be private.... Read more →


Atlantic City Police Arrest Suspect with 2 Guns

The Atlantic City Police Department arrested a man who pointed a handgun at a woman amid a mental health crisis. On July 5, 2023, at 1:52 PM, patrol officers responded to the 300 block of Rosemont Place about a woman being held against her will, and the suspect was armed with a handgun. Additionally, information was provided that the suspect was having a mental health episode. Shortly after officers arrived, the victim ran out of the residence. Officers took up a tactical position around the residence to contact the suspect, Troy Williams. Williams exited the home onto a balcony where... Read more →


ATLANTIC CITY POLICE CHARGE MAN FOR TOUCHING TEENAGE SWIMMERS

The Atlantic City Police Department and Atlantic City Beach Patrol arrested a man after he inappropriately touched several females. On July 2, 2023, at 5:11 PM, Officers Deborah Gilmore and Marquez Jones responded to the New Hampshire Avenue beach in reference to a man inappropriately touching several teenagers. The officers arrived to find the suspect, Rojer Gomez, had been detained by Atlantic City Beach Patrol Captain Jamie Torres. There were numerous witnesses and victims that were touched or observed Gomez touching teenage girls or women while they were in the ocean. Three victims, ages 16, 16, and 15, came forward... Read more →


Crime Tips Lead AC Police to Handgun and Illegal Drugs

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (JULY 4, 2023)(CNBNEWS)The Atlantic City Police Department arrested three individuals and recovered a handgun and drugs while targeting specific locations of frequent complaints from residents and business owners. On June 29, 2023, Detectives Christopher Dodson, Eric Evans, Alberto Valles, and Kevin Perez under the supervisor of Sergeant Darrin Lorady were assigned to patrol specific areas of the city to combat the distribution of narcotics and suppress violent crime. At 8:19 PM, the detectives were conducting surveillance on an apartment complex in the first block of south Iowa Avenue. They observed Anthony Savage and Kassandra Beebe engaging in... Read more →


South Dakota Man Arrested for Murder of AC Resident

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Dominique Woodall, 27, from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was arrested without incident on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at approximately 2:00 a.m. in Pleasantville, NJ for the murder of 30 year old Atlantic City resident Terrance Dismuke on Friday, June 16, 2023 in Egg Harbor City, NJ. On June 16, 2023, at approximately 4:50 pm, the Egg Harbor City Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of St. Louis Avenue for a report of a shooting. Mr. Dismuke had been shot and was transported to the hospital by emergency medical personnel. Mr. Dismuke succumbed to his... Read more →


Gun-Toting 12-Year-Old Bites Atlantic City Police Officer Trying to Escape Arrest

ATLANTIC CITY NJ (July 3, 2023)(CNBNews)--A gun-toting 12- year-old-boy was arrested by Atlantic City Police on Thursday, June 29. When an officer tried to arrest the juvenile delinquent, he bit him. image courtesy of the Atlantic City Police' According to NJ.com an officer spotted the juvenile around 2 PM walking in the 600-unit block of New York Avenue. The officer said it appeared the boy was carrying a handgun in the waistband of his pants as he walked into a store. The 12-year-old spotted the officer and headed for the store’s backdoor with the officer right behind him. When the... Read more →


Bellmawr Resident Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Assault

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (JULY 2, 2023)(CNBNews)--Darren Petti, of Bellmawr (photo) accused of stabbing a 60-year-old man in Atlantic City on July 19, 2021, pleaded guilty to aggravated assault on June 30, 2023. Aggravated assault carries a sentence of three years. Petti has been detained in the Atlantic County Justice Facility for two years. According to breakingac.com/ he must serve 85 percent of that sentence or more than 2.5 years before being eligible for release. He will be sentenced on August 10, 2023. Read more →


Atlantic City Police Issues Warning Regarding the Sale of Stolen Property

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (JULY 3, 2023)(CNBNews)The Atlantic City Police Department reminds the public that purchasing stolen property is illegal in New Jersey. Any business that is found to have purchased stolen property will be subject to the removal of their mercantile license. They will also have potentially violated the following criminal statutes: 2C: 20-7 Receiving Stolen Property a. Receiving. A person is guilty of theft if he knowingly receives or brings into this State movable property of another knowing that it has been stolen, or believing that it is probably stolen. It is an affirmative defense that the property was... Read more →