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Investigators Determine Two Men Responsible for Atlantic City Murder in May

MAYS LANDING—In a cooperative investigation, with assistance from multiple law enforcement agencies, two men were arrested Tuesday, Oct. 12, and charged in connection to the May 19th, fatal shooting of Jahmil Greenidge in Atlantic City, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. Denzel Garrison Denzel Garrison, 28, of Newark, was arrested in Newark by the Newark Police Department and charged with the following offenses: · 1st degree Murder · 1st degree Conspiracy · 2nd degree Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose · 2nd degree Unlawful Possession of a Weapon Laquine Demby, 30, of Pleasantville, was arrested in Pleasantville... Read more →


Lower Township Couple Overdose, 38-Year-Old Woman Dies; Suspect Arrested for Death of Deceased

LOWER TOWNSHIP, NJ--On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, members of the Lower Township Police Department Patrol Division responded to the 500 block of Seashore Road for a reported double drug overdose. Upon arrival a male and a female were both found unconscious and unresponsive. Officers administered Naloxone and attempted life saving measures before the victims were transported to Cape Regional Medical Center by Inspira Health EMS. It was learned a short time later that the male regained consciousness, however the female, a 38 year old resident of Lower Township was pronounced dead at Cape Regional Medical Center. Members of the Lower... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: Avalon Trunk or Treat/Halloween Registration

Avalon’s Halloween celebration and Trunk or Treat are both coming this month! To register your house for Halloween trick or treating, click here: https://stoneharborrecreation.com/trick-or-treat-halloween-house-registration/ Read more →


Atlantic County Residents to Participate in Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day on October 6

ATLANTIC COUNTY — Thousands of New Jersey residents will be coming together virtually to Knock Out Opioid Abuse on October 6, for the state’s 6th Annual Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day. Designated as a permanent day of prevention education and awareness, Knock Opioid Abuse Day is designed to shine light on the opioid crisis impacting thousands of New Jersey residents and families. In 2020, more 216 people in Atlantic County died of a drug overdose, a majority of which involved some form of opioid. Additionally, between January and June 2021 there have been 727 Naloxone administrations to reverse opioid overdoses... Read more →


Atlantic County Animal Shelters Has Pets Available

Peyton Cleary (CNBNews photo credit) PLEASANTVILLE, NJ --Looking for a new pet? Consider adopting a dog or cat from the Atlantic County Animal Shelter, today Friday, Sept. 17 through Sunday, Sept. 19, when adoption fees will be reduced to $25 and waived for senior pets age 7 and older during the annual “Clear the Shelters” promotion. The Atlantic County Animal Shelter offers canines and felines of all ages, sizes and temperaments. And on occasion, purebred dogs and cats become available for adoption. “If you’re looking for a pet, this is a perfect opportunity,” Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson said. “The... Read more →


Philadelphia Resident Avery Bracey Convicted of Murdering Ky’Lee Haynes in Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING- After a six-day trial before Judge W. Todd Miller an Atlantic County jury convicted a Philadelphia man for the January 2019, fatal shooting of a 21 year-old man, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. On Aug., 27, 2021, a jury returned a guilty verdict against Avery Bracey, 39, on Avery Bracey the following counts: 1. 1st degree Robbery-2 counts 2. 3rd degree Criminal Restraint 3. 2nd degree Unlawful Possession of a Handgun 4. 2nd degree Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose- 4 counts 5. 1st degree Aggravated Manslaughter 6. 1st degree Felony Murder 7. 4th... Read more →


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City To Host Job Fair Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  

WHAT: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will host a job fair on Wednesday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Sound Waves. Opportunities both union and non-union jobs include food & beverage, housekeeping, spa, front desk, and more. Hard Rock Atlantic City proudly offers team members competitive hourly rates, flexible hours, free parking, free employee dining room, and bonus opportunities. All vaccinated team members receive a $100 Visa gift card and are entered into a drawing to win up to $50,000, a 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee, or an all-expense-paid trip to a Hard Rock property. To... Read more →


Cape May County Prosecutor's Office Job Opening

Cape May Court House, New Jersey (August 31, 2021)-- - Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces the Prosecutor's Office is currently seeking to hire qualified candidates for a County Detective position. Read more →


Public Service Electric & Gas Issues Safety Tips for IDA

PSE&G is ready for the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida, forecast to bring heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and potentially gusty winds to our service area Wednesday into Thursday. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Louisiana and surrounding states that were struck by Category 4 Hurricane Ida. While Ida has weakened substantially, we’re closely monitoring the weather and preparing for heavy rain and potential flooding. We are ready to respond to issues as they arise and encourage you to prepare for the storm as well. PSE&G prepares year-round for extreme weather to maintain reliable service for our customers.... Read more →


Jeremias Ortiz Arrested for Wildwood Murder

Gloucestercitynews.net graphic Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief Robert Regalbuto of the Wildwood Police Department announce the arrest of Jeremias Ortiz, 37 years old of Wildwood, New Jersey. On July 14, 2021, the Wildwood Police Department Uniformed Patrol Division responded to the 200 East block of Roberts Ave for the report of a medical emergency. Upon arrival officers discovered the unresponsive body of Jason Ruiz, 38 years old of Wildwood, New Jersey. A joint investigation was initiated by members of the Wildwood Police Department Detective Division and the Cape May... Read more →


Five Villas Suspects Arrested on Narcotic Charges

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland, Lower Township Police Chief William Priole, and Cape May County Sheriff Robert Nolan announce the arrest of Bryan Claudio-Reyes, (age 28), Steven R. Harpel (age 34), Benjamin J. Beason (age 39), Jessica K. Smith (age 34) and Sherri L. Schultz (age 47) all residing in Villas section of Lower Township, NJ for various narcotics offenses on August 6, 2021. These arrests were the conclusion of a cooperative narcotics investigation between the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office, Gangs, Guns, and Narcotics Task Force, the Cape May County... Read more →


Atlantic City Air Show Practice Day August 17, Event August 18

PRACTICE DAY Tuesday, August 17 at 11 AM* See and hear Atlantic City Airshow performers as they practice their routines. Performers, time, and schedule is subject to change with no notice. EVENT DAY, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 18 The Greater Atlantic City Chamber is pleased to announce the return of the Atlantic City Airshow “A Salute to Those Who Serve,” presented by GEICO on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. The 18th Annual event will feature the U. S. Air Force Thunderbirds as the headline act. “We are thrilled to host the 2021 Atlantic City Airshow and we are so grateful for our partners... Read more →


Video Film of Fatal Accident Between AC Police Vehicle and Bicyclist Released

TRENTON – The Attorney General’s Office today released a recording from a private security camera that captured video footage of a fatal encounter involving a police vehicle and a bicyclist that occurred on June 18, 2021 in Atlantic City. The bicyclist, Everett Stern, 63, of Atlantic City, N.J., was critically injured and died in the hospital one week later. The accident occurs 34 seconds into the film at the intersection of Arkansas Avenue and Arctic Avenue which is shown in the circle. Because the camera is so far away from the intersection you can barely see the collision happen. ~CNBNews... Read more →


South Jersey Gas to Began Paving Work in Avalon in September and Finish by Mothers Day Weekend 2022 in

AVALON, NJ (August 14, 2021)--South Jersey Gas has informed the Borough of Avalon that it will being paving operations through the community starting no earlier than Monday, September 13th and no later than Thursday, September 30th. This is to repair streets that were compromised by recent work by the utility mandated by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities. Streets that will receive some paving operations include, but are not limited to: 7th Street; Dune Drive between 65th and 66th Street; 17th Street between First Avenue and Dune Drive; and 48th Street, between Ocean Drive and Dune Drive. South Jersey... Read more →


Moving to New Jersey - How much does it cost?

Trenton NJ Bridge If you are planning a move in the coming months you probably have a lot on your mind. Moving can be a complicated process even if you are just moving a few doors down. When it comes to making sure that your move goes as smoothly as possible it is important to stay organized and make sure you plan ahead. If you wait until the last minute to tie up loose ends, things start to get stressful. One of the biggest stressors associated with moving is the cost. Not only do you have to deal with the... Read more →


CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL COVID-19 Integrated County View

Maps, charts, and data provided by CDC, updates daily by 8 pm ET† Select state and county to populate county-specific data: State: Select a State Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming County or metro area: Select County Atlantic County Bergen County... Read more →


Marlton Resident Indicted for Allegedly Threatening Casino Patron with Box Cutter

TRENTON – Acting Attorney General Andrew J. Bruck today announced that a man has been indicted by a state grand jury for allegedly threatening a casino patron with a box cutter during a robbery attempt at Bally’s Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., in December 2020. Shawn P. Applewhite, 25, of Marlton, N.J., was indicted on Friday, Aug. 6, on these charges: Robbery (1st Degree) Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose (3rd Degree) The indictment was obtained by the Division of Criminal Justice (DCJ) Specialized Crimes Bureau as the result of an investigation by the New Jersey... Read more →


Senator Vince Polistina announces Legislative Services are available  

Vince Polistina - Don P. Hurley Photo August 6, 2021 – Senator Vince Polistina (R-LD 2) announced that his Legislative office is open and staffed to assist with any variety of needs faced by the residents of Atlantic County. The office can be reached at (609) 677-8266. “It is important to me to make sure the residents know that the office will continue in its mission of helping people,” said Polistina. “I have been selected to continue Senator Brown’s legacy of assisting Atlantic County’s hard-working middle-class families and retirees with issues related to unemployment, the Motor Vehicle Commission, Veterans Affairs... Read more →


CNB Fishing Maryland: 301 lb Swordfish Caught off Ocean City, MD

Maryland Fishing Report – August 4 by Fisheries Biologist Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo by Big Fish Classic, used by permission Last week we had a swordfish state record, set by angler Peter Schultz and his team off the coast of Ocean City. The swordfish was brought to gaff after an eight-hour battle and weighed in at 301 pounds. The big event in Ocean City this week is the White Marlin Open, and with a purse exceeding $9 million and 444 boats entered it is no small affair. Anyone fishing near the inlet, the East Channel, or... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: A Look Back at The Wildwoods By The Sea 1950 and 1960/VIDEO

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews (Gloucestercitynews.net)-WILDWOOD, NJ--A 1960 documentary (see below) about the Wildwoods will bring back fond memories from those of us who grew up vacationing in this resort during the '50s and '60s. Although this was 60 years ago it seems like yesterday for some of us. Remember the smell of the sea when you got off the parkway and drove the last few miles into Wildwood along the Rio Grande Blvd. hoping you didn't get stuck in traffic when the bridge opened for a fishing boat. All the nightclubs with live bands such as the Riptide... Read more →


DRIVE YOUR DREAMS CAR SHOW

We're back with our sold-out Annual Drive Your Dreams Car Show!!! 2nd stop NY/NJ come join DJ Envy showcasing the hottest celebrities cars. About this event We're back with our sold out Annual Celebrity Car Show. Join DJ Envy and his celebrity friends as they showcase the hottest cars from around the world. A family-friendly event, bring your kids and enjoy! Previous year's shows was one for the books, and this year we're taking our show on the road. Expect bigger and better! Doors open at 12:00 pm Get your tickets NOW, you don’t want to miss this.... Date and... Read more →


CONSUMER TIPS: HAVE A PURPOSE WHEN BACKYARDING

Know Your Personality Type (NAPSI)—Backyarding—the trend to use the backyard for everything from tele-working to working out to relaxing—has a different purpose for each person. Identifying your backyard’s role in your family’s health and happiness is key to cultivating a purposeful outdoor space customized to your needs. “How do you a create a more purposeful outdoor space? First, you need to identify what type of ‘backyarder’ you are,” explains Kris Kiser, President & CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) and the TurfMutt Foundation. “Then, you can get to work in your yard with that idea in mind.” Here... Read more →


Atlantic City Drug Dealer Indicted in Evesham Fatal Overdose

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that an Atlantic City drug dealer has been indicted for the death of a 37-year-old woman who fatally overdosed two years ago in Evesham Township on fentanyl-laced heroin he sold to her the day before she died. A grand jury charged Kahlil Carpenter, 30, with Strict Liability for Drug-Induced Death (First Degree), Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree), Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance with Intent to Distribute (Third Degree) and Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (Third Degree). The indictment was returned July 16 and signed by Prosecutor Coffina. An arraignment... Read more →


Dunkin and Scholarship America Announce Winners of the Philadelphia Regional Scholarships

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(July 29, 2021)--Dunkin' and its greater Philadelphia-area franchisees, in partnership with Scholarship America, today announced the recipients of its 12th annual Philadelphia Regional Scholarship Program. The program helps high school seniors and college students in Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, and Kent and New Castle counties in Delaware pursue a part-time or full-time undergraduate degree at the institution of their choice. Students were selected from more than 900 applicants based on their academic record, demonstrated leadership, and proven commitment to their school and local community. Dunkin’ and its franchisees in the greater Philadelphia-area will award these recipients with a... Read more →


VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Seven in Rough Seas Southeast of Cape May

CAPE MAY, NJ Aircrews from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C. rescue seven people aboard a 40-foot sportfishing boat beset by weather 60 nautical miles southeast of Cape May, N.J., July 25, 2021. Mariners are encouraged to check weather forecasts before heading out on the water. U.S. Coast Guard video below. CAPE MAY, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued seven people from a sportfishing boat beset by weather 69 miles southeast of Cape May Sunday. A small craft advisory for the area indicated 4-to-6-foot seas with winds gusting up to 30 knots. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay... Read more →


AG’s Office Investigating Fatal Accident Involving Police Vehicle And Bicyclist In Atlantic City

Fatal accident between a police vehicle and a bicyclist on Arkansas Avenue, Atlantic City on June 18, 2021. AG office investigating. (photo courtesy of https://wpgtalkradio.com/ ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Attorney General’s Office is conducting an investigation of a motor vehicle accident involving a police vehicle and a bicyclist that occurred on June 18 in Atlantic City. The bicyclist was critically injured and died in the hospital one week later. The decedent has been identified as Everett Stern, 63, of Atlantic City, N.J. According to the preliminary investigation, a uniformed officer of the Atlantic City Police Department was operating a... Read more →


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NJ POLITICS: Polistina Team Calls for an End to Smoking in Casinos

Egg Harbor Twp: Former Assemblyman and Senate Candidate Vince Polistina calls for a permanent ban in Atlantic City Casinos following the expiration of Governor Murphy's Executive Order. "Casino workers and guests were able to experience what it would be like to be inside a smoke-free casino since September of last year," Polistina said. "While the COVID-19 pandemic will be a thing of the past at some point, the risks associated with second-hand smoke are very real, and not going anywhere unless we do something to change that. As someone who has suffered a personal loss from cancer, this issue could... Read more →


Cape May Coast Guard Training Center to Host Sunset Parade August 1, Public Invited

CAPE MAY, NJ, UNITED STATES Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Brahm U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May CAPE MAY, N.J. -- Recruits companies from U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May prepare to march on the parade field as part of a Sunset Parade in honor of the Jersey Cape Military Spouses Club and local community organizations and to recognize the Coast Guard’s 229th birthday, Aug. 4, 2019. CAPE MAY, N.J. – U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is scheduled to host a Coast Guard Day Sunset Parade at the base at 7:40 p.m., August 1,... Read more →


NJ Lottery Announces Claimed Prizes over $1 Million  

TRENTON (July 20, 2021) – The New Jersey Lottery is happy to announce all prizes over $1 million that have been claimed anonymously between April 1, 2021 and June 30, 2021. Players who win $599.99 or less from the New Jersey Lottery can cash their winning prize at any of the Lottery’s nearly 7,000 retailers. Players who win $600.00 or more must file a claim with the Division of Lottery. Each month, the Division of Lottery receives approximately 4,000 claims. Transparency and integrity are vitally important to the New Jersey Lottery. In the interest of maintaining that transparency, below are... Read more →


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Revenue Books for NJ Sports Betting in June Boom

With $71 million in revenue, Garden State sportsbooks continue to thrive into summer, according to PlayNJ (ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — New Jersey’s online and retail sportsbooks rejoined the national trend of declining betting volume in June. But a hold of 9.3% pushed revenue at sportsbooks to more than $71 million, a remarkable result that blunted the effects of any summer slowdown, according to PlayNJ, which tracks the state’s regulated online gaming and sports betting market. “Overall, New Jersey continues to perform far better than every other sports betting market in the U.S.,” said Dustin Gouker, analyst for the PlayUSA.comNetwork, which... Read more →


Atlantic City Councilman Beaten, Police Investigating

The Atlantic City Police Department is investigating an assault that occurred on July 15, 2021. At 10:45 pm, patrol officers responded to a parking lot near the intersection of Florida and Atlantic Avenues for a report of an assault. Officers arrived to find a victim, MD Hossain Morshed, 47, the 4th Ward councilman for the City of Atlantic City. Morshed was transported to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Anyone with additional information regarding the incident is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766. Information can be... Read more →


*Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Set for August 20-22

The Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame officially announces its 5th Annual Induction Weekend scheduled for August 20 through August 22, 2021. Boxing enthusiasts will enjoy the experience of a lifetime with an action-packed weekend of festivities hosted at Atlantic City resort industry leader, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, along with FantaSea Resorts and the historic Claridge – A Radisson Hotel who will team up to rollout the red carpet for this memorable event. “It’s a GREAT day for Atlantic City as I’m elated to welcome the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame back to our great city. Ray McCline... Read more →


Philadelphia Internal Revenue Service announced its “Dirty Dozen” list for 2021

URGES AMERICANS TO WATCH OUT FOR TAX SCAMS DURING THE PANDEMIC PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Internal Revenue Service announced its “Dirty Dozen” list for 2021 with a warning for taxpayers, tax professionals and financial institutions to be on the lookout for these 12 nefarious schemes and scams. Taxpayers are encouraged to review the “Dirty Dozen” list in a special section on IRS.gov and should be alert to these scams during tax filing season and throughout the year. This year’s “Dirty Dozen” is separated into four separate categories: pandemic-related scams like Economic Impact Payment theft; personal information cons including phishing, ransomware... Read more →


31 Sex Offenders Arrested;Some from Bellmawr, Blackwood, Cherry Hill, Pennsauken, Paulsboro

TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today announced arrests of 31 individuals who are charged with sexually exploiting children online. The 31 men were arrested in “Operation 24/7,” a collaborative operation launched to address the continued spike in reports of potential threats to children from online predators during the COVID pandemic. Two men are charged with sexually assaulting or attempting to sexually assault children, and two other men are charged with manufacturing or attempting to manufacture child sexual abuse materials by extorting or soliciting sexually explicit images of children they encountered via gaming or social media apps. The remaining... Read more →


Two Lucky Hard Rock Players Hit It Big

Shikshya B. (left) won more than $300,000 and Frank G.(right) won more than $130,000 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City on July 4, 2021. Photo Credit: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Atlantic City, N.J. (July 6, 2021) – Two lucky players took home almost half of a million dollars over the July 4th holiday weekend at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City in N.J. Shikshya B. from Long Island, N.Y. won $309,722.20 after hitting the Mega Progressive Jackpot with a Royal Flush while playing on the Ultimate Texas Hold'em table game and Frank G. from... Read more →


NEW JERSEY POLITICS: Swift/Guardian Call on Armato & Mazzeo to Stop Wasting Government Time

ATLANTIC CITY – After the second bill to eliminate mandatory minimums for public corruption failed to receive the Governor’s signature, former Deputy Attorney General Claire Swift and former Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian sharply criticized Assemblymen John Armato and Vince Mazzeo today for wasting the government’s time and putting the personal interests of politicians ahead of the public. The first bill to eliminate mandatory minimums for non-violent offenses (S3456) was conditionally vetoed in April after crimes by public officials like bribery, perjury, and insider trading were added. A second, identical iteration (S3658) was conditionally vetoed yesterday. The changes would have... Read more →


Jamal Preston, 26, of Egg Harbor Indicted for Attempted Murder/Aggravated Arson

BHuntenburg Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced that on June 24, 2021, Jamal Preston, 26, of Egg Harbor Township, was indicted by a Grand Jury sitting in Ocean County on a charge of Attempted Murder in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:5-1 and N.J.S.A. 2C:11-3a(1), in connection with a fire he intentionally set to a residential home in Lakewood on August 22, 2020. Preston was also indicted on four counts of Aggravated Arson in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:17-1a. On August 22, 2020, the Lakewood Township Police Department responded to a report of a fire at a residence in Lakewood. An investigation... Read more →


Coast Guard Atlantic City Medevacs Mariner from Vessel Near Manasquan Inlet

Atlantic City, N.J. (June 24, 2021)--— The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner from a motor vessel approximately 23 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, Thursday afternoon. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received a report of a 72-year-old male experiencing stroke-like symptoms while aboard the motor vessel Voyager and needed immediate medical attention. Sector Delaware Bay dispatched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City and a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet to the scene. Once on scene, the Dolphin aircrew hoisted the mariner and safely transported him... Read more →


Investigation Into Shooting in Atlantic City Continues; One Killed, Three Wounded

ATLANTIC CITY- The investigation of a shooting on Sunday that killed one man and wounded three others continues and the victims have been identified, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Azaiah Grissom, 23, of Atlantic City was pronounced deceased at Atlanticare Regional Medical Center City Campus after the shooting. Sharif Williams, 25, Mushin Faulkner, 31, and Zyshon Baker, 22, –all of Atlantic City– were wounded in the shooting and remain hospitalized. FThe ACPO Major Crimes Unit is investigating a fatal shooting where one male was fatally shot and three others were wounded, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner said.... Read more →


GOP Senate Candidate Polistina Blast Murphy for Blaming Crime Rise in AC on Pandemic

TRENTON, NJ (June 22, 2021)--Former Assemblyman and Republican Senate candidate Vince Polistina released the following statement after Governor Phil Murphy tried to blame the surge of violent crime in Atlantic City on the COVID pandemic and increasing temperature and humidity; "Governor Murphy is clueless on this topic and Vince Mazzeo should have the guts to call him out on it. The spike in crime in Atlantic City isn't about COVID or the weather, it's about a Democratic Party across this country that has targeted our brave law enforcement as scapegoats and consistently undermines the rule of law, said Polistina." "When... Read more →


Cape May Coast Guard Training Center Hosting 4th of July Sunset Parade

CAPE MAY, N.J. – U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is scheduled to host an Independence Day Sunset Parade at the base at 8 p.m., July 4, in honor of Cape May County first responders and health professionals who were on the frontlines keeping our community safe while fighting Covid-19 over the last year. CAPE MAY, NJ, 08.04.2019; Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Richard Brahm U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May CAPE MAY, N.J. -- Recruits companies from U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May prepare to march on the parade field as part of a Sunset... Read more →


AC College Receives Neighborhood Grant

Atlantic Cape Community College recently received a $50,000 Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit Planning grant from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) to create a community-driven neighborhood revitalization plan for the Inlet section of Atlantic City. The Inlet includes Census Tracts 19 and 25 along the Absecon Inlet and is home to approximately 5,800 residents. The Inlet includes major facilities such as the Ocean Casino Resort, Gardner’s Basin Park, The Cove Condominium, Ocean Terrace apartments, Uptown School Complex, Flagship Resort, the Jeffries Towers Apartments, and housing of various types. In partnership with the City of Atlantic City, A.C. Housing... Read more →


Down The Shore: Avalon's Independence Day Boat Parade and 4th of July Fireworks!

AVALON, NJ--The Avalon Boat Parade is scheduled for Saturday, July 3 starting at 4PM. The parade starts at the Avalon Yacht Club. The theme is Patriotic. Participating boats must arrive no later that 3:45 PM SUNDAY, JULY 4 FIREWORKS AT DUSK Read more →


Cape May Councilman Arrested for Alleged Cyber Harassment of Former Girlfriend

CAPE MAY, NJ (JUNE 16, 2021)-- Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland and Chief Paul Skill, of the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office, announced the arrest today of Christopher Bezaire, 43, of Cape May for alleged cyber harassment of his former girlfriend. Bezaire, is a realtor and councilman in Cape May. The prosecutor's office said the investigation has been ongoing since May. From the press release; since May 2021, detectives from the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office, with the assistance of detectives from the Middle Township Police Department, have been conducting an investigation into allegations of cyber harassment allegedly committed... Read more →


Down The Shore: Drive Your Dreams Car Show

We're back with our sold out Annual Drive Your Dreams Car Show!!! 2nd stop NY/NJ come join DJ Envy showcasing the hottest celebrities cars. About this event We're back with our sold out Annual Celebrity Car Show. Join DJ Envy and his celebrity friends as they showcase the hottest cars from around the world. A family-friendly event, bring your kids and enjoy! Previous year's shows was one for the books, and this year we're taking our show on the road. Expect bigger and better! Doors open at 12:00 pm Get your tickets NOW, you don’t want to miss this.... Date... Read more →


Shamrock Bar in Wildwood Shutdown For Summer by Alcohol Beverage Control for COVID Violations

Shamrock Bar, Pacific Avenue, Wildwood NJ TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that a Wildwood bar charged with repeatedly violating restrictions placed on eating and drinking establishments during the COVID-19 pandemic has agreed to have its license to serve alcohol suspended for the entire summer in a settlement reached with the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (“ABC”). The announcement was made April 26, 2021. Shamrock Beef and Ale (“Shamrock”), located on Pacific Avenue, will cease serving alcohol from May 1 through September 30, 2021, under a settlement between the ABC and Tommy G’s Shamrock, LLC (“Tommy G’s”),... Read more →


Senate Republican Candidate for (Second Legislative District) Commends Senator Chris Brown

Second Legislative District, Vince Polistina (left) and Senator Chris Brown Egg Harbor Township (June 10, 2021)- After securing the Republican nomination for Senate in New Jersey's Second Legislative District, Vince Polistina released this statement regarding Senator Chris Brown. "Having now secured the nomination for Senate, I'd like to honor the man who's seat I am running for, Senator Chris Brown. Senator Brown has faithfully served the residents of Atlantic County, and the State of New Jersey for the last ten years within both the Assembly and Senate. During his time in the legislature, Brown was a champion for the hardworking... Read more →