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Atlantic City International Airport Receives Top Health Accreditation Award

Egg Harbor Township, NJ – January 12, 2021 — The South Jersey Transportation Authority (SJTA) is pleased to announce the Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) recently received the Airport Health Accreditation from Airports Council International (ACI). The accreditation was based on an assessment of how aligned the airport’s health measures are... Read more →


Cape May County Prosecutor Implores Residents to Seek Help for Domestic Violence

January 10, 2021 (Cape May Court House, NJ) – The recent and unfortunate murder suicide of a couple living in Cape May County last week has sparked the Community Outreach Unit of the Prosecutor’s Office to reach out to people who may be suffering from Domestic Violence. Domestic violence includes behaviors... Read more →


Acenda and Gloucester County NAACP Remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Annual Volunteer Day Canceled Due to COVID-19 (January 12, 2021 - Glassboro, NJ) - January 18 marks the 26th anniversary of the MLK Day of Service that celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observed each year on the third Monday in January as “a day on,... Read more →


Rev Dawn Fortune: I Am Back, See You Sunday

Updated on January 6, 2021 Gentle People, I am sure that you are as disturbed and upset as I am at the events of this afternoon and evening (January 6, 2021) at the US Capitol. Not in living memory have we seen the security of that building of the two chambers... Read more →


Cape May County Investigation Into Deaths Continues, Looks Like Murder/Suicide

Cape May Court House, New Jersey (January 7, 2021) - Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief William Priole of the Lower Township Police Department announce additional information regarding the two deaths that occurred on Cardinal Avenue in the Villas section of Lower Township. According to Prosecutor Sutherland, on... Read more →


COVID VACCINATIONS BEGIN IN AC JAN. 5

County Executive Dennis Levinson has been inundated with calls from residents who are concerned and confused about the COVID-19 vaccinations. To help promote transparency and keep residents well-informed, he wants to share as much information as is readily available. “We understand that is has been difficult for many people to fully... Read more →


HAVE YOU SEEN THIS MAN?

Camden City, N.J. — Detectives are searching for a missing and endangered man, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Pine Hill Police Chief Christopher Winters. Massey in 2018 Shawn Massey, 38, of Gibbsboro, was reported missing to Pine Hill Police by family members who said he was... Read more →


WSOP Hall of Fame Induction Predictions for 2021

(CNBNews)(December 29, 2020)--2020 posed some very unique challenges for online gamblers, and the poker industry felt the heat too. While many punters had to alter their plans as live events were canceled or postponed at the last minute, others adjusted to the shifting timeline. Even the World Series of Poker will... Read more →


NOW OPEN: VEGAS’ CIRCA RESORT & CASINO

DEBUTS HOTEL TOWER & LEGACY CLUB ROOFTOP LOUNGE Downtown Las Vegas Casino-Resort Completes Second Phase of Construction and Introduces Tallest Tower North of the Strip LAS VEGAS – Circa Resort & Casino – downtown Las Vegas’ newest casino-resort – has officially opened its 777-room hotel tower and rooftop lounge, Legacy Club.... Read more →


Top Casino Etiquettes Every Gambler Needs to Follow

(CNBNews)(December 29, 2020)--Although casinos are designed for players to have fun, maintaining decorum is the key to accentuating the ambiance. There are certain unspoken casino etiquettes that all gamblers must know before setting foot in a brick-and-mortar casino. And since amateurs are often in the dark, we’re here to help you... Read more →


What are Sticky and Non-Sticky Bonuses and How to Use Them?

(CNBNews)(December 29, 2020)--One of the most frustrating yet common issues that players face when picking a welcome bonus is not being able to differentiate between sticky and non-sticky bonuses. What usually happens is you get your hands on an attractive bonus and want to withdraw the funds without meeting the wagering... Read more →


Avalon Council Approves Law Regulating Expansion of Wireless Equipment

AVALON, NJ--The Avalon Borough Council approved a new ordinance on December 16ththat regulates the future implementation of wireless communication upgrades and services, including the implementation of 5G technology. The ordinance requires wireless communications technologies to follow a process in order to use, or place, any new facilities in the public right... Read more →


ENTERTAINMENT: A High Limit Slot Experience Opens at Ocean Casino Resort

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (December 28, 2020) – Ocean Casino Resort located in Atlantic City is excited to announce the opening of The Cove, its new high limit slot experience. The opening of The Cove demonstrates Ocean Casino Resort's commitment to offering its guests the most exciting gaming experience in Atlantic City.... Read more →


For Limited Time Avalon Beach Tags Available

AVALON, NJ--Avalon just received its final order of seasonal holiday beach tags! These beach tags are seasonal tags that can be used for the entire 2021 beach season in Avalon. We sold out during Thanksgiving weekend, but we received one additional shipment of tags. They will be sold on a first... Read more →


Patients at Shore Medical Center Receive Presents

Thanks to the Atlantic County Toys for Kids Program (ACTFK) and its generous sponsors, the holidays will be a little brighter for the young patients at Shore Medical Center. Greg DePiano, a retired Sergeant from the Atlantic County Department of Corrections, has been running the Toys for Kids Program for the... Read more →


ACCU Weather: Extreme Storm Headed This Way

An upcoming storm is predicted to unleash rain that will eat away at the existing snow cover in New England and the coastal mid-Atlantic. The rainfall can add a tremendous amount of weight to areas that were recently buried by up to 3-4 feet of snow in parts of New York... Read more →


Ocean Casino Resort, Atlantic City, Donates $12,000 to Charity

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (December 22, 2020) – Ocean Casino Resort donated a total of $12,000 to four of its 2020 Ocean Cares sponsored organizations. Representatives from The Alcove Center for Grieving Children and Families, The Humane Society of Atlantic County and The Marine Mammal Stranding Center were all on hand to... Read more →


Atlantic County Prosecutors Office Continues Investigation Into 2001 Homicide

MAYS LANDING- (December 2020)--The unsolved November 2001, homicide of Michelle Howard is not characterized as “COLD”. There is no such thing as a “Cold Case”, according to Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner. “It is my hope that we will be able to find the person(s) responsible for the death of... Read more →


TRAVEL ALERT: Freezing Fog Until Monday AM

* WHAT...Visibility one quarter to one half mile in freezing fog. * WHERE...Salem, Gloucester, Camden, Northwestern Burlington, Ocean, Cumberland, Atlantic and Southeastern Burlington. * WHEN...Until 7 AM EST Monday. * IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility and potential icy spots on roads and bridges. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Areas of fog have... Read more →


Shore Medical Center Names Nurse Jane Diep Guardian Angel of the Month

Shore Medical Center is in Somers Point MediaWizeDecember 12, 2020 SOMERS POINT, NJ--Nurse Jane Diep was selected as Shore Medical Center’s December Guardian Angel for providing passionate and exceptional care to Shore’s patients, Nurse Jane Diep according to a press release. The Guardian Angel Program was established to enable members of... Read more →


Avalon's 2021 Beach Tag Released

Seasonal Beach Tag Art Award Winner–Cynthia Sakoulas AVALON, NJ--The official art work for the Avalon 2021 seasonal beach tag was announced on Friday, December 18th. The winner of this year’s beach tag art contest is Avalon Elementary School 8th grader Cynthia Sakoulas, who’s art will appear on all of the seasonal... Read more →


Man and Woman Indicted for Murder of 17-Year-Old Atlantic City Resident

MAYS LANDING – A man and woman were indicted Thursday, December 10, 2020, in connection to the fatal June shooting of a 17 year-old male in Atlantic City, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Lewis Johnson, 31, of Newark, NJ, and Shaquana Lewis 35, of Pleasantville, were arrested in June... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: Santa Doesnt Need Your SS Number

December 17, 2020 by Jim Kreidler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC This year, during the pandemic, your holidays might be moving a bit online. On the 10th day of Consumer Protection, maybe you’re planning to send e-cards to family and friends. Or maybe your kids are writing their letter to Santa online,... Read more →


PETS FOR ADOPTION: MEET BLUE

Adoption and Rescue Husky House's goal is to place our orphans in permanent loving homes as they already have been abandoned once before by their former owners. We strive to match the right dog with the right family based on the families needs and experience. All former Husky House orphans will... Read more →


SNOW ALERT : Commercial Vehicle Restrictions Issued

Restrictions do not apply to New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway or Atlantic City Expressway (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti has issued a commercial vehicle travel restriction on multiple Interstate highways in New Jersey starting at 1 p.m., Wednesday, December 16 based on the forecast... Read more →


ODDSMAKERS FIND CONSISTENCY IN STRANGE 2020 SEASON

Heading into Week 15, home teams are losing more but are covering the spread at exactly same rate, according to TheLines (LAS VEGAS) — The first 14 weeks of the 2020 NFL season might be remembered most for its empty or near-empty stadiums, which forced oddsmakers to adjust to factor in... Read more →


MAPLE SHADE PD ALERT: All are reminded to move parked cars from the street during any snow/storm

for the entire duration of the event. (MAPLE SHADE NJ)(DECEMBER 15, 2020)(CNBNewsnet)--Please remove parked cars from snow routes before the snow falls, so that the snow plows can safely and effectively clear the roads. If not Police may be at your door in the middle of the night to get you... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: More Holiday Avalon Beach Tags Are Now Available

Exciting News! AVALON, NJ -- Avalon just received its final order of seasonal holiday beach tags! These beach tags are seasonal tags that can be used for the entire 2021 beach season in Avalon. We sold out during Thanksgiving weekend, but we received one additional shipment of tags. They will be... Read more →


Samaritan’s 20th Annual Giving Thanks Preserving Memories

Thanksgiving Meal Delivery Provided 200 Meals to Hospice Families Mount Laurel, NJ – Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Samaritan donors and volunteers continued their yearly tradition of giving, hosting their 20th annual Thanksgiving meal delivery, Giving Thanks Preserving Memories on Saturday, November 21. Through contactless pickup and delivery, Samaritan was able to... Read more →


DEP ANNOUNCES EXPANSION OF NEW JERSEY ARTIFICIAL REEF SYSTEM

6,000 TONS OF CONCRETE PROVIDE NEW HOME FOR MARINE LIFE (20/P47) TRENTON – New Jersey’s artificial reef network has been significantly expanded through a deployment of 6,000 tons of concrete on the Manasquan Inlet reef site, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection announced. Material for the first deployment on Oct.... Read more →


Trump Administration COVID-19 Vaccine Being Offered to Public at No Cost

Important information from Congressman Donald Norcross... I am pleased to inform you that through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), eligible Medicare recipients will be able to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at no cost as soon as it becomes available. The CMS is guaranteeing that all FDA approved COVID-19... Read more →


The Maritime Industry Depends on Real-Time Data Matters

‍Over 90% of world trade is in the hands of the international maritime shipping industry. Every year, it moves more than USD 4 trillion of goods. For shipping companies, there’s a lot of pressure to remain on schedule, protect the cargo ship and crew, and ensure profitability. And we can’t say... Read more →


Kimmel Cultural Campus Releases Holiday Lineup

10 MULTI-PLATFORM ‘EVENTS’ ANNOUNCED FOR 2020 KIMMEL CULTURAL CAMPUS’ HOLIDAY LINEUP    ...DEBUT OF HIP HOP NUTCRACKER HEADLINES VIRTUAL HAPPENINGS  (Philadelphia, PA, November 19, 2020) – While this holiday season will be without Tuba Christmas, free Gospel on the Plaza, and meet-and-greets with sugarplum fairies, the Kimmel Cultural Campus announced several can’t-miss holiday events and... Read more →


Atlantic City Electric Asks Customers to Be Aware of Energy-Related Scams...

... as the Holiday Season Approaches On National Scam Awareness Day, Atlantic City Electric provides customers with tips to help identify scammers looking to steal money and personal information MAYS LANDING, N.J. (November 16, 2020) – As the holiday season approaches, Atlantic City Electric recognizes Utility Scam Awareness Day, Nov. 18,... Read more →


Hirsh Singh Scorches NJDSC's Currie for Supporting Election Fraud

Hirsh Singh "The Democrat Party is the party of the Ku Klux Klan" ~Hirsh Singh LINWOOD, NJ — The New Jersey Democratic State Committee and its Chairman John Currie want me to declare Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as the President-elect and Vice President-elect respectively. I have some news for them.... Read more →


Lower Township MUA Hydrant Flushing November 16th through November 20th

The Lower Township M.U.A will be performing the Semi -Annual cleaning / flushing of the Water Distribution System. The cleaning / flushing will begin on Monday, November 16th, 2020 and continue 24 hours a day until Friday, November 20th, 2020. You may experience a temporary discoloration of the water during cleaning... Read more →


Elizabeth "Betty" Batten Ocean View, formerly of Gloucester City; GCHS and CCC Alumnus

On November 11, 2020; age 74 years. Devoted mother of Danny O'Brien, Jr., David (Diane) O'Brien, and Bernadette (Bill) Yingling; Loving grandmother of Kyle, Sonja, and Cecelia. Gloucestercitynews.net files Prior to her retirement, Betty was employed as a supervisor of Food Services for Gloucester City Public Schools. Also, she was a... Read more →


Dead Humpback Whale Stuck in Mud Between Sea Isle and Avalon

One Whale of a Problem in Sea Isle, Avalon MediaWizeNovember 8, 2020 By MADDY VITALE/SomersPoint.com A dead and decaying 30-foot, two-ton humpback whale stuck in the mud between Sea Isle City and Avalon in Townsends Inlet isn’t moving anywhere anytime soon, but eventually the removal of the carcass will be someone... Read more →


Down The Shore: Wildwoods Holiday Shopping Village

Wildwoods Holiday Shopping Village Shopping & Retail The Wildwoods Holiday Shopping Village. A completely outdoor shopping experience on Saturday, November 28, 2020 from 9:30am - 4:30pm with Artisans, Boutiques, Handcrafted Items, Gifts, Jewelry, Specialty Shops, Bake Goods, Raffles and More http://WWW.GWCOC.COM/ (609) 729-4000 66 1 Comment 2 Shares Like Comment Share Read more →


Freddie W. Smith Charged with First Degree Strict Liability for Drug Induced Death

MAYS LANDING – A Vineland man is charged in connection to the fatal drug overdose of an 18 year-old man has been detained to the Atlantic County Justice Facility by Judge Ridgway, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Today, Judge Ridgway granted the State’s motion to detain Freddie W. Smith,... Read more →


Ocean Casino Resort has 3 Winners in 3 Days on the New All Aboard Machines

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (November 9, 2020) – Ocean Casino Resort launched six brand-new All Aboard™ slot machines from Konami on Friday afternoon and within hours, had its first jackpot winner of $22,127. The winning did not end there, however, as two more jackpot winners hit for $15,463 and $15,237 respectively to... Read more →


*An Olde Fashioned Cape May Christmas Celebration

November 27 - December 23, 2020 “We are excited to let you know about this year’s Olde Fashioned Cape May Christmas Celebration that features fun and family-friendly holiday activities from November 27th through the end of the year. Come enjoy the sights and sounds of the holidays from our traditional city... Read more →


Tracking Winged Travelers in New Jersey

Nov 5, 2020 source New Jersey Conservation Foundation By this time, most of New Jersey’s nesting migrators have headed south for the winter. Songbirds like orioles, hummingbirds, vireos, and most warblers won’t be seen again until next spring, and while some birds of prey stay during the colder months, tens of... Read more →


Traveling Fallen Tribute Towers War Memorial in Cherry Hill Until Sunday, November 8th

The American Legion Post 372 of Cherry Hill will be hosting the traveling Fallen Tribute Towers November 4th – 8th, 2020. The Memorial will be located at 1532 Martin Ave., Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. The Fallen Tribute Towers is a traveling war memorial that honors our post 9/11 military Fallen. Consisting... Read more →


Atlantic County GOP Calls on McGettigan to Refund $107,250 Salary to Pay for Special Election

Atlantic County Republican Chairman Keith Davis Atlantic County Clerk Ed McGettigan Botched the Printing and Mailing of the Ballots ATLANTIC CITY NJ (Nov. 4, 2020)--In the face of the biggest election debacle in Atlantic County’s history, Atlantic County Republican Chairman Keith Davis today called for the immediate resignation County Clerk Ed... Read more →


ACPO Special Crimes Investigating Shooting of Four People Sunday in Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING-(Nov. 4, 2020)-- An Atlantic County Prosecutors Office Major Crimes Unit investigation into the shootings of 4 individuals Sunday morning in Atlantic City is continuing, one victim has died and another has life-threatening injuries, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Sunday, November 1, 2020, at approximately 3:43 a.m.,... Read more →


Members of the Lower Township Police Dept., Participate in “No-Shave November”

The Lower Township Police Department, along with many other agencies across the county, 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... Read more →


Khalif Toombs, Former South Carolina State Basketball Star, Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking

Khalif Toombs of Egg Harbor Township (photo courtesy of The Daily Voice) CAMDEN City, N.J. – The leader of an Atlantic City drug-trafficking organization was sentenced today to 135 months in prison for conspiring to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. The former South Carolina... Read more →


Giving Thanks and Salutes at Ocean Casino Resort in November

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (November 2, 2020) – Ocean Casino Resort leaped into the Thanksgiving season by “giving” back to the community with donations to the Food Bank of New Jersey and the Boys and Girls Club of Atlantic City. Ocean will also be honoring our U.S. Veterans and active-duty members with... Read more →