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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 →

Middle Township Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault

Cape May Court House, New Jersey - Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief Christopher Leusner of the Middle Township Police Gloucestercitynews.net files Department announce the arrest of 28-year-old Christopher Eggermont, a resident of Middle Township, New Jersey. On October 28, 2020, Eggermont was charged with one count (1)... Read more →

Votebeat Looks At South Jersey's Tight 2ND District Race

'Vote messenger’ working to get out the vote for Republican Jeff Van Drew in Atlantic City generates widespread criticism from local Black community, officials Credit: Insider NJ Craig Callaway currently works for Jeff Van Drew ‘s campaign and previously worked for his opponent in the 2nd Congressional District, Amy Kennedy. Editor’s... Read more →

Pellet Gun Located in Bus Stop Trash Can Located in North Cape May

NORTH CAPE MAY NJ (October 26, 2020)--On October 25, 2020, at approximately 7:40 am, officers from the Lower Township Police Department were dispatched to the area of a bus stop in front of the Wawa located at 3719 Bayshore Road in the North Cape May section of Lower Township, for a... Read more →

HAPPENING TODAY! (Saturday)-National Take Back Initiative,

The Gloucester Township Police and The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), New Jersey Division, would like to invite you to participate in our 19th National Take Back Initiative, to be held on Saturday, October 24, 2020! Please take the time to collect all of your unwanted prescription drugs from medicine cabinets, kitchen... Read more →

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Reinvents Buffet Concept

With Reopening of Fresh Harvest As An All-You-Can-Eat Dining Experience Atlantic City, N.J. (Oct. 22, 2020) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is the first casino in Atlantic City to reopen their buffet as a new socially distanced all-you-can-eat concept. The newly reopened Fresh Harvest safely delivers all the... Read more →

American Legion Riders continue to support children of fallen, disabled

With the cancellation of the 2020 Legacy Run, American Legion Riders continue to find ways to raise money for the Legacy Scholarship Fund – including $83,000 donated at the end of the Pony Express. By Steven B. Brooks Oct 14, 2020 When longtime participant Todd Harris learned the 2020 American Legion... Read more →

Local Contractor Instant Millionaire at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

The Casino Paid out More Than $1.6 Million in Four Jackpots Since Sunday Atlantic City, N.J. (Oct. 15, 2020) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City proves to be the luckiest casino on the east coast, awarding more than $1.6 million in jackpots since Sunday evening. Atlantic County resident and... Read more →

Offshore Wind in New Jersey

In the United States, the Federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) regulates renewable energy activities on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). In New Jersey, Federal waters commence 3 nautical miles offshore our coast, as a result, BOEM has been facilitating lease sales of OCS blocks for the development of offshore... Read more →

All you Need to Know About 1xBet

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 13, 2020)--1Xbet is an online betting or gambling operator. It offers online betting games to betters around the world and its sportsbook offers a very wide range of events numbering several hundred. Betters can place bets on a wide variety of sports and games ranging from popular team games like... Read more →

Beginner Betting Advice You Should Hear Now

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Oct. 12, 202q0)--If you are new to betting, be it casino gaming or online sports betting, then it only means that you have a lot of things to learn. However, do not let yourself be intimidated by the amount of information your need to take and absorb--everything can be learned through... Read more →

Sports Betting Tips: How To Read Odds And Lines

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Oct. 12, 2020)--If you are new to the world of sports betting, one of the first things that you should do is to educate yourself about everything you need to know about this whole new world for you. Unless you take the time and effort to do so, you would often... Read more →

Online Gambling With Free VPN? Here’s What You Should Know

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Oct. 12, 2020)--A lot of people, including online gamblers, are very particular when it comes to their security online and the privacy of their personal information over the internet. That is understandable since there are always a lot of cyberattackers that are out there to steal your information and even your... Read more →

Maple Shade PD: Coastal Flood Advisory until 09:00PM Monday

Advisory * WHAT...Up to one foot of inundation above ground level expected in low-lying areas near shorelines and tidal waterways. * WHERE...Ocean, Atlantic, Cape May, Atlantic Coastal Cape May, Coastal Atlantic, Coastal Ocean and Southeastern Burlington. * WHEN...From 3 PM this afternoon to 9 PM EDT this evening. * IMPACTS...At this... Read more →

Ocean Casino Resort and Konami will Debut Six New "All Aboard" Slot Machines

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (October 9, 2020) – Konami Gaming, Inc. will be hosting a WINovation travelling road show at Ocean Casino Resort, featuring their latest and greatest gaming products. This event, housed in Konami’s WINovation trailer, will be held in Ocean’s Porte Cochere from Monday, October 12 through Wednesday, October 14.... Read more →

Atlantic City Mayoral Candidates Marty Small Sr. and Thomas Forkin to Debate Oct. 13

Galloway, N.J. – The Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University is partnering with The Press of Atlantic City and Triax57 to televise a live debate between Atlantic City mayoral candidates Marty Small Sr. and Thomas Forkin. Gloucestercitynews.net files The debate will be held live at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct.... Read more →

Two Mizpah Volunteer Firemen Charged with official misconduct, conspiracy and theft

MAYS LANDING- Two members of the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Company are charged with official misconduct, conspiracy and theft, following the execution of a search warrant on Tuesday at the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Company in Hamilton Township, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Pursuant to an ongoing criminal investigation, led by... Read more →

Atlantic County Prosecutor Scam Alert

MAYS LANDING- Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner has a message for the community, regarding Pyramid Schemes called Sou-Sous, Flowers, Gifting Circles or similarly named Schemes: DO NOT GET INVOLVED. Scheme promoters oftentimes tell participants that their involvement will contribute to building wealth in their community. Prosecutor Tyner warns that despite... Read more →

NJBIA Announces 50 Companies Certified for Healthy & Safe Workplace,

Amid New Worker's Comp Law Fifty companies have now had their plans and procedures for a healthy and safe workplace approved as part of NJBIA’s recently launched Healthy Business Certification online course. With a new law enacted creating a rebuttable presumption that essential employees who contract COVID-19 did so at work,... Read more →

Flu Shot Available at Shore Physicians Group

Saturday, October 24 649 Shore Road, Somers Point What are the flu clinic dates and times? We are doing our clinic on October 24th from 8am-1pm. Where is the flu clinic located? The location is 649 Shore Road in our Surgical Division parking lot. You will enter from Shore Road and... Read more →

Million of Dollars in Grants Available to Atlantic City Electric Customers

Customers must act now to secure energy assistance and establish payment arrangements MAYS LANDING, N.J. (October 5, 2020) – Atlantic City Electric is encouraging residential customers to apply for energy assistance and take advantage of millions of dollars that is now available through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which... Read more →

Avalon Recreation Resumes Sit and Be Fit Classes

The Avalon Department of Recreation has announced the resumption of its popular “Sit and Be Fit” exercise classes. The classes will resume on Monday, October 12th inside Avalon Community Hall and will be held in strict compliance safety measures and recommendations from the State of New Jersey, Cape May County Department... Read more →

Buena Vista Regional HS Students Recognizing Knock Out Opioid Abuse

MILLBURN — Students at Buena Vista Regional High School in Atlantic County are showing their support and raising awareness about the dangers of opioids by issuing a Proclamation recognizing Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day on October 6th. Gloucestercitynews.net files Katherine Jaques and Thomas Egan of Stand Up and Rebel / Incorruptible.Us... Read more →

Ocean Casino Resort Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (October 1, 2020) – With indoor dining finally opening its doors again, your amenities at Ocean Casino Resort Atlantic City are endless in October. Here’s what you can expect at Atlantic City’s premiere destination resort to kick off the Fall season: Hotel: Ocean is offering two new room... Read more →

11 SJ Communities Receive Funds to Support Open Space/Resiliency Project

Through New Atlantic City Electric Program Sustainable Communities Grant Program funds essential projects that help preserve, and fortify communities MAYS LANDING, N.J. (September 30, 2020) – Atlantic City Electric, together with its program administrator Sustainable Jersey, have chosen 11 local municipalities to receive $75,000 in funds to support open space and... Read more →

Mainland High School Students Create Video for HERO Campaign

MediaWize A pair of Mainland Regional High School (MRHS) students has created a new video for friends and peers that promotes the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign and its safety message, “Be a Hero. Be a Designated Driver.” The video, which was recently added to the HERO Campaign’s YouTube channel and... Read more →

Donald Trump Jr., and Kimberly Guilfoyle to Attend Fundraiser at Smithville Inn Sept. 22

MediaWizeSeptember 18, 2020 Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle. (Photo Courtesy Donald Trump Jr. Facebook page) Donald Trump Jr. and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle will be guests of honor at a fundraiser 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, at Historic Smithville Inn, 1 New York Road in Galloway Township. Former Galloway Township... Read more →

Neighborhood Dispute Ends in Death

MAYS LANDING – A 69 year-old man is charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Marketa E. Thorpe of Atlantic City, following a neighborhood dispute, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Saturday, Sept. 12, Atlantic City Police received a 911 call at approximately 11:24 a.m., in reference to... Read more →

Several Cape May County Residents Charged with Sexual Assault

(GLOUCESTERCITYNEWS.NET)--Cape May Court House(Sept. 18, 2020)-- – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland along with Colonel Patrick J. Callahan, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police announce the arrests of 78 year old Carol Allen of Belleplain, New Jersey, 30 year old Willis Allen Jr. of Belleplain, New Jersey and... Read more →

Shots Fired at Motel in Villas

On September 15, 2020 at approximately 10:40 am, Lower Township Police Department’s Patrol Division was dispatched to the Jersey Shore Motel, located at 1400 Bayshore Road in Villas NJ, for a report of a gunshot possibly being fired from one apartment through another and into an outside wall. Witnesses on scene... Read more →

The Two Sides of Playing Sports in College

Most of us have played a sport at some point in our lives. Some of us do it recreationally, say having a kick-about in the park. Others do it competitively. Throughout the entire educational path, learning institutions provide numerous platforms for students to engage physically. It makes sports an incredibly widespread... Read more →