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EPA Funding Will Help Protect Children by Reducing Diesel Air Pollution in the Mid-Atlantic Region

PHILADELPHIA (October 18, 2019) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $5.66 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) funding to reduce emissions from polluting diesel engines in the Mid-Atlantic region. The DERA... Read more →


Careers in Utilities Week:

South Jersey Gas and Atlantic City Electric Celebrate with Local Technical Schools FOLSOM, N.J. – Oct. 18, 2019 – To celebrate the third-annual New Jersey Careers in Utilities Week, South Jersey Gas and Atlantic City... Read more →


Lower Township PD Participating in National Drug Take Back Day

LOWER TOWNSHIP NJ--On Saturday, October 26, 2019, the Lower Township Police Department and Lower Township Healthy Youth Coalition will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. On this day, officers will be... Read more →


Suspect Arrested for Vehicle Burglary, Theft and Criminal Mischief

Lower Township – Thursday, October 16, at approximately 11:25 p.m., Lower Township Police responded to a reported burglary of a vehicle on East Virginia Avenue in the Villas section of Lower Township. Upon arrival, Special... Read more →


Maryland Fishing Report: The Last of the Chesapeake Bay’s Summer Bounty of Blue Crab

By Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo courtesy of Jim Livingston (October 16, 2019)--Without a doubt we are now in a fall weather pattern, and those sunny days will become less and less... Read more →


Fall Dune Grass Planting, Clean Ocean Action Beach Sweep October 26th

Volunteers are invited to join the Avalon Environmental Commission, Clean Ocean Action, the Avalon Department of Public Works, and the Avalon Department of Recreation for our annual fall dune grass planting event and beach sweep.... Read more →


Shore Medical Center Names Guardian Angel of the Month

Shore Medical Center nurse Malia Parohinog is recognized as October's Guardian Angel of the Month. (Photo courtesy Shore Medical Center) Shore Medical Center is proud to recognize Malia Parohinog, RN, BSN, of Somers Point, as... Read more →


Small and Verity Found Guilty in Drug Induced Death Case; Face Possible Life in Prison

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland announces a guilty verdict in the trial of Christopher R. Small and Christopher M. Verity regarding the drug induced death of... Read more →


6 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Local Crime

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 15, 2019)--When stepping out into your local community, whether as an individual, couple or with your children, you have a right to feel safe. Unfortunately, even the safest neighborhoods still require an element of... Read more →


14 Coast Guard members receive prestigious medals at Air Station Atlantic City

Members of Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City pose for a photo after an award ceremony where 13 were awarded with Air Medals and one was awarded with the Distinguished Flying Cross, for their actions... Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: Atlantic County Flu Clinics Have Begun

MediaWize Longport Mayor Nicholas Russo gets a flu shot. The Atlantic County Division of Public Health is providing 13 public flu shot clinics for those 18 years and older now through Nov. 6 at locations... Read more →


Down The Shore: “Pick of the Batch” to Showcase Craft Beers

MediaWizeOctober 2019 Cape May Brewing Company will usher in fall with a festival-style celebration on Oct. 12. SOMERS POINT--Come sip, savor and have a great time. Cape May Brewing Company will welcome autumn on Saturday,... Read more →


“Somers Point-Community First” Offers Self-Defense Classes

MediaWizeOctober 2019 Shore Medical Center in Somers Point SOMERS POINT, NJ--Somers Point-Community First, a local volunteer organization, is once again offering a series of free self-defense classes for women. Atlantic County Sheriff Eric Scheffler and... Read more →


NJPCA Celebrates 30 Years of Excellence at Annual Conference

Atlantic City, New Jersey- The New Jersey Primary Care Association held its Annual Conference today at Harrah’s Resort. The two-day conference celebrated NJPCA’s three decades of service to New Jersey’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs).... Read more →


Maryland Oct. 2 Fishing Report: Weather Changing, Expect Fish to be Active

By Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources The catch-and release fishery for red drum is particularly exciting as evidenced by that big smile on Tim Campbell’s face before he slips this beautiful fish back... Read more →


The Mayor of Atlantic City Admits Stealing $87,000 from Kids Basketball Team

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (October 3, 2019)-– The mayor of Atlantic City today admitted to defrauding contributors to a youth basketball team of more than Frank Gilliam $87,000, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Frank Gilliam, 49,... Read more →


Atlantic City Electric Celebrates Fire Prevention Week

This year’s donation marks 20 years of promoting fire safety through smoke alarm programs with local first responders MAYS LANDING, N.J. (Oct. 2, 2019) – Atlantic City Electric is recognizing Fire Prevention Week (October 7-13)... Read more →


Atlantic County Democrats File Lawsuit Against The Woodlands for Blocking Political Candidates

​(MAYS LANDING)(October 2, 2019)-- Today, the Atlantic County Democratic Committee filed for an Order to Show Cause in Superior Court against The Woodlands condominium complex in Hamilton Township, Atlantic County, seeking an injunction to allow... Read more →


Can I become a winner at poker online?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 2, 2019)--Do you wish to win at poker online? From traditional poker, switching to online poker is hard. Even if you are a winning player at the conventional poker, still winning is difficult at... Read more →


IMAGINE A DAY WITH ZERO TRAFFIC FATALITIES

LOWER TOWNSHIP WILL CELEBRATES THE 19 ANNUAL "PUT THE BRAKES ON FATALITIES DAY®" October 10, 2019 Lower Township, NJ, a May 2019 report released by the National Highway and Transportation Administration (NHTSA) indicated there were... Read more →


Brigantine Native Raising Funds for Shore Cancer Center

MediaWize September 2019 Shore Medical Center in Somers Point At age 14, Todd Gordon lost his mother, Margaret Mary “Peggy” Gordon, to melanoma cancer that had spread to her organs. She was his source of... Read more →


Miguel Vargas Convicted of Endangering the Welfare of a Child

MAYS LANDING- Miguel Vargas, 48, was convicted of 3 counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child and one count of Obstructing the Administration of Law following a 2 week-long trial, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon... Read more →


Maryland Sept 25-Oct. 1 Fishing Report: Striped Bass Active in the Upper Chesapeake Bay

By Keith Lockwood Maryland Department of Natural Resources Travis Long and Justin Beam quickly hold up a pair of huge red drum before slipping them back into the bay. Photo courtesy of Travis Long As... Read more →


State Investigating Death of Atlantic County Jail Inmate

HAMILTON –The Attorney General’s Shooting Response Task Force – which also investigates other deaths that occur during an encounter with a law enforcement officer acting in his or her official capacity or that occur in... Read more →