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Double Down on Summer Shows at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (June 24, 2019) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will be offering a limited-time anniversary promotion for three of the biggest concerts at Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena this summer. In honor of Hard Rock Atlantic City’s first anniversary, the property is running a... Read more →


One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $71,352 Jackpot in Cape May County

TRENTON (June 24, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $71,352 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, June 21st drawing. The winning numbers were: 01, 18, 19, 24 and 25 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket... Read more →


Former Lower Township Police Lt. Arrested for DUI

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (June 24, 2019)--We received a Tip on Sunday about and incident involving a former Lower Township Police Lieutenant named John Chew who was arrested for drunk driving last year in April 2018. His blood alcohol level, according to the informant was 4.5 times the legal limit! It... Read more →


ROAD & PARK CLOSURES for Douglass Park, Beach Dr. & Shore Rd.

on July 2-3, 2019 for Annual Fireworks Festival (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--The Lower Township Police Department will close Beach Drive and Shore Road to all street parking from Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. until the conclusion of the fireworks event at approximately 11:00 p.m. that evening. There will be... Read more →


Lower Township Man Resists Arrest and Assaults Officer

Lower Township – On June 19, 2019, at approximately 11 p.m., Patrol Officer Jonathan Scheck conducted a motor vehicle stop for speeding in the 500 block of Seashore Road, in the Erma section of the Township. During the course of the stop, Patrolman Scheck determined the operator, David C. Hughes,... Read more →


welcome the first group of Miss America 2020 candidates! 

New Hampshire We welcomed the first Candidate for Miss America 2020, Sarah Tubbs, in early April. Sarah will work throughout her year to bring awareness to her social impact initiative titled “Choose One: Revolutionize the World" which works with Choose Love International to feed and educate children in Uganda. Sarah... Read more →


Public Invited to 'Design a Sign to Protect a Dune'

DOVER (June 21, 2019) – DNREC’s Shoreline & Waterway Management Section is holding a “Keep Off the Dunes” signage contest, inviting the public to submit eye- catching and effective original artwork and messaging to remind beachgoers of the importance of protecting Delaware’s vibrant but fragile dune system. Delaware’s Atlantic Ocean... Read more →


Coast Guard air crewman receives 2019 Douglas A. Munro Award for Inspirational Leadership


RELATED: FACE OF DEFENSE ELIZABETH CITY, NC (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 21, 2019)--Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Lee Forsblom, aviation maintenance technician at Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, stands proudly in front of an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter at the air station, June 12, 2019. Forsblom will receive the Douglas A. Munro... Read more →


ONLINE SPORTS BETTING OFF TO IMPRESSIVE START

AS PENNSYLVANIA’S RETAIL SPORTSBOOKS POST SOLID MAY SugarHouse Casino’s online launch begins new era for Pennsylvania, according to PlayPennsylvania.com (LAS VEGAS) — Hindered by a slow rollout of online sports betting, Pennsylvania’s retail sportsbooks generated $35.9 million in bets and $2.8 million in revenue in May. But Sugarhouse Sportsbook’s online... Read more →


NJ Sierra Club: Flesh-Eating Bacteria Cases Growing in NJ

image source http://www.loyno.edu (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The number of cases of flesh-eating bacteria in New Jersey is increasing, according to a new study published in Annals of Internal Medicine. Researchers say warming water temperatures and decreased water quality may be the cause of a growing number of reports of the flesh-eating bacteria in... Read more →


Golf Cars Unlimited: Leading the Way in Low Speed Vehicles

MediaWizeJune 2019/ Somers Point Golf Cars Unlimited is located at 1882 Route 9 in Clermont, N.J. Golf Cars Unlimited is a full-service Golf Car and Low Speed Vehicle dealership offering all of the top vehicle brands, parts and service and winter storage on-site. Located at 1882 Route 9 in Clermont,... Read more →


Coast Guard Reminds Mariners of Boating Etiquette

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--As the summer heats up and boaters take to the water, the Coast Guard is responding to an increased number of preventable incidents and Good Samaritans are lending a hand. “Most drowning and near-drowning incidents are preventable, if people used proper precautions,” said Capt. Olav Saboe, commander of Coast Guard... Read more →


Lower Township Police Officers Promoted; New Officers Sworn-In

LOWER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)The Lower Township Police Department promoted four Police Officers and welcomed two new Officers, all who took the Oath of Office at the Lower Township Council Meeting on Monday, June 17, 2019. One Officer was promoted to the rank of Captain, two Officers to the... Read more →


Gorgeous Gloucester City and South Jersey: Top Spots to Photograph

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--With over 300 million photographs uploaded to Facebook every day and over 95 million photos uploaded to Instagram, photography has become a major hobby. Indeed, everyone with a smartphone is probably more photo savvy than in decades past. From selfies to group photos, nature shots to stunning cityscape imagery, social... Read more →


CNB TIPS AND SNIPPETS: Love Your Money; Local Fisherman Nets $3,362

LOVE YOUR MONEY--Gloucester City mayor and council is on another spending spree. The governing body passed two bond ordinances on May 23 totaling $3,137,000. The $3.1 million of taxpayers money will be used to purchase a fire pumper, a street sweeper, a backhoe, a pick-up truck, a 4-wheel vehicle, body... Read more →


Welcome to “Carefree” Boating at the Shore

MediaWize Business partners Sean McNulty, left, and Adam Fox are introducing the Carefree Boat Club concept to the Jersey Shore in Avalon. By Donald Wittkowski/Somers Point There are no dock fees or insurance costs. No back-breaking cleaning or maintenance, either. Your boat will be fueled up and ready to go... Read more →


Avalon's Five-Day July 4th Celebration

AVALON, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Fireworks, three concerts, two parades, and more are all part of Avalon’s five-day July 4th celebration that begins on June 30th and finishes with the largest fireworks display at the Jersey Shore on Thursday evening, July 4th. All activities are free and open to the public. “July 4th... Read more →


89 New Trees Planted in Avalon

AVALON, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 17, 2019)--The Borough of Avalon has completed the execution of a $30,000 grant from the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry, New Jersey Forestry Service to plant 89 new trees at key locations throughout the community. The new trees provide both environmental and aesthetic enrichment for... Read more →


Shore Medical Center Names Mary Jean “MJ” Redmond, Guardian Angel of the Month

mvitale source: Somers Point Shore Medical Center in Somers Point Shore Medical Center is proud to recognize Mary Jean “MJ” Redmond, MSN, RN, ACAGNP, of its Endoscopy Unit as its June Guardian Angel of the Month for providing passionate and exceptional care to Shore’s patients. The Guardian Angel Program was... Read more →


National Weather Alert: Severe Weather Warning for South Jersey Today and Monday

MOORESTOWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 16, 2019)--The Moorestown Police Department released the following weather alert regarding the chance of severe Thunderstorms in South Jersey today and Monday in the afternoon and evening. There is a chance of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening and then again Monday afternoon through the overnight hours... Read more →


June 12 Maryland Fishing Report: Trolling Good Way to Catch Striped Bass

Keith Lockwood | Maryland Dept. of Natural Resources Photo by Keith Lockwood This is a special weekend for sons and daughters to celebrate their love for the fathers – or father figures in their lives — who help them to appreciate the gifts of the outdoors. No doubt many will... Read more →


SJTA Presents Environmental Stewardship Program at NY Ave. School in Atlantic City

SJTA mascot Farley T. Fox poses with the red oak tree that students, staff and faculty of the New York Avenue School in Atlantic City planted June 12, 2019 with assistance from the SJTA's Operations Department as part of its READI program (SJTA photo/Darleen Adamo). HAMMONTON, NJ - June 14,... Read more →