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Arrest made in fatal shooting of 21-year-old in Atlantic City

An arrest has been made after a 23-year-old Atlantic City man was shot and killed last week, authorities said. Howard Cassell (Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office) Howard Cassell, 30, of Atlantic City is charged with reckless manslaughter and multiple weapons offenses, the Atlantic County Prosecuto

NJ.COM - 2018-03-19 16:01:03

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City present signage plans as opening draws near

With plans to open this summer, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City continues its efforts to prepare the Boardwalk property for the public. Hard Rock International is anticipating an early summer opening and to get ready, recently provided plans for 80 signs that will be spread throughout the

WORLDCASINODIRECTORY.COM - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Bicyclist struck by driver in A.C., police say

A driver failed to yield and struck a bicyclist in Atlantic City on Sunday, according to the Atlantic City Police Department. At about 4 p.m., at the intersection of South Carolinas and Baltic Avenues, Nicholas Grasso, 82, of Monroeville, failed to yield to a bicyclist and struck the rider with his

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-19 14:37:00

8 questions answered about Nor'easter snow, sleet starting Tuesday

If you feel you have an active or inactive Print subscription with us, please click the "Click to verifty your account" button below. These are the totals for the Tuesday into Wednesday event. This will include both snow and sleet. In the 1 to 2 inch areas, it is possible that they see multiple cove

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-19 23:30:00

One dead, two injured after shooting in West Philadelphia, police say

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Three people are shot and one of those is dead in West Philadelphia late Sunday afternoon, according to Philadelphia police. The call came a little after 4:15 p.m. March 18. After police arrived to the scene at 52nd and Market Streets, they discovered one 42-year-old man a

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-19 00:38:00

Attorney General Sessions' drug czar talks in Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY - In a state that is poised to consider legalizing recreational marijuana, a core group of state and federal education and law-enforcement experts gathered Monday to talk about where New Jersey stands in the conversation on drug prevention. "There are many challenges ahead of us," said

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-19 20:00:00

Atlantic City Democrats sign criminal complaint against Mayor Gilliam

ATLANTIC CITY - The city's Democratic Committee filed a criminal complaint in municipal court Monday against Mayor Frank Gilliam and his former campaign manager, Richard Winstead. The committee alleges Gilliam, a Democrat, and Winstead committed theft by unlawful taking when Gilliam deposited a $10,

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-19 22:00:00

Here's what we know about Tuesday, Wednesday storms

Buy Now Waves from heavy surf in Towssend Inlet, crashes on the seawall in front of homes on 8th Street on the northern end of Avalon. Another coastal storm swept through Southern New Jersey,Tuesday March 13, 2018, producing, high winds, a mixture of rain and wet snow and minor back-bay flooding. (D

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-19 14:15:00

Atlantic City casinos experienced a disappointing February

It was reportedly a rough February for the seven casinos in Atlantic City as aggregated land-based gross gambling revenues for the 28-day month fell by some 9% year-on-year to $170.1 million. According to a Thursday report from The Press of Atlantic City newspaper, February represented the second co


Couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide in Atlantic County

The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office is investigating the death of two people in an apparent murder-suicide. A man and a woman were found inside their Linwood home on Thursday, the prosecutor's office said in a release, but provided no details about the incident. Authorities have not released t


Millville man killed himself over death of his beloved dog

In Millville, New Jersey, a 35-year-old man was so devastated over the death of his dog, he killed himself on Thursday outside of the veterinary hospital. According to the Daily Journal, Robert Zapar and his Rottweiler named Peyton, had been inseparable. In December the ten-year-old dog died. Peyton

PETRESCUEREPORT.COM - 2018-03-19 13:42:18

Budding thief beat by Atlantic City cops and bit by K-9 awarded $300K

A man who accused three Atlantic City police officers of beating him unconscious and using excessive force during a 2013 arrest was awarded $300,500 by a civil jury this week. Steven Stadler, of Glen Gardner in Hunterdon County, had alleged in a lawsuit that after his arrest for a suspected burglary


2 injured in Route 47 crash

DENNIS TOWNSHIP - A two car crash on Route 47 sent two people to the hospital with serious injuries, state police said. At 7:27 p.m., troopers received a call about the crash near Tyler Road. Lt. Theodore Schafer said a Corvette and a grey Ford F150 pick up truck collided on the roadway. The Ocean


Stafford Police Charge Manahawkin Woman With Vehicle Thefts

STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, NJ - Police recently arrested a Manahawkin woman for stealing a unlocked Hyundi Elantra and a Honda Accord on two separate days from homes in the Ocean Acres section of the township, Lt. James R. Vaughn said. Police responded to a report of a stolen motor vehicle in the area of Le

PATCH - 2018-03-19 19:45:54

South Jersey areas where the N.J. Forest Fire Service will do prescribed burning on March 17

Buy Now Robert Williams, of Pine Creek Forestry, watches the progression of a controlled fire in Stockton University's forest in 2016. This season's prescribed burns have started and will continue through the end of March, according to the Department of Environmental Protection.press archives There


Shore residents plead guilty to roles in multi-state dog-fighting ring

A Vineland resident was ordered Monday to serve 17 months in federal prison and an Asbury Park man is scheduled to be sentenced next month after both admitted to their roles in a dog fighting ring that trafficked canines across state lines and pitted them to brawl against each other, often to the de

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-03-20 01:09:03

15 great N.J. food towns that no one knows about

Look, we all know the heavy hitters when it comes to N.J. dining destinations: Montclair, Newark, Red Bank, Jersey City, Morristown, Cape May, Ridgewood, Asbury Park, Hoboken, Princeton, Atlantic City, Collingswood, New Brunswick. Did we miss anyone? But what about the cities and towns that never ge

NJ.COM - 2018-03-19 12:00:00

Cumberland County seeks two most wanted individuals

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office would like your help in finding two of its most wanted fugitives. Lance McLemore, 37, is being sought on two Cumberland County Superior Court Family warrants for failure to appear. McLemore is described as a black male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 180 pounds, with br

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-03-18 19:09:08

Teacher attacked at Atlantic City school; woman arrested

ATLANTIC CITY - A city woman was arrested Thursday after being accused of assaulting a teacher inside a school. Police say officers responded to the main office at the Pennsylvania Avenue school around 10 a.m. for a report of an assault. Gabrielle DeWolfe, 26, attacked the 55-year-old teacher in the


Two men arrested in AC after search at Fox Manor

Two men were arrested in Atlantic City Friday after being found with marijuana and two handguns that are alleged to be stolen from Vorhees, New Jersey. Police say that Jamar Jones, 29, of Atlantic City, and Rafael Rondon, 24, of Philadelphia, were arrested at the Fox Manor located at 2707 Pacific Av