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Atlantic City man charged in Sister Jean's burglary

ATLANTIC CITY - A city man was arrested last week in connection with a burglary at Sister Jean's Kitchen that left the nonprofit with an estimated 300 pounds of food missing. Wayne Branham, 54, of Atlantic City, was charged with burglary and theft on March 14 in the incident that happened overnight

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-20 22:00:00

Jitney driver robbed at knifepoint late Monday night

ATLANTIC CITY - A Jitney driver was robbed at knifepoint Monday night near the intersection of Jackson Avenue and Ventnor Avenue in the city, according to Atlantic City police. The incident occurred around midnight. The suspect was not caught and remains on the loose Tuesday, police said. The Jitn

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-03-20 17:46:00

Part of Princeton University Evacuated as Police Surround Armed Man in Restaurant

Police are responding to a report of a man with a gun inside at a chain eatery by Princeton University, forcing the evacuation of two campus buildings. State police say they're among the agencies responding to a standoff inside Panera sandwich shop across the street from campus. A person inside th

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-03-20 16:13:02

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

Sea Isle City Police Department Releases Activity Report for February 2018

SEA ISLE CITY - Sea Isle City Police Department releases activity report for February 2018. Investigations Conducted: 10 Adult Arrests (Criminal, Disorderly Persons, Ordinance, DWI): 4 Juvenile Arrests: 0 Motor Vehicle Summons Issued: Moving Violations: 18 Parking Violations: 15 Public Service Calls

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2018-03-21 09:30:00

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

Parking Prohibited On Ocean City Snow Route During Storm: Police

OCEAN CITY, NJ - Parking is prohibited along the designated snow emergency route in Ocean City, police reminded residents on Tuesday, ahead of the fourth nor'easter expected to hit the state in three weeks. "City Ordinance 7-3.9, prohibits vehicles from parking on any portion of the roadway when th

PATCH - 2018-03-20 18:18:25

Woodbine Elementary School Breaks Ground for Eco-Park

The wet wintry weather wasn't going to stop Cape May County officials from kicking off a new project in Woodbine. On Tuesday, March 20th, Cape May County and Woodbine officials, as well as members of the community, gathered at the Woodbine Library to celebrate officially breaking ground on a new eco

SNJTODAY.COM - 2018-03-20 23:27:00

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


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


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


Get Ready for Spring at the Habitat Restore

SHOP. DONATE. VOLUNTEER. These words grace the front wall of the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Cape May Court House, and our 18-foot box truck that travels Cape May County daily picking up donated merchandise. Spring is all about restoration - the perfect time to make the Habitat ReStore part of y

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2018-03-19 17:55:00

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

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

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


Police arrest 2 men in drug dealing investigation, seize drugs, cash and ammo

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Two-car accident sent three people to the hospital Friday in Galloway Township

Three people were taken to two area hospitals after a two-car collision Friday between a Galloway Township ambulance squad vehicle and a car on Chris Gaupp Drive in Galloway Township, police said. At about 8:18 p.m. Friday, a Galloway Township ambulance squad vehicle, operated by Raymond J. Adams, 4


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


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