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4 arrested, police seizure heroins, guns during search

At 11:45 a.m., on Wednesday, detectives from the Atlantic City Police Department's Special Investigation Section arrested Terique McCray, 36, on an active warrant. McCray was the target of an ongoing investigation and was arrested outside his home in the 1600 block of City Place. Detectives then exe

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-25 01:00:00

Police arrest 2 in Atlantic City after cocaine seized

At 6 p.m. on May 22, police said Sgt. Richard Andrews of the Special Investigations Section stopped Jameel Stephens, 34, of Atlantic City, driving in the 300 block of Atlantic Avenue.

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-25 11:30:00

Wildwoods leading the charge in new attractions this summer

The first change tourists will notice is a new brewery and restaurant on Rio Grande Avenue called MudHen, which is the first and only brewery in Wildwood. It is owned by the Sciarra family, which also owns the Dogtooth Bar & Grill, Poppi’s and Kona Surf Co.

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-25 10:00:00

Cape May Beach Sunday School Opens for the Summer

Cape May Beach Sunday School is non-denominational with volunteer leadership. The atmosphere is informal and friendly. An open invitation is given to everyone – full-time resident, a summer season resident or a weekend visitor - a hearty welcome awaits you! The typical morning worship includes singi

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2018-05-25 09:45:00

Atlantic City teen who escaped Harborfields held in jail

Judge John Rauh ruled that Donovan Nickerson, 17, be remanded to the Atlantic County jail after he was waived from juvenile court and was charged as an adult for the escape, a spokeswoman for the Prosecutor’s Office confirmed.

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-23 20:54:00

All Lanes Closed On Atlantic City Expressway Near Winslow Township After Accident

Follow CBSPHILLY|WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS)— Crews are responding to a motor vehicle accident that has shut down the Atlantic City Expressway in both directions near Winslow Township on Wednesday.Credit: (CBS3)The accident happened west of Exit 33 in Winslow around 2:20 p.m.Emergency crews are cur

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-05-23 14:42:13

Ocean City Considering Beach Smoking Ban

Smoking in Ocean City is already banned on the boardwalk, recreational facilities, parks and playgrounds.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-05-24 21:09:33

Which N.J. beaches are free to visit? Your 2018 guide to the Jersey Shore

Chris Giunta, 14, a caddie for Beach Caddy, sets up chairs and an umbrella during a job in Ocean City, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Beach Caddy, a beach cart service to and from the beach, serves Ocean City, Sea Isle City, Avalon, and Stone Harbor.

NJ.COM - 2018-05-24 10:02:00

Cumberland County man accused of murdering Egg Harbor City teen appears in court

Terrell Savage, 32, of Dock Street in Millville, shot Maurice N. Lewis, 19, on Friday, according to the complaint. Lewis was pronounced clinically brain dead two days later.

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-23 17:00:00

Man charged with murder in Millville shooting

The victim, 19-year-old Maurice N. Lewis, was a former Millville resident and a Millville Senior High School graduate and athlete.

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-05-23 16:59:00

N.J. Shore pool pier won't open Memorial Day after all

A redeveloped pier in North Wildwood with a pool, bars and restaurants -- plus an event space -- will not open in time for Memorial Day weekend, and instead will have a soft opening on June 1, its developer announced.


EHT man pleads guilty to heroin overdose death and A.C. motel drug ring charges

Jamal Campos, 25, of Egg Harbor Township. pleaded guilty to first-degree strict liability homicide drug induced death and acting as the leader of a narcotics trafficking network. Campos was arrested during a Aug 2017 raid of the Bayview Inn & Suites motel in Atlantic City.Provided / Atlantic County


A.C. man arrested on robbery, theft charges

At 11:30 p.m., Officers Ryan Kov and Bryan O'Neill saw a man, identified as Qashawn Reynolds, 20, in the 1400 block of Atlantic Avenue and recognized him as a suspect in a robbery.


EHT man sentenced 15 years for drug possession and manufacturing

Ismael Martinez, 33, was sentenced to 15 years in New Jersey state prison for multipleon multiple drug charges.Provided / Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office


Vineland doctor’s license suspended

He completed a five-day inpatient assessment at a Pennsylvania substance abuse treatment center “to address his inappropriate self-prescribing,” according to the consent order. He also completed two “professional boundaries classes,” underwent psychotherapy and enrolled in the Professional Assistanc


False Report Leads to Woman's Arrest

WILDWOOD CREST - Wildwood Crest Police Department received a 911 call May 9, around 5 p.m., from Molly Doyle, 19, alleging that her ex-boyfriend was in possession of a weapon and making threats to take his life. A relative at the ex-boyfriend's residence immediately went outside and spoke to police


Jury selection to begin for two men involved in shooting of A.C. police officer

Martel D. Chisolm, 31, of Millville and Demetris Cross, 30, of Bridgeton were both charged with multiple counts of attempted murder, robbery, conspiracy to commit robbery and weapons possession, and were indicted by an Atlantic County Grade Jury in February 2017.


Council To Consider Smoking Ban On Ocean City Beaches

OCEAN CITY, NJ — Ocean City is poised to become the next New Jersey town to ban smoking on the beach. Ocean City Council will consider the proposal on introduction when it meets on Thursday, May 24, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 861 Asbury Avenue.

PATCH - 2018-05-23 13:34:58

The season kicks off with Memorial Day events throughout South Jersey.

Unlocking of the Ocean:Ocean City will officially begin its summer season at noon Friday, May 25, with its ceremonial “unlocking of the ocean.” Business people from Ocean City will march into the water, fully clothed, for the first swim of the summer, while the Ocean City High School marching band p

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-05-23 14:54:00

Fire crews on scene of Pleasantville fire

Multiple crews are on the scene of a working fire at Milan and Chestnut streets in Pleasantville.Fire Chief Steve Wilkins said crews were just called to the scene.This is a developing story. Check back for details.