Cannibas Tourism

In Galloway Township, Stockton University will host a panel on cannabis tourism in Atlantic City at 1 p.m. March 7.The free online webinar, called “Destination Cannabis: Spotlight on Atlantic City,” will discuss legal recreational cannabis and its development as a tourism amenity. The session will be led by Rob Mejia, an author and teaching specialist … Read more

Corrections Officer

According to the Press of Atlantic City a former corrections officer who refused to break up two fights at Bayside State Prison nearly five years ago admitted to depriving the inmates of their civil rights, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said Monday.Joshua Hand, 34, of Millville, pleaded guilty in federal court before U.S. District Court Judge … Read more

Expired Medication

More than 3,000 pounds of expired or unwanted medications were collected in Atlantic County in 2023, a local nonprofit says.The initiative was led by Join Together Atlantic County, a substance misuse prevention coalition, in partnership with local law enforcement and government agencies.In Atlantic County, there are drop boxes for unused medications at 17 law enforcement … Read more

Longport Police Seek Clues About Stolen Mercedes Suspects

Longport Police are looking to identify two people who stole a Mercedes early Saturday morning. According to the Press of Atlantic City, the suspects broke into a residence in the 3300 block of Atlantic Avenue between 3 and 4:15 a.m. and took the keys for the vehicle while inside. Investigators say at least two people … Read more

Atlantic County Awarded $1.18 Million for Brigantine Promenade Repairs and Improvements

Atlantic County was recently awarded a $1.18 million grant from the state’s Boardwalk Preservation Fund that will be used for repairs and improvements to Brigantine’s Promenade. The Promenade was constructed in 1995 to protect the north end of Brigantine from severe weather damage and to provide residents and visitors with scenic recreational opportunities. Atlantic County … Read more

Atlantic County Awarded $1.18 Million for Brigantine Promenade Repairs and Improvements

Atlantic County was recently awarded a $1.18 million grant from the state’s Boardwalk Preservation Fund that will be used for repairs and improvements to Brigantine’s Promenade. The Promenade was constructed in 1995 to protect the north end of Brigantine from severe weather damage and to provide residents and visitors with scenic recreational opportunities. Atlantic County … Read more

Makeover For Pop Lloyd Stadium

Renovations to Pop Lloyd Stadium are set to begin in April. According to the Press of Atlantic City, officials announced in November 2022 that the stadium would get a $4 million makeover with funds from the American Rescue Plan, a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package passed by Congress in 2021. The renovated stadium will feature … Read more

City Hall Renovations

In Atlantic City renovations to the City Hall courtyard are set to begin next month, Mayor Marty Small Sr. said Sunday.The courtyard will be renamed after late Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver. City officials announced in October that the project would honor Oliver, who died in August at 71. “This has been in the works for … Read more

Northfield Landfill

Residents living around the Atlantic County Utilities Authority landfill in Northfield should see significant improvement in odor control in four to six weeks, now that 19 new gas collection wells have been installed, ACUA President Matt DeNafo told county commissioners recently. According to the Press of Atlantic City everyone wants a simple problem and simple … Read more