Showboat Atlantic City's holiday lights and Christmas tree can be seen from far away in the air. The 50-foot balsam spruce tree, which was lit on Nov. 29 and the festive colors are on full display through Press of Atlantic City drone footage.
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It won't be the nicest looking weekend, but Meteorologist Joe Martucci says it'll be mostly dry, with arctic high pressure in store until late Sunday. If you live along the coast, tidal flooding will be the story, with salt water on local roads both weekend days.
PLEASANTVILLE — The long-vacant site of the former high school is finally in line for redevelopment — but residents are concerned about the tax revenue the city might be forgoing to bring in the project.
ATLANTIC CITY — A city man who was wanted in a domestic violence incident in October was arrested Friday morning after barricading himself in a bedroom and fleeing from police.
BRIDGETON — A city man was sentenced Friday to five years in prison for repeatedly beating another man and throwing him down a staircase last year.
ATLANTIC CITY — Monica de los Rios is no longer with the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority, where she had served as general counsel and formerly as acting director, the agency confirmed Friday.
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ATLANTIC CITY — The resort’s casino industry will have to continue to evolve if it wants to continue to attract customers. That was the message from industry leaders Thursday during an event meant to recognize the 45th anniversary of voters legalizing casino gaming in the state.
For the first time since Aug. 9, all of South Jersey is drought free, according to the United States Drought Monitor, ending the longest drought Cape May County has seen in 20 years.
CAPE MAY — A Lower Township man who was arrested last month over two incidents in which he was caught sleeping in an unoccupied home was again arrested for a similar incident, police said Friday.
BRIDGETON — A corrections officer at South Woods State Prison was on his way to work Thursday when he rescued a driver trapped in a burning car, the state Department of Corrections said Friday.
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ATLANTIC CITY — The Atlantic City Housing Authority board voted Thursday night to give residents of Stanley Holmes Village a one-month refund of rent, due to a loss of heat and hot water for much of November.
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WILDWOOD — It’s another year, another Boardwalk project in the city, with several blocks of the beachfront walk closed this winter for the second phase of a reconstruction effort.
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NORTH WILDWOOD — A fight simmering between the state and the city over sand dunes appears to have heated up, with New Jersey seeking an injunction in Superior Court to stop the city’s work.
While those inland will be quiet Friday and Saturday, tidal flooding will be around along and near the coast. Sunday will continue the coastal flooding, with rain for all.
The decades-long effort to protect Delaware Bay horseshoe crabs and the concentrations of shorebirds that rely on their tiny eggs avoided a serious setback last month.
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In their first standardized state tests since the pandemic, New Jersey’s public school students struggled in language arts and math, with eighth graders showing the biggest losses in both subjects, according to state data released Wednesday.
BRIGANTINE — City officials are working to address issues highlighted in a recent report by the Office of the State Comptroller that faulted the municipality’s approach to granting sick time, overtime and comp time, while identifying a $4.5 million lifeguard pension shortfall as a major concern.
Three men have been charged in the death of a man shot dead in Atlantic City in October.
TUCKERTON — Nancy Bunn Allen-Clifton, who goes by Bunny, and Stephen Clifton are well-known as a couple always willing to help others.
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Spirit Airlines will begin offering flights from Atlantic City International Airport to Palm Beach, Florida, beginning next Thursday.
MAYS LANDING — Five people have been indicted in the August fatal shooting of a 26-year-old Atlantic City woman.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Authorities said a township woman, 53, was the victim of a fatal fire that destroyed 18 apartment units and displaced resident.
ATLANTIC CITY — A Trenton man was arrested after police allege he shot a city man before barricading himself inside a house with four children.
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LOWER TOWNSHIP — The Route 109 bridge will see temporary lane closures with alternating traffic patterns starting next week for a painting project, the New Jersey Department of Transportation said Friday.
This week's local crime and court updates from Press of Atlantic City.
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