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.
SOMERS POINT — Jeff Van Drew officially has support from the Atlantic County Democrats after winning the nomination for Congress by a landslide Sunday at the county convention.
TRENTON — Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday proposed raising the state sales tax, increasing income taxes on the wealthy and legalizing recreational marijuana under a budget plan he said represents a sharp break from the way the state was run the past eight years under a Republican administration.
VINELAND — Former Cumberland County Freeholder and Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi announced Tuesday he will run for the 2nd District congressional seat.
New Jersey legislators are slated to hammer out details on bills that focus on out-of-network medical charges, opioid medications and the manufacturing of controlled dangerous substances.
Local Republicans are struggling to recruit big-name candidates to run for the congressional seat that will be vacated by U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo in 2019.
ESTELL MANOR — Mayor Joe Venezia will be sworn in at the city’s reorganization meeting Wednesday night.
State Sen. Jeff Van Drew officially opened his campaign office for the 2018 Congressional race in Vineland. Along with staff and campaign volunteers, Van Drew was joined by Rep. Ben Ray Luján, of New Mexico's 3rd district. Luján is also the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign C…
ATLANTIC CITY — The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority met Tuesday to discuss their $12 million contract with the Miss America Organization.
Caren L. Fitzpatrick, a newly elected Atlantic County freeholder, said the Women’s March Saturday in Ocean City reinforced that women can do anything they choose to do.
New Atlantic County Freeholder Ashley Bennett was one of dozens of influential women who made the cover of the most recent edition of TIME Magazine.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Former Gov. Chris Christie’s veto of a bill establishing a Garden State Growth Zone around the Atlantic City International Airport loomed large over the annual State of the County luncheon Tuesday at the Carriage House.
In a bitter defeat of efforts to create an aviation industry in Atlantic County, Gov. Chris Christie pocket-vetoed a bill designating an economic growth zone around Atlantic City International Airport.
A former FBI agent and current Brigantine resident announced Sunday he would seek the Republican nomination for the 2nd District congressional seat held by U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo, who said he will not seek re-election this year.
Residents of the 2nd Legislative District will have a new state senator and assemblyman Tuesday.
Governing bodies and school boards throughout Atlantic and Cape May counties have been seating new and re-elected members at reorganization meetings since the first of the year.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Friends and family members packed council chambers Tuesday for the swearing in of new and re-elected members of the council as well as the new mayor and deputy mayor of the township.
MAYS LANDING – The Atlantic County Board of Chosen Freeholders will officially welcome two new members and one returning member during its annual re-organization meeting Tuesday at the Atlantic County Superior Court complex.
A free Narcan training event is planned for January in Ocean County, but registration is required, according to a statement by police.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s Senate president said he doesn’t see the state asking voters again whether to authorize a casino near New York City “anytime soon, if ever.”
ATLANTIC CITY — As Atlantic County looks forward to preparing its 2018 budget, officials are also looking back at money they say they’ve lost as part of the casino payment in lieu of taxes program.
TRENTON — The state Senate Military and Veterans Affairs Committee approved Sen. Colin Bell’s legislation to combat homelessness of military veterans.
MAYS LANDING — Local politicians and congressional candidates will headline a rally in front of South Jersey Congressman Frank LoBiondo’s office Monday to protest the Republican-backed tax bill that is making its way through Congress.
The newest nominee for Superior Court judge in Atlantic County is stirring controversy and opening old campaign arguments.
MAYS LANDING — There’s a new sheriff in town.
MAYS LANDING — Republican John Risley defeated Thelma Witherspoon for the final Atlantic County freeholder at-large seat following a marathon board of elections meeting Monday night.