ATLANTIC CITY — A memorial will be dedicated in honor of first responders Thursday morning. 

The memorial will be located at St. James Place and the Boardwalk. Local business owner and philanthropist Cathy Burke will unveil a new addition to the memorial.

The event will start at St. Nicholas of Tolentine Church a 10 a.m., following a mass the group will proceed to the dedication. 

Pacific Avenue from New York to Tennessee and the beach blocks of Tennessee Avenue and St. James Place will be closed to traffic from approximately 10am to 12:30pm, according to police.

Contact: 609-272-7046

Twitter @acpresshuba​

Sports Editor

Started working in newsrooms when I was 17 years old. Spent 15 years working for Gannett New Jersey before coming to The Press of Atlantic City in April 2015.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: Soon we will no longer integrate with Facebook for story comments. The commenting option is not going away, however, readers will need to register for a FREE site account to continue sharing their thoughts and feedback on stories. If you already have an account (i.e. current subscribers, posting in obituary guestbooks, for submitting community events), you may use that login, otherwise, you will be prompted to create a new account.

Load comments