Atlantic County Newswire (Page 10)

Atlantic County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Atlantic County, NJ. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,198 in Atlantic County, NJ

  1. Dedication to educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The Daily Journal

    ... The ninth-grade world cultures teacher from Egg Harbor Township High School has been named the 2015-16 Atlantic County Teacher of the Year making him the county's nominee for the state competition. "It's very humbling to be working with thousands ...

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  2. N.J. lawmakers may delay North Jersey casino voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... lawmakers were debating where in North Jersey to expand gaming. The idea faces opposition from a number of Atlantic County legislators. Sweeney also said Tuesday that he expected a package of bills intended to stabilize Atlantic City's finances ...

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  3. Powerboat Racer Who Allegedly Faked His Death to Avoid Criminal Charges Faces More ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | People

    ... he probably could have stayed there ad infinitum," Roddy said. The men were out on bail on Monday when the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office announced a 34-count indictment against Biddle and Tracy Blumenstein, adding new charges to the ones they ...

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  4. Galloway man now charged with murdering his father, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP - A 29-year-old man originally charged with aggravated assault in the death of his father this weekend has now been charged with murder, according to the Press of Atlantic City. Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said James Sopuch Sr., 60, was found dead in his apartment on Saturday night.

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  5. N.J. man sentenced to 16 years for motel fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for a 2013 fatal shooting at an Egg Harbor Township motel. ATLANTIC COUNTY - A 22-year-old convicted of killing another man at a South Jersey motel has been sentenced to more than a decade-and-a-half in prison.

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  6. Powerboat racer, partner chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Philly.com

    MAYS LANDING Two months after he surfaced following a murky disappearance, offshore powerboat racer Andrew Biddle is facing additional charges stemming from allegations he and a business partner defrauded customers of their business. The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office on Monday announced a 34-count indictment against Biddle and Tracy Blumenstein relating to Blumenstein's Professional Boat Sales in Northfield.

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  7. Man accused of staging boat crash now faces more chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    MAYS LANDING AP) - A South Jersey man who disappeared after authorities say he staged a boating accident is now facing more charges. Atlantic County prosecutors say the charges are included in a superseding indictment recently handed up by a county grand jury against 45-year-old Andrew Biddle, of Egg Harbor Township.

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  8. Man accused of staging boat crash now facing more chargesRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | MyFoxNY

    Atlantic County prosecutors say the charges are included in a superseding indictment recently handed up by a county grand jury against 45-year-old Andrew Biddle, of Egg Harbor Township. Biddle was reported missing July 20 after he and another man went into the water when their pontoon boat hit a buoy in Longport.

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  9. Prosecutors: New Jersey man accused of staging boating accident now faces more chargesRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Canadian Business Magazine

    Atlantic County prosecutors say the charges are included in a superseding indictment recently handed up by a county grand jury against 45-year-old Andrew Biddle, of Egg Harbor Township. Biddle was reported missing July 20 after he and another man went into the water when their pontoon boat hit a buoy in Longport.

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  10. Galloway Man Now Charged With Murder in Father's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Patch.com

    James Sopuch Jr. was initially charged with aggravated assault after his father was found dead in their home on Saturday night. A Galloway man has been charged with murder in the death of his 60-year-old father, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said on Monday.

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  11. Paterson-based heroin pipeline dismantled, attorney general saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    The New Jersey attorney general's office announced Friday that a task force of law enforcement agencies had arrested 19 alleged drug dealers, including two from Bergen County, and dismantled a heroin supply network in which heroin from Paterson was distributed in Atlantic and Ocean counties. More than 16,000 bags of heroin and $52,000 in cash were seized this month culminating an eight-month investigation by the Atlantic City Task Force, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said.

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  12. Missing in Galloway Township: Lorelei BurnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... contact the Galloway Police Dept. at 609-652-3705, extension 310. Tips may also be left anonymously through Atlantic County Crime Stoppers 609-652-1234 or through the Galloway Township Police Department Facebook page.

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  13. Atlantic City's county has most foreclosures, a credit strain -Moody'sRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Reuters

    Atlantic County, where struggling New Jersey gambling hub Atlantic City sits, led the United States in foreclosures in the first quarter, putting pressure on its credit rating, Moody's Investors Service said. The county's foreclosures, which stem from the meltdown of Atlantic City's casino industry, "will suppress property tax collections for municipalities and be a drag on future tax base growth in the county" over the next year, Moody's said in a credit comment late on Thursday.

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  14. Atlantic County, N.J., Foreclosure Rate a Credit Negative, Moody's SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | National Mortgage News

    Increasing foreclosure levels in Atlantic County, N.J., are a credit negative for the government, hit hard by Atlantic City's recent casino struggles, according to Moody's Investors Service. Foreclosures in Atlantic County, which is rated Aa2 with a negative outlook by Moody's, rose 80% in March over the previous month and were 168% higher than the same period last year, according to the RealtyTrac data.

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  15. 20 charged in alleged N.J. heroin network stretching from Paterson to Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - Twenty alleged members of a major drug network have been charged with trafficking significant amounts of heroin from Paterson to Atlantic and Ocean counties, where they were distributing about 30,000 doses per month, state authorities said Friday. The eight-month investigation, led by the Atlantic City Task Force, linked low-level dealing in the shore counties with a distribution hub in Paterson, the state Attorney General's Office said.

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  16. Ex-teachers face prison, Facebook taunt, alleged sex pics extortion, top the Week in CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... gallery above to catch up on any law and order news you might have missed. Here's some of what's there: An Atlantic County woman who was on the Cumberland County Sheriff's Department's " Most Wanted List" got cocky and then got caught , authorities ...

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  17. Atlantic City doctor led narcotics network, faces life in prison, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Gloucester County Times

    A South Jersey doctor and five Jersey residents were busted this week in an alleged prescription pill ring based out of Atlantic County, prosecutors said. The doctor, 48-year-old Alan Faustino of Absecon, has been charged as the head of the narcotics trafficking network and faces possible life in prison, the Atlantic County Prosecutor's office said.

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  18. Ventor man sentenced to 70 years for fatal shooting in Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Gloucester County Times

    A Ventnor man could spend the next seven decades in prison for shooting an Atlantic City man in 2006, according to the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office. Laquay Williams, 37, was sentenced to 70 years in state prison for shooting and killing Jerrod Ross in the head in a New York Avenue parking lot.

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  19. Absecon Doctor, Galloway Resident Among Five Charged With Drug TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Patch.com

    An Absecon doctor and five Atlantic County residents, including one from Galloway, have been charged as part of a drug trafficking network, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain announced on Thursday. Detectives of the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and the Absecon Police Department executed four search warrants early Wednesday morning following a three-month investigation.

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  20. Atlantic City pol appeals suit dismissal to Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... his lawyers wrote in their request to the high court to take the case. "He spent a total of 85 days at the Atlantic County Courthouse. Defendants had retaliated for Small's 2006 acquittal." Small and five others were acquitted in March 2011 of ...

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