Atlantic City firefighter injured battling blaze

An Atlantic City firefighter was injured when he fell through a hole on the second floor while fighting a fire inside a building near Texas Avenue School. Flames were blowing out of three windows as firefighters who had just left a nearby call arrived to the 2600 block of Centennial Avenue at about 7 p.m., … Read moreAtlantic City firefighter injured battling blaze

Driver was allegedly on drugs when he struck a woman walking on an Atlantic City sidewalk

A woman is in serious condition after an allegedly impaired driver without a license hit her with his van as she walked on the sidewalk in Atlantic City. Police were called to Michigan and Arctic avenues at 4:15 Wednesday night and found a 63-year-old woman from Hornell, N.Y., was seriously injured, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. … Read moreDriver was allegedly on drugs when he struck a woman walking on an Atlantic City sidewalk

Lieutenant governor focusing on the positive in Atlantic City

The negative spotlight brought on Atlantic City’s mayor doesn’t erase the recent wins for the resort, Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver said in a podcast. “Despite all of the things that have gotten us all upset in terms of, ‘Oh, is this another issue of a taint on our administration,’ we’re staying focused on the good … Read moreLieutenant governor focusing on the positive in Atlantic City

Allegedly drunken-driver strikes three cars, tries to flee, battles officer

An Atlantic City driver was allegedly drunk when she crashed into three parked cars and then  fought a police officer, according to charges against her. Mercedes Hicks was found at the scene in her car, where she also had her bumper with her after police say she tried to clean up the scene before leaving. … Read moreAllegedly drunken-driver strikes three cars, tries to flee, battles officer