Pleasantville family who lost everything in fire finds community’s generosity

The Ortegas started the week with a devastating loss. But it ended with them finding how deep the area’s generosity goes. An accidental fire at the home on South Second Street last Sunday took all of their belongings, including Christmas presents that had yet to be given. Since then, the community has come out with … Read morePleasantville family who lost everything in fire finds community’s generosity

Bayview Inn owner previously convicted in deadly 2005 fire at another of his motels

The owner of a troubled Atlantic City motel was  convicted in a deadly fire at another of his motels a dozen years ago, BreakingAC has learned. Randhir Maisuria owns the Bayview Inn & Suites, which is set for demolition if he doesn’t fix a multitude of problems by Monday. The Albany Avenue motel just off … Read moreBayview Inn owner previously convicted in deadly 2005 fire at another of his motels

Where in the world is Atlantic City motel’s owner?

Bayview faces demolition after a raid *1, an alligator *2 and a suspicious fire *3 His tenants call him Randy. When they can find him, that is. Randhir Maisuria is the owner of the Bayview Inn & Suites, which was raided last Monday. Without any action, the three buildings and main office that make up the motel will … Read moreWhere in the world is Atlantic City motel’s owner?

Fire at closed Atlantic City motel is ‘suspicious,’ chief says

A fire at a closed Atlantic City motel that was recently the focus of a raid is suspicious, according to the fire chief. The blaze, which was contained mostly to one unit, comes just days after a drug investigation led to the removal of more than 30 people — and an alligator —staying at the Bayview … Read moreFire at closed Atlantic City motel is ‘suspicious,’ chief says

Fire at Garden Apartments in Atlantic City

Atlantic City firefighters quickly knocked down a balcony fire before it spread inside, the fire chief said. When a neighbor called in the fire at the Garden Apartmebts, flames were shooting off the second-floor balcony, Fire Chief Scott Evans said. Engine 3 quickly arrived and was able to knock the fire down before it spread … Read moreFire at Garden Apartments in Atlantic City