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Ventnor man charged with firing gun during A.C. fight

Witnesses helped lead officers to a Ventnor man accused of firing gunshots during a fight involved almost two dozen people.Atlantic City police were called to the 2400 block of Fairmount Avenue at 3:14 Sunday morning for a report of a fight involving more than 20 people, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Police were told a man fired … Read more Ventnor man charged with firing gun during A.C. fight

Atlantic City gets new business administrator

Atlantic City has a new business administrator.Stephanie Bush-Baskette, who lives in Galloway Township, joined the city Monday, permanently replacing Jason Holt, who left last year. Bush-Baskette has a diverse background that includes elected office, earning a law degree and doctorate, and writing a book.She most recently served as business administrator for Bridgeton. “We look forward … Read more Atlantic City gets new business administrator

Two Atlantic City 14-year-olds charged in two attempted robberies

Two Atlantic City teens tried to rob three people in two separate incident, police said.Officers James Andros IV and John Bell responded to the 2800 block of the Boardwalk at 2:25 Sunday morning for a report of an attempted armed robbery, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.  A man and woman were approached by two boys demanding … Read more Two Atlantic City 14-year-olds charged in two attempted robberies

Stockton students get chance to study in Taiwan

Stockton University students will now have a chance to study in Taiwan.As many as three students working for their masters in Business Administration can attend National Chiayi University according to a partnership announced Monday.Three of NCYU’s graduate students would then come to Stockton.Stockton will also work with National Taichung University of Education, or NTCU, to … Read more Stockton students get chance to study in Taiwan

Sneakers help Atlantic City man mourn brother’s unsolved killing

(Editor’s note: This story first ran Jan. 13, 2018. It is being re-republished on the anniversary of Uthman Griffin’s killing, which remains unsolved.) Muhammad Griffin never got to mourn his younger brother.He was in prison when Uthman Griffin was gunned down Jan. 13, 2012, as he ran from his killer toward Schoolhouse Apartments in Atlantic … Read more Sneakers help Atlantic City man mourn brother’s unsolved killing