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Sewer leak leaves smelly flood along Atlantic City, Ventnor stretch

A sewer main leak has left a stinky mess and a traffic issue along a stretch between Atlantic City and Ventnor.The leak has been tracked to a 27-inch force main along Wellington Avenue, said Atlantic County Utilities Authority President Rick Dovey.The main carries all the wastewater from Longport, Margate and Ventnor to the treatment plant … Read more Sewer leak leaves smelly flood along Atlantic City, Ventnor stretch

Guardian clears way for Polistina state Senate bid

Former Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian will return to his run for Assembly, clearing the way for Vince Polistina to capture the Republican nomination for state Senate.The decision comes days after Guardian said he wanted to take on the state Senate seat currently held by Chris Brown.Brown announced last week that he would not seek … Read more Guardian clears way for Polistina state Senate bid

Atlantic City teens allegedly used game console to lure victim to armed robbery

The sale of a video game console was really just a way to lure a robbery victim, according to charges against two Atlantic City teens.The unnamed victim came to the 1100 block of Ohio Avenue after making arrangement for the pick-up online, Lt. Kevin Fair said.But when the victim arrived, he was led to the … Read more Atlantic City teens allegedly used game console to lure victim to armed robbery

Absecon bank teller helped nab alleged identity theft suspect

An Absecon bank teller helped lead police to a man who had the means to steal several people’s identities, according to information released in court Monday.William Newhart, 42, was already on probation for credit card fraud when he was arrested last week after he picked up an ATM card curbside from the TD Bank in … Read more Absecon bank teller helped nab alleged identity theft suspect

Father wants answers to autistic son’s injuries at state-run Cape facility

Something bad happened to Louie Berman Jr. inside the Woodbine Developmental Center.The black eyes and heavy bruising his father found when he visited him in December are evidence of that.But Louie can’t explain how he got those injuries.The 21-year-old autistic man does not speak.His father, Lou Berman Sr., has long been his advocate, even starting … Read more Father wants answers to autistic son’s injuries at state-run Cape facility