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Ocean County man jumps from Atlantic City garage

An Ocean County man died after jumping from an Atlantic City parking garage.The 62-year-old Manahawkin man jumped from the Colosseum parking garage at about 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, police said.Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Section spoke with witnesses who reported seeing the man intentionally jump, Lt. Kevin Fair said.                 For anyone that needs assistance, … Read more

Atlantic City store clerk made up robbery claim, police say

An Atlantic City Boardwalk store clerk is charged with filing a false report, after claiming several individuals caused thousands of dollars in damages.The claim came as Boardwalk merchants’ tensions have been high following the death of a store owner who apparently had a heart attack Friday, when juveniles allegedly robbed his store with one brandishing … Read more

Microsoft partnership helps Atlantic City center give kids codes for success

Oceanside Family Success Center had a near-immediate connection with the community when they opened in Atlantic City about five years ago. But when the pandemic closed things down, many wondered what would happen to the place they had come to depend upon to engage entire families. “I can’t even tell you how many phone calls we received,” … Read more