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Atlantic City’s new LGBTQ+ leader has deep understanding of city’s history

Judah-Abijah Dorrington is leading in a new day for Atlantic City.The city’s first LGBTQ+ program coordinator wants to use the newly formed position to create an environment that was much different for those growing up in the 1960s and 70s.While Atlantic City is “a very nurturing place and good community to grow up in, myself … Read more Atlantic City’s new LGBTQ+ leader has deep understanding of city’s history

Cape man charged with attempted murder in assault with 2-by-4

A Rio Grande man is in jail after he allegedly attacked another man with a piece of wood with a nail in it.Police were called to the Village Shoppes in the Rio Grande section of Middle Township at about 10:27 a.m. last Saturday.Michael Rugg and Calvin Billingsly got into a verbal argument, and then Rugg … Read more Cape man charged with attempted murder in assault with 2-by-4

Fire burns 40 acres near Atlantic City airport

A fire sparked by an arching wire burned 40 acres at Atlantic City International Airport on Saturday morning.The fire burned about an hour and a half and was resolved in about four hours, officials said.Firefighters from the 177th Fighter Wing, South Jersey Transportation Authority, the NJ Forest Fire Service and Cardiff responded with mutual aid … Read more Fire burns 40 acres near Atlantic City airport

Atlantic City man wanted in drug-induced death

An Atlantic City man is wanted in the drug-induced death of a man last year.Ramon Rivera, 50, was already indicted in the death of Felipe Popocati Garcia-Lopez in September.Efforts to locate Rivera have been unsuccessful, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said.Police were called to Haps Laundromat in Atlantic City on Sept. 23 for two unresponsive … Read more Atlantic City man wanted in drug-induced death

Man wanted in Atlantic City shooting that wounded woman

Atlantic City police are looking for help finding a man wanted in a shooting that wounded a woman inside a home with several children.Tyquan McClarin-Lamar, 25, is accused of four counts of aggravated assault in the incident that happened Tuesday night in the 100 block of N. North Carolina Avenue.Police were called to the apartment … Read more Man wanted in Atlantic City shooting that wounded woman