Atlantic City residents express concerns with violence, police response

Atlantic City residents had a lot to say during a Town Hall meeting held in a neighborhood that began the month with three homicides in nine days.Council President Marty Small — who covers the Second Ward where violence recently heated up — organized the meeting at Brigantine Homes in the city’s Back Maryland section, where three … Read more Atlantic City residents express concerns with violence, police response

Police officers ride for Atlantic City cop who survived

The Police Unity Tour usually honors officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. But on Wednesday, dozens of riders left Atlantic City in honor of one who lived. Officer Josh Vadell was shot in the head as he approached an armed robbery in progress at about 2:30 a.m. Sept. 3. His partner, … Read more Police officers ride for Atlantic City cop who survived

Star of Atlantic City’s viral video tries to bring positive focus to his hometown

Stanley Holmes Village was the scene of a music video Thursday, as the man made famous through a viral video tries to continue his positive message. VIEW THE VIDEO: Ibn Ali Miller gained attention after he talked two teens out of fighting and it was captured on video.That video was seen by millions, and even … Read more Star of Atlantic City’s viral video tries to bring positive focus to his hometown

Organ donation gives hope to Somers Point family after loss to addiction

Vincent Battipaglia’s family feared his addiction would take his life. But after the worst happened this past October, they found something to give them hope, they said Friday. The 27-year-old Somers Point man’s organs helped save two others people’s lives. The family was honored yesterday during a ceremony for the Gift of Life Donor Program … Read more Organ donation gives hope to Somers Point family after loss to addiction

Star of Atlantic City’s viral video honored as hero on ‘Steve Harvey’

Atlantic City got some positive exposure Monday, when the subjects of a viral video showing a man calmly ending a fight  between two teens appeared on “Steve Harvey.” “We had a hard time getting you, man,” Harvey told Ibn Ali Miller .   Ali has tried to stay out of the public eye since the … Read more Star of Atlantic City’s viral video honored as hero on ‘Steve Harvey’