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Atlantic City officers help woman who just gave birth

Two Atlantic City police officers helped a woman who almost made it to the hospital to give birth.Officers Auttika Taing and Justin Peyton were leaving the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus on Saturday, when a vehicle pulled in behind them, Lt. Kevin Fair said.The driver told them her friend needed help.Inside the officers found … Read more Atlantic City officers help woman who just gave birth

Atlantic County educator dies of COVID at 45

Two local Atlantic County school districts are mourning an educator whose career brought her to both towns.Cara Surace Bluth, 45, died Saturday from COVID-19 complications.Bluth was a vice principal at the George Hess Educational Complex in Mays Landing, HamiltonTownship.The Ventnor woman started her career as a first-grade teacher at Chelsea Heights Elementary School in Atlantic … Read more Atlantic County educator dies of COVID at 45

Atlantic City man indicted in deadly August robbery

An Atlantic City man has been indicted in a robbery that turned deadly last August.Keshawn Faulkner, 23, is accused of killing Wayne Brown inside the Madison Hotel in Atlantic City just before noon Aug. 12.Brown, 25, was found with a gunshot wound on the 11th floor of the hotel on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. … Read more Atlantic City man indicted in deadly August robbery

Quarantine cancels rest of ACHS basketball season

Atlantic City High School’s basketball season has ended due to COVID-19.Athletic Director Christ Ford Jr. sent a memo to the district this week citing a 14-day quarantine.“In order to do our best to ensure the health, safety and well-being of our student-athletes, coaches and staff, we have decided to cancel the remaining boys’ and girls’ … Read more Quarantine cancels rest of ACHS basketball season

Atlantic City board votes to oust Hossain, end superintendent search

Atlantic City’s school board meeting Tuesday night was all about endings.Members voted to start the process to remove former Vice President Farook Hossain from the board and to discontinue the ongoing search for a new superintendent.The move to petition to have Hossain officially ousted comes six weeks after the board solicitor first made allegations that … Read more Atlantic City board votes to oust Hossain, end superintendent search