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Ventnor mayor announces she will be stepping down

Ventnor’s mayor announced Thursday that she will be stepping down from her leadership role after nearly seven years. It’s not a decision she wanted to make, but one that circumstances forced her into, she clarified. Beth Maccagnano Holtzman will be putting her home on the market as part of her divorce, which will make her … Read more

New A.C. Electric program would plug Atlantic City residents into career training

Atlantic City is hoping to spark new lives for residents through a training partnership with Atlantic City Electric. The first 15 residents will begin a 14-week program next month to prepare them for the various jobs available in electrical work. “We’re extremely committed to the Atlantic City area,” said Tyler Anthony, chief executive officer of … Read more

Atlantic City councilman arrested in domestic assault

An Atlantic City councilman was arrested Thursday evening, BreakingAC has learned. Councilman MD Hossain Morshed, 48, is charged with third-degree endangering for abuse/neglect of a child by a non-caretaker, court records confirm. He is also charged with simple assault for purposely or knowingly causing bodily injury, a disorderly persons offense. Details of the arrest were … Read more

Citywide surveillance cameras highlight $16.8M plan for Atlantic City

Atlantic City’s mayor likes to herald a “great day” every time he addresses a group. But on Monday, it was a multimillion-dollar day. The governor and other state leaders joined Mayor Marty Small to announce $16.8 million in supplemental state funding for improvements to the city and public safety. The money is from the closed … Read more