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Atlantic County’s incoming prosecutor hopes to motivate office, serve community

Atlantic County’s prosecutor-elect will focus on outreach and motivation when he takes on the county’s top law enforcement spot next month. Will Reynolds, 48, was nominated by Gov. Phil Murphy this week to fill the spot 10 months after Damon Tyner resigned amid allegations about his leadership. Since then, Cary Shill served as acting prosecutor. … Read more

Boathouse row: Takes differ on why Stockton’s crew team moved out of Atlantic City

Stockton University’s rowing team no longer rows out of Atlantic City’s boathouse. But how that came to pass is a point of contension. The previous narrative has been that Stockton was kicked out of the boathouse, and had to find a new home. But Superintendent Dr. La’Quetta Small says that is not case. The district … Read more

Atlantic City step closer to tax relief from sports betting

A state committee approved a bill that would divert sports wagering taxes to property tax relief for Atlantic City residents. The bill, which now heads to the full Senate, would take the 1.25 percent tax that currently goes to the CRDA’s efforts to market the city and relieve some of the property tax burden. Atlantic … Read more

Ousted Atlantic City MUA chair files $10M tort claim

John Devlin was ousted from his position heading the Atlantic City MUA Board as political retaliation, he claims in a $10 million tort claim. A split City Council removed Devlin last month, after the current and former Municipal Utilities Authority executive directors made claims he overstepped his position as board chair and interfered with day-to-day … Read more