Dumpster fire spreads to Hamilton Township home

A dumpster fire spread to a home in Hamilton Township early Saturday morning.Police were called to the trash fire on the 200 block of Greenbriar Court at 1:13 a.m.When patrol officers arrived, the fire had spread to the home, which was fully engulfed, police said.A 50-year-old man who was home at the time was able … Read moreDumpster fire spreads to Hamilton Township home

Residents move back in after A.C. rooming house fire

An Atlantic City rooming house owner moved quickly to get his tenants back home Friday. A New Year’s Eve fire in a third-floor bedroom at 1401 Memorial Ave. displaced 17 tenants. People began moving back in to the first and second floors Friday afternoon. The third floor, where the fire was contained, and fourth floor … Read moreResidents move back in after A.C. rooming house fire

Firefighters credited with saving A.C. rooming house

It wasn’t the way Rick Tillman expected to ring in the new year. Alarms started going off inside the Atlantic City rooming house where he lives at about 6:30 p.m. New Year’s Eve, so he grabbed his coat and ran. “Everybody had to grab whatever,” Tillman said. “It was a nightmare.” The fire began upstairs … Read moreFirefighters credited with saving A.C. rooming house