Sheriff’s officers honored for saving man at courthouse

Four Atlantic County sheriff’s officers were honored for saving a man who overdosed at the Atlantic County Criminal Courthouse last month.Officers were called after the man was found unresponsive in a restroom at the courthouse in Mays Landing, according to Undersheriff Mike Petuskey.The officers suspected a drug overdose and were unable to find a pulse.Narcan … Read moreSheriff’s officers honored for saving man at courthouse

Atlantic City police help protect kids from the cold

The foundation that helps get the extras the city’s police need recently helped the community’s children.The Atlantic City Police Foundation and Tour de Shore donated 170 winter coats to children in need at Chelsea Heights, Brighton Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue and Dr. Martin Luther King Complex schools.The city’s police officers helped distribute the coats to the … Read moreAtlantic City police help protect kids from the cold

Model returns home to A.C. with presents, platters and a plan

Rayuana Aleyce will never forget growing up in Atlantic City’s Stanley Holmes Village.“I always had a burning desire to have a better life,” she said, standing just feet away from her childhood home in the third village.That’s why the model makes sure to return once a year to talk to the kids and give back.After … Read moreModel returns home to A.C. with presents, platters and a plan

Special mailbox for Santa pops up in Atlantic City

Santa’s helpers are making sure kids around Atlantic City have a way to get their letters to the jolly old elf. And even get one in return.A mailbox for letters to Santa popped up in Chelsea Heights in front of DeMarco’s Market on Crossan Avenue.All kids need to do is put their letters in the … Read moreSpecial mailbox for Santa pops up in Atlantic City

Atlantic City officer’s idea becomes holiday tradition for MLK School

The idea came to Antwone Snead while he was teaching in-school suspension at Atlantic City’s Martin Luther King School.He grew up in the city where he now is a police officer and knew what it was like to not have a Christmas.“I thought to myself, if we could bring Christmas here and also have a … Read moreAtlantic City officer’s idea becomes holiday tradition for MLK School