92.7 WOBM News Flash Briefing: August 4
The body of the swimmer who disappeared of the Atlantic City beach Tuesday night surfaces, and is identified as a visitor from Illinois. Jeffrey Wilkens, 31, was the object of a nearly-continuous search that ended Thursday night.
Some lagoons in Stafford's Beach Haven West enclave are inadvisable for swimming, say township police. A toxic substance that appeared in the Village Harbor section is under scrutiny by New Jersey environmental officials.
Former Long Branch Housing Authority security guard Rosella Coleman settles her discrimination and harassment suit against the agency for $25,000. The settlement through the state Attorney General's office requires LBHA to refine its complaint procedures and to give managers sensitivity training.
Opioid abuse in New Jersey can now be reported confidentially to state investigators on line. The portal on the Division of Consumer Affairs page is also open to pharmacists and medical practitioners.
Jackson takes Jersey into the Little League Mid-Atlantic Regionals in Connecticut. Holbrook Little League opens the tournament Sunday morning, facing Washington, DC.