"We tried to leave a bad situation," said Atlantic City Councilman Jeffree Fauntleroy II, who was out with Mayor Frank Gilliam early Sunday when the two were involved in an altercation with employees of the Haven Nightclub.
State Sen. Jeff Van Drew, a conservative Democrat long viewed as the heir apparent to the South Jersey congressional seat occupied for two decades by moderate Republican U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo, faced Republican challenger Seth Grossman.
Amy S. Rosenberg is a staff writer. Most recent preoccupations: the epic drama of Atlantic City, the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, local beach culture, shoobies, the fragile psyche of the Philadelphia sports fan, and Miss America. She lives at the Jersey Shore but also writes about Philly.