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WILDWOOD CREST NAMED AMONG BEST BEACHES NATIONALLY

Another poll, another honor for Wildwood Crest. Wildwood Crest has been named the 12th best beach in the United States by TripAdvisor’s first-ever Travelers’ Choice 2011 Beaches Awards. The best beach recognition is the latest in a series of accolades for Wildwood Crest by TripAdvisor. The Crest was recently named …

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CMC HOSTS INFO SESSION ON 2010 CENSUS

Cape May County Freeholder Leonard Desiderio and the Cape May County Complete Count Committee will host an information session on the results of the 2010 Census on Wednesday, April 6.  The discussion, led by Leonard Preston from the New Jersey State Data Center of the New Jersey Department of Labor …

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TOURISM SAW AN UPSWING IN 2010 IN CAPE MAY COUNTY

Local tourism officials say there was an increase in activity year-to-year. Cape May County Tourism Director Diane Wieland told Coastal Broadcasting that tourism was up 5.4 percent in 2010. Wieland attributed some of the increase to the strong Canadian push that the department made and the overall warm weather. Wieland …

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SOLAR PANELS COMING TO MIDDLE TOWNSHIP SCHOOLS

A new report says a deal has been reached to bring solar technology to Middle Township schools. The Press of Atlantic City reports that AMSOLAR Corp. is going to create the 1.5 megawatt solar panel system. The report says that the power will be sold to the school at a …

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WILDWOOD POLICE LOOKING INTO STABBING

A stabbing is under investigation in Wildwood. The Cape May County Herald reports that a man was stabbed four times on Sunday. Juan Rivera Gonzales was taken to the Cape Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries. The report says the stabbing took place near Roberts and New Jersey …

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STATE WILL STILL MAKE PENSION PAYMENT

Gov. Chris Christie made a deal with lawmakers. They didn’t hold up their end but he is going to hold up his. State Treasurer Andrew Eristoff told the Senate Budget committee this week that the state will make a $500 million contribution to the pension system, whether or not lawmakers …

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SMALL CHILD FALLS OUT OF WINDOW, SENT TO HOSPITAL

A small boy was taken to the hospital after falling through a window. The two-year-old was taken to Cooper University Hospital and has been listed in critical condition. Millville Police say that screen in the window was not secure and the child fell through the apartment complex screen. The window …

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CAPE MAY RANKS SECOND BEST BEACH IN NATION

There is only one beach destination better. Cape May came in second in the whole country, according to Tripadvisor, for best beach destination. Cape May came in second under the Travelers Choice Beaches Award. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina was the only one ranked higher. Opinions on the site contributed to …

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TWO ACCIDENTS CLAIM LIVES ON TURNPIKE

Two fatal accidents took place on the New Jersey Turnpike on Tuesday. State Police had not yet released the names of those killed. The accidents took place in Camden and near Mount Laurel. Police say there was a 13-mile backup as a result of those accidents. Both accidents involved a …

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