Cape May County voters will fill two seats on the Freeholder board Tuesday, and elect a new County sheriff. Longtime Sheriff Gary Schaffer is calling it quits after a long career in law enforcement. Republicans and democrats have filled two tickets for all three seats up for grabs.
Many local municipalities have contested races during Tuesday’s election. Wildwood Crest will fill all three seats on its Borough Commission, while Middle Township has one Committee seat up for grabs. There’s a contested Council race in Lower Township, and also in a few other municipalities.
New Jersey will fill the top elected spot in government on Tuesday. Democrat Phil Murphy held a sizable lead in every pre-election poll over Kim Guadagno. New Jersey has had two successive republican terms, a total of eight years under Chris Christie.
A major detour will be in effect where the Parkway and Expressway meet in Atlantic County on Wednesday. Officials say the eastbound Atlantic City Expressway exit at milepost 38 to the northbound Garden State Parkway will be closed as part of ongoing improvements; detours will be in effect.
New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino says 250 deputies will be manning polling locations around the State on Election Day. Deputy attorneys will be stationed at polling locations in each of the State’s 21 counties. The polls on Tuesday will remain open until 8:00pm.
A United States Marshal fired his weapon at an SUV Sunday night after he followed the vehicle off the Garden State Parkway in Union Sunday night. Authorities say the driver of the SUV left the scene and sped in the direction of the marshal, who fired multiple shots. The vehicle was struck with bullets, but…
It’s another South Jersey Group III championship game appearance for Ocean City’s girls soccer team. Ocean City got goals from Paige Panico and Faith Slimmer to advance to beat Lacey Monday, 2-0. Ocean City hosts Cherry Hill West Thursday afternoon in the title game. for more, visit CoastSportsToday.com
Get ready, the new 640 area code is coming to our region in January. Verizon officials confirm that the new 640 area code will be an overlay of the 609 area code because the 609 area code is just about out of numbers. This will require you to dial the 609 area code to another…
98.7 The Coast WCZT will be providing the best LIVE coverage of Election Night in Cape May County on November 7, 2017.