Governor Phil Murphy has confirmed the second confirmed death from coronavirus in New Jersey. Murphy sent out a tweet Saturday night saying a woman from Monmouth County in her 50s is the second person to succumb to the virus in the Garden State. Murphy is encouraging residents to wash their hands, and continue the practice…
The Cape May City Recreation Department announced that it is cancelling indoor roller skating for the final three weekends of the season. Other group activities in Cape May have also been cancelled as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
Civilians can no longer visit their loved ones behind bars. The New Jersey Department of Corrections announced that visitation to prisons will be suspended for 30 days starting Saturday at 5:00pm. The suspension is a reaction to the spread of the coronavirus.
Crest Memorial School is closed Monday so the school can prepare for the possibility of online classes. Superintendent David Del Conte says in a letter to parents that a March 20th professional development day will now be a regular school day. An online portal will be made available to parents and students if the school…
There are now 69 coronavirus cases in the Garden State, with none reported in Cape May, Atlantic, or Cumberland counties. State health officials say 13 of the new cases are women, and six are men. The closest cases to our region remains in Monmouth and Camden counties
Catholic schools in the Diocese of Camden are closed for at least two weeks. Bishop Dennis Sullivan announced on Saturday that the closure is due to the outbreak of coronavirus. Remote learning will begin, and principals will be conducting outreach to parents to tell them how their children will be educated. Sullivan says the closure…
Some recreation programs and facilities in Middle Township are being impacted by the coronavirus. Committeeman Jim Norris announced all indoor activities and programs at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center and the Goshen Complex are cancelled until further notice. All scrimmages and games are cancelled through March 31st.
Municipal courts in the State of New Jersey are closed through March 27. The State announced on Saturday that court offices will be open, but municipal court dates will be cancelled at least through March 27 due to the coronavirus.
The Lower Cape May Regional School District has cancelled all field trips. In a letter dated March 11th that appears on the district’s website, Superintendent Joseph Castelucci announced that all assemblies, dances, concerts, evening events and sporting events will remain as scheduled.
The Cape May County Technical School District has cancelled or postponed various events to be held this month due to the outbreak of coronavirus. A job fair, prom fashion show, and game of life are cancelled, while a career expo and freshman scheduling are postponed and likely to be rescheduled to a later date.