NOW 102,196 CASES OF CORONAVIRUS IN NEW JERSEY, SOUTH JERSEY COUNTIES GETTING WORSE

We now have 102,196 cases of coronavirus in New Jersey.  The state released new figures late Friday and they show over 3,000 new cases in one day reported in New Jersey.  There are 253 additional deaths, and the death toll from the virus has now climbed to 5,617.  Governor Phil Murphy says the curve is …

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TRYING SOMETHING NEW: CAPE MAY LEWES FERRY NOW ACCEPTING FREIGHT

It’s the latest idea to keep the boats floating in the Cape May Lewes Ferry fleet.  The Delaware River and Bay Authority announced Friday that the ferries will now transport freight via a pilot program.  The idea is to allow packages to travel from one side of the Delaware Bay to the other while minimizing …

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HUNDREDS STAND OUT IN RAIN, SALUTE COAST GUARD RECRUIT GRADS IN CAPE MAY

Hundreds of spectators waving flags braved a rainstorm Friday morning to send good wishes to recent graduates of the Coast Guard Training Center.  Cape May Mayor Chuck Lear was among those who watched the grads leave the Center on bus for their future destinations.  Crowds of people have formed recently near the base when grads …

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STATE EXPECTED TO SURPASS 100,000 CASES OF CORONAVIRUS ON FRIDAY

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will hold his daily briefing on the coronavirus outbreak in New Jersey Friday at 3:00pm.  The state is expected to far surpass the 100,000 figure for total cases during the outbreak.  Murphy may begin to outline some of his plan to reopen state government; additional information is expected early this …

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