Cape May County has lost an 86 year old woman from Dennis Township, and an 84 year old man from Ocean City due to coronavirus. There were 57 new positive cases reported on Tuesday. Only Cape May Point has zero residents who have Covid-19. Lower Township leads the way with 134 cases.
Lower Township Police are reporting some vehicle burglaries in North Cape May in recent days. Police say items that have been stolen include sunglasses and headphones. Police say the thefts have taken place largely between the hours of 7:00pm and 5:00am. Residents are urged to lock their vehicles.
A 20 year tax break has been granted to the developers of a new water park that will be located next to the former Showboat Casino in Atlantic City. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority Tuesday granted the tax break that is needed to get the family entertainment complex off the ground.
New Jersey reported 127 new deaths from coronavirus over the past 24 hours. The State also reports 3,675 new cases over the past day. New Jersey is closing in on 17,000 deaths from the virus during the pandemic.
The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority has approved the use of the Atlantic City Convention Center as a mega site for coronavirus vaccinations. The agreement allows the vaccinations to be administered as early as next month. It is one of the six sites statewide.
Middle Township Police this afternoon issued a cancellation of an attempt to identify. Yesterday, police issued a photo of a black pickup truck, thinking the occupant may have been associated with an unwelcome entry into a dwelling. Police say today there was no foul play.
William Priole will be the new chief of the Lower Township Police Department as of Friday. Priole replaces William Mastriana who is retiring after a long career with the Department. Priole is a previous Officer of the Year with the Lower Township Police Department, and has 29 years of service. Mastriana has served as chief…