The slate of candidates seeking legislative office in our First District are largely unknowns to Cape May County. Some democratic organizations are backing a slate of candidates that includes Senate candidate Yolanda Garcia-Balicki, and Assembly candidates Chris Wilson and John Capizola Jr. All three republican incumbents–Mike Testa, Erik Simonsen, and Antwan McClellan–are expected to be…
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch Sunday until 9:00pm. The Watch means conditions will be favorable to the development of severe storms this evening. A front is pushing towards South Jersey that could spark severe weather tonight.
New Jersey is about to expand the eligibility for those eligible to get the coronavirus vaccine. Starting Monday, restaurant, grocery, and warehouse workers will all be eligible to get the vaccines. In April, the number of vaccines coming to New Jersey is expected to greatly increase.
Cape May County reported 26 new positive Covid-19 cases on Sunday. There are fewer than 400 cases of the virus countywide. Cape May County has one of the lowest number of new cases per capita of any county in the State.
There is a good chance of severe weather late Sunday afternoon in Cape May County. The National Weather Service has put our region under a risk for severe thunderstorms and the potential for straight line winds or possibly a tornado. The greatest risk will be after 4:00pm.
An 18 year old man from Ocean View was one of two individuals busted for drugs on the Atlantic City Expressway by New Jersey State Police. Police say they executed a traffic stop in Atlantic County and found $1,500 in drugs in a vehicle. Andrew Wilson of Ocean View and another man from Pennsylvania were…
The Cape May County Social Services department will be moving to County Commons on Tuesday. The County announced that the department will be relocating from its current facility on Route 9 South in rio Grande. Due to Covid-19, the facility will be minimally open to the open.
A 34 year old Galloway Township man lost his life when his motorcycle collided with a mail truck Saturday afternoon on the White Horse Pike. Miachel P. Giannetta Jr.’s motorcycle struck the driver’s side of the truck in Galloway Township. The truck driver suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Ocean City now owns the vacant lot that used to house a car dealership. Mayor Jay Gillian announced over the weekend that the final price for the lot will be determined by the courts. The lot sits next to the city’s Community Center.
Sea Isle City will honor the men and women who served in the Vietnam War on Monday. The City is asking people to observe a moment of silence at 11:00am. The city will also sound the fire sirens at that time as a tribute. Mayor Len Desiderio says these veterans have been overlooked.