Nearly half of New Jersey’s 6.9 million adults have been vaccinated against Covid-19. State officials over the weekend announced that hospitalizations from the virus are at their lowest point of the entire year. Just over 1,000 cases of the virus were reported on Saturday; hospitalizations are down too.
A tornado over the bay occurred Saturday afternoon on the Barnegat Bay. Local authorities say the waterspout touched down off Seaside Heights. A special marine warning was issued to mariners during the waterspout event.
Bay Avenue in Ocean City will be under construction this week. City officials announced that milling and paving operations will take place from 31st Street and run northward to 8th Street. Detours will be in place fore the balance of the week.