The Stone Harbor Volunteer Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire adjacent to a home on Second Avenue. The fire broke out Thursday evening and burned through the roof of the vehicle. There was minor damage to the adjacent home. No injuries were reported. Information and photo from the Department’s social media page.
Additional criminal charges have been filed against Cape May Councilman Chris Bezaire, who remains locked up in the County Jail on charges of stalking, cyber harassment, and invasion of privacy. The Press of Atlantic City reports that additional charges against a second victim were filed on Friday. A hearing on the matter will be continued…
Cape May County has 58 cumulative cases of coronavirus. County health officials say most of those cases are located in Lower and Middle townships. 14 of the 16 towns in the County have fewer than ten cases of the virus; six towns have zero cases.
Ocean City officials adopted a new municipal budget that increases the local purpose tax rate by one cent. Ocean City is also hopeful that some money could come in to the city in the future from the Orsted wind project that would require transmission lines to come through Ocean City.