Congressman Jeff Van Drew kicked off his “Stronger Shores” campaign before the Thanksgiving break. Van Drew was in Atlantic City on Tuesday announcing a commitment that will result in the dredging of waterways, and the replenishment of beaches from Atlantic City to Cape May. Van Drew will work with the United States Army Corps of…
Thanksgiving Day will mark the 30th anniversary of the disappearance of Mark Himebaugh. Himebaugh disappeared on November 25th, 1991 at the age of 11. He was last seen in Del Haven, walking towards a park. Middle Township Police continue to ask the public for tips that would close this case.
The Lower Township Police Department has received a grant from South Jersey Industries. The $4,500 grant will be used for critical support for first responders in the service area. Life saving medical and first aid equipment will be purchased with the grant funding.
This year’s Anchor Bowl game could be one to remember. The annual Thanksgiving Eve match up featuring football teams from Middle Township and Lower Cape May Regional high schools will be played Wednesday at 6pm in Erma. Both teams combined for 12 wins on the season. Middle Township won the game last year by three…
The B.L. England power plant in Upper Township has been sold. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the announcement of the sale was made Monday evening by Mayor Richard Palombo. The site includes nearly 400 acres. No word yet on the future plans at the site.
Wait, was that Bradley Cooper on the Washington Street Mall in Cape May on Saturday? NJ.com cites a Wildwood Archive social media page as reporting that Cooper was seen in the Victorian resort on Saturday. His mother has a home in Brigantine.
Woodbine Mayor William Pikolycky is the new president of the New Jersey League of Municipalities. Pikolycky was given the presidency during last week’s League meeting in Atlantic City. He has served as Mayor since 1990.
The coronavirus numbers in Cape May County are inching up before the holiday season. As of Tuesday, there were 224 active residential cases of the virus with 37 new cases added over the past 24 hours. The mainland communities continue to have the most cases of the virus.