Many local municipalities have contested races during Tuesday’s election. Wildwood Crest will fill all three seats on its Borough Commission, while Middle Township has one Committee seat up for grabs. There’s a contested Council race in Lower Township, and also in a few other municipalities.
The County plans to replace the railings on the Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City, and that will require an overnight closure of the bridge to prep for the work. County officials announced that the bridge will be closed during the evening and early morning hours of November 10th-11 to allow for…
Congressman Frank Lobiondo was a guest Thursday on “The Morning Show” on 98.7 The Coast, and spoke about his work to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) before the end of this year. LoBiondo is part of a working group that “trying to make sure that the re-authorization bill is reasonable and meets the…
Governor Christie blames teachers and their union for escalating heath care costs in the Garden State. Christie blistered the New Jersey Education Association after the union refused to changes in the health insurance coverage that have been agreed to by other public employees unions. Health insurance costs could skyrocket by 13 percent next year as…
The Cape May County Park and Zoo has officially received its accreditation through the year 2022. The Association of Zoos and Aquariums presented County officials with the official accreditation during a ceremony on Friday. Fewer then ten percent of the licensed facilities in the United States receive this designation.
Cape May County Acting Prosecutor Robert Johnson is warning residents to be aware of Halloween candy that could include marijuana or other drugs. Johnson says these products are illegal but are being transported into the State. Many towns hold trick or treating on Tuesday.
The four candidates seeking two positions on the Cape May County Board of chosen Freeholders debated Thursday night live on WCZT. Republican incumbents Will Morey and Jeffrey Pierson are challenged by democrats Danielle Davies and Gregory Wall. The election will be held on November 7th.
Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take Back day, and many local police departments will take part. Police organizations in North Wildwood, Avalon, Ocean City, and other communities will accept unused or unwanted prescription drugs to be dropped off at locations in those communities. For details, check with your local police department.
Friday is a big day at the Cape May County Park and Zoo. The Zoo will receive the official 2017 Accreditation Plaque from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Remarks will be delivered at the ceremony by Freeholder Marie Hayes.
Sunshine and mild temperatures are in the forecast for fall’s most popular event at the Cape May County Park and Zoo this Saturday. The annual “Boo at the Zoo” event will take place starting at 10:00am complete with a costume parade, comedian, and ambassador animal show.