A 24 year old inmate at the Cape May County Jail is now suing the jail after he remained shackled during emergency surgery, despite his doctor’s objections. NJ.com reports that Benjamin J. Davis filed the civil rights federal lawsuit Friday in court in Camden. He pleaded for medical attention but didn’t receive it for 12…
Atlantic City Electric and other utilities are headed south to help with the recovery in Florida from Hurricane Irma. Atlantic City Electric, PECO, and other utilities are sending teams to Florida to help with massive power outages from the storm.
The 253rd Transportation Company of the National Guard is headed to Florida to help with evacuations in advance of Hurricane Irma. The company has been deployed in two different stages and will arrive at Camp Blanding in Florida as early as Friday. The Company is based in Cape May County.
Cape May County will hold a Patriot’s Day ceremony on Monday, September 11th. County officials announced that the ceremony will be held in front of the County’s administration building next Monday at 5pm.
Congressman Frank LoBiondo is supportive of President Trump’s plan to wipe out former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals law. LoBiondo called Obama’s legislation a quote “violation of executive authority”.
Labor Day has arrived at the Jersey Shore with the best weather of the four day holiday weekend. Skies will be clear today for the long commute home for vacationers and seasonal workers. There will be no mail delivery today, and Motor Vehicle Commission offices are closed. Private package and mail delivery services are also…
There is a high risk for rip currents along local beaches throughout the day on Saturday. The National Weather Service predicts waves building to four to five feet by this afternoon, which means the ocean will be treacherous for simmers. Obey all instructions provided by your local beach patrol. ##
There’s no getting around it, Saturday will not be a beach day at the Jersey Shore. Remnants from former Hurricane Harvey are expected to move up the east coast and impact our area on Saturday with the potential for nearly an inch of rain. The rest of the weekend looks favorable, weather wise. ##
Congressman Frank LoBiondo says he will support emergency aid for the State of Texas that has been devastated by Hurricane Harvey. LoBiondo announced on his Twitter page that it’s time to stand together as Americans and he will support emergency disaster funding for the region. ##
Various work travel programs are proposed to be eliminated by President Trump, and that has Morey’s Piers and other local businesses worried about meeting staffing levels in the foreseeable future. The Wall Street Journal reported that the J-1 SWT visa exchange program may be eliminated by the President, which could drastically reduce the number of…