County Commissioners have approved a resolution that supports legislation to make sure 9-1-1 emergency call money is spent properly. The State collects a fee on everyone’s phone bill; however, out of nearly $1.5 billion collected, only 11 percent is spent on eligible expenses. County governments statewide have spent $175 million on various capital improvements over…
If coronavirus wasn’t enough, now Cape May County is dealing with West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. County officials announced that West Nile Virus was found near the Cape May County Zoo, and at a West Cape May horse farm. The encephalitis was found near Jakes Landing Road in Dennisville. County officials are telling…
Cape May County has 64 additional cases of coronavirus. County officials say there are now 537 active residential cases of the virus in the County; every community has at least one case. Lower and Middle townships combine for 245 of the County’s cases.
61 percent of residents in Cape May County are vaccinated against coronavirus. County officials announced during the weekend that there were 11 patients inside Cape Regional Medical Center with the virus as of Thursday. There are 528 active cases of the virus in the County.
The National Weather Service has extended the rip current advisory through Saturday evening. Strong rip currents will be present on local beaches through Saturday evening due to Henri, which is expected to be a hurricane when it passes far off the Jersey Shore. Rough surf and some tidal flooding are also possible.
Cape Regional Medical Center will prohibit visitors to the facility as of Saturday. The hospital announced its new policy on its social media page Friday. There are a few exceptions to the regulation, including for pediatrics, and end of life patients. Information is available on the Center’s website.
Cape May County now has 502 cases of coronavirus among its residents. The County released new figures Wednesday morning and they show about half of all of the cases are in Lower and Middle townships. 53 new cases were reported in this latest update.
Cape May County has nearly 500 cases of coronavirus. The new figures released Wednesday show 486 cases of the virus in the County, with half of the cases in Middle and Lower townships. Only Cape May Point has zero cases of the virus.
They are as cute as can be, and they are now at the Cape May County Zoo. Zoo officials announced Tuesday that baby capybaras have been born at the Zoo and they are doing fine. They were born on June 15th at around three pounds each, and have been growing since. The Zoo will be…
Both Lower and Middle townships each have over 100 cases of coronavirus apiece. There has been a surge in the coronavirus numbers in the County and as of Saturday, there were 462 overall cases in the County. Wildwood leads all beach communities with 49 cases.