COUNTY TO CONSIDER APPEAL IN CASE INVOLVING SANCTUARY STATE POLICIES

Cape May County is considering an appeal to the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals regarding a ruling made earlier this week regarding sanctuary states.  County Sheriff Robert Nolan says the ruling violates the rights of every sheriff in the state to voluntarily assist fellow law enforcement officers in keeping their communities safe.  Nolan …

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COUNTY REPORTS EIGHT ADDITIONAL COVID-19 CASES; NON-RESIDENT CASES DECLINE

Cape May County reported eight new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, with only one of them being a non-resident case.  The overall number of non-resident coronavirus cases has dropped to just 40, which is more than half of what it was earlier this month.  Two new resident cases were reported Wednesday in both Sea Isle City, …

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COUNTY SLASHES SPENDING ON OPERATING EXPENSES, CAPITAL BUDGET ITEMS

Cape May County is slashing its operating expenses and capital budget items by ten percent through the end of the year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  All new bonding for capital projects has been tabled as well.  Freeholder Director Gerald Thornton says these actions will help safeguard the county’s financial future in the upcoming budget …

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VAN DREW ANNOUNCES FEDERAL PAYMENTS FOR LOCAL HOSPITALS

Congressman Jeff Van Drew has announced a second round of Provider Relief Fund payments will be made to several hospitals in our region.  Van Drew announced that Cape Regional Health System and Shore Medical Center are among the hospitals in line to get the payments.  Van Drew says he’s worked with Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan …

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