The republican candidate for a State Senate seat in our district is reportedly out raising, and out spending, his incumbent democratic opponent. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Michael Testa Jr. has raised $133,500 in the race for the Senate seat currently held by democrat Robert Andrzejczak. The election will be held in November.
Gasoline prices are starting to inch down, including in Cape May County. Mid Atlantic AAA reports that the price for gasoline in Cape May County now averages $2.89 a gallon, among the best prices in the Garden State. The average price for a gallon of gas went down by a penny last week.
Gerry Thornton is now a part of the New Jersey Association of Counties Hall of Fame. Thornton began his service to the freeholder board back in 1976 and absent an eight year break, has been serving ever since. Thornton is also an 11 year veteran of the United States Air Force.
An official groundbreaking event will occur next week at the Cape May County Airport for “Village Tech”, the first of three buildings planned as part of an economic development project. The $6.2 million building is currently 50 percent leased. County and officials from the Delaware River and Bay Authority will be in attendance.
A single point of entry and exit arrives at the Superior Courthouse in Cape May Court House effective Monday. County officials say modern screening stations have been added to the open lobby area as a security precaution. The current entrance at the rear of the building will be used for both entry and exit.
A new Conference Room located on the third floor of the Cape May Court House was dedicated to former longtime Surrogate Robert Hentges. Hentges served as the Surrogate for Cape May County for 42 years. He was the longest serving surrogate in the State of New Jersey.
Cape May County government will be showing off its new third floor of the County Courthouse located on Main Street in Middle Township Friday. The new third floor will result in additional space for both the surrogate and sheriff’s offices. A new court room is included, along with the office of Criminal Case Management.
Every police department in Cape May County will have a permanent prescription drop box. County officials are holding a press conference at the Cape May County Administration Building Wednesday morning to announce that drop boxes will be located in every department in the County. Local freeholders will be in attendance along with other law enforcement…
The Cape May County Office of Emergency Management is now the first in South Jersey to have the next generation 911 cellular phone system. The system will allow rescue to locate someone who places a 911 call within 150 feet of the actual caller location, rather than the nearest cell phone tower. Department Director Marty…
The names of 52 boy scout troop leaders from New Jersey who sexually abused boys was released Tuesday by a law firm. The firm announced the names of the men; none of them are from Cape May County. Four are from Atlantic County, with two from Egg Harbor Township.