A 22 year old Villas man accidentally drove a vehicle into a home on Pontaxit Avenue in North Cape May Tuesday morning. Police say a vehicle driven by Jesse Shaw struck a vehicle, then veered onto a property and striking a home, damaging the foundation. There were no injuries and the home is safe for…
The Lower Township Council will introduce its municipal budget during Monday night’s meeting. The adoption of the new spending plan is expected in the middle of March. Council may also approve a resolution that would ask the county to lower the speed limit on Town Bank Road.
Lower Township Police will hold its monthly Cop Stop this Saturday at Dunkin Donuts in North Cape May. Officer Mike Nuscis will be there for three hours starting at 10am to answer questions regarding public safety practices in the Township, and to get feedback from residents.
The Lower Township Police Department has three new hires. Kevin O’Brien, Steven Trunfio, and Michael Harkin have all been hired by the Township. Each officer now must complete at least four months of field training.
Two Lower Township men have been arrested and charged with causing the drug induced death of 59 year old Susan Perkins in West Cape May last summer. Authorities say 79 year old Francis Leszcynski and 59 year old Paul Neville sold the drugs to Perkins that caused her death. Both could face between ten to…
Lower Township Police say a 25 year old man lost his life on January 12th in a motor vehicle accident. Patrick Wood of the Villas lost control of his car on Breakwater Road and struck a tree. Wood later died of his injuries.
The new week will bring new construction to North Cape May. Lower Township Police say there will be major work done on Roseann Avenue from Clearwater Drive including excavation and dewatering. The Clearwater Drive/Roseann Avenue intersection will remain substantially closed for the week. It’s all part of a massive flood relief project.
Lower Township Police have identified the woman who died during a house fire in the Villas as Melody Murphy. Murphy’s home went up in smoke and flames on Florida Avenue Friday morning. Murphy died of carbon monoxide poisoning as a result of the fire, which is still under investigation.
An unidentified woman died in Friday morning’s house fire in the Villas, Lower Township. Police say the fire started in a home in the 200 block of East Florida Avenue. Upon arrival, a man inside the home was outside but his wife was inside the upper floor of the house. The woman likely died of…
One person was reportedly killed during a house fire in Lower Township Friday morning. Various reports suggest the fire occurred in the Villas, on Florida Road, and was brought under control. Lower Township Police will release more information about the fire later today.