Lower Township Police have issued a missing person’s alert for 33 year old Paul Shibles. He was last seen on April 5th on Bates Avenue in the Villas. Shibles is a white male, standing approximately 5’4″, and weighing about 150 pounds with blue eyes and blonde hair.
Lower Township Police this afternoon issued a missing persons alert for 39 year old Laura Price. Price was seen in her white Lexus driving northbound on Route 47. If you have information regarding Price’s whereabouts, you should contact Lower Township Police.
A three year old girl lost her life at the Sun Outdoors Campground in the Erma section of Lower Township over the weekend. Police say on Saturday night, the little girl was pulled from a sewage septic tank after she accidentally fell into the tank. The child was pronounced dead Saturday evening at Cape Regional…
The Lower Township Council will introduce a new ordinance that will prohibit individuals from smoking marijuana in public places throughout the Township. A public hearing on this new regulation is expected on May 3rd. Council will meet Monday at 7:00pm.
Lower Township Police reported Saturday morning that a portion of Fishing Creek Road between Breakwater Road and Charles Street remains closed from a motor vehicle accident on Friday. Crews are working to resolve the problem; there was a downed utility pole in the area. The closure is expected to last most of the day.
Lower Township Police have a new, updated website. Police say the new website is now available at lowertownshippolice.com and has new features including the ability to fill out a police report, sending anonymous tips, and others. Police say more new information will be added.
County officials announced Friday that emergency work on a portion of Bayshore Road where Middle and Lower townships meet will continue next week. Three foot cast iron culvert pipes need to be replaced in the area. The balance of the work, including the new roadway, is anticipated to be completed by April 7th.
There are plenty of people conducting short term rentals of homes illegally in Lower Township, and the Township is now making that practice stop. The Cape May Star and Wave reports that the Township will spend over $26,000 with a company to crack down on rental properties that have no rental licenses. Township Manager Mike…
There will be some additional overnight bridge closures on the Middle Thorofare Bridge in the coming weeks. County officials announced that the bridge will be closed overnight on March 23rd, March 26th, and again on April 6th. The bridge, which connects the southern Wildwoods to Lower Township, will open the next morning at 5:00am.
Lower Cape May Regional High School is the mock trial champions of New Jersey. Lower Cape May came out on top of a field that included participation from 196 schools statewide. The team included Nikolas Frey, Holly Karavanas, Liv Longshore, Elise Heim, John Payne, and Anna Davids, according to a release.