Someone who bought a Mega Millions lottery ticket in Pennsylvania is $515 million richer this weekend. There was only one winning ticket sold for the progressive jackpot. Check your tickets, there were 1.7 million other prize winners. The winning numbers were 6, 9, 17, 18, 48, with the megaplier, 8.
Cape May County reported three additional deaths from coronavirus over the past week. The individuals were from Middle Township, West Cape May, and North Wildwood. Currently, Cape May County has only 72 cases of the virus among residents. Avalon, Sea Isle City, Stone Harbor, and Wildwood Crest have zero cases.
Keep your mask off when you walk into a restaurant or store as of the Friday of Memorial Day weekend. The Star Ledger reports that sources have told them that Governor Murphy will drop the mask mandate on Monday, effective May 28th. Most indoor settings will not require a mask.
New Jersey reports only 512 new coronavirus cases on Thursday. State officials say there were 25 new deaths from the virus. 3.8 million people have been fully vaccinated, and about half of the State’s population has received at least one dose of the vaccine. 55 percent of all adults in New Jersey are now vaccinated.
Individuals who have been convicted on non-violent offenses regarding drug offenses can ask for a do-over. Starting today, those individuals can ask for the elimination of their mandatory minimum sentences. The State now has an online portal to handle those requests.
Governor Phil Murphy has unveiled new incentives for you to get your coronavirus vaccination. One plan will get you admission to a state park that charges entrance or parking fees, while another could get you a free glass of wine. Wait, there’s more. There’s also a contest where you could win a dinner with the…
Camp fires and coal fires are now off limits in many parts of the state due to dry conditions, low humidity, and two recent forest fires in South Jersey. State officials and some local campgrounds have enacted the fire bans for the time being. Charcoal fires and agricultural burning is now prohibited in Cape May…
Friday night’s Mega Millions lottery jackpot is expected to worth in excess a half billion dollars..that’s right, billion with a “b”. There were no winners in Tuesday night’s drawing, which means the next jackpot will be worth an estimated $515 million. This would be the 18th largest lottery jackpot in United States history.
3.9 million people in New Jersey are now fully vaccinated against coronavirus. New figures released by the State show over 8 million doses of the virus have been administered. New Jersey continues with the requirement that masks must be worn indoors.
Masks are no longer required for high school athletes who play outdoor sports. The NJSIAA sent a memo to schools today that the outdoor mask mandate is over effective immediately. Spectators and coaches no longer need to wear masks either.