New Jersey has again confirmed over 3,000 new cases of coronavirus. State officials announced Wednesday that there are more than 2,000 people in the hospital with the virus. The rate of transmission continues at 1.09 percent, which indicates the virus is spreading.
New Jersey has provided over 3.6 million vaccines for the coronavirus. Governor Phil Murphy confirms that there will be many more vaccines coming to the Garden State within the next two weeks.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is urging school districts to get students back in the classroom. Murphy announced Wednesday that only 890 students have gotten coronavirus in the classroom, or two tenths of one percent. Murphy says some students have been out of the classroom for over a year, and it’s time to get them…
The Avalon Borough Council meets Wednesday afternoon and is expected to approve a new budget that includes no tax increase. The new spending plan will also pay cash for some capital improvement projects, and results in all long term general obligation debt being eliminated by the Borough.
A prominent New Jersey State Senator says the State should repeal its law that requires public employees to live in the Garden State. Senator Tom Kean Jr. says the old law is antiquated and should be repealed. Kean’s comments came after a court ruled that a New Jersey can keep her job even though she…
The historic Clementon Amusement Park was sold at auction for just over $2 million. The 114 year old park was purchased by a buyer who intends to open the amusement park again in the future. The winning bid also includes a liquor license.
Two people lost their lives on the southbound span of the Delaware Memorial Bridge Tuesday afternoon. Officials say three people were in a disabled vehicle that was rear ended by a tractor trailer. There is a third reported injury.
Cape May County has another death attributable to coronavirus. A 73 year old woman from Upper Township is the latest victim. The County has 35 new positive cases in the past 24 hours.
A quarterback from South Jersey who took the Baltimore Ravens to an NFL championship is now a Philadelphia Eagle. The Eagles have signed Joe Flacco to a one year contract. Flacco grew up in South Jersey, went to the University of Delaware, and has a home in Avalon.
The Wildwood City Commission meets Wednesday afternoon and is expected to formally introduce the city’s 2021 budget. The agenda for the meeting notes that the budget is expected to be adopted at the end of April. The meeting starts at 5:00pm.