New Jersey reported 3,207 coronavirus cases on Saturday. This is the much-anticipated second wave of the pandemic for which Governor Murphy may make some additional restrictions this week. Murphy says the numbers are going in the “wrong direction”.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has appointed members to a cannabis commission to oversee the sales of recreational pot in the Garden State, approved by voters Tuesday night. Dianna Houenou, a senior advisor to the Governor, will chair the commission. It is estimated that it may take two years to get legal recreational weed sales…
New Jersey reports an additional 2,199 coronvirus cases in New Jersey on Friday. The daily numbers for the virus again top 2,000 as Governor Murphy appears ready to enact some additional restrictions. 13 new deaths were reported Friday.
Cape May County now has 228 cases of resident coronavirus. 23 new resident cases were announced late Thursday afternoon, along with the death of an 89 year old woman from Upper Township. Lower Township now has 50 resident cases of the virus.
The United States Coast Guard rescued two people who were on board a fishing boat that caught fire Thursday near Barnegat. The “Reel E Bugging” caught fire and the crew notified the Coast Guard it required immediate assistance. Both fishermen were rescued from a life raft and taken ashore.
A deceased whale was spotted off Sea Isle City and Avalon Thursday. The Marine Mammal Stranding Center has been contacted about the whale which has likely been dead for several days. The Coast Guard and the Center will at some point examine the whale when it is safe to do so.
Once again, New Jersey reported over 2,000 cases of coronavirus in a single day. New figures released Thursday show 2,104 new cases of the virus as the case count continues to rise. Governor Murphy hinted some restrictions may be coming soon.
Governor Phil Murphy is touting the success of mail in ballots which has drawn much controversy in other states. Murphy says over four million people voted in Tuesday’s election, which is higher than 2016 numbers. These numbers only include those received in the mail.
Atlantic County authorities have confirmed that one of four shooting victims involved in an incident near a bar in Atlantic City this week has died, and a second has life threatening injuries. Police say four individuals were shot near a bar shortly after 3:00am on Arctic Avenue in the city. A 29 year old Atlantic…
There are nearly three dozen new cases of coronavirus in Cape May County. County Health officials say Upper, Middle, and Lower townships, along with Ocean City, each have over 30 cases of the virus in their communities. Six new cases were added in both Upper and Middle townships. Cape May Point and Stone Harbor are…