The Dr. Martin Luther King Center in Whitesboro will serve as a coronavirus vaccination location on Thursday. Township officials announced that the Center will offer vaccines from 5:00-7:00pm.
The doors to the Mitnick Elementary School in Lower Township are closed today. Lower Township Police announced a power outage at the school has forced the school to go to a virtual session today. Full virtual learning is available.
The overall number of coronavirus cases in Cape May County is now down to just 140. County officials reported only four new cases again on Monday. An 87 year old male from Middle Township has passed away from complications from the virus.
New Jersey reported fewer than 700 new coronavirus cases statewide on Monday, and ten deaths. State officials say there are just over 1,000 people hospitalized with Covid. Governor Murphy says all of the figures are trending in the right direction.
There are over 3.5 million people completely vaccinated from coronavirus in the State of New Jersey. State officials say over four million people have received at least their first shot. The state identified some cities who have lagged behind on vaccinations; one of them is Bridgeton.
Gas prices are going through the roof in Cape May County. Mid Atlantic AAA reports that gas prices have increased by an average of seven cents per gallon in the past week to an average of $3.03. We are only a penny above the state’s average.
Wildwood Crest officials meet on Wednesday and are expected to address issues involving cannabis and alcohol on public property. There is an ordinance on the agenda that prohibits the smoking and consumption of cannabis products on public property in the community. Another ordinance will eliminate smoking in publicly designated areas.
It’s race weekend at Dover International Speedway and that typically means reservations on the Cape May Lewes ferry can be hard to come by. The Speedway announced on Monday that its grandstands are sold out for the top series race on Sunday. If you plan on taking the ferry this weekend, be advised you may…
Municipal elections are being held in two communities on Tuesday. Both Avalon and Sea Isle City will be holding municipal elections from 6:00am until 8:00pm. The polling location in Avalon has been moved to the elementary school gym because the traditional polling location is currently used as a Covid-19 vaccination clinic by the County.
Wildwood Police have charged a local, unemployed man with a stabbing and attempted murder that took place last Thursday. City police announced that Dimael Lassalle-Sanchez has been charged in connection with the stabbing of another individual near Montgomery and Pacific avenues in the city. The weapon allegedly used in the stabbing was discarded into a…