BIG BATTLE IN SUPREME COURT TODAY OVER MURPHY’S BORROWING PLAN

$10 billion in borrowed money is at stake today in the New Jersey Supreme Court.  The Court is expected to hear arguments from republicans in New Jersey today who oppose Governor Phil Murphy’s plan to borrow a large amount of money to help plug budget gaps caused by the coronavirus pandemic.  The GOP believes that …

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MOTOR VEHICLE OFFICE CLOSED LOCALLY; COMMISSION LISTS WRONG LOCATION

The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission will not be able to process documents at more than a dozen locations today due to power outages caused by Tropical Storm Isaias.  In the Commission’s announcement, it listed the wrong location for the Cape May County location.  The office is located in Lower Township, not in Rio Grande …

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ATLANTIC CITY ELECTRIC REPORTS 76,000 POWER OUTAGES WEDNESDAY MORNING

Atlantic City Electric is reporting 76,740 power outages as of 7am Wednesday.  The utility is dealing with over 4,220 active outages throughout its service area.  The Wildwoods continue to have about 1,000 customers without power, while the greater Cape May area has about 2,000 outages.  More than 1,000 customers still do not have power in …

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THOUSANDS OF ATLANTIC CITY ELECTRIC CUSTOMERS IN CAPE MAY COUNTY WITH NO POWER

Thousands of Atlantic City Electric customers in Cape May County have lost power, and there are even more outages in Atlantic County.  It will take days to get all of the power restored in the utility’s service area.  There have been major outages reported in southern Atlantic County, along with Upper Township, where a tornado …

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CAPE MAY COUNTY STORM REPORT: NO INJURIES, TREES AND POWER LINES ARE DOWN

As of now, no injuries are reported in Cape May County from Tropical Storm Isaias.  A tornado ripped through the Marmora section of Upper Township, causing damage to both commercial and residential properties, including a Coca Cola plant.  Various utility poles remain down which will delay the power restoration process.  Many downed trees are reported …

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