New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney says no one should be arrested in New Jersey for having minimal amounts of marijuana in their possession. NJ.com reports that Sweeney does not believe arrests should occur now that state residents have overwhelmingly voted in favor of legalizing recreational marijuana.
Wildwood officials will be holding a public meeting on November 25th in an attempt to solicit input on a potential application to the Cape May County Open Space Program. The city announced on its website that it may look to construct a new fitness track, and a playground at the Maxwell Field complex. The meeting…
There are 30 new cases of coronavirus for Cape May County. County officials announced Monday that 28 of the 30 cases were in the community, while only two were long term care cases. Communities with five new cases apiece include Lower and Upper townships, along with North Wildwood and Ocean City.
Nearly two and a half million face masks will be delivered to schools throughout New Jersey. Governor Murphy says the masks are coming from the feds and will be made available to both students and staff around the state. Masks will be prioritized to low income areas first.
As of Thursday, there will be no indoor dining or drinking past 10:00pm, and no bar stools either. Governor Murphy highlighted a new executive order that goes into effect on November 12th designed to slow the spread of coronavirus. Murphy says tables inside will be allowed to be closer than six feet apart but only…
There will be no interstate youth sports featuring New Jersey kids starting Thursday. Governor Murphy announced Monday that the interstate ban goes into effect on Thursday, and will include high school sports. Murphy says it’s another way to slow the spread of coronavirus.
There have been over 7,000 new cases of coronavirus in New Jersey since Saturday. State officials announced over 2,000 new cases on Monday and 11 new deaths. There are more than 1,500 hospitalizations in the Garden State.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will announce later today that bars and restaurants will have to close indoor service by 10:00pm. That new restriction is expected to occur later this week. All interstate youth sports to be held indoors will also be cancelled as well, according to various reports. Murphy addresses the virus later today.
Ocean City is moving forward with a new public safety building. Mayor Jay Gillian announced that city council approved the first reading of the bond ordinance last week. Gillian says the new building will house police, fire, EMT’s dispatch, and emergency management operations.
Cape May County is nearing 300 resident coronavirus cases. 24 new cases were reported on Sunday, including six in Lower Township, which now has 59 total cases. Three new cases were reported in both Middle and Upper Townships.