Officials in the Murphy administration say the state will continue to insist on its current masking regulations despite the Centers for Disease Control saying masks are not needed indoors for people who are vaccinated. Murphy’s office says his administration is reviewing new guidelines, but current masking regulations remain in effect, for now.
Former New Jersey Governor Christie Whitman is so fed up with the GOP’s obsession with Donald Trump, she’s ready to bolt the republican party for a new party with some other republicans. Whitman told NJ.com that the current republican party would be “unrecognizable to her parents” and they would never participate in a party that…
Time to pay to park in Wildwood Crest, as of Saturday. Crest Police announced on social media that parking meters will be turned on and working as of Saturday. The meters are on from 8:00am until 10:00pm; the Crest uses the ParkMobile system to pay for parking.
Atlantic City Police reported the shooting of a 28 year old man in the city early Thursday morning, before sunup. It happened on Martin Luther King Boulevard, and the victim suffered non-life threatening injuries. The suspect remains at large.
A new playground is now open at Mitnick Park in Lower Township. Township officials were on hand this week for the opening of the new playground which was immediately tested by first graders in Mrs. Ackroyd’s class at the elementary school. The new playground offers ADA handicapped accessibility.
New Jersey records another day with fewer than 1,000 new cases of coronavirus. State officials report 820 new cases of the virus on Thursday, with 26 deaths. This comes the same day as the Centers for Disease Control have announced that indoor mask-wearing is optional for individuals who are fully vaccinated, in uncrowded circumstances.
Atlantic City Police arrested two teenagers who were driving in a stolen car Monday night, and one of the teens had drugs and a gun in his possession. Police made a traffic stop on Pennsylvania Avenue and found a 16 year old boy behind the wheel. 80 bags of heroin and a pistol were found…
A diesel fuel spill has fouled a portion of the Maurice River near Leesburg. The United States Coast Guard reports that the maximum potential release is 778 gallons. The spill came from a motor vessel running in the river on Wednesday. Boom containment is underway.
A major recognition for the volunteers and professionals who have made the County’s coronavirus vaccination clinic a success. County officials were on hand Wednesday to present certificates of thanks to the men and women who provided over 20,000 doses of vaccines at the clinic, which will move next week to the Field House in Lower…
New Jersey reported 925 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, along with 33 new deaths. More than 3.5 million New Jersey adults are completely vaccinated. Governor Murphy continues to encourage all residents to get vaccinated as soon as possible.