CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON LONGPORT BRIDGE

The $4.8 million rehabilitation project will begin on Thursday to the J.F.K. Memorial Bridge entering Longport. Motorists can expect delays from now until the project is completed next May, as alternating lanes will allow for construction activity. The contractor has been authorized to close one lane of the bridge on weekdays between 6 a.m. and…

AUTO SALES ON THE RISE NATIONWIDE

Car dealers recorded more sales in August than any single month for the past six years. More than 16 million cars were sold in August, the highest monthly sales total since 2007. The New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers confirmed that the strong sales figures included South Jersey, with some dealers showing a 30 percent…