WILDWOOD MAYOR URGES BUSINESSES TO CONDUCT BEST PRACTICES THIS WEEKEND

Wildwood Mayor Pete Byron is urging the business community in Wildwood to be the role model for other communities by conducting best business practices during the Memorial Day weekend.  Byron says people cannot lose sight of the continued threats from the pandemic.  Byron says businesses are expected to cooperate with the restrictions in place by …

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OVER 1,000 VIOLATE NEW JERSEY’S PRICE GOUGING LAW DURING CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Over 1,000 people have been cited by state officials for conducting price gouging during the coronavirus outbreak.  State officials say all of the individuals have been cited for breaking the laws that prohibit the unfair inflation of prices during a state of emergency, which still exists.  Over 100 subpoenas have been given to retails about …

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HAPPY CAMPERS: TRANSIENTS MAY VISIT CAMPGROUNDS IN NEW JERSEY

Campgrounds are open for business immediately in New Jersey.  Governor Phil Murphy signed a new executive order Friday that allows campgrounds to open for transients.  Social distancing guidelines are in effect.  The new order also allows outdoor gatherings of up 25 people, but does not open the door for outside dining, nor outside graduations.  Both …

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LOCAL BEACHES OPEN UP FOR BUSINESS AS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND ARRIVES

Local beaches are open for business as Memorial Day weekend arrives at the Jersey Shore.  Cloudy and cool weather will begin the weekend, and many motels and hotels at the Jersey Cape remain closed for the weekend, along with indoor seating at restaurants and bars.  Curbside pickup for retail is allowable this weekend.  Some towns …

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GOVERNOR APPROVES VOLUNTARY FURLOUGH PROGRAM IN ORDER TO AVOID LAYOFFS

Governor Phil Murphy has signed a law that creates a voluntary furlough program in order to avoid layoffs in state government.  Murphy signed the plan as the state is billions of dollars in the red and tax revenue drops due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Murphy has warned of major layoffs unless loans or a federal …

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