The news regarding coronavirus in the State on Sunday was largely poor. New Jersey reported 5,032 new cases of the virus along with 32 new deaths. The rate of transmission is back on the way up at 1.08 percent. Over the past week, the state has averaged over 5,000 new cases per day.
There is one new death to report in Cape May County from coronavirus. County officials announced the passing of a 72 year old man from Woodbine. There are 49 new cases of the virus in the County. Middle and Lower townships continue to have the most cases.
New Jersey broke its own single-day record for the most number of reported coronavirus cases in a single day. State officials confirmed on Saturday 6,435 new cases of the virus, and 102 additional deaths. The good news…the number of those in the hospital with Covid-19 dropped.
A law that would allow legal recreational marijuana use and possession in New Jersey has failed again in Trenton. NJ.com reports that a bill that would clean up previous legislation forwarded, and rejected, by Governor Murphy has failed in the State Senate. One of the issues is a provision if anyone under the age of…
Cape May County officials are reporting the death of a 73 year old man from Lower Township as a result of coronavirus. The County reported 66 new cases of the virus on Friday. Only five local communities are in single digits in terms of the number of resident cases: Avalon, Cape May Point, Stone Harbor,…
New Jersey State Police are searching for a man who robbed two banks in Cape May County. Police say the first robbery took place at a branch of Sturdy Savings Bank in Dennisville when he handed a note demanding money. The second robbery took place this past Thursday at TD Bank in Marmora. Police have…
Cape May County is reporting the deaths of two women from our area who are the latest casualties from coronavirus. There were 59 new cases reported on Thursday. Now under, the vaccination of police and fire personnel who are considered to be Phase 1B.
A Cape May man was among the individuals arrested Wednesday in Washington, DC as part of the insurrection at the Capitol Building. NJ.com identifies the man as Leonard Guthrie, no age provided. Guthrie was charged with unlawful entry.
New Jersey confirmed 6,314 new coronavirus cases on Thursday. State officials also report 123 new confirmed deaths. To date, there have been over 510,000 cases of the virus confirmed in New Jersey, or about one out of every 20 residents.
One person is dead following the crash of a dump truck on the Garden State Parkway in Egg Harbor Township. NJ.com reports that the accident occurred in the southbound lanes of the Parkway Wednesday afternoon. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene; no other vehicles were involved in the accident.