DISASTER FOOD STAMP ASSISTANCE NOW AVAILABLE TO COUNTY RESIDENTS

Cape May County Freeholder Kristine Gabor announced that the Cape May County Board of Social Services will be taking Disaster Food Stamp Assistance applications for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Disaster SNAP, called D-SNAP, is administered by the US Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Services through the Department of Human Services. Eligible recipients will receive…

ADDITIONAL FOOD ASSISTANCE ANNOUNCED FOR THOSE IMPACTED BY SANDY

The Christie Administration  announced that it will implement a federal food assistance benefit for individuals and families in certain counties, who are not already enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). An estimated 100,000 households hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy may be eligible for at least $200 in electronic benefits. Applications for the program…

MAN SHOT AND KILLED IN THE VILLAS

A Lower Township man has been shot and killed. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced that Chris Turner, of the Villas has died. As a result of the investigation, Bernard “Peanut” Green was been identified as the suspect. He is a 30-year-old black male from the Villas. He remains at large. Charges include first…