BILL TO HELP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS NOW LAW

A bill to bolster protections for domestic violence victims was officially signed into law on Thursday. The measure (A-1491), which passed the Assembly 77-1 last October and passed the Senate 38-0 in September, is aimed at deterring future acts of domestic violence by imposing more stringent bail restrictions for anyone charged with contempt of a domestic…

FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS PROVIDED IN ATLANTIC COUNTY

The Atlantic County Division of Public Health will provide free health screenings (blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol) and health counseling services on Thursday, November 17, 3-6 PM, at the new Western Atlantic Parent-Family Support Network in celebration of National Rural Health Day. The Western Atlantic Parent-Family Support Network is located at the Martin Luther King Center,…

PROMOTION ANNOUNCED IN SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Cape May County Sheriff Gary Schaffer announced that Sergeant First Class Frank Germanio Jr. was promoted to Lieutenant within the Sheriff’s Law Enforcement Division. Lt. Germanio finished number one on the New Jersey Civil Service Examination and will be filling a current vacancy. Lieutenant Germanio began his career as a Correctional Officer in September 1994.…