OPERATION TAKE BACK IN EFFECT THIS WEEKEND

Time to clear out those unwanted prescription medications. Many local police departments will be participating in “Operation Take Back” this weekend. The event will be held on Saturday, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Police departments are collecting the unwanted or unused prescription drugs. If the original container is submitted, residents are…

CRIME VICTIMS’ RIGHTS WEEK CONFERENCE IN WILDWOOD

Local prosecutors and law enforcement professionals gathered on Monday at the Wildwoods Convention Center for a victims’ rights conference, in conjunction with National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. The theme this year was “Extending the Vision, Reaching Every Victim”. Prosecutors from Cape May and Cumberland Counties focused on solving cold cases at this year’s conference. An…

LAYOFFS COMING TO DENNIS TOWNSHIP

In an attempt to balance this year’s budget, Dennis Township has announced plans to eliminate eight jobs and reduce salaries. The Dennis Township Committee approved the planned layoffs by a 4-1 vote on Monday, that would save $215,000 by cutting three full-time opublic works employees and three emergency management positions, plus two part timers. The Dennis Township Board…