MENENDEZ ISSUES STATEMENT ON TROOPS LEAVING IRAQ

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement of troop withdrawal from Iraq by the end of the year. “Today’s announcement by President Obama, bringing home American troops from Iraq, is historic. As someone who voted against the war while in the House of Representatives, I believe this was the right…

GAS PRICES CREEPING UP AGAIN

Another slight increase took place at the pumps this week. AAA Mid-Atlantic says that gas prices rose four cents on average in Cape May County. The latest price survey said prices came in at $3.34 per gallon. Analysts saw that we might not see the typical price declines of the fall and winter and prices…

ROADWORK CONTRACT AWARDED IN WOODBINE

Woodbine officials say that the County of Cape May has awarded a contract for the drainage project at the intersection of Washington Avenue (County Route 557) and South DeHirsch Boulevard. Bids were received on October 6. The contract was awarded to F.W. Shawl & Sons, Inc. of Marmora  in the amount of $16,400. Ponding of…

MENENDEZ RELEASES STATEMENT ON GADHAFI’S DEATH

US Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, today released the following statement on confirmed reports of Moammar Gadhafi’s death: “The end of Libyan dictator Moammar Qaddafi’s rule represents an opportunity for the Libyan people and state to embrace democratic reform and start a new chapter in Libya’s history. “As…