New Jersey: Medical Pot First, Magic Mushrooms Second

New Jersey may move forward with a plan to legalize magic mushrooms for medical treatment.  Senator Nicholas Scutari has introduced a bill that would make the use of the drug legal for those with various mental health issues.  Under the bill, adults could themselves grow the drug for personal use…unless they keep it away from…

Lower Township Promotes Lieutenants, Detective Sergeant

Promotions have occurred in the Lower Township Police Department.  The Township announced that Michael Majane, John Armbruster, and Brian McEwing have been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.  Michael Perry has been promoted to Detective Sergeant. Photo provided. The post Lower Township Promotes Lieutenants, Detective Sergeant appeared first on Regional Media News.

Vineland Cuts Trash Hauling Services in Half

Trash hauling services in Vineland are being cut in half.  City officials have a new agreement with its trash hauler and have agreed to once per week pickup, instead of twice per week.  City officials call the deal an interim agreement. The post Vineland Cuts Trash Hauling Services in Half appeared first on Regional Media…

Wildwood Commission to Hold Special Meeting July 6th

The Wildwood City Commission will hold a special meeting on July 6th.  The Commission is expected to award a contract submitted by Fred Sciavone for Phase 3 of the Pacific Avenue Capital Improvement plan.  The meeting will be held at 2:00pm. The post Wildwood Commission to Hold Special Meeting July 6th appeared first on Regional…

Van Drew Introduces No Patient Left Alone Act

New Jersey Congressman Jeff Van Drew has introduced a new No Patient Left Alone Act.  The Act comes on the heels of the Covid-19 pandemic that prohibited loved ones from visiting patients during their hospital stay.  The Act requires hospitals to have a written visitation policy, and ensures all visitors enjoy full and equal visitation…

Strike Averted at Four Casinos in Atlantic City

There will be no labor strike at four Atlantic City casinos for the July 4th weekend.  A union reached agreement with the casinos Thursday night, ending the chance of a strike.  There is a strike possible at the Hard Rock Casino as a deadline of Sunday looms. The post Strike Averted at Four Casinos in…