PHILLY NEWS: NO DEATH PENALTY FOR MUMIA

It’s life in prison but no exposure to the death penalty for a convict who killed a Philadelphia police officer nearly three decades ago.  Officials announced today that they will not seek the death penalty for Mumia Abu-Jamal who killed Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner in December, 1981.  The announcement means that Abu-Jamal will spend…

REPORT: CAPE MAY MAKES CHANGES TO TOURISM

The Cape May City Council met on Tuesday and created a new Department of Tourism, Civic Affairs, and Recreation.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that this change was made in anticipation of a new $10.5 million convention center that’s being built in the resort.  The existing tourism commission was replaced with a new Advisory…

COUNTY ADDS TWO MORE FLU SHOT CLINICS

If you intend on getting a flu shot but you haven’t gotten around to it, you will have two additional opportunities courtesy of the county.   Cape May County officials announced that two additional free flu vaccination clinics will be held in the next month.  The first clinic is scheduled for Sunday, December 18th at…