NORTH WILDWOOD TO GET FIRE GRANT

U.S. Representative Frank A. LoBiondo (NJ-02) today announced that the City of North Wildwood Fire Department will receive $61,465 in federal funding from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program. This is the department’s second AFG award with $61,659 previously announced in 2004. “This is good news for the City of North Wildwood Fire Department…

WILDWOOD CREST NAMED AMONG BEST BEACHES NATIONALLY

Another poll, another honor for Wildwood Crest. Wildwood Crest has been named the 12th best beach in the United States by TripAdvisor’s first-ever Travelers’ Choice 2011 Beaches Awards. The best beach recognition is the latest in a series of accolades for Wildwood Crest by TripAdvisor. The Crest was recently named a Traveler’s Choice destination winner…

CMC HOSTS INFO SESSION ON 2010 CENSUS

Cape May County Freeholder Leonard Desiderio and the Cape May County Complete Count Committee will host an information session on the results of the 2010 Census on Wednesday, April 6.  The discussion, led by Leonard Preston from the New Jersey State Data Center of the New Jersey Department of Labor & Work Force Development, will…

WILDWOOD POLICE LOOKING INTO STABBING

A stabbing is under investigation in Wildwood. The Cape May County Herald reports that a man was stabbed four times on Sunday. Juan Rivera Gonzales was taken to the Cape Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries. The report says the stabbing took place near Roberts and New Jersey aves. The investigation is on-going.

STATE WILL STILL MAKE PENSION PAYMENT

Gov. Chris Christie made a deal with lawmakers. They didn’t hold up their end but he is going to hold up his. State Treasurer Andrew Eristoff told the Senate Budget committee this week that the state will make a $500 million contribution to the pension system, whether or not lawmakers make changes to the pension…