NEW EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BILL ADVANCES IN TRENTON

Sweeping legislation Assemblymen Matthew W. Milam, Nelson T. Albano and Fred Scalera sponsored to improve evacuation plans throughout the state in preparation for a catastrophic event or natural disaster, such as a hurricane or nor’easter, was released Monday by the Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Committee.             “While our emergency management officials have done…

AVALON TO OFFER SPECIAL HOLIDAY BEACH TAGS

The Borough of Avalon will once again offer special holiday beach tags.  The tags will go on sale starting Friday, November 26th, during the Borough’s “Festive Friday” celebration that precedes the Borough’s annual tree lighting event. The special holiday beach tags will cost $20 which includes a decorative box for gift-giving.  The beach tags will…

LOCAL BUSINESSMAN JOHN TURNER, 88

A well known businessman from the northern Cape May County region has passed away at the age of 88.  John Turner died on Tuesday, November 9th.  Turner was the founder of the Ocean View Resort, and also started the popular Ocean View Trailer Sales company.  Turner and his sons also constructed the Shoregate Golf Club.…

BANDS ROCK THE BOLERO FOR EDUCATION

Hundreds of locals came to the Bolero Resort in Wildwood Saturday night for a huge “Rock’n the Wildwoods” night to raise money for education.  Three bands played during the big show, including “Sloppy Jose”, “Shoots ‘N Ladders”, and “Funnybone”, featuring Joe Furey, of the “Fuzzy Bunny Slippers”.  Thousands of dollars were raised Saturday night, which…