LEGISLATION GIVING VETERAN'S PREFERRED STATUS FOR PUBLIC JOBS ADVANCES THROUGH SENATE

Legislation sponsored by Senators Jim Beach (D-Camden) and Jeff Van Drew (D-Cape May, Atlantic, Cumberland) that would help provide war veterans with preferred status when applying for public sector jobs was approved by the full Senate. “Often we forget that our returning servicemen and women are simply more than soldiers, but trained, highly capable people…

COUNTY TOURISM OFFICE ANNOUNCES AWARD

The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will recognize the Cape May County Department of Tourism with a Gold Adrian Award for public relations excellence for its winning entry in the 54th annual Adrian Awards Competition, the largest and most prestigious travel marketing competition globally. This year’s contest attracted nearly 1,100 entries from around…

CHRISTIE PICKS NEW STATE EDUCATION COMMISSIONER

The following is a press release from the office of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie: Today, Governor Chris Christie announced the selection of Christopher Cerf, an innovative, reform-minded and experienced education professional, as his nominee for New Jersey Education Commissioner. Mr. Cerf, having previously served as President and COO of a nationally recognized charter school…