The West Cape May Borough Commission will reorganize Tuesday night. The Commission is expected to set a temporary budget, and introduce an ordinance that deals with the guidelines and regulations for historic preservation districts regarding decks. The meeting starts at 7pm.
Gas prices are climbing in Cape May county thanks in part to year end travel, and conflict in the Middle East. The average price for a gallon of gasoline in Cape May County is now $2.60 per gallon, which is eight cents a gallon higher than last year. We are a penny below the state…
The number of traffic fatalities statewide is now at a five year low, according to the New Jersey State Police. Last year, there were 559 fatalities reported in the Garden State, four fewer than the previous year. Driver inattention still remains a primary cause of fatal traffic accidents.
A 40 year old man from the Villas was seriously injured in Thursday’s two car crash on Route 9 in Middle Township. Police say a vehicle driven by Rene Perez-Cruz of Rio Grande travelled over the center line and struck a vehicle driven by Don Riggins Jr. of the Villas. Riggins was trapped inside the…
Searches are planned for both Sunday and Monday in Cumberland County for a girl who has been missing since September. Dulce Maria Alavez came up missing after she was seen at a park, and she has not been spotted since. The searches will culminate with a trip to City Hall in Bridgeton on Monday.
Vineland Police say an 18 year old woman was shot in the arm while inside a car on Thursday. Police say the woman was taken to a local hospital for treatment by a private vehicle. The bullet went through the victim’s arm and lodged in her chest; she is from Salem County.
48 year old Eric Winter of Vineland was arrested over the weekend and charged with threatening an off duty corrections officer with a knife. Police say the incident occurred when the officer saw Winter slumped over the vehicle of his car and knocked on the window to check on his well being. Winter was charged…
The Wildwood Catholic boys basketball team dropped a 49-45 decision to northern New Jersey power Elizabeth at the Seagull Classic on Saturday. This was Wildwood Catholic’s second loss of the season. Jahlil White scored 20 points in a losing effort.
More information is expected today regarding a motor vehicle accident on Route 9 in Middle Township last night. A car collided with a commercial vehicle near the intersection of West Shell Bay Avenue last night. There is a reported injury in connection with the crash.
Tolls will be going up this weekend on the bridge that crosses the Delaware River and links the New Jersey and Pennsylvania turnpikes. A six percent fare increase goes into effect on Sunday; the rate increase was approved last summer.