New Jersey has reported five additional deaths from coronavirus. However, Governor Murphy confirmed that these deaths took place two months ago. There were 284 new cases of the virus reported Tuesday. The rate of transmission has ticked up to 1.1 percent, and that’s largely due to a high volume of tests that have been conducted…
New Jersey has 723 approved school reopening plans. The announcement was made Tuesday by Governor Phil Murphy during his coronavirus briefing. Murphy says 69 school districts are starting the year with all in-classroom learning.
New Jersey has once again added the states of Delaware and Maryland to the quarantine list. State officials announced Tuesday morning that those two states join Ohio and West Virginia as quarantine states. Anyone who visits these states are asked to get tested for Covid-19 and quarantine for 14 days.
Ocean City Police have released photos of a man who is wanted by police for allegedly committing an assault. Police say the assault occurred Saturday morning at 18th Street and Central Avenue. Police are asking any member of the public who has information about this suspect to contact the department.
The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants to reportedly do away with American flags being hung by private citizens on highway overpasses. NJ.com reports that the Authority has no control over how the flags are hung and if they present a danger to the motoring public. The flags became commonplace in 2001. The Authority operates both…
Sturdy Savings Bank announced today that Gregory Matuson has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer. Matuson is also an Executive Vice President at the bank and previously served as Chief Financial Officer. Sturdy Savings Bank has 14 branches in our region.
Two people were stabbed on Point Pleasant Beach in Ocean County on Labor Day. Officials say two men were found on the beach with stab wounds and were taken to a local hospital. No other information has been released.
Cape May County has reported ten additional cases of coronavirus on Monday. Three cases were reported each in Dennis Township and Ocean City. There were zero additional cases of non-residents. Cape May County has 99 cases of coronavirus.
Lower Township Police report that a four year old female was struck by a vehicle on Lennox Avenue in fishing Creek on Saturday. Police say the driver of the vehicle was a 24 year old man from the Villas who told police that the child ran in front of his vehicle and he could not…
Hamilton Township Police are reporting a rash of car burglaries in the community. Police issued some tips for people to avoid being robbed, including locking your vehicles and not leaving valuables in plain view. Suspicious activity should be reported immediately to police.