MURPHY GOES OVER RULES FOR RETAIL OPENING ON JUNE 15TH

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy went over some of the rules and regulations facing retail businesses when they are allowed to open on June 15th.  Murphy said Thursday that retail can only open to 50 percent of capacity on that date, and face coverings will be required for customers and staff.  And, Murphy says physical …

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COUNTY ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING RECENT PROTESTS, GATHERINGS

Cape May County Freeholder Director Gerald Thornton has issued a statement regarding this week’s largely peaceful protests in Cape May County over the death of George Floyd.  Thornton says the County has seen many people act in responsible protests, and he too is outraged by Floyd’s death at the hands of law enforcement.  He applauds …

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CEREMONY HELD THIS WEEK FOR FALLEN OFFICER EUGENE MIGLIO

Wildwood Crest Police this week remembered one of their own.  A small ceremony was held to honor Eugene Miglio, who lost his life in the line of duty near Sunset Lake.  A tree and a plaque were both dedicated to Miglio, who passed away 25 years ago Tuesday. Photo courtesy of Wildwood Crest Police social …

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ATLANTIC CITY POLICE HELP CHILDREN OFF BEACH DURING DERECHO

Atlantic City Police came to the rescue of families who were trying to get off the beach safety Wednesday afternoon during a derecho that brought very strong wind gusts to the resort.  One officer was struck on the back by a falling lamp post while trying to get a child off the beach safely.  There …

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7 MILE BEACH FIREWORKS WILL NOT HAPPEN IN JULY

Fireworks shows planned in Avalon and Stone Harbor during the July 4th holiday will not be happening this year.  Avalon cancelled its fireworks show a few weeks ago; this week, the Stone Harbor Fire Department followed suit, announcing its show also will not happen.  Social distancing guidelines along with prohibitions of large beach gatherings are …

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