An arrest warrant is out for 19 year old Shane O’Connor of Mantua. O’Conner is wanted by Wildwood Police for kicking a machine at an arcade on Morey’s Pier and causing $500 worth of damage to the machine. Social media tips led police to a positive identity; O’Connor has been unable to be located.
A 68 year old woman from Williamstown was killed Saturday night when she was struck by a car while walking across the White Horse Pike in Galloway Township. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene; the driver of the vehicle was a 50 year old man from Galloway Township.
Should Lower Township establish an aquatic center at the Cape May County Airport? The Township Council meets Monday evening and could approve a resolution that would place a non binding referendum question on the November ballot, asking voters if they want it. Monday’s meeting begins at 5:00pm.
Gasoline prices in Cape May County are averaging $2.82 per gallon, but may be on their way down. Mid Atlantic AAA reports that drops in oil prices could also drop gasoline prices too. We are four cents above the state average, ten cents above the national average.
A 42 year old man was fatally struck by a passing motor vehicle in Absecon on Thursday. Police say Emilio Portillo-Sanchez was killed on Route 30 near Mill Road. The identity of the driver has not been released, and the investigation into the accident continues.
Ocean City will used trained raptors in order to prevent seagulls from stealing human food on the city’s boardwalk. Mayor Jay Gillian announced that the mere presence of the raptors will be enough to keep the seagulls away from the boardwalk naturally. The anti-seagull birds are hawks, falcons, and owls.
A 36 year old Pennsylvania man was handed a half century in prison for a murder at the Wingate Hotel in Vineland back in 2016. Larry Pulcine of Duncansville was handed the sentence in connection with the killing of Ivan Scott Strayer II. Strayer was shot three times.
A 50 year old Orlando man was charged with a drunk driving hit and run that occurred on the Route 109 bridge in Lower Township late Thursday night. Police say a car driven by Shem C. Jenkins struck a bike ridden by 21 year old Gratiano Dinu of Wildwood. Dinu was critically injured in the…
A downtown festival scheduled this weekend in Wildwood has been cancelled. A Rib-Off festival scheduled to take place this weekend at the Byrne Plaza has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond control. There is no make up date.
Cape May County is getting $3.3 million in transportation grants from the State of New Jersey. The grants were announced by the New Jersey Department of Transportation via a press release Thursday. The money is to be used on local roads and bridges.