Lower Township Police have announced that the annual Coombs Douglass Run will be held on Sunday evening, starting at 6:30pm. The run will result in various detours and road closures Sunday evening as a result of the run. No parking signs will be up along Beach and Shore drives.
Construction will soon start one hour later in Sea Isle City. The City Commission introduced an ordinance this month that will change the start time of construction from 7:00am until 8:00am. Other towns have recently adjusted their construction schedules, including last year in Avalon.
The Wildwood Crest Beach Patrol won another competition last night, this time in Avalon. The Crest outpointed Avalon by a single point to win the Kerr Memorials. Avalon had won the competition for the past eight years. This is the fourth victory for the Crest Beach patrol this season.
Gasoline prices in Cape May County remain about a nickel higher than the statewide avenue. Mid Atlantic AAA reports that local motorists are being charged $2.84 per gallon, which is ten cents higher than the national average. Gradual increases in gasoline prices are starting to come down.
Coastal Broadcasting Systems has announced its high school football broadcast schedule for the upcoming season. Some of the key games to be broadcast include the annual Thanksgiving Day game featuring Lower Cape May and Middle Township, as well as Wildwood at Lower Cape May in mid-October. Brian Cunniff and Scott Wahl will call most of…
Come Thursday, terminally ill New Jersey residents will be able to request a medication that will end their lives. The Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill law will take effect on August 1st. Supporters say it helps terminally ill people with making a decision when their suffering may end.
Two people were trapped inside a vehicle after a car hit a tree in Galloway Township Saturday evening. Authorities say one person was trapped in the car for an hour and a half. The crash occurred on South Seaview Avenue.
The Dennis Township Committee has voted to reject a proposal to have a medical marijuana facility within its borders. The Committee said the proposal by an LLC did not have a business plan and was only conceptual in nature.
An appellate court has upheld a lower court ruling that says Wildwood elementary school children can be taught in a building in North Wildwood without permission from North Wildwood itself. Earlier this month the court upheld a decision regarding the Wildwood School District operating a preschool out of St. Simeon Episcopalian Church, since 2002.
19 year old Joseph W. Lucas has been charged in connection with a shooting in Vineland late last week. Police say Lucas shot and nearly killed another 19 year old man during an incident at the Asselta Acres complex on Axtell Avenue. No motive for the shooting was released.