OVER 1,000 VIOLATE NEW JERSEY’S PRICE GOUGING LAW DURING CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Over 1,000 people have been cited by state officials for conducting price gouging during the coronavirus outbreak.  State officials say all of the individuals have been cited for breaking the laws that prohibit the unfair inflation of prices during a state of emergency, which still exists.  Over 100 subpoenas have been given to retails about …

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HAPPY CAMPERS: TRANSIENTS MAY VISIT CAMPGROUNDS IN NEW JERSEY

Campgrounds are open for business immediately in New Jersey.  Governor Phil Murphy signed a new executive order Friday that allows campgrounds to open for transients.  Social distancing guidelines are in effect.  The new order also allows outdoor gatherings of up 25 people, but does not open the door for outside dining, nor outside graduations.  Both …

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LOCAL BEACHES OPEN UP FOR BUSINESS AS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND ARRIVES

Local beaches are open for business as Memorial Day weekend arrives at the Jersey Shore.  Cloudy and cool weather will begin the weekend, and many motels and hotels at the Jersey Cape remain closed for the weekend, along with indoor seating at restaurants and bars.  Curbside pickup for retail is allowable this weekend.  Some towns …

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GOVERNOR APPROVES VOLUNTARY FURLOUGH PROGRAM IN ORDER TO AVOID LAYOFFS

Governor Phil Murphy has signed a law that creates a voluntary furlough program in order to avoid layoffs in state government.  Murphy signed the plan as the state is billions of dollars in the red and tax revenue drops due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Murphy has warned of major layoffs unless loans or a federal …

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NEW TRAFFIC PATTERNS EAST OF GEORGE REDDING BRIDGE IN WILDWOOD

There are some new traffic patterns in place east of the George Redding Bridge in Wildwood for the holiday weekend due to an ongoing construction project.  The County announced that new traffic lights have not yet been installed at two intersections, and there is now a center turning lane.  Park Boulevard will be closed to …

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