CREST POLICE ASKING RESIDENTS TO CHECK ON NEIGHBOR’S PROPERTIES AFTER STORM

The Wildwood Crest Police Department is asking residents to check on their neighbors’ properties following Monday’s storms that brought powerful winds to the region.  Police say they are asking residents to check on nearby homes since there are travel restrictions in place that eliminate all non-essential travel.  If there is damage to the home and…

POST STORM ASSESSMENT: MARINAS, BOARDWALKS, UTILITY POLES, ROOFS ALL DESTROYED

A marina building toppled in Somers Point, the boardwalk ripped to shreds in Wildwood, roofs on businesses in Cape May peeled by high winds, and utility poles knocked down like toothpicks.  That’s the aftermath of a storm system that crushed the southern shore region late Monday morning with wind gusts over 80mph.  Atlantic City Electric …

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VAN DREW TEXTS GOVERNOR MURPHY, ASKS FOR STATE OF EMERGENCY

Congressman Jeff Van Drew has reached out to Governor Phil Murphy, asking for a State of Emergency declaration based on the strong winds that hit our region Monday morning.  Van Drew says the help is needed now to help the community rebuild.  Governor Murphy acknowledged a text from Van Drew regarding damage to the Wildwood …

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MURPHY: NEW JERSEY JOINS WORKING GROUP DESIGNED TO REBOUND AFTER CORONAVIRUS

New Jersey is joining four other states for a stepped-in approach to the recovery after the coronavirus pandemic.  Governor Phil Murphy announced that New Jersey will participate in the group, which gets to work immediately even though the Garden State has not yet reached the apex of the pandemic.  Health care and economic interests will …

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