North Wildwood officials have sent out a clarifying statement regarding the presence of so-called clinging jellyfish that were found in a saltwater tidal pond. The city says the pond is never open for swimming because it is in an environmentally-sensitive area. Mayor Patrick Rosenello says the jellyfish are not found on any designated bathing beaches.
Gretchen Carlson is done as chairwoman of the Miss America Organization. Carlson has stepped down from the position and will now serve only as an adviser. She is a former anchorwoman with Fox News.
Voter turnout was awful Tuesday night in Cape May County primary elections. Top vote getters for countywide races did not earn 4,000 votes in any of the balloting . In Stone Harbor, Charles Krafczek and Jennifer Gensemer won primary races there; Kraafczek won by only nine votes.
There were no winners in the Mega Millions lottery drawing last night. Jackpot officials say the top prize for the Friday night drawing will be a whopping $530 million. The odds of winning are about 1 in 302 million.
It could be a standing room only crowd at the West Wildwood Commission meeting Wednesday afternoon. This will be the first meeting since Mayor Chris Fox was canned as the Business Administrator in neighboring Wildwood. The Borough will finally authorize the reading of the new municipal budget; most communities adopted budgets months ago.
A man accused of pushing a Villas woman with his car during a motor vehicle accident in Wildwood has turned himself in to police. 21 year old Dalton Storms is accused of hitting 56 year old Joanne Manuli during the incident over Memorial Day weekend. Police confiscated his car, but Storms took off.
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Andrew McCutchen is out for the rest of the season with a torn ACL. McCutchen was hurt during a game Monday night in San Diego. At first, the team thought it was a knee sprain but as it turns out..a season ending injury.
The Douglass Memorial School and Lower Township Hall were both locked down Tuesday afternoon after a report of a person allegedly in the area with a shotgun that turned out to be bogus. Both buildings were locked down, and an extensive search was done of the area, but nothing was found. As a precaution, security…
The public is advised to stay away from a salt pond on the North Wildwood beach that contain the toxic clinging jellyfish. The pond is located near the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse at 1st Avenue. The jellyfish are difficult to spot in the water and a stink can provide severe pain.
Voter turnout is expected to be abysmal in New Jersey on Tuesday, which is primary election day. There are no hotly contested races on the state level, and in Cape May County, there are no contested races for party nominations for freeholder, or the New Jersey legislature. The polls will be open Tuesday until 8:00pm.