New Jersey reported 46 additional confirmed deaths from coronavirus on Friday. The total number of confirmed deaths is approaching 21,000 during the pandemic. There were 3,149 new cases of the virus. The rate of transmission continues to be well below one, which indicates the spread of the virus is slowing.
New Jersey officials say the overall state risk for coronavirus is now “moderate”, which is an improvement for the Garden State. Several areas of the state joined Cape May County with a lower risk of the transmission of the virus, which is a sign the spread has slowed. Only some counties in the northeastern part…
The Cape May City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday. Council is expected to meet in closed session with professionals to discuss details of a potential audit. The meeting will start at 5:00pm.
Swearings in ceremonies were held this week for the Wildwood Crest Police Department. Crest Police announced that Richard D’Amico was sworn in as a Captain, and a new police officer was added, Ryan Tossone. Two others were also sworn in during the ceremony held at the Borough Commission meeting.
An Atlantic City man has been charged in connection with the Capitol insurrection, and he claims he urinated in the office of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. NJ.com reports that documents have been unsealed in the case against James Douglass Rahm of Atlantic City. Rahm allegedly bragged on social media that he was able to get…
There are two additional deaths in Cape May County from coronavirus. County officials say a 47 year old woman from Lower Township and a 61 year old woman from Ocean City are the latest victims. there were 36 new positive tests reported Thursday.
The federal government is spending $1 million to permanently protect some wetlands near the Tuckahoe Wildlife Management Area. NJ.com reports that the grant is being given by the feds to the state’s green acres program. More than 500 acres will be protected.
Governor Phil Murphy has committed $4 million in state money to rebuild the Wildwood boardwalk. City officials made the announcement Thursday afternoon. Mayor Pete Byron says the $4 million allocation will get this project off to a “great start”. Wildwood’s boardwalk was damaged last April during a severe wind storm.
Avalon’s Council introduced a new municipal budget Wednesday evening that includes the achievement of the elimination of all long term general obligation debt. The ’21 budget totals $32.8 million and includes no tax hike for the third consecutive year. Avalon will not increase the cost of beach tags, and it’s water and sewer budget includes…
You may soon be eligible to get a Wawa gift card, or even cash. A settlement agreement has been reached in connection with the Wawa data breach case that will result in some sort of compensation for many people. $8 million in gift cards may be handed out by the store chain.