A former soccer player at Stockton University has been tapped to be the new head coach of Real Madrid. The Press of Atlantic City reports that Santiago Solari will be the new coach of the team. Solari scored eight goals for Stockton during his career in the 1990s.
New Jersey is launching a new website Tuesday designed to bring more attention to the options regarding affordable healthcare. GetCoveredNJ.gov is launching today, and it will spell out the options available to individuals who need health insurance coverage. Open enrollment starts later this week and runs through the middle of December.
Flags are flying at half staff throughout New Jersey to honor the victims of the weekend shootings in Pittsburgh. Governor Murphy has ordered the flags to continue to fly at half staff between Tuesday and Sunday. Funerals for two victims will be held Tuesday.
For local high school football teams who do not make the playoffs, there are always consolation games. The NJSIAA announced that Lower Cape May’s so-called “crossover” game will be played at home against Lindenwold this Thursday night. Middle Township will visit Point Pleasant Borough Thursday night as well.
Governor Phil Murphy will be making a political appearance in Wildwood two days before the election. Murphy is expected to attend a “Get Out the Vote” event on Sunday, November 4th at the Mud Hen Brewing Company in Wildwood. The meet and greet will begin around 9:15am.
Middle Township Police will be hosting a Cops & Coffee event on Halloween. Police will meet with the public at the McDonald’s restaurant in Cape May Court House from 8:00-10:00am. Residents can meet with the cops to discuss various public safety matters.
There were two winning tickets in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing. Neither winning ticket was sold in New Jersey; however, two tickets sold in the Garden State are worth $1 million. The winning numbers were 8, 12, 13, 19, 27 with the Powerball 4, and the Power Play 3.
Two Lower Township Police officers suffered minor injuries while trying to subdue a suspect at Family Matters, LLC on Thursday night. Police say 31 year old Shawn Harkin of the Villas was uncooperative with police after they found him kicking and punching a car. Harkin fled on foot and was eventually captured and taken to…
Ocean City Mayor Jay Gillian announced that the city will back off plans of purchasing a car lot owned by two brothers. Gillian says a local citizens group has submitted a petition that would put the question on a ballot which essentially negates the city’s purchase of the lot by the end of the month. …
The nor’easter has arrived as advertised, and rain and wind remains in the forecast for Saturday. Accu Weather predicts minor to moderate coastal flooding at time of high tide on Saturday, which is expected to arrive on the back bays shortly after 10am Saturday.