it is not your imagination, gasoline prices are going through the roof, again. Mid Atlantic AAA reports that Garden State drivers are paying 20 cents more per gallon for gas than they did one week ago. It now costs you over $20 more to pay to fill up than at this time last year.
A Coastal Flood Warning and a High Wind Warning are both in effect for Cape May County through Sunday. Moderate to low major tidal flooding is possible at time of high tide over the next few tide cycles, most notably the early morning high tide on Sunday. Wind gusts will approach 60mph during this coastal…
A motorcyclist was killed on the westbound lanes of the Atlantic City Expressway Thursday night. 6abc.com reports the accident occurred near Hammonton, and involved the bike and a motor vehicle. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.
A very wet start to Mother’s Day weekend has forced the closure of Mariner’s Pier on the Wildwood boardwalk both Friday and Saturday. The Morey Organization announced it will consider opening the pier on Sunday if weather conditions cooperate. Graphic courtesy of Morey organization social media page.
A strong coastal storm will begin Mother’s Day Weekend at the Jersey Shore. Accu Weather is calling for a couple of inches of rain for our region starting Friday afternoon and lasting until Saturday night. The high tide late Saturday night could produce moderate tidal flooding. Keep listening to Accu Weather for updates. Graphic courtesy…
Avalon Police are looking for suspects who stole a bottle of whiskey valued at nearly $400 from a local business. Police issued a surveillance photo of the suspects who stole the alcohol and then drove away in a dark colored Mercedes. The theft occurred on April 23rd.
Wildwood officials announced the current phase of the boardwalk replacement project has been completed ahead of schedule and it should be open before nightfall Friday. City officials announced a three block section of boardwalk between Oak and Maple avenues has been repaired. The city had targeted the boardwalk to be open before Memorial Day weekend.
The Cape May County Chamber of Commerce has announced the production of a new county-wide street map that includes bike paths and various points of interest. Chamber officials maintain that street maps are still one of the most requested items by visitors to this area. Supplies are available by contacting the Chamber directly.
The Wildwood Crest Police Department has put some bark into the ranks. Two K9 officers have been added to the Department for the first time in its history. Extensive training is being provided to the four-legged officers in the fields of narcotics and explosives.
No yard sale this Saturday in Wildwood Crest. Borough officials have decided to postpone the yard sale planned for Saturday for two weeks; the event will now be held on May 21st. There is a lot of rain in the forecast Friday night into Saturday.