Rain from the former Hurricane Florence will impact the Garden State over the next 48 hours. Accu Weather predicts about an inch of rain will fall in some parts of New Jersey as remnants of Florence fizzle out over the Mid Atlantic states.
A water main break caused big problems in Lower Township on Sunday. A break in North Cape May at Bayshore Road and Washington Boulevard caused a disruption in service. The MUA was finishing up repairs late Sunday afternoon.
Republican United States Senate candidate Bob Hugin will be in Cape May County on Tuesday afternoon. Hugin is expected to attend the grand opening of a campaign headquarters located on Main Street in Cape May Court House. Hugin is challenging incumbent democratic Senator Robert Menendez in the fall election.
Funeral services will be held Friday in Lower Township for the founder of the Axelsson and Johnson Commercial Fish Company in Cape May. Bror Axelsson passed away a week ago Sunday. Axelsson is survived by his wife, and seven children.
Cape May’s city council will meet Tuesday and will discuss a new ordinance that will govern how and when “open for business” banners can be displayed in the business district. The council meeting begins at 6pm.
Middle Township will be appointing Marian Ragusa as the municipal court judge during its meeting Monday evening. The Committee will also refer to its Planning Board an ordinance that would amend the Indian Trails Redevelopment Plan, and issue various towing licenses.
In what has become nearly an annual occurrence, the Townsend’s Inlet Bridge between Avalon and Sea Isle City closes again Monday morning. The bridge will be closed at approximately 4am and will remain closed through most of next May. Millions of dollars of repairs will be conducted on the bridge, which is operated by the…
The Cape May County Office of Emergency Management announced that County residents will be getting a test emergency call this Thursday afternoon. It’s all part of a FEMA and FCC coordinated project. If your phone is registered with the County’s Code Red phone alert system, it will ring Thursday afternoon, after 2pm.
Lower Township Police announced that portions of Townbank and Shunpike roads will be closed on Sunday, September 23rd for a Run the Vineyards 5K run event. Police say the closures will last about two hours, starting at 9:00am. Delays are expected in those areas.
Avalon now has its own independent weather station. The Avalon Office of Emergency Management announced that the station provides current weather conditions and archives historical data for resiliency purposes. The station has an online presence on the Borough website, and individuals can download a free app to check out the conditions.