Cape May County Freeholder Marie Hayes has been selected to serve as the 2nd Vice President on the New Jersey Association of Counties. The Board advocates for the services and mission of county governments. Hayes is the only representative on the Board from our region.
New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy is in Puerto Rico today to discuss hurricane relief efforts. Puerto Rico was battered by Hurricane Maria in September and recovery has been slow. More than 20 individuals are part of Murphy’s delegation, including his wife.
The annual Pinch the Grinch 5K run in the Wildwoods will be held Sunday. The run was postponed from last weekend due to a snowfall. The run will kick off at 10:00am, with registration one hour earlier.
Time for more snow. Accu Weather exclusively reports on Coastal Broadcasting Systems that the Jersey Shore could receive between one to three inches of snow and a Winter Weather Advisory has been posted. The Advisory is in effect on Friday between the hours of 1:00-9:00pm.
Again, it will look a lot like Christmas Friday night at the Jersey Shore. Accu Weather is predicting about a half inch to an inch of snow Friday evening and Friday night from a small weather system. The snow will not stick around due to sunshine and temperatures in the low 40s throughout the weekend.
Police in Galloway Township are searching for the individual who tried to burn down the police headquarters building on Tuesday night. Police say a man approached the lobby of the police building and attempted to light a glass bottle on fire that was filled with an accelerant. The suspect is in his mid to late…
One person was killed during a house fire in Galloway on Wednesday. Authorities confirmed that one person was killed in the fire that tore through the Mattix Run apartment complex. The identity of the victim has not been released, nor has the cause of the fatal fire.
Rowan University’s sports complex is about to get a whole lot bigger. University officials will be leasing approximately 300 acres to developers who plan to build an arena and dozens of sports fields. The move was approved by the university’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday.
Bridgeton Police have arrested a 47 year old man and charged him with stealing a large number of gutters from an abandoned house. Police found Joseph Mills pushing a shopping cart full of gutters that he allegedly swiped from a home on South Avenue Wednesday night.
Vineland Police have identified this week’s fatal shooting victim as 24 year old Amir El-Basirbey. The victim was fatally shot Wednesday when intruders broke into his home and killed him. No suspects are in custody; police are looking for the public’s help with information that can solve the crime.