Need Labor? New Jersey May Soon Let Teens Work More Hours

New Jersey lawmakers may soon change the law to allow teenagers who are 16 and 17 years old work up to 50 hours per week.  The Assembly Labor Committee approved the measure on Thursday.  Representatives from Morey’s Piers testified, saying there is urgency to find individuals to work seasonal jobs. The post Need Labor? New…

Wrapping it Up: Avalon to Complete Beach Fill This Week

Avalon officials are wrapping up a back passing beach fill project, one week ahead of schedule, even with adding more sand to the project.  Avalon officials announced that sand hauling will conclude on Thursday, with demobilization being concluded before the weekend.  Avalon moved sand to the north end beaches to fill in erosion hotspots. The…

Wildwood Advances Plan to Develop Back Bay Property

Wildwood city officials advanced a plan Wednesday evening that will result in the closure of a bayfront landfill so the property can be developed.  Mayor Pete Byron says the award of a contract to an engineering firm will help get the permits necessary for development.  Seven acres are being prepared for development by Wildwood. The…

More Details Released on Cause of Cape May Accident

More details have been released in connection with a motor vehicle accident in Cape May on May 15th that claimed the life of a pedestrian.  The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office and Cape May City Police report that the driver of a Nissan Pathfinder experienced a medical emergency behind the wheel which caused the tragic…