Governor Christie again affirmed today that he knew nothing about the Bridgegate controversy as it unfolded. Christie appeared on a national news television show Tuesday morning and insists that he did not direct anyone to create traffic gridlock on our side of the George Washington Bridge for political retaliation.
The National Weather Service has posted a Coastal Flood Warning for Cape May County through Wednesday at 1am. Minor coastal flooding is possible at time of high tide this morning; moderate coastal flooding is possible this evening. High tide occurs along the back bays this evening around 8:20pm.
Governor Christie announced Monday that drug companies will begin working on non-addictive pain medications in order to help combat the opioid crisis. Christie held a press conference in Trenton Monday and stressed that the public and private sectors must work together to solve this problem.
A 36 year old employee of Galloway Township has been arrested and charged with misconduct and theft. Jennifer Diluzio works as an administrative assistant for the Township. She was charged by police after irregularities in the Township’s recreation department finances were discovered.
The arraignment of former Atlantic County doctor James Kauffman on weapons charges will not be held Thursday as planned. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the arraignment has been postponed by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office; no new date has been announced. Kauffman remains in custody after being arrested in June.
New Jersey likely will not be raising the State’s gasoline tax in October. The State is obligated to review the gasoline tax every year before November 1st, and all indications are the 23-cent gas tax will not be adjusted. The tax generates over $1.2 billion annually for the Garden State.
The Ocean City High School Sports Hall of Fame will induct eight new members next month. CoastSportsToday.com reports exclusively that four athletes, three coaches, and one team will join the Hall. Among the inductees are former football star Kevin Sinclair, and former field hockey and track star Abbey Woolley.
Cape May County has announced a one percent reduction in funding from the Federal Food and Nutrition Services program which provides the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program locally. Freeholder Jeffrey Pierson announced that Cape May County currently serves a total of 8,161 people through this program. The allocation will drop by two dollars per month for…
There will be no fare free transportation services to the barrier islands of Cape May County on Tuesday due to the threat of flooding from Hurricane Jose. Senior centers in North Wildwood and Ocean City will also be closed on Tuesday. Meals on Wheels and all other Fare Free Transportation services will operate on a…
The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Watch for the Jersey Shore for the Tuesday evening high tide. Hurricane Jose is expected to pass a few hundred miles to our east on Tuesday. However, the storm may create minor to moderate coastal flooding at time of high tide, expected around 8:30pm Tuesday. Keep…