Local News

August 7, 2017

COUNTY SIGNS UP FOR CODE RED EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM

Cape May County now has its own emergency alert system. Freeholder Director Gerry Thornton announced that the Cape May County Office of Emergency Management has joined the Code Red alert system that will allow of emergency alerts during storm events, and other non-weather related emergencies. The system will be tested in the next two weeks. [...]
August 7, 2017

FEDERAL PROBE INTO EMPLOYEE RECORDS EXPANDS IN ATLANTIC COUNTY

The federal probe into health care benefits for public employees in Atlantic County has expanded. Federal officials are now looking into the records of both the Margate and Ventnor city school districts. Subpoenas were issued to collect those records...
August 7, 2017

CHRISTIE SIGNS LAW MAKING NEW JERSEY “GARDEN STATE”

The Garden State is now officially the Garden State. Governor Christie signed a new bill into law Monday that officially designates New Jersey as the “Garden State” with the official slogan now on the books. A girl scout troop noticed that New Jersey hadn’t put the slogan officially on the books even though it’s been [...]
August 7, 2017

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP POLICE TO TRAIN ON BIKE PATH TUESDAY

Middle Township Police and the Cape May County Police Academy will be conducting a training exercise on Tuesday along a portion of the Township’s bike path next to Atlantic Cape Community College. That section of the bike path will be interrupted on Tuesday between the hours of 10am and 1pm. ##