Local News

July 9, 2017

OCEAN CITY ANNOUNCES NEXT PHASE OF BIG BEACH FILL PROJECT

Ocean City has announced the next phase of its beach fill project. Mayor Jay Gillian announced that the project returns this fall to build up the north end beaches, and comes at no cost to the city. Seaspray Road to 14th Street will be rebuilt during...
July 9, 2017

SOME LOCAL GOVERNMENTS SUBJECT OF RANSOMWARE CYBER ATTACKS

Some local government agencies have been subjected to various ransomware cyberattacks. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office says the ransomeware is delivered via email from sources that appear to be legitimate. Officials are advising all agencies to update their systems, and back up their data. ##
July 9, 2017

CHILD DROWNS IN MOTEL SWIMMING POOL IN WILDWOOD

A six year old Philadelphia girl is dead after she drowned at a motel swimming pool over the weekend. The girl drowned at the Nantucket Inn and Suites; she was on vacation with family members. The girl was pronounced dead at Cape Regional Medical Cen...
July 9, 2017

SHEPPARD TO BE SWORN IN THIS WEEK AS NEW JUDGE

Outgoing Cape May County Surrogate Susan Sheppard will be sworn in as a new Superior Court judge this week. Sheppard used to serve on the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders; she was nominated last month by Governor Christie to become a judge....