Local News

June 30, 2017

DRIVE WITH A DIESEL? YOUR GAS PRICES GO UP THIS WEEKEND

If you put diesel fuel in your vehicle, be prepared to pay more at the pump. New Jersey’s next phase of the fuel tax increase goes into effect during the July 4th weekend and the price of diesel fuel will increase. New Jersey still enjoys very low fuel prices heading into the holiday weekend with [...]
June 30, 2017

OCEAN CITY OFFERS EXTENDED BEACH HOURS AT FIVE LOCATIONS

The Ocean City Beach Patrol is offering extended bathing hours at five beaches. The City announced that bathing is allowable until 8pm at Brighton Place, along with 8th, 9th, 12th, and 34th street beaches. The public is reminded to swim only in the p...
June 30, 2017

COAST GUARD PUTS OUT ADVISORY, INFORMATION ABOUT RIP CURRENTS

The United States Coast Guard has put out a helpful safety video regarding the dangers of rip currents along beaches. Here is information about the video that you can share with your family: Following a rash of rip current-related deaths along the mid-Atlantic coast in June, 2017, the Coast Guard and U.S. Lifesaving Association team [...]
June 30, 2017

CAPE MAY POLICE NOTE FREQUENCY OF CAR BURGLARIES IN CITY

The Cape May City Police Department is noting an increased occurrence of motor vehicle burglaries in the resort. On its social media page, police have advised residents of Cape May, West Cape May, and Cape May point to lock their motor vehicles and if...