Local News

May 5, 2017

REPORT: CAPE MAY TAXPAYERS TO SEE INCREASE IN REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

Lower Township and West Cape May residents pay less, but Cape May residents pay more towards the new budget approved by the Lower Cape May Regional Board of Education.  The Cape May Star and Wave reports that the high school will get locker room improvements, a free standing field house, and a new road surface [...]
May 5, 2017

WETLANDS INSTITUTE EARNS DISNEY CONSERVATION GRANT

The Wetlands Institute has earned a Disney Conservation Grant totaling nearly $24,000.  The grant was awarded to the Institute for its proactive efforts to protect the Northern diamondback turtle population.  The Institute will use the funding to help eliminate some of the threats to the terrapins. ##
May 5, 2017

SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT PLANNED TODAY IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY

New Jersey State Police are establishing a sobriety checkpoint in Cumberland County today.  The checkpoint will be set up along Route 56 in Deerfield Township.  Troopers will be stopping cars to check for impaired drivers. ##
May 5, 2017

PRESIDENT TRUMP IN NEW JERSEY FOR THE WEEKEND

President Trump has arrived in New Jersey, and he will stay in the Garden State through the weekend.  The President arrived late Thursday night and he will stay at his golf club in Bedminster.  Trump was last in New Jersey as he was assembling his presidential transition team. ##