Cape May County Newswire

Cape May County Newswire

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  1. Sturdy Savings Bank Donates $2,000 to Fund Atlantic Cape ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    ... Cape Community College Foundation for student scholarships. This gift will fund four $500 scholarships for Cape May County residents majoring in business or finance. Atlantic Cape offers a variety of merit- and need-based scholarships for students ...

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  2. E-Z Pass Coming to County Toll BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    The future of Cape May County Bridge Commission toll spans along Ocean Drive from Lower Township to Ocean City will include an E-Z Pass method to pay fees. Freeholders approved a resolution Feb. 14 allowing the county to buy E-Z Pass equipment and related services for the commission not to exceed $500,000.

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  3. Congratulations to Player of the Week, Pat HoldenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    Congratulations to Pat Holden, the winner of Cape May County Sports Week Seven Player of the Week! Pat led the Caper Tigers with a game-high 34 points in the team's 66-53 overtime win against Ocean City. This week's nominees are Bridget Ruskey of Middle Township and Tracey Young of Wildwood.

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  4. NewRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    Sturdy Savings Bank's Commercial Lending Division leads all banks located in Atlantic and Cape May counties when it comes to the number of loans approved under the U.S. Small Business Administration's 7 Advantage loan program, according to a recent report issued by the SBA New Jersey District Office. For fiscal year ending September 2016, Sturdy Savings Bank ranked as the sixth largest SBA lender out of 117 statewide lenders with a total of 46 small business loans for $21 million from the period of Oct. 1, 2015 through Sept.

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  5. College's New President Details AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    Dr. Barbara Gaba, Atlantic Cape Community College's ninth president, speaks at Cape May County Chamber of Commerce luncheon meeting Feb. 16 COURT HOUSE - Dr. Barbara Gaba, Atlantic Cape Community College's ninth president, and in office less than three weeks, addressed Cape May County Chamber of Commerce luncheon meeting Feb. 16 at the local campus. Her address contained an outline of the agenda that would place the college in a position its founders envisioned, one where the county's residents could be trained for better jobs and, by that, improve the future.

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  6. Lazarus House Receives DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cape May County Herald

    ... the Avalon Lions Club to support its efforts in providing food to those in need throughout the Wildwoods and Cape May County.

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  7. 2016 traffic deaths at highest level in decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... during 2016, the most since 14 accidents resulted in 15 deaths in 2012. The 12 fatalities were tied with Cape May County for the second-lowest number in the state. Hunterdon County had the lowest, with 11 road fatalities last year. The increase came ...

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  8. Freeholder Hayes Appointed To Leadership Position in National OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cape May County Herald

    Cape May County Freeholder E. Marie Hayes has been selected to serve in a leadership role for the National Foundation for Women Legislators, the nation's oldest non-partisan organization addressing the needs of elected women at the city, county, and state levels of government. "I am honored to have been appointed to a pivotal role in this highly regarded organization.

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  9. County 4-H Program Advisory Council Awards 2017 4-H Mission Mandate Mini Grants to Four 4-H ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cape May County Herald

    Cape May County Freeholder E. Marie Hayes has been selected to serve in a leadership role for the National Foundation for Women Legislators, t By Judith Coche - "He hasn't brought in a penny in four years."

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  10. Cape May County 4-Hers Represent County at 2017 NJ State Agricultural ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Cape May County Herald

    The New Jersey State Agricultural Youth Ambassadors Reception was held Feb. 8, as part of the New Jersey State Agricultural Convention in Atlantic City. Outstanding Senior 4-H Member Annabella Halbruner, a member of the Wranglers and Teen Ambassadors Clubs, and Mina LaFrance, Outstanding Junior 4-H Member and a member of the Star Hollow Riders Club, represented the Cape May County Board of Agriculture and the 4-H Youth Development Program with an exhibit on beach plum agriculture in Cape May County.

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  11. Volunteers Help Community Members File Taxes for FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Cape May County Herald

    U.S. Army leaders recently announced the need for 6,000 additional active-duty recruits and 1,500 additional Army Reserve recruits by the end By Judith Coche - "He hasn't brought in a penny in four years." Kate looked for my reaction out of the corner of her eye.

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  12. On National Drink Wine Day, a dozen regional wineries you can't missRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | PennLive.com

    ... the road and stop at Willow Creek Winery . (Facebook) You don't often connect wine with the southern tip of Cape May County. But a handful of wineries are flourishing there, an American Viticultural Area (AVA) designation is just about to be awarded ...

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  13. MUA Commissioner Burns Reappointed for Five YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cape May County Herald

    The big announcement at the Cape May County Municipal Utilities Authority's meeting Feb. 15 was that the Board of Chosen Freeholders reappointed William G. Burns, Jr. for a five-year term. Burns thanked the freeholders and said, A'I enjoy the job and look forward to another five years.A' Josh Palombo, assistant wastewater program manager, reported the wastewater team was updating process and instrumentation diagrams.

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  14. Indictments Filed Feb. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cape May County Herald

    A Cape May County grand jury handed up 18 indictments Feb. 14. Of the indictments, 12 had only one count of third-degree possession of a CDS . Eric Moyer, 38, of Norwood, Pa., was indicted for third-degree theft.

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  15. Featured Realtor: Joseph (Jody) Alessandrine of Coastline RealtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cape May County Herald

    Coastline Realty is proud to announce that Jody Alessandrine has hosted the most open houses among its agents in January 2017. Any given Saturday or Sunday, Jody can be found hosting an open house for either one of his listings, or those of other Coastline agents, in the Cape May County area.

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  16. Lower Takes Steps to Investigate Feasibility of Aquatic CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cape May County Herald

    ... Manager Jim Ridgway said that the top location that the township is looking for the project would be the Cape May County Airport complex. The airport complex has the necessary space available and has been the focus of recent economic development. ...

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  17. Lawsuit alleges nepotism in Cape May sheriff's office, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Jersey Journal

    A former supervisor in the Cape May County Sheriff's Office has filed a lawsuit claiming that he was ordered to overlook the poor performance of an employee related to the prosecutor, shortcomings that may have resulted in a shooting, The Press of Atlantic City reported Wednesday. David Tomkinson's lawsuit claims that Louis Taylor, who ran the county's electronic monitoring program, allowed an inmate under house arrest to attend a dog show.

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  18. Code Blue IssuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Cape May County Herald

    Cape May County Office of Emergency Management has issued a "Code Blue" advisory for the county effective from 6 p.m. Feb. 16 to 6 a.m. Feb. 17, along with the following: The National Weather Service - Mt. Holly office, has advised that the temperature may reach 25 degrees Fahrenheit or lower tonight, Feb. 16. "Please be aware that there may be people in your municipality that may need temporary sheltering during this advisory period.

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  19. Michigan Murder Suspect Caught by Cape May PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Cape May County Herald

    Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor and Chief Anthony Marino of the Cape May City Police Department announce the arrest of Russell Charles Govett, 38, a resident of St. Clair, Mich. On Feb. 10, members of the Cape May City Police Department were contacted by members of the Detroit Police Department - Homicide Unit regarding Govett.

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  20. Triple-murder suspect caught in Cape MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Jersey Journal

    CAPE MAY CITY -- A Michigan man wanted for allegedly killing three people was arrested Friday in the city, Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor said in a statement. Detroit police called Cape May police last Thursday and said Russell Charles Govett, 38, of St. Clair, Mich., was believed to be in Cape May. Govett was arrested the following day after he was spotted by Cape May police.

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