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BACK TO SCHOOL WEEK IN CAPE BEGINS WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING, REMOTE LEARNING

Back to school began Tuesday in Cape May County with students returning to the classroom, and firing up their laptops for remote learning.  Middle Township High School was among the school districts holding in-person instruction on Tuesday.  The school district reports on its social media page that the high school had a smooth opening day. …

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MURPHY: KEEP THE FLAGS ON THE PARKWAY, TURNPIKE OVERPASSES

Governor Murphy overruled the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and reversed a plan to take down American flags put up by the public on Turnpike and Parkway overpasses.  Murphy says he suspended that for the time being.  The New Jersey Turnpike Authority planned to take down all of the flags that were put up following 9/11 …

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NEW JERSEY ADDS FIVE NEW CONFIRMED DEATHS FROM COROANVIRUS

New Jersey has reported five additional deaths from coronavirus.  However, Governor Murphy confirmed that these deaths took place two months ago.  There were 284 new cases of the virus reported Tuesday.  The rate of transmission has ticked up to 1.1 percent, and that’s largely due to a high volume of tests that have been conducted …

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CORONAVIRUS RATE OF TRANSMISSION CONTINUES TO GO UP IN NEW JERSEY

The coronavirus rate of transmission is continuing to go up in New Jersey.  State officials say the rate is now at 1.09 percent after falling below the magic one mark in August.  There were 344 new cases of the virus reported on Monday; the number of patients in hospitals has hit a six month low …

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