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TRUCKS BANNED FROM SOME MAJOR NJ HIGHWAYS DUE TO STORM

You may see fewer trucks in your travels on Wednesday.  New Jersey Transit announced that there will be a commercial vehicle ban on some major New Jersey interstates, located mostly in central and northern New Jersey.  Police are telling truck drivers to use rest stops and take breaks during their travels today due to worsening …

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STORM UDPATE: 2-5″ OF SNOW AND ICE, MINOR TO MODERATE COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED

The Winter Storm Warning and Coastal Flood Warning both remain in effect for Cape May County.  Accu Weather is calling for between two to five inches of snow, sleet, and ice with the snow starting early to mid afternoon.  Minor coastal flooding is anticipated at high tide just before Noon today, while moderate coastal flooding …

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MURPHY COULD DECLARE STATE OF EMERGENCY THIS EVENING

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy could be calling for another State of Emergency on Tuesday evening.  Murphy says his administration is considering issuing the declaration in advance of the winter storm.  Murphy says utility companies have been ordered ...

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BLOW TO EMPLOYEES, WEST WILDWOOD TO FURLOUGH WORKERS EVERY FRIDAY, NO PAY

The Borough of West Wildwood announced that it will be furloughing its employees every Friday, without pay.  The Borough has posted a resolution its website announcing that the employees will have Fridays off, essentially reducing their compensation by 20 percent in order to meet a budget deficit created by a recent legal judgement brought against …

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SNOWSTORM, COASTAL FLOODING COMING TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY

Several inches of snow and moderate coastal flooding is bearing down on Cape May County.  Accu Weather is calling for a plowable snowfall event with several inches of snow likely on Wednesday from yet another nor’easter.  Moderate coastal flooding is expected during times of high tide on Wednesday which generally occurs on the back bays …

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COASTAL FLOOD, WINTER STORM WATCHES ISSUED FOR JERSEY CAPE

On the first day of spring, a winter storm will begin that will bring some flooding and accumulating snow to the Jersey Cape.  The National Weather Service has put Cape May County under both Winter Storm and Coastal Flood watches.  Moderate coastal flooding is possible at time of high tide Tuesday and Wednesday nights; rain …

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CRIMINAL COMPLAINT FILED BY DEMS AGAINST AC MAYOR

The new mayor of Atlantic City is the subject of a criminal complaint filed by his own Democratic Party.  Frank Gilliam is accused of taking a $10,000 check intended for the committee and placing it into his own campaign account.  Gilliam insists the check was deposited into his account by error and the money was …

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