Morey’s Piers will kick off its official Oktoberfest celebration this Friday evening with a keg tapping event on Mariner’s Pier. Morey’s will tap a keg of Warsteiner beer, and employees will be dressed in lederhosen. It’s all part of a three weekend event to help close out the season at the famous boardwalk attraction.
Don’t always trust your GPS for accurate directions. The driver of a tractor trailer did just that Wednesday morning in Ventnor and wound up driving up onto the Ventnor boardwalk with no way to get off. The truck damaged about 100 feet worth of railings on the boardwalk during the wrong turn.
The National Weather Service has continued the Coastal Flood Warning through this morning’s high tide event. There is the potential for moderate coastal flooding during high tide, which occurs on the back bays around 8:45am. There is expected to be strong rip currents and high waves again today at the Jersey Shore.
The 253rd Transportation Company of the New Jersey National Guard has returned home, safe and sound. The unit was deployed to Florida by Governor Christie to help with relief efforts in the Sunshine State for Hurricane Irma. Many supplies were handed...