The need to protect the Atlantic Ocean against environmental threats — from the prospect of drilling for fossil fuels to plastics pollution and climate change — continues as Earth Day celebrates its 48th anniversary.
While nearly 3,000 high schools and colleges across the nation participated Friday in the National School Walkout to protest gun violence, students in South Jersey mostly stayed indoors.
WILDWOOD — Local U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration leaders, with other state and national organizations, will host a drug prevention summit especially intended for kids and their families Saturday, April 28.
Temperatures will start out chilly Saturday morning. We are ranging from the mid-30s at the shore to as low as the upper 20s on the mainland. This is 10 to 15 degrees below average, feeling more like late February than late April.
The A. J. Meerwald, a restored oyster schooner, is celebrating its 90th birthday and will sail from late April through October, the Bayshore Center at Bivalve in Port Norris announced last week.
Winter is firmly in the rearview mirror. Now that we can look back, data shows South Jersey ranged from a foot and a half to nearly 5 feet of seasonal snow. So who received the most snow in your county?
POINT PLEASANT — Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed a ban on offshore drilling in state waters, just before the start of Earth Day and Earth Week festivities and on the anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill off Louisiana.
For the third month in a row, students across the country and locally are expected to leave their classrooms Friday in a gun-control protest and memorial to the victims of school shootings.
We had our April showers Thursday.
A Lower Township man already in prison for child pornography convictions faces several sexual-assault charges for allegedly attacking a child, Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland announced Thursday.
Thursday was raw and damp, but April 19th hit two milestones that let us know that summer is coming soon.
DENNIS TOWNSHIP — Cape May County may be small in population compared to some of its neighbors, but that hasn’t stopped the opioid addiction epidemic from devastating communities in this beach and tourism area.
An oil tanker at the Cape May Airport went up in flames Thursday afternoon.
MAYS LANDING — The only man left alive who is charged with murder in the 2012 killing of April Kauffman pleaded not guilty Thursday morning during his arraignment in Atlantic County Superior Court.
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A low-pressure system will pass through Thursday, bringing a round of showers right during business hours.
Representatives of more than 100 local businesses shared information with potential customers and suppliers Wednesday during the Business @ the Beach Expo at the Wildwoods Convention Center. The expo, sponsored by the Wildwoods Convention Center, also provided exhibitors an opportunity to ne…
As John Kelly, part of the Cape May Chamber of Commerce, said, we went to Cape May County's favorite uncle, Wildwood! Besides the free and expansive beaches, John shares why this town is a South Jersey special before the Business at the Beach Expo Wednesday night.
The weather stays quiet and calm over the next seven days. Only one period for rain showers and near seasonable weather will take us through the heart of April.
A Cape May Point man was arrested Tuesday after police raided his home and found ecstasy and marijuana, Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland said.
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A cold pool of temperatures aloft and a large piece of energy will contribute to a few showers, after a nice spring start to the day.
Local veterans are now able to use their VA benefits for long-term care services at two Atlantic County nursing homes after the federal government awarded two contracts to expand access in South Jersey.
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Fans of Earth Day can spend this weekend going from one green activity to another at parks, gardens and li-braries around the region.
MAYS LANDING — The ex-wife of alleged Pagans leader Ferdinand “Freddy” Augello pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Superior Court to racketeering charges related to the 2012 murder of April Kauffman.
A low-pressure system rumbled through South Jersey on Monday morning, bringing coastal and road flooding and strong winds.