WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic leaders say President Donald Trump has agreed to a plan to fund the government and increase the nation's debt limit for three months as part of a deal to rush disaster aid to Hurricane Harvey victims.
Good morning! Friday’s temperatures should be chillier than average, with highs struggling to break 70 degrees.
VENTNOR — From Red Cross volunteers to churches, New Jersey residents are helping Texas families recover from Hurricane Harvey.
Hammonton – Hammonton First is hosting a donation drive Wednesday to help the victims of Harvey in Houston, Mayor Steve DiDonato announced.
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Western Louisiana residents braced for more wind and water early Wednesday as Tropical Storm Harvey made its second landfall after dumping record rainfall on Texas.
NEW YORK (AP) — Republicans from New York and New Jersey are pledging unconditional support for those devastated by Hurricane Harvey. But their resentment lingers.
MADISON — St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center coordinated an effort to receive and relocate 100 dogs Tuesday coming from Texas.
VENTNOR — American Red Cross volunteers are working around the clock along the Gulf Coast to help the thousands of people whose lives have been devastated by Hurricane Harvey. Among the hundreds of volunteers are 19 from New Jersey who started traveling to Houston on Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Texas (all times local):
Red Cross volunteers from Atlantic, Gloucester and Salem counties are among 19 people from New Jersey heading to help Hurricane Harvey survivors in Texas.
HOUSTON (AP) — Crews overwhelmed by thousands of rescue calls during one of the heaviest downpours in U.S. history have had little time to search for other potential victims, but officials acknowledge the grim reality that fatalities linked to Harvey could soar once the devastating floodwate…
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Southwest Louisiana balanced on a knife's edge early Tuesday as Tropical Storm Harvey threatened to inundate the region with potentially disastrous flooding 12 years after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in the state.
Regardless, there is a coastal storm that has formed off the southeast U.S. coast, which will bring rain and wind to the region.
The New Jersey Shore Arts Association of Atlantic City awarded scholarships for two students to attend the Young Peoples Summer Art Program at the Ventnor City Cultural Arts Center. The students selected were Jocelyn Barlow and Lily Hocker, both of Ventnor. The students participated in various techniques of making art such as painting on canvas, jewelry making, pottery, mosaics and more.
LONGPORT — Labor Day weekend brings the ninth annual Longport Historical Society Lawn Art Show to the museum. Local artists Marilyn Chackman, Virgie Mottola and Eileen Raynes, of Margate, along with Sandra McDonough, of Linwood, will each bring their unique art style to the museum at 2305 Atlantic Ave. in Longport. The show may feature one more favorite local artist, Doug Farrell, as well.
TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that NJ Task Force 1 has been activated as members of the National Urban Search & Rescue Response System and will be deploying to Texas to assist with the rescue and recovery efforts resulting from the unprecedented and catastrophic flooding caus…
Thousands are seeking help and rescue in Houston after now Tropical Storm Harvey slammed into the coast and caused major flooding in and around the city over the weekend.
Monthly Brigantine Beach Cultural Arts Commission meetings are shelved during July and August, but board member Pamela Charchidi said some summertime discussion among committee members indicated that a couple of popular events are in the planning stages to return this fall.
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Police and township officials have worked for more than five years on challenges presented by so-called voucher motels in the Rio Grande area, and last night offered motel owners a carrot and stick approach to addressing issues before they develop into calls for police intervention.
ABSECON — The Absecon Cultural Arts Alliance is sponsoring five creative workshops for children that will be held Aug. 7 to 11 at the Presbyterian Church, 208 New Jersey Ave.