Cape May County

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Tim Jimenez
July 14, 2020 - 6:58 am
Cell phone video making the rounds shows a Wildwood police officer punching a man several times during an arrest early Sunday morning. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office has opened up a use-of-force investigation into the incident. Read more here.
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beach at Avalon, N.J.
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David Madden
May 16, 2020 - 4:00 am
As tourists return to the Jersey Shore, they’ll have to learn to live with the new rules of the road given the viral pandemic. One county will offer them a little help in complying. Read more here.
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A Wildwood sign.
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Tim Jimenez
May 06, 2020 - 9:53 am
The boardwalk and beaches are reopening in the Wildwoods later this week. In the meantime, Cape May County officials sent New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy a plan to open up shops and restaurants. Read more here.
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Wildwood Boardwalk.
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David Madden
April 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
In the middle of this pandemic, can business down the shore pick up? The mayor of one town is not ruling it out. Read more here.
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Beach Street in Cape May, New Jersey
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David Madden
April 11, 2020 - 8:55 am
Looking for a weekend down the shore? Not in the middle of this pandemic. Cape May County has taken advantage of power granted under Governor Phil Murphy’s ongoing emergency to ban short term rentals. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Trenton on March 18, 2020.
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Brandon Brooks
March 19, 2020 - 11:55 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy joined KYW Newsradio for a live conversation to tell listeners where the state is in the fight against coronavirus. Listen and read more here.
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Beach house in New Jersey
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David Madden
March 18, 2020 - 1:23 pm
New Jersey officials say people who own second houses down the shore are seeking shelter there amid the coronavirus crisis, but they’re urging homeowners to refrain from doing so for at least the next two weeks. Read more here.
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Cape May County Corrections Facility
David Madden
January 10, 2020 - 3:02 pm
A North Carolina man is in custody in Cape May County and facing several firearms violations for his attempt to get ammunition into the Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May on Thursday. Read more here.
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Tim Jimenez
October 29, 2019 - 6:44 am
Authorities in Middle Township, Cape May County, say a parent found a bag of heroin mixed in with their kid's Halloween candy last Friday.
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Close-up view of colorful candies in paper bag
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KYW Staff
October 26, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Police in South Jersey announced a shocking discovery after a Halloween event in South Jersey. Read more here.
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