The Cape May County Herald is using its Spout-off section in a new way.
The Cape May County Department of Health (DOH) reported the fourth death associated with the COVID-19 infection. An 83-year-old female resident at Victoria Manor, in Lower Township, joined two earlier deaths attributed to a COVID-19 outbreak at the long term care facility. The first county death, announced April 4, was an Upper Township resident.
Cape Regional does not want any more in-car gatherings outside the hospital, which had been going on as a show of support for frontline workers.
A leader in producing future nurses and healthcare workers, Atlantic Cape Community College donated hundreds of personal protective equipment (PPE) items from its nursing program to those who are working on the front lines.
The closures, which had been extended through April 12, will now continue until April 27.
Medical workers use additional precautions when handling a known infection.
How wedded are we to our prosperity? Do we really need all that we have, and have come to believe is our birthright? I was in a conversation with another older person recently, prior to Corona, and she was recounting how little her family had when she was growing up, yet there was a pervasiv…