OCPB Weekly Activity Report October 29 – November 4

first_imgCriminal mischief, 100 block 1st St., at 8:00am Criminal mischief, 600 block Wesley Ave., at 8:36am Theft, 500 Atlantic Ave., at 3:43pm Theft, 400 block Atlantic Ave., at 9:21pm Criminal mischief, 3300 block Asbury Ave., at 8:38am Ocean City Public Safety Building Motor vehicle accident, 9th St. & West Ave., at 7:34am October 31, 2017: TuesdayCalls for service: 64Vehicle Stops: 15   Vehicle Accidents: 0  Property Checks: 27  Alarms: 3The Police Department assisted with 6 fire and 5 EMS calls Fraud, 800 block West Ave., at 12:15pm November 2, 2017: ThursdayCalls for service: 90Vehicle Stops: 18  Vehicle Accidents: 0 Property Checks: 46 Alarms: 2The Police Department assisted with 8 fire and 6 EMS callsFraud, 2100 block Central Ave., at 9:47amCriminal mischief, 3800 block Central Ave., at 1:30pmDomestic violence, 900 block Central Ave., at 4:00pmNovember 3, 2017: FridayCalls for service: 75Vehicle Stops: 23 Vehicle Accidents: 0 Property Checks: 22 Alarms: 5The Police Department assisted with 3 fire and 2 EMS calls Calls for Service: 565  &  Daily Average: 81 October 29, 2017: Sunday Calls for service: 90Vehicle Stops: 23  Vehicle Accidents: 0  Property Checks: 44  Alarms: 2The Police Department assisted with 3 Fire and 2 EMS callscenter_img Criminal mischief, 3800 block Central Ave., at 1:25pm When traveling on Route 52, remember that New Jersey State Law requires vehicles to KEEP RIGHT and pass left. The speed limit is 45 mph for the causeway. Theft, 900 block West Ave., at 9:30pm October 30, 2017: Monday Calls for service: 63Vehicle Stops: 18  Vehicle Accidents: 1  Property Checks: 18  Alarms: 3The Police Department assisted with 11 Fire and 9 EMS calls Domestic violence, 1400 block Central Ave., at 9:39pm November 4, 2017: SaturdayCalls for service: 75Vehicle Stops: 22  Vehicle Accidents: 1  Property Checks: 28  Alarms: 2The Police Department assisted with 2 Fire and 3 EMS callsMotor vehicle accident, 9th St. & Asbury Ave., at 10:40amTheft, 800 block 6th St., at 3:45pm PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS:Just a reminder that it is a violation of a City Ordinance to have dogs on the boardwalk anytime during the year. Burglary, 100 block Simpson Ave., at 10:38am November 1, 2017: WednesdayCalls for service: 107Vehicle Stops: 34   Vehicle Accidents: 0  Property Checks: 47  Alarms: 3The Police Department assisted with 11 fire and 7 EMS calls Bicycle riders must obey all motor vehicle laws similar to that of a motor vehicle.       They must stop at stop signs, traffic lights and ride with the flow of traffic. Bicycle riders are not pedestrians and do not have the same right of way as a pedestrian when crossing the street at an intersection. This week is Halloween, please drive carefully and be alert for pedestrians.last_img read more

FAITH AND FERVOR Candelaria devotees told: Pray to ‘ward off’ coronavirus

first_imgIt also advised churches to check andchange the Holy Water from containers and to provide or install protectivecloth on grills of confessionals. As of Saturday, the death toll fromChina’s new coronavirus outbreak has risen to 259 and the tally of confirmedinfections has surged to nearly 12,000, the government said on Saturday. The number of infections in China alsorose by 2,102, bringing the nationwide total to 11,791. Based on the schedule released by the Archdioceseof Jaro, the Mass will start on the main altar around 4 a.m. until 8 p.m. All but one of the new deaths came inhardest-hit Hubei province, the epicenter of an outbreak that has spread aroundthe world.  The organization also discouraged Catholicsfrom shaking hands during the Sign of Peace and recommended that people receivecommunion using their hands. “Ang reminders naton sa aton mga devotees nga sa pagsindi sang kandila, dal-on gid naton sa aton pagpangamuyo labina gid ang aton nga pungsod sa subong nga panahon nga kon  sa diinmadamo kita sang pagtilaw nga gina-atubang,” said Father AngeloColada, social communications director of the Archdiocese of Jaro.   Devotees pray fervently in front of the baldachin where one can fully gaze the stone image of Nuesta Señora de la Candelaria (Our Lady of Candles) perched on the balcony of the Jaro Metropolitan Cathedral in Iloilo City’s Jaro district. Today, thousands of devotees are expected to come to the church and visit the image widely believed to be miraculous. IAN PAUL CORDERO/PN The virus emerged in December in Hubei’sprovincial capital Wuhan in China, and has been traced to a meat market thatsold wild game. Colada also cited the precautionarymeasures carried out by Archdiocese of Jaro such as cleanup of holy water fond fordevotees every time they enter the church. There will be also mass and crowning ofOur Lady of Candles to be led by Rev. Louie Galbines, Bishop of Kabankalan. The prayer is also for the medicalpersonnel who are looking after patients afflicted with the disease and thoseadmitted in medical facilities. The main celebrant for blessings ofcandles and solemn concelebrated mass at 7 a.m. will be Rev. Jose Romeo O.Lazo., Archbishop of Jaro. With many seeking miracles, specialfavor or simply expressing gratitude, the Archdiocese of Jaro is encouragingthe faithful to offer a prayer imploring protection from the novel coronavirus(2019-nCoV) outbreak. Colada clarified that they did not issuean advisory enjoining all Candelaria devotees to wear facemasks amid the threat2019-nCoV. But he however expects that most of the people will wear thisprotection as per advice of the Department of Health. This after the Catholic Bishops’Conference of the Philippines enjoined all parishes in the country of at least80 million Roman Catholics to recite the prayer seeking the safety of medicalexperts doing research on the disease looking for a cure. ILOILO City – Thousands of devotees areexpected to converge today at the Jaro Metropolitan Cathedral in Jaro districtto celebrate the feast of Nuestra Señora dela Candelaria (Our Lady of Candles). That’s despite unprecedented quarantinemeasures imposed last week on millions of people in Hubei and aggressivepreventive steps elsewhere in the country. According to Colada, an “OratioImperata” during be offered during Masses beginning this Sunday – the Feast ofthe Presentation of the Lord. The National Health Commission said inits daily update that 46 more people had succumbed to the respiratory disease. The number of new deaths and newlyconfirmed cases have both spiraled higher on a daily basis since China soundedthe nationwide alarm a week ago. The number of infections in China also rose by2,102, bringing the nationwide total to 11,791. Rev. Daniel Patrick Parcon, Bishop ofTalibon, Bohol will be the main celebrant for the solemn concelebrated mass at5:30 p.m. That’s despite unprecedented quarantinemeasures imposed last week on millions of people in Hubei and aggressivepreventive steps elsewhere in the country. (WithABS-CBN News/PN)last_img read more

Bees pick up a point at Scunthorpe

first_imgScunthorpe 0 Brentford 0Brentford had to dig deep in order to secure a point in a tough encouter.They have scored a total of nine goals in their last two home matches but this was a different proposition entirely, with Scunthorpe battling for League One survival.AdChoices广告And the home side came close to taking all three points at Glanford Park, where on-loan Cardiff target man Jon Parkin caused the Bees problems.Parkin dragged a shot wide and should later have broken the deadlock but hit the bar from close range.The Iron also went close when Michael O’Connor sent a cracking volley over the bar.Having kept United at bay, Brentford might have snatched victory late on but substitute Gary Alexander drove his effort over.Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img read more

Winter Weather Advisories continue for portions of listening area through tonight

first_imgThese are the latest statements as of 5:00 AM. For updated statements click on the red alert bar at the top of the screenEmmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Including the cities of Estherville, Algona, Forest City, Lake Mills, Northwood, and Manly344 AM CST Mon Dec 30 2019…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING…* WHAT…Light snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to three inches. Northwest winds will increase today with gusts of up to 40 mph this afternoon producing blowing and drifting snow.* WHERE…Far Northern Iowa.* WHEN…Until 6 PM CST today.* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact morning and afternoon commutes on Monday.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…Slow down and use caution while traveling.The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.===================Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-Clayton-Mower-Fillmore-Grant-Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Waukon, Charles City, New Hampton, Oelwein, Elkader, Austin, Preston, and Platteville244 AM CST Mon Dec 30 2019…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…* WHAT…A wintry mix of drizzle, freezing drizzle, and snow will change to just snow by early afternoon and then continue through midnight. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.* WHERE…Portions of southwest Wisconsin, north central and northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.* WHEN…Until midnight CST tonight.* IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…Slow down and use caution while traveling.The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.last_img read more