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Upper Township Committee honors latest Eagle Scout: Alexander Brown

Upper Township Committee honors latest Eagle Scout: Alexander Brown

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UPPER TOWNSHIP – Family members joined Alexander Brown at an otherwise quiet Township Committee meeting Monday, Jan. 13, to see him honored by the governing body for reaching the rank of Eagle Scout. 

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Vaping ads are targeting teens

Vaping ads are targeting teens

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GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP – Tactics to target youth the tobacco industry used decades ago seem to be repeated to market vaping products. 

Host of Democrats running for Congressional seat

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When Congressman Jeff Van Drew announced in December he would change party affiliation from Democrat to Republican, Democrats across the Secon…

A lot of work behind the scenes as city negotiates to buy open lot

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CEAN CITY – The city will dedicate funding to purchase the former Ocean City Chevrolet lot before it can be developed.

Beach replenishment on hold

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OCEAN CITY – A beach replenishment project for the island’s north end beaches will resume once the dredge returns from drydock after May 1, ac…

Political career allows MRHS grad to help others

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CAMDEN — Brittany O’Neill is riding a wave of euphoria following November’s successful 1st District legislative campaigns, but her outlook was…

Patcong Creek Winter Luncheon

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SOMERS POINT – The Patcong Creek Foundation 2020 Winter Luncheon and Silent Auction is noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Greate Bay Country…

Two Strathmere bulkheads to be replaced in 2020

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STRATHMERE — Two bulkheads on bayside street ends will be replaced this year, the latest to be built to meet new standards calling for taller …

Resume writing for Veterans, military

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SOMERS POINT – There will be a Resume Writing & Interviewing Skill Seminar which is free for veterans and active military at 2 p.m. Jan. 2…

Auditions for ‘In The Heights’

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SOMERS POINT – The Fool Moon Theatre is having auditions for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “In The Heights” at 7 p.m. Jan. 20 and 21 at the Gateway Pla…

School board swears in new member; has same U.T. representatives

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OCEAN CITY – The Ocean City Board of Education gained a new member last week. 

Utts takes seat, changing power balance to Dems

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NORTHFIELD — Democrats have taken control of Northfield City Council for the first time since 2008 with the swearing-in of Councilman Paul Utt…

Doctor: E-cigs pose health risks

Doctor: E-cigs pose health risks

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GALLOWAY – Dr. Brian Jenssen, a Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia pediatrician, explained during a Jan. 9 presentation that fewer than 5 per…

McClellan bid farewell to O.C. Council Jan. 9

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OCEAN CITY – With tearful goodbyes and somber reflection, Councilman Antwan McClellan said farewell to city council on Jan. 9.

Local Republicans excited to welcome Trump

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Local Republican officials are excited about President Donald Trump’s planned Jan. 28 rally in Wildwood to support U.S. Rep. Jeff Van Drew — a…

City offers $6.5M for nearly 2 acres

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OCEAN CITY – The city wants to purchase land for open space before it becomes a housing development.

Retirement party takes back seat to toy drive

Retirement party takes back seat to toy drive

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SOMERS POINT — At about 5 p.m. on the day Lt. John Barbieri retired from the Somers Point Police Department, a cake commemorating the occasion…

Jordan Road teacher Albrecht honored for being ‘exemplary’

Jordan Road teacher Albrecht honored for being ‘exemplary’

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Two join Linwood school board

Two join Linwood school board

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LINWOOD — Two new members joined the Linwood Board of Education, during a Thursday, Jan. 2, reorganization meeting. 

Northfield continues debating location of, desire for dog park

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NORTHFIELD — Northfield City Council members are continuing to search for a location for a proposed dog park.