The Surfrider Foundation South Jersey Chapter will hold a membership drive and holiday party 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15 at the Tuckahoe Brewing Company on English Creek Avenue in Egg Harbor Township. The party will feature live music, food, membership specials, prizes, raffle baskets, …

The Christmas Holidays often stretch consumer’s budgets while they try to find ways to give heartwarming gifts when their budgets are tested in many ways.

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Brendan Wu of Egg Harbor City, a senior in the Health Science Academy at the Atlantic County Institute of Technology, was crowned Mr. Red Hawk 2017 at the annual event held Nov. 18 in the school performing arts center.

On Monday, Dec. 5, the Absecon Business & Commercial Development organization, along with Absecon Community Affairs, organized and held a Christmas tree lighting ceremony in the Clock Plaza on New Jersey Avenue in the downtown section of the city.

The Stanley W. Marczyk Scholarship Foundation will recognize outgoing Atlantic Cape Community College President Peter Mora with its 2017 Distinguished Recognition Award at a dinner 6-10 p.m. Thursday, March 30 at the Carriage House in Galloway Township.

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Brendan Wu of Egg Harbor City, a senior in the Health Science Academy at the Atlantic County Institute of Technology, was crowned Mr. Red Hawk 2017 at the annual event held Nov. 18 in the school performing arts center.

CAPE MAY COUNTY – The holidays are a time when needs increase, said Johnny Walker of the Citizens and Veterans Advisory Council, and veterans experience the same needs as anyone else.

The Stanley W. Marczyk Scholarship Foundation will recognize outgoing Atlantic Cape Community College President Peter Mora with its 2017 Distinguished Recognition Award at a dinner 6-10 p.m. Thursday, March 30 at the Carriage House in Galloway Township.

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MARGATE – After years of scouting around for just the right outfit, and getting a degree in fashion merchandising, a Linwood woman opened a boutique-style shop at the shore and called it Scout Clothing and Décor.

LONGPORT – The Longport Needlers meet weekly at the Longport branch of the Atlantic County Library to knit sweaters and blankets for themselves and their loved ones, but also for people they have never met.

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A cat that was part of an unvaccinated feral colony being fed by owners of a property in the vicinity of First Avenue and Tuckahoe Road in Estell Manor has been confirmed as Atlantic County’s 10th rabies case of the year.

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MAYS LANDING – An Atlantic County man was shot dead Wednesday night, Nov. 30 in the Woodlands Condominiums, marking the second fatal shooting in Hamilton Township in less than a week, acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Diane Ruberton said.

Atlantic Cape Community College will provide free information on completing the 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.

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