The Current and Gazette Newspapers won 12 awards in the New Jersey Press Association’s 2017 Better Newspaper Contest. The accolades, announced Wednesday, Feb. 14, include five first-place awards.
ATLANTIC CITY — The Health Professions Institute at Atlantic Cape Community College is offering a new emergency medical responder course at the college’s Atlantic City Campus this spring.
VENTNOR — The New Jersey Organizing Project will hold a meeting Saturday, Feb 24 at the Ventnor branch of the Atlantic County Library to help families still suffering from Hurricane Sandy.
MARGATE - The AMI Foundation of Atlantic Medical Imaging has been named as the recipient of the Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center’s Community Leadership Award. The foundation will be recognized for its continuing commitment to the communities it serves at the Katz JCC’s annual …
MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — More than 100 children, many dressed in pajamas, brought their parents to school last week for the 20th annual Family Reading Night at Middle Township Elementary School 1.
NORTHFIELD — The Atlantic County Board of Chosen Freeholders is considering banning plastic bags at county parks and plans to encourage municipalities to adopt measures aimed at curbing disposable bag use.
A detour will be in effect weekdays beginning Tuesday, Feb. 20 on Wescoat Road between Delilah Road in Egg Harbor Township and Mill Road in Absecon for roadwork by the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, county officials said Tuesday.
Staff members of the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities in Cape May volunteered Thursday, Feb. 8 to prepare, cook and serve a free hot lunch as part of the Thursday Community Lunch program at the First Baptist Church of Wildwood, 230 E. Maple Ave.
TRENTON — Cape May County Freeholder E. Marie Hayes was sworn in as the 2nd vice president of the New Jersey Association of Counties at the group's annual reorganization Jan. 26 in the New Jersey State House Senate Chambers, county officials said.
MAYS LANDING — Atlantic Cape Community College’s Club 50 Plus offers workshops to enhance the personal, professional and social lives of older learners.
ATLANTIC CITY — The Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation will present its second Winter/Spring Jazz Concert Series 7-10 p.m. Fridays starting Feb. 23 at The Club at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City.
The Sustainable Jersey Atlantic and Cape May green teams will be “Sharing Positive Energy" at an event 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the headquarters of New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Co., 840 12 St., Hammonton.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — AtlantiCare is teaming up with the American Heart Association’s Little Hats, Big Hearts campaign to help new moms be heart smart from the start.