ATLANTIC CITY – The Atlantic Cape Community College board of trustees authorized the issuance of layoff notices to 24 employees Tuesday to address a revenue shortfall and a 7 percent decline in enrollment.
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Five people have been indicted for a Feb. 5 kidnapping in which a woman and her child were held inside a residence on the 100 East block of Leaming Avenue in Wildwood.
Linwood Nursery School will hold a designer handbag bingo fundraiser Saturday, April 1 at Our Lady of Sorrows Church Hall on Wabash Avenue at Wilson Avenue in Linwood.
RIO GRANDE – Harry Weimar of Lower Township retired from the Army as a sergeant first class. Now, he is the commander of American Legion Post 184 in Wildwood.
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — After opponents of the county’s partnership with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) voiced their concerns at a third consecutive Cape May County Board of Freeholders meeting, Sheriff Gary Schaffer took his turn at the podium.
The AMI Foundation’s Dr. Jan Astin Mobile Digital Mammography Van will visit 11 locations in four New Jersey counties in April.
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Speaking in front of a crowd can be daunting, yet recently kids as young as 5 years old took the stage at Atlantic Cape Community College for a series of public speaking presentations, 4-H officials said.
CAPE MAY COUNTY – Anyone planning to participate in the Cardboard Box City homelessness awareness program is asked to register online as soon as possible. With only 150 sites available for the April 28 event, organizers are looking to figure out how many slots remain open.
Families who are victims of domestic violence could expect more assistance under a bi-partisan bill co-sponsored by Assemblyman Chris Brown.
WILDWOOD – Military veterans expressed frustration and anger at the federal government during a Saturday rally for not holding up its end of the bargain when it came to healthcare for military combat veterans.
VENTNOR – Atlantic County will showcase the creative talents of professional and nonprofessional residents age 60 and older at its 41st annual Senior Citizens Art Show May 1-25 at the Ventnor branch of the Atlantic County Library, 6500 Atlantic Ave.
GALLOWAY – An Earth Day cleanup, International Migratory Bird Day and the grand opening of the new administration building will be combined into one event beginning 8:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29 at the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, 800 Great Creek Road in Galloway.
MIDDLE TOWNSHIP – Police are looking for a 50-year-old township man who may be suicidal who went missing about 4 p.m. Sunday, March 19, according to a press release.
The New Jersey General Assembly unanimously approved legislation Thursday, March 23 that would rescind a law that jeopardizes the professional licenses of people who have overwhelming student debt.
The Franciscan Sisters of the Renewal will open a convent in Atlantic City in August to minister to the poor and evangelize the community, the Diocese of Camden recently announced.
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Students from two schools got closer to nature last week, and by doing so, they built relationships with one another that school officials said would have an impact that goes beyond the classroom.
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS) will debut this spring for its first season at the Cape May County 4H Fairgrounds beginning April 2.