Last Updated on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 06:58 am
Christie Rotondo / Neapolitan cookies are a favorite in the Rotondo family.
The Yule Blog, Dec. 10: 15 days until Christmas
These delicious Italian specialty cookies are a Christmas favorite
I think every family has one: a cookie recipe that only makes an appearance after Thanksgiving leftovers have disappeared. Gingerbread men, sugar cookies cut into candy canes, Christmas trees and Santa hats, put out next to a glass of milk for Old St. Nick on Christmas Eve.
In the Rotondo household, it’s my grandmother’s Neapolitan cookies. They are normally delivered to us on Christmas Eve with a variety of her specialties – butter cookies, fried Italian bow-tie cookies and lots of others – and only after we’ve finished The Feast of the Seven Fishes.
The Coast Guard over the weekend suspended an extensive search for a New York state man believed to be missing off the coast of Cape May County.
According to a Coast Guard spokesman, searchers had little information to go on, aside from two unmanned vessels found very far from each other.
Gabby, 4, and Gianna, 8, both of Linwood, with their dogs Bell and Leonardo.
Pet Pros in Somers Point welcomed Santa on Saturday, Dec. 7.
Local families brought in their pets so that they could tell Santa what they wanted for Christmas.
Last Updated on Sunday, December 08, 2013 09:43 am
Announcing the Auxiliary’s pledge are, from left, Lori Herndon, executive vice president of AtlantiCare, and president and CEO of AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center; Linda Stanton, president of the Mainland Auxiliary; Johanne Coleman, chairman of the Mainland Auxiliary Holly Day Luncheon Committee; and David Tilton, president and CEO of AtlantiCare.
Linda Stanton of Mullica Township, president of the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Auxiliary, announced Wednesday, Dec. 4 that the auxiliary has committed to a $500,000 pledge to benefit the Mainland Campus Transformation Project.
Around our town with Cathy Finnegan
It was the social event of the season when The Flanders Hotel celebrated their 90th anniversary. It felt like we were stepping back in time we arrived in 1920s attire and posed for pictures in front of antique cars provided by Jersey Cape Region Antique Automobile Club lined up in front of the hotel.
Last Updated on Monday, December 09, 2013 09:40 pm
Warning that morning commuters could face moderate to severe travel impacts, the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning and winter weather advisory for portions of South Jersey.
Warning that morning commuters could face "moderate to severe" travel impacts , the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning and winter weather advisory for portions of South Jersey.
Last Updated on Monday, December 09, 2013 04:01 pm
Galloway teacher Terry Dougherty featured in magazine and soon on TV
GALLOWAY – From a feature article in the November issue of Family Circle magazine to a television special, Roland Rogers third grade teacher Terry Dougherty is remaining in the public eye.
Last Updated on Sunday, December 08, 2013 11:40 am
An Egg Harbor Township chef made a giant gingerbread house to create a little holiday magic, a local girl's holiday spirit is going to the dogs, and shorenewstoday's Yule Blog continues this week.
Last Updated on Wednesday, December 04, 2013 10:36 pm
photo submitted by Carl Suit / Santa will arrive at the airport complex during the Winter Warm Up open house. Members of the business community at the Cape May County Airport complex want more people to take notice during the open house on Dec. 13 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
LOWER TOWNSHIP — There are more than planes at the Cape May County Airport on Breakwater Road. It’s also home to a local business community.
Those business owners want local officials and residents to take notice, and are hosting a “Winter Warm Up” open house 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 at the airport.
Last Updated on Saturday, December 07, 2013 09:58 pm
Somers Point Mayor Jack Glasser is joined by Pearl Harbor survivor, Al Matthews, 90, to throw a wreath in the bay in honor of the lives lost December 7, 1941.
SOMERS POINT—American Legion Post 352 members along with many others found their way to the Morrow Beach in Somers Point Saturday, Dec. 7 to commemorate the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.