• Father Christmas An old-fashioned Christmas exhibit

    The public is invited to a free exhibit of holiday traditions through the years complete with model trains, toys and more at the Carriage House Gallery, Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., Cape May, through Thursday, Jan. 1. The gallery is open daily, though hours vary. For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or visit www.capemaymac.org .

    Holiday music review planned

    Cape May Stage presents “Merry Melodies: A Holiday Celebration”

    Celebrate the holidays at Cape May Stage with a musical revue, filled with holiday songs…

  • Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi visitCAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – A state lawmaker visited businesses in Middle Township on Tuesday, Dec. 16, in a drive to encourage area residents to…

  • Children and parents escort Santa Claus to the Martin Luther King Center for the Hamer’s School of Karate annual Christmas party, Saturday, Dec. 13. More than 60 children turned out for the party, and each received a new winter coat, in addition to other gifts.WHITESBORO – More than 60 children clambered…

  • When Alison Mastrangelo was young, she was a huge fan of ABC’s World News Tonight.

    “I always had the biggest crush on (anchor) Peter Jennings,” she said with a laugh. “My mom (Fran) always says whenever they’d turn on the TV and it was on that I’d stop everything I was doing to watch him.”

  • Madison Kelly, 12, has donated twice to the Middle Township Police Department’s holiday drive for toys.Despite cerebral palsy, 12-year-old keeps on giving

    CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Christmas is a time of giving, and few people take the concept more seriously than township residents Madison Kelly, 12, and her mother, Samantha.

    Not long ago, the young girl surprised Middle Township police by dropping off a large cache of toys – gifts for area children in the police department’s annual toy…

Middle Township Gazette

Ordinance would approve $500,000 in capital requests

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Written by David Benson Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10:29 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Township Committee spent the last several weeks pairing down a list of capital requests, and Monday night unanimously passed an ordinance that would approve about $500,000 for four departments, including one request that would preserve century-old township documents.

At sessions earlier this summer, township departments had asked for about $1.1 million.

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Michael Linz honored as Employee of the Month

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, September 17, 2014 09:39 am

Michael Linz accepts the Employee of the Month certificate from Mayor Tim Donohue. Michael Linz accepts the Employee of the Month certificate from Mayor Tim Donohue. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Michael Linz, deputy chief of the township's emergency medical service, was honored at the Monday, Sept. 15 committee meeting as the August Middle Township Employee of the Month.

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Mechanic Street evacuated over WWII round handed over to police

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Written by David Benson Wednesday, September 17, 2014 08:30 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Residents and workers along Mechanic Street near the Middle Township Police Department were evacuated Tuesday, Sept. 16, after a resident walked into the department with a piece of World War II-era ordnance, police said in a statement.

Atlantic City Police Department’s bomb squad was called in to evaluate the ordnance, and they determined that was a World War II era marking round. According to police, the round would have had an explosive tip to mark targets.

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Cinowski honored for 50 years with Rio Grande Fire Company

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Written by David Benson Tuesday, September 16, 2014 03:38 pm

Firefighters with the Rio Grande Fire Company joined the Township Committee for a photo to commemorate Stanley Cinowski’s 50 years of service to the company. Firefighters with the Rio Grande Fire Company joined the Township Committee for a photo to commemorate Stanley Cinowski’s 50 years of service to the company. RIO GRANDE – Stanley Cinowski was honored by both the Middle Township Committee and Cape May County Freeholders at the Monday, Sept. 15 committee meeting at the Rio Grande Fire Company for Cinowski’s 50 years of service to the fire company.

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Katie Flounders runs to find a cure

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, September 16, 2014 03:33 pm

Katie Flounders Katie Flounders DEL HAVEN – Katie Flounders will run 100 miles this month for her friends.

“I’ve been raising money to fight cancer with Alex’s Lemonade Stand since 2010,” Flounders said. “This is my first year with Alex’s Million Mile.”

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Police: Man found in lawn with bag of psilocybin mushrooms

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, September 15, 2014 01:46 pm

STONE HARBOR – A California man was charged with drug possession after borough police said they found him asleep in a lawn near a bicycle at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13.

Michael Gary Wallace, 34, Newport, was charged with a 3rd degree crime, possession of psilocybin mushrooms, and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to police.

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Health care aide charged with stealing $63,000 worth of jewelry

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, September 15, 2014 01:20 pm

Margaret A. Sleght Margaret A. Sleght STONE HARBOR – A North Cape May home health care aide has been charged with stealing $63,000 worth of jewelry from the borough resident she took care of, police said in a statement.

Margaret A. Sleght, 51, was charged with 3rd degree theft, after Stone Harbor police said they found evidence of the theft at her home while executing a search warrant on Friday, Sept. 12.

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Middle Township Police blotter, Sept. 1-7

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Written by Police Blotter Monday, September 15, 2014 11:49 am

Middle Township police announced that they made the following arrests from Sept. 1-7. Those charged are considered innocent unless guilt is proven. This report only contains individuals that were arrested based on complaints signed by law enforcement personnel, not complaints signed by private citizens.

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Stroke/brain injury and amputee support group plan luncheon

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, September 14, 2014 06:27 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The stroke/brain injury and “un-limb-ited” potential support groups will have a combined luncheon and meeting from 1 to 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 23 at Cape Regional Medical Center in the Maruchi Room.

Those who have had a stroke or brain injury are welcome at the luncheon, as well as those who have had an amputation of any kind.

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Early-Stage Alzheimer’s forum planned at medical center

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, September 14, 2014 06:19 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The public is invited to a forum for people with early changes related to mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 25 at Cape Regional Medical Center in classrooms A and B.

Registration and light refreshments begin at 9 a.m.  Family members are invited, however, they cannot attend without the person with the memory-related changes.

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