• 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

Ocean View Fire Company plans hoagie sale

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, September 13, 2014 06:10 am

OCEAN VIEW – The public is invited to a hoagie sale Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Ocean View Fire Company, 2545 Route 9.

Cost is $6 for an Italian, or turkey and cheese hoagie, and they will be available for pickup between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tickets are available at the door, however the fire department recommends advance orders.

For more information, call 609-224-0425 or 609-780-5385.

 

Mayor joins national campaign to aid homeless veterans

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, September 13, 2014 06:09 am

Mayor Tim Donohue Mayor Tim Donohue CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Today, Mayor Tim Donohue joined First Lady Michelle Obama in committing to end veteran homelessness in Middle Township by the end of 2015, the mayor said in a statement.

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Margaret Bellucci receives Service Excellence Award

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, September 13, 2014 06:02 am

Margaret Bellucci Margaret Bellucci CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Margaret Bellucci, human resources employment assistant at Cape Regional Medical Center, has been honored with the Service Excellence Award for July in recognition of what hospital officials call her consistently superior customer service.

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Good Samaritans aid Stone Harbor police in back bay rescue

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, September 12, 2014 03:27 pm

STONE HARBOR – Two good Samaritans helped borough police rescue five women and a child this week, when the women’s boat overturned in reportedly choppy seas about 100 yards from shore in the back bay near Golden Gate Road, police said in a statement.

Stone Harbor police responded to a 911 call at 1:13 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 11, to 106th Street, Stone Harbor Bay, where they saw the women clinging to a small, capsized fishing boat off shore.

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Police charge third suspect in string of car burglaries

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Written by David Benson Friday, September 12, 2014 02:30 pm

GREEN CREEK – Middle Township police have charged a third person in a string of car burglaries, and the ongoing investigation will likely result in more charges for those arrested, an official said Friday, Sept. 12.

Jimmy Testa, 29, Green Creek, has so far been charged with two car burglaries, said Middle Township Police Capt. John Edwards.

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Villas woman charged in hit and run accident on Route 47

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Written by David Benson Friday, September 12, 2014 12:56 pm

GREEN CREEK – A woman has been charged leaving the scene of a crash that left another woman injured on the side of road on Route 47, at 8:25 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 10.

Erika Andrews, 27, Villas, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident resulting in serious bodily injury, 3rd degree, police said. She was also charged with driving while suspended and causing serious bodily injury, 4th degree, and careless driving.

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Sunny celebration of Stone Harbor centennial

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Written by Jen Marra Friday, September 12, 2014 06:43 am

Students of the Stone Harbor Elementary School wave to crowd as part of Stone Harbor’s Centennial Jubilee Celebration Parade Saturday, Sept. 6. Students of the Stone Harbor Elementary School wave to crowd as part of Stone Harbor’s Centennial Jubilee Celebration Parade Saturday, Sept. 6. Students of the Stone Harbor Elementary School wave to crowd as part of Stone Harbor’s Centennial Jubilee Celebration Parade Saturday, Sept. 6. 

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Whitesboro class encourages people to live well

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Written by David Benson Friday, September 12, 2014 06:36 am

WHITESBORO - The public is invited to “Living Well in Whitesboro,” a free program scheduled on the second Tuesday of each month, from 6-7 p.m. at the Whitesboro Grammar School, 100 E. Main St.

The next class is Oct. 10, and attendees will learn how to eat healthy on a budget. Monthly classes are scheduled through August 2015.

For more information, call 609-536-8352.

   

Volunteers sought for dune grass planting

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, September 12, 2014 06:01 am

AVALON - The borough is seeking volunteers to plant dune grass at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 4.

Individuals or groups are asked to meet Avalon Community Hall at 30th Street and Avalon Avenue for brief demonstration, where special tools will be provided. The city will provide transportation to the planting sites.

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Bison born at Cape May County Zoo

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, September 11, 2014 02:46 pm

The newborn bison calf is flanked by his mother, Henrietta, and Snap’ (his sister) on the right.  photo by zookeeper Kim Simpkins The newborn bison calf is flanked by his mother, Henrietta, and Snap’ (his sister) on the right. photo by zookeeper Kim Simpkins CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — The Cape May County Zoo has a new addition – a baby bison boy!

The male bison calf arrived September 10 2014 and is doing very well, according to the zoo veterinarians. 

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