Middle Township Gazette

Bishop McHugh students honored for work

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, April 06, 2014 08:00 am

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas honored seventh graders at Bishop McHugh for their artwork. The Catholic Daughters of the Americas honored seventh graders at Bishop McHugh for their artwork. DENNIS TOWNSHIP — Each year the Catholic Daughters of the Americas holds an education contest for students in grades sixth through eighth. The themes this year were: “Jesus loves us.” “How do we spread that love?” and “How do I promote peace in the world?”

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Estella Klohoker honored for service to Cape Regional Medical Center

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Written by David Benson Saturday, April 05, 2014 04:22 pm

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Estella Klohoker has been named Cape Regional Medical Center’s “Special Touch Volunteer” for the first quarter of 2014.

Klohoker began her hospital volunteer service in December 2008 and has contributed more than 1,000 hours as an errand volunteer.

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Meatballs, with a chance of spelling at Dennis school

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, April 05, 2014 10:54 am

The judges and winners in the kindergarten-through-second grade division at a recent Dennis Township school event. The judges and winners in the kindergarten-through-second grade division at a recent Dennis Township school event. DENNIS TOWNSHIP – Dennis Township students and families recently enjoyed a double-header event at the Elementary School:  Meatball Madness and the spelling bee.  Both events were sponsored by the Dennis Township Education Association Pride Committee and the Dennis Township Municipal Alliance and brought in 75 student contestants ranging from kindergarten to 8th grade. About 150 family members were also there to cheer them on.

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Blood evidence to be allowed in manslaughter trial

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Written by David Benson Saturday, April 05, 2014 08:15 am

Shackled at wrists and ankles, Bruce Moffitt sits quietly at the defense table on April 1 while Judge John Porto rules on a defense motion to suppress blood evidence. Shackled at wrists and ankles, Bruce Moffitt sits quietly at the defense table on April 1 while Judge John Porto rules on a defense motion to suppress blood evidence. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — Blood drawn without a warrant following an alleged 2013 drunken-driving crash that left one man dead is admissible at trial, a Cape May County judge ruled this week, despite a recent Supreme Court ruling requiring warrants for a blood test.

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Two Middle men face drug charges after hundreds of pills seized

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, April 04, 2014 04:15 pm

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE -- Police arrested two men from Middle Township on several drug charges after a SWAT team search seized 200 oxycodone pills from a Cape May Court House home Friday, the prosecutor’s office announced.

Vincenzo and Gaspare Biondo, who are 34 and 26 years old, respectively, were arrested as a result of the investigation, according to police.

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Two suspects sought in theft of televisions from Kmart

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Written by David Benson Friday, April 04, 2014 03:51 pm

RIO GRANDE – Police have released video of what appears to be a brazen theft from the Kmart this week. 

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Deck collapse may spoil sale of bayside home

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Written by David Benson Friday, April 04, 2014 02:42 pm

Jen Marra / Deck collapse may spoil sale of bayside home Jen Marra / Deck collapse may spoil sale of bayside home

STONE HARBOR – A local Realtor may have lost an opportunity to sell a Third Avenue home after a second-floor deck collapsed, plastering him and two potential buyers with the debris.

On Wednesday, April 2, a passerby pulled his vehicle to the side of the road next to a vacant home on Third Avenue near 92nd Street after he saw a first-floor deck collapse with three people on it.

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Habitat looking for applicants for next homes

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Written by David Benson Friday, April 04, 2014 11:07 am

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP – Habitat for Humanity of Cape May County is seeking four local families who are interested in working with the organization to become homeowners.

The homes will be built in Whitesboro and Cape May Court House during 2014 and 2015.

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Century-old Goshen church to close Palm Sunday

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Written by David Benson Friday, April 04, 2014 11:00 am

The Goshen United Methodist Church will close its doors after 104 years. The Goshen United Methodist Church will close its doors after 104 years. GOSHEN – After 104 years, the Goshen United Methodist Church will close its doors for the final time on Palm Sunday, April 13, the pastor said recently, citing both a lack of funds for maintenance and a low membership as the reasons behind the closure.

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Gentilini Chevrolet contributes to local Little League

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, April 04, 2014 12:00 am

Gentilini Chevrolet is supporting Cape May County Little League through the Chevy Youth Baseball Program, with money and equipment donations during the 2014 youth baseball season.

Gentilini Chevrolet is sponsoring Cape May County Little League as a part of Chevrolet’s nationwide commitment to support youth sports, according to business owners.

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Report of fight leads to heroin arrest

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Written by David Benson Thursday, April 03, 2014 04:39 pm

RIO GRANDE – Reports of a brawl between two women in a convenience store parking lot early Thursday morning led to the arrest of a Cape May Court House man on charges of possession with intent to distribute heroin, according to police reports.

Bryan Williams, 24, was arrested Thursday, April 3 at 11:45 a.m. after police responded to reports of women fighting at the Rio Grande Wawa, said Capt. John Edwards of the Middle Township Police Department.

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Grant to help make Middle Township more accessible

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Written by David Benson Thursday, April 03, 2014 09:13 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Work is underway at municipal properties throughout Middle Township to bring those locations into compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, a township official said recently.

The work has been made possible through a $268,000 grant from the state Deptartment of Community Affairs. Gametime, a playground equipment supplier, gave Middle Township the $29,000 it needed in matching dollars for the grant.

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