• Middle Township Police DepartmentRIO GRANDE – Middle Township police have asked for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect they have accused of attempting to cash a stolen check at Cape Bank, Rio Grande, Tuesday, Sept. 2.

    Police said the suspect left when a bank employee became suspicious of the suspect’s allegedly fraudulent identification.

  • The Boardwalk Basketball Classic returns for a 17th consecutive year beginning today at the Wildwoods Convention Center.

    Billed as the nation’s largest single-venue coed high school basketball tournament, the event is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 26 through Tuesday, Dec. 30 and mostly features boys and girls teams competing in two-game four-team brackets, plus one high-level showcase game, on two different courts in the spacious facility.

  • Team MercyTeam Mercy, the student council at Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School, organized a school-wide collection for the Hope Cancer Center this holiday season. The students sent gift cards to Wawa, Walmart, CVS, Acme and ShopRite for cancer patients and their families. On behalf of the students in Team Mercy, Principal Tom McGuire presented the cards to Joanne Gill, a social worker at Hope Cancer Center.

  • Sen. Jeff Van Drew and Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak on Tuesday, Dec. 24, called on elected officials from throughout New Jersey to voice their support for police officers following the deaths of two New York City police officers on Saturday.

    The lawmakers said the murders of police officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos showed the dangers officers face daily protecting public safety.

  • UPPER TOWNSHIP – The Upper Township and Dennis Township baseball associations could join together next year in order to increase competition amongst their constituent teams, according to Committeeman Hobie Young.

    Young, who oversees sports and recreation activities, said he and Committeeman Ed Barr recently met with both baseball associations to discuss the possibility. Dennis Township has three or four teams that play in an “in-house program,” Young said.

  • Mayor Richard Palombo, society president Michael Houdart and society member Stoddard Bixby hang a Christmas ornament on the Shoemaker holly tree.
 SEAVILLE – The 325-year-old holly tree at the Garden State Parkway’s John B. Townsend-Shoemaker Holly Picnic Area in Seaville probably doesn’t get a second look, if it is noticed at all, by most drivers.

    But the Historical Preservation Society of Upper Township aims to change that, at least for those travelers who slow…

  • Freeholder Vice-Director Leonard C. Desiderio, Freeholder E. Marie Hayes, Amanda Unkle, Connie Ross, Ross Unkle, Freeholder Kristine Gabor, Freeholder Director Gerald M. Thornton and Freeholder Will Morey.

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Frank Unkle, a lifelong resident of Cape May County, was recognized for his efforts to secure mental health services for developmentally disabled residents.

  • Cape May County Freeholder Kristine Gabor is shown with Robin Heatherington of the Lighthouse CHurch and Tania Ahern from Parent2Parent at the lastest forum on addiction, held at the county Administration Building, Dec. 10.
CAPE MAY COUNTY – Freeholder Kristine Gabor started the fourth county forum on addiction by highlighting the positive steps made after the previous three.

    On Sept. 6,…

Middle Township Gazette

Hofmann, Ellis appointed patient care coordinators

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, August 18, 2014 07:23 am

Jacqueline Hofmann and Susan Ellis Jacqueline Hofmann and Susan Ellis CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Jacqueline Hofmann and Susan Ellis have joined Cape Regional Physicians Associates as patient care coordinators for the patient centered medical home.

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Vince DePietro appointed director nutritional services

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, August 18, 2014 07:17 am

Vince DePietro appointed director nutritional services Vince DePietro appointed director nutritional services CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Vince DePietro, North Cape May, has been appointed director of nutritional services at Cape Regional Medical Center.

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Joanne Vaul appointed vice president of physician integration and ambulatory services

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, August 18, 2014 06:13 am

 Joanne Vaul Joanne Vaul CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Joanne Vaul has been appointed vice president of physician integration and ambulatory services at Cape Regional Health System.

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Painting for adults and kids in Stone Harbor

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, August 17, 2014 08:10 am

STONE HARBOR – Island Studio in Stone Harbor offers painting classes for adults Monday nights with wine and cheese included.

Follow along with Brenda Dolhanczyk as she paints a local beach scene, flowers or animals using acrylic paints.

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County Chamber offers complimentary membership to veterans’ organizations

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, August 17, 2014 07:42 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - The board of directors of the county Chamber of Commerce in July approved complimentary memberships for veterans’ organizations with chapters in Cape May County.

According to Scott Campbell, chamber chairman, offering the memberships to organizations such as Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Vietnam Veterans of America allows the chamber to support county men and women who have served in the military.

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Kaitlyn Rupert named to University of Rhode Island Dean’s List

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, August 16, 2014 10:02 am

KINGSTON, RI - Kaitlyn Rupert of Woodbine has been named to the University of Rhode Island’s spring dean’s list, according to a statement from the college.

Students included on the list must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter grades with at least a 3.30 quality point average.

   

Marie, Joseph Mullen named ‘Special Touch Volunteers’

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, August 16, 2014 08:04 am

Joseph and Marie Mullen Joseph and Marie Mullen CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Marie and Joseph Mullen have been named Cape Regional Medical Center’s “Special Touch Volunteers” for the second quarter of 2014.

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Dueling violin mother daughter team return to PAC

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, August 16, 2014 07:34 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - The public is invited to “Great Balls of Fire,” a production planned at 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 23 at the Performing Arts Center, featuring the violin mother daughter team of Susan and Amina Elsayed, along with Linda Gentille and The Jersey Shore Pops.

“Amina and her mother both have amazing stage charisma in addition to fabulous technique,” said Gentille. “How they bounce all over the stage while playing amazing technical feats astounds me.”

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PAC brings the ‘Rat Pack’ together again

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, August 16, 2014 06:31 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – “The Rat Pack Together Again” show returns to the Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 20, at 7:30 p.m.

Featured in the cast are Tony Sands as Frank Sinatra; Johnny Petillo as Dean Martin and Geno Monroe as Sammy Davis Jr.

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William Mayerson to be honored as township’s Employee of the Month

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, August 15, 2014 04:02 pm

William Mayerson William Mayerson CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Middle Township Committee will recognize William Mayerson as the July 2014 Employee of the Month at the committee meeting at 6 p.m., Monday, Aug 18.

Mayerson has been recognized by his supervisors for his work ethic and dedication to the Public Works Department and residents of the township.

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