• Arthur E.

    LOWER TOWNSHIP – Arthur E. “Art” Treon, whose name was synonymous with fire fighting and emergency management in the township, county, and state, died Wednesday night after leaving the scene of a fatal fire in North Wildwood.

    Town Bank Fire Chief Lou McGonigal, a longtime friend, said Treon had gone to Tuesday night’s fire at 212 W. 17th Ave. in North Wildwood Nov. 18. McGonigal said Treon complained of chest pains and shortness of breath and was transported to the hospital, where he appeared to be doing better. Treon later died…

  • North WIldwood house fire 17th St / J. CliffordNORTH WILDWOOD – The North Wildwood Police announced one person died in a fatal fire, Tuesday night.

    Firefighters were called to a home at 212 17th Avenue on Nov. 18 at approximately 8:19 p.m. where they found the residence engulfed in flames.

  • Artist Christine Finn made 350 solid concrete flower pots as an art installation to be displayed at Cape May Point State Park to mark the shared history between New Jersey and the island of Jersey.From Jersey to Jersey, heavy art crosses the waves

    CAPE MAY POINT – The public will be invited to pour a bit of the Atlantic Ocean onto…

  • Middle Township Police DepartmentMiddle Township police announced that they made the following arrests from Nov. 3-9. 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.

  • GREEN CREEK – Six people were injured in an accident on Route 47 at 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 13, and five of them were airlifted from the scene to area hospitals, according to a statement from Middle Township Police Department.

    Police responding to the scene said that a red Ford minivan driven by Nora Torrado, 38, Wildwood, was traveling north on Route 47 near Lomurno Lane when it was struck by a Silver Chevy driven by Vincent McBride, 78, Green Creek.

  • Stockton plans a campus at Showboat Atlantic City site

    GALLOWAY – Richard Stockton College and Caesars Entertainment Corporation have signed a letter of intent for the college to acquire Showboat Atlantic City from the casino company.

    Stockton said Wednesday, Nov. 12 that it plans to repurpose the former Showboat site as a branch campus.

  • LEWES, Del. – Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) officials have announced an agreement to place two electric vehicle charging stations at the Lewes ferry terminal of the Cape May–Lewes Ferry.

    The charging stations will be provided free of charge to the DRBA through a collaborative research agreement between the University of Delaware and the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, according to a press release from the DRBA. The program, called Charging Up Delaware, is designed to promote a network of charging stations to facilitate long-distance trips with electric vehicles within the state.

  • Civilians and veterans salute or place their hand over their heart, and some sing along, as the national anthem is sung during the Veteran's Day Ceremony Tuesday, Nov. 11

    Civilians and veterans salute or place their hand over their heart, and some sing along, as the national anthem is sung during the Veteran’s Day Ceremony Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Cape May County Veteran’s Ceremony in Cape…

Middle Township Gazette

Science Winner

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, March 27, 2014 05:55 am

photo courtesy Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School photo courtesy Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School sixth grader Catie Tomlin took first place at the Jersey Shore Science Fair, held at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in Atlantic County on March 22. Tomlin won for her age group in Microbiology. She will now represent Bishop McHugh at Drexel University's Delaware Valley Science Fair on April 22-23.

 

Spring shot

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Written by Jen Marra Thursday, March 27, 2014 05:22 am

Photo by Jen Marra Photo by Jen Marra AJ Balliette of Cape May Court House aims for the basket while Rick Renza and his son Ryan, both of Cape May Court House, try to stop Balliette from making the shot during a few rounds of afternoon basketball during the first weekend of spring Saturday, March 22, at the Cape May County Park East.  The warm weekend gave way to a mid-week snow. 

   

Spring snow

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Written by Jen Marra Wednesday, March 26, 2014 02:36 pm

photos by Jen Marra photos by Jen Marra A pair of shoppers leaves a grocery store in Cape May Court House bundled up with a full cart as the snow falls heavily Tuesday, March 25.

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McHugh students celebrated for science work

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, March 26, 2014 02:02 pm

Grand Champions: Nicole Fox, Joelle Osborne, and Justin Klemick. Grand Champions: Nicole Fox, Joelle Osborne, and Justin Klemick. Bishop McHugh Regional School in Dennis Township has announced the results of the 2014 Science Fair Expo held at the school Feb. 26-27. Students presented their projects which were focused on diverse fields of study, including behavioral science, consumer science, engineering and physics, health and zoology.

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MTHS edged out in close Mock Trial competition in Trenton

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Written by David Benson Wednesday, March 26, 2014 10:45 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - The verdict is in. The Middle Township High School Mock Trial Team went all the way to the state championship this year, but narrowly missed going to the national level.

This year's match-up made history for the competition, when two former state champions went head to head for the first-ever three-peat.

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Bishop McHugh Catholic School to remain open

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Written by David Benson Wednesday, March 26, 2014 10:37 am

Parents celebrate the news this week, but enrollment remains an issue

DENNIS TOWNSHIP  — Parents are celebrating this week after Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School posted to its Facebook account that the school will be open for the 2014-2015 school year.

This year, the diocese was weighing whether it would close Bishop McHugh, according to parents at the school and other sources.

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Steve Novsak recognized as Middle Township Employee of the Month

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, March 25, 2014 09:51 am

Steve Novsak, right, receives a certificate recognizing him as the Township Employee of the Month from Mayor Tim Donohue during the March 19 committee meeting. Steve Novsak, right, receives a certificate recognizing him as the Township Employee of the Month from Mayor Tim Donohue during the March 19 committee meeting. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Police Officer Steve Novsak was recognized Mayor Tim Donohue at Wednesday’s Township Committee meeting as the township Employee of the Month.

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Replenishment work begins on bayside beaches

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Written by David Benson Monday, March 24, 2014 02:27 pm

Thousands of tons of sand will be added to Delaware Bay beaches under the latest phase of a replenishment project aimed at restoring habitat for horseshoe crabs. Work is under way at Kimbels Beach, and is expected to reach Reeds Beach by the end of the month. Thousands of tons of sand will be added to Delaware Bay beaches under the latest phase of a replenishment project aimed at restoring habitat for horseshoe crabs. Work is under way at Kimbels Beach, and is expected to reach Reeds Beach by the end of the month. MIDDLE TOWNSHIP – Work began Monday on Phase 2 of a sand replenishment project on five Cape May County beaches on the Delaware Bay critical to horseshoe crabs, an official with the American Littoral Society said this week.

The $1.65 million federally funded project will finish work begun last year, after Hurricane Sandy devastated the beaches in late 2012.

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Middle Township students warm up while jumping for heart

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, March 23, 2014 05:43 am

While about 500 children participated in the Jumpathon, about 200 took part in the fundraiser. Shown, from left, are four children, along with their coaches, who were among the top fundraisers: Chris McMullen, Andrew Johnson, Terrence Tomlin, Eric Matteucci, Lily Pulaski and Andy Ludman. While about 500 children participated in the Jumpathon, about 200 took part in the fundraiser. Shown, from left, are four children, along with their coaches, who were among the top fundraisers: Chris McMullen, Andrew Johnson, Terrence Tomlin, Eric Matteucci, Lily Pulaski and Andy Ludman. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – February was a good month for keeping warm, and about 500 elementary school students took advantage of the chilly weather to jump rope and break a sweat to raise money for a cause.

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Scout Troop 65 sits in of school board meeting

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 22, 2014 05:38 am

Shown are Chris Poulopoulous, Steven Locke, Raymond Sipple, Cole Dicola, Chris Porto, Kai Wood, Jacob Allen, Zachary Hearon and Toni Johnson, Middle School principal. Shown are Chris Poulopoulous, Steven Locke, Raymond Sipple, Cole Dicola, Chris Porto, Kai Wood, Jacob Allen, Zachary Hearon and Toni Johnson, Middle School principal. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Boy Scout Troop 65 attended Thursday’s meeting of the Board of Education for a chance to see how government functions, and to work on a merit badge required to attain the rank of Eagle Scout.

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