• Mayor Tim Donohue administers the oath to serve and protect to the township’s newest officer, Mike Pastore. After taking the oath, Pastore’s wife, Leslie, pins his badge to the officer’s uniform. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Middle Township welcomed its newest police officer Monday night when Officer Mike Pastore took an oath to serve and protect township residents during the committee's regular meeting at…

  • Joseph TownsBoard of Education releases statement

    CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - A Middle Township High School teacher faces multiple criminal charges, including sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, law enforcement officials said Tuesday, July 22.

  • Officer Joseph GambleCAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Middle Township Committee will recognize Officer Joseph Gamble as the June 2014 Employee of the Month at its Monday, July 21 meeting.

    According to a press release from the committee, Gamble will be honored for saving a life through his quick-thinking response during an emergency.

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Yoga on the bay

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Written by Jen Marra Wednesday, July 31, 2013 02:31 pm

  SUP Yoga

Yoga teacher Stefani DeSatnick of Anjali Power Yoga, located at 2900 Dune Drive in Avalon, helps Chloe Arluck of Ocean City on  Saturday, July 27, at Bay Marine Park, 81st Street and the bay in Stone Harbor.  This is the first time Arluck has done SUP Yoga and said it was awesome. For more information on SUP Yoga and a schedule see www.anjalipoweryoga.com

 

UPDATE: Names released in Route 47 accident

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013 05:48 am

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP - A two-car accident sent six people to the hospital and closed a portion of Route 47 in Middle Township Monday afternoon.

Police say a Ford Taurus, driven by Amanda Lloyd, 25, of North Cape May, was traveling south on Route 47. As she entered a bend in the road she lost control and went into the north bound lane, striking a vehicle head on, according to police.

The northbound vehicle was a silver Mercury Sable operated by Elizabeth Melli, 28, of Green Creek. The Sable had four passengers: Raymond Sparks, 30, of Green Creek, was in the front seat, and there were three young children in the backseat. 

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It’s all about crime

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Written by Alex Davis Wednesday, July 31, 2013 12:00 am

Communities host ‘National Night Out’ events Tuesday

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — Police departments and residents are coming together on Tuesday.

National Night Out is an effort to raise crime and drug prevention awareness and boost neighborhood spirit. The annual national program, in its 30th year, will be held in Middle and Dennis townships and Avalon.

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Curtis receives scholarship

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:00 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — Jason J. Curtis of Cape May Court House has received a National Merit Scholarship from Northeastern University of Boston.

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Feral cat program to end

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE —A program to spay and neuter feral cats in Middle Township will end soon. Officials expect to meet a goal set two years ago to have 500 feral cats be part of the program.

Township officials announced that the PetSmart Charities grant program to control the feral cat population in the township has worked well and limited funding is still available for a short time.

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Students named to dean’s list

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, July 26, 2013 11:50 am

Dean Wetty of Cape May Court House and Sarah Laubengeyer of Woodbine were named to the spring dean’s list at University of the Sciences.

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County concerned about bridge to Stone Harbor

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Thursday, July 25, 2013 12:17 pm

A county official says emergency repairs will be made on the Great Channel Bridge linking Stone Harbor and Middle Township on Stone Harbor Boulevard as early as Wednesday, July 31.

Crews will work overnight to reduce the impact, but the bridge will have to be closed to traffic.

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Middle Township says business is picking up

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Written by Alex Davis Thursday, July 25, 2013 11:10 am

Middle Township downtown New stores downtown, and more could be on the way 

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — Empty storefronts still plague Middle Township, but the large municipality is rebounding, officials say.

Within the year, a mix of new stores has opened, including a bail bonds business, a seafood market and a Verizon store.

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Middle Township works to secure schools

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Written by Alex Davis Thursday, July 25, 2013 12:00 am

New entrances designed to keeps students safer

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — A security guard will be posted at Middle Township Elementary School No. 1 when students head to classes in September.

After the Connecticut school massacre in December that left 20 children and others dead, Middle looked at its security polices and plans and surveyed its buildings.

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On the cover > Fair leap

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Written by Jen Marra Thursday, July 25, 2013 12:00 am

Emily Hess, 11, of Rio Grande clears a 2 foot jump with her horse Fox Ridge Penelope during the annual Cape May County 4-H Fair at the fairgrounds in Cape May Court House Friday, July 19.

Emily Hess, 11, of Rio Grande clears a 2 foot jump with her horse Fox Ridge Penelope during the annual Cape May County 4-H Fair at the fairgrounds in Cape May Court House Friday, July 19.  

   

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