• 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 visited Cape May Court House this week to urge area residents to shop locally. He was joined by town leaders on a tour of business on Main…</div>
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    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

Middle students get homework help

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Written by David Benson Sunday, March 30, 2014 08:00 am

John Lombardelli and Ruby Kakembo, both teacher’s aids, work on spelling with Arianna Fowler, a second grade student at Elementary number 1. John Lombardelli and Ruby Kakembo, both teacher’s aids, work on spelling with Arianna Fowler, a second grade student at Elementary number 1. WHITESBORO — Children in Middle Township are getting a leg up when it comes to education, thanks to a partnership among concerned citizens, the township’s recreational department and the public schools.

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Winners announced for 50/50 Restaurant Gala raffle

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, March 30, 2014 07:11 am

MAYS LANDING - Good luck and a good meal were on the menu recently, when Matt Daley of Woodbine was one of the lucky ticket-holders who won a share of $10,350 at this year’s Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala 50/50 Raffle held March 13, at Bally’s Atlantic City.

Winning amounts were based on the number of tickets sold. This year, 207 raffle tickets were sold at $100 each, raising $10,350 for grants, emergency aid and leadership development for Atlantic Cape students.

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Beachcomber Resort Celebrates Opening of Backyard Oasis

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 29, 2014 09:16 am

AVALON - The Beachcomber Resort will host a grand opening to mark the completion of its Backyard Oasis on April 5 at 2 p.m.

The Backyard Oasis features renovated heated swimming and kiddie pools, along with the largest 21-person hot tub in South Jersey.

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Avalon Civic Club makes it easier to reach the beach

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 29, 2014 08:08 am

Pictured left to right seated are Mary Versage, Alexis Williams, and Rose Marie Chew.  Standing are Club President Jean Hunter, Avalon Chief Financial Officer Jim Craft, and Carole Speechley. photo by Scott Wahl.  Pictured left to right seated are Mary Versage, Alexis Williams, and Rose Marie Chew. Standing are Club President Jean Hunter, Avalon Chief Financial Officer Jim Craft, and Carole Speechley. photo by Scott Wahl. AVALON - The Avalon Civic Club donated nearly $4,000 to the borough recently, making it possible for Avalon to purchase three beach surf chairs. The chairs make it possible for people who have difficulty walking in sand to access the beach.

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Prosecutor warns against lethal mix of drugs

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 29, 2014 07:05 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE - Heroin mixed with the powerful synthetic narcotic fentanyl has led to more than 20 overdoses in Cape May County, and the prosecutor's office has issued a warning about the dangerous mix of drugs and its rise in the county.

Since the Jan. 1, the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office has investigated 23 heroin overdoses that it believes are tied to the mix of fentanyl and heroin.

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Change in seasons

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Written by Jen Marra Friday, March 28, 2014 07:31 am

photos by Jen Marra photos by Jen Marra Robin Hippel of Villas and Paula Lucas of Goshen take a bike ride down the trail in Cape May Court House to get out and enjoy the warm weather Saturday, March 22. It didn’t last,  though, with several inches of snow falling overnight Tuesday. 

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UPDATE: Stolen goods, military IDs and a grenade seized from Middle Township property

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, March 27, 2014 02:57 pm

Laptops, DVD players, six flat screen TVs and what police believe is a grenade were seized from a Middle Township property at the conclusion  of a four month burglary investigation.

Charles Caruso, 42, and Darren Rogers, 43, of Middle Township face a series of charges after an investigation that included unauthorized possession of Department of Defense property, according to information released by county officials Thursday afternoon. Police also seized multiple military identification cards, according to a press release from the Cape May County prosecutor’s office.

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Middle Township Police blotter, March 10 - 16

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Written by Police Blotter Thursday, March 27, 2014 09:48 am

Middle Township Police Department responded to or initiated 881 calls for service, averaging 126 per day Monday through Sunday, March 10 - March 16.

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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. 

   

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