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Work begins to replace Peermont substation

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 28, 2015 06:29 am

AVALON – Work has begun in the planned replacement of the Peermont substation at 271 61st St. as part of a plan by Atlantic City Electric to upgrade and update the power grid’s infrastructure.

Construction at the site is expected to continue throughout the spring, but is slated to be suspended May 21, prior to the Labor Day weekend. Work will not begin again after the Memorial Day weekend.

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Sports, activities slated for area youth in Avalon

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 28, 2015 06:26 am

AVALON – Area youth are invited to take part in a variety of sports and activities camps offered this year by the borough’s Department of Recreation.

The camps run from early June until Labor Day weekend and include sports and activities programs for all ages.

“Avalon continues to offer the very best selection of sports and activities programs for residents and visitors each and every summer,” said Chuck McDonnell, director of the Department of Recreation.

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College fair planned at Middle Township High School

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 28, 2015 06:25 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The public is invited to attend a college fair from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, at Middle Township High School.

About 30 colleges and universities are expected to attend the event planned in the school’s gym.

For more information see www.middletwp.k12.nj.us/highschool or call 609-465-1852.

 

Avalon sets annual Easter egg hunt on athletic fields

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, March 28, 2015 06:24 am

AVALON - The public is invited to the borough’s annual Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 4, at the athletic fields between 8th and 12th streets along Ocean and Dune drives.

Children 1 to 4 years old are expected to gather at the 8th Street field; ages 5 to 6 will gather at the 10th Street field; ages 7 to 10 years will gather at the 12th Street field.

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One charged in stabbing at Whispering Woods

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, March 27, 2015 03:45 pm

At 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, the Middle Township Police Department responded to the Green Creek area for a report of a man trespassing through yards.

Sgt. Clint Stocker stopped Larry Crocker, 23 of Green Creek, on Route 47, according to a police report.

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Easter Bunny and egg hunt at the zoo

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, March 27, 2015 06:23 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The public is invited to the annual free Cape May County Park and Zoo Easter Egg Hunt from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 28 at the zoo, 707 Route 9 North.

The egg hunt starts at 10 a.m., and the Easter Bunny will pose for pictures with children after the hunt.

Also planned are family activities that include educational displays, crafts and live animal encounters.

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Public invited to dance marathon to support county and Haitian ministry

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, March 27, 2015 06:19 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The public is invited to join Our Lady of the Angels at a “Dance Storm” dance marathon from noon to 6 p.m., Saturday, May 16, at Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School, as a fundraiser to benefit youth groups and parish outreach projects in Cape May County and Haiti.

According to a statement from the church, the social justice group at Our Lady of the Angels recently launched its newest Haiti project: a fresh water fish farm to provide a good source of protein to improve the diets and health of poor families.

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Easter egg hunt scheduled in Dennis Township

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Written by David Benson Friday, March 27, 2015 06:12 am

Children scramble to find Easter eggs during the 2014 hunt in Dennis Township. Children scramble to find Easter eggs during the 2014 hunt in Dennis Township. DENNIS TOWNSHIP – Children under 10 are invited to the township’s annual Easter egg hunt at 12:30 p.m., Sunday, March 29, at the recreation complex, 565 Dennisville Road in South Dennis.

The event is scheduled rain or shine, and children are reminded to bring baskets or pails to collect eggs.

For more information, call 609-861-1045.

   

Middle Township students raise record-breaking $9,500 for organization

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Written by David Benson Friday, March 27, 2015 06:04 am

More than 500 children took part in Elementary No. 1’s Jumpathon this year, and raised a record $9,490 for the American Hear Association. Shown are teachers Chris McMullen and Andrew Johnson along with the top fundraisers: Kurt Himstedt, Dylan DiLossi, Madeline Bernacki, Terrence Tomlin, Eric Matteucci, Gabriel Guida, Andrew Johnson, Chase Adams and Ella Leahy. Not pictured is Maggie Farrell. More than 500 children took part in Elementary No. 1’s Jumpathon this year, and raised a record $9,490 for the American Hear Association. Shown are teachers Chris McMullen and Andrew Johnson along with the top fundraisers: Kurt Himstedt, Dylan DiLossi, Madeline Bernacki, Terrence Tomlin, Eric Matteucci, Gabriel Guida, Andrew Johnson, Chase Adams and Ella Leahy. Not pictured is Maggie Farrell. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – More than 500 elementary school children raised a record $9,490 this year for the American Heart Association, while having fun and jumping rope.

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Dennis Township car dealer charged with theft by deception

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Written by David Benson Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:43 pm

DENNIS TOWNSHIP – A Seaville man has been charged with theft by deception for selling vehicles on consignment and not paying off the original owners.

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