Middle Township News Notes

Avalon Fire Department to host Santa visits Dec. 19

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, December 13, 2014 07:38 am

AVALON – Avalon Volunteer Fire Department has arranged a visit from Santa Claus to the borough, from 6-8 p.m., Friday, Dec. 19.

Santa will travel door-to-door on a fire engine. Visits will be about five minutes at each stop.

To have Santa stop at a home, call 609-967-5914 to register. Santa will bring small gifts for children under 9.

 

Kindle Auto Presents ‘Honest Neighbors’ Grant to Bishop McHugh

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, December 12, 2014 08:30 am

Bishop McHugh students and staff celebrate a donation from Kindle Auto Plaza’s Steven Kindle. Bishop McHugh students and staff celebrate a donation from Kindle Auto Plaza’s Steven Kindle. CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Steven Kindle of Kindle Auto Plaza presented students at Bishop McHugh Regional Catholic School with a check for $1,186.  The donation was the result of Kindle Auto Plaza’s Honest Neighbors Campaign, where customers nominated local nonprofit organizations to receive donations. Bishop McHugh was one of 100 recipients of the program.

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Atlantic City Electric donates smoke alarms to Cape May County

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, December 05, 2014 07:37 am

Shown are Leonard Desiderio, freeholder; E. Marie Hayes, freeholder; Ronnie Town, public affairs manager, Atlantic City Electric; Connie Johnson, Cape May County fire marshal; Gerald Thornton, freeholder director; and Kris Gabor, freeholder. Shown are Leonard Desiderio, freeholder; E. Marie Hayes, freeholder; Ronnie Town, public affairs manager, Atlantic City Electric; Connie Johnson, Cape May County fire marshal; Gerald Thornton, freeholder director; and Kris Gabor, freeholder. Atlantic City Electric donated 250 smoke alarms to Cape May County Fire Marshal Connie Johnson during a county freeholder meeting Nov. 25 as part of the company’s emergency services partnership program.

Through the program, 2,000 10-year fire safety alarms will be given to eight counties within the electric company’s service area. County fire marshals then distribute give the alarms to residents.  

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Atlantic Cape board elects new officers

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, December 05, 2014 07:32 am

MAYS LANDING – Dave Coskey, Avalon, has been named vice chairman of Atlantic Cape Community College Board of Trustees in the board’s annual reorganization, held Tuesday, Nov. 25.

Also named to the board were Maria Torres, Mays Landing, chairwoman; and Maria Mento, Ventnor, treasurer.

Coskey is president of Longport Media. Torres is a retired guidance counselor who serves on the board of New Jersey’s Higher Education Student Assistance Authority. Mento is executive vice president and chief finance officer for the Atlantic County Utilities Authority.

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Coats, car seats free to the public in Woodbine

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, November 24, 2014 10:07 am

WOODBINE – State Police stationed at the Woodbine barracks have announced a winter coat and car seat giveaway, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 26, at Woodbine Elementary School, in collaboration with the First Baptist Church and sponsor Gentilini Motors.

“People are donating some of the coats, be we will purchase some, too,” said Lt. Doug Pearson. “The First Baptist Church and the state police are collecting funds to buy the new coats,” he said.

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Woodbine AARP Chapter 5292 to hold holiday luncheon

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, November 24, 2014 09:04 am

WOODBINE – Seniors are invited to the Woodbine AARP Chapter 5292 Christmas luncheon at L’s restaurant, 119 New Jersey 50, Corbin City, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 4.

Cost is $25, and payment must be made in advance. Make check payable to AARP Chapter 5292, and mail to: AARP, PO Box 678, Woodbine, 08270: att: Elaine Carmichael. Deadline for payment is Nov. 28.

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Learn to decorate with natural materials

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, November 24, 2014 07:55 am

WOODBINE - The public is invited to learn more about decorating with natural materials, an annual presentation sponsored by the Woodbine branch of the Cape May County Library, 800 Monroe St., from 5 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 11.

Presenter Joe Alvarez is a Board Member of the Friends of Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, a founding member of the Cape May County Beach Plum Association, and is active in many county and agricultural programs in South Jersey.

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Noreen DiPadova appointed to medical center foundation board

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, November 23, 2014 12:51 pm

Noreen DiPadova Noreen DiPadova CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Noreen DiPadova has been appointed to the board of the Cape Regional Medical Center Foundation, according to a statement from Ellen Kravet Burke, chairwoman of the Cape Regional Health System Board of Trustees

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Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union’s holiday gift drive

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, November 23, 2014 10:48 am

The Rio Grande branch of Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union is collecting gifts to benefit the Hamer’s School of Karate Christmas Party for less fortunate children, planned from noon to 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 13, at the Martin Luther King Community Center, 207 West Main St., Whitesboro.

According to a statement, each year about 100 area children between the ages of three and 10 are invited to attend.

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Woodbine Toys For Tots registration site

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, November 23, 2014 09:46 am

WOODBINE – Woodbine Municipal Complex, 501 Washington Ave., is the registration site for the Marine Corps Reserve Cape May County Toys for Tots.

Applications forms are available at the borough clerk’s office.

Applicants must be county residents and have a photo ID, as well as birth certificates for children appearing on the application. Deadline is Dec. 12.

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