Middle Township News Notes

Sounds of Society performing in Avalon

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, September 24, 2013 12:00 am

AVALON - The nine-piece band Sounds of Society will perform a concert tribute to the band Chicago 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 at Avalon Community Hall, 30th Street and Avalon Avenue at the beach.

Read more: Sounds of Society performing in Avalon

 

MTPD to be assessed

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, September 11, 2013 07:46 pm

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — The police department is looking to get re-accredited.

On Oct. 6-7, a team of assessors from the New Jersey Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission will come to evaluate the department’s policies and procedures, management, operations and support services.

Read more: MTPD to be assessed

   

Darius Graham remembered with award

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, September 11, 2013 11:37 am


Darius Graham remembered with award   Darius Graham remembered with award

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — Middle Township has created an award program, named for Darius Graham, which will recognize an exceptional municipal employee.

Read more: Darius Graham remembered with award

 

Grassy Sound Marina gets funds

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, September 11, 2013 11:36 am

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — The Grassy Sound Marina in Middle Township will receive $36,364 to help repair and rebuild after Hurricane Sandy.

The state Department of Transportation recently announced the award of more than $370,000 to three recreational boating marinas through the federal National Boating Infrastructure Grant program.

Read more: Grassy Sound Marina gets funds

   

Road named for freeholder Thornton

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Monday, September 09, 2013 10:30 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — Cape May County Freeholder Gerald M. Thornton now has a road named for him.

The Cape May County Board of Freeholders passed a resolution Aug. 27 naming the road in the Crest Haven Complex from Crest Haven Road to the ambulance and employee entrances to the Crest Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and to the county administration building and the county health department building as “Gerald M. Thornton Way.”    

Read more: Road named for freeholder Thornton

 

Lockwood: More should apply for elevation grant

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Monday, September 09, 2013 12:00 am

Middle Township Mayor Dan Lockwood is encouraging township residents to apply for a grant to help residents to elevate their primary homes. The deadline for applying for the special grant program enacted by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration is Sept. 15.

Read more: Lockwood: More should apply for elevation grant

   

3 new officers in Avalon

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Monday, August 26, 2013 12:00 am

   3 new officers in Avalon 3 new officers in Avalon

AVALON — The Avalon Police Department has three new full-time officers.  

Mayor Martin Pagliughi swore in Mark Glassford, Joseph Duda and Nicholas Brady during a Borough Council meeting Aug. 14.

“The application process for these three positions was very competitive and Avalon is pleased to add these three men to the ranks of the Avalon Police Department,” Pagliughi said in a prepared statement.

Read more: 3 new officers in Avalon

 

Margerison gradates from academy

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 am

AVALON — Richard B. Margerison of Pennsylvania has graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy of Colorado Springs.

The graduate, whose grandparents live in Avalon, received a bachelor of science degree and was commissioned as a second lieutenant.

Read more: Margerison gradates from academy

   

Delaware man faces imitation firearm charges

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Friday, August 23, 2013 12:00 am

AVALON — A Delaware man faces charges of having a fake gun after leading police on a chase through the borough on Aug. 15.

At about 12:55 a.m., Police Sgt. John Roscoe saw a green Jeep drive through a red traffic signal. The driver of the Jeep led the police officer through the Avalon business district in the north end of town while driving erratically until he was stopped in the 2900 block of Ocean Drive, according to police.

Read more: Delaware man faces imitation firearm charges

 

Rio Grande man sentenced to four years in jail

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Staff Reports Thursday, August 22, 2013 12:00 am

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – A Rio Grande man that Lower Township police arrested last year has been sentenced to four years in jail for possession of drugs and intent to distribute.

Read more: Rio Grande man sentenced to four years in jail

   

Page 9 of 20