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Scrapbook: No program had greater influence on area youth than Kiwanis baseball

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Written by DON MARRANDINO Friday, December 05, 2014 12:00 am

 Thank you, Atlantic City Kiwanis Baseball League

It was with great sadness and nostalgia that I read in The Press of Atlantic City an article titled “Atlantic City Kiwanis’ Last Supper.”

Unfortunately, after 94 years of service to the community, the club closed its last meeting for good, following a pattern of service clubs throughout the nation.

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Sports Scrapbook edition of Dec. 5, 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 04:14 pm

sports Atlantic City downs Spirit 22-14

Spartans prime for State Championship

Atlantic High turned a fourth-quarter interception into the winning touchdown as the Vikings defeated Holy Spirit 22-14. Francisco Reyes picked off an Andrew Light pass and scampered 53 yards to the Spartan 3-yard line to set up Jamie Prevard’s game-winning, 2-yard touchdown run.

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Brigantine Lions induct Maiorano

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 02:38 pm

Lions induct Maiorano Lions induct Maiorano Joe Maiorano is inducted as the newest member of the Brigantine Lions Club at a dinner Monday, Dec. 1 at St. George's Pub. He was sponsored by Lions Past President Dante Palocca and installed by President Steve Satz. 

The Brigantine Lions Club will hold its annual Christmas party Saturday, Dec. 6 at Laguna Grill, starting with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7.

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In the true spirit of Thanksgiving

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Written by Keri O’Connor Thursday, December 04, 2014 02:17 pm

Marge Holmes and Donna Mason sort boxes of food. Marge Holmes and Donna Mason sort boxes of food. Brigantine residents boxed up Thanksgiving meal staples Monday, Nov. 24 for the True Spirit Coalition at Community Presbyterian Church in Brigantine. The boxes, along with turkeys, were delivered to area families, helping to put Thanksgiving dinner on the table for those in need.

By Keri O’Connor, Staff Photographer

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Letter: Pray for those lost in Har Nof synagogue attack and their loved ones

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Written by Opinion Thursday, December 04, 2014 12:00 am

To the editor:

Our Jewish heritage teaches us to turn things over again and again to understand them and to learn from them. In allowing time to collect my thoughts and to consider this violent attack on Har Nof synagogue that initially left me speechless, I find that I cannot escape the irreparable rending of the universal fabric of our collective spirituality. 

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Brigantine Cultural Arts presents December artist of the month

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 12:00 am

As the Christmas holiday season draws near, many are called to remember loved ones who had a great influence on our lives but who are no longer here to enjoy the fruits of their labors. One such special mom now has her three sons and daughters-in-law living here permanently on the island they have chosen to love for life, Brigantine. Craig and Johanne Milnes, Dave and Barbie Milnes, and Jim and Dee Milnes are honored to share with you a sampling of the loving artwork in several media created by their mother, Marion Fields Milnes Hess.

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Brigantine American Legion Striper Shootout results

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 12:00 am

Brigantine American Legion Post 396 held its inaugural Striper Tournament Friday through Sunday, Nov. 21-23. It was open to both surf and boat anglers. The tournament net proceeds of $2,300 will benefit Fisher House, which aids wounded military personnel and their families. Here are more of the winners.

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Brigantine VFW News, edition of Dec. 5, 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 12:00 am

Hello from base Camp V.

The Christmas trees were delivered Thursday and will be for sale Friday, Dec. 5, starting at 4 p.m. The early bird gets the best selection. Bring the entire family for a fun time selecting that special tree. Christmas trees will be for sale 4-10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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Brigantine Elks News, edition of Dec. 5

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 12:00 am

Brigantine Elks News, edition of Dec. 5 Brigantine Elks News, edition of Dec. 5 Wow, what a night! Dave Weiner and his committee really outdid themselves with this year's Comedy Night. A bountiful buffet was followed by three top-notch comedians headlined by "Big Daddy" Graham. My sides still ache from laughing. I can hardly wait for next year's event.

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Brigantine American Legion News, edition of Dec. 5

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, December 04, 2014 12:00 am

Brigantine American Legion News, edition of Dec. 5 Brigantine American Legion News, edition of Dec. 5 "Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bit of good put together that overwhelm the world."

-- Desmond Tury

How true that is. Did our Eagles fly – 33-10 over the Cowboys.

American Legion Post 396 had its Fall Striper Shootout; it was a great turnout. They had a banquet on Sunday, Nov. 23. Mike Muncer and Guy Wilkins were co-chairmen of the event. Great job.

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