Cape May Gazette

Deli in Lower Township burglarized

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, October 07, 2014 11:52 am

LOWER TOWNSHIP – Lower Township police responded to a reported burglary at the American Deli in Villas around 2:18 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 7, after it was burglarized sometime during the night.

Police were able to view video surveillance footage which showed a subject wearing dark clothing entering the establishment through a rear window shortly before midnight. The suspect stole two PNC Bank bags containing approximately $500 in cash, police said.

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Is HPC seeing red with illegal lighted signs?

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Written by Christopher South Sunday, October 05, 2014 01:56 pm

A lighted 'open' sign the HPC says is illegal A lighted 'open' sign the HPC says is illegal CAPE MAY – The Cape May Historic Preservation Commission is looking unfavorably on lighted signs in this National Historic Landmark city. 

And they have identified the City of Cape May as one of the offenders.

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LCMR hoping to ‘Change a life over lunch’

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Written by Christopher South Friday, October 03, 2014 01:54 pm

LOWER TOWNSHIP – The Lower Cape May Regional Education Foundation is hoping a small group of citizens will make a big impact on some of their students. 

Superintendent Chris Kobik said the district is doing a number of things to make career choice relevant to the real world, and that is one of the goals of the Change a Life Over Lunch program.

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Enjoy cool Cape May with MAC’s October crafts and antiques shows

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, October 03, 2014 12:35 pm

CAPE MAY - Relish the crunch of leaves underfoot and enjoy the cool, crisp days of October in Cape May during three crafts and antiques shows sponsored by the Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (MAC).

Harvest Festival Crafts & Antiques Show - Oct. 4: The perfect time to bring the family to enjoy the beautiful grounds of the Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St. is during the Annual Harvest Festival Crafts & Antiques Show onSaturday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year's event once again features fall, family-friendly activities, along with shopping for antiques and hand-crafted goods from talented artisans and unique vendors.

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Gaurdians remember Medal of Honor winner Munro

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, October 03, 2014 11:56 am

CAPE MAY – Coast Guardsmen and recruits gathered to remember the sacrifice of the Coast Guard’s only Medal of Honor recipient aboard Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, Saturday, Sept. 27.

The crew of Training Center Cape May gathered at a statue erected in Douglas Munro’s honor to mark the 72nd anniversary of the Coast Guardsman’s death during World War II. Munro was killed at Point Cruz, Guadalcanal, attempting to rescue 500 beleaguered Marines who had come under heavy enemy fire Sept. 27, 1942.

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Lower Township Police Department Weekly Adult Arrest Summary Sept. 22 to 28

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, October 03, 2014 10:46 am

Lower Township Police Blotter Lower Township Police Blotter

LTPD Weekly Adult Arrest Summary Sept. 22 to 28

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New 4-H Club forms in Villas for children, 5-8

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, October 03, 2014 12:00 am

VILLAS – A new club will be offered in Villas to children, 5-8, to introduce them to the 4-H Cloverbud Program, according to a volunteer and spokeswoman for the club.

“Cloverbud SPIN Clubs are a wonderful first step into the 4-H Youth Development program,” said Alicia Arnold, head of the club. “It’s an opportunity for children to learn by doing and gain valuable life skills.”

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Cape May police seeking help in identifying suspect

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, October 02, 2014 04:24 pm

 

CAPE MAY – The Cape May Police Department is requesting the public’s help in identifying a suspect shown on video stealing from a Cape May store.

The video is from Galvanic on Washington Street in Cape May. The suspect is shown walking around a display table in the store before grabbing something and putting it in his pocket.

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Conrad wants numbers, no tax increase

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Written by Christopher South Thursday, October 02, 2014 01:53 pm

LOWER TOWNSHIP – Councilman Tom Conrad said he is unconvinced building a new Public Safety Building on Bayshore Road is a good idea.

Lower Township Council will meet on Monday, Oct. 6, and consider adopting a resolution to authorize moving the police department and court to the municipal complex on Bayshore Road, and to retain bond counsel for creating a bond ordinance for the new Public Safety Building.

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Elks Association Kids Basketball Contest

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, October 02, 2014 11:48 am

LOWER TOWNSHIP - Greater Cape May Elks Lodge 2839 announces the Annual Hoop Shoot Competition on Sunday, Oct. 12 at noon in the Lower Township Recreation Center on Bayshore Road behind the Municipal Building. 

The contest is open for all boys and girls from ages 8 to 13 years. Separate contests for boys and girls are held between the following age brackets: 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13. Registration is before the contest; bring birth certificate for proof of age. Age category contestants must be in that age bracket before April 1, 2015.

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