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Part-time Ventnor resident arrested for sex with Middle Township minor

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:27 am

VENTNOR CITY – A Pennsylvania man who resided part-time in Ventnor was charged and arrested Friday, July 18 for engaging in sexual conduct with a 16 year-old Cape May Court House female, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said. 

Marcus M. Beto, 29, of the 400-block of West Orange Ave., Lititz, Pa., was arrested Friday evening, July 18. Beto was charged with one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of children, and one count of third-degree endangering the welfare of children.

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Beth Judah welcomes new rabbi at Friday Shabbat on the beach

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Tuesday, July 22, 2014 03:35 pm

Rabbi Jonathan Kremer of Congregation Beth Judah. Rabbi Jonathan Kremer of Congregation Beth Judah. VENTNOR – Congregants of Beth Judah are looking forward to welcoming their synagogue’s new leader, Rabbi Jonathan Kremer and his wife Ellie to the shore community from Philadelphia. Kremer will assume the pulpit on Aug. 1.

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Ventnor City Police Blotter July 7-22, 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, July 22, 2014 03:03 pm

Ventnor Police announced the following arrests from July 7-22. All suspects are considered innocent of the charges until proven guilty in a court of law.

Steven K. Kazantzoglou, 39, of Ventnor was arrested July 7 by Det. Thomas Schallus and charged with possession of a hypodermic syringe, theft and failure to appear.

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Search for missing boater ongoing

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Tuesday, July 22, 2014 01:18 pm

LONGPORT - New Jersey State Police are continuing a search for a man who fell overboard after a boating accident near the jetty in Longport Sunday night.

According to New Jersey State Police, a pontoon boat crashed into a channel marker and one person was ejected.

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Margate man arrested for breaking into cars in Ventnor

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, July 22, 2014 11:41 am

VENTNOR – Tyler Bowen, 19, of Margate was taken into custody by Ventnor Police July 16 and charged with breaking into motor vehicles.

While on patrol, Officer James Arentz Jr. of the Ventnor City Police Department observed Bowen ride up to a vehicle parked on the 100-block of South New Haven Avenue, enter the unlocked vehicle, and remove a pair of sunglasses, Capt. Howard Bloom said.

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Stormwater workshop sheds light on effects of sea level rise

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Monday, July 21, 2014 03:14 pm

Nanette LoBiondo Galloway / Monitoring the Stormwater Management Workshop held at the Potena Performing Arts Center in Margate July 17 are Stewart Farrell, along with presenters Ken Miller, Christopher Obropta and Lisa Auermuller. Nanette LoBiondo Galloway / Monitoring the Stormwater Management Workshop held at the Potena Performing Arts Center in Margate July 17 are Stewart Farrell, along with presenters Ken Miller, Christopher Obropta and Lisa Auermuller.

MARGATE – Commissioner Brenda Taube believes that acquiring knowledge will help public officials make better decisions in the future. That was the impetus behind hosting, with the city’s Green Team, a stormwater management workshop for beachfront towns.

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Longport readies for Wounded Warrior Week

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Monday, July 21, 2014 01:52 pm

LONGPORT – American Legion Post 469 has kicked-off its third annual Wounded Warrior Week campaign, which provides a one-week, all-expense-paid vacation at the Jersey Shore for a Wounded Warrior and immediate family members.

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Margate hosts ‘Good Day Philadelphia’ Friday morning at Lucy

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Monday, July 21, 2014 12:35 pm

Lucy the Elephant Lucy the Elephant MARGATE – Lucy’s having a party first thing Friday morning.

Businesses, visitors and residents are invited to come out in force to show Philadelphia television viewers what Margate’s made of as Jennphr Frederick of Fox 29’s “Good Day Philadelphia” and a celebrity guest broadcast from Lucy the Elephant early Friday morning July 25.

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