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    houghtonscoreHAMILTON TOWNSHIP - Chemistry class was back in session Monday for the Egg Harbor Township boys lacrosse team.

    Attack men Connor Houghton, Ryan King and Nick Lacovara combined for 11 goals and eight assists as the Eagles rebounded from their first loss of the season with a 14-6 win over Cape-Atlantic League rival Oakcrest.

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    Laura Stetser/Sgt. Cherie Burgan explains drug trends to Egg Harbor Township High School parents on Wednesday, April 9.

    EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – The grumbling started in the parking lot of Egg Harbor Township High School as the line of parents entering the first-ever mandatory pre-prom information session began to grow longer on Wednesday, April 9.

    “This is ridiculous,” one mother was overheard saying.

    “This better not take long,”…

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    Suzanne Marino/The helping hands of Everyone’s Children are from left Samantha Mazuz, Shelly Furman, Stacey Rich, June Dix all of Linwood and Aiccis Bloom of Ventnor.

    LINWOOD—Saturday morning Stacey Rich’s home could have passed for the Easter Bunny’s workshop. Hundreds of baskets lined every flat surface in the living room, dining room, kitchen and family room and volunteers were…

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     The Mom's Beat blog by Laura Stetser

    The good news and the bad news is that my family is in the market for a new minivan. I wish it could be a different style of car, but it truly is the only mode of transportation that works for us.

     After driving the same one for seven years, I am looking forward to a clean slate. I can’t wait for that new car smell, unfaded upholstery and corners without hidden…

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    Sister Judy Loschiavo in her first grade classroom at St. Joseph Regional School in Somers Point SOMERS POINT – Sister Judy Loschiavo found music as a remedy to deal with grief after the loss of her parents. Now her hope is that her music will allow others feeling a sense of loss to find a chord that rings true to them.

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UPDATE: EHT police, fire respond to a false alarm near Alder Avenue Middle School

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, April 08, 2014 02:46 pm

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Egg Harbor Township Police responded to a false alarm call near Alder Avenue Middle School on Tuesday, April 8. According to Lt. Robert Gray, the department received a call of someone shouting in the woods near the school at the corner of Dogwood and Pine Avenues, the source of which was found to be two brothers calling out to one another as they searched for golf balls. 

Read more: UPDATE: EHT police, fire respond to a false alarm near Alder Avenue Middle School

 

Long-term Sandy recovery group to meet with residents April 16 in EHT

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, April 08, 2014 01:07 pm

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Residents who are still struggling to recover from Hurricane Sandy damage will have an opportunity to meet with a long-term disaster recovery group on Wednesday, April 16 in the Egg Harbor Township Community Center.

 Starting at 6 p.m. the township will host the Atlantic County Revive Long Term Recovery Group, a coalition of more than 30 large relief organizations, state and county service providers and local nonprofits, which have joined together to help guide and direct Sandy relief and rebuilding efforts in Atlantic County.

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EHT's FCCLA chapter takes home the gold, silver and bronze at state conference

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, April 07, 2014 11:48 am

Submitted/From left in front are Lyllian Rodriquez, Courtney Morgan, Jeffercia Skinner, Amber Jenkins, Ana Zendejas, Victoria Mosca, Danielle Mc Cormick, Jenna Hill, Angela Cervera and Rachel Paduani. In second row are Rotani Abdaliah, Kira Taylor, Stephanie Martin, Paulina Warda, Jennifer Maldonado, Heather Dougherty, Rebecca Yaffee, Paige Maples, Michelle Le, Nudar Chowdhury, Oliveria Farino and Lauren McCartney. In third row are Sophia Forbes, Marissa Davidson, Tawney Gutierrez ,Ariana Vizcarrondo, Sarah Zbieranowski, Alyssa Rutledge, sarah Schwartz, Danielle Morris, Rachael Hook and Alexis Levenskie. Submitted/From left in front are Lyllian Rodriquez, Courtney Morgan, Jeffercia Skinner, Amber Jenkins, Ana Zendejas, Victoria Mosca, Danielle Mc Cormick, Jenna Hill, Angela Cervera and Rachel Paduani. In second row are Rotani Abdaliah, Kira Taylor, Stephanie Martin, Paulina Warda, Jennifer Maldonado, Heather Dougherty, Rebecca Yaffee, Paige Maples, Michelle Le, Nudar Chowdhury, Oliveria Farino and Lauren McCartney. In third row are Sophia Forbes, Marissa Davidson, Tawney Gutierrez ,Ariana Vizcarrondo, Sarah Zbieranowski, Alyssa Rutledge, sarah Schwartz, Danielle Morris, Rachael Hook and Alexis Levenskie.

During the 2014 Family Career and Community Leaders of America State Conference, the organization’s Egg Harbor Township Chapter received six gold, four silver and three bronze medals.  Fourteen students will represent New Jersey at the National FCCLA Conference in San Antonio, Texas in July. They are Heather Dougherty, Ana Zendejas, Jennifer Maldanodo, Paige Maples, Rebecca Yaffee, Danielle Morris, Danielle McCormick, Victoria Mosca, Sarah Zbieranowski, Alexis Levenskie, Sophia Forbes, Lyllian Rodriquez, Jenna Hill and Rachael Hook.

Read more: EHT's FCCLA chapter takes home the gold, silver and bronze at state conference

 

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, March 27-April 2

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, April 07, 2014 11:25 am

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Police blotter information is supplied by local police departments and other law enforcement agencies. All persons named are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.

 Dominic Mascioli, 50, of Hammonton was arrested March 27 by Officer James Ludwig and charged with two counts of public record fraud.

 Achanty M. Colon, 18, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested March 27 by Officer Brian Keane and Benjamin Kollman and charged with simple assault.

 Xiomara M. Arzola, 25, of Galloway was arrested March 28 by Officers Louis Poletis and Kenneth Marchelle and charged with possession of marijuana.    

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, March 27-April 2

   

College information night at EHTHS

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Written by Laura Stetser Monday, April 07, 2014 08:53 am

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 College Information Night at EHTHS The guidance department of Egg Harbor Township High School will host a college information night 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 8 in the school’s auditorium. This will be a program for any students and parents interested in learning more about the college application process. All grade levels are welcome.

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Our Local Coast Guard: The Holt Family

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Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cynthia Oldham Friday, April 04, 2014 08:11 pm

Coast Guard pilot Lt. Cmdr. Tim Holt, his wife Tiffanie, their  children Brennan, Avery, Makhella, Kassidy Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Cynthia Oldham/Coast Guard pilot Lt. Cmdr. Tim Holt, his wife Tiffanie, and their four children Brennan, Avery, Makhella and Kassidy, moved to EHT in 2012 after Tim received orders to serve at the air station.

Get to know your local Coast Guard. This is the first of a monthly installment featuring locally stationed Coast Guard families.

An orange helicopter is a familiar sight and sound in the sky above South Jersey.

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Be a part of ‘the guide’ in 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, April 04, 2014 10:20 am

 EHT Community Guide 2013

 The Current is seeking your input for the 2014 Egg Harbor Township Community Guide scheduled for publication next month. 

We are asking local organizations to write a few words about the good work they are doing on behalf of their neighbors to help make Egg Harbor Township a special place to live, work and raise a family.

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Power boat racing next topic in Greate Egg Harbour Township Historical Society discussion series

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Written by Laura Stetser Friday, April 04, 2014 10:08 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Power boat racing champions George Conover and his son George Jr. will be this week’s featured speakers in the Greate Egg Harbour Township Historical Society’s 2014 speaker series.

Conover said he hopes to introduce the public to the sport, which can provide fun for the whole family.

“There are entry level classes and veteran level classes available,” the Egg Harbor Township resident explained. “There is something for everyone in the family to do.”

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