• Mainland Current

    LINWOOD – Mainland Regional High School Principal Mark Marrone told parents at a meeting Monday, Jan. 12 that the Board of Education would vote next week on a proposal to do away with what has long been a sacred cow: class rank.
    Speaking at a parents meeting, Marrone said it is time for the school to move beyond class rank.

  • EHT Current

    Laura Stetser / Tim Hanna of Upper Township explains how Tuckahoe Brewing Company’s new brewhouse will operate once the Egg Harbor Township location is up and running.EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Tuckahoe Brewing Company, currently based in the Ocean View section of Dennis Township, is positioning itself for a growth spurt through its upcoming move to…

  • Mainland Current

    NORTHFIELD – Reconstruction of Cedar Bridge on Zion Road in Northfield is set to begin on or about Wednesday,  Jan. 21, and a full detour will be in effect, according to Atlantic County  public information officer Linda Gilmore.

    The bridge, on Zion at the intersection of Bargaintown Road near Burroughs Avenue where Northfield meets Linwood and Egg Harbor Township, is being replaced as part of the Fire Road and Mill Road intersection project.

  • EHT Current

    EHT investigationsEGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Authorities are investigating a "suspicious" fire Thursday, Jan. 15 that damaged three vehicles at the Egg Harbor Township Police Department’s impound lot.

    According to police, a report of an explosion and fire at the lot at the Public Works complex on Mill Road in the Bargaintown section was called in around 8 p.m.

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Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, April 28-May 8

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, May 19, 2014 01:00 pm

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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.

Kevin G. Sigmund, 46, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested April 28 by Officer Alekhine Pahang and charged with simple assault and harassment.

 Andrew J. Carey, 44, of Pleasantville was arrested May 1 by Officer Michael Keeping and charged with shoplifting.

 Eriberto Cintron, 47, of Egg Harbor City was arrested May 1 by Officer Joseph Griffiths and charged with being a fugitive from justice.

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Stakeman, Pagar graduate basic training

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, May 18, 2014 11:00 pm

 Stakeman, Pagar graduate basic training  Stakeman, Pagar graduate basic training

 U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class John A. Stakeman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas. Stakeman is the son of Myra I. Eberwine of Egg Harbor Township and a 2013 graduate of Egg Harbor Township High School.

  Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Jonathan A. Pagar graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas. Pagar is the son of Jennifer Ngo of Mays Landing, the cousin of Jasmyne Luu of Egg Harbor Township and a 2013 graduate of Egg Harbor Township High School.

   

Woodford selected for Disney academy

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, May 18, 2014 11:00 pm

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Egg Harbor Township High School student Duval Woodford II was chosen from a pool of 10,000 applicants as one of 100 students in the seventh class of the Disney Dreamers Academy sponsored by Disney, Essence Magazine and Steve Harvey in Orlando, Fla. He is the son of Soncere’ W. Woodford of Egg Harbor Township.

 

Kline wins art show

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, May 18, 2014 11:00 pm

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Artist MaryAnn Kline from Egg Harbor Township won the Ocean City Fine Arts League’s April “Art on Asbury" show. More than 80 pieces of artwork were submitted as artists interpreted buildings from rural to urban, and everything in between at the Art on Asbury Gallery.  Kline won for her oil titled, “Back Porch.” Bernice Rappoport of Egg Harbor Township was awarded an honorable mention for her watercolor titled, “Downtown.”    

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Gregory to play professional soccer in Iceland

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, May 18, 2014 11:00 pm

Madison Gregory, a 2010 Egg Harbor Township High School who is graduating from Saint Peter’s University May 19, has signed on to play professional soccer in Iceland.

Gregory, 21, will play defense for ÍA Akranes FC.  Akranes is located in a port town on the west coast of Iceland, north of Reykjavik, Iceland's capital city. She leaves for Iceland May 20, the day after graduation, and will return when the season ends in late September.

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Letter: Dr. Infantolino will be missd

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Written by Opinion Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:00 pm

To the editor:

I just moved from Egg Harbor Township to Pennsylvania. Dr. Infantolino was my doctor for 25 years.

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PAL SeaPerch team advances to nationals

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:00 pm

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From left are coach Denise Massey, captain Robert Simpson, Jhadyn Seward, Jake Dill, Hangasu Abdullahi and Aidan Himley. Kneeling are Julian Seward, Jermaine Bethea and James Massey.
 Submitted / From left are coach Denise Massey, captain Robert Simpson, Jhadyn Seward, Jake Dill, Hangasu Abdullahi and Aidan Himley. Kneeling are Julian Seward, Jermaine Bethea and James Massey.

A team from the Egg Harbor Township Police Athletic League took first place overall at the 2014 Greater Philadelphia SeaPerch Competition Friday, April 25, at Drexel University.  They also took first place in vehicle performance and third place in poster presentation.

The win qualified the team to advance to the National SeaPerch Challenge at the University of Southern Mississippi May 16-18, 2014. This is the second-straight year the team will be competing on the national level.

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Fulton wins Microsoft challenge

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:00 pm

Laura Fulton, a senior at Egg Harbor Township High School, was named as one of only five grand prize winners in Microsoft’s 2014 YouthSpark Challenge for Change, a contest that asked young people ages 18-25 from around the world to submit an idea to address a social issue in their communities. 

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Bargaintown Volunteer Fire Company receives $21k grant

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:49 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP –The Bargaintown Volunteer Fire Company No. 2 will receive $21,375 in federal funding from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.

“Day in and day out, the men and women of our fire and rescue units are the first responders to emergency events in our communities,” said U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo, a member of the Congressional Fire Caucus in announcing the grants.

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Rocking to a higher beat

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:48 am

Grammy-nominated artist Kutless performs its breakout hit “Strong Tower” Saturday, May 10 at the Atlantic Christian School Spring Music Fest which drew more than 1,000 people./R.J. Liberatore Jr. Grammy-nominated artist Kutless performs its breakout hit “Strong Tower” Saturday, May 10 at the Atlantic Christian School Spring Music Fest which drew more than 1,000 people./R.J. Liberatore Jr. More than 1,000 people filled the infield of the Atlantic Christian School sports complex in Egg Harbor Township Saturday, May 10 for the inaugural Spring Music Fest.

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