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    Dr. Oz ShowLINWOOD—Tracey Staab, the principal of the Cape Educational Compact in Cape…

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    ehtbball1EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – If the turnout for Danielle Brady’s inaugural Egg Harbor Township girls basketball camp is any indication, the high school program has the support – and the numbers – to be healthy and competitive for a long, long time.

    The camp drew about 60 girls ranging from fifth grade to the underclass high school level. And, as Brady noted, with less than three weeks to…

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    Anderson Kribel of Margate and her father, Tim, won first place in the cardboard boat regatta.MARGATE – The sixth annual Milton and Betty Katz JCC Great Ducky Race and Cardboard Boat Regatta held in the Katz JCC indoor pool Friday, Aug. 15 was a success with more than 200 in attendance rooting for their duck to win one of three prizes.

    Although thunderstorms and poor weather conditions forced event organizers to…

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    HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Atlantic Cape Community College invites workers displaced by casino shutdowns to take advantage of its computer labs and additional resources while searching for new employment.

    The college is making computers available at its campuses, by appointment, beginning Monday, Sept. 15. Displaced workers must present a casino ID and bring a USB drive to save their work, or purchase a low-cost print card at campus libraries. Lists of career exploration and resume-building websites will be provided.

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Foreman Mills to reopen EHT store in August

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, July 30, 2014 03:40 pm

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Despite appearance and signage that the Foreman Mills store in Egg Harbor Township was closing earlier this year, the store has announced it was just remodeling the interior and will reopen on Friday, Aug. 1.

 According to Eric Gerstein, the franchise’s marketing director, the store has been redesigned for a better shopping experience.

“We needed a facelift,” he said, noting that prices will remain the same as before.

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Five candidates to vie for three EHT school board seats

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, July 30, 2014 02:07 pm

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Five residents are running for three open seats on the Egg Harbor Township Board of Education this November. The candidates are: Christopher J. Moran; Justin A. Riggs; Tamika Gilbert-Floyd; Barbara Szilagyi; and Thor Himley.

Each seat is for a three-year term. Szilagyi has served previously. Himley is a current board member seeking reelection to his seat.

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Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, July 17-24

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, July 29, 2014 03:18 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.

Christopher R. Chlan, 56, of Margate was arrested July 17 by Officer Shawn Owen and charged with hindering apprehension.

 Chelsea L. Delaney, 25, of Galloway was arrested July 17 by Officer Christopher Leary and charged with shoplifting.

 Christopher T. Porter, 42, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested July 17 by Officer Thomas Rocco and charged with driving while intoxicated.

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Egg Harbor Township Historical Society presents 'Call of Duty' (Slideshow)

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Written by Chelsea White Monday, July 28, 2014 04:14 pm

Learning how to operate the switchboard, Edwin Nguyen, 8, of Egg Harbor Township makes a call to his twin brother at a nearby phone. He is assisted by SSgt. Gary Oprendek. Learning how to operate the switchboard, Edwin Nguyen, 8, of Egg Harbor Township makes a call to his twin brother at a nearby phone. He is assisted by SSgt. Gary Oprendek. EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – A flag-raising ceremony started off the action at the “Call of Duty” presentation Saturday morning, July 26 at the Greate Egg Harbor Township Historical Society’s museum grounds on West Jersey Avenue.

The 9th Infantry Division WWII Historical Preservation Society joined the local historical society in presenting the free event for the second year, with help from volunteers and financial support from donations and membership fees.

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Ongoing events around Egg Harbor Township

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Written by Laura Stetser Sunday, July 27, 2014 12:00 am

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MOMS Club of EHT

The MOMS Club of Egg Harbor Township, a support group for local mothers, meets the first Friday of every month. New members are always welcome. See www.momsclub.org or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for information.

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Family Sucess Center in EHT to host a variety of family-friendly programs

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Written by Laura Stetser Friday, July 25, 2014 09:00 am

Spruce Family Success Center is located on Spruce Avenue in Egg Harbor Township Spruce Family Success Center is located on Spruce Avenue in Egg Harbor Township

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - The Spruce Family Sucess Center hosts multi-faceted community-based programs that offer families and individuals convenient access to information, support and resources that help develop and maximize their strengths and potential.The following are some of their upcoming events:

Estell Manor Park Trip

The Family Success Center staff will hold a day at Estell Manor Park starting 10 a.m. Friday, July 25. There will be various outdoor games and educational nature presentations. Nature trails and playgrounds are available. Call 609-569-0376.

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EHT web design students ready for real world

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, July 25, 2014 12:00 am

Submitted Egg Harbor Township High School students in Lynne Kesselman’s Advanced Web Classes recently were awarded their Adobe Certified Associate Dreamweaver Certification. From left are Tyler Reigel, Michael Berenotto, Jeffrey Maul, Mohammed Moktader Mowla, Marco Salden and Abel Rojas Rodriguez. Submitted Egg Harbor Township High School students in Lynne Kesselman’s Advanced Web Classes recently were awarded their Adobe Certified Associate Dreamweaver Certification. From left are Tyler Reigel, Michael Berenotto, Jeffrey Maul, Mohammed Moktader Mowla, Marco Salden and Abel Rojas Rodriguez. EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Seven Egg Harbor Township High School students in Lynne Kesselman’s Advanced Web Classes recently were awarded their Adobe Certified Associate Dreamweaver Certification.  The students are Tyler Reigel, Michael Berenotto, Jeffrey Maul, Mohammed Moktader Mowla, Marco Salden and Abel Rojas Rodriguez.

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Hamilton Police arrest EHT assault suspect

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Written by Staff Report Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:50 am

Mark Poper of Egg Harbor Township, arrested Thursday, July 24 on aggravated assault and DWI charges. Mark Poper of Egg Harbor Township, arrested Thursday, July 24 on aggravated assault and DWI charges.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP––In a multi-jurisdictional investigation Hamilton Police arrested Mark Poper, 35, of Egg Harbor Township on various DWI related offenses. They turned him over to Egg Harbor Township Police who were looking for Poper for an aggravated assault that occurred a short time prior to his DWI arrest.

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Call of Duty event set for Saturday in Egg Harbor Township

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Written by Laura Stetser Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:00 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Reenactors from as far away as Washington and Harrisburg will convene in the small field adjacent to the Greate Egg Harbour Historical Society Museum Saturday, July 26 to present a timeline of America’s armed conflicts as a way to honor the nation’s history and the veterans who helped shape it.

 The authentic soldier groups, representing conflicts from the Revolutionary War through the Vietnam War, will also be joined by veterans who will share their stories of America’s military history during the daylong event, called “Call of Duty.”

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Revised plan for EHT’s accelerated math program now in place

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:06 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – After several meetings in which parents and the members of the Board of Education voiced concerns over proposed changes to the Egg Harbor Township School District’s accelerated math program, the administration presented a revised plan for the program’s curriculum.

 The revised content outline was presented during the board’s meeting Tuesday, July 22 by Assistant Superintendent Pete Bretones.

 Bretones said any student currently in the accelerated math program will be allowed to progress as before.

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