• Pets

    Reward for lost dog in Linwood 

    UPDATE Oct. 31. Reilly was reunited with her owners.

    Reilly has gone missing from Linwood. Reilly was last spotted at 2:30p.m. on Oct. 28 near Royal Ave. between Shore Rd. and the bike path. If located call 609-226-8455 or the Linwood Police Department at 609-927-5252. No not chase. 

  • EHT Current

    Halloween Trick or Treating in Egg Harbor Township

    EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Get the costumes and candy bags ready: Egg Harbor Township has set its trick or treat times for Halloween night.

  • Columns

     The Mom’s Beat: Confessions of a school paper hoarder It stays out of sight and out of mind, right up until the moment when I pop open the cabinet and remember why it has remained closed for weeks. I have no choice but to slam the door closed in self-defense, happy to move on to other, more manageable activities.    

    Inside that seemingly innocent armoire in our study lurks a sleeping giant: a stack of art and schoolwork…

  • EHT Current

    Laura Stetser/Wawa to open at corner of Black Horse Pike and Fire Road in Egg Harbor TownshipGrand opening festivities also include charitable hoagie-building competition between police, fire department

    EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Wawa, Inc. today announced the grand opening of its new Egg Harbor Township store, located at 6743 Black Horse Pike, with festivities set to begin at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24.

    The celebration will include a charitable hoagie-building…

  • Galloway Current

    Former detective pleads guilty to having sex on the job

    MAYS LANDING – A former Egg Harbor City police detective pled guilty Tuesday, Oct. 21 to official misconduct for exploiting his position as a police officer in order to engage in sexual conduct with several women, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said.

    On Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, Steven Hadley, 31, of Port Republic, was charged with four counts of second-degree official misconduct.

  • Current of Pleasantville, Absecon

    A city man was arrested here on over-the-counter heroin sales at a popular downtown Main Street market after police executed a search warrant following a three-week investigation.PLEASANTVILLE – A city man was arrested here on over-the-counter heroin sales at a popular downtown Main Street market after police executed a search warrant following a three-week investigation.

Current of Egg Harbor Township

History Notes, Dec. 15: Scullville School

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Written by Lynn Wood, GEHTHS Sunday, December 15, 2013 03:31 pm

Submitted/Notice the familiar names in this list of students from 1909. Submitted/Notice the familiar names in this list of students from 1909.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Welcome to History Notes, our weekly feature that looks back through Egg Harbor Township history.

Each Sunday, we get a chance to learn or reminisce, courtesy of Lynn Wood of the Greate Egg Harbour Township Historical Society, who is sharing early photos of places in Egg Harbor Township with our readers online and in our print editions.

Read more: History Notes, Dec. 15: Scullville School

 

For EHT’s Matthew Stephens, bowling is the perfect game

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Written by Laura Stetser Thursday, December 12, 2013 04:38 pm

Laura Stetser/Freshman Matthew Stephens competes in several bowling leagues as well as for the Egg Harbor Township High School bowling team. Laura Stetser/Freshman Matthew Stephens competes in several bowling leagues as well as for the Egg Harbor Township High School bowling team.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Achieving what some older bowlers work toward their entire lives, one Egg Harbor Township High School freshman bowler hit the elusive perfect score of 300 earlier this fall.

Achieving 12 strikes in a row, Matthew Stephens also hit the milestone before the person who has been teaching him since he was born, his father, Martin.

Read more: For EHT’s Matthew Stephens, bowling is the perfect game

   

Cardiff fire company combines Santa and safety (SLIDESHOW)

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Written by Chuck Eberson Tuesday, December 10, 2013 11:20 am

Chuck Eberson/Payton, 5 tells Santa what she wants for Christmas with her brother Nicholas, 9 both of Egg Harbor Township. Chuck Eberson/Payton, 5 tells Santa what she wants for Christmas with her brother Nicholas, 9 both of Egg Harbor Township.

The Cardiff fire department had their open house on Saturday, Dec. 7 illustrating various safety measures along with a visit from Santa. One demonstration was extricating a driver from a badly damaged vehicle with the Jaws of Life extraction tool. Firefighters showed how they were able to cut away portions of the vehicle while protecting the occupant in a powerful yet delicate operation.

Read more: Cardiff fire company combines Santa and safety (SLIDESHOW)

 

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Nov. 17-Dec. 4

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, December 08, 2013 07:11 pm

  Egg Harbor Township Police blotter November 2013 Egg Harbor Township Police blotter November 2013

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

 William E. Mazzone, 50, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Nov. 22 by Officer Thomas Rocco and charged with driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle with suspended license.

 Brenda S. Palen, 48, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Nov. 22 by Officer Brett Fair and charged with shoplifting.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Nov. 17-Dec. 4

   

History Notes, Nov. 11: Laying gravel on Somers Point Mays Landing Road in 1913

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Written by Lynn Wood, GEHTHS Sunday, December 08, 2013 01:00 am

Submitted/Gravel train used in 1913 Submitted/Gravel train used in 1913

 

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Welcome to History Notes, our weekly feature that looks back through Egg Harbor Township history.

 

Each week, we get a chance to learn or reminisce, courtesy of Lynn Wood of the Greate Egg Harbour Township Historical Society, who is sharing early photos of places in Egg Harbor Township with our readers online and in our print editions.

Read more: History Notes, Nov. 11: Laying gravel on Somers Point Mays Landing Road in 1913

 

Atlantic County Sheriff Report for Egg Harbor Township, Sept.-Nov. 2013

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, December 07, 2013 10:01 pm

Atlantic County Sheriff Office report Atlantic County Sheriff Office report

Sheriff Frank Balles has announced that the following arrests of Egg Harbor Township residents were made recently by members of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office:

 Daniel J. Perez, 23, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Sept. 27 in Atlantic City by Officer Thomas Rizzotte on a nonsupport warrant.

Read more: Atlantic County Sheriff Report for Egg Harbor Township, Sept.-Nov. 2013

   

Egg Harbor Township chef creates larger-than-life gingerbread house for a little holiday magic

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Written by Laura Stetser Saturday, December 07, 2013 08:12 pm

Laura Stester/Club manager Lori Burk and Executive Chef John Manzione explain take a moment from the work to explain the project. Laura Stester/Club manager Lori Burk and Executive Chef John Manzione explain take a moment from the work to explain the project.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Some things in life are better the bigger they are, and John Manzione, the executive chef at Hidden Creek Golf Club in Egg Harbor Township, decided that the holidays were the perfect time to up the ante.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township chef creates larger-than-life gingerbread house for a little holiday magic

 

Poker players get extra chips in Saturday’s game by donating to Toys for Tots

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, December 04, 2013 05:33 pm

Poker event in Egg Harbor Townshpi Poker event in Egg Harbor Townshpi

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - The local chapter of the World Tavern Poker club is hosting a “Battle of the Bars” Texas hold’em poker tournament 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 at King Pin Bowling, 6622 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township.

The chapter is part of the nationwide organization that organizes tournaments in which players win points and prizes. No money is exchanged.

Read more: Poker players get extra chips in Saturday’s game by donating to Toys for Tots

   

Santa to visit neighborhoods of Bargaintown section of Egg Harbor Township

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Written by Laura Stetser Monday, December 02, 2013 12:33 pm

Santa will be checking on Bargaintown kids Dec. 9-10 Santa will be checking on Bargaintown kids Dec. 9-10

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – A very special visitor is coming to neighborhoods in the Bargaintown section of the township on Monday, Dec. 9 and Tuesday, Dec. 10 and it’s going to be hard to miss him, thanks to the friends who will be helping him make the rounds.

Santa will be driven through the streets on the top of a Bargaintown Volunteer Fire Company fire truck from 6-9 p.m. both nights.  Lights and sirens will be blazing, so keep your eyes and ears open to spot your chance to see the big guy. 

See the route schedule below:

Read more: Santa to visit neighborhoods of Bargaintown section of Egg Harbor Township

 

History Notes, Dec. 1, 2013: Motorized sleds on Bargaintown mill pond

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Written by Lynn Wood, GEHTHS Sunday, December 01, 2013 06:45 pm

Submitted/Toby Dilks on Bargaintown mill pond in the 1960s Submitted/Toby Dilks on Bargaintown mill pond in the 1960s

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Welcome to History Notes, our weekly feature that looks back through Egg Harbor Township history.

 

Each week, we get a chance to learn or reminisce, courtesy of Lynn Wood of the Greate Egg Harbour Township Historical Society, who is sharing early photos of places in Egg Harbor Township with our readers online and in our print editions.

Read more: History Notes, Dec. 1, 2013: Motorized sleds on Bargaintown mill pond

   

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