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     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…

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    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…

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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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

 

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Nov. 14-21

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, November 30, 2013 09:55 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.

Matthew E. Manzini, 25, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Nov. 14 by Detective Heath Per and charged with burglary.

 Karen S. Kennedy, 48, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Nov. 20 by Officer Jonathan Nieves and charged with violation of a restraining order and criminal mischief.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Nov. 14-21

   

Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department head honored for service

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Written by Laura Stetser Saturday, November 30, 2013 07:56 am

Laura Stetser/Bob Lincoln receives his plaque from Egg Harbor Township Mayor James “Sonny” McCullough. Laura Stetser/Bob Lincoln receives his plaque from Egg Harbor Township Mayor James “Sonny” McCullough.

The Egg Harbor Township Committee honored head of the township Director of Parks and Recreation Robert Lincoln for 30 years of valued service to the township on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Longtime Mayor James “Sonny” McCullough presented him with a plaque and joked that Lincoln was one of the very few township employees that he did not hire.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Recreation Department head honored for service

 

Holiday Pops Concert on tap (VIDEO)

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Written by Laura Stetser Saturday, November 30, 2013 01:00 am

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – The members of the Atlantic County Pops Community Band filled the music room of Fernwood Avenue Middle School on Tuesday, Nov. 19 as they gathered for their first group rehearsal for the upcoming annual Toy Drive Concert where attendees bring in a gift for needy children instead of paying for admission.

The concert, set for 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, features holiday music and brings together young and experienced musicians alike.

Read more: Holiday Pops Concert on tap (VIDEO)

   

Egg Harbor Township family to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live show tonight

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, November 27, 2013 10:07 am

Submitted/The Maegerle Family of Egg Harbor Township Submitted/The Maegerle Family of Egg Harbor Township

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Out of thousands of people who submitted YouTube videos and made it through rounds of Skype interviews, one family from Egg Harbor Township has been selected to participate in Jimmy Kimmel Live’s Thanksgiving Family Scavenger Hunt, set to air during tonight’s show.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township family to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live show tonight

 

Fabulous “Auntie Mame” on stage at EHTHS Dec. 5-8 (SLIDESHOW, VIDEO)

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, November 26, 2013 05:24 pm

Chuck Eberson/Michelle Rossi (Mame) reacts as Mitch Marsico (Beauregard Burnside) falls in the Alps. Chuck Eberson/Michelle Rossi (Mame) reacts as Mitch Marsico (Beauregard Burnside) falls in the Alps.

The Egg Harbor Township High School Drama Club was putting the finishing touches on its fall production on “Auntie Mame” through dress rehearsals Saturday, Nov. 23.

The play, based on the bestselling novel by Patrick Dennis is set from 1928 though 1946 and follows the character Patrick Dennis, who is orphaned when his father unexpectedly dies.

Read more: Fabulous “Auntie Mame” on stage at EHTHS Dec. 5-8 (SLIDESHOW, VIDEO)

   

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Oct. 31-Nov. 19

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, November 25, 2013 08:56 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.

Tricia E. Wright, 27, of Mullica and Robert T. Puglise, 39, of Egg Harbor Township were arrested Nov. 14 by Officers Michael Niceta and Michael Finnerty and Detective Richard Vogt. Wright was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a hypodermic needle and possession of prescription drugs. Puglise was charged with receiving stolen property and theft by deception.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Oct. 31-Nov. 19

 

History Notes, Nov. 24: Memories from the Rubble Seat

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Written by Lynn Wood, GEHTHS Sunday, November 24, 2013 06:19 pm

Photo courtesy of David Blood / Memories of the Rumble Seat Margaret (Smith) Blood is on the right. Her friend Kay is on the left.  Photo courtesy of David Blood / Memories of the Rumble Seat Margaret (Smith) Blood is on the right. Her friend Kay is on the left.

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. 24: Memories from the Rubble Seat

   

Egg Harbor Township Police supporting Operation Help

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, November 21, 2013 12:04 pm

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - The Egg Harbor Township Police Department announced its support of Operation Help, a 120-hour live broadcast and donation drive run by 103.7 WMGM morning show team of JoJo and Scotty, who will be camping out for the duration of the event at Chickie’s and Pete’s in the English Creek shopping center.

 Operation Help benefits the Community Food Bank of New Jersey and a variety of other charities.  The collection point and broadcast location will be at the restaurant. Donations will be accepted 24 hours a day beginning Saturday, Nov. 23 through Wednesday, Nov. 27.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police supporting Operation Help

 

Elf on The Shelf photo contest returns with more prizes

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Written by Laura Stetser Thursday, November 21, 2013 11:43 am

Laura Stetser/Santa’s watching the staff at The Current too. Our office Elf on the Shelf, Eggbert Humpeldink, aka ‘Eggy,’ likes taking a ride on Lucy the Elephant who decorates reporter Sue Marino’s desk. Laura Stetser/Santa’s watching the staff at The Current too. Our office Elf on the Shelf, Eggbert Humpeldink, aka ‘Eggy,’ likes taking a ride on Lucy the Elephant who decorates reporter Sue Marino’s desk.

Christmas is coming and so are the elves.

As Santa is making up his naughty and nice list, he will be sending out his elves to area homes as a way to keep a watchful eye on children, and for the second year, The Current wants to see what your Elf on the Shelf is up to in our 2nd Annual Elf on the Shelf Photo Submission Contest.

Read more: Elf on The Shelf photo contest returns with more prizes

   

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