• 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.

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • 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

Egg Harbor Township Police Athletic League’s Annual Fair for All

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 am

Laura Stetser/EHT PAL Laura Stetser/EHT PAL

The Egg Harbor Township Police Athletic League will hold its Annual Fair for All from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15 at its Ready to Ride facility, 2590 Ridge Ave. There will be food vendors, crafters, giant inflatable bouncers, petting zoo, pony rides, go-kart rides, paintball target shooting and more. Fun for the whole family.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Athletic League’s Annual Fair for All

 

Egg Harbor Twp. students win top prizes at national FCCLA conference

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 am

Submitted/Pictured from left are FCCLA members Corie Meredith, Paige Maples, Emily Mulherin, Rebecca Yaffee, Dan Vacarro and Shannon Lenihan displaying their medals. Submitted/Pictured from left are FCCLA members Corie Meredith, Paige Maples, Emily Mulherin, Rebecca Yaffee, Dan Vacarro and Shannon Lenihan displaying their medals.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - From July 5-11 over 7,000 Family Career and Community Leaders of America members attended the 2013 FCCLA National Leadership Conference in Nashville, Tenn. Among the participants were six Egg Harbor Township High School students representing New Jersey in their event categories. 

Read more: Egg Harbor Twp. students win top prizes at national FCCLA conference

   

First-time EHT novelist blends science and espionage

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, July 23, 2013 12:00 am

 

Submitted/Corbin Coltrane is the pen name of Egg Harbor Township resident Jeff Dilks, who has written a new book. Submitted/Corbin Coltrane is the pen name of Egg Harbor Township resident Jeff Dilks, who has written a new book.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Marrying scientific fact with fiction in his debut novel, one Egg Harbor Township resident has just released the fruit of year-long writing process with his debut novel called “Entanglement: An International Spy Thriller,” self-published through Amazon.

Read more: First-time EHT novelist blends science and espionage

 

Families dig dino facts at Egg Harbor Township library event

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, July 22, 2013 11:49 am

Submitted/Dr. Matt Bonnan of Hammonton shows the children artifacts and dinosaur bones he brought. Submitted/Paleontologist Matt Bonnan of Hammonton shows the children artifacts and dinosaur bones he brought.

Paleontologist Matt Bonnan of Richard Stockton College of New Jersey presented a special program about dinosaurs on Tuesday, July 16 as part of the Dig Into Reading summer reading program at Atlantic County Library System’s Egg Harbor Township branch. (More photos below.)

Read more: Families dig dino facts at Egg Harbor Township library event

   

Township fire department awards scholarships

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, July 22, 2013 11:38 am

Submitted/Pictured from left are Egg Harbor Township Fire Department President and West Atlantic City Volunteer Fire Company Chief Wallace Bakely, West Atlantic City volunteer fire fighter Martin Maldonado, President, Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary Donna Winkler, student Lauren Moran, Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company Chief R. Charles Winkler, Daniel Warrell with his father, Scullville Volunteer Firefighter Bill Warrell, Olivia Higbee with her father Cardiff firefighter and Deputy Chief of the Atlantic City International Airport Fire Department William Higbee. Not pictured are Christian Delaney and his father Scullville firefighter Jim Delaney.  Submitted/Pictured from left are Egg Harbor Township Fire Department President and West Atlantic City Volunteer Fire Company Chief Wallace Bakely, West Atlantic City volunteer fire fighter Martin Maldonado, President, Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary Donna Winkler, student Lauren Moran, Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company Chief R. Charles Winkler, Daniel Warrell with his father, Scullville Volunteer Firefighter Bill Warrell, Olivia Higbee with her father Cardiff firefighter and Deputy Chief of the Atlantic City International Airport Fire Department William Higbee. Not pictured are Christian Delaney and his father Scullville firefighter Jim Delaney.

The Egg Harbor Township Fire Department presented the 2013 scholarships to Egg Harbor Township students Wednesday, June 19 at the Egg Harbor Township High School. The scholarships are awarded in the name of Past Chief Anthony "Tony" Canale.

 

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, July 12-15

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Monday, July 22, 2013 11:31 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.

Sean T. Gregory, 37, of Mount Laurel was arrested July 12 by Officers Gary Johnson and Michael O’Hagan and charged with theft.

 Jacquelyn Masters, 44, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested July 13 by Officer Lawrence Graham and charged with driving while intoxicated.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, July 12-15

   

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, July 4-11

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Friday, July 19, 2013 12:15 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.

 Ronald Mitchell, 51, of Somers Point was arrested July 4 by Officer Edward Bertino and charged with making terroristic threats.

 John J. Cannizzaro III, 19, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested July 4 by Officer Louis Poletis and charged with driving while intoxicated.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, July 4-11

 

EHT students display award winning business skills at FBLA national conference

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Written by Laura Stetser Thursday, July 18, 2013 12:00 am

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – The members of Egg Harbor Township High School Future Business Leaders of America received a hero’s welcome home from their trip 2013 National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, Calif. on Monday, July 1 as members of local volunteer fire companies and police escorted the group’s bus back to the high school with sirens blaring.

Read more: EHT students display award winning business skills at FBLA national conference

   

Egg Harbor Township sponsors a movie night in the park (SLIDESHOW)

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Tuesday, July 16, 2013 10:04 am

Chuck Eberson/Kevin Corcoran and his sons Sean and Tommy, all of Egg Harbor Township settle in for an evening at the movies. Chuck Eberson/Kevin Corcoran and his sons Sean and Tommy, all of Egg Harbor Township settle in for an evening at the movies.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Egg Harbor Township’s Recreation Department presented its Under the Stars movie, “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” on Saturday, July 13 at the Tony Canale Amphitheater. (Slideshow is below)

Read more: Egg Harbor Township sponsors a movie night in the park (SLIDESHOW)

 

Egg Harbor Twp. dentist receives national award

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Tuesday, July 16, 2013 12:00 am

Submitted/Dentist Marc Pukenas, left, receives the award Submitted/Dentist Marc Pukenas, left, receives the award

Marc Pukenas of Egg Harbor Township, received the Academy of General Dentistry Fellowship Award during its 2013 Annual Meeting and Exhibits, held from June 27 to 30 in Nashville, Tenn.

The AGD Fellowship Award is presented to dentists who seek to provide the highest quality of dental care by remaining current in their profession. To accomplish this goal, Pukenas completed 500 hours of continuing dental education, passed a comprehensive exam, and fulfilled three years of continuous membership in the AGD.

Read more: Egg Harbor Twp. dentist receives national award

   

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