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    CALFallWrap2The swimmers are in the pools and, starting next week, jump shots and takedowns will replace third-down conversions and extra points.

    But first, one final look at the 2014 Cape-Atlantic League football season and a couple of other fall sports.

    It was another fall season filled with success.

    St. Joseph won another NJSIAA championship, keeping the CAL’s streak alive – at least one NJSIAA…

  • Mainland Current

    Longport Media WMGM-TV NBC40LINWOOD – There have been rumors swirling about what is to become of local news station WMGM-TV NBC40 when the station ceases to be an NBC affiliate Jan. 1.

    Station manager Roger Powe stepped forward during the 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts Tuesday, Dec. 9to give viewers an idea of what to expect in the upcoming weeks and months from South Jersey’s only TV station.

  • Sports

    EHTMainswim1LINWOOD - Athletes from Mainland Regional and Egg Harbor Township high schools took to the water on Friday, Dec. 6 in a competitive early-season Cape-Atlantic League swim meet at Mainland's pool.

    The EHT girls beat their Mainland rivals 110-60 as sophomore Camryn Greenleaf took victories in the 100-meter freestyle and 100 backstroke, and joined her teammates for wins in the 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay.

    Kirstin…

  • Downbeach Current

    Mary Platt of Egg Harbor Township chats with her father, William Delgesso, who turns 100 years old Friday, Dec. 12VENTNOR – Dancing through life keeps William Delgesso young, the soon-to-be centenarian said.

    “I’m 100, going on 50,” he said in his Somerset Avenue home last week. His 100th birthday is Friday, Dec. 12.

    Delgesso danced his way out of tribulation and into the arms…

  • EHT Current

     Atlantic County citizen of year

    Said she always felt a calling to be a firefighter

    EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – It…

  • Columns

    The Mom’s Beat: The power of the elf network

    Even Santa’s magic needs a boost sometimes

    Last year a little girl from New Jersey put an item on her wish list to Santa that came seemingly out of the blue.

    “I would like the Sweetshine Glow Happy Clubhouse,” she announced.

    Her parents were stumped. Neither had ever heard of the toy.

Current of Egg Harbor Township

ATF involved in investigation into 'suspicious' Egg Harbor Township fire

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, November 06, 2014 10:42 am

U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and the Atlantic County Prosecutors Office are assisting in this investigation. U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and the Atlantic County Prosecutors Office are assisting in this investigation. EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Federal and local agencies are investigating a “suspicious” early morning fire that left a hole in the roof of Ref’s Tap House on Washington Avenue in the Farmington section of the township Wednesday, Nov. 5.

After a passing motorist reported seeing a fire at the restaurant and bar, police officers and members of the Egg Harbor Township Fire Department responded at around 5 a.m., according to Egg Harbor Township Police Department.

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Alder teams sweep Middle School Quiz Bowl

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, November 05, 2014 02:37 pm

Photo by Jennifer Yu/From left to right are David Serback, Hans-Derek Yu, Femi Agabalogun, Aidan Himley, teacher and advisor Jeff Warner, Sheikh Mahmud, Vito Acosta, Quiz Bowl coordinator Steve Cappuccio, Jarod Wille and Michael Donchey.   Photo by Jennifer Yu/From left to right are David Serback, Hans-Derek Yu, Femi Agabalogun, Aidan Himley, teacher and advisor Jeff Warner, Sheikh Mahmud, Vito Acosta, Quiz Bowl coordinator Steve Cappuccio, Jarod Wille and Michael Donchey. EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Alder Avenue Middle School students swept the seventh  annual Middle School Quiz Bowl Wednesday, Oct. 22 at St. Augustine College Preparatory School for its second straight win at the regional event.

Not only did the school’s A Team take first place, its B Team tied for second place in the competition, in which teams compete head-to-head to answer questions on subjects such as history, literature, science, fine arts, current events, sports and popular culture.

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Republican candidates win among EHT voters

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, November 05, 2014 10:45 am

Election wrap up for Egg Harbor Township Election wrap up for Egg Harbor Township

Democrat Senator Cory Booker is sole exception

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – With the exception of the U.S. Senate race, Egg Harbor Township voters showed more support for Republican candidates in local races for Atlantic County Sheriff and Board of Chosen Freeholders.

 Voter turnout was 33.48 percent of registered voters, according to the unofficial results released by the township clerk’s office on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

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Moran, Szilagyi and Riggs to join EHT Board of Education

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, November 04, 2014 09:27 pm

Submitted/Chris Moran, Barbara Szilagyi and Justin Riggs Submitted/Chris Moran, Barbara Szilagyi and Justin Riggs

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Christopher Moran, Barbara Szilagyi and Justin Riggs have been elected to a three-year term on the Egg Harbor Township Board of Education, according to unofficial results released by the township clerk's office. 

 Moran received 3,422 votes. Szilagyi received 3,005 votes. Riggs received 3,140. 

Read more: Moran, Szilagyi and Riggs to join EHT Board of Education

   

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Oct. 9-28

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, November 04, 2014 04:00 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.

Tracey L. Broadhurst, 39, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Oct. 20 by Officers Charles Davenport and William Peterson and charged with simple assault.

 Ever J. Arelanno, 47, of Egg Harbor Township was arrested Oct. 18 by Officer Benjamin Kollman and charged with theft by deception.

Read more: Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, Oct. 9-28

 

EHTHS school spirit soars during annual pep rally (SLIDESHOW)

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Written by Chelsea White Monday, November 03, 2014 12:40 pm

Chelsea White/These Eagles supporters wear their face paint with pride.  Chelsea White/These Eagles supporters wear their face paint with pride.

The students of Egg Harbor Township High School got out of classes early Friday Oct. 31, filling the football stadium to show their spirit at the Homecoming pep rally.

Sports teams and student organizations took to the field to battle it out for the spirit stick, wowing the crowd with music, singing and dance moves.

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Egg Harbor Township college student to be honored at Flyers' game Nov. 14

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, November 03, 2014 12:23 pm

Submitted / Joseph Kerstetter of Egg Harbor Township served in the Marine Corps for four years and two deployments, first in Iraq from July 2008 to February 2009, then in Afghanistan from March to October 2010. Submitted / Joseph Kerstetter of Egg Harbor Township served in the Marine Corps for four years and two deployments, first in Iraq from July 2008 to February 2009, then in Afghanistan from March to October 2010. EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Joseph Kerstetter of Egg Harbor Township will be honored as The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey’s Veteran of the Year during the Philadelphia Flyers game on Friday, Nov. 14 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.

Kerstetter, a former president of the Stockton Veteran Organization at the school, served in the Marine Corps for four years and two deployments – first in Iraq from July 2008 to February 2009, then in Afghanistan from March to October of 2010.

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Lane closures at Dogwood, English Creek avenues expected

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, November 03, 2014 10:59 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Construction on a new traffic signal at the intersection of Dogwood and English Creek Avenues will cause some lane closures this week.

  The contractor, South State Construction, will be shutting down a lane on Dogwood Avenue in the area of English Creek Avenue today, Nov.3.

 A lane on English Creek Avenue will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 5.

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UPDATED: Egg Harbor Township High School experiencing a power outage

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Written by Laura Stetser Friday, October 31, 2014 09:10 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Egg Harbor Township High School and 242 other Atlantic City Electric customers near the school experienced a power outage this morning (Friday, Oct. 31) due to an issue with the electrical service on a pole nearby.

Atlantic City Electric reported on its website that power was restored around noon.

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EHTHS dance steps off homecoming queen campaigns

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, October 29, 2014 03:18 pm

Matt Strabuk/Egg Harbor Township High School classmates enjoy the dance on Saturday, Oct. 25. Matt Strabuk/Egg Harbor Township High School classmates enjoy the dance on Saturday, Oct. 25.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP -The Egg Harbor Township High School 2014 Homecoming Queen nominees were announced during the school’s homecoming dance on Saturday, Oct. 25.

Leading up to the homecoming football game on Friday, Oct. 31, students cast their votes for the nominees during the school day.

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