• 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.

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • Mainland Current

    Halloween parade and funfest set in Linwood LINWOOD – The Linwood Board of Recreation Halloween happenings are a little different this year, but organizers are aiming to provide a full night of family-friendly fun Saturday, Oct. 25.

    The day begins with a few kicks in the grass during the MUSA annual Soccer-ween Tournament. The hay bale maze opens 4:30, and there will be a bounce house for the kids, pumpkin painting, a photographer and refreshments.

Current of Egg Harbor Township

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, April 11-19

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Written by Staff Reports Saturday, April 20, 2013 01:00 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.

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Summer enrichment program offers new fun and old favorites

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Written by Laura Stetser Friday, April 19, 2013 11:02 am

For 28 years the Egg Harbor Township Home and School Association has been holding summer enrichment classes for district students in kindergarten through eighth grade. The program continues to grow each year, and the HSA members work hard to continue that trend.

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Warner’s connection with students earns honors

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Written by Laura Stetser Friday, April 19, 2013 01:00 am

Submitted/Jeff Warner is Alder Avenue Middle School’s Teacher of the Year Submitted/Jeff Warner is Alder Avenue Middle School’s Teacher of the Year

EGG HABROR TOWNSHIP – For Alder Avenue Middle School’s Teacher of the Year Jeff Warner, building positive rapport with his students is paramount to effective teaching.

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Rimmele of Egg Harbor Twp. named equestrian of the year

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, April 18, 2013 05:21 pm

Submitted/From left are Carley Atkisson, Rachel Rimmele and Kaitlyn Quirk, all of Egg Harbor Township and members of “Livin 4 Riding” 4-H Horse Club based out of Frosti Acres Farm in Egg Harbor Township. Submitted/From left are Carley Atkisson, Rachel Rimmele and Kaitlyn Quirk, all of Egg Harbor Township and members of “Livin 4 Riding” 4-H Horse Club based out of Frosti Acres Farm in Egg Harbor Township.

Rachel Rimmele of Egg Harbor Township has been selected as the 2013 Atlantic County 4-H Equestrian of the Year. In this position she will now serve as president of the Junior Horse Council. Her role will be to guide the programs and activities conducted for the 4-H horse project and increase the involvement of all the members. Rachel will also be representing Atlantic County 4-H in the 2013 New Jersey 4-H Equestrian of the Year contest.

   

Egg Harbor Township Police Blotter, April 3-10

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Monday, April 15, 2013 11:15 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.

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Cygnus is Egg Harbor Township's artistic outlet

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, April 15, 2013 01:00 am

The Cygnus Creative Arts Centre provides township residents with a place to create, share and perform alongside people from all walks of life and all ages.

The nonprofit corporation began in 1992 as an idea for an arts school in Egg Harbor Township.

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Community FoodBank provides food, help and hope

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Written by Margie Barham, Executive Director, Southern Branch Sunday, April 14, 2013 01:00 am

Making a difference is what the Community FoodBank of New Jersey is all about. The private nonprofit business has a simple mission: to change the lives of those in need. The heart icon in our logo represents our end goal: providing others with a full heart, one filled with hope. We know that when people are hungry their stomach isn’t the only thing that feels empty – so does their heart. In providing food, you give help and hope that goes beyond the dinner table.

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Swift teacher of the year treats students like family

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Written by Laura Stetser Friday, April 12, 2013 01:00 am

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EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Second-grade teacher Katie Biel, who was selected as the teacher of the year for Swift Elementary School, said she weaves her experiences as a mother into her teaching style.

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Her birthday wish is to help others

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, April 10, 2013 04:05 pm

Submitted/Kaila Von Ellington, 8, collects donations during one of her monthly drop-off events geared to help families in need. Submitted/Kaila Von Ellington, 8, collects donations during one of her monthly drop-off events geared to help families in need.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – One Egg Harbor Township girl surprised her parents this year with her birthday wish list. It was grand request, but not in the way that the parents of Kaila Von Ellingtton were expecting.

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Egg Harbor Township Almanac

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, April 10, 2013 01:00 am

Contains important contact information on municipal and community organizations

Fast Facts

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Egg Harbor Township has an area of 74.93 square miles, which includes 66.59 square miles of land and 8.336 square miles of water. It is the second-largest municipality in Atlantic County.

In 2010 the Census Bureau recorded a population of 43,323.

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