• Ocean City Gazette

    Manco and Manco Pizza on the Ocean City Boardwalk OCEAN CITY—The owners of Manco and Manco were arraigned in federal court in Camden Monday, where they entered a not guilty plea to several federal tax evasion charges, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. 

    Mary, 53, and Charles Bangle, 54, were arrested in their Somers Point home on April 3 by IRS-Criminal Investigation special agents on a 30-count indictment charging the couple with multiple counts of tax evasion…

  • Sports

    houghtonscoreHAMILTON TOWNSHIP - Chemistry class was back in session Monday for the Egg Harbor Township boys lacrosse team.

    Attack men Connor Houghton, Ryan King and Nick Lacovara combined for 11 goals and eight assists as the Eagles rebounded from their first loss of the season with a 14-6 win over Cape-Atlantic League rival Oakcrest.

  • Mainland Current

    Suzanne Marino/The helping hands of Everyone’s Children are from left Samantha Mazuz, Shelly Furman, Stacey Rich, June Dix all of Linwood and Aiccis Bloom of Ventnor.

    LINWOOD—Saturday morning Stacey Rich’s home could have passed for the Easter Bunny’s workshop. Hundreds of baskets lined every flat surface in the living room, dining room, kitchen and family room and volunteers were…

  • Columns

     The Mom's Beat blog by Laura Stetser

    The good news and the bad news is that my family is in the market for a new minivan. I wish it could be a different style of car, but it truly is the only mode of transportation that works for us.

     After driving the same one for seven years, I am looking forward to a clean slate. I can’t wait for that new car smell, unfaded upholstery and corners without hidden…

  • EHT Current

    Yogathon benefits Relay for Life team

    EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – One local Relay for Life team is looking for supporters who want to stretch themselves for a good cause.

     The Slim’s Butterscotchers are hosting a daylong yogathon in Egg Harbor Township Saturday, May 3 to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

     The event, called “Are you Down to Fight Cancer?” will feature a variety of yoga classes taught by instructors representing many local yoga studios. The more challenging power…

Current of Egg Harbor Township

Skunk found in EHT tests positive for rabies

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, March 06, 2014 02:13 pm

A rabid skunk was recently collected from a property on Betsy Scull Road in Egg Harbor Township, making it the first confirmed case of rabies in Atlantic County this year.

The homeowner contacted the local animal control officer after a dog she was pet-sitting encountered a skunk in the backyard and killed it. The skunk was sent to the state lab for testing and was confirmed positive for rabies.

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Alder drama club presents 'Guys and Dolls' (VIDEO)

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, March 05, 2014 04:27 pm

Laura Stetser/The Alder Avenue Middle School drama club rehearses for its upcoming performance of 'Guys and Dolls' Laura Stetser/The Alder Avenue Middle School drama club rehearses for its upcoming performance of 'Guys and Dolls'

Special sneak-peek dress rehsearsal for senior citizens residents on Wednesday, March 5 

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – The boys and girls from Alder Avenue Middle School’s Drama Club will transform into “Guys and Dolls” as they take the stage in their version of the classic Broadway musical.

 The story takes place in 1940s and follows gambler Nathan Detroit as he attempts to set up a big-time crap game in New York City while trying to keep his longtime fiancé Miss Adelaide at arms length.

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Still paring the school budget in Egg Harbor Township

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Written by Laura Stetser Wednesday, March 05, 2014 04:19 pm

EHT school news EHT school news  EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP- Egg Harbor Township Board of Education and the school district’s administration announced that approximately $1.2 million will still need to be cut from the proposed 2014-2015 school budget in order to stay under the state’s mandated two percent annual spending cap.

The board and the administration reviewed the anticipated revenue sources and expenditures during a poorly attended four-hour public budget workshop held Saturday, March 1.

Read more: Still paring the school budget in Egg Harbor Township

 

Egg Harbor Township husband and wife plead guilty to possession of cocaine and assault weapon

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, March 05, 2014 12:29 pm

Submitted/Donald Capriotti, 40, of Egg Harbor Township Submitted/Donald Capriotti, 40, of Egg Harbor Township

Donald Capriotti faces an 18-year prison sentence

TRENTON –An Egg Harbor Township couple pleaded guilty to drug and weapons charges Tuesday, March 4 before Superior Court Judge Michael A. Donio in Atlantic County, acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced.

The charges stemmed from an investigation by the Atlantic City Violent Crime Task Force that resulted in the seizure of a large quantity of cocaine and an assault weapon from the couple’s Robin Road residence in January 2013.

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Small airplane reportedly crashes near Atlantic City International Airport

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, March 04, 2014 06:01 pm

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - Reports are coming in regarding the possible crash of a small aircraft near the Atlantic City International Airport. 

Atlantic City International Airport Fire Department, Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company from Egg Harbor Township and Hamilton Township EMS are reportedly en route.

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EHTHS named country's 'most improved' recycling school

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Written by Laura Stetser Tuesday, March 04, 2014 02:54 pm

Submitted/Egg Harbor Township High School receives a $1,000 prize for being named the ‘most improved’ school in recycling efforts, having increased its recycling by more than 190 percent. Submitted/Egg Harbor Township High School receives a $1,000 prize for being named the ‘most improved’ school in recycling efforts, having increased its recycling by more than 190 percent.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – Egg Harbor Township High School won a superlative of its own this month when it was named as the “most improved’ out of all participating schools in this year’s nationwide Recycle Bowl.

The Recycle Bowl is sponsored nationally by Keep America Beautiful, a nonprofit that brings people together to build and sustain vibrant communities. More than 700,000 students from all 50 states and the District of Columbia competed in the challenge, which ran from Oct. 19 through Nov. 15. Atlantic County Utilities Authority hosts it on the local level.

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Congressional field hearing on NextGen set for Tuesday in Egg Harbor Township

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, March 04, 2014 12:28 pm

U.S. House Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo will chair a Congressional field hearing at the Federal Aviation Administration’s William J. Hughes Technical Center on Tuesday, March 11 U.S. House Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo will chair a Congressional field hearing at the Federal Aviation Administration’s William J. Hughes Technical Center on Tuesday, March 11 EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – House Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo is scheduled to chair a congressional field hearing at the Federal Aviation Administration’s William J. Hughes Technical Center on Tuesday, March 11 to examine the center’s pivotal role in FAA’s efforts to modernize the nation’s air traffic control system.

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Kids hit the 'slopes' at EHT Nature Reserve

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Written by Laura Stetser Monday, March 03, 2014 06:51 pm

Laura Stetser/Nathan Weldon, 6, and his brother Colin, bundle up to brace themselves against the frigid winds during sledding at the EHT Nature Reserve Monday, March 3. Laura Stetser/Nathan Weldon, 6, and his brother Colin, 9, bundle up to brace themselves against the frigid winds during sledding at the EHT Nature Reserve Monday, March 3.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - The hills of the Egg Harbor Township Nature Reserve were packed Monday, March 3 as township kids enjoyed a snow day.

 The nearly all-day snowstorm dropped about six inches of powdery snow on Egg Harbor Township and the families were out in force enjoying it at one of the few places that has hills steep enough for proper sledding.

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