• HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Two Atlantic County men were found guilty in Superior Court Monday, March 17 in connection with the 2010 shooting death of an Egg Harbor City mother of two.

    On Oct. 16, 2010 at 12:14 a.m. detectives of the Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit responded to a report that a resident walking to his mailbox had discovered a body behind apartment buildings J and K of the Harbor City Apartments, located on Atlantic Avenue in Egg Harbor City.

  • Sophia Papastamelos of Sophia’s in Margate poses with her staff Maria Erhardt, Michelle Gaagliardi and Christina Dianantes.ATLANTIC CITY ­– Atlantic Cape Community College held its 31st annual Restaurant Gala at Bally’s Casino Hotel Thursday, March 13. The gala was attended by more than 800 friends of the Academy of Culinary Arts, which has provided the restaurant industry with quality chefs for as many years. The sumptuous offerings from 40 of the area’s best restaurants, fabulous music by FM and…

  • LONGPORT – Egg Harbor Township officials came here to ask whether Longport is interested in annexing Seaview Harbor – which has filed a petition to secede from the township and join Longport – and the answer they received is that it’s too soon to say.

    At the borough’s March 19 meeting, Egg Harbor Township Administrator Peter Miller asked the Board of Commissioners to decide now if Longport would annex Seaview Harbor should its bid to secede succeed.

  • Northfield attorney specializing in elder law and former Linwood social worker stole victims' life savings, state says  

    TRENTON – A Northfield attorney and a Linwood woman who owns an in-home senior care company were arrested Wednesday, March 19 and charged with conspiring to steal millions from elderly clients.

    Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said Barbara Lieberman, 62, of Northfield, an attorney specializing in elder law, and Jan Van Holt, 57, of Linwood, the owner of A Better Choice, a company that offered seniors “custom designed life care and legal financial planning,” conspired to prey on the elderly and…

Current of Galloway Township | GallowayCurrent.com

Library science session is a hair-raising experience

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Steve Prisament Monday, July 08, 2013 10:49 am

Alyssa Schisler, 5; Kiersten Adams, 7; Sami Schisler, 9; and Madison Hardiman, 10, all of Galloway, line up for a demonstration with a leaf blower. Alyssa Schisler, 5; Kiersten Adams, 7; Sami Schisler, 9; and Madison Hardiman, 10, all of Galloway, line up for a demonstration with a leaf blower. The Atlantic County Library Galloway branch kicked off its 2013 Dig Into Reading summer reading program Wednesday, June 26 with an appearance by Sciencetellers.

Read more: Library science session is a hair-raising experience

 

Absegami graduate Falon Irwin sums up four years

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by FALON IRWIN Sunday, July 07, 2013 01:50 pm

Falon Irwin Falon Irwin

When Falon Irwin was assigned by AP English teacher Carolyn Rosenberger to write a piece about the end of her high school career, covering all four years, she decided to do a play on Shakespeare.

Read more: Absegami graduate Falon Irwin sums up four years

   

Absegami pair ranks in top 5 percent on test

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Steve Prisament Sunday, July 07, 2013 01:45 pm

Tina Murphy and Krina J. Patel score high on a national test. Tina Murphy and Krina J. Patel score high on a national test.

Two Absegami High School students have been honored as commended students in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program. 

Read more: Absegami pair ranks in top 5 percent on test

 

Absegami Grad Buckley makes art from life

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by STAFF Sunday, July 07, 2013 01:39 pm

Tim Buckley explains what graduate students do. Tim Buckley explains what graduate students do.

Absegami High School fine arts classes were hosted in May by Tim Buckley, a 2007 Absegami graduate.

Read more: Absegami Grad Buckley makes art from life

   

Absegami High School Class of 2013 Top 10 students

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Steve Prisament Sunday, July 07, 2013 01:01 pm

Top 10 students Top 10 students

Following are the top 10 students academically in Absegami High School's Class of 2013. Included are pictures of the graduates and links to the speeches given by valedictorian Cara Ann Zampino and salutatorian Lydia Joanne McAllister.

Read more: Absegami High School Class of 2013 Top 10 students

 

Smigliani lives what he stands for as Galloway 4th of July parade grand marshal

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Steve Prisament Sunday, July 07, 2013 11:25 am

Marco Polo Smigliani says that being 4th of July Parade grand marshal means much more than just waving to the crowd. (Steve Prisament) Marco Polo Smigliani says that being 4th of July Parade grand marshal means much more than just waving to the crowd. (Steve Prisament)

GALLOWAY – Wearing purple for the four Purple Hearts he earned during a 10-day period in Vietnam, 4th of July Parade grand marshal Marco Polo Smigliani said it was his privilege to be recognized.

Read more: Smigliani lives what he stands for as Galloway 4th of July parade grand marshal

   

Miss Teen Galloway starts at the top

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by NICOLE PRICE Saturday, July 06, 2013 03:34 pm

Miss New Jersey Cara McCollum meets Miss Teen Galloway Gabrielle Hughes. (Submitted by Nicole Price) Miss New Jersey Cara McCollum meets Miss Teen Galloway Gabrielle Hughes. (Submitted by Nicole Price)

Miss Teen Galloway Gabrielle Hughes started her reign in a big way, representing Galloway at its biggest event of the year, the Fourth of July parade.

Read more: Miss Teen Galloway starts at the top

 

Galloway's parade for the veterans passes smoothly [Slideshow]

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by STEVE PRISAMENT Saturday, July 06, 2013 01:44 pm

Car after car of World War II veterans followed about 100 marchers from the Four Seasons at Smithville. (Steve Prisament) Car after car of World War II veterans followed about 100 marchers from the Four Seasons at Smithville. (Steve Prisament)

GALLOWAY – Chairman Richard Maxwell said the 4th of July Parade went very smoothly – an opinion shared with about 8,000 people who lined Smithville Boulevard and Moss Mill Road Thursday for the 15th annual event.

Read more: Galloway's parade for the veterans passes smoothly [Slideshow]

   

July 4th crowd told to celebrate the fruits of our veterans' sacrifices [Slideshow]

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by STEVE PRISAMENT Saturday, July 06, 2013 10:37 am

Miss Teen Galloway Gabrielle Hughes and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove share a light moment after Galloway’s 4th of July ceremony. Gove was keynote speaker. (Submitted by Shelby Wessner) Miss Teen Galloway Gabrielle Hughes and Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove share a light moment after Galloway’s 4th of July ceremony. Gove was keynote speaker. (Submitted by Shelby Wessner)

GALLOWAY – Ninth District Assemblywoman DiAnne Gove told a capacity crowd of more than 200 people in a ceremony following the 4th of July Parade that while it is appropriate to reflect on the sacrifices of the veterans being honored, “it is also important to celebrate what they fought so hard to protect: a society based on liberty, justice and freedom for all that stands as an enduring testament to the wisdom and vision of our founding fathers.”

Read more: July 4th crowd told to celebrate the fruits of our veterans' sacrifices [Slideshow]

 

Woman seriously injured in Galloway accident

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Steve Prisament Saturday, July 06, 2013 07:04 am

Galloway Police Galloway Police

GALLOWAY – A Virginia woman was airlifted to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s trauma unit in Atlantic City with “serious, life-threatening injuries" around 3 a.m. Saturday, July 6 after an accident on the White Horse Pike at Bremen Avenue.

Read more: Woman seriously injured in Galloway accident

   

Green Tip of the Week: save our bees

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by MEGAN FORNUTO Wednesday, July 03, 2013 10:04 am

Go Green Go Green

You may have heard about the flight of the bumblebee, but what about the plight of the bumblebee? You can go green and save the bees by choosing pesticides more carefully. The most widely used pesticide uses neonicotinoids.

Read more: Green Tip of the Week: save our bees

 

Galloway burglars get past locked car doors

Attention: open in a new window. PrintE-mail

Written by Steve Prisament Wednesday, July 03, 2013 09:38 am

Burglaries Burglaries

GALLOWAY – Just locking your car isn’t good enough any more.

Read more: Galloway burglars get past locked car doors

   

Page 42 of 72