• 14 days events

    "Seascapes" by Paulette Bensignor 3-8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday through July 19 at Great Bay Gallery, 829 Bay Ave., Somers Point. Call 609-653-4991.

    Sweet Dreams III Wine, Craft Beer and Chocolate Festival 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, July 11 at the Noyes Museum, 733 Lily Lake Road, Oceanville. Hosted by Family Service Association. Tickets $35 per person and $60 per couple. Call 609-569-0239, ext. 1153.

    National Slurpee Day 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, July 11 at Spruce Family Success Center, 3050 Spruce Ave., Egg Harbor Township. FSC will serve free Slurpees and snacks. Call…

  • Carly SansoneA Richard Stockton College sophomore who played volleyball for the college was among three people who died when their car careened off an embankment in Colorado on Saturday, July 5.

    Carly Sansone and three others were riding in a vehicle headed south on Colorado Highway 145 near Ophir, about 6 miles south of Telluride.

  • Absecon Police DepartmentABSECON - A 14-year-old Absecon girl was forced to run for safety Monday evening when a man attempted to lure her into his car, according to the Absecon Police.

  • Nicodemo S. Scarfo and an associate were convicted of ‘looting a publicly traded company to benefit their criminal enterprise’

    CAMDEN – A member and an associate of the Lucchese organized crime family and two Texas brothers were convicted today (Thursday, July 3) of racketeering and other charges after a six-month trial.

  • Police are looking for this man, who they say was in the vicinity and matches the description of a person who attempted to use counterfeit money on the boardwalk Monday.

    OCEAN CITY – Ocean City police are searching for a man they say attempted to use counterfeit money on the boardwalk three times Monday afternoon.

    Police say he attempted to use counterfeit $50…

  • Pleasantville Police DepartmentPLEASANTVILLE – Pleasantville Police Department detectives are investigating if a there is a connection between a pair of neighborhood shootings in six days that killed one man.

    Devon Leggette, 18, was shot in the lower middle back at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 6 while he stood with a group of guys near the basketball courts at Woodland and Fourth avenues, according to Pleasantville Police Capt. Rocky Melendez.

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Absegami needs a contingency weather plan

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Written by Jim Munroe Monday, June 24, 2013 04:38 pm

To the editor:

As you are aware, the last two graduation ceremonies of Absegami High School were disrupted by bad weather.

I wish that the school would be able to come up with a solution for weather conditions out of their control. There should be a contingency plan to either have a rain date for the ceremony, change the start time of the ceremony, or move it indoors.

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Galloway Police Blotter June 9-15, 2013

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Written by Steve Prisament Friday, June 21, 2013 11:24 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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Mishandling of Absegami graduation a ‘total travesty’

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Written by Johanna Rowland Monday, June 17, 2013 01:49 pm

Absegami Absegami

Note: The following is a letter written to Steve Ciccariello , Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District superintendent, and the district Board of Education:

June 14 was a day I have waited 13 years for.

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Consider tariffs to neutralize inexpensive foreign labor advantage

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Written by Lawrence Uniglicht Monday, June 17, 2013 12:40 pm

Letters Letters

Competing in a global economy can be hazardous, in the long term, to our nation’s health, especially on the consumer side of the economic equation. White and blue collar workers in many foreign lands, especially in developing nations, accept way less compensation than workers in the USA.

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Rigid Plastic Recycling

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Written by Steve Prisament Friday, June 14, 2013 11:04 am

Recycling Recycling

GALLOWAY - Rigid plastic recycling is accepted from residents 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays at the Galloway Road Convenience Center.

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Tip of the Week: How to buy palm oil

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Written by MEGAN FORNUTO Thursday, June 13, 2013 04:24 pm

Go Green Go Green

Have you been using your consumer muscle to Go Green? The Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil makes it easy for you to purchase sustainably certified palm oil products using their consumer shopping guide.

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Galloway Police Blotter June 13, 2013

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Written by Steve Prisament Tuesday, June 11, 2013 10:09 pm

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Galloway Police Blotter June 2-8, 2013

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Written by Steve Prisament Sunday, June 09, 2013 12:00 am

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GreenFest shows true colors at Historic Smithville

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Written by Steve Prisament Wednesday, June 05, 2013 11:02 am

Jesse Connor talks about butterfly gardens. (Steve Prisament) Jesse Connor talks about butterfly gardens. (Steve Prisament)

GALLOWAY – Joining Historic Smithville’s classic festival days: Oktoberfest, Mayfest and Irish and Italian festivals, GreenFest happily took its place in line Saturday, June 1.

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Galloway Police Blotter May 19-25

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Written by Steve Prisament Sunday, June 02, 2013 06:11 pm

Police Blotter Police Blotter

Police Blotter information is supplied by local police departments and other law enforcement agencies. All persons named are presumed innocent unless proven guilty.

During the week May 19-25 Galloway police answered 974 calls for service. Officers made 32 arrests, and issued 79 traffic summonses including two charges of driving while intoxicated. Officers responded to 16 motor vehicle accidents, 12 domestic complaints, 93 medical assists and 15 fire calls.

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