• GALLOWAY – The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey has been sleected as the Greenest College in New Jersey by College Prowler, which produces print guides and a website using reviews from students, parents and professionals, school officials said in a news release Tuesday, July 29.

    College Prowler rates each school on a scale of 1 to 10, and defines the rankings by stating: “Green living is steadily becoming the norm. These days, schools boast a high number of LEED-certified facilities and sustainability initiatives.”

  • Galloway centenarian Mildred ArditoGALLOWAY  Born in Philadelphia on July 29, 1914, the day after World War I was declared by the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Smithville resident Mildred Ardito has turned 100.

  • Jimmy DiNatale, new owner of old Lenox site on Tilton Road in Galloway.GALLOWAY– Jimmy DiNatale stands in the middle of the cavernous building of the old Lenox china manufacturing plant and can see he has a lot of work ahead of him.

    All around him are signs of the challenges. Walls with black mold, asbestos that is being torn out and removed, and one odd sight: a small tree growing through the tiles. 

  • Blake Shelton and Lady Antebellum will perform free concerts in Atlantic City

    The Blake Shelton concert on Thursday, July 31 and the Lady Antebellum concert on Sunday, Aug. 3 will be held on the Atlantic City beach between Caesar’s Pier at Arkansas Avenue and Central Pier at St. James Place.

     The following information was supplied by event organizers:

    -          Everyone attending will need a ticket.

  • HAMILTON– Atlantic City Electric reminded residential and commercial customers to take precautions when someone claiming to represent a business contacts them either in person or by telephone, officials said in a release on July 24.

    Atlantic City Electric is continually alerting residents and its customers to avoid falling victim to a “Green Dot MoneyPak” scam. Information from law enforcement officials and other utilities has indicated that scammers are continuing to target residential and commercial customers.

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Galloway Carnival fun for All

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Friday, June 13, 2014 04:11 pm

GALLOWAY-The Galloway Carnival will be held 6-10 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, July 31-Aug. 2 at the Municipal Complex.

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Galloway Health Fair full of Activities

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Friday, June 13, 2014 04:00 pm

GALLOWAY- The Galloway Senior Services will hold its second annual Senior Health Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, June 24 at Royal Suites Healthcare and Rehabilitation and CARING Adult Healthcare at 621 W. White Horse Park, Egg Harbor City.

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Galloway Movie is Chill

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Friday, June 13, 2014 03:50 pm

GALLOWAY-The Health Center at Galloway will present a showing of Disney’s “Frozen” beginning at dark Thursday, July 10 (rain date July 11) at 66 W. Jimmie Leeds Road. Admission is $2 per person.

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Galloway Movie in the Park

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, June 13, 2014 03:45 pm

GALLOWAY-A free outdoor showing of “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2” will be held at dusk (around 9 p.m.) Friday, June 20 at the Galloway Municipal Complex. Popcorn will be provided and snacks, pizza and beverages will be available for purchase. Bring chairs or blankets.

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Galloway run to help Serenity House

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Friday, June 13, 2014 12:30 pm


GALLOWAY-A 5K run, 2.5K walk and 1-Mile kids fun run will be held 8:30 a.m. Sunday, June 29 (registration at 7 a.m.) at the new Hope All Day Recovery Club, located at the former site of Blue Heron Pines East Golf Club, 600 S. Odessa Ave., just off Tilton Road in Galloway.

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Funds pave way for sidewalks on Great Creek

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Thursday, June 12, 2014 12:22 pm

galloway GALLOWAY – Township Council awarded a bid to a local contactor to begin work installing sidewalks on Great Creek Road at its Tuesday, June 10 meeting.

The firm that will do the work is Charles Marandino, LLC, of Milmay, at a price of $271,808. The funds are coming from a state Department of Transportation grant of $251,000 awarded in 2011 and $20,000 from the township’s capital improvement fund.

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Atlantic County Democrats re-elect Schroeder as Chairman

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, June 12, 2014 12:13 pm

Democratic Party Egg Harbor City – At the reorganization meeting of the Atlantic County Democratic Committee on Tuesday June 10th, the Atlantic County Democratic Committee unanimously re-elected Jim Schroeder from Port Republic to a second two-year term as Chairman of the Atlantic County Democratic Party. Schroeder thanked the 150 Democrats in attendance and pledged to continue the progress that was made during his first term.

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Galloway man hopes investors warm up to solar-powered charger

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Tuesday, June 10, 2014 03:57 pm

Galloway man invents solar device Galloway man invents solar device GALLOWAY– Did you ever wonder, “Why couldn’t I have invented the sticky note… or Velcro?” Then you just sigh and get back to your daily grind.

Jason Browne, a Galloway resident who at just 23-years-old already has an invention ready to launch, doesn’t waste time reflecting. He turns his dreams into reality.

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Galloway Police Blotter May 25-31, 2014

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Written by STAFF Tuesday, June 10, 2014 03:38 pm

Galloway Police Blotter May 25-31, 2014 Galloway Police Blotter May 25-31, 2014

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 period May 25-31 Galloway police answered 982 calls for service. Officers made 32 arrests, and issued 100 traffic summonses including two charges of driving while intoxicated. Officers responded to 15 motor vehicle accidents, 19 domestic complaints, 93 medical assists and 13 fire calls. They investigated one burglary.

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Cupola put atop new Port Town Hall

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Written by Madelaine Vitale Friday, June 06, 2014 12:09 pm

A 40 ton crane lifts the all-aluminum cupola to its resting place atop Port Republic’s new Town Hall on Tuesday, June 3. A 40 ton crane lifts the all-aluminum cupola to its resting place atop Port Republic’s new Town Hall on Tuesday, June 3. On June 3 Port Republic's new Town Hall got its crown. A cupola was placed atop the Colonial Williamsburg style building scheduled to open in September. Photos courtesy of Mayor Gary Giberson.

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