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Atlantic Cape making computer labs available to displaced casino workers, by appointment

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, August 18, 2014 05:15 pm

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Atlantic Cape Community College invites workers displaced by casino shutdowns to take advantage of its computer labs and additional resources while searching for new employment.

The college is making computers available at its campuses, by appointment, beginning Monday, Sept. 15. Displaced workers must present a casino ID and bring a USB drive to save their work, or purchase a low-cost print card at campus libraries. Lists of career exploration and resume-building websites will be provided.

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EHC council passes budget with three cent increase

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Monday, August 18, 2014 09:00 am

Mayor Lisa Jiampetti swears in Jovanna Mondragon as part-time deputy court administrator while Mondragon’s sister Sandra Shroyer holds the Bible at the August 14 council meeting. Mayor Lisa Jiampetti swears in Jovanna Mondragon as part-time deputy court administrator while Mondragon’s sister Sandra Shroyer holds the Bible at the August 14 council meeting. EGG HARBOR CITY – While none of the members on the Egg Harbor City council, or anyone in the audience, were pleased with the amended budget that they passed on Thursday, August 14, it was far more palatable than the one that was introduced in March.

The amended budget raises the local tax rate from $1.797 to $1.83 per $100 of a property’s valuation, compared to the earlier version that would have resulted in more than an 11 cent increase. The increase will result in about a $42 raise in the local tax on a home assessed at $141,000 which is the average home value in the city, bringing the amount to $2,580, exclusive of county, local school and regional school costs.

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Driver charged in June crash that killed 2 on AC Expressway

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, August 17, 2014 05:14 pm

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – A Philadelphia woman was arrested Thursday, Aug. 14 and charged with death by auto in connection with a rollover crash that killed two people and injured four others on the Atlantic City Expressway in June, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain said.

The single-vehicle crash occurred just after 7 a.m. June 20 near milepost 22.7 of the Atlantic City Expressway in Hamilton Township.

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Oakcrest, Absegami, Cedar Creek students peform ‘Pippin’

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Written by Chip Garrison Friday, August 15, 2014 09:27 am

Absegami junior Abby Cohen and her girls singing Absegami junior Abby Cohen and her girls singing EGG HARBOR CITY– Students in the New Millennium Production Company performed “Pippin” during the weekend of Aug. 9 at Cedar Creek High School.

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Great Egg Harbor river trip tips

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, August 15, 2014 12:00 am

ESTELL MANOR - Learn how to plan canoe and kayak paddling trips on the Great Egg Harbor River between Penny Pot and Lake Lenape from Fred Akers, administrator of the Great Egg Harbor River Watershed.

Akers is the featured presenter 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26 as part of the Speaker’s Series offered by the Atlantic County Division of Parks and Recreation.

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Hamilton warned of rising river and lake levels

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, August 14, 2014 04:51 pm

'Township of Hamilton Police Department / We have and continue to release as much water as possible from Lake Lenape,' the Township of Hamilton Police Department warned on the Nixle notification system. 'Township of Hamilton Police Department / We have and continue to release as much water as possible from Lake Lenape,' the Township of Hamilton Police Department warned on the Nixle notification system. HAMILTON TOWNSHIP - Hamilton Township officials are warning of possible moderate flooding due to rising river and lake levels.

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Egg Harbor City Police Department blotter for July 29-Aug. 11, 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, August 14, 2014 09:31 am

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

Alex S. Williams, 36, of Egg Harbor City, was arrested by Detective Remon Soliman July 29 and charged with distribution of CDS.

William S. Borisch III, 39, of Egg Harbor City, was arrested by Detective Remon Soliman July 29 and charged with possession of heroin.

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Hamilton MUA passes water rate increase

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Thursday, August 14, 2014 09:04 am

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – The Hamilton Township Municipal Utilities Authority voted on Wednesday, August 13 to adopt its annual water and sewer budgets.

The water budget of $2,834,440 proposes a base rate increase for the first 2000 gallons of usage of 55 cents to $9 per month. The rate for the excess tier of 1000 gallons will rise 40 cents to $2.50 while remaining tiers will rise 25 cents each.

The rates for sewer usage remain the same.

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Hamilton Township In Your Town, Edition of Aug. 14, 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:06 am

Hamilton Township In Your Town, Edition of Aug. 14, 2014 Hamilton Township In Your Town, Edition of Aug. 14, 2014 Vendors Wanted

The Hamilton Historical Society is looking for vendors who would like to have a spot at Art in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 20. For information call Cheryl at 609-625-1598.

Kiwanis seeks Citizen of the Year

The Egg Harbor City Kiwanis Club is soliciting nominations for its 2014 Citizen of the Year award. Nominations must be submitted in writing to the Kiwanis Club secretary at 406 Chicago Ave., Egg Harbor City by Aug. 15.

This annual award is given to a Greater Egg Harbor City area resident who has contributed to the community’s civic or social well being.

Sub Sale

The Dorothy Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will hold a Sub Sale starting at 10a.m., Saturday Aug. 23. Subs are $6 each and made with cooked salami, Genoa salami, Capicola ham, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion and oregano.

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Oakcrest band helps to salute the armed forces

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Wednesday, August 13, 2014 09:09 am

The Oakcrest High School Marching Ambassadors drew applause from paradegoers as they marched down the Boardwalk. The Oakcrest High School Marching Ambassadors drew applause from paradegoers as they marched down the Boardwalk. ATLANTIC CITY – The Oakcrest High School Marching Ambassadors traveled to Atlantic City on Monday, August 11 to participate in the fourth annual “Atlantic City Salutes America’s Armed Forces” parade on the Boardwalk.

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