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Schoer is Volunteer of the Year at Cologne Grange

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, May 28, 2014 08:00 am

Albert Schollenberger, president of Cologne Grange No. 191, presents the 2014 Volunteer of the Year Award to Clare Schroer of Egg Harbor City. Albert Schollenberger, president of Cologne Grange No. 191, presents the 2014 Volunteer of the Year Award to Clare Schroer of Egg Harbor City. Clare Schroer of Egg Harbor City was honored as the 2014 Volunteer of the Year by Cologne Grange No. 191. Schroer is a nurse and an active member of AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Auxiliary and was influential in organizing the Mainland Hospital Auxiliary 40 years ago. She was instrumental in forming the Galloway Rescue Squad, and served as a crew member. She was thanked for being active in her community and church.

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Hamilton Township In Your Town

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, May 28, 2014 12:00 am

calendar    Annual Chicken Bar-B-Q

The Dorothy Volunteer Fire Company will host its fifty-seventh annual Chicken Bar-B-Q from noon-6p.m. on Sunday, June 1 at the Firehouse Grove, 70 Tuckahoe Road in Dorothy. Platters are $11 and include half a chicken, potato salad, corn on the cob, potato chips, a pickle, roll and butter. Also available are hot dogs, clams, funnel cake and desserts. There will be games, music, raffles, hayrides and more. Chicken platter tickers are available from the Fire Company and the Ladies Auxiliary members or at the door. For more information please call the fire house at 609-476-4441.

Band and Choir Fundraiser

The Cedar Creek High School Band and Choir will hold a fundraiser at 7p.m. on Friday, June 6, in the school’s Performing Arts Center. “A Night of Broadway” will feature Broadway songs sung by the band, choir and drama students. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and children. Tickets will be available at the door. For more information call 609-204-4489.

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Hamilton Township people in the news, edition of May 27, 2014

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:00 pm

Danielle Piccolo Danielle Piccolo Piccolo completes basic

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Danielle Piccolo has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Piccolo is the daughter of Linda and Bill Schroer of Egg Harbor City. She is a 2010 graduate of Estero High School in Florida.

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Hosts families needed for Oakcrest student

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, May 27, 2014 08:00 am

MAYS LANDING – The Rotary Club of Mays Landing is looking for host families in the Oakcrest High School area to host a 17-year-old female student from Ponta Grossa, Brazil for the 2014-2015 school year.

Students visit and attend high school for the full academic year, but families are asked to host in three-month blocks. The student will receive a modest monthly stipend from the Rotary Club, but families would be responsible for food, shelter and family entertainment.

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Community events you won't want to miss

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:00 am

Hamilton Township In Your Town, Edition of May 15, 2014 Hamilton Township In Your Town, Edition of May 15, 2014 Teen SEALS Meeting

The Teen SEALS (Students Employ Assistance and Library Service) meeting will be at 7 p.m. May 27 at the Atlantic County Library System/Mays Landing Branch, 40 Farragut Ave. The meeting will discuss Summer Reading Program activities and lean about volunteer opportunities. Old and new members are welcome. For more information, call 609-625-2776, ext. 6304.

Annual Chicken Bar-B-Q

The Dorothy Volunteer Fire Company will host its fifty-seventh annual Chicken Bar-B-Q from noon-6p.m. on Sunday, June 1 at the Firehouse Grove, 70 Tuckahoe Road in Dorothy. Platters are $11 and include half a chicken, potato salad, corn on the cob, potato chips, a pickle, roll and butter. Also available are hot dogs, clams, funnel cake and desserts. There will be games, music, raffles, hayrides and more. Chicken platter tickers are available from the Fire Company and the Ladies Auxiliary members or at the door. For more information please call the fire house at 609-476-4441.

 Band and Choir Fundraiser

The Cedar Creek High School Band and Choir will hold a fundraiser at 7p.m. on Friday, June 6, in the school’s Performing Arts Center. “A Night of Broadway” will feature Broadway songs sung by the band, choir and drama students. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and children. Tickets will be available at the door. For more information call 609-204-4489.

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Letter: Thanks for helping the food pantry

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Written by Opinion Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:00 am

Thanks for helping the food pantry Thanks for helping the food pantry To the editor:

The First United Methodist Church sponsored food pantry would like to extend our sincere thanks and appreciation for the collection and delivery of approximately 2,400 pounds of goods to the Main Street Pantry.

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Letter: The ‘smart gun’ is flawed technology

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Written by Opinion Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:00 am

The ‘smart gun’ is flawed technology The ‘smart gun’ is flawed technology To the editor:

The recent column in The Current, "Have you heard about the smart gun?,” is just another example of the kind of disingenuous verbiage we are accustomed to getting from leftwing zealots intent on creating a particular mindset among readers via half-truths, distortions and omissions of facts.

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Hamilton teen stable after shooting

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, May 26, 2014 10:12 am

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP  – A 17-year-old Hamilton Township teen is hospitalized in stable condition after being shot in the back Sunday night, May 25, in Mays Landing.

When Township of Hamilton Police Department officers responded to Flintshire Court for a reported shooting at approximately 10:56 p.m., they found the victim on the ground with a gunshot wound to his back.

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Greater Egg Harbor Regional Education Foundation annual golf tournament

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, May 26, 2014 12:00 am

Greater Egg Harbor Regional Education Foundation annual golf tournament Greater Egg Harbor Regional Education Foundation annual golf tournament The Greater Egg Harbor Regional Education Foundation will hold its annual golf tournament on June 1, 2014 at the Mays Landing Golf Club.

The tournament is the main fundraiser for the foundation, which assists students and programs at Absegami, Oakcrest and Cedar Creek high schools. 

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Neals wins fourth grade art contest

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, May 26, 2014 12:00 am

Winner of the Jaiden Ohnemuller-Muskett Visual Arts Contest Payge Neals stands with her artwork. Winner of the Jaiden Ohnemuller-Muskett Visual Arts Contest Payge Neals stands with her artwork. MULLICA TOWNSHIP– The Mullica Township Parent Teacher Association has announced Payge Neals as the first place winner of its inaugural Jaiden Ohnemuller-Muskett Visual Arts Contest.

“With so many impressive entries, the PTA officers found it very difficult to select a winner,” said Beth Schroeder Buonsante, PTA treasurer and contest chairwoman. “Payge Neals’s colorful drawing and depiction of our theme, Mullica Township PRIDE, scored the highest among all entries.”

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