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Bridgeton man accused of luring 13-year-old Hamilton girl

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Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, April 23, 2014 05:49 pm

Jacob Williams, 23, of Bridgeton, who was allegedly attempting to pick up the juvenile near her residence. Jacob Williams, 23, of Bridgeton, who was allegedly attempting to pick up the juvenile near her residence. HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – An investigation into a report of a runaway juvenile has led to the arrest of a 23-year-old Bridgeton man on luring charges.

When the Township of Hamilton Police Department responded to the Cloverleaf section of the township 12:30 a.m. Monday, April 21 for a report of a 13-year-old runaway juvenile, officers made contact with Jacob Williams, 23, of Bridgeton, who was allegedly attempting to pick up the juvenile near her residence.

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UPDATE: Mall assault suspect turns himself in

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, April 21, 2014 04:00 pm

Haniff Cooper Haniff Cooper HAMILTON TOWNSHIP  –  Police have taken into custody a man wanted in connection with a box cutter assault at the Hamilton Mall Saturday, April 19, that left a victim with numerous slash wounds.

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Hamilton PTA donates $8500 to local schools

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Friday, April 18, 2014 05:01 pm

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – When Hamilton Township Parent Teacher Association President Danielle Bolf approached the microphone at the Tuesday, April 15 Board of Education meeting, Board members, having seen the listed agenda item, were aware of what she was prepared to present. That in no way however limited their enthusiasm and gratitude to the organization.

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Hamilton Township provides opportunity for residents to discard unwanted items

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Friday, April 18, 2014 12:00 pm

Township provides opportunity for residents to discard unwanted items Township provides opportunity for residents to discard unwanted items HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – The township is providing an opportunity for its residents to discard unwanted items during its Earth Day and Arbor Day event scheduled for Saturday, April 26 at Township Hall, Route 50 and Thirteenth Street in Mays Landing.

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Area students compete in annual Robot Challenge

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Friday, April 18, 2014 09:00 am

Seniors Shirley Luo, 17, and Robert Nealy, 18, two members of the winning team from Egg Harbor Township High School prepared their robot before the official start of the contest. Seniors Shirley Luo, 17, and Robert Nealy, 18, two members of the winning team from Egg Harbor Township High School prepared their robot before the official start of the contest. HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – On Saturday, April 12, 31 four member teams from area schools and organizations competed in Robot Challenge V at Cedar Creek High School. The event was sponsored by Women in Engineering (WIE), an affinity group of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)      

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Spragg students warm up to Skeldon

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, April 17, 2014 06:39 pm

Spragg students warm up to Skeldon Spragg students warm up to Skeldon Charles L. Spragg Elementary School teachers Denise DiGerolamo and Alysha Garcia welcomed meteorologist TV 40 Dan Skeldon to their classroom Friday, April 11. Skeldon spoke to the students about his goal of becoming a meteorologist as a young student, and the variety of weather systems. He also discussed the use of the green screen during the television broadcasts.

   

EHC Rotary Club hosts annual Easter Egg Hunt

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Thursday, April 17, 2014 05:31 pm

Gavin Martyn, 5, of Egg Harbor City had an opportunity to meet and pose with the Easter Bunny. Gavin Martyn, 5, of Egg Harbor City had an opportunity to meet and pose with the Easter Bunny. EGG HARBOR CITY – Scores of youngsters flocked to Rotary Park on Saturday, April 12 for the annual Sam Weiner Easter Egg Hunt to collect plastic eggs from the hundreds that were laid out throughout the park and playground. They also had an opportunity to meet the Easter Bunny.

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Sheriff warns of phone scam

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Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Thursday, April 17, 2014 01:33 pm

MAYS LANDING – Atlantic County Sheriff Frank X. Balles is advising the public to be aware of scam phone calls being made throughout the county that prompt residents to wire money to prevent their arrest.

The subject is identifying himself as an officer of the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office. Information given from several victims of the scam indicate the man is using the name Sergeant Jackson and warning residents there is a warrant out for their arrest. The accused is saying that their bail has been set at $1,000 and requests that they go to Wal-Mart and use the Green Account to wire the bail money.

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Water and sewer rates to rise in Egg Harbor City

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Written by Charlie Pritchard Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:40 pm

Water and sewer rates to rise in Egg Harbor City Water and sewer rates to rise in Egg Harbor City EGG HARBOR CITY – Egg Harbor City residents can expect a slight increase in their water and sewer rates for the upcoming year.

At City Council’s meeting on Thursday, April 10, City Council President Ed Dennis announced an increase of 5 cents per thousand gallons on both rates.

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St. Vincent de Paul Regional School Students make Easter Baskets for others

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:17 pm

 Adrianna Tadros of Egg Harbor Township and Joshua Genzone of Mays Landing show off the basket they made together./Submitted Adrianna Tadros of Egg Harbor Township and Joshua Genzone of Mays Landing show off the basket they made together./Submitted MAYS LANDING _ Pre-K3 through fourth-grade students, parents and teachers of the St. Vincent de Paul Regional School’s community recently provided Easter baskets for the local food pantry.

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