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Tony Mart All-Stars perform the music that made Tony Mart’s famous.

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Written by Staff Report Tuesday, July 22, 2014 09:19 am

Bobby Fingers will perform as part of the Tony Mart All Star Band that is stacked with the regions most talented musicians. Bobby Fingers will perform as part of the Tony Mart All Star Band that is stacked with the regions most talented musicians.
SOMERS POINT––Celebrate the musical legacy of South Jersey and have a great time partying and dancing to the biggest hits by the most famous recording artists that ever played the legendary Tony Mart’s on Bay Ave. in Somers Point.  The show features 7 very popular regional  performers; Bob Campanell, Dr. Bobby Fingers, Danny Eyer, “Ernie T” Trionfo, Howard Isaacson, Rich Kurtz and Jimmy Glenn for a non-stop dance party and show featuring the big hits of Bill Haley and the Comets, Duane Eddie, Del Shannon, Conway Twitty, Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels, Joey Dee and the Starlighters, Bob Dylan and The Band and the finale featuring the original soundtrack from “Eddie and the Cruisers” filmed at Tony Mart’s in 1982.

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Great Bay Gallery announces exhibit by Mary Ann Kline

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Written by Staff Report Saturday, July 19, 2014 12:00 am

Afternoon Shade by artist Mary Ann Kline Afternoon Shade by artist Mary Ann Kline

Artist Mary Ann Kline of Egg Harbor Township, is presenting an exhibit of still life and landscapes entitled A Collection: from the Studio and Plein Aire at the second level dining room of Latz’s By the Bay Restaurant, 801 Bay Ave. in Somers Point Aug.1 through Oct. 31.

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Connolly Mile in Northfield has its best turnout

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Written by SUZANNE MARINO Tuesday, July 08, 2014 05:16 pm

Marge Connolly, whose husband Frank is honored annually through the Connolly Mile is surrounded by members of her family after the race Saturday morning in Northfield. Marge Connolly, whose husband Frank is honored annually through the Connolly Mile is surrounded by members of her family after the race Saturday morning in Northfield.

NORTHFIELD—The weather caused the annual Frank Connolly mile run to be rescheduled to Saturday morning but it did not diminish the enthusiasm of the runners. A record 132 runners from ages 4 to over well over 60 laced up their sneakers and headed down Shore Road.

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Scoop up some ice cream for a good cause in Linwood

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Written by SUZANNE MARINO Tuesday, July 01, 2014 04:00 pm

Sam Goldstein, 5, of Linwood and his little brother Luke, 2, are digging in and definitely enjoying their ice cream at The Alcove Sundaes on Sunday event last summer. Sam Goldstein, 5, of Linwood and his little brother Luke, 2, are digging in and definitely enjoying their ice cream at The Alcove Sundaes on Sunday event last summer.

LINWOOD – There’s no better way to beat the heat on a hot July afternoon than dig into a big dish of ice cream.

That is exactly what is on the bill for Sunday, July 13 at All Wars Memorial Park on Shore Road in Linwood where the Alcove Center for Grieving Children and their Families will hold its fifth annual Sundaes on Sunday Ice Cream Festival fundraiser from noon to 6 p.m.

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Prom night sparkles for all MRHS students

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Written by SUZANNE MARINO Friday, June 13, 2014 08:01 pm

Friends from the Peers in Transition program get ready to head to the MRHS prom together. From left is Aryan Hasheminejad of Northfield, David Cozzan of Linwood, Rebecca Lovell of Somers Point, Chelsea Cummings of Northfield, JT Barnett of Somers Point and Michelle McMullin of Linwood. Friends from the Peers in Transition program get ready to head to the MRHS prom together. From left is Aryan Hasheminejad of Northfield, David Cozzan of Linwood, Rebecca Lovell of Somers Point, Chelsea Cummings of Northfield, JT Barnett of Somers Point and Michelle McMullin of Linwood.

LINWOOD – Just like every other student, students in the Peers in Transition program at Mainland Regional High School were excited to attend the Mainland prom and spent all day Friday getting ready. As the big event neared, the students headed back to the school where they waited till their limousine arrived to whisk them away to the Sheraton Atlantic City for the highly anticipated event.  

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Summer beach concert series kicks off Friday in Somers Point

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Written by Suzanne Marino Thursday, June 12, 2014 08:09 pm

SOMERS POINT—Music is a big part of summer in Somers Point. So grab the beach chairs and maybe a blanket and get ready for a good time and some great music to start off the summer at the beach series. The first of the Friday evening beach concerts on the William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue here is set for this Friday, June 13.

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Somers Point, Linwood, Northfield In Your Town

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, June 12, 2014 12:00 am

Northfield

Zumbathon

The Alcove Center for Grieving Children and their Families is having a zumbathon at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14 at Shore Fellowship Church, 1049 Ocean Heights
Ave. in Egg Harbor Township. Call 609-457-2799.

Plant based diets

Come to Northfield Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 16 for a program titled, “Forks over Knives,” discussing a whole-foods, plant-based diet. Come see the movie and taste some samples. For information visit the library at 241 W. Mill Road or call 609-646-4476.

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Attention MRHS parents and prom-goers

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Written by Suzanne Marino Thursday, June 05, 2014 06:27 pm

MRHS Prom 2013 MRHS Prom 2013  The Mainland Current is compiling a digital slideshow of the MRHS Prom and invite you to add yours as well.Email your photos to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or submit them on Facebook facebook.com/MainlandCurrent. Just remember to identify you and your friends in the photos. 

Looking forward to seeing you in our coverage!

 

   

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