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Absecon Police investigate nighttime armed robbery of a delivery driver

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 10:23 am

A restaurant delivery driver is without his cash, credit cards and Iphone this morning after he was robbed by two men, including one armed with a handgun, police say./Absecon Police Department A restaurant delivery driver is without his cash, credit cards and Iphone this morning after he was robbed by two men, including one armed with a handgun, police say./Absecon Police Department ABSECON – A restaurant delivery driver is without his cash, credit cards and Iphone this morning after he was robbed by two men, including one armed with a handgun, police say.

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Pleasantville’s Browne makes Salisbury University’s dean’s list

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 21, 2014 03:11 pm

SALISBURY, Md. – A Pleasantville native has been named to the Dean’s List at Salisbury University for the spring 2014 semester.

Niya Browne of Pleasantville was one of two Atlantic County students to make the list.

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Absecon Lions install officers

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 21, 2014 11:50 am

Alex Corkhill was elected club president for 2014-15 during the Absecon Lions Club’s installation ceremony held June 21 at the Smithville Inn in Galloway . He is standing in the center with new with new members Missy and John Wexler./ Submitted Alex Corkhill was elected club president for 2014-15 during the Absecon Lions Club’s installation ceremony held June 21 at the Smithville Inn in Galloway . He is standing in the center with new with new members Missy and John Wexler./ Submitted ABSECON _ Alex Corkhill was elected club president for 2014-15 during the Absecon Lions Club’s installation ceremony held June 21 at the Smithville Inn in Galloway.

Corkhill has been an active member of the Absecon Lions Club for six years.

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Knights of Columbus announce 2014-15 scholarship winners

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 21, 2014 10:24 am

Nine high school students have received Edward J. Walls, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund scholarships for the 2014-15 school year from the Knights of Columbus Villa Marie Council No. 6342. Nine high school students have received Edward J. Walls, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund scholarships for the 2014-15 school year from the Knights of Columbus Villa Marie Council No. 6342. Nine high school students have received Edward J. Walls Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund scholarships for the 2014-’15 school year from the Knights of Columbus Villa Marie Council No. 6342.

The Knights made the announcement last week.

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Cruise to the Greek Isles

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Written by Staff Reports Sunday, July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Cruise to the Greek Isles Cruise to the Greek Isles The Current traveled on a Celebrity Cruise to the Greek Isles.  Pictured at the Acropolis & Parthenon in Athens are Mary & Tom Rehr of Absecon; Linda Carson of Northfield; Janet Kurland of Ventnor and Mary & Larry Hoak of Galloway.

 

Absecon judge appointed to state Appellate Division

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Friday, July 18, 2014 01:30 pm

Superior Court Judge Carol E. Higbee will move to the Appellate Division effective Aug. 1, Chief Justice Stuart Rabner announced last week.

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Save the date for the Pedal-Paddle-Run

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 02:17 pm

ABSECON - The Absecon Education Foundation will present the 14th annual Pedal-Paddle-Run race on Saturday, Sept. 27 with a rain date of the following day.

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Pleasantville Police Blotter, June 26 - July 14

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 11:46 am

Teh folloing arrests were released by the Pleasantville Police Department on July 15, 2014. The names listed below were compiled by the Pleasantville Police Department. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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Emergency road work in Pleasantville

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 15, 2014 02:28 pm

PLEASANTVILLE _ A portion of Main Street will be closed until 7 p.m. this evening (Tuesday, July 15) to allow for emergency work by New Jersey Water Company personnel, according to Linda Gilmore, an Atlantic County spokeswoman.

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Three juveniles arrested in connection with Absecon burglaries

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 14, 2014 03:43 pm

Three Pleasantville juveniles were arrested Saturday, July 12, after Absecon Police received a 9-1-1 report in which the caller spotted them looking into vehicles on Minnetonka Avenue./Absecon Police Three Pleasantville juveniles were arrested Saturday, July 12, after Absecon Police received a 9-1-1 report in which the caller spotted them looking into vehicles on Minnetonka Avenue./Absecon Police ABSECON _ Three Pleasantville juveniles were arrested Saturday, July 12, after Absecon Police received a 9-1-1 report in which the caller spotted them looking into vehicles on Minnetonka Avenue.

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