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Absecon police report attempted late-night child luring

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 08, 2014 10:25 am

Absecon Police Department Absecon Police Department ABSECON - A 14-year-old Absecon girl was forced to run for safety Monday evening when a man attempted to lure her into his car, according to the Absecon Police.

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Two neighborhood shootings in six days have Pleasantville police concerned

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 07, 2014 04:45 pm

Pleasantville Police Department Pleasantville Police Department PLEASANTVILLE – Pleasantville Police Department detectives are investigating if a there is a connection between a pair of neighborhood shootings in six days that killed one man.

Devon Leggette, 18, was shot in the lower middle back at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 6 while he stood with a group of guys near the basketball courts at Woodland and Fourth avenues, according to Pleasantville Police Capt. Rocky Melendez.

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Atlantic County Animal Shelter extends reduced cat adoption fees through July

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 07, 2014 02:06 pm

Clyde can’t wait to be adopted and taken home by a loving family. See his friends at www.aclink.org/animalshelter.  Because the Atlantic County Animal Shelter’s Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat promotion was so successful last month, officials have extended the program through eht end of July./Atlantic County Animal Shelter photo Clyde can’t wait to be adopted and taken home by a loving family. See his friends at www.aclink.org/animalshelter. Because the Atlantic County Animal Shelter’s Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat promotion was so successful last month, officials have extended the program through eht end of July./Atlantic County Animal Shelter photo PLEASANTVILLE - Because the Atlantic County Animal Shelter’s Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat promotion was so successful last month, officials have extended the program through the end of July.

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St. Elizabeth Ann Seton 38th annual Chicken Barbecue

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, July 07, 2014 12:09 pm

The barbecue that has lasted nearly four decades is back. Find out the latest information on the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton 38th annual Chicken Barbecue by clicking here:

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Absecon police reports door-to-door solicitors without permits

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Sunday, July 06, 2014 05:34 pm

ABSECON - The Absecon Police Department is warning residents that it has received several complaints of unregistered door-to-door solicitors who are attempting to sell items or obtain donations.

“The Police Department would like to remind our residents that sometimes this activity can lead to burglary, robbery, and or thefts,” Ptl. Christian F. Cavileer said in a release.

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Hanging at the Mayor’s house

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 01, 2014 03:37 pm

Friends and family spent the day at the home of Absecon Mayor John Armstrong recently in a meet the candidates’  night along Absecon Creek./submitted Friends and family spent the day at the home of Absecon Mayor John Armstrong recently in a meet the candidates’ night along Absecon Creek./submitted Friends and family spent the day at the home of Absecon Mayor John Armstrong recently in a meet the candidates’ night along Absecon Creek.

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Absecon police report rash of burglaries

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

ABSECON _ The Absecon Police Department warns residents to monitor their neighborhoods following a rash of recent residential burglaries, according to a release prepared by Sgt. Robert Ponzetti.

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County investigates shooting death of 28-year-old Pleasantville man

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 01, 2014 01:15 pm

A 28-year-old city man was shot and killed Monday evening in the same neighborhood where an anti-violence organization held a community cookout two days before./NJDOC A 28-year-old city man was shot and killed Monday evening in the same neighborhood where an anti-violence organization held a community cookout two days before./NJDOC PLEASANTVILLE - A 28-year-old city man was shot and killed Monday evening in the same neighborhood where an anti-violence organization held a community cookout two days before.

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Absecon Library Summer Events

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 01, 2014 11:35 am

The fun doesn’t stop during the summer at the Absecon Library. Here are the summer programs for children to be held at 10 a.m. on the following Wednesdays: Chad Juros, magician, Aug. 6; Philadelphia Zoo on Wheels, Aug. 13; Snakes and Scales, Aug. 20 and Joe Holiday’s “Reading Books” Magic Show, Aug. 27.  Call 609-646-2228 for information.

 

Salem United Methodist Church Yardsale Fundraiser

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, July 01, 2014 11:33 am

PLEASANTVILLE - The Salem United Methodist Church Fundraising Committee is hosting a yard sale fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, July 19 at Willard Avenue and South Main Street. For lot rentals, costs, call Salem United Methodist Church at 609-646-2200 or Beverly Nelson 609-576-2426.

   

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