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May proclaimed as Poppy Month in memory of our veterans

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, May 05, 2014 12:17 pm

Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson proclaimed May as Poppy Month in a presentation held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 1 at the Atlantic County Library’s Pleasantville branch, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Pictured from left are Audrey Robinson, president of the American Legion Auxiliary, Mainland Post No. 81; Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson and Miss Poppy Day Se’renity Smith, 6, of Galloway./Submitted Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson proclaimed May as Poppy Month in a presentation held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 1 at the Atlantic County Library’s Pleasantville branch, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Pictured from left are Audrey Robinson, president of the American Legion Auxiliary, Mainland Post No. 81; Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson and Miss Poppy Day Se’renity Smith, 6, of Galloway./Submitted PLEASANTVILLE _ Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson proclaimed May as Poppy Month in a presentation held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 1 at the Atlantic County Library’s Pleasantville branch, 33 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.

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It’s Diaper Month at Absecon United Methodist Church

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, May 05, 2014 10:30 am

The United Methodist Women of the Absecon United Methodist Church have declared that May is Diaper Month and the organization is spearheading the collection of diapers as part of the The United Methodist Women of the Absecon United Methodist Church have declared that May is Diaper Month and the organization is spearheading the collection of diapers as part of the ABSECON – The United Methodist Women of the Absecon United Methodist Church have declared that May is Diaper Month and the organization is spearheading the collection of diapers as part of the "No Baby Wet Behind" program.

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Atlantic City man struck, killed while crossing White Horse Pike

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Monday, May 05, 2014 08:06 am

ABSECON  An Atlantic City man died early Sunday evening after he was struck by a vehicle while attempting to run across the White Horse Pike, according to a statement issued by Ptl. Christian F. Cavileer of the Absecon Police Department.

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Cherry Hill man accused of stealing $3,314 in merchandise from Absecon Home Depot

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Saturday, May 03, 2014 06:45 am

ABSECON – A Cherry Hill man apparently took a national home improvement chain up on its offer to “spring into savings” when he sprang into the parking lot with $3,314 worth of unpaid items, according to police.

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Pleasantville seniors show off their style

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Friday, May 02, 2014 12:41 pm

 

Scores of Pleasantville senior citizens dined, smiled and had a great time during the annual Spring Fling held Friday, May 2 at the Pleasantville Recreation Center. The annual allows Pleasantville seniors to get away for a good time, enjoy good music. This year’s theme was a best hat contest./ R.J. Liberatore Jr. Scores of Pleasantville senior citizens dined, smiled and had a great time during the annual Spring Fling held Friday, May 2 at the Pleasantville Recreation Center. The annual allows Pleasantville seniors to get away for a good time, enjoy good music. This year’s theme was a best hat contest./ R.J. Liberatore Jr.
Scores of Pleasantville senior citizens dined, smiled and had a great time during the annual Spring Fling held Friday, May 2 at the Pleasantville Recreation Center. The annual allows Pleasantville seniors to get away for a good time, enjoy good music. This year’s theme was a best hat contest.

 

 

 

 

Man walks into traffic, struck by vehicle

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Friday, May 02, 2014 08:16 am

PLEASANTVILLE - A 38-year-old man was seriously injured Thursday, May 1 when he walked into traffic and was struck by a passing vehicle, according to a statement from the Pleasantville Police Department.

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Letter: Ranchers are living on welfare

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Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, April 29, 2014 11:00 pm

To the editor:

It’s perversely ironic for rancher Cliven Bundy to excoriate poor people for collecting government subsidies, while ripping off the federal government of a million dollars in grazing fees. But, even if he were to pay up, Bundy and his fellow ranchers would still be living on government welfare.

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Removing an eyesore

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, April 29, 2014 03:42 pm

A demolition crane scoops up and removes the remains of an 80-year-old building Tuesday, April 29 at 18 W. Washington Ave. This building and the one located at 28 W. Washington Ave. are being torn down to remove what city officials have described as an eyesore. Additional demolition work is planned for the Center City redevelopment project which should get underway later this spring or early this summer./R.J. Liberatore Jr. A demolition crane scoops up and removes the remains of an 80-year-old building Tuesday, April 29 at 18 W. Washington Ave. This building and the one located at 28 W. Washington Ave. are being torn down to remove what city officials have described as an eyesore. Additional demolition work is planned for the Center City redevelopment project which should get underway later this spring or early this summer./R.J. Liberatore Jr. PLEASANTVILLE - A demolition crane scoops up and removes the remains of an 80-year-old building Tuesday, April 29 at 28 W. Washington Ave. This building was removed to eliminate what city officials described as an eyesore. Additional demolition work is planned in the area to make way for the Center City redevelopment. The long-awaited project should get underway later this spring or early this summer.

   

Family left homeless after early morning fire

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, April 29, 2014 03:38 pm

A Pleasantville family was left homeless after a fire torched their two-story home on the 400 block of West Bayview Avenue early Tuesday, April 29. The adjoining home suffered heat damage in the blaze. One person suffered minor injuries. The home was built in 1920, according to the New Jersey Association of County Tax Boards website./R.J. Liberatore Jr. A Pleasantville family was left homeless after a fire torched their two-story home on the 400 block of West Bayview Avenue early Tuesday, April 29. The adjoining home suffered heat damage in the blaze. One person suffered minor injuries. The home was built in 1920, according to the New Jersey Association of County Tax Boards website./R.J. Liberatore Jr.  PLEASANTVILLE - A Pleasantville family was left homeless after a fire torched their two-story home on the 400 block of West Bayview Avenue early Tuesday, April 29. The adjoining home suffered heat damage in the blaze. One person suffered minor injuries. The home was built in 1920, according to the New Jersey Association of County Tax Boards' website.

 

Phi Delta Kappa’s Golden Cotillion

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Written by R.J. Liberatore Jr. Tuesday, April 29, 2014 01:20 pm

The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., Iota Chapter is sponsoring its inaugural Gold Cotillion, 6-10 p.m., Saturday, May 17 at Harbor Pines Golf Club, 500 St. Andrews Drive, Egg Harbor Township./Submitted The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., Iota Chapter is sponsoring its inaugural Gold Cotillion, 6-10 p.m., Saturday, May 17 at Harbor Pines Golf Club, 500 St. Andrews Drive, Egg Harbor Township./Submitted EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., Iota Chapter is sponsoring its inaugural Gold Cotillion, 6-10 p.m., Saturday, May 17 at Harbor Pines Golf Club, 500 St. Andrews Drive, Egg Harbor Township.

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