Atlantic County Region
Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, July 22, 2014 11:47 am
MAYS LANDING – Atlantic Cape Community College will offer introductory training for those interested in a career as a security officer. The 24-hour course applies to all security practitioners and former law enforcement personnel tasked with the safety and security of the businesses they serve.
Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Monday, July 21, 2014 12:11 pm
Atlantic County Executive Dennis Levinson is pledging the assistance of county government for residents who are facing the threat of unemployment due to the projected closings of Revel, Showboat and Trump Plaza casinos.
More than 6,500 Atlantic City casino employees recently received Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification or WARN notices advising them in advance of scheduled closings or mass layoffs. The effective dates are Aug. 18 for 3,286 Revel employees, Aug. 31 for 2,139 Showboat employees, and Sept. 16 for 1,153 Trump Plaza employees.
Written by Staff Reports Friday, July 18, 2014 12:20 pm
“Responsible offshore wind energy development has the potential to create jobs, expand our domestic clean energy resources, and strengthen our nation’s economic competitiveness,” said Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell in making the announcement.
Written by Staff Reports Thursday, July 17, 2014 05:12 pm
Written by Madelaine Vitale Wednesday, July 16, 2014 01:22 pm
“We hit our state standards,” new GEHR Superintendent John Keenan said Monday, July 14. “All good things are happening. We are a high-performance district.”
Written by Nanette LoBiondo Galloway Tuesday, July 15, 2014 03:22 pm
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP – Quiltmakers the world over will tell you there’s a backstory to every quilt they make. Most times, at least here in America, they are stories about coming of age, friendships, families or romance.
The quilts currently on display at the Noyes Museum on Lily Lake Road tell quite a different story. Seeing their beauty might fool the viewer, but each quilt relays a grim story of oppression against women and children, including child and sex slavery, genital mutilation, rape, violence, war and poverty.
Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, July 15, 2014 09:32 am
The following birth announcements were provided by Shore Medical Center located in Somers Point.
Nicole Chamberlin of Galloway welcomed a son on May 23.
Johnice Norris and James Whitfield of Somers Point welcomed a daughter on June 2.
Kayle and John Sher of Margate welcomed a daughter, McKenzie Anne Sher, on June 4.
Jeanine Ellis and Robert Ford, Jr. of Egg Harbor Township welcomed a son, Robert Allen Ford, III, on June 6.
Written by Staff Reports Monday, July 14, 2014 04:18 pm
MAYS LANDING—Atlantic Cape Community College will offer a new certification program for those interested in becoming substitute teachers. This 10-hour program provides an overview of the role and expectations of the substitute teacher, as well as the application and certification process. Upon completion, students will receive one Continuing Education Unit.
Written by Staff Reports Monday, July 14, 2014 03:49 pm
MAYS LANDING—There is still time to register for the fall semester at Atlantic Cape Community College. Fall semester classes begin Sept. 2.
The college offers 55 degree programs, with classes that include: Fundamental Drawing, Principles of Marketing, Public Speaking, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Macroeconomics, Shakespeare, Introduction to Engineering, World Geography, Music Appreciation, World Myths and Legends, Child Psychology, Principles of Sociology and more.
Written by Staff Reports Friday, July 11, 2014 02:49 pm
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Atlantic Cape Community College will offer its first credit classes in Hammonton this fall at Kramer Hall, 30 Front St. Classes include:
Intro to Computers, Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m.
- Stockton raises $25.36 million
- Stockton tuition to increase 2 percent
- Local Realtors collect backbacks for students
- Brown announces three-bill plan for ‘fair development’ in Atlantic City
- AmeriCorps New Jersey seeks watershed ambassadors
- County advises what to do during heatwave
- Summer Splash
- When did July 4 become an actual national holiday?
- Do you know the history of the National Anthem?
- Coast Guard urges mariners, swimmers to take caution over July Fourth weekend
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