Cape May County Region
Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, March 18, 2015 12:00 am
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Area residents interested in learning more about careers in health care and nursing are invited to a free information session presented by Atlantic Cape Community College from 6-7:30 p.m., Monday, April 20, in room 113 of the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road.
The session will review regional training and career options, explore employment and educations opportunities and provide information about entry-level positions through advanced technical training and degree options.
Written by Staff Reports Monday, March 16, 2015 09:38 am
LOWER TOWNSHIP – The public is invited to family board game night at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 25, at the Lower Cape Branch Library, 2600 BayshoreRoad,Villas.
Board and card games include Scrabble, Uno, Life and checkers.
Written by Staff Reports Monday, March 16, 2015 09:37 am
LOWER TOWNSHIP – The Cape May County 4-H Foundation will hold a program for children ages 5-8 at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, March 19, at the Lower Cape Library, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas.
Hands-on activities are planned to introduce children to 4-H projects. Parents and guardians are encouraged to attend with their children.
Written by Staff Reports Sunday, March 15, 2015 12:00 am
VINELAND - Cumberland County Freeholder Jim Sauro announced on Tuesday, March 3 that he plans to seek the Republican nomination for state Assembly in the 1st Legislative District and run on a ticket with incumbent GOP state Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi.
Democrats have said they will wait until next week to say who will join incumbent state Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak to face the Republicans in this year’s election.
Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, March 11, 2015 09:23 am
VINELAND – Democrats have announced that a Vietnam veteran will join incumbent Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak to challenge Republicans for the 1st District in New Jersey General Assembly in the November election.
Written by Staff Reports Tuesday, March 10, 2015 12:00 am
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Cape May County will take a step closer to a three-day county festival this May when freeholders vote on a resolution Tuesday, March 10 (too late for publication) naming the first week of May each year as Coast Guard Community Week.
At the same time, the resolution is expected to confirm May 8-10 as the dates for the county’s first Coast Guard Community Festival.
Written by David Benson Tuesday, March 03, 2015 04:04 pm
Bob Martin, commissioner state Department of Environmental Protection, said in a March 2 press release that pressure from increased harvesting of northern diamondback terrapins in coastal areas of the state led him to close the remainder of the commercial harvest season for this turtle species.
Written by Christopher South Friday, February 27, 2015 03:00 pm
Nanos’s drone, a DJI Phantom II, has four helicopter-like blades and is outfitted with a camera that captures photos and videos.
Written by Staff Reports Saturday, February 21, 2015 12:00 am
NORTHFIELD – Volunteers are sought for the Heartland Hospice to visit hospice patients and families in Cape May, Atlantic, or Cumberland counties. Hospice volunteers give caregivers a break to run errands or catch up on rest.
Volunteer training is provided. For more information, call 609-641-4675 or 856-251-0707.
Written by Christopher South Friday, February 20, 2015 03:50 pm
Residents call for task force to deal with homelessness
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE — In the midst of record cold temperatures, some locals want to make sure the homeless in Cape May County have a warm place to sleep.
Written by Staff Reports Friday, February 20, 2015 12:00 am
CAPE MAY - Youth ages 10-14 are invited to the free “Tween Game Day” at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 26, at the Lower Cape Branch Library, 2600 Bayshore Road, Villas.
Snacks will be served, and tweens will play board games, card games, and Wii games.
Written by Staff Reports Wednesday, February 18, 2015 11:53 am
MAYS LANDING – Cyndi Leatherwood, Cape May County’s 2014 Teacher of the Year, will be one of the instructors leading discussions at this year’s Edcamp South Jersey at the William Davies Middle School, 1876 Dr. Dennis Foreman Drive, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 28.
Leatherwood, a Dennis Township 8th grade teacher, said in a press release, “Edcamp will give everyone who attends a chance to learn about all sorts of topics like technology in the classroom and encouraging community involvement in education and much more.”
- Freeholders oppose ocean drilling
- 200 Club to award up to $27,500 in scholarships
- FEMA revises flood maps for some Cape May and Atlantic County towns
- Flu virus hitting hard in South Jersey
- Spending up $3M in proposed county budget
- Coast Guard works to free grounded vessel
- County officials honor former TV 40 news team
- Event raises $35,000 in for cancer services at medical center
- Overpass project continues
- Sheriff, freeholders sworn to new terms
- Lawmakers call for support of police in wake of slaying
- County recognizes work of the late Frank Unkle
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