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May 14, 2019

New American Legion World Series logo unveiled

The American Legion and Cleveland County (N.C.) ALWS Baseball, Inc., released the new logo for the American Legion World Series (ALWS). With Shelby, N.C., affirmed as the host of the American Legion World Series in perpetuity, both parties agreed to unify the visual identity of the event by combining to... Read more →


Two Egg Harbor Residents Arrested following Drug Investigation

MAYS LANDING – Two Egg Harbor City men have been arrested and charged with multiple narcotics offenses, following search warrant executions that recovered drugs, weapons and money, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Joshua Cortes On May 8, 2019, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs Guns and Narcotics completed... Read more →


ATLANTIC CITY POLICE DETECTIVES HONORED IN CEREMONIAL TREE PLANTING

MAYS LANDING- This morning, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office recognized and honored Atlantic City Police Det. Josh Vadell (retired) and Det. Thomas McCabe as part of the First Annual Rooted in Justice Commemorative Tree Planting Ceremony. “On behalf of every law enforcement officer that has served in Atlantic County, past... Read more →


Delaware Fish & Wildlife seeks volunteers

to help nesting diamondback terrapins along the Bayshore DOVER (May 14, 2019) – DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is seeking volunteers to help diamondback terrapins at a prominent nesting location where they come ashore to lay eggs, Port Mahon Road near Little Creek along the Delaware Bayshore. Optional volunteer... Read more →


Rancocas Valley Regional High School to Host Powerful Pre-Prom Program

High School Seniors to Face the Realities of Drinking and Driving with Mock Crash Using Students and area First Responders as Actors Rancocas Valley Regional High School will call its senior classof nearly 500 students to the front lawn on Thursday, May 16 to witness a mock car crash. The... Read more →


Camden Celebrates Opening of New Turf Field at KIPP Cooper Norcross Lanning Square Campus

Athletic Field Funded by $250,000 grant from the Philadelphia Eagles, the NFL Foundation and LISC and a matching $250,000 grant from The Cooper Foundation Camden, N.J. – KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy (KCNA) celebrated the opening of a new turf field at its Lanning Square campus in Camden, New Jersey on... Read more →


NJBIA: Don't Delay Repayments for Property Tax Appeals

Businesses that successfully appeal their property tax assessments could be forced to wait years for their full repayments under legislation the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) testified against today. The Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee released legislation that would allow municipalities to repay nonresidential tax appeal refunds... Read more →


NJ Sues Polluters Over PFOA Foam- Used in Firefighting Today, Attorney General Grewal, DEP Commissioner McCabe, and Acting Division of Consumer Affairs Director Paul Rodríguez announced a suit against 3M, DuPont, and others for manufacturing or selling toxic chemicals in firefighting foam product. These companies have been selling these products... Read more →


NJ NEWS COMMONS: ANALYSTS PROJECT NJ COULD SEE $533M BOOST

In Trenton today, the nonpartisan Office of Legislative Services is scheduled to present a budget report before the state Assembly. The findings show that the state budget is now in better shape than its analysts originally expected, thanks to $484 million in revenue from taxpayers. Not everyone has acted surprised,... Read more →


Watching Sheeba's Eye

View Penn Vet Extra - By: Sacha Adorno Sheeba, at John Vagner's side Sheeba never strays far from her owner John Vagner’s side. She’s his best bud and, as a diabetic alert dog trained by nonprofit Canine Partners for Life, his most astute signaler of a blood sugar drop or... Read more →


May Programming at Avalon Free Public Library, Avalon History Center

April showers and spring flowers are finally here! Enjoy these great programs at the Avalon Free Public Library and History Center. Stay tuned for author talks, motivational programming and the official launch to our summer reading program! A full calendar of events can be found at www.avalonfreelibrary.org. Wednesday, May 16... Read more →


Delaware's ‘Take a Kid Fishing!’ program dates

DOVER (May 2019) – Do you know a child or young teen who might enjoy learning about fishing and delight in having the opportunity to catch a fish? DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife invites budding anglers age 6 through 15 to come out and learn to fish with a... Read more →


Piano Player Raising Money to Pay for Wife's Cancer Treatment

Richie Levoi UPDATED: PHILADELPHIA, PA--Richie Levoi, a local piano player and singer is raising money to help his wife who has stage 4 breast cancer. He is performing a Billy Joel tribute show at Jolly's Bar in Philadelphia in May where he will also advertise local business owners who sponsor... Read more →


Garbage Bag Gala Hosted by Salvation Army Kroc Center

Hosted by the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Camden City Fashion Show Supports Women’s and Family Programs at Kroc Center Camden City, NJ – The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Camden will hold its 4th Annual Garbage Bag Gala Fashion Show on Thursday, May 16... Read more →


*Winslow PD Sobriety Checkpoint May 17-19

WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, NJ --During the weekend of May 17, 2019 the Winslow Township Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint. The purpose of this checkpoint is to deter individuals from operating a motor vehicle in an intoxicating state, locate, and apprehend intoxicated motorists within the Township of Winslow. This... Read more →


Florence I. Collins (nee Ruffner) age 101, of Bellmawr

Florence I. Collins (nee Ruffner), on May 12, 2019, of Bellmawr. Age 101. Beloved wife of 47 years of the late Carl Hollobaugh and the late Lafayette Collins. Dear sister of the late Claire, Walter, Leslie, Merle, Sara and Blanche. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great... Read more →


Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival May 18

SLAUGHTER BEACH (May 10, 2019) – The DuPont Nature Center at Mispillion Harbor Reserve, a DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facility, will host its 10th annual Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 18, to celebrate the spring arrival of spawning horseshoe crabs... Read more →


POPE JOHN PAUL II HIGH SCHOOL LEGACY OF IMPACT HALL OF FAME

TO HONOR 7 NOTABLE ALUMNI FIGURES WHO HAVE MADE A MARK IN VARIOUS DISCIPLINES OF SOCIETY Pope John Paul II High School in Royersford (Montgomery County) will induct seven honorees into its Legacy of Impact Hall of Fame for 2019. This annual event celebrates the accomplishments and achievements of the... Read more →


ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA HONORS DISTINGUISHED SCHOLARS

FROM CATHOLIC SECONDARY SCHOOLS AT THE 40TH ANNUAL ACADEMIC HONORS CONVOCATION Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap. will be the main celebrant during a Liturgy of the Word preceding the 40th Annual Academic Honors Convocation at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. The 2019 All Catholic Chorus will... Read more →


Beach Concerts in Somers Point

Get ready for an array of summer concerts in Somers Point. (Photo courtesy Suasion) Somers Point celebrates summertime with its 27th Annual AtlantiCare Concerts on the beach starting Friday, June 21. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue starting at 7 p.m. and are free to... Read more →