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Cumberland County Is Young
The median age of a Cumberland County resident is 37 years old based on the recent numbers released by the Census Bureau. The age places the county as tied for the third youngest in the Garden Stat...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amphitheater Fees Slashed
BRIDGETON — After the long awaited return of Sunset Lake, the Bridgeton Recreation Department is now able to offer a lakefront view for special events at the Donald Rainier Amphitheater. In celebra...
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Eligible for No Payment Loans
BRIDGETON — Cumberland County officials want eligible homeowners in parts of Cumberland County to know about a state-funded program that offers a limited number of deferred no-interest loans for ma...
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4-H to Collect Sheets for Vets
MILLVILLE — In an effort to serve veterans in their local community, members of the 4-H Teen Council will be collecting new and gently used bed sheets at the Cumberland County Fair: July 7-11. Look...
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Fish Buddy License Advances
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TRENTON — Legislation that would create an annual New Jersey “Fishing Buddy License” and would amend current law for all around sportsman and fishing licenses was recently approved by the Assembly....
Movement on Tax Credit for Working Poor
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TRENTON — The Senate on Monday approved legislation sponsored by Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-Gloucester) to increase the tax credit for the working poor, accepting the governor’s conditional ...
Red, White & Blue Picnic
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WOODSTOWN — Faith and Freedom Coalition of New Jersey will host its annual Red, White and Blue Picnic at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 7 at the Woodstown Moose Lodge, 13 Bypass Road. Bring a favorite salad ...
Zoo Loses a Family Member
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
BRIDGETON — The Cohanzick Zoo recently announced the passing of Ganesha, its beautiful white tiger. Zoo officials said he was suffering from a degenerative spinal disease. His advanced age (18 year...
Purple Martin Spectacular Dates Announced
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
PORT NORRIS — The 14th Annual Purple Martin Spectacular is slated for Fridays and Saturdays, Aug. 14, 15, 21 and 22. Part of the celebration is the evening boat cruise aboard the Bodacious, which w...
New Co. Brochure Released
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
MILLVILLE — Cumberland County Improvement Authority officials want decision makers who are considering relocating or expanding their business in our county to say “YES.” That’s why the CCIA’s campa...
Deerfield Twp. Holds Youth Gov't Day
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
DEERFIELD TWP. — MORE THAN 40 years ago Deerfield Township Recreation Committee, working with teachers and administrators of Deerfield Township School, started a youth government program to teach y...
REASON TO CELEBRATE
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
VINELAND — The Vineland High School select choir and madrigal singers recently delivered silver medal performances at the American Choir Directors' Association NJ State Choral Festival and Adjudica...
230 Years Celebrated
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
PORT ELIZABETH UNITED Methodist Church, 142 Port Elizabeth-Cumberland Road in Port Elizabeth recently celebrated 230 years of uninterrupted service. A celebration was held, bringing many out-of-tow...
Gardening 120 : Basics & Beyond Consider Adding Native Plants to Your Garden
by By TERRI BALLAS
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
When I was young, during the “back to nature” days of the late 1960s and early 1970s, the term “ecology” was something I heard a lot about. The definition of the term “ecology” is: “the branch of b...
Phone Is Your Library Card
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BRIDGETON — The Cumberland County Library is now accepting smartphone apps like CardStart and KeyRing which act like a library card. The library accepts and reads the library barcode numbers stored...
Air Field Museum NYC Trip
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MILLVILLE — The Millville Army Air Field Museum has scheduled a bus trip to New York City on Saturday, Dec. 5. Drop off is 10 a.m. at Radio City Music Hall. Pick up is 5:30 p.m. Cost is $40 per sea...