OPERATIONS SPECIALIST 3rd Class Jazmin Portillo stands port lookout watch aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) on the Philippine Sea. Abraham Lincoln Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability through alliances and partnerships while serving as a ready-response force in support of a free and […]
KUDOS TO Marcus Weaver of the Mill Creek Urban Farm in Bridgeton. Weaver recently donated plants to the Bridgeton Friends of the Library plant sale.
VOLUNTEERS from Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County and Accion Social Puertorriquena helped clean-up Carmen Gonzalez Park in Vineland. The two groups adopted the park which is located behind Sabater School in an effort to help keep our communities cleaner as part of the City of Vineland’s Clean Communities Program!
LAKESIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL in Millville recently celebrated World Down Syndrome Day by participating in Rock Your Socks Off. Students and staff wore all different kinds of unique socks to show awareness and support for those with Down Syndrome. Participating above are Ms. Abel and Ms. Mac.
THE ZONTA CLUB of Cumberland County recently donated hundreds of new items to the Domestic Violence Women’s Shelter located in Cumberland County. The donation included new clothing, diapers, cosmetics, hand sanitizers, masks, and toys, among many others. From left are: Luz Petty, case manager/outreach worker for the shelter, which is administrated through the Center for Family Services, who accepted the […]
Kudos…Raquel Soto who was named the new executive director of the Spirit & Truth Ministries/ Vineland Soup Kitchen. Soto, a Vineland resident, is also a proud recipient of a Home Town Hero Award, 2018. Soto and her husband have three children, and her hobbies include traveling, karate, riding motorcycles and 4-wheelers, and spending time with family and friends. “Growing up […]
CONGRATULATIONS to Sabater Teacher of the Year, Stephanie Armstrong, left, and Professional Support Staff of the Year, nurse Omaira Capriotti. Both work in the Vineland School District.
JULIE GUZMAN of Buena was crowned Miss Tri-City 2022. Guzman will not only be representing Vineland, Millville and Buena for the year, but she will also receive scholarships and prizes from local businesses and donors. First runner-up was Amoni Jones of Vineland. Guzman was one of five contestants who vied for the coveted title. Contestants competed in interview, casual wear, […]
Kudos…Kasey Tuttle who was named the new preschool director at the Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA in Vineland. Tuttle’s career has prepared her for this position. She was most recently a preschool principal with Chesterbrook Academy, having progressed from assistant principal with that organization. Chesterbrook honored Tuttle by naming her to the National Council of Preschool Principals. Her other jobs have […]
CONGRATULATIONS to Lucas Rivera of Winslow Elementary School. Rivera’s Tropical Salad recipe was declared the winning dish Future Chef competition held recently by Sodexo, the district’s food-service provider. In addition to keeping his chef jacket and hat, Rivera won a FitBit, cookbook, a cookware set, and other cooking tools. The top three winners received medals and all participants received certificates […]