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Heenan Reappointed to MUA; Lindsay Named Acting Co. Counsel

CREST HAVEN - Carol Heenan of Ocean City was reappointed to the Cape May County Municipal Utilities Authority by freeholders Jan. 9. Her new term will expire Feb. 1, 2023. At the same meeting, the board approved the appointment of Jeffrey R. Lindsay as acting county counsel. His appointment date wa

CAPE MAY COUNTY HERALD - 2018-01-15 17:56:00

Margate firefighters conduct ice rescue training

The Margate City Fire Department Platoon 2 conducted ice rescue training Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 9-10 on the Thurlow Avenue lagoon, where the ice was nearly 8 inches thick. Training was conducted under the direction and supervision of Capt. Tim Wainwright and Lt. Brad Eissler and property pwner

SHORE NEWS TODAY - 2018-01-15 18:08:00

Gloria Merilson's artwork lives on at the Longport Library

Gloria Merilson, a local artist who died in 2005, was known for her work in oil paints on canvas. Friday, January 12 Gloria Merilson, a local artist who died in 2005, was known for her work in oil paints on canvas. Friday, January 12 A portrait of Gloria Merilson, painted by another artist, hangs wi

SHORE NEWS TODAY - 2018-01-15 21:49:00

Sunday morning Linwood fire under investigation

LINWOOD - The state fire marshal's office is investigating the cause of a Sunday morning fire. When city firefighters arrived about 5:30 a.m. for a fire at a home on the 1900 block of Shore Road, they found heavy fire on the first and second floors, with fire spreading to the third floor, firefighte

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-01-15 15:07:00

Galloway Police Arrest Absecon Man On Methamphetamine Charges

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, NJ - Galloway police recently arrested an Absecon man after a traffic stop and charged him with distribution of methamphetamine and eluding, Detective Lt. Joseph Picard said. Officer F. Gandhi arrested Jordan Ragland, 26, Absecon at 2:11 p.m. on Jan. 14 in the area of Robin Lane a

PATCH - 2018-01-15 16:00:50

Attorney found guilty of sexually assaulting young girl for years

An Atlantic City attorney was convicted Friday on charges that he pursued sexual conduct with an underage girl over several years. Prosecutors said David Alcantara, 59, began endangering the girl in 2005, when she was 10, and continued through 2012. The conduct included touching her and repeatedly w

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 20:53:01

Two-car crash Monday in Egg Harbor Township

At 2:06 p.m., a Toyota Camry was traveling east on the pike and entered the intersection at Fernwood, said Officer Thomas Rocco. The other vehicle, an Acura ILX, was traveling north on Fernwood Avenue and entered the Black Horse PIke, Rocco said. Latest Video As a result, a right-angle collision o

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-01-15 23:00:00

Atlantic City leaders encourage living MLK legacy amid Trump concerns

In a bitter defeat of efforts to create an aviation industry in Atlantic County, Gov. Chris Christie pocket-vetoed a bill designating an economic growth zone around Atlantic City International Airport. The Garden State Growth Zone bill, which passed the Legislature last week, would have created tax

ATLANTIC CITY PRESS - 2018-01-16 05:00:00

Through Beers For Good, Robinson helps those in need

Editor's note: Do you have a suggestion for the Sentinel & Enterprise's "Be A Volunteer" series? Email it to cclark@sentinelandenterprise.com -- FITCHBURG -- It started with a love for beer, but it turned into much more. Rebecca Robinson, 35, is a Fitchburg resident who has volunteered with Beers

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-15 12:02:04

A fiery farewell for Christmas trees in Ashburnham

ASHBURNHAM -- It's not the traditional way to get rid of a Christmas tree once the season has come and gone, but in Ashburnham, it certainly seems to be a popular one. Dozens of people braved the cold Sunday afternoon to watch a pyramid of discarded trees go up in flames as the town held its second

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-15 11:53:00

Crocker School move to Lunenburg brought out the best in all involved

I would like to congratulate the administration, staff, students, and parents of of the Fitchburg School District and Crocker Elementary School. As an employee of the Lunenburg Public Schools, we were asked to make some accommodations at the T.C. Passios Elementary School to welcome students in our

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-15 11:33:21

Ayer plans zoning bylaw forum

AYER -- A public forum will be held on Jan. 17 on the town's zoning bylaw, 7 p.m. in the town hall's Great Hall. Ayer adopted its first zoning bylaw back in 1972, when Fort Devens was going strong and was the economic and social engine of the town. Over the last 45 years, and especially since the c

LOWELL SUN - 2018-01-15 15:03:46

Reported Assault Leads to Felony-Level Domestic Violence Charge for NH Man

Written by NH1 News on January 15, 2018 11:11 am. Jonathan Coffin NASHUA- Police called to a Nashua home for a disturbance Sunday night ended up arresting a man for felony-level domestic violence. Officers arrived at a residence for the call about 6:53 p.m. Detectives were brought in to investigat

NH1.COM - 2018-01-15 19:11:00

Residents, business owners assess flood damage caused by ice jam in Peterborough

Local officials say things are slowly getting back to normal along the Contoocook River after the weekend floods. Residents and business owners in Peterborough are cleaning up after an ice jam caused the river to flood homes and businesses, causing significant damage for some. "I turned on the light

WMUR.COM - 2018-01-16 01:11:00

Garage destroyed in fire in Peterborough

A garage was destroyed in a large fire Sunday night in Peterborough. Firefighters from multiple departments responded to the fire at a three-bay garage and workshop on Middle Hancock Road. The fire started in the garage and quickly grew in size, officials said. Large flames were shooting from the b

WMUR.COM - 2018-01-15 13:51:00

Peterborough firefighters battle garage fire with explosions Sunday night

PETERBOROUGH -- Firefighters fought a fire with explosions at a Middle Hancock Road garage Sunday night. Peterborough Fire & Rescue responded to 555 Middle Hancock Road around 10:22 p.m. Sunday. "Upon arrival we had heavy fire showing. Despite the cold weather and lack of water in the area the fir

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-15 10:13:00

Family gathers to remember man stabbed to death by brother

A mother in Hartford is grieving after one of her sons was killed. Her other son is now behind bars, accused of doing it. Jiram Ortiz, 22, and his brother were outside a Main Street apartment building Saturday night when they got into an argument. The younger brother, who is 17, is accused of stabbi

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-16 01:19:00

Flood Warning issued for Hartford area along CT River

The National Weather Service issued a flood warning for the Hartford area along the Connecticut River until late Sunday night into Monday morning. The NWS said at 8:30 p.m. the CT River water rose to 16.1 feet, surpassing the flood stage at 16 feet. As the evening continues, the flood waters will gr

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-15 05:39:00

Goya Foods Donates to Hartford Relief Center

From Goya Foods: Thanks to Goya Foods, Inc. and its Goya Gives campaign, displaced families served by Hartford's the Centro de Ayuda Para Nuestros Amigos Caribenos (Relief Center for our Caribbean Friends) had a reason to celebrate the new year. In late December, Goya donated 2,000 pounds of food to

PATCH - 2018-01-15 03:15:18

Hartford Stage Selected for National Creative Aging Program

Hartford, CT, January 4, 2018 - Hartford Stage is one of twenty nonprofit arts organizations nationwide selected to participate in the National Guild for Community Arts Education's Catalyzing Creative Aging Program. This new multi-phase project, created in collaboration with Lifetime Arts, will supp

PATCH - 2018-01-16 01:20:50