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Bensalem Masjid Expected To Present Plans For Mosque Next Month

BENSALEM, PA - Applicants seeking to build a mosque in Bensalem are expected to present plans for the building on Hulmeville Road next month. Bensalem Masjid, which was scheduled to go before the planning commission Wednesday, requested the meeting be pushed to Dec. 20, the Bucks County Courier Tim

PATCH - 2017-11-16 17:35:05

Bensalem Masjid reschedules meeting with planning commission

The township must allow the Bensalem Masjid to build a mosque off Hulmeville Road after settling a religious discrimination lawsuit with the U.S. Justice Department earlier this year. The Bensalem Masjid will return before the township next month, a little over three years after officials blocked th


Passenger in stolen car killed during police chase, authorities say

CINNAMINSON -- An investigation is underway after a stolen car slammed into the back of a tractor trailer Wednesday, killing a passenger, the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office said in a statement. Police attempted to stop the car, which had been reported stolen in Cinnaminson, around 10:30 a.m.

NJ.COM - 2017-11-15 23:49:01

Man dies after wife crashed into utility pole, authorities say

A 38-year-old man was killed Sunday night when his wife veered from the roadway and struck a utility pole, authorities said. Jamar Rentie, of Mount Laurel, was pronounced dead at the scene of the Hartford Road crash in Delran, according to the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office. He was riding in

NJ.COM - 2017-11-16 21:34:50

Street Road tops list of Bucks County's worst roads

Street Road, Lincoln Highway, County Line Road and Easton Road had the most accidents in 2016. Fewer crashes were reported on Interstate I-95. A hundred years ago, the front page of Bristol Daily Courier announced plans for "traffic light poles" on the paved portion of Street Road, which then-police


Burlco farm market reopens Saturday for special sale

MOORESTOWN - Fall vegetables and fruit, table centerpieces, holiday wreaths, baked goods and crafts will be on sale Saturday at a special pre-Thanksgiving farm market at the Burlington County Agricultural Center. Live music and a coffee culinary demonstration also will be featured at the fall holid

COURIER-POST - 2017-11-17 03:02:53

Media Blitz: Week 11 High School Football Playoff Frenzy

Welcome back as MyCentralJersey.com continues with complete coverage of Week 11's Greater Middlesex Conference and Mid-State 37 Conference NJSIAA Tournament semifinal action. A full schedule of games can be found below. Final scores of those games, as well as links to stories, will be updated on thi

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-17 01:00:01

Bucks County church communities to join together in Thanksgiving services

One service will be held in Penndel on Tuesday night. A second is set for Wednesday night in New Britain. Two area ministeriums will host ecumenical services next week in celebration of Thanksgiving: The Langhorne Ministerium's annual Thanksgiving ecumenical service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday a


Judy Long to lead Christmas Parade as this year's grand marshal

Every year, Judy Long participates in Main Street Greenville's Christmas Parade. This year, she'll be leading it. Gretchen Giachelli, director of Main Street, on Tuesday named Long as the parade grand marshal during what will most likely be the last big announcement on the steps of the Wetherbee Hou


City garbage routes altered due to Thanksgiving holiday

Garbage routes will be altered next week as many people prepare to gobble their turkey and gravy. With the City of Greenville observing the Thanksgiving holiday on Nov. 23-24, there will be no trash routes picked up on Thanksgiving Day or Black Friday. Garbage routes will be altered next week as man

DELTA DEMOCRAT TIMES - 2017-11-16 19:11:00

Middle school needs help in adding art course

A new course has been added to the curriculum at Cleveland Central Middle School for students interested in art. Digital Media Arts was designed to enhance students' technical skills and to give them a creative space to express ideas they are not yet able to verbalize. Instructor Jacqueline Barnett


Community group formed after success with remodel project

After the great response from the community in helping with the Rosedale library renovations, a group has been formed to continue the momentum. Rebecca Lewis with the library discussed the Friends of Rosedale at the recent Rosedale Council meeting. "Some of us got together and have gotten tax statu


Road in dire need of improvements

SHELBY - There is an access road causing major problems for residents in Shelby. At a recent Bolivar County Board of Supervisors meeting, Supervisor Preston Billings said the road leading to Shelby Health and Rehabilitation Center needs to be fixed immediately. Shelby Mayor Peggy Mengarelli discuss


Salvation Army preps for Thanksgiving meal, Red Kettle Campaign

With just one week until Thanksgiving, The Salvation Army is busy making preparations to serve a traditional holiday meal. Capt. Herbert Frazier, commanding officer of the Greenville corps of The Salvation Army, said the public is invited to feast on turkey and ham and "all the fixings," including

DELTA DEMOCRAT TIMES - 2017-11-16 19:12:00

Rosedale library finally gets much needed repairs

In Rosedale just next door to the post office and across the street from the local after school program, sits the Rosedale Public Library. Currently, if one were to walk inside the library; they would be met with chairs turned upside down in a pile, along with a cluster of boxes filled with an asso


Kiwanis Club names 2017-18 officers

Laughter echoed through the dining room at the Greenville Golf and Country Club as the Kiwanis Club celebrated the appointments of new officers for the 2017-18 year over a good meal that was complete with jokes and camaraderie. "It's that time of the year again when we induct our new officers," sai


Your View: Why Is There A Great Wall Between New Bedford Public Schools and Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech?

When is it appropriate to deny students the ability to experience an education that will serve them for the rest of their lives? I believe most people would agree the answer to that question is simple: NEVER! However, for hundreds of parents and middle school students from the City of New Bedford, t

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-11-17 08:01:00

Bedford High vs Town hockey game set for next Friday

A Thanksgiving tradition returns for another year, with employees from the town taking on the Bedford High School hockey team on Friday, Nov. 24. The game is being organized by Bedford Firefighter Nick Anderson, who previously played for Bedford High School and competed in the previous incarnation o

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-16 17:40:53

5 Things to do around Bedford this week

Breakfast and BINGO; Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 9:30 a.m. at Bedford Council on Aging, 12 Mudge Way: Brightview Concord River is back at the CoA and is sponsoring monthly Breakfast and BINGO events. Play for a chance to win prized and breakfast will be provided for participants. Sign up by calling 781-275-

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-15 21:01:00

"Noises Off" premiers this week at Bedford High School

Noises Off, a play that takes the audience behind the scenes off an acting group that is struggling to produce their own production, will premiere this Friday at Bedford High School. The play takes place over three acts and focuses on the cast and crew of a farcical production titled Nothing On as t

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-15 20:07:43