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Boo . . . Are You Ready?

Halloween has always been a special holiday in Merchantville. Our beautiful tree lined streets, carpeted with autumn leaves, and victorian homes, in close proximity to one another, allow our walkable community to capitalize on the Halloween theme and welcome gobs of trick or treaters from our borough and surrounding towns. …

Old Pill Collection Box

The Merchantville Police Department would like to remind residents that we now have a permanent pill collection container located in Borough Hall, 1 West Maple Avenue. In the past, we collected old or unused drugs twice per year. Now, expired or unused medications can now be turned in during normal…

We Will Never Forget

On September 11, 2001, 19 militants associated with the Islamic extremist group al Qaeda hijacked four airplanes and carried out suicide attacks against targets in the United States. Two of the planes were flown into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane…

Estate Sale 9/13 and 9/14

A couple in Merchantville is downsizing and selling the contents of their home at an estate sale on Friday, September 13th and Saturday, 14th from 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Items include furniture, pictures, lamps, area rugs, bar stools, glassware, decorative bar accessories, dining room furniture, kitchen furniture, family room…

Back-to-School Backpack Blessing

For some of us, the advent of a new school year is exciting. School shopping is the absolute best – bouquets of pencils delight us. We just can’t wait to organize our new assignment planners. For others, a new school year brings nothing but trepidation and an onslaught of anxious…

2019 Turkey Trot Scheduled

Begin your Thanksgiving Day with a 5K dash through scenic Merchantville at our 3rd Annual Turkey Trot, or if you prefer, a 1-mile "Fun Run/Walk". The 5k begins at 9:00 a.m and the Fun Run/Walk at 9:15 a.m. Advanced online registration is recommended. Fees: $20 for adults, $10 for students,…

Board Workers Sought

Registered voters are needed by the Camden County Board of Elections to work at poll sites in all districts in Camden County; Bilingual voters especially in Camden City, Pennsauken & Woodlynne. Earn $200 performing an important public service. Immediate openings working from 5:30 a.m. until the close of polls. Mandatory…

Lighting the Path

A public meeting to discuss a Lighting Feasibility Study for the Multi-Use Path along Chestnut Avenue was held at the Pennsauken Library on Thursday, August 29th, to talk about current site conditions and receive input from abutting property owners about concerns. The study involves Merchantville's Rails-to-Trails Project as well as…

Chapel Ave. Repair Monday

PSE&G crews will be repairing a gas main on Chapel Avenue in Merchantville, on Monday, Aug. 19. While crews are at work, Chapel Avenue will be closed to all traffic between Clayton Avenue and Stanley Street. On Monday, Aug. 19, crews will close the affected stretch of roadway from 9:00…

2019-20 Teachers & Pictures

Merchantville School is excited to allow parents to view their child's schedule on RealTime starting on Friday, August 16th. Information has been mailed to parents with login instructions. Parents must acknowledge certain forms and then will be able to view their child's schedule and teachers. Picture Day Information, links and…

Teacher Subs Needed

The Merchantville School District is located in Camden County, New Jersey. The district is committed to the students of Merchantville and ensuring their success in the 21st century. All candidates need to have full proper certification in order to be considered for the following positions. Substitute Teacher: Must have NJ…
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