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Catch the Cooper Regatta

The Camden County Board of Freeholders welcomes the Catch the Cooper Regatta to Cooper River on June 16th. 

Collins Hall Gets Historic Marker

On September 6, 1886, John S. Collins acquired land in Merchantville from Senator Alexander G. Cattell. Collins was a founder and developer of Miami Beach and Collins Avenue, there, bears his name. In 1887, carpenters built a lumber yard complex on this site. Fire, in 1892, destroyed the existing main…

County Historical Alliance Awards Markers

PRESS - The Camden County Historical Alliance, an umbrella organization of 40 separate agencies, support groups and historical societies throughout the county, worked together to produce the markers, which will offer detailed information about sites in Haddon Township, Merchantville, Gloucester City, Camden, Lawnside and Winslow. Those places include the Battleship…

Visit NJ Wineries

https://www.app.com/story/entertainment/dining/happy-hour/2018/05/25/new-jersey-wineries-visit-summer-2018/506643002/Wine is positively booming across New Jersey. In fact, there are around 50 wineries currently operating throughout the state associated with the Garden State Wine Growers Association alone. That’s a lot of vino for local wine aficionados to familiarize themselves with — but this summer, we'd recommend starting with a…

Municipal Building Summer Hours

Please be advised that beginning Tuesday, May 29th, Borough Hall will be on the follow summer hours schedule: Monday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; Tuesday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm; Wednesday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; Thursday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; and Friday, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

Vacancy on BOE

Merchantville School has an open seat on the Board of Education. This is an immediate opening until December 2018. Interested Merchantville Borough residents who meet the following requirements should send a letter of interest by Tuesday, June 19, 2018 to Greg Gontowski, Board Secretary, Merchantville Board of Education, 130 S.…

Free Narcan Training on June 5th

Do you know someone who is at risk for a heroin/opioid overdose? The Overdose Prevention Act now allows doctors the ability to prescribe the opiate antidote Narcan (naloxone) to those in a position to help someone else during an overdose of heroin or other opioids. The law also eliminates civil…

Free Health Care Seminar for Veterans & First Responders

Join Cooper University Healthy Care for an educational and interactive forum with Cooper experts who will provide insight into the health challenges facing veteran and first responder communities. This week's seminar topic will be "Veteran's Forum: Putting the Health in Mental Health," presented by Sally French, APN. The seminar will…

Learn to Row Day

Join the Cooper Rowing Club for a fun and free introduction to rowing on the water on Saturday, June 2nd. There is a 9 AM session and a 10 AM session. You will learn the basics on land and then move into a boat with a coxswain and seven other…

Kids Explore Science

KIDS - SCIENCE EXPLORERS Ready, Set, Summer! (2 Hour Club)What: 2-Hour Club Program ($39.95)When: 2:30-4:30 — May 22nd, 2018Where: St. Peter School - Merchantville, NJ [Google Map]Everyone is welcome to join us for a special 2-hour Science Explorers club to get your summer science fun started! We’ll create colorful beach…

Vote Merchantville in Classic Towns Contest

With Round One of the first People’s Choice Contest concluded, we are excited to kick-off Round Two. Your votes helped decided the winners from each town and now they’ll compete to be the best of the best. Round Two—the Best of the Classic Towns—begins on May 8th and continues to…
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