Community activists honored for work in Camden

Four community leaders were honored last week by the philanthropic arm of one of Camden's most prominent corporate citizens for working to improve life in the city. The Campbell Soup Foundation presented awards to Anthony J. Perno 3d, Curtis Myers, Bridget Phifer, and Sabine Mehnert. Perno, a councilman in Merchantville,…
Published in Boro

Code Blue ALERT

Freeholder Carmen Rodriguez, liaison to the Camden County Department of Health and Human Services, advises municipalities that Camden County will be under a “Code Blue” severe weather advisory tonight. The Health Officer issued the severe weather advisory for Camden County effective today through Thursday.
Published in Camden County

Kids Events at the Library

Fun abounds Wednesdays at Merchantville's Public Library. Registration is still open for the "Lego Workshop 4 Kidz" on 1/29 at 3:30 p.m. If you're longing to escape the winter doldrums with a luau party put away your winter coats, get out your shorts and flip flops, say “Aloha” and join…
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Holiday Events

Plans for the Borough's 2013 Holiday festivities are underway including the much anticipated evening parade. Public Events volunteers were busy Saturday trimming the boro tree, hanging seasonal street decor and readying the Santa House for he holidays. Enjoy the schedule of events and experience the difference that shopping in your…
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Spread some cheer at Merchantville businesses

Please join the SBA and organizations across the country in supporting your local small business by shopping at a small businesses in Merchantville during the 2013 holiday season. Merchantville boasts a variety of businesses from gift, handcraft and antique shops to markets, cafes, restaurants and florists. SHOP SMALL in MERCHANTVILLE…
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School Closings & Delays

12/9/13 @ 6:30 AM Merchantville School will be opening two hours late this morning with a 10:25am report time. No information about AM pre-k. Camden Catholic - CLOSED Paul VI - CLOSED Bishop Eustace - CLOSED Follow hourly updates @ WPVI website
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HS show features resident

On Nov 15, 16, and 17, Upper School students at Moorestown Friends School staged a production of Legally Blonde. Elle Woods is played by Pilar Martinez, a junior from Moorestown. Senior Maureen Kelleher (Merchantville) plays Paulette Bonafonté, a spunky beautician at the Hair Affair salon. Ex-boyfriend Warner is played by…
Published in High School

Interactive Map compares school district salaries

The average salary for New Jersey teachers and superintendents inched higher last year, while the average salary for other school administrators nudged down, an analysis of state salary data shows.
Published in New Jersey

Resident fatally stabbed

Merchantville resident Suzanne Durocher, 50, was fatally stabbed last night and her daughter, Kristen, wounded according to police. The incident occurred about 10:45 p.m. at 162 Prospect Street. The attacker, Gilbert Villanueva of Camden, forced his way into the home of his girlfriend's mother
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Merchantville Library

Merchantville Public Library has been part of the Camden County Library system since 1928. It is located on the first floor of the Merchantville Public School and has been a joint project between the Merchantville Board of Education and the Camden County Library system since 1998.
Published in Library

SPS Open House

St. Peter School will be hosting a Fall Open House Sunday, November 3rd, from 10:00 a.m. until noon. Families interested in learning more about our school community are invited to attend. We invite you to come and see all the great things happening here! For more information or to RSVP,…
Published in Elementary
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