Hello potential Pride at Peak Sponsors! Carolyn Busa owner of Peak Secondhand very excited to bring back The Pride at Peak Fashion Show and - for the third year in a row - grow Merchantville’s heart even bigger. The faces of love, pride, and acceptance at this event, continue to remind me how important it is for these events to take place in small towns across the country. I’m proud to bring Merchantville and the surrounding community together and celebrate our LGBTQIA+ community with music, fashion, attitude, and pride in one’s identity.

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Merchantville's annual Memorial Day service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2024 at Wellwood Memorial Park, Linden & Maple Avenue. As always, the services will be conducted by officers from the F.W. Grigg American Legion Post 68. In addition, BSA Troop 119 Merchantville will present the colors, Mayor Brennan will share a commemorative message and a traditional wreath laying by numerous Borough organizations and clubs will take place at the memorials facing Maple Avenue. Light refreshments will be provided at the end of the ceremony. On August 11, 1919, 17 local veterans met in The Club at 19 Centre St. in Merchantville to form one of the original posts

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On Wednesday, May 22nd, Grace Episcopal Church reopened their popular Drive-Up/Walk-Up Food Pantry. New operating hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The pantry temporarily shut down in March due to safety concerns and increased demand - experiencing heavy traffic congestion and public safety concerns. Merchantville Mayor Ted Brennan said that the borough and church leaders met to discuss ongoing safety concerns related to the food pantry and agreed that a pause was necessary to address the concerns of the public

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Merchantville's turning 150 years young! Our town will celebrate the Borough Beautiful and all its history on Saturday, May 18, 2024 with a sesquicentennial parade through the streets. Marching bands, floats, dance troupes and more lead the caravan through Merchantville's downtown to mark the momentous occasion. And, what's a parade without mummers?? Merchantville is excited to welcome the Quaker City String Band to the parade! Join us as the Borough celebrates its 150th birthday May 18th starting at 10:00 a.m.

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In 1962, President Kennedy proclaimed May 15th as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15th falls, as National Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others. We honor those that have lost their lives while serving their communities. During that week the MPD honored and commemorated the life of Merchantville Patrolman

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Merchantville's "Dinner En Blue" Under the Stars will take place on May 18th starting at 6:30 p.m. It's a celebratory soirée fit for the founders and will take center stage on Chestnut Avenue next to the Blue Monkey Tavern. 130 guests will be decked to the nines in their best fashion blues with Merchantville friends and neighbors for a night like no other! Dance the night away with Parlour Noir, sip a custom made Old Fashioned by Pops McGann Whiskey or Eclipse Brewery's special 100 + 50 IPA and dine on delectable bites under the stars at this

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Welcome to Merchantville! After 30 years, greeting visitors and residents to town, the Merchantville welcome sign on the circle was damaged and last June Borough officials asked residents to take this unique opportunity to unleash their creativity and  inspiration and submit their ideas for a 2024 redesign. Submissions were accepted over six weeks and a winner selected. On Friday, April 19th, Mayor Brennan unveiled a fresh, new Borough of Merchantville welcome sign that both captures our Victorian roots and points towards

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