U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May and the American Red Cross have partnered again for Operation Fireside this holiday season.
Ocean City will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at two different events Jan. 20, 2020: the Day of Service and the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ceremony and Soul Food Dinner.
Communities across the state will participate Nov. 9 in the 11th Annual American Medicine Chest Challenge – New Jersey (AMCC-NJ) Day of Awareness of Prescription Drug Abuse and Safe Disposal.
DONEGAN, MARY B., 92, of North Wildwood, and North Cape May, November 4, 2019. She was a volunteer for many local organizations and had worked for the Cape May County Adjusters Office in CMCH.
The Ocean City/Upper Township Rotary Club is supporting Salon Salon, 297 Route 9, Marmora, giving free haircuts to veterans on Veterans Day, Nov.11.
The Lower Township Chamber of Commerce will hold its Nov. 14 luncheon at Vincenzo's Little Italy Restaurant in North Cape May, at 12:30 p.m., 12:00 p.m. networking.
Veterans, regardless of their branch of service, entered for various reasons. Some were simply drafted. They had little choice or desire to raise their right hands and swear to defend the nation, but they served.
As Veterans Day quickly draws near, I wanted to take the time to share my thoughts and sentiments with you and offer my sincere gratitude to the Cape May community for the support you provide to members of our service, not just one day a year, but all year long, and also to personally thank all the veterans who have served this great nation.
WILDWOOD – Students of the Glenwood Avenue School cheered for participants of the New Jersey Run for the Fallen when they stopped at their school around 11:33 a.m. Sept. 26.
The parade will step off at the Villas Volunteer Fire Department,1619 Bayshore Road, at 11 a.m., and travel south on Bayshore Road to end at Lower Township Hall, 2600 Bayshore Road.
Communities across the country celebrate Veterans Day Nov. 11. It is a day to remember and to express our gratitude to all of those who raised their right hand, promised to defend our freedoms, and protect our great nation.
Middle Township High School’s new Navy National Defense Cadet Corps (NNDCC) unit received donations Sept. 26 from VFW Post 5343, and U.S. Military Vets Motorcycle Club, during a check presentation ceremony.
Cape Christian Academy’s annual scholarship fundraiser "Raise Up Giving Day" was held Sept. 30. The event surpassed the goal of raising $20,000 in 24 hours through a matching pledge from their Board of Directors.
The Honorable M. Susan Sheppard swore in 14 Atlantic and Cape May county residents as Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers Aug. 27, at Greate Bay Country Club in Somers Point. According to a release, the graduation ceremony was the culmination of 35 hours of instruction in child advocacy, the family court system and cultural competency.
Don’t be the next statistic. Experts at the state’s poison control center are too familiar with the dangerous, even deadly health effects of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.
W. Donald Breder born September 18, 1929 was always prepared and planning ahead. Don wrote the following before his health declined.W. Donald Breder of Dresher PA and Wildwood Crest, NJ passed away at the age of 90 years old on October 26, 2019. He is survived by his wife Marjorie Cherry nee…
Ellen H. Thomas, 77 of Cape May Court House, NJ passed away October 30, 2019. She was born in Philadelphia, PA and moved to Cape May County at a young age. Ellen worked and retired as a bus driver for the Lower Township school district.Ellen is survived by her daughters: Mary Thomas, Julie (…
Hughes, The Honorable William J. (Bill), Sr. Ambassador and former U.S. Congressman, - 87, of Ocean City, NJ, passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at his home. He was 87 years old. Born on October 17, 1932 and raised in Penns Grove, New Jersey, he graduated from Penns Grove High School…
A group founded by homeschool graduates in order to advocate for homeschooled children is drawing attention to cases where homeschooling has helped hide the abuse of children with disabilities.
Ronald H. Platt, 79, of Port Elizabeth passed peacefully on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at home surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness. Born in Millville, he was the son of the late Jay C. and Evelyn Garrison Platt. Ron played football for the Millville Thunderbolts. After graduatin…
Mildred Marie Schissler (nee Achilles) of the Villas, NJ, passed away on October 10, 2019 at the age of 90 years. Devoted wife of the late John Schissler Sr., who predeceased her in 1978. Beloved mother of Louise Sowers (Joseph) and Jack Schissler and a niece Denise Jackson that she raised a…
Richard Steel (Richie), age 42, of Villas, passed away. A lifelong resident of the area, Richie worked as a Foreman for a few area construction companies. He enjoyed spending his time with his family at the beach and boardwalk and loved playing flag football. He never missed a day at the gym…
Today’s Herald, Oct. 30, will be the final edition of our local paper before next Tuesday’s election, a final chance for candidates to make their case and talk about our vision for a brighter future.
At the ninth annual John R. Elliott HERO Campaign Walk & 5K Run Oct. 20, members of the Ocean City Police Benevolent Association (PBA) Local 61 delivered a $1,000 donation to the HERO Campaign, supporting its efforts at promoting designated driving.