Local News

April 29, 2017

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE TO CONSIDER BOND ORDINANCE

The Middle Township Committee meets Monday night and will consider an amendment to a bond ordinance that will finance improvements to a sewer utility.  The Committee is also expected to ratify a resolution that authorizes a shared services agreement with the County for the Middle Township/Lower Township bike path connector project. ##
April 29, 2017

TWO DEAD FOLLOWING HAMILTON TOWNSHIP TRAFFIC ACCIDENT

Two people were killed during a head on traffic accident on Bears Head Road in Hamilton Township Friday afternoon.  Police say the road was closed for several hours while they investigated the traffic scene.  No word yet on the identities of the two individuals killed. ##
April 29, 2017

SPORTS: TWO MIDDLE TWP. LACROSSE PLAYERS SET STATE RECORDS

Two Middle Township lacrosse players have set all time state records in the same game.  Bridget Ruskey and Allison Hunter set state records for goals and assists during Friday’s 17-11 victory over Mainland.  Ruskey scored eight times and has 440 career goals. ##
April 29, 2017

NO INJURIES RESULTING FROM A HOUSE FIRE IN VINELAND

No injuries resulted from a house fire in Vineland Friday morning.  Officials say a home belonging to a fireman went up in flames and smoke in the 1500 block of Harding Road.  The fire was under control in a half hour; the cause remains under investigation. ##