Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that a Clementon man has been indicted for having sex with a female student last school year while working at Maple Shade High School, where he also served as an assistant football coach.
On Sept. 5 at 1:30 p.m., an Evesham Officer conducted a motor vehicle stop on Rte. 73 inside the Data Driven Approach to Crime and Traffic Safety Zone after observing the driver commit hazardous moving violations. After receiving conflicting stores from the occupants, the officer requested t…
EVESHAM >> On Aug. 29, the pictured three suspects shoplifted numerous bottles of alcohol from Joe Canal's Liquor Outlet, located at 305 North Route 73 here.
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MEDFORD >> Lenape High School has announced four seniors who have been named National Merit semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. Olivia Cao, David Chen, Jacob Mohnacs and Antara Pattar will join the nationwide pool of about 16,000 academically talented high sch…
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that a 53-year-old Philadelphia man has been indicted for grabbing a woman who was walking along a Mount Laurel roadway last spring and attempting to sexually assault her after dragging her into a nearby wooded area.
MOUNT LAUREL >> Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Mount Laurel Township Police Chief Stephen Riedener have announced that a 23-year-old township woman has been charged with fatally stabbing her mother early Sept. 6 morning inside the residence they shared at the Ramblewood…
SHAMONG >> Five Marlton-based, community-minded entities delivered checks totaling $315,000 to the Lenape Regional High School District (LRHSD) at the Aug. 21 Board of Education meeting.
TABERNACLE >> The Education Foundation of Tabernacle Township on behalf of the Tabernacle Township School District has announced it has received a $3,800 STEM grant from the Toshiba America Foundation (TAF). These funds will support the Impact of Erosion on a Bioswale Project. The prim…
Area residents soaked in the sun and had some fun in the pool as Labor Day weekend signalled the unofficial end of summer for many as school swing back into gear.
MEDFORD >> Between December 2018 and August 20, 2019, the Medford Township Police Department received reports of multiple burglaries to unsecured vehicles during the overnight hours in the Mimosa Lakes development here.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that a Burlington County corrections officer has been charged with stealing $6,365 that was raised to honor the memory of a colleague who died of cancer.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s assistance locating a 60-year-old man who failed to register as a sex offender as required under Megan’s Law.
Harley is an 18-month-old chocolate lab who loves the Medford Dog Park. His mission is to make sure it is kept clean from all debris, especially plastic. Every morning he swims the creek and roams the woods. As he emerges, you may hear a crunch or a crackling sound.
MOUNT LAUREL >> In an effort to help local children prepare for the upcoming school year, employees of Capehart Scatchard recently collected school supplies to benefit Operation Fill-A-Backpack, sponsored by Oaks Integrated Care.
Freeholder Deputy Director Balvir Singh, liaison to the County Department of Resource Conversation, has announced that the Board of Chosen Freeholders has opened applications for municipalities to apply for park grant funds.
MEDFORD >> On Aug. 27 at 5:10 p.m., Medford Township Police, Fire and EMS responded to a residence on Wyndon Court for the report of a structure fire. Upon arrival, officers observed heavy smoke and fire emanating from the roof of the residence.
MOUNT LAUREL >> Vincent’s Homemade Ice Cream will unveil a new limited-time flavor in honor of Rowan College at Burlington County’s 50th anniversary and its Baron mascot, Barry.
The Friends of the Burlington County Library, Inc. will host its end of summer book sale Sept. 5-8 at the Burlington County Library in Westampton. Browse thousands of used books, as well as a wide selection of DVDs, CDs and more. Additional details about the sale are as follows:
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Pemberton Township Police Chief David H. Jantas have announced that a 55-year-old township man has been charged with possessing and distributing child pornography.
The Evesham Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the depicted male, who shoplifted $450 worth of merchandise from the Burlington Coat Factory on Aug. 15 at approximately 10:30 p.m.
VOORHEES >> Voorhees Animal Orphanage (VAO) recently hosted a ‘Move In’ party to celebrate the completion of phase one of construction for their new shelter, and welcome dogs into their new temporary homes.
MOUNT LAUREL >> Rowan College at Burlington County (RCBC) ranks among the nation’s top community colleges according to an analysis of federal data conducted by WalletHub.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Medford Lakes Police Chief Robert Dugan Jr. have announced that a 48-year-old borough man has been charged with possessing child pornography.
Building on the initial promise of Operation Helping Hand, the Prosecutor’s Office has expanded the program to offer an increased level of addiction outreach to high-risk substance users in an effort to provide treatment options and support services prior to the occurrence of an overdose, Bu…
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that a 23-year-old Atco resident pled guilty Aug. 12 to possession of child pornography.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Mount Laurel Police Chief Stephen Riedener have announced that a 28-year-old township man was charged Aug. 15 with possessing child pornography.
YMCA of the Pines in Medford hosted a wide array of camp activities for area youth. Camp Ockanickon is for the boys while Camp Matollionequay is the girls camp.
EVESHAM >> As part of continuous efforts to increase transparency, Evesham Township implemented technology earlier this year to allow the township to livestream and record meetings of the Evesham Township Council.
Burlington County has experienced more rain than usual this summer. The rain and standing water has resulted in an increase in mosquito populations and could lead to more mosquito-borne illnesses. Testing in Burlington County has revealed the presence of Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus, We…
MEDFORD >> On Aug. 16 at 8:45 p.m., Medford Police and Medford Fire Department were dispatched to Roast Coffee, located at 200 Tuckerton Road here, for a fire inside of the business.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that an Elizabeth man pled guilty Aug. 14 in Superior Court to driving while impaired and causing the death of his daughter during a crash on Interstate 295 in Mount Laurel late last year.
EVESHAM >> On July 19, Evesham police officers responded to the parking lot of 270 Greentree Road for a reported theft of a motorcycle here.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that a registered sex offender whose last known address was in Maple Shade has been indicted for failing to inform police where he is presently residing.
Artists from a variety of disciplines came out to sell their wares and to share their art with the community as the Medford Historical Society hosted an art show at Kirby's Mill.
Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina has announced that a 31-year-old Lumberton man was sentenced Aug. 2 to 14 years in New Jersey state prison for robbing a Mount Holly convenience store at gunpoint twice during a three-day period in late 2017.
MOUNT LAUREL >> According to Rhonda Palmer’s high school yearbook, she wanted to be a doctor, teacher and lawyer. Although she didn’t check off all those boxes, her drive and determination over the years has enabled her to earn four degrees, visit five countries, help local youth and e…
MOUNT LAUREL >> Rowan College at Burlington County will dedicate a new Sculpture Walk this month as part of its yearlong 50th anniversary effort to honor the college’s history while celebrating its future.
EVESHAM >> The Evesham Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the male in the surveillance photo, who shoplifted over $200 worth of merchandise from the WineWorks, located at 319 East Route 70 on Aug. 9 here.