Indian Mills Elementary School

Shamong teachers and administrators have new contract starting 2016-2017 school year

For the new Shamong Township Education Association contract, there is a 3.25 percent increase. For the Shamong Township Administrators’ Association contract, there is a 2.75 increase. Read more »

Burlington County freeholders

Burlington County Farmers Market closes summer season, begins fall harvest

Aug 24, 2016 7:52 pm

Freeholder Mary Ann O’Brien announced that the Burlington County Farmers Market will be closing out the summer season this Saturday, Aug. 27. The day will feature live music, cooking demonstrations and more.

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Pine Barrens Fest

Shamong residents are acknowledged for their service to the Pine Barrens

Aug 22, 2016 4:19 pm

Each year awards are given to individuals or groups that has made a meaningful contribution to the Pine Barrens overall and each individual town at the Pine Barrens Festival. Two Shamong residents this year were Kim Albertson and Marni Mitchell.

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Burlington County freeholders

Burlington County hosts nature walk Sept. 11

Aug 19, 2016 3:59 pm

Join Burlington County Freeholder Mary Ann O’Brien on “Sneaker Sundays” to walk nature trails.

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Newspaper Media Group acquires the Sun Newspapers in New Jersey

Aug 18, 2016 6:34 pm

The Suns have won numerous awards for distinguished journalism over the last decade, including a number of awards from the Society of Professional Journalists in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in categories competing with daily newspapers.

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Burlington County freeholders

Burlington County and Shamong EMS give heat safety tips for residents

Aug 12, 2016 10:00 am

Although temperatures might seem to be going down, there are still heat-related health risks even at temperatures in the 80s.

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YMCA of Burlington and Camden Counties hold final summer Swim Safe Aug. 21

Aug 11, 2016 10:00 am

Swim Safe is a free program for children ages 6 to 12. YMCA membership is not required for this program.

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Shamong residents graduate from colleges, named to dean’s list

Aug 10, 2016 10:00 am

Fifteen residents were recognized for their accomplishments.

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Pinelands Library

Burlington County Libraries offer prizes, crafts and more for summer reading

Aug 9, 2016 10:00 am

At the Pinelands Library in Medford, stop by Aug. 12 between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. for cool treats, crafts and more. Registration is requested.

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Shamong Township

Shamong total taxes set for 2016-2017 year, payment extended 25-days for delay

Aug 8, 2016 10:00 am

The tax rate for the average assessed home at just less than $308,000 will pay an extra $197.74 total in taxes. Taxpayers have a 25-day extension after the bills have been sent out.

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