Got warrants? Friday event will help get them cleared

Those with warrants out of courts in Atlantic and Cape May counties will get a chance at a “Fresh Start” Friday. A Community Safe Surrender will give individuals a chance to clear their bench warrants out of most municipal and Superior Courts in the two counties. It will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. … Read moreGot warrants? Friday event will help get them cleared

Stockton looking for local hip-hop artists

Stockton University is searching for local hip-hop artists. The Hip Hop Talent Showcase is looking to spotlight local talent. It’s the final service learning project for the Introduction to Hip Hop Culture students, and they are recruiting talent both on campus and within the community. “The class touches upon subjects and historical analysis on how … Read moreStockton looking for local hip-hop artists

Community feeds hundreds over the weekend, with more planned

The community continues to come out in a big way as Thanksgiving approaches. Saturday saw hundreds fed and given essentials as Faceless Fashion Apparel and JP Ministries both held events. The Boys and Girls Club’s Youth Exposure helped prepare 300 bags, with 200 distributed, said Franki Hall-Watson of Faceless Fashion. About 200 bags were distributed Saturday, … Read moreCommunity feeds hundreds over the weekend, with more planned

Community leaders step up to feed give the homeless Thanksgiving

Members of the community have been coming together to help feed those in need as Thanksgiving approaches. Princess Inc. set a goal to feed 600 people in their second year of Thanksgiving To Go.  Instead, they reached about 950. “So no only did the homeless get fed but so did the elders of the community,” … Read moreCommunity leaders step up to feed give the homeless Thanksgiving

Group ‘pops up’ with Thanksgiving for homeless

Thanksgiving will be popping up early for the homeless in Atlantic City and Pleasantville. Indra Lynn Owens and Automne Bennett started “Thanksgiving To Go” last year with a goal of reaching 300 people with their ready-made dinners. They wound up doubling that to 600, which is where this year’s goal begins. Owens and Bennett have … Read moreGroup ‘pops up’ with Thanksgiving for homeless