Posted on: April 25, 2017

Cover Sheet or Electronic Synopsis Requirement Effective May 1, 2017

Here is Burlington County Cover Sheet.

In compliance with P.L. 2011, c. 217 (NJSA 46:26A-5) a cover sheet or an electronic synopsis will be required with all land documents submitted for recording. This requirement becomes effective on May 1, 2017.&nbs...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Bass River & Washington Townships

Project Name: Bridge Work - Batsto-Bridgeport Road (CR 542)
Start Date: November 20, 2017
End Date: November 22, 2017

Project Type:  Burlington County

Description:   Bridge Inspection on Burlington County Bridge #H8.1.

Limits:  Between Ridge Road & Leektown Road

Impact:  One lane alternating traffic control with flaggers will...

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Engineering Road Projects
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Pemberton Borough & Pemberton Township

Project Name: Hanover Street/Fort Dix Road (CR 616)
Start Date: November 13, 2017
End Date: December 15, 2017

Project Type:  Burlington County

Description:   Milling and overlay of Hanover Street/Fort Dix Road from Mary Street in Pemberton Borough to County Route 669 in Pemberton Township.

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Engineering Road Projects
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Woodland Township

Project Name: Bridge Repairs to Bridge(s) G6.11 & G6.12
Start Date: November 13, 2017
End Date: December 29, 2017

Project Type:  Burlington County

Description:   Repairs to two existing single-span timber bridges (County Bridge’s #G6.11 & G6.12).

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Burlington County to Host Victorian Holiday Celebration on Sunday, December 3

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Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders will once again be hosting the popular Annual Victorian Holiday Celebration on Sunday, December 3 from noon to 4 p.m. at Historic Smithville Park in Eastampton....

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Recycling Collection Schedule to Change This Week Due to Thanksgiving Holiday

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Burlington County announced today that due to the Thanksgiving holiday, recycling pickup this week in the following towns and Joint Base McGuire–Dix–Lakehurst will be moved to the next day. Normal Thursday collection will move to Frida...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Sheriff Jean Stanfield’s 22nd Annual Toy Drive Underway in Burlington County

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Burlington County Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced that the Sheriff Department’s 22nd annual Toy Drive is officially underway and that residents and businesses can donate toys for children in need at any of the 49 drop-off locations throughout t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Resurfacing Along Hanover Street/Fort Dix Road in Pemberton Borough and Pemberton Township

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Burlington County announced that resurfacing of a 3.1-mile portion of Hanover Street/Fort Dix Road (C.R. 616) in Pemberton Borough and Pemberton Township is expected to begin on November 13, 2017.

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Freeholder Board Announces Long-Term Operator of Post House Drug Treatment Center

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that the Freeholder Board has taken another important step to ensure that a county-owned drug and alcohol treatment facility will be fully utilized for years to come as the County continues to acti...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Burlington County Freeholders Collect 5,500 Pounds of Supplies for Hurricane Maria Victims

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In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders hosted a collection drive throughout the county to support victims of the natural disaster in Puerto Rico. The drive started on Thursday, October 1...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Burlington County Farmland Preservation Program Reaches Two Milestones

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The Burlington County Farmland Preservation Program reached two important milestones Thursday, as the Board of Chosen Freeholders and County Department of Resource Conservation continue to solidify Burlington County’s status as a state leader in...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Freeholder Ryan Peters Hosts Summit to Stop Future Theft of Veteran Grave Markers

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In response to the recurring theft of veteran grave markers throughout Burlington County, Freeholder Ryan Peters and the County Department of Military and Veteran’s Services hosted a summit of the victimized cemeteries, local Veterans of Foreign...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Burlington County Freeholders Award 7th Round of Municipal Park Grants

Freeholder Linda Hughes, liaison to the County Department of Resource Conversation, announced today that the Board of Chosen Freeholders awarded $4.98 million of park grants to municipalities during their October 25, 2017 public meeting.

Funding is used to...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Freeholders Announce Long-Awaited Route 530 Widening to Begin This Year

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Freeholder Director Bruce D. Garganio announced today that the start of construction on the much anticipated County Route 530 (South Pemberton Road) improvement project in Pemberton Borough, Pemberton Township and Southampton Township will begin before th...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Freeholders Denounce Theft of Veteran Grave Markers from Burlington County Cemeteries

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The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders today condemned the recent theft of veteran grave markers from the Sacred Heart Cemetery and Brotherhood Cemetery in Hainesport, Mount Holly Cemetery and Mount Moriah Cemetery in Mount Holly, and the Everg...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces Annual Flu Clinics in Burlington County

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Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that the Burlington County Health Department will host a series of clinics again this year to provide free flu vaccines to county residents. The first clinic is scheduled on Thursday, September 28 from 9:30 a.m. unt...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes and Oaks Integrated Care Announce Opioid Overdose Recovery Program

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that in response to the opioid epidemic that has devastated thousands of families across our nation, Oaks Integrated Care of Mount Holly, will administer the Opioid Overdose Recovery Program (OORP)...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces Addiction Support Group Meetings

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Burlington County Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today that the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders in partnership with Ashley Addiction Treatment will be hosting a series of monthly Parent & Family Connection meetings to share support, w...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Sheriff Jean Stanfield’s Senior Home Security Program Still Accepting Applications

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Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that her department is still accepting applications to provide seniors FREE home security surveys and modifications.

“Seniors looking to make their homes more secure, can set-up an appointment with our profe...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Sheriff Stanfield Announces Canine Teams to be equipped with “Fido Bags”

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Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that the Burlington County Sheriff’s Department has received three “Fido Bags” for their canine teams as a donation from the Fetch Foundation.

“The Fido Bags will be used for ou...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Freeholder Linda Hughes Announces National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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Freeholder Linda Hughes announced today the Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders has established April 29 as Prescription Drug Take Back Day in Burlington County. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), in partnership with local police de...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

RFQ FOR FINANCIAL CONSULTANT SERVICES

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Notice is hereby given that the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington, New Jersey, is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and requesting responses from qualified financial consultant firms from which submissions it will awar...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

RFQ FOR AUDITING AND ACCOUNTING SERVICES AT LIBRARY

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Notice is hereby given that the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington, New Jersey, is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from qualified Auditing and Accounting Firms, duly licensed and in good standing in the State of New J...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

RFQ FOR COUNTY AUDITOR SERVICES

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Notice is hereby given that the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington, New Jersey, is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and requesting responses from qualified auditing and accounting firms from which submissions it will a...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

RFQ FOR ATTORNEY SERVICES

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Notice is hereby given that the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington, New Jersey, is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and requesting responses from qualified attorneys/law firms, duly licensed and in good standing in the...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Man Indicted for Murder in Burlington City Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that a Burlington City man has been indicted for fatally shooting a 24-year-old man last year on a crowded city street.

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Grand Jury Indicts Hainesport Woman for Attempted Murder

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that a Hainesport woman has been indicted for trying to kill a 5-year-old girl by throwing her in front of an approaching train earlier this year in Burlington City.

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Teacher Charged With Making Upskirt Videos of Female Students

Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Medford Township Police Chief Richard Meder announced today that a Lenape High School teacher has been arrested for capturing upskirt videos and photos of female students in his classroom and the school’s hallways.

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Maple Shade First Aid Squad Chief Arrested for Stealing Agency Funds

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Maple Shade Police Chief Gary C. Gubbei announced today that the chief of the Maple Shade First Aid Squad has been charged with stealing more than $118,000 from the agency over a six-year period.

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Prosecutor Coffina Announces Initiative Targeting Violent Crime

Prosecutor Scott Coffina today announced a new crime-fighting initiative that will provide local police departments with additional law enforcement personnel for proactive operations aimed at combatting gun-related crime and other violent offenses.

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Beverly City Man Arrested for 2016 Florence Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Florence Township Police Chief John A. Bunce announced that a Beverly City man was arrested today for fatally shooting a man on a Florence street last year.

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Fallen Officers to be Honored; Public Asked to Fly Blue Ribbons for Support

Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Medford Twp. Police Chief Richard J. Meder announced that blue ribbons are available to the public as part of a national effort to honor law enforcement officers and remember those who lost their lives in the line of duty.

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Tabernacle Man Indicted for 2016 Murder of Lumberton Woman

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Tabernacle man has been indicted for murder for strangling a Lumberton Township resident inside of her home last year.

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Bloods Street Gang Members Sentenced for Armed Robbery

Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Mount Holly Police Chief Thomas Mastrangelo announced today that two criminal street gang members have been sentenced to New Jersey state prison terms for robbing a Mount Holly man at gunpoint two years ago.

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Prosecutor Coffina Selects First Assistant Prosecutor

Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that New Jersey Assistant Attorney General Philip S. Aronow will become the BCPO’s First Assistant Prosecutor, the agency’s second highest position with responsibility for overseeing many of its day-to-day operations.

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Lumberton Man Charged With Possession of Child Pornography

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Lumberton Township Police Chief Anthony DiLoreto announced that a Lumberton man has been charged with possession of child pornography.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Man Pleads Guilty to 2014 Willingboro Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 22-year-old man pled guilty today in Superior Court to a fatal shooting in 2014 in Fairmount Park in Willingboro.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Willingboro Woman Indicted for Murder in Husband's Death

Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a woman has been indicted for murder for fatally striking her husband multiple times in the head with a fire extinguisher earlier this year inside of their Willingboro residence.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Marlton Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Evesham Township Police Chief Christopher Chew announced that a Marlton man was charged today with possession and distribution of child pornography.

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Grand Jury Returns Murder Indictment For Burlington City Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced today that a Pennsauken man has been indicted for murder in connection with a fatal shooting earlier this year on a Burlington City street.

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

BCPO Marks 30 Years of Honoring Victims of Crime

The BCPO held its 30th annual Crime Victims’ Rights Breakfast today to honor those whose lives have been lost or disrupted by crime and also pay tribute to the victim advocates and other members of law enforcement who serve this community.

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Grand Jury Returns Murder Indictment For Burlington City Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott A. Coffina announced today that a Beverly City man has been indicted by a Burlington County Grand Jury for fatally shooting a 22-year-old Burlington Township resident in November 2016.

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Scott A. Coffina Sworn In as Burlington County Prosecutor

Scott A. Coffina was sworn in today as Burlington County Prosecutor and immediately identified gun violence and the illegal use of opioids as among the concerns that will be priorities under his watch as the county’s top law enforcement officer.

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Philadelphia Man Charged with Computer Crimes

Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Delran Police Chief Alfonso Parente Jr. announced that a Philadelphia man has been charged with hacking into the email, cell phone and social medial accounts of several women and copying their personal photographs.

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Two People Killed Inside Maple Shade Apartment

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Maple Shade Police Chief Gary C. Gubbei announced that a woman and her young son were killed yesterday inside their residence at the Fox Meadow Apartments in Maple Shade

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Man Fatally Shot in Pemberton Township

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Pemberton Township Police Chief David H. Jantas announced that a man was shot and killed last night in the Sunbury Village section of Pemberton Township.

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Man Sentenced to 60 Years for Mt. Holly Double Murder

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi announced that a Cinnaminson man who was found guilty of killing his girlfriend and her father was sentenced today in Superior Court to 60 years in New Jersey state prison.

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

BCPO Posts $45k in Reward Money for Unsolved Killings

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi announced that $45,000 in reward money is being posted in an effort to gain information from the public that will help close nine unsolved homicides dating back to June 2015.

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Pemb. Twp. Man Charged With Distributing Child Pornography

Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Pemberton Township Police Chief David H. Jantas announced that a man residing in the Browns Mills section of Pemberton Township has been arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography.

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

Tabernacle Man Charged With Lumberton Murder

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Lumberton Township Police Chief Anthony DiLoreto announced today that a 53-year-old Tabernacle man was arrested for killing a Lumberton Township resident inside of her home in July 2016.

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Florence Man Charged with Child Pornography Possession

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Florence Township Police Chief John A. Bunce announced that a Florence man has been arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

WIllingboro Woman Charged With Killing Husband

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Willingboro Director of Public Safety Gregory Rucker announced that a Willingboro woman has been charged with fatally beating her husband yesterday inside of their township residence.

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Posted on: January 23, 2017

Two Arrests Made in Connection With Burlington City Homicide

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Burlington City
Police Chief Alan R. Snow announced today that two men were arrested yesterday in connection with the fatal shooting that occurred Saturday night in Burlington City.

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Posted on: January 22, 2017

Man Fatally Shot in Burlington City

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Burlington City
Police Chief Alan R. Snow announced today that a man was fatally shot last night in
Burlington City.

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Westampton Man Arrested For Child Pornography Distribution

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Westampton Township Police Chief Joseph Otto announced that a 49-year-old Westampton Township man was arrested for the possession and distribution of child pornography.

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Beverly Man Charged With Burlington City Fatal Shooting

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Burlington City
Police Chief Alan R. Snow announced that a Beverly man was charged with fatally shooting a 22-year-old man on the 100 block of East Federal Street in Burlington City in November 2016.

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Willingboro Man Fatally Shot

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Willingboro Township Public Safety Director Gregory Rucker announced today that a Willingboro man was fatally shot last night on Placid Lane in Willingboro Township.

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Pemberton Twp. Man Arrested for Child Pornography Possession

Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Pemberton Township Police Chief David H. Jantas announced that a 19-year-old Browns Mills man was charged with possession of child pornography after he convinced an underage girl to send him nude pictures of herself.

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Financial Advisor Arrested for Stealing $890k From Client

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi announced today that a Moorestown-based financial advisor has been charged with stealing nearly $900,000 from a client who had provided him with the money believing it would be invested in mutual funds.

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Recycling Collection Schedule for Week of Thanksgiving Day 2017

The recycling schedule will move to the next day due to the Thanksgiving Day Holiday.  Normal Thursday recycling will move to Friday and Friday recycling will move to Saturday.

Thanksgiving 2017 Holiday Schedule

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Recycling Collection Schedule for Week of Thanksgiving Day 2017

The recycling schedule will move to the next day due to the Thanksgiving Day Holiday.  Normal Thursday recycling will move to Friday and Friday recycling will move to Saturday.

Thanksgiving 2017 Holiday Schedule

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