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SENIOR CENTER REOPENS IN UPPER TOWNSHIP

The grand opening and ribbon cutting was held for a new senior center in Upper Township. Government officials and residents gathered for ceremony. The building closed two years ago for $674,000 in work, with $400,000 coming from Small Cities grant program funding. Cape May County Freeholder Kristine Gabor said the …

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TAXES GOING UP IN UPPER TOWNSHIP THIS YEAR

Upper Township residents may be asked to absorb a tax hike this year.  The Township Committee met earlier this week and discussed a potential three cent increase in the local tax rate.  Upper Township didn’t even have a local purpose tax for a half century until three years ago.  Upper …

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REPORT: MONDAY POWER OUTAGE IN UPPER TOWNSHIP

A power outage in a section of Upper Township Monday afternoon was caused by a cement mixer hitting a utility pole.  The Upper Township Gazette reports that the accident happened around 3pm Monday near Rivendell Road.  Properties in the Palermo section of the township lost power for a brief time …

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UPPER TOWNSHIP HOLDS COMMUNITY NIGHT WEDNESDAY

Upper Township businesses will gather for their second annual Community Night on Wednesday evening.  The business community will meet with the public between 6-9pm at the Upper Township Primary School gymnasium.  the event is free to the public with door prizes being offered by local businesses and free activities for …

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BIG LOSSES FOR GOP IN DENNIS, UPPER TOWNSHIPS

Significant losses for the republican party in both Dennis Township and Upper Township Tuesday evening.  Democrats swept both committee seats in Dennis Township, as Brian O’Conner and John Murphy were winners; Mayor Eugene Glembocki was voted out.  And in Upper Township, longtime committee members Jay Newman and Curt Corson were …

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