Category Archives: Atlantic County

First-Ever Summer Course on Region’s History, Culture and Ecology at Stockton’s Kramer Hall

The first-ever Pinelands Summer Short Course will
feature six field trips and a day of educational programs that showcase the region’s history, ecology, culture and music.
Registration is now open for the event, which will be held at Stockton University’s Kramer Hall on 30 Front Street in downtown Hammonton on July 27, 2017. The event is co-sponsored by the
New Jersey Pinelands Commission and Stockton University.
“The Pinelands Commission has held the Pinelands Short Course in early March for the past 28 years, and the event is thriving,” said Nancy Wittenberg, the Commission’s Executive Director.

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Dr. Seuss Exhibition Opens Father’s Day Weekend in Stone Harbor, NJ

This Father’s Day weekend, Ocean Galleries (9618 Third Avenue, Stone Harbor/609.368.7777) is delighted to present a compelling selection of limited edition artwork from The Art of Dr. Seuss Collection.

“If I Ran the Zoo” opens at Ocean Galleries on Friday, June 16 and runs through Monday, June 19, 2017. Exhibit hours are 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM, with all artwork available for acquisition.  Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy curatorial lectures by noted Dr. Seuss expert, Jeff Schuffman, at receptions taking place 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM on Saturday, June 17 and 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM on Sunday, June 18. Continue reading Dr. Seuss Exhibition Opens Father’s Day Weekend in Stone Harbor, NJ

Sign Up Now for G. Larry James Legacy Bike Ride to Benefit Scholarships at Stockton June 3

Enjoy a bike ride through the Pinelands on Saturday, June 3 and help raise funds for scholarships in the Ninth Annual G. Larry James Legacy Bike Ride at Stockton University. In just the last three years, the Legacy Fund has provided 40 scholarships to students to develop future leaders.

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Somers Point Marks the 25th Anniversary of the Somers Point Beach Concert Series in 2017

Somers Point celebrates summertime with its 25th Annual Somers Point Beach Concert Series, AtlantiCare Concerts on the Beach, starting Friday, June 16. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue starting at 7 p.m. and are free to attend. Continue reading Somers Point Marks the 25th Anniversary of the Somers Point Beach Concert Series in 2017

AtlantiCare recognizes iCARE Nursing Excellence Award winners

AtlantiCare recognized 29 winners of its iCARE Nursing Excellence Award during a reception May 11 at The Carriage House in Galloway, NJ.

The awards recognize registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, nursing support staff members, and clinical and non-clinical partners from throughout AtlantiCare. Peers nominated award winners for excellence in providing quality care and exceptional customer service to patients, families, and colleagues.  Continue reading AtlantiCare recognizes iCARE Nursing Excellence Award winners

Atlantic City Ballet Ends 34th Season With Swan Lake

Of all the great classics, Swan Lake remains the quintessential ballet of all time. It is the story of romance, sorcery and betrayal, and centered on one of life’s most recognizable themes, the struggle between good and evil. The Atlantic City Ballet is bringing this timeless classic to the stage as the grand finale of their 2016/2017 season. Ms. Papa infuses Atlantic City Ballet’s production with a new passion that embodies all the beauty, strength, and grace of classical ballet. Continue reading Atlantic City Ballet Ends 34th Season With Swan Lake

Stockton Hosts State’s First Gubernatorial Primary Debates for Republicans and Democrats in 2017

Candidates for their parties’ nominations to run for governor of New Jersey – one of the most powerful governorships in the nation – squared off at Stockton University tonight in the first statewide gubernatorial primary debates. Continue reading Stockton Hosts State’s First Gubernatorial Primary Debates for Republicans and Democrats in 2017

AtlantiCare earns ninth place in DiversityInc 2017 Top 12 Hospitals and Health Systems list

AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, has earned ninth place on the DiversityInc’s 2017 Top Hospitals and Health Systems List. The specialty list included 12 hospitals or health systems from across the country.

DiversityInc announced the list at its diversity and inclusion keystone event at Cipriani Wall Street, New York, NY Tuesday, May 2. Nilda Mahrer, AtlantiCare Human Resources Programs manager, and Sathi Sathiyanesan, Operating Systems engineer III, AtlantiCare Information Technology, attended the event on behalf of AtlantiCare. Continue reading AtlantiCare earns ninth place in DiversityInc 2017 Top 12 Hospitals and Health Systems list