Ventnor commissioners hear from the Hansen Foundation about the need for sober living homes

By NANETTE LoBIONDO GALLOWAY VENTNOR – According to sober living home operator Jennifer Hansen of the Hansen Foundation, Inc., the opioid epidemic has created the need for post-treatment housing, and that the federal Fair Housing Act and Americans With Disabilities Act prohibit discrimination against those in recovery who are considered Read more…

By Nanette LoBiondo Galloway, ago
Atlantic City

Got a question for the candidates in the 2nd District Congressional race?

ATLANTIC CITY – The William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University and NJTV, New Jersey’s public television network, are co-sponsoring a live debate between 2nd Congressional District candidates, Democrat challenger Amy Kennedy and Republican incumbent Jeff Van Drew, 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8. The center is asking the Read more…

By Nanette LoBiondo Galloway, ago
Atlantic County

Atlantic County offers arts and historical partnership grants

MAYS LANDING – Non-profit arts and historical organizations are encouraged to apply for grant funding through the 2021 local arts program and historical partnership program. The guidelines and application are available online through the Atlantic County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs at To help streamline the process this Read more…

By Nanette LoBiondo Galloway, ago

Longport Public Library announces free events in October

The Longport Public Library, 2305 Atlantic Ave., has announced the following events for the month of October. Carole Couzens Virtual Art Exhibit, through September and October. Visit Longport Public Library’s website to view artwork by this month’s featured local artist, Carole Couzens. (This exhibit is only available online.) Virtual Read more…

By Nanette LoBiondo Galloway, ago