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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Sheriff Stanfield Announces Next Series of Classes for Youth Police Academy

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Burlington County Sheriff Jean Stanfield announced today that classes will begin for her department’s Youth Police Academy on Saturday, February 16th. The first session of the program will take place over the course of three consecutive Saturday...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Burlington County Health Department Encourages Annual Eye Exams with Free Screening January 22

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As January marks National Glaucoma Awareness Month, the Burlington County Health Department is hosting a free vision and eye screening Tuesday, January 22 at 15 Pioneer Blvd, Westampton, as part of state and local efforts to reduce blindness. Officials fr...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Freeholder Pullion Announces Free County Clerk Services and Shelter Adoptions

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Burlington County Freeholder Director Tom Pullion announced today that, in response to the ongoing government shutdown, all fees for services provided by the County Clerk’s Office and animal adoptions at the County Animal Shelter will be waived for furlou...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Meet The 2019 Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders

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As we move into 2019, the Burlington County Freeholder Board looks forward to further serving its residents. From left to right: (Seated) Freeholder Deputy Director Balvir Singh, Freeholder Director Tom Pullion, (Standing) Freeholders Latham Tiver and Fel...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Burlington County Clerk Joanne Schwartz Announces Valentine’s Day Wedding Event

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Burlington County Clerk Joanne Schwartz announced plans for a Valentine’s Day wedding event at the Burlington County Lyceum of History & Natural Sciences. This annual tradition of free weddings will continue with the newly elected County Cle...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

IMPORTANT Information for SNAP Recipients about your February Benefits

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Due to the federal government shutdown, you will be receiving your February Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits early. If you received a SNAP benefit in January and were scheduled to receive SNAP in February, your February benefits w...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Recycling Schedule Not Impacted for Week of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2019

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Burlington County announced today that for the week of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2019, residents will see no change in their recycling schedule and may put their recyclables at the curbside for collection as regularly scheduled.

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Let's Taco-Bout It Cooking Class

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Join Cara Griffin in making a variety of good-for-you tacos! Class will be held on Tuesday, January 22 from 6-9PM at the Burlington County Agricultural Center in the Farmhouse Kitchen located at 500 Centerton Road, Moorestown, NJ 08057. Cara will demonstr...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Burlington County Health Department Offering Free Lead Testing

Lead Testing

To address the low rates of childhood lead screenings in Burlington County, the Burlington County Health Department and Virtua Community Nursing Services will be conducting lead screening for children ages 13 months to less than 72 months each week during...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Tails on the Trails Hike and Collection at Smithville

Smithville Park Trails

Grab your canine companion and em"bark" on a guided hike throughout the park on Sunday, January 27 at 10AM. Bring along a donation (food or otherwise) for local animal shelters. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy. WHERE TO MEET: We will be meeting at the E. R...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Sheriff Stanfield Warns Residents About Phone Scam

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Burlington County Sheriff Jean Stanfield is warning residents about a telephone scam in which individuals pretending to be from the Burlington County Sheriff’s Department are calling victims claiming to have a warrant for their arrest.

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