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Oakcrest students get primer on voting with Campaign Convention  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Being civically active is more than just knowing which candidate to vote for, it's registering to vote and actually going to the polls, said ...



Oakcrest's Center Stage Follies to present 'Mamma Mia!'  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — "Mamma Mia!", which features music from the Swedish super group ABBA, opened on Broadway in October 2001. It was the ninth ...



GALLERY: Oakcrest High School graduation 2018 | Photo Galleries  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School class of 2018 graduates June 14 at the high school football field in Mays Landing.



Oakcrest wins playoff match against Collingswood  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — The Oakcrest High School wrestling team features one of the most talented groups of lightweights in the Cape-Atlantic League.



Oakcrest's Brielle Smith signs with Stanford in front of friends, family  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — A big crowd of students showed up at the Oakcrest High School cafeteria at 1:30 p.m. Friday to cheer on state javelin champion Brielle Smith ...



GALLERY: Oakcrest standout Brielle Smith chooses Stanford | Sports Galleries  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest standout Brielle Smith choose Stanford this Friday at Oakcrest High School in the main cafeteria. Smith is one of the top track athletes in the state.



Oakcrest High School librarian teams up with FoodBank for book bank  Press of Atlantic City

Terra Hiltner had just moved back to Margate from Baltimore and taken a job as a librarian at Oakcrest High School when she began looking for a local book ...



Oakcrest High School Trip to Malcom Bernard  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — On Nov. 13, the Oakcrest Multi-Cultural Club and Guidance held its annual trip to The Malcolm Bernard Historically Black College ...



Ocean City, Greater Egg to receive state grants for STEM education  Press of Atlantic City

Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday announced $2 million in grants to 29 districts across the state, including two in South Jersey, to expand STEM education.



Oakcrest High School partners with Shore Medical Center  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Biomedical magnet program students Jenna Steelman, 18, Nicole Emper, 18, and Kayla Epp-Riffel, 18, completed Oakcrest's first ...



Band Camp at Oakcrest High School  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School Marching Ambassadors Band held its annual Summer Band Camp for band and color guard members Aug. 13 through 17 at the school.



Oakcrest announces Athletic Wall of Fame inductees | Hamilton Twp.  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — The Oakcrest High School Athletic Wall of Fame Committee is pleased to announce the Induction Class of 2018. The inductees are ...



Some South Jersey girls are tackling the challenge of chess  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Anshruta Chidananda's interest in chess started when she attended elementary school.



Instant Decision Day at Oakcrest High School  Press of Atlantic City

On Nov. 26, the Guidance Department at Oakcrest High School hosted a College Instant Decision Day with eleven students accepted to Stockton University and ...



Oakcrest High School 2018 valedictorian speech  Press of Atlantic City

Thank you … to Superintendent Keenan, Principal Reina, the Greater Egg Board of Education members, Oakcrest administrators, faculty, staff, parents, friends ...



Oakcrest dance students to present winter concert  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — The dance program and Dance Booster Club at Oakcrest High School have a pair of events planned in December.



Atlantic Women's Hall of Fame inductees share stories with Oakcrest students  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — “Go women, go women, go women!” Theresa McReynolds told a group of about 40 seniors from Oakcrest High School on Friday morning.



Oakcrest gets 2nd win of season, 26-14 over EHT  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — It did not take long for the Oakcrest High School football team to light up the scoreboard Friday night.



Oakcrest High School holds Dancing with the Staff night  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School Dance held its own version of Dancing with the Stars as dance students teamed up with staff members for a "Dancing with the Staff" night ...



Oakcrest Marching Ambassadors capture Atlantic Coast Championship  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — On Saturday, Oct. 27, the Oakcrest High School Marching Ambassadors competed against 29 other bands in the Tournament of ...



Oakcrest inducts Athletic Wall of Fame members  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School held its annual Athletic Wall of Fame induction ceremony Friday, Oct. 5. Following a dinner reception at Mays Landing Country Club, the ...



Oakcrest students' videos focus on local businesses and organizations  Press of Atlantic City

Recently, the Oakrest Honors Digital Video and Editing class has been out in the community producing video projects for local area organizations and ...



Hall of Fame women speak to Oakcrest senior girls  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — In honor of Woman's History Month, Oakcrest High School hosted a breakfast March 15 for 45 of the senior girls. The goal of the event ...



Freshman Weed leads Absegami football past Oakcrest | Football  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Watching him make play after play Wednesday night, it must have been easy to forget Ray Weed is just a freshman.



Controversial N.J. referee makes wrestler cut dreadlocks or forfeit match  USA TODAY High School Sports

A high school wrestling referee in New Jersey made a wrestler choose between cutting his dreadlocks or forfeiting his match on Wednesday.



Sisters charged with assaulting Oakcrest employees after fight at school, police said  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Two sisters have been arrested after physically assaulting faculty after a fight involving multiple students at Oakcrest High School last month, ...



Students recognize National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Samya Hernandez, 18, held a piece of blue chalk to the sidewalk at the entrance of Oakcrest High School and wrote the words, “It won't be ...



Oakcrest counselor receives recognition from College Board  Press of Atlantic City

The College Board recently recognized Oakcrest High School guidance counselor Amy Salcedo as an exemplary professional school counselor for the 2019 ...



Hamilton officers dine with Oakcrest cheerleaders, football team  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — More than a dozen Hamilton Township Police Department officers visited Oakcrest High School on Tuesday, Oct. 16 to participate in ...



Oakcrest Student Council Hosts '21 Down Dance'  Press of Atlantic City

On Friday, Feb. 22, Oakcrest High School hosted the Atlantic County 21 Down organization for their annual 21 Down Dance at Oakcrest. Each year, Oakcrest ...



GALLERY: Back to School for Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District  Press of Atlantic City

The Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District which include Oakcrest High School, Absegami High School and Cedar Creek High School had their first ...



GALLERY: Mainland Marching Band | Football | pressofatlanticcity.com  Press of Atlantic City

Mainland Regional High School band performs during their game against Oakcrest High School, at Oakcrest,



Oakcrest's Berry, Corbitt win Marinelli titles | Wrestling  Press of Atlantic City

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Oakcrest High School's Keevon Berry and Kal-El Corbitt won championships at the Arthur O. Marinelli Wrestling Tournament on ...



Former Mays Landing resident earned first Grammy Award statue in February  Press of Atlantic City

Darhyl “DJ” Camper Jr., who has had multiple Grammy nominations over the years, has met many starry-eyed teenagers who want to have a career as a ...



Tunney II, "Master" C. Richard  Press of Atlantic City

Tunney II, "Master" C. Richard, - 68, of Mays Landing, passed peacefully into eternal rest on December 8, 2018 with his loving wife and daughter by his side.



Oakcrest grad Mark Clements ready to write the next chapter  Press of Atlantic City

Mark Clements' Twitter handle is @AskBoutMark. The answers will stun, sadden and ultimately inspire you. University of New Haven football coach Chris ...



GALLERY: Oakcrest vs Egg Harbor Township Football | Sports Galleries  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest vs Egg Harbor Township Football. Sept. 21, 2018 (Craig Matthews / Staff Photographer)



Oakcrest alumna shares ocean research with classrooms across country  Press of Atlantic City

Although Alix Leszczynski has always loved the ocean, spending many summer days growing up in Ocean City, the 2011 Oakcrest High School graduate had ...



Oakcrest High School celebrates prom 2017 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

ATLANTIC CITY -- Students from Oakcrest High School celebrated their 2017 prom on Saturday night as they arrived in style at the Sheraton Atlantic City ...



Nehr, Michele (nee Champion)  Press of Atlantic City

Nehr, Michele (nee Champion), - 53, of Marmora, passed away suddenly at home on November 26th, 2018. She was the youngest daughter of Daniel and Marie ...



Oakcrest senior Ionyonia Alves standing out among the rest: My Life  Press of Atlantic City

Ionyonia Alves' basketball career got off to a shaky start.



Judge allows Valiante family suit against NJ attorney general to go forward  Press of Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY — A Superior Court judge has denied the New Jersey attorney general's motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the office by the family of ...



Oakcrest Junior ROTC honors veterans with breakfast  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — Oakcrest High School Air Force Junior ROTC hosted a special Veterans Day Breakfast on Nov. 7 at the school, honoring local ...



A sense of family at Oakcrest graduation  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — Under sunny skies, the Oakcrest High School Class of 2015 took to the football field to end of a four-year chapter and say goodbye.



Oakcrest grad Bell promoted to Bengals active roster  Press of Atlantic City

Linebacker Brandon Bell could be playing for the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday.



Oakcrest celebrates Pi Day  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School celebrated Pi Day on 3.14, or March 14. Pi Day honors the value of pi, the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter, simplified to 3.14.



South Jersey wrestler was under ‘duress’ when he agreed to have dreadlocks cut, lawyer says  Philly.com

A referee who refused to let a South Jersey wrestler compete until his dreadlocks were cut had arrived late for the match and raised no concerns about the ...



Oakcrest High School inducts five into Athletic Wall of Fame  Press of Atlantic City

Five new members have been inducted into the Oakcrest Athletic Wall of Fame at Oakcrest High School in Mays Landing.



Hamilton, North Wildwood vote Tuesday for school projects  Press of Atlantic City

Hamilton Township and North Wildwood school districts are asking residents to vote Tuesday on whether to approve millions in funding for construction projects.



My Life: Oakcrest's Brielle Smith can throw javelin, make saves  Press of Atlantic City

Brielle Smith is pretty sure she was a handful as a young child.



Referee in Buena wrestler dreadlocks controversy alleges ‘emotional distress’ and character defamation  Philly.com

South Jersey referee Alan Maloney was embroiled in controversy after wrestler Andrew Johnson had his dreadlocks cut to avoid forfeiture in a match that ...



Blankenship, Roy P.  Press of Atlantic City

Blankenship, Roy P., - 68, of Northfield, unexpectedly passed away on January 19, 2019 at AtlantiCare Mainland Division. Before moving to South Jersey in ...



GALLERY: Ocean City vs Oakcrest Football | Sports Galleries  Press of Atlantic City

Ocean City vs Oakcrest football. Oct. 19, 2018, (Craig Matthews / Staff Photographer)



Oakcrest High School Graduation | Graduation Central  Press of Atlantic City

Photo gallery of the Oakcrest High School Graduation 2015.



South Jersey schools participate in national #Enough walkouts  Press of Atlantic City

Some focused on school security, others on mental health and some on gun control, but for the students who participated in demonstrations Wednesday, the ...



Lang, III, Walter  Press of Atlantic City

Lang, III, Walter, - 32, of Mays Landing, sadly passed away August, 2018. Walt was born in Somers Point, NJ on July 26th, 1986. He was raised in Mays Landing,



Oakcrest adds Wall of Fame members  Press of Atlantic City

When Carol Rott was named Teacher of the Year at Oakcrest High School in 1993, she knew she had to use that honor to benefit the entire school.



Oakcrest holds annual activity fair  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School Student Council held its annual Activity Fair on Sept. 20 on the school grounds. The afternoon event afforded the freshmen an opportunity ...



Oakcrest Welcome Wagon greets incoming freshmen  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — Four busloads of Oakcrest High School band members, cheerleaders, athletes and club members left the high school late in the ...



Valiante family agrees to dismiss lawsuit, turns to Crime Stoppers for help  Press of Atlantic City

Instead of going through the courts, the parents of Tiffany Valiante, the 18-year-old Oakcrest High School graduate who died after being hit by a train in 2015, are ...



Atlantic City's class of 1950 gives leftover funds in scholarships  Press of Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY — Walking past groups of children playing at the Boys & Girls Club summer camp Wednesday afternoon was a group of 85- and 86-year-olds ...



ACIT provides tuition relief with extra state aid  Press of Atlantic City

A shift in state aid that pumped extra funding into Atlantic County's vocational school will mean an unexpected drop in tuition prices for sending districts this year.



Masarone, Christopher Michael  Press of Atlantic City

Masarone, Christopher Michael, - 29, of Ocala, FL, It is with broken hearts that we share with the world that Christopher Michael Masarone Sr. Aka "CMAZ" born ...



Girls crew preview: A familiar, fast Oakcrest Falcon returns as coach  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School graduate Ronnie Townsend said she wanted to give back to the sport of crew, which took her to Northeastern University on a scholarship.



Buena grinds out win over explosive Oakcrest | Football  Press of Atlantic City

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — The Buena Regional and Oakcrest high school football teams offered up an intriguing contrast of offensive styles Friday night.



David Tobias, Oakcrest High School's band director for 47 years, prepares for his final spring concert  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING - David Tobias sat behind the drums in the Oakcrest High School band room and tapped out the opening to his signature finale, "On Broadway ...



Oakcrest plants flags to honor 'Forgotten Soldiers' who died by suicide  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Throughout February, those driving up Dennis Foreman Drive will see a very patriotic display as they make the turn toward Oakcrest High ...



Oakcrest's 'Shrek: The Musical' entices students to become part of production  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School senior Quincey Hughes never acted on stage before, but when the title of this year's Drama Club show was announced, he knew he had ...



Joanna Coe wins PGA Women's Stroke Play Championship, earns spot in LPGA major  Press of Atlantic City

Joanna Coe earned one of the biggest victories of her golf career Tuesday.



Monday snow storm causes school closures, some delays  Press of Atlantic City

Snow started falling around 10 p.m. Sunday night and has continued into the early morning hours Monday, Feb. 11, causing local schools to announce closures ...



Try out indoor ice skating at Hamilton Mall  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — Skate indoors while completing your holiday shopping Friday, Nov. 16 through Sunday, Nov. 18 at the Hamilton Mall.



Greater Egg Harbor, ACIT school officials debate budget issues  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Administrators from the Greater Egg Harbor Regional and county vocational school districts met Monday to discuss the impact of tuition ...



Oakcrest students test out Popsicle bridges in CADD class  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Students in a computer-aided drafting and design class tested triangle truss bridges that they designed and constructed using Popsicle ...



Hamilton names Teachers and ESPs of the Year  Press of Atlantic City

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — The Hamilton Township School District has selected its 2018-19 Teachers of the Year and Educational Services Professionals of the ...



Family challenges suicide ruling in death of teen hit by NJ Transit train  Philly.com

A medical examiner's ruling that Tiffany Valiante committed suicide when a NJ Transit train struck her last year never made sense to her family.



Wakeboard competition raises funds for suicide prevention  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — An Oakcrest High School alum and Stockton University graduate is planning a wakeboard competition and a day of summer-themed family ...



Hedelt, Jr., Albert V.  Press of Atlantic City

Hedelt, Jr., Albert V., - 85, of Linwood, NJ passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Shore Medical Center with family after a brief illness. Born in Atlantic City, ...



Oakcrest boys win South Jersey Group IV basketball opener against Millville  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING - Oakcrest High School's boys basketball team took the first step in what it hopes will be a history-making run through the South Jersey Group ...



Nace, James Howard "Jimmy"  Press of Atlantic City

Nace, James Howard "Jimmy", - 68, of Egg Harbor Township, crossed his finish line.First Place in a life well lived. He passed at home with his wife by his side.



Oakcrest students graduate with spirit  Press of Atlantic City

Lucie Pham. Rank: 1. Hometown: Mays Landing. Your Morning Kickstart is delivered to your inbox 7 a.m. daily. Make sure you don't miss out on the latest in ...



Everyone Has A Story: Teen center director gets Oakcrest students to wear neckties, aim high  Press of Atlantic City

Parents often asked Darrell Edmonds, 34, to mentor their teenage sons, and one of the first things the Oakcrest High School teen center director would teach ...



Little Egg school chief tapped to head Pinelands Regional  Press of Atlantic City

LITTLE EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — The local and regional school districts here now have one superintendent, a move administrators hope will bring stability ...



New Greater Egg Harbor superintendent questioned on issues at Oakcrest, other schools  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — The Greater Egg Harbor Regional School Board on Tuesday approved hiring John Keenan, currently the superintendent of the Northern ...



Tiffany Valiante's death not suicide, ex-Atlantic County medical examiner says  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School graduate Tiffany Valiante likely did not take her own life in July 2015 when she was fatally struck by an NJ Transit train in Galloway ...



NJ Community Comes Forward To Support Principal Put On Leave Without Explanation  CBS Local

By Trang Do. MAYS LANDING, NJ. (CBS) — A cross-section of students, parents and teachers came out to Oakcrest High School in Mays Landing, NJ, Monday ...



The twisting journey Oakcrest star Terrence Smith took to Division I football  Press of Atlantic City

Oakcrest High School graduate and record-breaking running back Terrence Smith will finally get his chance to play NCAA Division I football at the University of ...



Greater Egg Harbor Regional district seeks approval for $52.2 million in referendums  Press of Atlantic City

The Greater Egg Harbor Regional School Board will try once again to get voter approval for repairs, renovations and additions at the three high schools.



Adams, Jr., Raymond E.  Press of Atlantic City

Adams, Jr., Raymond E., - 73, of Egg Harbor City, passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family on October 31, 2018. He was a lifelong resident of Egg ...



New-look Oakcrest must reload but has plenty of talent  Press of Atlantic City

The Oakcrest High School football team was not a one-man show the past few years. It just seemed like Kendall Elliott could carry the whole team on his back at.



Brandon Bell rejoins Bengals practice squad  Press of Atlantic City

Linebacker Brandon Bell is back with the Cincinnati Bengals.



Reunions | | pressofatlanticcity.com  Press of Atlantic City

UPTOWN 4 LIFE FAMILY REUNION EXTRAVAGANZA: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 20, Gardner's Basin, New Hampshire Avenue, Atlantic City. 609-432-2984.



STOPit app lets students anonymously report problems  Press of Atlantic City

A smartphone app is making it easier for students to anonymously report problems or concerns at their schools.



Goble, Wayne  Press of Atlantic City

Goble, Wayne, - 64, of Egg Harbor City, passed away peacefully on February 7, 2019 surrounded by loved ones at ACMC. Wayne found great joy spending time ...



Recent spate of teen suicides leaves questions | News  Press of Atlantic City

With the sun setting over Oakcrest High School on Monday night, students and community members milled somberly around the football field with one complex ...



Valiantes have more questions than answers in daughter Tiffany's death  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — All of her friends and family have moved on with their lives while Tiffany Valiante remains stuck in time: an 18-year-old recent Oakcrest ...



Oakcrest girls rally for shootout win in playoff quarterfinal  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Oakcrest High School goalkeeper Brielle Smith said she “absolutely hates” penalty kicks. Teammate Haleigh Whitcraft also intensely dislikes ...



Did local eater chew his way to top of hot dog eating contest?  Press of Atlantic City

Joey "Jaws" Chestnut extended his reign as champion eater at the Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest Wednesday, downing a record 74 ...



Mullica Twp - Committee (Vote 2)  Press of Atlantic City

Republican William W. Cornell, Jr., 47, is running for the first time. A graduate of Absegami High School, he earned his Bachelors in Business Management from ...



Oakcrest graduate Mark Lewis makes his mark on Eagles' sideline  Press of Atlantic City

Bill Lewis thought back to the time he brought his son, Mark, to the Philadelphia Eagles training camp when he was 1 year old.



Pleasantville principal pleads not guilty to child pornography charges  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — Pleasantville High School Principal Edward James Bonek pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of possessing child pornography and ...



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