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Children of Military Families Receive Needed Books as BCC Book Initiative

Children of Military Families Receive Needed Books as BCC Book Initiative

Children at Fort Dix's Joint Base received about 13,000 books.
Obstacle Run for Moorestown Schools Set for Sept. 7

Obstacle Run for Moorestown Schools Set for Sept. 7

The event is a 5K for older kids or adults, or a 1-mile run for families with younger kids.
Seven Candidates Pursue Three Seats on Moorestown BOE

Seven Candidates Pursue Three Seats on Moorestown BOE

None of the candidates are the three incumbents
Moorestown Resident Named President of Temple Alumni Association

Moorestown Resident Named President of Temple Alumni Association

Scott F. Cooper is an attorney at Blank Rome and the Vice President of the Moorestown Soccer Club.
Moorestown Retirement Community Honors Local Graduates

Moorestown Retirement Community Honors Local Graduates

Graduates were from local high schools, colleges and universities.
Moorestown School Referendum Set for Sept. 30

Moorestown School Referendum Set for Sept. 30

School Board Member Brandon J. Pugh discusses that among other issues in his monthly education column.
Moorestown Students Get Head Start on Lifelong Friendships on Unity Day

Moorestown Students Get Head Start on Lifelong Friendships on Unity Day

Moorestown Unity Day brings together students from three elementary schools for “Unity Day” at the end of third grade, according to the Moorestown Sun.
Moorestown High School Freshman Makes Intel Science Fair Finals

Moorestown High School Freshman Makes Intel Science Fair Finals

Reeves Baiderson was one of 1,700 finalists from an initial field of 7 million from 70 countries.
Budget Approval, New Contract for Superintendent Top School News for May

Budget Approval, New Contract for Superintendent Top School News for May

Board Member Brandon Pugh also discusses next year's school calendar in his monthly column.
Moorestown Gives Interim Superintendent Permanent Position

Moorestown Gives Interim Superintendent Permanent Position

Timothy J. Rehm will serve a three-year term beginning July 1.
William Allen Middle School Student Recognized Among Nation's Brightest

William Allen Middle School Student Recognized Among Nation's Brightest

John Borton was recognized at a regional awards ceremony for academically advanced children by The Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth.
Moorestown Dream 5K Set for Saturday at the High School

Moorestown Dream 5K Set for Saturday at the High School

Registration is 7:30 a.m. and the race begins at 8:30 a.m.
Moorestown Elementary School Student Wins Regional Math, Spelling Bees

Moorestown Elementary School Student Wins Regional Math, Spelling Bees

Fifth grader Vinay Panayanchery will compete for a national title in August.
Top 20 High Schools In New Jersey; Cherry Hill East Is 34th; Burlington Shut Out

Top 20 High Schools In New Jersey; Cherry Hill East Is 34th; Burlington Shut Out

Patch has listed the top 20 schools listed on U.S. News and World Report's rankings of the top high schools in the nation
Special Budget Meeting to Take Place April 29 Among Moorestown BOE Updates

Special Budget Meeting to Take Place April 29 Among Moorestown BOE Updates

The lowering of student activity fees elimination of a consultant, and greater revenue from extended day kindergarten, according to Brandon Hugh's latest column.
Actor Eric Martinez Speaks to High School Students About Bullying

Actor Eric Martinez Speaks to High School Students About Bullying

He visited Moorestown High School as part of "Color for Causes" week.
FEP Hosts Music and Dance Medley April 27

FEP Hosts Music and Dance Medley April 27

A total of 26 young people will perform in a fast-paced, eclectic program of music and dance. Refreshments will follow the performances.
District Calendar, Student Achievement Among Moorestown BOE Updates

District Calendar, Student Achievement Among Moorestown BOE Updates

Brandon Pugh also further discusses the budget in his latest column.
Burlington County School Boards Association Names New Officers

Burlington County School Boards Association Names New Officers

Officers come from Delanco, Delran, Tabernacle and Moorestown.
Empty Bowl Dinner to Benefit Friends Enrichment Program Takes Place March 30

Empty Bowl Dinner to Benefit Friends Enrichment Program Takes Place March 30

Children make their own bowls for the event and a variety of soups are available.