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Willshire (nee Kerr), Linda Ann  Press of Atlantic City

Willshire (nee Kerr), Linda Ann, - 71, of Cape May Court House, passed away at Cape Regional Medical Center on Thursday, July 11, 2019. Born in Atlantic City ...

PHOTOS from Pleasantville High School 2019 prom | Prom Central  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — State Police arrested four local residents this week they believe burglarize… Pleasantville man injured in apartment fire. PLEASANTVILLE ...

Kreutz Moyer, Claire  Press of Atlantic City

Kreutz Moyer, Claire, - 77, passed away at home, surrounded by her family, at 10:30 pm on June 16, 2019. Born to Clarence and Estalie McCoy Kreutz on ...

Pleasantville High School teacher accused of sex with student  Press of Atlantic City

A Pleasantville High School teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student, the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office announced Friday.

High School Students Learn About City Teaching at Stockton’s Urban Teacher Academy  SNJTODAY

By: SNJ Today Staff. GALLOWAY, N.J. – Eight area high school students planning on a career in teaching got a glimpse of what it's like to teach in the city at the ...

Pleasantville High School and Middle School | |  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville PD block entrances to Pleasantville HS & Middle School as K-9 units do a “precautionary search” of the buildings. No word from Police or school ...

Pleasantville school budget will raise taxes, eliminate 11 positions  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Two principals on special assignment, two deans of students and the district's director of curriculum are among the positions the ...

State threatens Pleasantville schools with second school monitor  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — For the past two months, the city's Board of Education meetings have been plagued by fights over procedure and policy.

Inappropriate Pleasantville High School 'promposal' leads to investigation  The Journal News |

Proposals between students to attend the high school spring dance — often shortened to "promposals" — have become viral sensations in recent years.

Wilson, Edwin S Jr., M.D., FACR  Press of Atlantic City

Wilson, Edwin S Jr., M.D., FACR, - 82, of Atlantic City, was born on November 2, 1936, in Atlantic City, NJ, to Amanda and Edwin Wilson, Sr. He lived an idyllic ...

Pleasantville school board meeting continues Tuesday with layoff vote  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The school board here will resume its meeting from last week with a vote on whether to cut at least 11 positions to balance its budget for ...

Pleasantville High School, June 18, 6 p.m.  Press of Atlantic City

I do believe that graduation will start dry. However, a shower or storm will be possible (40% risk) after about 6:30 p.m. It will be warm and sticky, with ...

Six students, six stories about life in Pleasantville schools  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Latrell Townsend said students in the school district know when something is amiss, so he wasn't surprised when students and staff packed ...

Inside Pleasantville High, Gloria Salazar Ramirez shares her story  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Dressed in her Army blue coat and gray shirt, decorated heavily with ribbons, pins and medals, Gloria Salazar Ramirez grinned as she ...

Brigantine VFW Memorial Post No. 6964 News | Brigantine  Press of Atlantic City

Hello from Base Camp V. What a great weekend to start off the summer season! The temperature and humidity was perfect, which allowed our community to ...

Racist 'promposal' posted on Instagram investigated at Westchester County school  WABC-TV

School officials in Pleasantville are investigating an "inappropriate and unacceptable" promposal by a high school senior posted on social media.

Pleasantville teacher accused of sex with student waives court appearance  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — A Pleasantville High School teacher accused of having sex with a student waived her first appearance in court Friday.

Pleasantville School District facing budget cuts  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The school district will face another tough budget year due to salary increases coupled with state aid losses, auditor Mike Garcia of Ford ...

To the residents of Pleasantville — A letter from police Chief Sean Riggin  Press of Atlantic City

Greetings Friends,. I am writing you again to provide some information and opportunities for our community and our department in particular. First, I want to ...

Pleasantville High School Principal Facing Child Pornography Charges  CBS Philly

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter. PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (CBS/AP) – The principal of a southern New Jersey high school is facing child pornography ...

Pleasantville schools lay off 21 employees in face of $1.5M budget deficit  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — More than 20 school employees, including the director of facilities, lost their jobs as the school board attempted to mend a $1.5 million ...

Pleasantville tops Atlantic City for first time in 11 years in Battle by the Bay finale  Press of Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY — The Pleasantville High School boys basketball team waited 11 years for Sunday's win.

Pleasantville High School students get a chance at graduating with a college degree  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Joining a growing list of school districts in the region, Pleasantville next year will offer high school students a chance at graduating with a ...

4 seats up for election on Pleasantville school board, officials clarify  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Following some discrepancies, officials have confirmed that four seats are up for election on the local school board in November, three full ...

Layoffs latest in long story of turmoil for Pleasantville schools  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Leadership turnover and alleged financial irregularities have long plagued the Board of Education, which voted Tuesday night to lay off 21 ...

Pleasantville High School Prom 2018 | Prom Central  Press of Atlantic City

On May 26th 2018, Pleasantville High School holds a Prom Promenade in the school's gymnasium prior to the official prom at the Rams Head Inn.

Nixon, Sonja L.  Press of Atlantic City

Nixon, Sonja L., - 48, departed this life on March 28, 2019. She was born April 29, 1970, in Somers Point, NJ, to Rita Lee & Rick Schaefer. She attended.

Pleasantville principal indicted on child pornography charges  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville High School principal accused of possessing more than 1000 images of child pornography on a work-issued laptop has been indicted, ...

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 ...

Pleasantville boys basketball advances to S.J. Group II semifinals  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville's Jalen Freeman #0 attempts a jump shot against Cinnaminson's Chad Howard #2 during the first half Boys state basketball South Jersey Group II ...

Pleasantville boys have big day at Buena Relays  Press of Atlantic City

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — It was a medal-winning outing for many local athletes Saturday.

Who are the top athletes at Pleasantville High School since 2000?  Press of Atlantic City

The debate has raged for decades: Who is the best athlete at a particular school? The Press' longtime high school sports reporter Michael McGarry attempts to ...

Pleasantville school leading the way on black-history curriculum  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The rhythmic beat of drums played softly in the background as several of Tamar LaSure Owens' first-grade students painted colorful scenes ...

Pleasantville falls to undefeated Elizabeth but gets encouraging sign  Press of Atlantic City

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — On a disappointing day, Jacob Valeus gave the Pleasantville High School boys basketball team a reason to be hopeful about the ...

Criminal cases proceed for South Jersey teachers  Press of Atlantic City

MAYS LANDING — A court appearance for a high school principal charged with distributing child pornography was postponed again to allow more time for the ...

GALLERY: Pleasantville Marching Band | High School  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville High School band performs during the game with the Buena High School football team playing Pleasantville, at Pleasantville, Friday, Oct 19, ...

Keeping players at home critical to Pleasantville football's rebirth  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Coach Chris Sacco of the Pleasantville High School football team arrived at 7 a.m. on a steamy summer Monday in August for the first day ...

Suspended Pleasantville High School principal moved to new jail

The Pleasantville principal accused of child pornography has been moved to a different jail. Edward James Bonek, 49, was moved to the Cape May County Jail ...

Gallery: Cedar Creek Cheerleaders | High School  Press of Atlantic City

The Cedar Creek High School cheerleaders during their school's football playoff game against Pleasantville High School, at Pleasantville, Friday, Nov. 2, 2018.

Pleasantville school board fills vacancy, but another could arise  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The Board of Education is full for the first time all year as the board swore in a replacement member this week for a seat vacant since ...

Pleasantville High School teacher has sex with student- demands evidence be destroyed  scallywagandvagabond

Jessica Gaeckle: Pleasantville High School, NJ teacher has sex with student- demands teen destroy evidence upon learning of launched investigation.

Pleasantville school board meeting canceled again due to lack of quorum  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — For the third time since July, the Pleasantville Board of Education failed to reach a quorum for its regularly scheduled meeting.

License revoked for former Pleasantville teacher involved in health care fraud  Press of Atlantic City

TRENTON — The former Pleasantville English teacher who pleaded guilty last year to his role in the multi-million dollar federal health benefits fraud case can no ...

Pleasantville High School 2018 graduation | Graduation Central  Press of Atlantic City

I began covering South Jersey in 2008 after graduating from Rowan University with a degree in journalism. I joined The Press in 2015. In 2013, I was awarded a ...

Pleasantville High School teacher pleads guilty in state health benefits fraud  Press of Atlantic City

CAMDEN — A Pleasantville teacher and a Gloucester County salesman joined the growing list of federal guilty pleas Monday in a $50 million fraud scheme ...

GALLERY: 2019 Battle by the Bay finale as Pleasantville beats Atlantic City  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville's Elijah Jones, motions to his team in the third quarter of the Battle by the Bay basketball tournament, at Atlantic City High School, Sunday, Feb.

Pleasantville man injured in apartment fire  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — A city man was airlifted to the hospital after a fire broke out in a first-floor apartment unit of a multi-resident home in the 100 block of North.

Pleasantville football stumbles in opener against Haddonfield | High School  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE – The Pleasantville High School football team has transformed itself from rebuilding to a relevant program the past few seasons.

Early College High School opening up opportunity for Pleasantville students  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Next fall, Detty Exantus will begin her sophomore year at Pleasantville High School. At the same time, she will begin her first year of college ...

Success on, off basketball court drives Pleasantville's Sahmir Jones: My Life  Press of Atlantic City

Sahmir Jones is a busy 17-year-old. The Pleasantville High School senior is a football, basketball and track and field standout. He maintains a 3.8 grade point ...

Pleasantville tops St. Joseph 77-61 in CAL Tournament | Basketball  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Few fans noticed when Iisihr McFadden checked into the game in the second quarter Friday night.

Pleasantville beats OC for first time since 2013 | High School  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The celebration by the Pleasantville High School football team and its coaches and fans lasted several minutes on the field following the ...

A quick look at Pleasantville football | High School  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville High School football team must confront something it hasn't had to deal with in the recent past – expectations.

Softball and baseball performances highlight this week's high school sports list  Press of Atlantic City

Millville's Megan Sooy makes contact for a single to left field Saturday against Delsea Regional at the Hammonton Invitational. Sooy scored the winning run in ...

Birts, Christine  Press of Atlantic City

Birts, Christine, - 71, of Mays Landing, went home to be with the Lord on January 24, 2019. She was born in Atlantic City, NJ to the late Leonard Sr.

Pleasantville High School 2018 valedictorian speech  Press of Atlantic City

Good Evening,. My name is Sullymar Martir and I am the valedictorian of the class of 2018. It is an honor to have the opportunity to speak at our graduation.

History of Battle by the Bay rivalry between Pleasantville and AC  Press of Atlantic City

The Atlantic City and Pleasantville high school boys basketball teams will meet 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the traditional final game of the Battle of the Bay.

Pleasantville boxer Anthony Young earns upset in Las Vegas on Alvarez-Jacobs undercard  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville welterweight boxer Anthony Young delivered a huge victory in Las Vegas on Saturday night.

Pleasantville High School celebrates prom 2017 (PHOTOS)

GALLOWAY -- Students from Pleasantville High School celebrated their 2017 prom on Saturday night as they arrived in style at the Stockton Seaview Hotel and ...

11th-ranked Pleasantville streaks past Cedar Creek 38-22 | High School  Press of Atlantic City

EGG HARBOR CITY — The Pleasantville High School football team wanted to prove Saturday afternoon that its success wasn't a mirage.

Sahmir Jones and Jalen Freeman hit points milestone as Pville beats Spirit  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville dominated the final eight minutes and beat Holy Spirit 87-65 in the finale to the Seagull Classic at Spirit. The Greyhounds began the fourth quarter ...

St. Joe's vs. Pleasantville boys Basketball CAL game  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Few fans noticed when Iisihr McFadden checked into the game in the second qu… No. 3 Paul VI defeats No. 8 Pleasantville 86-69.

NJ teacher arrested on charge of sex with student who's an adult  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

PLEASANTVILLE — A South Jersey high school teacher could face years in prison after being charged with having sex with a student — even though he was of ...

Boxing: Pleasantville's Young ready for big fight  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville welterweight Anthony Young will try to earn the biggest victory in his boxing career Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Pleasantville Mayor Tweedle says city made progress last year  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Mayor Jesse L. Tweedle Sr. looks back on the city's past year both proudly and positively.

Pleasantville football duo to announce college commitment Aug. 30  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville football standouts Mohamed Toure and Elijah Glover are expected to announce their college commitments during a ceremony at the school on Aug ...

Rosado, Suriel, Zachariades see plenty of promise in Pleasantville  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Alejandro Rosado changed Matt Zachariades' mind with one swing.

Pleasantville's Valeus commits to Claflin University  Press of Atlantic City

The best could still be ahead for Pleasantville High School boys basketball standout Jacob Valeus.

GALLERY: Rise Up March at Pleasantville's South Main Street School  Press of Atlantic City

The seventh annual Rise Up March was held Wednesday, March 20 at the South Main Street School in Pleasantville. The students march on the sidewalks in ...

Pleasantville football continues trending upward, routs Gloucester Catholic

Part of becoming a winning program after years of struggle is being able to deal with success. A week after the biggest win in the tenure of fourth-year coach ...

Pleasantville boys basketball rallies for win over St. Joseph  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The basketball doesn't fall far from the family tree at Pleasantville High School.

A Pleasantville woman ran one of the top boxing gyms on the East Coast  Press of Atlantic City

The final challenger on the March 29, 1953, episode of “What's My Line” was a petite woman from Pleasantville.

Ocean City Football Team Drops Rivalry Game To Pleasantville  Ocean City, NJ Patch

Ocean City Football Team Drops Rivalry Game - Ocean City, NJ - Ocean City struck first, but Pleasantville went home with the 20-7 win.

Schultz, James C. "Jim"  Press of Atlantic City

Schultz, James C. "Jim", - 75 , of Mays Landing, died on April 23, 2019. He was born in Reading, Pennsylvania and spent his life in Atlantic County, New Jersey.

Pleasantville's Anthony Young wins state welterweight title  Press of Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY — Pleasantville boxer Anthony Young wants to make noise in the welterweight division this year.

Backup QB Brian Stalworth leads No. 9 Pleasantville to 5th straight win  Press of Atlantic City

GLOUCESTER CITY — Brian Stalworth never started at quarterback at the varsity level prior to Saturday.

Wildwood and Mainland girls and Pleasantville boys win at Ocean City Tipoff  Press of Atlantic City

Freshman guard Imene Fathi scored 14 points and had five assists as the Wildwood High School girls basketall team opened the season with a 57-43 win over ...

Pleasantville school bus involved in Route 9 crash  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — A Pleasantville School District bus was rear-ended Monday morning on Route 9 near West Ashland Avenue, police said.

Pleasantville school board changes mind on transfer of athletic director  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Stephen Townsend will remain the district's athletic director for the remainder of the year after public outcry regarding his possible transfer ...

Casco scores twice to lead Pleasantville boys soccer  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville High School's Melvin Casco scored two goals to lead the Greyhounds' boys soccer team to a 5-0 win over visiting Wildwood Catholic on Thursday ...

Pleasantville school board and union members clash at meeting  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — A Board of Education meeting Tuesday turned into a shouting match, with police intervening twice and a pen being thrown across the room, ...

Four Atlantic County residents arrested in Dunkin’ burglaries  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — State Police arrested four local residents this week they believe burglarized multiple Dunkin' locations across the state.

Pleasantville boys track wins Group II state championship  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville High School track coach Alan Laws was starting to think the elusive state title would never happen.

St Joe vs Pleasantville basketball game | Sports  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — The basketball doesn't fall far from the family tree at Pleasantville High School. +3 · St. Joseph's Marcellus Ross gets 2,000th point in win ...

Absegami students attend youth summitt  Press of Atlantic City

On May 29, twelve area high schools attended the annual Atlantic County Coalition for a Safe Community Teen Youth Summit at Atlantic Cape Community ...

Pleasantville school leaders want less input from state monitor  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Citing a “strong” difference of opinion, school board members and the administration are again challenging the authority of the district's ...

Former Stockton, Pleasantville star Armin Cane excelling in pro ball in Finland  Press of Atlantic City

After traveling to three countries in three years, Armin Cane finally found his new basketball home with the Hyvinkaan Poteva team in Finland's 1st Division B ...

Teacher maintains sexual relationship with teen student, tries to destroy evidence during investigation: Cops  CrimeOnline

Authorities in New Jersey say a high school teacher was arrested on suspicion of engaging in a sexual relationship with a teen student. According to the Press ...

Pleasantville school board, teachers agree to 5-year contract  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — After two years without a contract, Pleasantville educators and support staff have a new union agreement.

PAGE, TYRONE MATTHEW  Press of Atlantic City

PAGE, TYRONE MATTHEW, - 58, of PLEASANTVILLE, Tyrone Matthew Page made his entrance into this world on July 18, 1960 to the late Joshua Page and ...

Buena schools promote college readiness with new programs  Press of Atlantic City

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — This fall, Buena Regional High School rolled out its first class of Early College High School students, becoming the first rural ...

Atlantic Cape baseball starts mentoring program with Pleasantville High School  Press of Atlantic City

It's the same story with every college athletic program across the country.

Pleasantville school board approves $215K settlement with superintendent over lost wages  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Superintendent Clarence Alston will receive $215000 as part of a settlement agreement with the district approved at a February school ...

Banks, Bruce A. "Juicy"  Press of Atlantic City

Banks , Bruce A. "Juicy", - 23, of Pleasantville, went home to be with the Lord on October 9, 2018 due to a tragic accident. He was raised in Pleasantville and ...

North Main Street School program honors veterans  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — North Main Street School honored local veterans Nov. 15 with a tribute to their *service*.

Pleasantville school counselor latest guilty plea in prescription-fraud scheme  Press of Atlantic City

CAMDEN — A Pleasantville High School guidance counselor pleaded guilty Thursday to his role in a multimillion-dollar prescription health benefits fraud ...

Pleasantville's Gabriel Moronta wins 800-meter Group II state title  Press of Atlantic City

Gabriel Moronta won his first individual state championship for the Pleasantville High School boys indoor track and field team in the 800-meter dash Saturday.

Suspended Pleasantville school principal will return to work  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Suspended Middle School Principal Stephen Townsend will return to work later this month under a settlement agreement with the district.

Readers Choice: Best High School Athletes since 2000  Press of Atlantic City

The Press asked for reader input on our lists of the top athletes at local high schools from the 2000-01 season on.

Coleman, Latifah Dee  Press of Atlantic City

Coleman , Latifah Dee, - of Atlantic City, passed away 10/21/18 with her family by her side at Cooper Hospital after a lengthy illness though she fought hard God ...

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