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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.



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 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.



Balesteri, Ralph  Press of Atlantic City

Balesteri, Ralph, - 86, of Northfield, passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019 at Penn Presbyterian hospital in Philadelphia. Although born in Yonkers, NY, ...



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.



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 ...



Robinson, Joseph E.  Press of Atlantic City

Robinson, Joseph E., - 99, of Absecon, suddenly on January 26, 2019. A lifelong resident of Absecon, he graduated from Pleasantville High School in 1939, ...



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 ...



Pleasantville High School football players in the locker room  Press of Atlantic City

BUENA VISTA TOWNSHIP — On a disappointing day, Jacob Valeus gave the Pleasantville High Scho… More information. Thanksgiving rivalry: Ocean City vs.



Pleasantville High School and Middle School | | pressofatlanticcity.com  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 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 ...



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 ...



Beyond These Halls: PHS junior Jamera Corbitt meets challenges head on  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — “I became a better student for my mom,” said 17-year-old Jamera Corbitt.



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, ...



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 ...



GALLERY: Pleasantville Marching Band | Football  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, ...



Turner, Anthony John 'TJ'  Press of Atlantic City

Turner, Anthony John 'TJ', - 49, of Absecon, lost his battle to addiction on Friday February 1, 2019. He was born on December 14, 1969 in Somers Point NJ. He.



Rutgers commit Mohamed Toure, 2 others to sign LOI on Pleasantville's historic day  NJ.com

It's been a good year for the Pleasantville High School football program. And on Wednesday it's about to get a lot better. Three Pleasantville players will sign ...



Doris R. Jenks | Obituaries  The Keene Sentinel

Doris R. Jenks. Doris R. Jenks, 98, of Candia died Jan. 28, 2019. Born in Trenton, N.J., on Dec. 24, 1920, she was the daughter of Charles and Helen (Hatrak) ...



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

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



Latrell Townsend is Mr. Pleasantville  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Latrell Townsend doesn't live in Pleasantville, but the teenager is all about its high school, where he is a senior.



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

James A. Pressley Sr., 33, was just a teenager when he first ran for Pleasantville Board of Education, and was in his 20's when he admitted to taking $40,000 in ...



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 boys basketball team improves to 2-0 | High School  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville High School boys basketball team continued its impressive start Tuesday.



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 ...



For fourth time, Pleasantville school board meeting canceled for lack of quorum  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Tuesday was set to be Tony Davenport's last meeting on the Pleasantville Board of Education.



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.



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 students return to class after science classroom smell forces evacuation  The Journal News | LoHud.com

PLEASANTVILLE - Students have returned to Pleasantville High School after an evacuation this morning because of an unusual smell in a science classroom.



Mattera, Lucy M.  Press of Atlantic City

Mattera, Lucy M., - 93, of Mays Landing, NJ passed away on Thursday morning, February 7, 2019. A life-long resident of Mays Landing, Lucy retired in 1986 after ...



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 ...



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 ...



Haddonfield eliminates Pleasantville with big 2nd half | Football  Press of Atlantic City

HADDONFIELD — The Pleasantville High School football team could take no solace Friday night in how far it's come.



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 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 ...



Beyond These Halls: PHS senior Akeem Walker sets an example  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Over the summer, Akeem Walker and his friends spotted a preschool-age boy walking alone in the middle of the night. They called 911 and ...



Dunn, Thomas Edward, III  Press of Atlantic City

Dunn, Thomas Edward, III, - 76, of Absecon, passed away at home on Monday January 28, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was a life-long resident of ...



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 ...



Pleasantville Early College students sending care packages to soldiers overseas  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Students participating in the Carver Education Foundation's Early College High School Program from the Middle School of Pleasantville ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Pleasantville gets playoff rematch against Haddonfield | High School  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville High School football team saw its season-opening 20-7 loss to Haddonfield as a test.



Suspended Pleasantville High School principal moved to new jail  breakingac.com

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 ...



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 ...



11th-ranked Pleasantville streaks past Cedar Creek 38-22 | Football  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.



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.



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 ...



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.



Pleasantville vs Haddonfield South Jersey Group II semifinals  Press of Atlantic City

HADDONFIELD — The Pleasantville High School football team could take no solace Friday night … More information. Pleasantville High School football players ...



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 football continues trending upward, routs Gloucester Catholic  NJ.com

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 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, ...



Power Five commitment recap: Aug. 25-31  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is just a few months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented prospects are ...



PHOTOS from Pleasantville vs. Wildwood Catholic boys soccer  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville High School's Melvin Casco scored two goals to lead the Greyhounds' boys socce… Backup QB Brian Stalworth leads No. 9 Pleasantville to 5th ...



Pleasantville's Toure picks Rutgers over Temple, BC and Maryland  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Mohamed Toure and Elijah Glover revisited their past Thursday afternoon.



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 beats OC for first time since 2013 | Football  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Pleasantville pays former school employee $185K settlement  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — After alleging her termination was the result of retaliation, a former school employee received an $185000 settlement from the district in ...



First-round match between Cedar Creek, Pleasantville a regular-season rematch  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville and Cedar Creek high school football teams played a little more than month ago in a key regular season game.



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 ...



Mohamed Toure is helping turn around Pleasantville football  Philly.com

The year before Toure arrived, Pleasantville was 0-10. Two years later, the Greyhounds were in postseason play.



A Jumpstart to Higher Education - South Jersey, News, Weather, Sports, Entertainment, NJ  SNJTODAY

An Early College program for South Jersey-area high schoolers aims to expand opportunities for underserved students.



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 ...



Pleasantville's Valeus scores 1000th career point; Vineland's Campbell nets 50 to beat A.C.  Press of Atlantic City

Jacob Valeus needed just 14 points Friday night to reach 1000 for his career.



Schools adding Class III officers to improve safety and save money  Press of Atlantic City

After a recent school shooting, Pleasantville police Officer Tommy Carberry emailed the White House suggesting a program already in place in New Jersey: ...



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 ...



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 High School celebrates prom 2017 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

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



Attorneys appealing Pleasantville principal's jail detention to state's highest court  breakingac.com

Attorneys for the Pleasantville High School principal accused of possessing more than 1,000 images of child pornography is appealing his detention to the state ...



Pleasantville police investigate alleged robbery in AC Cemetery  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — Police are investigating an alleged attempted robbery Monday night in Atlantic City Cemetery.



'Large columns of smoke' from Pleasantville fire seen from 20 miles away  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — A garage next to a long-vacant Pleasantville business was engulfed in flames Tuesday afternoon, sending out smoke plumes that could be ...



Buena Regional tramples through mud to reach 8-0 | Football  Press of Atlantic City

GLOUCESTER CITY — The fortunes of the Buena Regional High School football team followed the weather Saturday.



New Jersey high school graduation rate continues to climb  Press of Atlantic City

For the sixth year in a row, the number of students graduating from high school in New Jersey has grown.



Unoccupied home burns in Pleasantville  Press of Atlantic City

Battalion 2 responded tonight on the north side of town for reported structure fire. Enroute units were updated by dispatch they were receiving multiple calls.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Who's running for office in Atlantic County?  Press of Atlantic City

Editor Note: The Press of Atlantic City reached out to all candidates in Atlantic County's municipal races over the summer and invited them to send in ...



A look at life in a high school football locker room  Press of Atlantic City

The Pleasantville High School football team returned to the locker room a few minutes before their season-opening kickoff against Haddonfield.



Blocker, Sandra Lee (a.k.a Sandy; Judy; Jute)  Press of Atlantic City

Blocker, Sandra Lee (a.k.a Sandy; Judy; Jute) , - daughter of the late Carlton Gould and Evelyn Mae Gould was born on April 8, 1949 in Somers Point, NJ. She.



Reynolds, Eric L  Press of Atlantic City

Reynolds , Eric L, - 71, of Egg Harbor Township, was born January 4, 1947, in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to Mac and Thelma (Hall) Reynolds. Eric transitioned to ...



Divine Anderson becomes first Pville player in 14 years to score 1000 points  Press of Atlantic City

Divine Anderson sank a big shot for himself and for Pleasantville High School on Wednesday night.



Pleasantville's Sahmir Jones wins 2 South Jersey titles | Track Field  Press of Atlantic City

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP — Sahmir Jones of Pleasantville High School never ran the 400-meter dash before Friday night.



Second school principal suspended in Pleasantville  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — A second principal in the local school district has been suspended, and no progress has been made in certifying a new superintendent.



Campbell (nee DeGeorge), Virginia (Ginny)  Press of Atlantic City

Campbell (nee DeGeorge), Virginia (Ginny), - 87, of Margate, passed peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Christmas morning. She was born on ...



Pleasantville positioned to reclaim its basketball prominence this winter  Press of Atlantic City

Coach Butch Warner of the Pleasantville High School boys basketball team gives a history lesson at every practice.



St. Joe's vs. Haddonfield and Pleasantville vs. Cedar Creek highlight weekend schedule  Press of Atlantic City

Normally, Friday night dominates the high school football scene.



Pleasantville approves medical marijuana dispensary  Press of Atlantic City

PLEASANTVILLE — City Council has approved plans for a medical marijuana dispensary to be built at the former site of The Press of Atlantic City.



Radio host and former Egg Harbor Township Mayor Bob Burns dies  Press of Atlantic City

Bob Burns was a mainstay of Atlantic County airwaves and Egg Harbor Township life.



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.



Stockton Receives State Grant to Establish College Bound Program at A.C. Campus  SNJTODAY

Stockton University has been awarded a state grant to establish a College Bound Program based at the new Atlantic City campus starting in early 2019.



Pleasantville's Shakur commits to Monmouth | Football  Press of Atlantic City

Pleasantville High School rising senior Jabril Shakur verbally committed to play football at Division I Monmouth University on a full athletic scholarship Monday.



Irwin, John Harold  Press of Atlantic City

Irwin, John Harold, - 71, passed away at home peacefully surrounded by loved ones on December 16, 2018 after a long battle with complications from throat ...



Local teachers and support staff of the year to be recognized May 22  Press of Atlantic City

Seventy Atlantic County teachers and 48 educational services professionals will be recognized for their achievements in and dedication to education on May 22 ...



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