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Food Adventures: Merchantville Sweet Shop

By Rachael River, AAP Columnist, In the 1880’s the very first ice cream sundae was born. Since then it has evolved in the best was to incorporate all types of new ingredients from gummy bears to gold flaking! I stopped

Woman’s Club Works To Create Awareness During Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families. During this month,

Good Neighbors Making Great Communities

By Betsy McBride, Mayor of Pennsauken Township I wanted to share my excitement.  Our township, Pennsauken, and our sister Borough, Merchantville, are becoming a destination. Yes, I said a destination. We cannot and should not separate from each other. We

Food Adventures: It’s All Good Soul Food Comes To West Maple Avenue

By Rachael Rivera, AAP Columnist This month’s food adventure takes me to It’s All Good Soul Food and Catering, located at 618 West Maple Ave. in Merchantville. This unassuming little shop front is home to some truly awesome soul food.

Clip Joint Holds Grand Reopening Event On April 1

The Clip Joint has been serving local families for countless decades. With the passing of owner and community staple Al Segrest last October, it was the decision of his family to continue the tradition of the “best little hair house”

Mayors McBride, Brennan To Speak At Next PMAC Meeting

Pennsauken Mayor Betsy McBride and Merchantville Mayor Ted Brennan will be the guest speakers at the networking luncheon of the Pennsauken-Merchantville Area Chamber of Commerce, held on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the Pennsauken Country Club, 3800 Haddonfield Rd. Sign-in begins

All Around Pennsauken To Highlight Holiday Specials For Small Business Saturday

For the second year in a row, All Around Pennsauken will highlight local deals and specials in both Pennsauken and Merchantville as part of Small Business Saturday. Held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, Small Business Saturday encourages shoppers to patronize

Food Adventures: Eclipse Brewing Opens In Merchantville

By Rachael Rivera, AAP Columnist Eclipse Brewing has recently joined the ranks in our local brewery selection in Pennsauken, Merchantville, and the surrounding areas. They just opened on Oct. 9; and being a craft brew fan myself, I had to

Remembering Al Segrest, Owner Of Clip Joint

By Frank Sinatra, AAP Editor The sign on the door says, “Death in the family.” They have no idea how right they are. Al Segrest, iconic owner of The Clip Joint in Merchantville, passed away suddenly last night. He was 68

Haunted House At Merchantville School

The Merchantville School District hosts its annual Haunted House on Friday, Oct. 21 and Saturday, Oct. 22 at Merchantville School, 130 S. Centre St. The spooky fun runs from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is just $5 per person; concessions

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