Reminder: Seneca Jazz Festival will take place Wednesday, March 19

The Seneca Eagles Band Parents Association invites you to attend the annual ‘Jazz Festival’ to be held on Wednesday, March 19 at the Seneca High School auditorium from 4 to 9 p.m.

Special historic preservation workshop to be held March 22 at Borough Hall

On Saturday, March 22, there will be a Historic preservation workshop open to the public, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Borough Hall auditorium on the second floor. The Historic Preservation Commission will host Ms. Andrea Tingey from the New Jersey State Historic Preservation Office for “Historic Preservation 101.” Ms. Tingey will cover basic preservation history and current preservation practices with an emphasis on how they relate to Haddonfield’s historic preservation goals. For any questions about the workshop, please contact Lee Albright, HPC chairperson at albright58@gmail.com or 609-417-8935.

Taking the old Coliseum to the ‘Nexxt Level’

Residents of Voorhees have something to celebrate. The new owners of the Coliseum have decided to preserve it and modernize the facility, instead of demolishing it. Omar Wellington, an owner and spokesperson for the new facility, has indicated that he plans to seek Planning Board approval for the finishing stages of the redevelopment project on March 12, renaming it the “Nexxt Level Coliseum” along the way. The Coliseum, located at 333 Preston Road, is currently being partially used as Nexxt Level Sport Facility. The building itself has a storied past…

Perkins Center for the Arts receives $25,000 grant

Perkins Center for the Arts has been awarded a grant of $25,000 by Holman Automotive Group, Inc. to support operations, arts education programs and facility improvements at Perkins Center for the Arts.

Crossing guards are Haddonfield’s unsung heroes

At the 3 p.m. dismissal of all Haddonfield elementary schools, children can be seen running about town in excitement and anticipation for whatever the remainder of their day may bring. …

Monkey Face Comedy and Operation Yellow Ribbon to hold comedy fundraiser on March 22

On March 22, Monkey Face Comedy is partnering with Operation Yellow Ribbon of South Jersey to host Marlton Comedy Night, a comedy show fundraiser to support members of the armed forces.

Seneca High School springs into the season with upcoming events

Though the temperatures and seemingly constant layer of snow are no indication, spring is just around the proverbial corner and with that residents can look forward to variety of events to welcome the season.

Haddonfield Lions Club to host charity Pasta Bowl on March 23

The Haddonfield Lions Club will host its annual Pasta Bowl Dinner and Basket Auction on Sunday, March 23. The Pasta Bowl will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., at the Christ the King School gymnasium on 164 Hopkins Avenue. All proceeds from the Pasta Bowl will benefit the Lions Club Blind Fund, which provides financial support to blind members of the community.

Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation hosting several opportunities to get involved with raising money for teens with cancer

The foundation’s 10th Annual Wine and Food Tasting will take place on Thursday, March 27 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Virtua’s Barry D. Brown Health and Education Center, 106 Carnie Boulevard. Adults over 21 years of age are invited to wine and dine, for a good cause. The event will feature gourmet dishes, and over 250 fine wines, craft beers and spirits from around the world. Tickets cost $60 in advanced and $75 at the door. All proceeds go to the ARVF to support teens with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. Tickets can be purchased at www.arvf.org/tickets-goods/.

Voorhees Middle School debuting the spring musical on March 14

Voorhees Middle School Drama Club invites you to “be our guest” and come see the heartwarming “tale as old as time” production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” on Friday, March 14 through Sunday, March 16, 2014 at the VMS Theater, 1000 Holly Oak Drive. This show is one the entire family will love, so join us for one of our four performances.