Barrington Bulletin

The most complete and most convenient source for news and information about the borough of Barrington, N.J.

Nearby Cooper Towne Center recognized for excellence

Cooper Towne Center — the former Lion’s Head Plaza along the White Horse Pike in nearby Somerdale — has won a Smart Growth Award from New Jersey Future for its … Continue reading

May 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

2 Camden County high schools make the grade

U.S. News and World Report has released its annual rankings of the best high schools in the nation — but Haddon Heights High School, where Barrington students continue their education … Continue reading

May 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Allergy relief? Maybe a little

According to The Weather Channel, tree pollen levels are “very high” today, while grass pollen is just “high.” Both were at those levels for most of the past week, the … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Another look at the declining local news media

As options continue to decline for local news (with both buyouts and layoffs so far this year at the Courier-Post and Philly news outlets, respectively), it’s worth noting the moves … Continue reading

May 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Region’s historic Indian King Tavern offers beer for first time since 1873

The Indian King Tavern — the site where New Jersey’s General Assembly ratified the Declaration of Independence in 1777 — is planning to tap some Colonial-style brews as part of … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barrington mom seeks help for son with extremely rare genetic disorder

As part of National Mobility Awareness Month, a customized wheelchair accessible vehicle is being given away — and a Barrington mother is asking for your help in getting the van … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 5 Comments

Statewide tax cuts? A closer look at plans from Dems, GOP

Here’s one person’s take on some of the key differences between the tax cuts Gov. Chris Christie is pushing and those set forth by state Assembly Majority Leader and South … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Get ready for a higher water bill

NJ American Water, the utility that provides water for 2.5 million New Jerseyans including some Barrington residents, will raise its rates 4.82 percent effective immediately despite strong opposition from the … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Borough council opposes providing description of meeting agenda items

In a resolution recently ¬†approved by the borough, council listed more than a dozen reasons it opposed N.J. State Senate Bills 1451 and 1452. “S-1451 includes a number of proposed … Continue reading

May 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

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