Barrington Bulletin

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

After steep increases, property tax rates even out in Barrington, nearby

Does it feel like your property taxes have doubled in the past decade? That’s not quite the case, but it is extremely close. The average property tax paid by a … Continue reading

July 31, 2012 · 1 Comment

Where your tax dollars go

Your Barrington home is worth about $222,811 and your property taxes are about $7,023, according to state public records. And with the 2012 Final / 2013 Preliminary Tax Bill for … Continue reading

July 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Indulgence Cupcakery of Haddonfield to do battle on Food Network

The bakers at Indulgence Cupcakery in neighboring Haddonfield will do their best to come home with $10,000 as part of “Cupcake Wars,” airing at 8 p.m. Aug. 5 on the … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Man found dead in Maple Shade pond formerly lived in neighboring Runnemede

From Police have identified a drowning victim in Steinhauer Pond as Daniel T. Donahue, 59, previously of Maple Shade and Runnemede, according to a release from Lt. Jeffrey Hoch. … Continue reading

July 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barrington’s Edmund Optics announces finalists for 2012 grant program

Edmund Optics has narrowed down 750 applications to a list of 45 finalists for its annual grant program, which will award $80,000 worth of products to the winners, the company … Continue reading

July 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Olympians from Camden County

The Summer Olympics are set to begin Friday in London. Here’s a quick look at the athletes from Camden County who will be trying to bring home gold for the … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

School board schedules special action meeting

The Barrington Board of Education has scheduled another special action meeting — its third since mid-May — for Aug. 9 at Avon School. The board intends to discuss “matters of … Continue reading

July 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Congressional ethics committee starts inquiry into Rep. Rob Andrews’ spending

U.S. Rep. Rob Andrews of Haddon Heights is being investigated by the House Ethics Committee based on allegations he improperly used campaign funds to pay for a graduation party and … Continue reading

July 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

FBI raids home of Trenton mayor who previously served as Barrington schools business administrator

The FBI raided the home of Trenton Mayor Tony Mack in the middle of the night Wednesday while simultaneously searching the homes of his brother and a major campaign donor … Continue reading

July 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Help Barrington break a world record

The Guinness World Record for an egg toss competition is 1,162 people, according to borough resident Mike Drumm. Now he and 11 other residents are hoping to get their neighbors … Continue reading

July 19, 2012 · 3 Comments

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