Barrington Bulletin

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Photos: Officials bag groceries for charity

State Sen. Donald Norcross, Assembly Whip Wilson and more help out at the Lawnside ShopRite to try to help bag hunger. Full list of those scheduled to attend the event: … Continue reading

September 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Barrington foundation aims to help kids in need (UPDATED)

UPDATE: The pilot program discussed below has been delayed until the summer of 2014, according to organizer Beth Cavallaro. “The response actually outweighed the available funding to support this year, … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Woodland School teacher taped to a wall — for a good cause

Sixth-grade math teacher Rachel Seiden found herself a few feet taller than usual — and unable to move — Thursday at Woodland School. Students at the school were offered the … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Haddon Heights blast update: Campaign for victim passes $10,000

The “Giving Forward” campaign for Raquel Nunn, the woman seriously injured in a Feb. 23 natural gas explosion in Haddon Heights, has passed its initial goal of $10,000, according to … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

One week later: Donations for victim of Haddon Heights blast pass $7,500

The outpouring of sympathy for Raquel Nunn of Haddon Heights has been swift and strong. Just more than a week after a massive natural gas explosion blew her out of … Continue reading

March 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Community joins together to help victim of Haddon Heights blast

On Saturday afternoon, Raquel Nunn of Haddon Heights turned on her stove without giving it a second thought. She didn’t know gas had been leaking out of the apartment below … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Donations from Just Kids program students surprise coordinator

When Maryann DuBois, who runs the Archway Just Kids after-school program at Avon School, asked students this month help children in need at a new school in Nicaragua, she hoped … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Share your love this holiday season: Adopt a family

Barrington residents have demonstrated their generosity again and again — from raising thousands of dollars for Hurricane Sandy victims to donating food every Thanksgiving. If you’re interested in expanding your … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thanksgiving food drive for Barrington residents winding down

The ABLE group, a partnership between the borough and area churches that providing resources to assist individuals and families who are experiencing life-altering setbacks, is seeking Thanksgiving donations through Friday at … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barrington boy’s plight gets media attention

You may remember the Barrington Bulletin report on borough youngster Casey Umba and his family’s effort to get enough votes to win a free wheelchair accessible vehicle (“Barrington mom seeks help … Continue reading

May 31, 2012 · Leave a comment