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Mt. Ephraim MedExpress to Join Riverside Medical Group; Will Continue to Operate As Urgent Care Center

On September 1, 2020, the MedExpress Center located at 2 S. Black Horse Pike in Mt. Ephraim will join the Riverside Medical Group family and will continue to operate it as an urgent care center under the name of Riverside Urgent Care, according to an email announcement from MedExpress on August 24, 2020.

In the coming weeks, you will notice signage on the building change, the email stated. “Riverside Medical Group, a primary care and multi-specialty medical group, is a well-respected health care provider in the community and are committed to providing patient care that is both affordable and convenient. They look forward to continuing to provide you and your family with quality urgent care services.”

“We have greatly valued the privilege of providing health care to you and your family,” the email stated. “It has truly been an honor to serve patients in the Mt. Ephraim community.”

Should you need to access your medical records, please email CCC@riversidemedgroup.com.

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Mt. Ephraim School District Offers Free Programs for Children With Disabilities

Child Find Programs for children with disabilities are available through your local school district.

  • Are for eligible children ages 3 to 21 years
  • Are free (regardless of income)
  • Are staffed by caring, certified professionals
  • Are designed to meet individual student’s needs

Mt. Ephraim Public Schools
225 W. Kings Hwy. Mt. Ephraim, NJ 08059
Phone: (856) 931-7807 ext. 6061

Programas para Niños con Discapacidades

Disponible a través de su distrito escolar local
• Son elegibles para niños de edades de 3 a 21 años
• Gratis (independientemente de los ingresos)
• Cuentan con profesionales que cuidan, certificados
• Están diseñados para satisfacer las necesidades individuales de los estudiantes

Mt. Ephraim Public Schools
225 W. Kings Hwy. Mt. Ephraim, NJ 08059
Fon: (856) 931-7807 ext. 6061

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Application Made to Transfer Liquor License for Guiseppi’s in Mt. Ephraim to Bobby Ray’s BHT, LLC

An application was recently made to the Borough of Mt. Ephraim to transfer the liquor license for Guiseppi’s Restaurant in Mt. Ephraim to Bobby Ray’s BHT, LLC.

The application is a person-to-person transfer to Bobby’s Ray’s BHT, LLC, for the plenary retail consumption license that was issued to Ed Dawn Corp., trading as “Guiseppi’s Restaurant” located at 13 South Black Horse Pike. Bobby Ray Harris is the sole and managing member of Bobby Ray’s BHT, LLC.

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The sign at Guiseppi’s parking lot warned Harwan Movie Theatre patrons not to park in the lot. The Harwan was demolished years ago to make way for the Walgreens at the corner of Kings Highway and the Black Horse Pike. (SJO photo)

SJO reached out to Bobby Ray’s Pennsauken Tavern, which is located at 6324 Westfield Avenue to find about what the plans for Guiseppi’s Restaurant are.

Are there plans to convert or renovate Guiseppi’s into a second location for Bobby Ray’s Pennsauken Tavern? Will similar beer and drink specials that are regularly posted on their Facebook page be offered in Mt. Ephraim?

Recent Bobby Ray’s Facebook posts include specials for “Bobby’s Famous Tater Tots” and a Brago Burger made with one-half pound of Angus beef that’s “layered with a tangy slice of pork roll, crisp scrapple, and a fried egg, smothered in cheese and secret Brago sauce.”

Bobby Ray’s also recently began offering “Flights” — four flights of craft drinks for $10. “Perfect for when you want to try a new one or you just can’t pick a favorite,” a recent post read.

We will update this story as information becomes available.

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Film Archive & Preservation Company (With Screening Rooms) Proposed for Mt. Ephraim

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On August 12, 2019 at 7:30 pm, the Mt. Ephraim Land Use Board will hear the application of Harry S. Guerro for property located at 408 and 410 West Kings Highway.

According to a Legal Notice that was published on July 30, 2019, preliminary and final major site plan approval is sought for the renovation of property that will “serve as office space for a film archive and preservation company to include two film screening rooms, offered to the viewing public.”

Approval is also sought for the construction of a 5,240 square feet paved parking lot.

Several variances have also been requested, including a use variance for occasional private and public screenings and for special community events.

All documents relating to the application are on file and may be inspected by the public in the Office of the Secretary of the Land Use Board in the Municipal Building.

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Mt. Ephraim PD Plans Fishing & Fun With ‘Cops & Bobbers’ During National Night Out

For National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6, the Mt. Ephraim Police Department has planned an evening of fishing and fun with their “Cops and Bobbers” event at Haddon Lake Park.

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Everyone is welcome to bring their fishing gear to join the fun and cast their lines in the water alongside Mt. Ephraim’s finest from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live.

The event enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community.

It provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.

Millions of neighbors take part in National Night Out across thousands of communities from all fifty states, U.S. territories and military bases worldwide on the first Tuesday in August.