Weekly Roundup: Evesham Council against Country Farms rezoning, Burlington county honors Marlton…

Weekly Roundup: Evesham Council against Country Farms rezoning, Burlington county honors Marlton boy

Evesham Police have also selected the ‘Officer of the Month’ for February.

Marlton resident Rocco Regalbuto, age 7, stands with 911 dispatcher Wade Stein after the latest Burlington County Freeholders meeting. Freeholders honored Rocco at the meeting for calling 911 on March 3 to report his mother had suffered a life-threatening medical emergency.

Evesham Township Council took a strong stand against any potential rezoning of land the school district owns at the Country Farms development, Burlington County honored a 7-year-old Marlton boy for properly using 911 when his mother suffered a a medical emergency and Evesham Police has selected the “Officer of the Month” for February. Catch up on the week that was with the weekly roundup.

Evesham Township Council against potential rezoning of land school district owns at Country Farms

Evesham Township Council’s recent meeting saw every member of council speak against any potential rezoning of several pieces of vacant land owned by the Evesham Township School District at the Country Farms housing development. Council spoke against the potential rezoning after an agenda item at the Board of Education’s most recent meeting where the board applied to the state to determine if it would allow any potential sale of several properties the district owns throughout the township.

Burlington County honors 7-year-old Marlton boy for calling 911 during mother’s medical emergency

Marlton resident Rocco Regalbuto, age 7, stands with 911 dispatcher Wade Stein after the latest Burlington County Freeholders meeting. Freeholders honored Rocco at the meeting for calling 911 on March 3 to report his mother had suffered a life-threatening medical emergency.

Burlington County Freeholders used part of their meeting this week to honor 7-year-old Marlton resident Rocco Regalbuto for his actions on March 3 when he knew to call 911 after he saw his mother Danielle Regalbuto. suffering from a medical emergency. As Rocco’s mother was getting him ready for school that morning while the two were alone at home, she suddenly collapsed and started struggling to breathe.

Evesham Police honor life saving actions of officer with February’s “Officer of The Month” award

Evesham Police have commended Ptlm. Robert Hansbury, a member of the Evesham Police Department for 12 years, as “Officer of the Month” for February. Police say Hansbury performed “quick, life saving actions” when Hansbury saved the life of an unconscious Cherokee High School staff member by performing CPR several weeks ago.

Evesham Fire-Rescue to hold annual Train and Toy Show on March 26

Evesham Fire-Rescue will be holding its annual Train and Toy Show on Sunday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Main Street Fire Station, 26 East Main Street. Admission is $3 for individuals and $5 for families. Proceeds benefit the restoration and maintenance of the Marlton Fire Company 1927 Hale Pumper and the Historic Marlton Fire Company firehouse.

Evesham Police arrest man for stealing from woman’s purse at ShopRite supermarket

On March 9 at 4:06 p.m., Evesham Police say officers responded to the Shoprite, 307 W. Route 70, for a report of a male who had stolen the wallet out of a shopper’s purse. Police eventually arrested, Robert Mount, age 55, of Iselin, and charged him with fourth-degree theft. He was lodged in the Burlington County Jail with no bail.