Weekly Roundup: Junior Police Academy teaches law-enforcement lessons

Catch up on the week that was with The Sun’s “Weekly Roundup” feature.

Mt. Laurel Township Police Department Officer Lester Hann teaches students about an Emergency Vehicle Operator Course as part of the department’s Junior Police Academy held this week at Harrington Middle School.

Catch up on the week that was with The Sun’s “Weekly Roundup” feature.

Mt. Laurel Township Police Department holds annual Junior Police Academy

The Mt. Laurel Township Police Department held its third annual Junior Police Academy this week. As in past years, the program was open to students entering seventh or eighth grade this fall who had an interest in learning more about local law enforcement.

SJ Region of NJ Association of Women Business Owners to hold Happy Hour on Aug. 23

The South Jersey Region of the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners is hosting a Networking Happy Hour on Aug. 23 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar at the Moorestown Mall, 400 Route 38, in Moorestown.

Law enforcement roundtable features candid talk between police and NAACP community members

This week, members of the Southern Burlington County NAACP and officers from 10 Burlington County towns came together at Bethel A.M.E. Church in Moorestown to have a candid dialogue about the relationship between police and black communities.

Dr. Oz brings ‘The Good Life’ to Cherry Hill

Dr. Mehmet Oz wants people to lead the good life. For the last decade, he has devoted “The Dr. Oz Show” to teaching people how to do just that, and on Aug. 25, he’s coming to Cherry Hill to spread the word that health and happiness are within reach.

Burlington County to host free shredding event for residents’ confidential documents on Sept. 9

Burlington County will hold its next free paper shredding event for residents on Sunday, Sept. 9, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine, at the Burlington County Resource Recovery Complex, located at 22000 Burlington-Columbus Road in Florence.