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News: August 2011

Level 4 Seminar Rescheduling

The Atlantic District Officiating Program sent the following email message to all officials who were scheduled to attend the Atlantic District Level 4 Officiating Seminar on Wednesday, August 31:

All Participants:

The Atlantic District Level 4 Officiating Seminar has been rescheduled to take place on Sunday, September 11th from 10:30 AM to 7:00 PM at The Igloo, Mount Laurel, NJ. Please... confirm your registration to this rescheduled seminar.

If for any reason you cannot attend this seminar as previously registered, please contact Dave Zulla at david.z...

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Bridgewater Sports Arena and Ice Vault Seminar Rescheduling

The Atlantic District Officiating Program sent the following email message to all officials who were scheduled to attend the Atlantic District Officiating Seminars at Bridgewater and Wayne, NJ on Saturday, August 27:

All Participants:

We are still in the process of working out all the details to reschedule the two seminars postponed by Irene this weekend. Unfortunately with leagues starting to play earlier and earlier each year the ice availability is limited. We are working hard to come up with solutions for the program.

In the meantime, if you would like to g...

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In Memory of Ken Tew

We are very sorry to report the passing of Ken Tew, veteran ice hockey official and assignor in the Chester County, Pennsylvania area. According to his obituary:

Ken was an aircraft pilot for Conoco Oil Company and later the DuPont Company. He retired in 1994. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Margo Tew (nee Bamford); father of Todd Tew and his wife Vicki and Chad Tew; son of Eula Smith; grandfather of Isaiah Tew, Mitchell Tew and Joseph Tew and brother of Larry Tew.

Family and friends are invited to a funeral service at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, August...

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Atlantic District Level 4 Officiating Seminar is Postponed

Late on Thursday night, the Atlantic District Officiating Program sent the following email message to all officials scheduled to attend the Atlantic District Level 4 Seminar that was scheduled for Sunday, August 28:

The state of New Jersey has declared a "State of Emergency" for the entire state in preparation for hurricane Irene, therefore the Atlantic District Officiating Program has decided to postpone the Level Four Seminar scheduled for S...

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