As David Mayer sees it, a mayor's office is a great place to catch a glimpse of the future. "Mayors can see things before others do, because of the developers who come in and express interest," says Mayer, 49, a Democrat and former New Jersey assemblyman who since 2010 has served as mayor of Gloucester Township.
A truce appears to be emerging in a bitter and long-running landlord-tenant dispute at a Haddon Township senior high-rise. The likelihood grew Wednesday after Municipal Court Judge Robert A. Gleaner dismissed harassment and simple assault charges stemming from a March 7 encounter between Rohrer Towers 1 manager Patricia Coyne and resident William Kiggins.
Kevin Riordan is the Inquirer's South Jersey columnist. He’s been a journalist for nearly 40 years.