Philadelphia's Sensory-Friendly Attractions & Performances

At more than 200 years old,The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is America's Oldest natural history museum. Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA Philly Venues & Groups Offer Programming For People With Sensory Sensitivity PHILADELPHIA PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Inclusivity is embedded in the original promise of Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection. Today, the region keeps... Read more →


*GHS Class of 1980 Planning 40th Reunion

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Attention! Gloucester High School Class of 1980! We are coming up on 40 years! We are beginning to plan for a class reunion in fall of 2020. Are you interested? We are meeting on Thursday, Aug 1 at 7 pm at Clancy's in Brooklawn to begin to talk about our reunion. Join us! If that date doesn't... Read more →


Political News: Joe Sestak, The Democratic Presidential Candidate

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Check out this Quartz profile: “Not your average Joe… Meet the intriguing presidential candidate you haven’t seen on the debate stage." "You may not know Joe Sestak, though he is running for president of the United States. But wherever you’re from in the world, the Democratic candidate has likely been to, or at least seriously considered, your region of the... Read more →


*GHS Class of '69 Celebrating 50th Reunion

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--The Gloucester City Jr-Sr High School class of 1969 will be hosting its 50th Class Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 at the Tap Room Grill located on 427 W. Crystal Lake Ave., in Haddon Township, NJ 08033 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. The Tap Room Grill is in the former, historic landmark of Green Valley Dairy Farms.... Read more →


East Brunswick Emergency Vehicle Fatal Crash Under Investigation

EAST BRUNSWICK NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced today that the August 12 fatal crash is under investigation. The crash involved a East Brunswick Fire Department emergency vehicle and a vehicle that contained a married couple from South River. The crash occurred on Old Bridge Turnpike in the area of Gunia Street in East Brunswick at 7:30 p.m.... Read more →


Tips on clothes shopping with your tween or teen

Back-to-school shopping with your tween or teen can be fun and educational if you start with a plan. by: Marian Wilde | August 18, 2019 GreatSchools.org The secret to successful back-to-school shopping is planning. Before you grab your checkbook and jump into the car, set aside some time to: Take inventory. Start by weeding out all the clothes that are... Read more →


*The Admiral's Tavern at the Independence Seaport Museum

Fridays and Saturdays through the end of September PHILADELPHIA PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Kick back on summer nights with stunning views of the Ben Franklin Bridge and a cold drink in hand, all while aboard the oldest steel warship afloat in the world. The Admiral's Tavern beer garden (21+) is popping up again on Cruiser Olympia at Independence Seaport Museum every Friday and... Read more →


Middlesex County: 5 Suspects and 2 Corporations Named in 30-Count Indictment

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced today that five people and two corporations have been named in a 30-count indictment regarding a multi-million-dollar criminal enterprise responsible for manufacturing and distributing narcotics in New Jersey, New York and thru the Dark Web. Chester Anderson, 45, of South Brunswick, Jarrette Codd, 42, of Jamesburg, and Ronald MacCarty, 51, of Jackson in... Read more →


DNREC’s Division of Climate, Coastal & Energyseeks applicants for new NOAA estuary research fellowship

A researcher, research intern, and scholar conduct sediment core sampling in the salt marsh at the St. Jones Estuary in Dover. DNREC staff photo. DOVER, DELAWARE (GLOUCESTERCITYNEWS.NET) (August 2019) – The Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve, administered through DNREC’s Division of Climate, Coastal & Energy, is seeking applicants for a new two-year fellowship sponsored by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric... Read more →


What Is Sexual Harassment?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 19, 2019)--As the name suggests, this is a kind of gender-based discrimination that takes place at work. Statistically speaking, it is women that bear the brunt of sexual harassment at work. However, sexism cuts across all genders. And it does not matter your sexual orientation either, or your ranking in the corporate ladder; virtually everyone can be a victim... Read more →


23-Year-Old Blackwood Man Charged with Stabbings

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 19, 2019)--Dominic Fagnani, 23, of Blackwood, Gloucester Township, was arrested and charged in a connection with a double stabbing that occurred in Winslow Township on August 17, 2019. Winslow Township Police responded to reports of a stabbing that occurred at a residence located on Heywood Lane in Sicklerville in Winslow Township at approximately 9:40 p.m. When officers arrived, they... Read more →


Old Bridge Democratic Councilman Razzoli to Run for Congress as a Republican

Old Bridge, NJ: Old Bridge Democratic Councilman, Mark Razzoli has announced today his decision to run for Congress as a Republican; a decision that was “not made in haste, but a necessary one for anyone with a conscience” said Razzoli. “The Democratic Party that I knew has abandoned the American way of life, rule of law, and common sense, in... Read more →


PA Hits Record Handle; Online Sports Books take in Majority of Action

July’s bets reach $59.3 million, but with new online sports books and opening of football, new high water mark won’t last long (LAS VEGAS) — Pennsylvania’s online sportsbooks accounted for the majority of the state’s bets for the first time in July, propelling the sports betting industry to another record handle. But with more operators expected to go online in... Read more →


Coast Guard medevacs boater near Barnegat Bay

BARNEGAT BAY, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)— The Coast Guard medevaced a woman after two boats allied approximately two miles north of Barnegat Bay, New Jersey, Sunday afternoon. Watchstanders at Sector Delaware Bay received a report from a Sea Tow employee at 2:58 p.m. that a recreational boat had allided with a second boat that had run aground, causing injuries to one of... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': Aging Gracefully (CNBnews.net)

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor I’d like to say that I’m aging gracefully but I’ve never been graceful. I know, the phrase doesn’t mean that you’re actually graceful—it means you look good as an older person. On the other hand I’m not a bit graceful and I look every minute of my sixty-eight years. Being older has its merits, though; I am... Read more →


“Universal” Background Checks Aren’t as Universally Popular as You’ve Been Led to Believe

NRA-ILA Advocates of so-called “universal” background checks constantly cite their own polling data to claim that the vast majority of Americans support these measures. But, when these measures have actually been presented to voters, support is nothing close to universal. Take for example the background check ballot initiatives on the 2016 ballots in Maine and Nevada. o Everytown for Gun... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Impaired Driving Enforcement Crackdown

Gloucester Township NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)-- Police To Participate In Impaired Driving Enforcement Crackdown As Part Of National Campaign During Labor Day The Gloucester Township Police Department is gearing up to participate in the 2019 “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Statewide Labor Day Crackdown enforcement campaign. GTPD was awarded a grant to increase DWI patrols which begins August 16, 2019 and... Read more →


10 Popular Board Games Of The 90s

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 19, 2019)--If you grew up in the 90s then you must have a lot of memories of playing out in the sun, in the mud, probably barefoot not caring about the latest smartphones with high tech and multi feature digital games. It was a good period to grow up in, just before technology and the internet took over the... Read more →


A Night with Janis Joplin

(Philadelphia, PA, August 15, 2019) (Gloucestercitynews.net) – Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of Rock ‘N’ Roll. In A Night with Janis Joplin, presented at the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus’ Merriam Theater on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 7:30 p.m., Tony Award® nominee Mary Bridget Davies and a remarkable cast take... Read more →


Real Estate Investor Guilty of Bribing Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office Employee Sentenced

PHILADELPHIA (Gloucestercitynews.net)– United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that Behzad Sabagh, 37, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was sentenced today to 1 month imprisonment, 9 months house arrest as part of 3 years supervised release, $30,000 fine and $100 special assessment plus costs of prosecution by United States District Judge Wendy Beetlestone. Sabagh pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to... Read more →