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January 13, 2019

Quick Path to Energy program offers free training to enter the energy/utilities industry

(Deptford, NJ) The Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Gloucester County Workforce Development Board and Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC) in coordination with Atlantic City Electric (ACE) will be offering information sessions to residents interested in starting a career in the energy and utilities industry. Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger said, "The ACE Quick Path to Energy program... Read more →

1777 Gloucester Town and the Battle of Gloucester Presentation January 16

Image Colonel Joseph Ellis house Colonel Joseph Ellis was in the Second Gloucester County militia regiment. When the British occupied Gloucester Town, this house would be used by Lord General Cornwallis while in Gloucester Town. Date: Wednesday January 16th, 2019 From: 7 PM to 8 PM Location: Gloucester City Community Center 230 Nicholson Rd Gloucester City, NJ 08030 Side entrance... Read more →

Atlantic City Man Sentenced to 40 Years for 2012 Murder

MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic City man was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the July 2012, murder of 25 year-old Sedrick Lindo, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner. Joshua Cross was sentenced before Judge Honorable Patricia M. Wild, J.S.C. on January 11, 2019 to 40 years in New Jersey state prison and must serve 35 years before he is... Read more →

Things You May Have Missed at Gloucester Township Police Department

source Gloucester Township Police Department We had a busy week here at the Gloucester Township Police Department Our week started off with the swearing in of 9 new police officers which consists of 2 trained officers and 7 new police recruits who will start the Camden County Police Academy on January 14th. On Wednesday, Cpl Labove attended the National Law... Read more →

$10.6 Million Federal Grant will Help Preschool Development Collaboration Initiative

State to Receive $10.6 M in Federal Funding to Align Early Education Programs and Childcare, Improve Quality of Services, Create Smoother Transition to Elementary School TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy and members of his Administration today announced that New Jersey will receive $10.6 million in federal funding for a new initiative – The NJ Preschool Development Collaboration. The initiative will... Read more →


CARINO BOYS BASKETBALL CLUB TO HONOR SOLOMON (St. Augustine), WRIGHT (Cape May Tech), Valeus (Pleasantville), ROSS (St. Joseph’s), LAWRENCE (Millville) & CAMPBELL (Vineland) The Albert Carino Boys Basketball Club has announced that the Annual Cape-Atlantic Day will be Wednesday, January 23RD at the Harbor Pines Golf Club, Egg Harbor Township, NJ starting at 11:30 A.M. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED and may... Read more →

OBITUARY: Antoinette "Nanette" C. Perseo of Bellmawr

August 12, 1928 - January 10, 2019 Antoinette “Nanette” Perseo (née Ciullo), of Bellmawr. Age 90. Beloved wife for 65 years of the late Albert Perseo. Devoted mother of Steven (Louise), Craig (Maureen), Michael (Judy), and Jeanine Ludman (Curtis). Loving Nana of Kaili Moss (Matt), Kristin Brennan (Levi), Catie Almacellas (Chris), Frank, Tim, Nicholas, and Daniel Perseo, Greg and Allison... Read more →

O’Dowd and Mazzarelli Named Co-CEOs of Cooper University Health Care; Adrienne Kirby Retires

(Camden City NJ) – Cooper University Health Care announced today that Adrienne Kirby, executive chairman and CEO, will be retiring effective June 1, 2019. Cooper’s Board of Trustees has appointed current co-presidents, Dr. Anthony Mazzarelli and Kevin O’Dowd, to take on the role of co-CEO effective June 1, 2019. Dr. Mazzarelli and Mr. O’Dowd have been serving as co-presidents since... Read more →

Hispanic Family Center Receives $2,800 Grant

Camden City, NJ (January 11, 2019) – The Hispanic Family Center of Southern New Jersey (HFC) is pleased to announce it has secured funding from the Gloucester County Cultural & Heritage Commission to continue its successful art program for another year. This generous grant will enable HFC’s Evergreen Family Success Center to host special workshops dedicated to enhancing Gloucester County’s... Read more →

Gloucester Township Police Offer Winter Weather Driving Tips

source Gloucester Township Police Department Avoid driving during a winter storm unless it’s necessary. Blowing snow, icy slick spots and fewer daylight hours all create hazards. If you must drive, use this information for a safe trip. Winterize your vehicle Get a Kit - create an emergency kit for your car. Add cell phone and car charger, road maps, a... Read more →

Pennsylvania Republican Party vs The Socialist Democratic Party

Recently on 60 minutes, newly-elected socialist Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said there is “no question” President Trump is a racist. These comments come directly on the heels of Michigan Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib saying “[W]e’re gonna go in there, we’re gonna impeach the motherf----r”! Despite how outrageous these new-look socialists might seem through their rhetoric, their policy positions are even worse: a... Read more →


TRENTON NJ (January 12, 2019)--- The Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife is looking for ideas from individuals and organizations that may be interested in making use of the former Rockport Game Farm in Mansfield Township, Warren County. To that end, the Division of Fish and Wildlife has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest for projects... Read more →

Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Dec. 17-Jan. 6

Reminder for the week: New Year – New fishing licenses & boat registrations! DOVER, Delaware (Jan. 11, 2019) – To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers for the three week period... Read more →

Pemberton Township Drug Dealer Shannon McGuigan Indicted for Causing Death of Customer

Shannon McGuigan PEMBERTON, TOWNSHIP NJ (January 11, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Pemberton Township drug dealer has been indicted for causing the death of a customer to whom she sold fentanyl-laced heroin in 2017. Shannon McGuigan, 33, of the 100 block of Tensaw Drive, was charged with one count of Strict Liability for Drug-Induced Death (First Degree),... Read more →

NJ Senator Ruiz Happy State Received a Federal Grant for Preschool Development Colaboration

TRENTON – Senate Education Chair M. Teresa Ruiz (D-Essex) issued the following statement commending the state on being selected to receive a federal grant for the Preschool Development Collaboration Initiative. The state will receive $10.6 million in federal funding to advance an interdepartmental partnership among the various departments currently overseeing programs offered to children ages zero to five: “I applaud... Read more →

Guest Opinion:

Universal Background Gun-Checks Don't Work

National Rifle Association Commentary We have seen a generation of gun-grabbers rise and fall. The new generation of gun-grabbers are pushing for the same tired and baseless policies that won’t so much as inconvenience criminals. We understand the emotional response to violence and the desire to “do something.” But that “something” has to be the right thing, a policy that... Read more →


Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 5 No. 30 (January 13, 2019) Editor's Note: Each Sunday morning we post a weekly comic strip provided by cartoonist Dave Wolfe, age 18. Dave has been drawing since he was 5 years old, he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist at the age of 8. He’s been distributing his comics in school since... Read more →