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March 2019

New Jersey Senate Advances Bill Package to Combat Surge in Foreclosures  

Trenton – Legislation from the foreclosure bill package sponsored by Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee Chair Troy Singleton, Senator Dawn Marie Addiego, and Senator Steve Oroho, which would tackle the surge in foreclosures and... Read more →


Former Gubernatorial Candidate Jack Ciattarelli to Headline North Jersey Rough Riders Fundraiser

Former New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli will headline The North Jersey Rough Riders Society annual spring fundraiser on April 3 at the Park Savoy in Florham Park. The NJRRS fundraiser this year will honor... Read more →


25 Law Enforcement Officials In Awards Ceremony For Outstanding Efforts In Fighting Crime

U.S. Attorney’s Office Honors Middle District of Pennsylvania Harrisburg PA (March 27, 2019)– The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that U.S. Attorney David J. Freed presented awards on Friday,... Read more →


Camden High Basketball Legend Victor Carstarphen Running for City Council in Ward 2

(Camden, NJ) - Today Camden City Mayor Francisco “Frank” Moran, Camden City Democratic Committee Co-Chairs Council President Curtis Jenkins and Councilman Angel Fuentes, Camden County Sheriff Gilbert “Whip” Wilson, State Senator Nilsa Cruz-Perez, and Assemblyman... Read more →


NEW JERSEY FAMILY ANNOUNCES NEW JERSEY’S BEST TOWNS FOR FAMILIES 2019

Montgomery in Somerset County is our #1 ranked town SUMMIT, NJ, March 28, 2019 – Today, New Jersey Family, the essential source for NJ parents, announced New Jersey’s Best Towns for Families 2019. Now in... Read more →


Gloucester Township Police Officer Injured In Crash On Atlantic City Expressway

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ--On March 28, 2019 at approximately 12:07 AM, multiple Gloucester Township Police Officers were dispatched to assist the New Jersey State Police with a Motor Vehicle Crash on the Atlantic City Expressway westbound... Read more →


Documentary Play to be Performed at Rutgers, Examines Minors Sentenced to Life in Prison

File:Rutgers Newark Law and Justice Building Newark, NJ— A thought-provoking documentary play that examines the lives of minors sentenced to life behind bars will be performed at Rutgers University-Newark at the Center for Law and... Read more →


Cherry Hill National Guard Soldier Retires from Military Service

LATHAM, NY (03/26/2019)-- Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent retirement of members of the New York Army National Guard, marking their end of service to... Read more →


GHS Distinguished Alumni Nominee Deadline Friday; NJ Property and School Taxes to Increase

CNBNews Tips and Snippets: William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (March 28, 2019)--The deadline for submitting your nomination for the Gloucester City High School (GHS) Distinguished Hall of Fame is tomorrow, Friday,... Read more →


*The Wild Wild West at Ballys Presents The Atlantic City Beer & Music Festival

At the height of the craft beer industry rise,The Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival stands unwavering as not only the first, but the epitome of East Coast beverage extravaganzas. The history of unprecedented character,... Read more →


PVSC AWARDS $505,105 IN REBATES TO MUNICIPALITIES

Newark, NJ – The Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission (PVSC) recently awarded rebates totaling $505,105.08 to municipalities in its service area as part of PVSC's innovative Municipal Rebate Incentive Program. The program is a cooperative effort... Read more →


NJBIA 2019 Business Climate Analysis Shows NJ's Ranking Continues Downward Spiral

TRENTON,NJ (March 28, 2019)--As part of its FY 2020 budget testimony before the Legislature today, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association has released an analysis finding that New Jersey once again has the least... Read more →


VIDEO:

Remembering Lt. Col. Jim Nicholson: Brave, Brilliant, Modest, and a Hero

gloucestercitynews.net | March 2019 SOURCE YouTube Rememberingthepassed Published on Mar 4, 2019 A ONCE IN A GENERATION TALENT by Dr. Corey Franklin Jim Nicholson (of Gloucester City, NJ)was many things in his career - among... Read more →


Jefferson Health NJ Offering Automated Breast Ultrasound for Better Detection of Breast Cancer

Jefferson Health New Jersey is now offering a new FDA-approved Automated Breast Ultrasound System (ABUS) for the detection of breast cancer in women with dense breast tissue. This system has been clinically proven to increase... Read more →


Jefferson Health New Jersey Donates $10,000 to RMHC’s “Change the Luck of a Child” Telethon

Shown at the telethon are, from far right: Ronald McDonald; John Durante, Chairman of the Jefferson Health New Jersey Hospital Board of Trustees, and former President of RMHC of the Philadelphia Region; Lisa Morina, VP,... Read more →


Obituary: Patrick A. Traenkner, of Runnemede; Marine Corp veteran of the Vietnam War,

Patrick A. Traenkner, on March 25, 2019, of Runnemede, formerly of Philadelphia and Bellmawr. Age 76. Beloved husband of the late Elaine (nee Dodds). Devoted father of Mildred Traenkner and her husband Eric Holloway, Michelle... Read more →


Everything You Need to Know About Colonoscopies with Dr. Brian Blair

To support National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – the month of March – Jefferson Health gastroenterologist Brian Blair, DO, shares everything we need to know about colonoscopies and the importance of early detection. Q: Why... Read more →


Joe Devine Named to 2019 NJBIZ Power 100 List

Congrats to President Joe Devine, who was recently named to the 2019 NJBIZ Power 100 list, which features top leaders in New Jersey. Joe, who is also Chair of the New Jersey Hospital Association Board,... Read more →


SJ Biz Recognizes Jefferson Health New Jersey Named to ‘Best of Health Care 2019’ List

Jefferson Health New Jersey’s commitment to fighting hunger with the Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) — and Michelle Gollapalli, MBA, CFRE, CAP®, VP of Development, and Executive Director, Jefferson Health Foundation - New Jersey... Read more →


Diet Comes First: How to Manage Your Type 2 Diabetes

According to the CDC, more than 30 million Americans currently suffer from diabetes, 90-95 percent of whom have type 2 diabetes. It’s important to understand that medication is not the only treatment for this disease.... Read more →


In Honor of World TB Day: The Importance of TB Screening

Tuberculosis, more commonly known as TB, once killed 1 out of every 7 people in the U.S. and U.K. Now, it is a rare disease, due to the advent of new preventative measures and treatments... Read more →


Jefferson Health New Jersey Elects New Medical Staff Officers

Jefferson Health New Jersey has announced the appointment of its new Medical Staff officers, each elected for a two-year term: Dr. Mark Schuster, Chief of Staff, is board certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine. A... Read more →


Jefferson Health NJ Honored by Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey

Jefferson Health in New Jersey was recently honored by the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ) as one of 45 state-wide “Champions of Good Works” at a gala reception attended by 200+guests. These... Read more →


Widener tourism and hospitality students from New Jersey visit Italy over spring break

CHESTER, PA (03/26/2019)-- Fourteen Widener University students traveled to Italy during spring break for an international study excursion led by Widener's Center for Experience Management in Tourism and Hospitality. Angela DiGaetano of Medford, NJ 08055... Read more →


Berlin Resident Jonathon Brownlow Returns Following Intensive Research Project

WORCESTER, MA (03/26/2019)-- Jonathon Brownlow of Berlin, N.J., a member of the class of 2020 majoring in robotics engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), was a member of a student team that recently completed an... Read more →