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April 17, 2019

From The Desk of the Principal: Philanthropy Week

Greetings To All From Cumberland Street, I am writing to share some excellent news. While we are still waiting for a few gifts to arrive, we are close to finalizing the totals for our 2nd... Read more →


60 Individuals Charged by ARPO Strike Force

Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid (ARPO) Strike Force Takedown Results in Charges Against 60 Individuals, Including 53 Medical Professionals Charges Involve Over 350 Thousand Prescriptions for Controlled Substances and Over 32 Million Pills; ARPO Strike Force... Read more →


Jefferson Health Volunteers in NJ Recognized for Hours of Dedication & Service

Nearly 75 Jefferson Health volunteers, based at New Jersey locations, were honored for their many years and hours of service at a special luncheon, held April 16th at Lucien’s Manor in Berlin, NJ. Volunteers were... Read more →


8 Famous Products Made in Philadelphia

The skyline of Philadelphia, image courtesy of pixabay.com Human history is littered with moments of ingenuity and progress. From the dawn of modern man to the present day, new breakthroughs and inventions have been constantly... Read more →


Maple Shade PD Investigating Theft from Vehicles

in the northwest section of town. The Maple Shade Police Department is currently investigating mutiple cases of vehicles being entered and thefts from vehicles, as well at least one shed entry also being reported. The... Read more →


Authorities Bust Bayshore Heroin Network; 32 Arrested

INVESTIGATION RESULTS WITH 32 CHARGED, 4 REMAIN AT-LARGE FREEHOLD – A 16-month narcotics trafficking investigation including multiple county and local law enforcement agencies dubbed “Operation Finished Business,” culminated with charges being filed against 32 people... Read more →


Study:

Philadelphia Hospitals Responded to the Equivalent of 54 Mass Shootings

RESEARCHERS ANALYZED NUMBER OF FIREARM-INJURED PATIENTS THAT PRESENTED IN “CLUSTERS” WITHIN 15 MINUTES OF EACH OTHER AT THE SAME HOSPITAL PHILADELPHIA PA (April 10, 2019)--High-profile mass shootings involving three, four or more victims killed in... Read more →


NJDSC Trains Democrats to Run for Office

TRENTON, N.J. — The New Jersey Democratic State Committee has completed four successful candidate training events that in total prepared 287 potential candidates to run for office. This is the second year NJDSC offered these... Read more →


Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Embracing the Journey:

Meaning, Hope and Caregiving Educational Jewish Aging Workshop Event Offers Guidance on End-of-Life Care and Celebrates the Journey of Life Marlton, NJ – Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice will host Embracing the Journey: Meaning, Hope and... Read more →


New Legislation Aims to Reverse Youth Tobacco Epidemic

Bill Would Raise Tobacco Purchase Age to 21, Prohibit Most Flavored Tobacco Products and Restrict E-Cigarette Advertising EDISON, NJ. – April 16, 2019 – Congressman Frank Pallone (D-N.J.), chairman of the House Committee on Energy... Read more →


ANNUAL VIA CRUCIS ON GOOD FRIDAY

This year marks the 35th anniversary of the Via Crucis Saint John the Evangelist Parish in Center City Philadelphia will hold its annual Via Crucis (The Way of the Cross) on Friday, April 19th —... Read more →