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May 21, 2019

Brooklawn Police Warn Residents of Active Scam in the Community

gloucestercitynews graphic files BROOKLAWN, NJ (May 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Brooklawn Police Chief Shamus Ellis issued the following warning today to residents about a scam that has taken place in the community. It has been brought to the attention of the Brooklawn Police Dept., that scammers have been in the area of Brooklawn.... Read more →


Gloucester County Historical Society Events

WOODBURY, NJ (MAY 21, 2019)--(gloucestercitynews.net)--The Gloucester County Historical Society would like to thank the African-American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey for bringing them this exhibit that details South Jersey’s participation in the tumultuous Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Free. Open to the public Monday through Saturday from 10am-7pm,... Read more →


MVC Facilities will be Closed in Observance of Memorial Day

(TRENTON) (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 21, 2019)-– New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) customers are advised that all MVC facilities, including agencies, driver testing sites and inspection stations, will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, 2019. All facilities will be open for regular operating hours on Saturday, May... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Auburn, Alabama Police Officer William Buechner was shot and killed

Auburn Police Division, Alabama End of Watch Sunday, May 19, 2019 AUBURN, ALABAMA--(gloucestercitynews.net)(May 21, 2019)--Auburn, Alabama Police Officer William Buechner was shot and killed at about 10:10 pm when he and two other officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 3300 block of Wire Road. After the officers arrived... Read more →


Temple University Hospital Engaged in National Study that Increases the Survival Rate of Heart Attack Victims

LAS VEGAS (May 21,2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)– Patients with a potentially deadly heart attack complication survived at significantly higher rates when treated with a specific protocol offered at selected sites around the country, including Temple University Hospital, according to trial results announced today, May 21. Temple University Hospital was one of 65 sites... Read more →


NJBIA: Moody's Also Warns about Millionaires Taxes in NJ

gloucestercitynews graphic files (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 21,2019)--Treasurer Elizabeth Muoio is right about New Jersey needing a much bigger surplus than the one being proposed right now. But the same analyst she cited in support of her position also has suggested that raising the millionaires tax is the wrong way to go, the... Read more →


CBP Offers Tips for Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore Travelers

during Busy Memorial Day Holiday Travel May 21, 2019 BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offers five travel tips for travelers returning from overseas trips to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) during the busy Memorial Day holiday.... Read more →


XTRA Jackpot Rolls to $2.6 Million for May 23rd Drawing

TRENTON (May 21, 2019) – Pick-6’s jackpot has rolled to $2.6 million! May 20th’s drawing produced seven winners of $3,230 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $12,920. Acting Executive Director James Carey announced... Read more →


13 Lottery CASH4LIFE Players with $2500 Prize

Three of those tickets were Doubled to $5,000 TRENTON (May 21, 2019) – Thirteen lucky ticketholders won $2,500 each by matching four out of five white balls and the Cash Ball drawn from the Monday, May 20th drawing. Three of those players added the DOUBLER feature doubling the prize to... Read more →


SJTA Invites Expressway Travelers to Its Annual 100 Days of Summer Event

Toll-free passage at Egg Harbor Plaza, 5 - 6 p.m. courtesy of Chickie's and Pete's HAMMONTON, NJ (gloucestercitynews.net)- May 21, 2019- The South Jersey Transportation Authority is pleased and proud to welcome the public to another season with its annual 100 Days of Summer celebration on the Atlantic City Expressway... Read more →


Camden County PD taking part in Click It or Ticket campaign

(Camden City, NJ) – Camden County Police Department officers are joining with police from around the country to crack down on unbuckled drivers and passengers as part of the national “Click It or Ticket” campaign. Running from May 20 through June 2, the annual “Click It or Ticket” national mobilization... Read more →


Parents Indicted for Murder in 2018 Suffocation Death of 4-Month-Old Son

SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, NJ (May 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that the parents of a four-month-old boy who suffocated early last year at the motel where the family was living have been indicted for Murder in connection with his death. William Herring, 42 and Brianna Brochhausen, 23, whose residence... Read more →


NJ Residents graduate from Gettysburg College

GETTYSBURG, PA (05/21/2019)-- Challenge. Failure. Resilience. Triumph. And what it means to be a Gettysburgian through it all. These and other themes were reflected during Gettysburg College's 184th Commencement ceremony as we celebrated the accomplishments of our 611 graduates and looked forward with them to the future. For video, photos,... Read more →


Reward Offered for Info Leading to the Arrest of Person(s) Responsible for Murder of Gloucester City Man

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--(MAY 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is offering a $3000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for the homicide of Ryan Reven. Ryan Reven, 42, Gloucester City, was physically assaulted on January 19, 2019 in the area of 6th and... Read more →


Doctor Described As ‘Candy Man’ And ‘El Chapo Of Opioids’

Charged With Distributing Opioids To Patients NEWARK, N.J. – A Bergen County doctor has been charged with distributing opioids without a legitimate medical reason and falsifying medical records to cover it up, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Robert Delagente, 45, of Oakland, New Jersey, is charged by complaint with one... Read more →


Gloucester High School Distinguished Alumnus to be Honored Wednesday Night

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester High School will hold their annual “Academic Awards Night” on Wednesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. and will induct the following alumni into branches of their Academic Achievement Hall of Fame: Distinguished Alumnus Distinguished alumni who exemplify the school's motto of Partnership, Performance, and... Read more →


Drug Dealer Sentenced to 13 Years in NJ State Prison

TRENTON (gloucestercitynews.net)-– Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a drug dealer from Atlantic County was sentenced to state prison today as a result of two separate arrests that led to seizures of cocaine, heroin, a handgun, and more than $48,000 in cash. Bryan Martinez, 29, of Galloway, N.J., was... Read more →


Penn Vet & Wharton School Launching New Veterinary Entrepreneurship Program

By Martin Hackett Executive education program allows veterinarians to build entrepreneurial skills to have impact on public health, environmental sustainability, human and animal well-being. Andrew Hoffman, Gilbert S. Kahn Dean of Veterinary Medicine, will serve as academic director for the new Leading Veterinary Entrepreneurship program. “I wanted to develop an... Read more →


Register Now: National Cancer Survivors Day Celebration Set for June 2nd at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township

Celebrate life with cancer survivors and their families on National Cancer Survivors Day — Sunday, June 2 —from noon to 3 p.m. at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township (900 Medical Center Drive, Sewell, NJ). People diagnosed with and surviving cancer, along with their friends and family, are... Read more →


Philadelphia Veteran paramedic honored as EMS Provider of the Year

Christian Apelt PHILADELPHIA, PA The Philadelphia Fire Department recognized Paramedic Christian Apelt as the EMS Provider of the Year in a ceremony on Monday, May 20 at Fireman’s Hall Museum. Apelt, a 15-year veteran of the PFD, has been teaching life-saving skills at the Fire Academy for the past seven... Read more →


The Best 3 Features for Your Home and Business Video Security Systems

Everybody wants to feel safe no matter where they are. Because most people spend the bulk of their time at home or at the workplace, these are naturally the two environments they are most concerned about. This is why both individuals and companies must work to improve security, implementing common-sense... Read more →


Philadelphia Passes New Law to Protect Parking Enforcement Workers

PHILADELPHIA, PA, May 16, 2019 – City Council voted today to adopt landmark legislation that will increase protections for parking workers in the City of Philadelphia by requiring parking operators to demonstrate “just cause” to fire an employee and mandate that garages, lots and valet services have sufficient staffing to... Read more →