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May 22, 2019

Rutgers Prep Over Lady Rams in Tournament Play

Gianna DeLorenzo threw a five-inning three hitter with seven strikeouts and two walks to lead fourth-seeded Rutgers Prep to a 12-1 win over 13th-seeded Gloucester Catholic in the first round of the South Jersey Non Public B tournament in Somerset. According to NJ.com, Rutgers Prep (17-6) will face fifth-seeded Our... Read more →

Moorestown Police Alert: Potential Severe Weather Thursday PM

MOORESTOWN, NJ--(gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2019)--The National Weather Service is forecasting the potential for severe weather Thursday afternoon & evening. Thunderstorms, some of them strong to severe, will impact the area Thursday afternoon and evening. Some of these storms will likely be capable of producing damaging wind gusts, leading to scattered downed... Read more →

Camden County GOP Chairman On Murphy-Norcross Fight

28 years of voting for machine Democrats are to blame CHERRY HILL – Saying, “While it’s been fun to sit back and watch two heavyweight Democrats publicly tear each other apart, I can no longer remain silent” Camden County Republican Chairman Rich Ambrosino weighed in on the Democratic Party civil... Read more →

GCHS at Bishop Eustace Prep; RAMS WIN, 15-8

UPDATED PENNSAUKEN, NJ (May 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester Catholic improved their record today to 16-5 with a 15-8 win over Bishop Eustace Prep. Rams Tyler Parks , a junior started the game on the mound and junior Jack Stewart got the save. Gloucester Catholic's Jack McNellis, hit a two-run homer. In the... Read more →

Cooper Honors Advanced Practice Nurse With “Military Employee of the Year” Award

(Camden, NJ) Cooper University Health Care presented the 2019 Cooper Military Employee of the Year Award to advanced practice nurse Ella Hawk, a member of the hospital’s cardiothoracic surgery team. The celebratory event, honoring Cooper employees who are veterans and/or active military, was held on May 21, 2019. The Cooper... Read more →

Camden City Celebrates Opening of New Turf Field

at KIPP Cooper Norcross Lanning Square Campus Camden City, N.J. (gloucestercitynews.net)– Today, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy (KCNA) celebrated the opening of a new turf field at its Lanning Square campus in Camden, New Jersey. Teachers, students, parents, community leaders, and NFL Foundation representatives gathered for a ribbon cutting at the... Read more →

AC Electric Employees are Recognized for their Commitment to Volunteerism

Three South Jersey Nonprofits Receive $25,000 as Exelon’s Powering Communities program recognizes employee volunteer efforts during National Volunteer Month and throughout the year MAYS LANDING, N.J. (May 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)– Three Atlantic City Electric employees, William Eppler Jr., Julie Reed, and Ronnie Town, have been recognized for their community volunteer work... Read more →

Mega Millions Rolls To $393,000,000

One $50,000 and Six $10,000 Winning Tickets Sold TRENTON (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there were seven third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Tuesday, May 21st drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn... Read more →

Philadelphia Bar Association Candidates Win Election; 4 ‘Recommended’ Win

Bar Association Cited as Authoritative Source for Voters PHILADELPHIA, PA (gloucestercitynews.net)– After last night's Primary Election results, in which the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention was cited as the authoritative source for information on judicial candidates on the ballot, the Association stands proud to have helped... Read more →

Mosart Lodge Golf Event to Help CC Hero Scholarship Fund

GOLF OUTING BEING HELD TO BENEFIT CAMDEN COUNTY HERO SCHOLARSHIP FUND The Hero Scholarship committee is grateful to the members of the Mozart Lodge #121 for hosting this event and naming us the beneficiary. published gloucestercitynews.net | May 22, 2019 Read more →

NJ SIERRA CLUB: Incinerators Are Found in Low Income/Minority Communities

Related: What Happened to Gloucester City's Vista? Camden City Incinerator (gloucestercitynews.net graphic files) According to new study by The New School in New York City, 80% of incinerators in the U.S are located in environmental justice communities. New Jersey has 4 incinerators, one in Camden, Rahway, Westville, Rahway and a... Read more →

Avalon Garden Club 37th Annual Flower Show Saturday, June 8th

AVAlON, NJ (gloucestercitynews.net)This year’s theme title is “Love is a Many Splendored Thing”. The individual artistic classes are named after Paul Webster’s lyrics of this classic 1955 movie’s theme song that won an Academy Award. The overall topic of the theme is that love is magni?cent, beautiful, and takes many... Read more →

Sponsors, Golfers Needed for Fr. Sullivan Alumni Golf Tournament

Monday, June 17 The 23rd Annual Father Sullivan Golf Tournament will be held at the Pitman Golf Club on Monday, June 17th. Registration will begin at 12 noon. A putting contest will precede the 1:30 shotgun start. Golfers and sponsors are still needed for this annual event. This golf tournament... Read more →

DRPA and PATCO Career Opportunities

DRPA and PATCO offers career opportunities for positive and motivated team players who desire to be a part of and contribute to our stewardship mission. We have opening(s) for the following position(s): Planning & Design Manager This position assists the Chief Engineer in the implementation and direction of engineering assignments.... Read more →

Home Country: Cow Pasture Tea

Slim Randles | CNBNewsnet Slim Randles/gloucestercitynews file (May 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--You have to hand it to Windy. When Alphonse “Windy” Wilson chooses to speak, it is a bombastic sampling of creativity. Windy has yet to find a word he can’t make better through his own unique methods. Well, what got him... Read more →

Guest Opinion: Murphy Crossing The Rubicon v. Norcross

By Raymond J. Lesniak Raymond J. Lesniak As the father of New Jersey’s Tax Incentives, I was taken aback when Governor Murphy falsely stated tax incentives have squandered $11 billion from the state treasury, but brushed that off as a political pitch to his far left supporters. I was again... Read more →

NJ Residents Graduate from Wilkes University

WILKES-BARRE, PA (05/20/2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)-- Wilkes University awarded 797 bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at its 72nd spring commencement ceremonies on May 18. Nicholas Bidwell of Medford, NJ, (08055) received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Christine Blumenthal of Haddon Township, NJ, (08108) received a Master of Science in Education. Giuseppi... Read more →

GUEST OPINION: California Bill On Confessional Seal Amended

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the latest news regarding the attempt to break the seal of the confessional: On May 16, the California Senate Appropriations Committee conducted a hearing on a bill by State Sen. Jerry Hill, SB 360, that would gut the seal of confession, all in... Read more →

Mayor, Governor Call for Induction Dick Allen Into Baseball Hall of Fame

Dick Allen PHILADELPHIA Pa.(gloucestercity news.net) – Mayor Jim Kenney, Governor Tom Wolf and a host of other Phillies fans today called for the nomination and induction of former Phillie Dick Allen into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. “Growing up in the city in the 1960s, I saw firsthand the... Read more →

NJ Residents Named to Bob Jones University Dean's List

GREENVILLE, SC (05/14/2019)-- The following students are among over 800 Bob Jones University students named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2019 semester. The Dean's List recognizes students who earn a 3.00-3.74 grade point average during the semester. Emily Hidalgo , a Senior Health Sciences major of Voorhees (08043),... Read more →

ICE removes Allegenhy Pa. Mara 18th Street Gang member to El Salvador

Related: Face of Defense PHILADELPHIA (May 22,2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)— On May 15, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers removed a fugitive wanted by Salvadoran authorities for aggravated homicide, conspiracy to commit homicide, and terrorist organization membership. Carlos Alfredo Luna-Guebara, 26, entered the United States on an... Read more →

Joseph’s House begins major expansion project

Joseph’s House of Camden, a homeless shelter, is expanding its facility and increasing its services. Pictured at the construction site are executive director James Wynn, Axis job superintendent Dan Barges and board member John Klein. CAMDEN CITY, NJ (MAY 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)-Joseph’s House of Camden, a South Jersey-based homeless shelter committed... Read more →