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June 16, 2019

Helen Foster, of Bellmawr formerly of Pennsauken

Bellmawr - Helen Foster, nee Kelchner, 89 of Bellmawr, formerly of Pennsauken, passed away on June 11, 2019. Formerly a member of St. Cecilia's Parish, Pennsauken where she was active in the senior citizens club and Altar & Rosary Society. She was later active in the Bellmawr senior citizens club.... Read more →


Hirsh Singh: What a Tremendous Escalator Ride

Four years ago Donald J. Trump turned an escalator ride at Trump Tower into the most remarkable political campaign in history. And every single American is better off for it. During President Trump's first two-and-half years, America has been blessed with: The lowest unemployment in over 50 years The lowest... Read more →


Bayonne Bridge Rededicated; $1.7 Billion Spent to Raise Bridge's Roadway

Higher navigational clearance sets the stage for unprecedented growth at Port of NY & NJ, bringing more than 400,000 jobs and billions in regional economic activity; BAYONNE, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 16, 2019)The 88-year-old Bayonne Bridge – a major engineering and historic landmark and the longest steel arch bridge in the world... Read more →


National Weather Alert: Severe Weather Warning for South Jersey Today and Monday

MOORESTOWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 16, 2019)--The Moorestown Police Department released the following weather alert regarding the chance of severe Thunderstorms in South Jersey today and Monday in the afternoon and evening. There is a chance of severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening and then again Monday afternoon through the overnight hours... Read more →


Authorities Need Help in Identifying Persons of Interest; Could be Involved in Lindenwold Shooting

LINDENWOLD NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 16, 2019)--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and the Lindenwold Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying individuals who may have information on a shooting that occurred on June 12, 2019 at approximately 7:40 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a man who was shot... Read more →


One Florida Lottery Player Wins $1,000 a Week for Life

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (June 14, 2019) – One Florida Lottery CASH4LIFE ticket matched the five white balls drawn for the Thursday, June 13th drawing winning the $1,000 a week for life second prize. In addition, one lucky ticketholder won $2,500 by matching four out of... Read more →


Report shows poor 'tax environment' weighing down Pennsylvania's jobs climate

CNBNews image files By Steve Bittenbender | The Center Square Jun 12, 2019 Pennsylvania has some obstacles to overcome when it comes to being job friendly, according to a new report. Of the 50 states, Pennsylvania ranks 43rd in WalletHub’s “Best Places to Find a Job” study. When compared to... Read more →


NJ Residents Earn Degrees from Albright College

READING, PA (06/13/2019) (Gloucestercitynews.net)-- This spring, 395 members of Albright College's Class of 2019 earned bachelor and master degrees during a formal Commencement ceremony at Santander Arena, May 18. Albright's Class of 2019 consists of 395 students (7 master's degree students, 99 School of Professional Studies students, 289 traditional students)... Read more →


Ramike Medina-Brown, age 23 Charged with Camden City Stabbing

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 15, 2019)--Ramike Medina-Brown, 23, of Camden, was arrested and charged in a connection with a stabbing that killed Eileen Gloucester City News blog files Brown, on May 25, 2019. Camden County Police responded to reports of an unconscious female inside of a residence on the... Read more →


NJ Students Receive Bachelor's Degrees from University of the Sciences

PHILADELPHIA, PA (06/11/2019)-- University of the Sciences held a bachelor's degree conferment ceremony on Friday, May 17, 2019, to recognize graduates who received a bachelor's degree during the 2018-19 academic year. Alana Pullen of Southampton (08088) Alexa Mock of Sicklerville (08081) Alexis Phillips of West Deptford (08096) Christina Costanzo of... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Pennsylvania: Winter Wildlife Safari

Modifications for the 2019 seasons include expanding the mid-October muzzleloader and special firearms deer seasons to include bears statewide; increasing to two weeks the length of the statewide archery bear season and shifting it to the two weeks following the muzzleloader and special firearms bear seasons; and expanding 4-day extended... Read more →


NJ Residents receive diploma from Norwich University

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (Grassroots Newswire) (Gloucestercitynews.net)-June 13, 2019 – The following local students received a degree from Norwich University at the May 11 commencement ceremony held in NU’s Shapiro Field House. * Madison Laura Miller of Deptford (08096) received a Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude in studies in war &... Read more →


Environmental Bills Up in Committee Monday

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--The following bills will be up for a vote in the Senate Environment and Energy Committee on Monday, June 17, 2018: S2879(Diegnan): Directs DEP to study and, if necessary, regulate perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances in food packaging. “We support this legislation. DEP need to address the hazardous implications of food... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to Saint Francis University President's and Dean's Lists

LORETTO, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(06/13/2019)-- More than 750 Saint Francis University students made one of the Spring 2019 Honor's Lists: President's or Dean's. To achieve either list, students must have full-time status and attain a quality point average of 4.000 (President's) or 3.500 (Dean's) on 12 or more credits during a single... Read more →


Bay Window Ban Push in Philadelphia

Posted Friday, June 14, 2019 | By D.J. Wilson | Source AMAC It may sound slightly silly, but bay windows are the subject of attack in Philadelphia by some politicians. Yes, we are talking about those glass-sided windows that protrude outward from buildings. Recently, Councilman Kenyatta Johnson introduced an ordinance... Read more →