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June 19, 2019

NJ Sierra Club: Flesh-Eating Bacteria Cases Growing in NJ

image source http://www.loyno.edu (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The number of cases of flesh-eating bacteria in New Jersey is increasing, according to a new study published in Annals of Internal Medicine. Researchers say warming water temperatures and decreased water quality... Read more →


Turnersville Man Charged with Using Fake Invoices to Steal from Doctors and Medical Facilities

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)– A Turnersville resident was arrested today for allegedly mailing more than 10,000 fraudulent invoices for non-existent medical supplies to hospitals, clinics and doctor’s offices throughout the United States, U.S. Attorney Craig... Read more →


Philadelphia Gun Violence Task Force Arrest 7; 9 Guns Confiscated

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that the Office of Attorney General’s Gun Violence Task Force (GVTF) made seven arrests, confiscated nine illegal guns, and seized hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of... Read more →


Could E-Scooters Revolutionize Transport in Philadelphia?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--In a growing number of US cities, including Washington DC, Baltimore, and Los Angeles, electric scooters or e-scooters are becoming an increasingly common sight. These small and energy-efficient vehicles are perfect for personal... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on College Students from NJ

NJ Students Named to Wilkes University Dean's List WILKES-BARRE, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)(06/17/2019)-- Wilkes University Senior Vice President and Provost Anne Skleder announced the Dean's List for the spring 2019 semester. To be named to the Dean's... Read more →


New Jersey Broker Pleads Guilty In “Cherry-Picking” Scheme

BOSTON – (Gloucestercitynews.net)--A former New Jersey securities broker pleaded guilty in federal court in Newark, N.J. today to charges of defrauding his clients by engaging in a multi-year “cherry-picking” scheme. Michael Bressman, 61, of Montville,... Read more →


NJ STUDENTS GRADUATE FROM COLGATE

HAMILTON, NY (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(06/17/2019)-- Members of the Class of 2019 received their diplomas May 19 at Colgate University's 198th Commencement. Colgate Alumnus Antonio Delgado, U.S. Representative for the 19th Congressional District of New York, delivered the... Read more →


Minimum Wage Tax Credit for Under-18 Workers Gains NJBIA Support

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--The New Jersey Business & Industry Association supports legislation that would help mitigate the effects a $15-an-hour minimum wage would have on jobs for those under 18 years old by providing tax credits to employers... Read more →


How to improve your credit scores fast?

Introduction (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--The importance of credit score is certainly more than you think it is. The people who lend you loans combine your credit scores with the reports on your credit report so that... Read more →


Coast Guard Reminds Mariners of Boating Etiquette

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--As the summer heats up and boaters take to the water, the Coast Guard is responding to an increased number of preventable incidents and Good Samaritans are lending a hand. “Most drowning and near-drowning incidents... Read more →


It’s Time for Philadelphia to Embrace its Robotics Industry, Here’s Why

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--The Hubble Space Telescope is a pretty incredible piece of technology. Even as NASA gears up for the launch of its successor - the James Webb Space Telescope - Hubble’s name is still... Read more →


Olympic Gold Medalist Abby Wambach to Join Pennsylvania Conference for Women’s Workplace Summit

The Equality and Inclusion Activist Joins the Speaker Lineup for 2nd Annual Workplace Summit Philadelphia, PA (June 18, 2019) - The Pennsylvania Conference for Women announced that activist for equality and inclusion, best-selling author and... Read more →


Healthcare for Athletes: Six Ways To Recover From An Injury

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--Whether you’re a professional athlete, or simply someone who takes sport and physical fitness very seriously, suffering an injury can be debilitating and devastating. Not only can it leave you unable to train... Read more →


Pennsylvania Woman Charged with Fraud For Perpetrating “Grandparents Scheme”

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced today that Yahaira Diaz, 33, of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, was charged by Information with aggravated identity theft, mail fraud, and access device fraud. The charges against the... Read more →


Lower Township Police Officers Promoted; New Officers Sworn-In

LOWER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)The Lower Township Police Department promoted four Police Officers and welcomed two new Officers, all who took the Oath of Office at the Lower Township Council Meeting on Monday, June... Read more →