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June 22, 2019

Booker Advances Reparations Bill

Yes, you read that right: A racial reparations bill that Cory Booker is sponsoring in the Senate, just moved through a key Committee in the House. In testifying on behalf of his radical measure -- which is really just another vote-buying scheme -- Booker declared that his bill would be... Read more →


Lower Township Man Resists Arrest and Assaults Officer

Lower Township – On June 19, 2019, at approximately 11 p.m., Patrol Officer Jonathan Scheck conducted a motor vehicle stop for speeding in the 500 block of Seashore Road, in the Erma section of the Township. During the course of the stop, Patrolman Scheck determined the operator, David C. Hughes,... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Camden City Is On The Rise. We Need To Keep The Momentum Going

by Camden City Mayor Frank Moran My upbringing was unspectacular, the same as many Camden residents over the past four decades. I was the youngest of seven kids raised by a single mother in a house on River Road in Cramer Hill. My mother worked hard for everything we had... Read more →


Officer Down: Corporal Jose Espericueta Killed Attempting to Apprehend Suspect

JOSE "SPEEDY" ESPERICUETA Mission Police Department, Texas End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019 MISSION, TEXAS (June 20, 2019)--Corporal Jose Espericueta was shot and killed as he and other officers attempted to apprehend a subject who had threatened family members. A woman flagged down officers in the area of Stewart... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Tara Christina O'Sullivan Killed at Domestic Disturbance

Police Officer Tara Christina O'Sullivan Sacramento Police Department, California End of Watch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 SACRAMENTO, CALIF (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Police Officer Tara O'Sullivan , age 26, was shot and killed at the scene of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of Redwood Avenue at 6:10 pm. She was standing in... Read more →


Officer Down: Patrol Officer John David Hetland Killed Trying to Stop Armed Robbery

John David Hetland Racine Police Department, Wisconsin End of Watch Monday, June 17, 2019 RACINE, WISCONSIN--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Patrol Officer John Hetland, age 49, was shot and killed while intervening in an armed robbery while off duty at 9:40 pm. He observed the robbery occurring outside of a bar at 1936 Lathrop Avenue... Read more →


Stratford Man Charged with Alleged Child Pornography

STRATFORD, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Russell Conrad Jr., 22, of Stratford, was charged with Possession of Child Pornography according to Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Stratford Police Chief Ronald Morello. On June 21, 2019, detectives from the High-Tech Crimes Unit (HTCU) of the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Members of Homeland... Read more →


Amateur Radio Field Day Event comes to Gloucester Township

Gloucester Township, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 22, 2019)--- The Gloucester Township Office of Emergency Management is sponsoring the Audubon Amateur Radio Club K2AUD, as they present the American Radio Relay League Amateur Radio Field Day, a national event held annually across the United States. It started today, Saturday June 22nd, from 2pm... Read more →


$3.5 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY PICK-6 WITH XTRA

Jackpot Rolls to $3.5 Million for June 24th Drawing TRENTON (June 21, 2019) – Pick-6’s jackpot has rolled to $3.5 million! June 20th’s drawing produced five winners of $4,607 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the... Read more →


Man Charged with Murders of Willingboro Grandmother and Her 9-Year-Old Grandson

WILLINGBORO, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 21, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Willingboro Public Safety Director Kinamo Lomon announced that a 23-year-old Willingboro man has been charged with killing his ex-girlfriend’s grandmother and brother inside of their Eastbrook Lane home late Wednesday evening. Terrance J. Matthews, who also resided at the home,... Read more →


Maryland Fishing June 19 Report – Stripers Being Caught in the Upper and Middle Chesapeake Bay

Five year old Vinny Spilker caught this white perch while visiting his uncle recently. Photo by Herb Floyd When introducing young children to fishing, it’s important they see action to keep their attention. Go after species such as bluegills and white perch, which are always ready to step up to... Read more →


CATHEDRAL BASILICA OF SAINTS PETER AND PAUL TO HOST CATHEDRAL CHOIR CAMP FOR CHILDREN

PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul will host the Cantate Domino choir camp for children of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia this summer. Children will encounter a unique musical experience where they will be introduced to sacred repertoire, in addition to learning about vocal technique, choral vowels,... Read more →


American Shad Officially Documented Upstream of Former Columbia Lake Dam

June 19, 2019 While photos from anglers have confirmed the presence of American Shad in the Paulins Kill earlier this spring, Gloucestercitynews.net--Bureau of Freshwater Fisheries biologists have now officially documented the species presence in the Paulins Kill upstream of the dam site. The shad were captured 9.5 miles upstream of... Read more →


Brothel Leader Juan Fredy Hernandez-Zozaya, 41, of Passaic Sentenced

NEWARK, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)--– A Passaic County, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 78 months in prison for his role as the leader of a statewide brothel ring that harbored illegal aliens and transported women across state lines for prostitution, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Juan Fredy Hernandez-Zozaya, 41, of... Read more →


Delaware Fish and Wildlife Police Blotter June 10-16

Reminder for the week: Ponds in dog training areas of C&D Canal Conservation Area are closed to fishing and boating DOVER (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 21, 2019) – To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe... Read more →


Goodwill Home Medical Equipment Advises Seniors to Incorporate Walking Into Their Daily Routine

Lawrenceville, NJ -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/19/2019 -- Goodwill Home Medical Equipment carries a wide range of gently-used, donated medical supplies in Philadelphia. These types of equipment include various forms of walking aids to help seniors with their daily exercise routines. A simple physical activity, such as walking, provides many benefits... Read more →


Rowan’s Economic Impact Continues to Climb

GLASSBORO NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Recent growth at Rowan University – from new academic buildings to increased housing options to added programs and faculty – did more than just impact students and the campuses in Gloucester and Camden counties. That growth, and the ripple effect from it, is bolstering the economy of Glassboro,... Read more →


Philadelphia Union Sign Forward Andrew Wooten

German-American forward signs with Philadelphia following stellar 17-goal campaign for Germany’s SV Sandhausen in 2018-19 CHESTER, Pa. (June 20, 2019) – Philadelphia Union today announced that the club has signed forward Andrew Wooten (pronounced: VOO-ten). Formerly of Germany’s SV Sandhausen, Wooten was signed using Targeted Allocation Money. He will be... Read more →


A Look at Some Excellent Summer Activities You Can Plan for Your Company 

(Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 22, 2019)-Corporate events are a 'dime a dozen' – meaning they can consist of many different forms of events and activities for your staff. They can include everything from conferences to trade shows to seminars and team building affairs, and they can also include a charity ball, a... Read more →