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July 19, 2019

NJ cop’s baby died after 2 months of abuse | nj1015.com

EWING — A police officer and teacher spent at least two full months abusing their newborn and keeping her from medical treatment before she finally died, investigators say. Hailey Rose Bannister died in December, days after she was admitted to the hospital suffering from a heart attack, broken ribs, fractured skull and a bleeding brain. The death was considered by... Read more →


Three weeks on the campaign trail

Three weeks ago, I launched my campaign in Waterloo, Iowa. Since then, I’ve shaken over 22,000 hands across the state. I’ve gone running in parades. I’ve spoken to local Democratic Party groups. I’ve met veterans. I’ve had countless conversations with great people – Democrats, Republicans and Independents – who believe we need change. I’ve really enjoyed these last three weeks:... Read more →


FAC Succeeds in Unsealing Search Warrant Executed on SF Journalist

Gloucestercitynews.net (July 19,2019)-- — A San Francisco judge yesterday ordered police to publicly release sealed documents relating to a search warrant executed on freelance journalist Bryan Carmody, whose home and office were raided by SFPD in an unlawful show of force that shocked journalists and free-press advocates across the country. The order, the result of a motion filed by the... Read more →


Gov. Murphy: Camden City’s unemployment rate reaches 30-year-low

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--(July 19, 2019)--Today Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration released data that highlights how Camden’s unemployment rate fell to the lowest levels in at least 30 years. According to Governor Murphy’s Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Camden’s unemployment rate fell to 6.8% in May 2019. In 1990 the unemployment rate was 16.4%, reaching as high as 24% in... Read more →


Community College of Philadelphia Offers Its First-Ever“Girls in STEM” Summer Camp

(Gloucestercitynews.net)-Philadelphia, PA.– Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) will offer a week-long “Girls in STEM” camp during the week of August 12th to empower young females to pursue their interests in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) studies. The “Girls in STEM” camp, which is exclusive to girls, is one of the two Transportation Summer Camp sessions geared towards sixth to... Read more →


Towns Enter Final Phase of Search for a Solution to Reduce Sewage Overflows in NJ

Reports reveal potential options but community benefits are still unclear GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNews file photo) The heavy rains caused flooding at a number of intersections throughout the city and South Jersey. Residents say the sewage pipes backup whenever the flooding is this severe. As a result raw sewage can be seen floating in the knee deep water. In some... Read more →


CONGRATULATIONS: Evesham's Democratic Council Passes Budget with No Property Tax Increase

July 19, 2019, (Gloucestercitynews.net)--EVESHAM TOWNSHIP, July 19, 2019 – On Tuesday, July 16th, Evesham Township’s Democratic Mayor and Council members passed their first annual municipal budget. It is a healthy and secure budget focused on fiscal stability, priorities for all residents, and no tax increases. The Evesham Township Democratic Committee heartily congratulates Mayor Veasy, Deputy Mayor Cooper, and Councilwoman Hansen... Read more →


DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: July 8-14

Reminder for the week: Afterhours use of state wildlife and fishing areas prohibited unless hunting, fishing, or boating DOVER (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(July 19, 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 boating and public safety, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between... Read more →


FLINT PEDIATRICIAN HAS FEARS ABOUT LEAD IN NEWARK

On Wednesday, the pediatrician who first revealed how staggeringly high lead levels in Flint, Michigan's drinking water led to a public health crisis spoke about Newark's own crisis, which advocates have documented for years alongside other cities in our state, including Camden. “I don't know how this is not a front-page story on every single newspaper," she said. The event... Read more →


BRAD PAISLEY’S 2-FOR-1 TICKET DEAL ATHARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY

Atlantic City, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(July 2019) – Country Superstar Brad Paisley is set to take the stage at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City on Friday, August 9, but country fans now have a chance to buy two tickets to the show for the price of one ticket with “Brad Paisley’s 2-for-1 Ticket Deal.” Hard Rock Atlantic City has offered... Read more →


American Legion World Series coverage grows on ESPNU, ESPNews

The American Legion (Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 19, 2019)--Continuing growth of the American Legion World Series in Shelby, N.C., has led to an increase of live television coverage on the ESPN family of networks for 2019. Once again, Thursday’s games will air online on ESPN3.com and games Saturday through Monday will air on ESPNU. For the first time, Friday’s pool play games will... Read more →


500 Teachers Meet in Las Vegas for VIPKid’s 5th “Journey” Conference

Teachers take a group selfie at VIPKid Journey in Las Vegas. Photo Credit: VIPKid/Grant Miller Photography The two-day conference celebrates and forges new connections for online English teachers who tutor on the VIPKid platform SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--On July 13th, 500 teachers gathered at the JW Marriott Las Vegas for Journey, VIPKid’s highly-anticipated fifth regional teacher conference. The enthusiasm, passion and... Read more →


Business News: Area SERVPRO Dealers Honored

SOUTH JERSEY (Grassroots Newswire) (Gloucestercitynews.net)-July 2019 - SERVPRO recognized the following Gloucester City-area franchisees at their recent 50th Annual Convention. The event, themed “Making History, was held from June 24-28 at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, California, where the company was founded. * Alfred Marinelli and Alfred D. Marinelli, Owner(s) of SERVPRO of Blackwood/Gloucester Township, who can be reached... Read more →


Op-Ed: Pennsylvania taxpayers pay a lot for lawmakers to not work so much

By Mark O'Keefe THE CENTER SQUARE Pennsylvania lawmakers left Harrisburg on June 28 for their annual summer recess. And what a recess it will be. If only we all had such recesses. Members of the state House of Representatives won't be back in session for almost three months, returning on Monday, Sept. 17. The state Senate will reconvene a week... Read more →


Janet Tarity  Receives CENTURY 21 Quality Service Pinnacle Award

Southampton, PA (Grassroots Newswire) (Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 2019)-Bill Lublin, broker/owner of CENTURY 21 Advantage Gold Corporate Center announced today that Century 21 Real Estate LLC recently recognized sales affiliate Janet Tarity with the CENTURY 21 Quality Service Pinnacle Producer Award. "The Quality Service Pinnacle Producer Award is an integral part of our brand’s commitment to excellence and recognizes Janet’s dedication to making... Read more →


K4Connect Expands into New Jersey as United Methodist Communities

Deploys New Technology for Residents and Associates Advanced senior living technology seamlessly connects residents to health and wellness, social engagement, and home automation tools NEPTUNE, N.J., July 16, 2019 — K4Connect, a purpose-driven technology company that creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and those living with a disability, announced today its expansion into New Jersey through a strategic... Read more →


21 Small Businesses Receive Funding to Develop Innovative Environmental Technologies

NJ Company to Receive $100,000 NEW YORK (July 18, 2019) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $2.3 million in funding for 21 small businesses to develop technologies that will help protect human health and the environment by monitoring air quality, treating drinking water, cleaning up contaminated sites, and creating greener, less toxic materials. Brisea Group, Inc. of... Read more →


Oscar Mayer Opens the Wienermobile for Overnight Stays on Airbnb

For the First Time, Hot Dog Lovers Will Have the Chance to Book the Iconic Wienermobile for a Doggone Delicious Night July 2019 PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO (Gloucestercitynews.net)--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In celebration of National Hot Dog Day on July 17, Oscar Mayer is giving hot dog fans the opportunity to eat hot dogs, dream of hot dogs and yes, live in a hot... Read more →


ONLINE SPORTS BETTING PROPELS PENNSYLVANIA SPORTSBOOKS IN JUNE

(LAS VEGAS) — Pennsylvania’s sports betting industry got an expected boost in June from the first full month of online wagering, helping online and retail sportsbooks generate a record $46.3 million in bets during what is historically a slow month for sports betting. But with just one online sportsbook live all month and two more launching June 27, online casino... Read more →


The Kimmel Center Family Discovery Series 2019-20 Lineup

(Philadelphia, PA, July 16, 2019) –– The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus is delighted to announce the returning Family Discovery Series for the upcoming 2019-20 season, a selection of programming curated to appeal to burgeoning arts lovers. The fifth consecutive season of the Family Discovery Series includes returning favorites, all-new productions, and reimagined classics featuring live performances from beloved characters, innovative... Read more →


ICE Released List Of Illegal Immigrants Accused Of Crimes After Local Police Ignored Detainers

JASON HOPKINSIMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER July 15, 20196:24 PM ET Immigration and Customs Enforcement is releasing quarterly reports of illegal immigrants accused of crimes in an effort to highlight the dangers posed by “sanctuary city” policies after local police denied retainer requests. ICE released its first “Declined Detainer Report,” a comprehensive list of illegal aliens who were accused of criminal... Read more →


Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $53,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

TRENTON (July 18, 2019) – The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $53 million! Although no one won the jackpot in the July 17th drawing, 18,260 New Jersey players took home an estimated $91,466 in prizes ranging from $4 to $200, according to Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey. The winning numbers for the Wednesday, July 17th drawing were: 19, 43,... Read more →