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August 6, 2019

EPA Celebrates 20 Years of Superfund Redevelopment in Cinnaminson, New Jersey

NEW YORK (August 6, 2019) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2 is commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Superfund Redevelopment Initiative at the Cinnaminson Solar Farm, located on a portion of a former Superfund site and successfully redeveloped into an alternate energy source for the Cinnaminson Township in New Jersey. The Superfund Redevelopment Initiative launched in 1999... Read more →


Murphy Administration Leading Multi-Agency Efforts to Save Lives With Naloxone

The Murphy Administration is using innovative strategies to increase access to naloxone through multi-agency efforts including free distribution of the life-saving antidote, increasing Medicaid access to opioid addiction treatment, and authorizing paramedics to carry buprenorphine, an oral medication used to mitigate severe opioid withdrawal symptoms after a naloxone reversal. The CDC today underscored the importance of naloxone as a tool... Read more →


Can You Identify This Alleged Haddon Heights Bank Robber.

The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office and Haddon Heights Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man who robbed a bank today, August 6, 2019. The suspect entered the Citizens Bank located at 131 White Horse Pike in Haddon Heights at approximately 1:00 p.m. He handed a note to a teller and received an undisclosed amount of cash... Read more →


The Little Gym Owner Returns From 2019 Reunion Conference Focusing

Turnersville, NJ (Grassroots Newswire) August 6, 2019 - The Little Gym’s recent Reunion conference attracted an international group of business owners and key personnel, including local entrepreneur Mitchell Kantrowitz of The Little Gym of Washington Township. The theme for this year’s event, held July 14-17 at the Lowes Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, was “The Power... Read more →


Local Bridges Fund applications being accepted for $47.3 million in FY20 grants

Program provides millions to each county to improve local bridges (Trenton) – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced the grant solicitation period for FY20 Local Bridges Fund program is open with applications being accepted through October 16, 2019. “The New Jersey Department of Transportation is committed to maintaining and improving New Jersey’s local transportation infrastructure by providing... Read more →


SAINT FRANCIS VILLA TO HOST SENIOR CITIZEN HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR

PHILADELPHIA PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Saint Francis Villa, an affordable housing development for seniors in the East Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, operated by Catholic Housing and Community Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CHCS) will host a health and wellness fair for all senior residents. Wednesday, August 7, 2019 10:00 a.m. Saint Francis Villa 2450 Emerald Street Philadelphia, PA 19125 Approximately 25 senior... Read more →


Mega Millions Rolls To $55,000,000

Two $10,000 Winning Tickets Sold TRENTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(Aug. 6, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there were two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Friday, August 2nd drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. Those tickets were sold at the following locations: Hudson... Read more →


Voorhees PD: Lock Your Car; Prevent Car Burglaries

Voorhees Police Department Advisory: VOORHEES, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Voorhees Police Department, along with numerous agencies on the eastern seaboard have been experiencing an increase in burglaries of vehicles. Our Department has taken the following steps to investigate and deter these crimes, unfortunately, there is no way to measure how many crimes we have prevented. Directed patrols of locations that have been... Read more →


Singh For Senate: The Truth About Cory Booker

FACT VS. FICTION Cory Booker lies constantly and gets away with it, thanks to his powerful connections in the media and major corporate backers. If you're not upset already, here's some background to get your blood boiling. Click to expand/collapse each item below. THE TEENAGED CASANOVA In 1992, Cory Booker wrote an article for the Stanford Daily newspaper in which... Read more →


*Pine Hill Police Dept. Seeking Crossing Guards

Apply at Police HQ Mon - Fri 8:30am - 4:00pm Crossing Guard Openings Substitute Positions Crossing Guard candidates must; Be citizen and resident of this State; Be of sound body and of good health; Be of good moral character; and Have never been convicted of any criminal offense involving moral turpitude. Crossing Guard candidates must also be able to; Get... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Coast Guard Cutter Stratton participates in Talisman Sabre 2019

Coast Guard Cutter Stratton operates in the Western Pacific during Talisman Sabre July 18, 2019. One of the Coast Guard’s primary roles during TS 19 was to act as a forward screening vessel to ensure the safety of the force moving up behind Stratton. An MH-65 dolphin helicopter crew attached to Coast Guard Cutter Stratton conducts touch and go drills... Read more →


One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $372,803 Jackpot in Ocean County

TRENTON (Aug. 5, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $372,803 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, August 2nd drawing. The winning numbers were: 23, 31, 33, 34 and 36 and the XTRA number was: 04. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was Circle K - Manahawkin, 1504 Route 72 – Breakers... Read more →


Friends of The Great Swamp: Into The Woods

Into the Woods Photo by David Barbara (Gloucestercitynews.net)--For most of us, a trip to the refuge means a stop at the Visitor’s Center and some time on the boardwalks at the Wildlife Observation Center. But if raw nature is what you crave, skip these man-made contrivances and head over to the Wilderness Area. Here you can wander through a primeval... Read more →


Join Gloucester Township PD Recruiting Open House

GTPD Community Bulletin: (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD) is looking for individuals with a heart for public service who have a desire to join its team of professionals. This includes full time police officers, special law enforcement officers, dispatchers, volunteers in police service and crossing guards. We will hold a Recruiting Open House in our Headquarters located at 1261... Read more →


NJDOT: Local Freight Impact Fund applications being accepted

Program provides funds to improve local roads and bridges with heavy truck traffic (Trenton)(Gloucestercitynews.net)-- – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced the grant solicitation period for FY20 Local Freight Impact Fund program is open with applications being accepted through October 16, 2019. “Efficiently moving goods to and from New Jersey’s seaports, airports, and rail yards is an... Read more →


The Temptations and Four Tops Coming to the Hard Rock

THE TEMPTATIONS and THE FOUR TOPS Friday, October 11 at 8 p.m. Sound Waves **On Sale Friday, August 9 at 10 a.m.** 2019 ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP 8/5 – 8/8 – Bobby Collins - Howie Mandel’s Comedy Club 8/9 – Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes - Sound Waves 8/9 – Brad Paisley - Hard Rock Live @ Etess Arena 8/10 –... Read more →


Cape May Coast Guard Hold Sunset Parade

CAPE MAY, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 6, 2019)-- -- U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May held a Sunset Parade today at the Training Center to recognize the Coast Guard’s 229th birthday and to honor the Jersey Cape Military Spouses Club and local community organizations. Sunset Parades are military displays of marching troops and the Coast Guard Recruit Ceremonial Drill Team. More... Read more →


Virtua Health & Wellness Center – Camden City honored by statewide group

The New Jersey Business and Industry Association presented the facility with its New Good Neighbor Award Award-winning team: Virtua’s Debra Moran (center), VP of community-based services, displays the New Good Neighbor Award with (from left) Tyler Conley, business development engineer for Turner Construction; Emma Leach, designer for Stantec; Joan Gray, assistant VP of ambulatory services for Virtua Camden; and Carlos... Read more →


MORE TICKETS TO HAMILTON AT THE FORREST THEATRE JUST RELEASED!

KIMMEL CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS SEEKS TO PROTECT CONSUMERS FROM FRAUDULENT SELLERS (Gloucestercitynews.net) – (Philadelphia, PA, August 5, 2019) The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and The Schubert Organization will present the highly anticipated 12-week engagement of HAMILTON at the Forrest Theatre in Philadelphia, August 27-November 17, 2019. Additional tickets have been released for the Broadway musical. Tickets... Read more →