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August 9, 2019

NOW LAW: Pilot Program to Assess Value of Later Start Times for NJ High Schools

(TRENTON) – As New Jersey high schools continue to rank top in the nation, legislators are hoping to encourage even better academic outcomes with more emphasis on student health. Given the connection between more sleep... Read more →


New Law Criminalize Animal Fighting Paraphernalia

(TRENTON) (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 9, 2019)--– To close a loophole in New Jersey law regarding animal fighting, legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Carol Murphy, Jamel Holley, Daniel Benson and Paul Moriarty to criminalize the possession of animal... Read more →


$306,000 in Federal Grants for South Jersey Community Health Centers

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (August 9, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--– Today, on the final day of National Health Centers Week, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that two federally-qualified health centers in South Jersey will receive $305,795 from the... Read more →


Philadelphia Officials Finding New Ways To Promote Tourism

PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 9, 2019)--Philadelphia, the “City of Brotherly Love”, is home to more than 1.5 million people. As one of the most populous cities, Philadelphia plays a major role in the history of the... Read more →


TRAFFIC ADVISORY UPDATED: 295 Construction Work Continues Tonight

I-295 northbound ramp and lanes closed tonight for barrier work I-76 east ramp to I-295 north and Route 168 ramp to I-295 north closed I-295 north Exit 28 and Route 168 southbound ramp to I-295... Read more →


DEVELOPING STORY: Human Skull Found in Gloucester City

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 9, 2019)--We received a tip earlier today about police activity in the 100 unit block of South Brown Street. A nearby neighbor said police were contacted after a human skull was... Read more →


Officer Down: Correctional Administrator Debra Johnson Murdered by Inmate

DEBRA JOHNSON Tennessee Department of Correction, Tennessee End of Watch Wednesday, August 7, 2019 Correctional Administrator Debra Johnson, age 64, was found murdered in her residence on the grounds of the West Tennessee State Penitentiary... Read more →


Maryland Fishing Report: Recreational Crabbing Improving; Best Catches Occurring in the Lower and Middle bay

By Keith Lockwood | Maryland Dept. of Natural Resources Photo by Eric Packard Just like us humans, fish are seeking relief from the summer heat wherever they can find it, and some fish are more... Read more →


Coast Guard Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757) Seizes more than 2,100 Pounds of Cocaine

RELATED: FACE OF DEFENSE ALAMEDA, Calif. (Gloucestercitynews.net)-— Crews aboard the pre-commissioned Coast Guard Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757) seized more than 2,100 pounds of cocaine worth approximately $64 million from a low-profile go-fast vessel interdicted in... Read more →


New Jersey Man Arrested for Investment Fraud Scheme

BOSTON (CNBNewsnet)– The owner of several Boston-based investment companies was arrested yesterday at Logan Airport on charges of operating a Ponzi-like fraud scheme. Tanmaya Kabra, 25, who resided most recently in Weehawken, N.J., was charged... Read more →


American Legion Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament; Brooklawn 1-1

Joanne McClellanjoannemcclellan joannemcclellan in top of the 2nd @BrooklawnLegion answers with 1 run bring score to 3-1 with @ViennaPost180 leading @legionbaseball Mid-Atlantic about 1 hour ago · reply · retweet · favorite joannemcclellan VA @vienna_post_180... Read more →


GreatSchools Fixes for 7 common middle school problems

Going from elementary to middle school is a big change. Here's how you can support your child socially, emotionally, and academically. by: GreatSchools Staff | August 2019 ¿En español? Hormones and changing bodies, locker combinations... Read more →


CONSUMER GROUP: NJ's Energy Safety Net is in Trouble

TRENTON, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)— The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities' (NJBPU) announcement today that it is increasing the number of people eligible for help paying their utility bills underscores another reason it is critical to... Read more →


Philadelphia 76ers in with strong chance to win 2019/20 title

PHILADELPHIA PA--(August 9, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--After their heartbreak of losing 3-4 to Toronto Raptors in last season’s Eastern Conference semi-finals, fans of Philadelphia 76ers can take heart from the fact that the basketball team are looking even... Read more →


Can Philadelphia Flyers succeed in the 2019/20 NHL season?

PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 9, 2019)--Next month Philadelphia Flyers will begin their NHL preseason campaign with a highly anticipated match against New York Islanders. The match at the Wells Fargo Center could give us a good... Read more →


Letters to the Editor: Republican Senate Candidate Banned by Twitter

A week ago, we unveiled the website ByeBooker.com to expose Cory Booker’s failed liberal record and fake history in Newark. Today we learned that Twitter has SHADOW-BANNED our site to suppress our campaign and give... Read more →