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August 11, 2019

AMERICAN HERO: Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer

Gloucestercitynews.net (August 11, 2019)—The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve. Gunnery Sergeant Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, of Mancos, Colorado, died August 10, 2019, after being engaged by enemy small arms fire while conducting combat operations. This incident is under investigation. Koppenhafer was assigned to the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, Marine... Read more →

Atlantic City Rescue Mission Summer Gala Fundraiser

Atlantic City,New Jersey (PR MediaRelease) --(Gloucestercitynews.net)--On August 14, 2019, the Atlantic City Rescue Mission (ACRM) is holding its annual Summer Gala Fundraiser. The event is intended to benefit the organization’s ongoing campaign to build comprehensive services to help those in need. The Summer Gala Fundraiser will be held from 6:00–10:00 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom at The Atlantic City Sheraton... Read more →

The Brandywine Valley's Citadel Country Spirit USA Returns

Citadel Country Spirit USA Returns, August 23-25! Citadel Country Spirit USA — the Brandywine Valley's awesome three-day country music festival — returns to Chester County from August 23-25! Headliners for 2019 include Little Big Town, Old Dominion and Billy Currington, plus Brothers Osborne, Lee Brice, Eli Young Band and more. With 20 acts on two stages, this is a can't-miss... Read more →

SINGH FOR SENATE: The Far Left is Trying to Silence Conservatives

Let's face it: The far left doesn't want you to hear the truth. That's why they try to silence conservatives any way they can! Just last week Twitter banned Hirsh's OFFICIAL twitter account from expressing our First Amendment Right and calling out Cory Bookers' lies! Then, Twitter locked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnel's twitter account from expressing his First Amendment... Read more →

Legion Baseball Regionals: Day 4 recap

The American Legion Gloucester City News blog files AUGUST 11, 2019 RELATED: BROOKLAWN SPORTS The field has been trimmed and we are just one day away from finding out which eight teams will emerge from the field of over 3,500 teams to reach the American Legion World Series. In some regions, three one-loss teams remain, all needing to be perfect... Read more →

Operation Independence Day — FBI

Monthlong Sweep Targeted Sex Traffickers, Recovery of Minors A month long FBI-led operation to identify and arrest sex traffickers and recover child victims has resulted in dozens of arrests across the country and the identification and recovery of more than 100 juveniles. The initiative during the month of July, dubbed Operation Independence Day, relied on more than 400 law enforcement... Read more →

PINE HILL RESIDENTS: Plastic bags are not recyclable & should be placed in the trash.

PINE HILL NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Borough of Pine Hill is experiencing high levels of contamination in the curbside single stream recycling. When non-recyclable items end up in your recycling container, they have the potential to turn the entire truck load into trash. This increases the processing cost, which results in additional service charges to the Borough. Please join us in reducing... Read more →

ICE Executes Warrants at Multiple Mississippi Locations; 680 Unlawful Aliens were Removed

Related FACE OF DEFENSE JACKSON, Miss. (AUGUST 7, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)– U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) executed multiple federal criminal search warrants at seven agricultural processing plants across Mississippi Wednesday morning as part of an ongoing HSI worksite enforcement criminal investigation. In addition to executing federal search warrants and seizing business records pertaining to the ongoing federal... Read more →

Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: July 29-Aug. 4

DNREC Reminder for the week: Wildlife area visitors encouraged to know and follow rules DOVER (Aug. 9, 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 July 29-Aug. 4 made... Read more →

NJBIA Wins ASAE 'Power of A' Award for Postsecondary Education Initiative

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 11, 2019)-The work of NJBIA's Postsecondary Education Task Force, which made 13 focused recommendations aimed at building a brand for New Jersey higher education institutions and better preparing the state's workforce, recently earned a 2019 ASAE "Power of A" Silver Award. "Power of A" Awards from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) recognize associations that have made valuable... Read more →

Centennial Ride connects Teams Legacy and Vision

The American Legion As Legionnaires before them did in March 1960, teams of wartime veterans converged Sunday in Great Bend, Kan., to recognize the American Legion Memorial Highway. There, Team Vision joined Team Legacy to connect two halves of an American Legion Centennial banner they had carried with them on a two-leg, 1,875-mile motorcycle ride that included stops at more... Read more →

South Jersey Gas Reminds Customers to Dial 811 Before Digging

Atlantic City, NJ, August 9, 2019 (Gloucestercitynews.net)-– August 11 marks the annual 811 Day, a date intended to remind homeowners and contractors of the importance of calling 811 before engaging in digging projects. By law, homeowners and contractors are required to dial 811 at least three full business days before digging – whether installing a mailbox, building a deck, planting... Read more →

There's Still Time To Enter KECA's Pennsylvania Elk Tag Raffle 

Benezette, PA--If you missed the deadline to apply for the 2019 Pennsylvania Game Commission elk license lottery, you’re in luck. Get your tickets today for a chance to win the annual Conservation Bull Elk Tag. With a cost of only $25 per ticket any hunter has a chance to win this once-in-a-lifetime hunt! The drawing will be held at the... Read more →


Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 6 No. 8 (August 11, 2019) Editor's Note: Each Sunday morning we post a weekly comic strip provided by cartoonist Dave Wolfe, age 18. Dave has been drawing since he was 5 years old, he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist at the age of 8. He’s been distributing his comics in school since... Read more →