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August 24, 2019

Philly's Top Cop Resigns; Mayor Vows to Investigate Claims of Discrimination and Harrassment

By Steve Bittenbender | The Center Square PHILADELPHIA, PA (August 22, 2019)---Richard Ross Jr., Philadelphia’s police commissioner, resigned this week after allegations of discrimination and sexual harassment from within the department came to light. Ross... Read more →


Ruth E. (Blake) Robinson, of Gloucester City, age 92

Gloucester City – On August 21, 2019. Age 92. (nee Radlinger). Loving mother to eight “Blake” boys, Stephen (Kathleen), Dennis (Susan), Jerre (Linda), Timothy (Deborah), William, Andrew (Patricia), Hugh (Marge), John (Shelly), grandmother great grandmother... Read more →


2019 Women’s World Cup Champions To Hold Public Trainings In Philadelphia And In St. Paul, Minn.

CHICAGO (Aug. 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)- – All U.S. Soccer fans are invited to attend the U.S. Women’s National Team public training sessions to be held on Wednesday, August 28 from 5-6 p.m. ET at Lincoln Financial Field... Read more →


Report: New Jersey Ranks Last in the Nation in Highway Performance and Cost-Effectiveness

The 24th Annual Highway Report, based on data that states submitted to the federal government, ranks each state’s highway system in 13 categories, including traffic fatalities, pavement condition, congestion, spending per mile, administrative costs and... Read more →


Flying Termites Are Not Death From Above

(August 24, 2019)--Spring time is when most termite colonies begin to swarm. This typically occurs after a rain storm followed by sunny warm weather at this time of year. Swarming is a natural occurrence that... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: The Terrible Twos

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor Puppyhood is an adventure! It’s a time for puppy to explore and learn behavior that is acceptable to you and your family. By the age of about eighteen (human) months your dog... Read more →


WARNING! E-cigs Can Trigger Same Lung Changes Seen in Smokers, Emphysema

In a new UNC School of Medicine study led by Rob Tarran, PhD, biomedical researchers show how high levels of protease enzymes in the lungs of e-cigarette users suggest they are at increased risk of... Read more →


LETTERS TO THE ED: Parole Officers Violating Civil Rights and Getting Away With It

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Hello. I am writing to you today to bring to light a plethora of civil rights violations that are taking place in New Jersey by Parole and Probation, and they’re getting away with it constantly.... Read more →


The Philadelphia ‘Spirit’: The Early Production of Rum in Philadelphia

Tuesday, September 17 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the APS Museum Registration Required. RSVP here. Philadelphia has long been known for its beer, but what about rum? In 1770, there were at least... Read more →


Medford Lakes Man Arrested for Possessing Child Pornography     

MEDFORD LAKES, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Medford Lakes Police Chief Robert Dugan Jr. announced that a 48-year-old borough man has been charged with possessing child pornography. Jeffrey L. McGuigan, of the first... Read more →


NJBIA Statement on CV of Tax Incentive Extension Bill

New Jersey Business & Industry Association President & CEO Michele N. Siekerka Esq. issued the following statement today regarding the conditional veto of bill S-3901, which would have temporarily extended New Jersey's tax incentive programs.... Read more →