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October 1, 2019

NJ Announces First Death Associated with National Vaping Outbreak

TRENTON, NJ (October 1, 2019)--The Department of Health today is announcing the first New Jersey death associated with the national vaping outbreak. The death, involving an adult female from northern New Jersey, was reported to... Read more →


Gloucester City, NJ --Calling all Gloucester High School (GHS) Class of 1980 classmates! Join us at our 40th reunion on SEPTEMBER 26, 2020. We’ll be sailing on the Spirit of Philadelphia! Tickets are $140/pp including... Read more →

NJBIA Statement on First Anniversary of NJ's Economic Plan

NJBIA President & CEO Michele Siekerka, Esq., made the following statement on Tuesday regarding the one-year anniversary of the release of Gov. Phil Murphy's economic plan. "Through the first year of the plan, the administration... Read more →

Back-to-school night basics

Make the most of back-to-school night. It's a valuable opportunity to learn important information about your child's classroom experience. by: Marian Wilde | Greatschools.org Along with shopping for school supplies and adopting earlier bedtimes, back-to-school... Read more →

Russell Nagy Appointed Corporate Director of Plant Operations of United Methodist Communities

NEPTUNE, N.J., September 30, 2019 — United Methodist Communities (UMC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Russell Nagy to the position of corporate director of plant operations of United Methodist Communities. In this role,... Read more →

2018 Crime Statistics Released Violent Crime, Property Crime Decreased

Both violent crime and property crime fell in 2018 from the previous year, according to the FBI’s annual crime statistics released today. Violent crime declined by 3.3 percent between 2017 and 2018. Property crime decreased... Read more →

Pennsylvania's college grads stuck with second-highest debt load

By Dave Fidlin | The Center Square Pennsylvanians pursuing a higher education shoulder the second-highest amount of student-related debt in the nation, according to a recently released study. Gloucester City News blog files The Institute... Read more →

Consumer Alert: Be Wary of Phone Scam Involving Sheriff Officer

HACKENSACK, N.J. – The Bergen County Sheriff’s Office has received complaints regarding a recent “open-warrant” phone scam. Several residents have received phone calls from individuals perpetrating this fraud who claim to be Sheriff Officers with... Read more →

Bishop Dennis Sullivan, Driven by his Love of Pastoral Work

By Carl Peters - September 27, 2019 CAMDEN City, NJ— During a conversation that lasted more than an hour, and ranged from the beauty of William Butler Yeats’ poetry to the vitriolic rhetoric now common... Read more →

Pennsylvania Man Employed at Area Military Bases Sentenced for $1.4M Fraud

NEWARK, N.J. – A Pennsylvania man employed as a regional manager for a contractor involved with construction projects at Picatinny Arsenal (PICA) and at Joint Base McGuire-Dix- Lakehurst (Ft. Dix) was sentenced today to 28... Read more →