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October 20, 2019

IT AIN'T EASY GROWING OLD

UPDATED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet We visited a friend in a nursing home last week. She has Alzheimers Disease. Posted on the home's bulletin board was this poem about the terrible illness. Our... Read more →


Dedication Event to Honor Camden City Police Chief J. Scott Thomson

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--The Camden County Board of Freeholders cordially invites you to the dedication of the Chief J. Scott Thomson, Camden County Police Administration Building on October 22nd at 10 AM. The Police Administration Building... Read more →


Become a Census Taker: Virtual Job Fair from October 21st - 26th

Every 10 years, the U.S. Census Bureau is responsible for conducting the nationwide census. Though the next census won't be taken until 2020, the Census Bureau is already recruiting to fill important temporary positions. Camden... Read more →


Appalachian Commission Awards $8M to Boost Economic Development in PA Coal Regions

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square The Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded $8 million in grants to Pennsylvania counties hit hard by a decline in the coal-mining region, according to a statement from the... Read more →


EPA Funding Will Help Protect Children by Reducing Diesel Air Pollution in the Mid-Atlantic Region

PHILADELPHIA (October 18, 2019) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $5.66 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) funding to reduce emissions from polluting diesel engines in the Mid-Atlantic region. The DERA... Read more →


The Campbell Soup Foundation Announces $1.5 Million in Grants to Strengthen and Empower Healthy Communities

Eleven New Jersey-based Organizations to Receive Grants October 17, 2019 CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today announced more than $1.5 million in grants to 22 organizations as part of the Campbell Soup Foundation’s... Read more →


Photo Pop Philly Announces Winter Wonderland Artists

New and Returning Artists Bring Winter Wonderland To Life PHILADELPHIA, PA (October 2019) — After major success this past summer, Photo Pop Philly is back this holiday season! The first-ever holiday installment of the pop-up... Read more →


Gloucester Township to Host Their 2nd Food and Craft Beer Festival

Gloucester Township is thrilled to announce that they will be hosting their second annual Food & Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, October 26th, along the Black Horse Pike in the Blackwood section of Gloucester Township.... Read more →


Joseph’s House of Camden Celebrates Expanded Facilities, New Services on World Homeless Day

Joseph’s House of Camden Grand Open House included facility tours and remarks from key donors, including Jon Bon Jovi CAMDEN CITY, N.J., Oct. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Joseph’s House of Camden (JHOC), a South... Read more →


CAMDEN COUNTY RESIDENTS: Free Senior and Disabled Legal Workshops

The Camden County Board of Freeholders, the Department of Health and Human Services—Division of Senior and Disabled Services, and the Surrogate’s Office are hosting free legal workshops for senior and disabled residents of Camden County.... Read more →


Pennsylvania Democrats Introduce Legislation to Legalize Recreational 'Pot'

Gloucester City News blog files By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square Democratic state Sens. Daylin Leach and Sharif Street have introduced legislation to legalize recreational marijuana in Pennsylvania for users over the age of... Read more →