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November 14, 2020

Alice Costello School Closed Until Nov.30 Due to COVID-19 Outbreak

BROOKLAWN NJ (Nov. 14, 2020)--Dr. Samuel Rosetti, Superintendent/Principal, announced on Thursday that the school was being shut down due to an outbreak of COVID-19. Remote learning began on Friday, Nov. 13. The district hopes to re-open on Nov. 30 Rosetti sent the following information to parents of the students. Brooklawn Family,... Read more →


Overturned Vessel in Raritan Bay, N.J.

NEW YORK (Nov. 14, 2020)--— The Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a report of an overturned vessel and a person in the water in Raritan Bay, N.J., Saturday. Coast Guard Sector New York watchstanders received a call on VHF radio at approximately 10 a.m., from a good Samaritan reporting... Read more →


Unified Command for oil incident along Delaware, Maryland Beaches suspends cleanup operations

PHILADELPHIA - The Unified Command comprised of the U.S. Coast Guard and Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control suspended operations along the shores of Delaware after cleaning the remaining beaches impacted by tar balls, Friday. Cleanup crews are prepared to respond to any further oiling, and shoreline monitoring will... Read more →


THE EPOCH TIMES, Truthful Journalism: What's Happening to America's News?

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Kokos, Marks, Ryback and Schooley Named Rowan Baseball Team Captains for 2020-21

GLASSBORO, NJ - Seniors Alex Kokos, Jared Marks, Drew Ryback and Nick Schooley have been named captains for the 2020-21 Rowan baseball team, as announced by head coach Mike Dickson. “We hold our captains to the highest standards. They understand the importance of accountability, grittiness, reliability, and the relentless pursuit of... Read more →


Kenneth Miller, of Voorhees Township, age 75

On November 4, 2020. Age 75. Of Voorhees Township. Loving son of the late George and Annie Miller. Survived by his loving caregivers at Abigail House Nursing and Rehab and Quality Management Associates. Catholic Graveside Services will be Monday, November 16, 2020 at 1 pm at Land of Canaan Cemetery: 678... Read more →


Election Day Problems in Newark Included Delayed Openings, Confusion Chased Potential Voters Away

“This article is made possible through Votebeat, a nonpartisan reporting project covering local election integrity and voting access. This article is available for reprint under the terms of Votebeat’s republishing policy.” GENESIS OBANDO | NOVEMBER 13, 2020 | NJ DECIDES 2020 Similar delays, glitches with in-person voting elsewhere in New Jersey... Read more →


Officer Down: Sergeant Sean Rios Shot and Killed by a Suspect During a Shootout

Sergeant Sean Rios Houston Police Department, Texas End of Watch Monday, November 9, 2020 HOUSTON, TEXAS--Sergeant Sean Rios was shot and killed in the 7700 block of North Freeway at about 1:30 pm while en route to start his shift at George Bush Intercontinental Airport. He encountered two vehicles and an... Read more →


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Announces Additional November Events and Specials

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Expands Evening Outdoor Beverage Service Atlantic City, N.J. (Nov. 14, 2020) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City adjusts to new state mandates with an expansion of outdoor beverage service. Additionally, the property announces November events, promotions and hotel offers. Food & Beverage... Read more →


Head Injury Risk for Soccer Players could be reduced with Simple Adjustments to the Ball (video)

The average soccer player heads the ball 12 times in a game, and each header carries up to 100g acceleration, enough to cause serious brain damage. A Purdue study led by Prof. Eric Nauman quantifies how inflating balls to lower pressures, and subbing them out when they get wet, has the... Read more →


Latest Studies Show Exercise Classes Reduce Loneliness, Social Isolation in Seniors

Newswise — LOS ANGELES (Nov. 12, 2020) -- Older adults who joined group exercise classes experienced decreased loneliness and social isolation, according to a new Cedars-Sinai study conducted before the COVID-19 pandemic. The classes have continued virtually since March, and early results suggest the online versions are also effective. Seniors face... Read more →


*Gloucester Township Police Food Drive

THANK YOU to those who have donated to our Gloucester Township Police Thanksgiving Food Drive! The food pictured is only a small portion of our donations so far ! There is still time plenty of time to donate to our 2020 GTPD Food Drive! We are accepting canned food and non-perishable... Read more →


NJ American Water Hosting Virtual Information Session

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (November 13, 2020) – New Jersey American Water is hosting a virtual information session for customers about its payment assistance programs on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Gloucestercitynews.net files Representatives from New Jersey American Water and the company’s H2O Help to Others program... Read more →


Doris J. Price of Haddonfield, formerly of Runnemede

Doris J. Price (nee Yonker), age 92 of Haddonfield, formerly of Runnemede, passed away peacefully on November 8, 2020 at Samaritan Center in Voorhees. Doris was born and raised in East Camden, NJ and predeceased by her husband Joseph; Loving mother to Carol Froba (the late Jim), Janet Carmack (Larry), Michael... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Wegmans Beef Culinary Stock Recalled

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for beef stock products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States. A recall was not requested because it is believed that the affected product is... Read more →


Biden Focuses on Many, Many Gun Control Items

Including Prohibitory Ambitions on “Gun Parts” Ever since he clinched the Democrat presidential nomination, we have been warning America’s gun owners that Joe Biden is no “moderate” when it comes to gun control. Simply scrolling through the extensive gun control agenda published on his official campaign website should make that point... Read more →


Elizabeth "Betty" Batten Ocean View, formerly of Gloucester City; GCHS and CCC Alumnus

On November 11, 2020; age 74 years. Devoted mother of Danny O'Brien, Jr., David (Diane) O'Brien, and Bernadette (Bill) Yingling; Loving grandmother of Kyle, Sonja, and Cecelia. Gloucestercitynews.net files Prior to her retirement, Betty was employed as a supervisor of Food Services for Gloucester City Public Schools. Also, she was a... Read more →


More COVID-19 Cases Identified in Gloucester City School District, 200 Employees Exposed

UPDATE/November 14,2020 Supt. Vespe Editor's Note: Superintendent Vespe sent a second notice, dated November 13, to parents regarding the athletic programs. Vespe said, "With sincere sadness for our entire Lion Community, coaches, parents, and players we now have been informed that an individual who came in contact with one of our... Read more →