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June 8, 2021

Polistina Declares Victory 

“Tonight the voters of Atlantic County sent a clear message about the kind of Republican they want leading our ticket in the Second Legislative District this fall,” said Polistina. “Now, its time for our party to come together and defeat Vince Mazzeo and the increasingly radical Phil Murphy Democrats this November.” Polistina, and his running... Read more →

Charles Esposito Sentenced for Stealing $2.5 Million from Moorestown Employer

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that an 80-year-old Hainesport man was sentenced to five years in New Jersey state prison for stealing more than $2.5 million over a 14-year period from the Moorestown company where he worked as an accounting manager. The sentence was handed down May 21 to Charles Esposito in Superior Court... Read more →

DNREC Lifts Shelter-in-Place Directive

for Area in New Castle County The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has lifted a shelter-in-place directive that spanned a half-mile radius around the crash scene of this morning’s accident on Interstate-95 involving a trailer load of organic peroxide, which is considered a hazardous material. The order for the crash scene applied... Read more →

Hazardous Material Crash in New Castle County, DNREC Issues Shelter in Place Alarm

DNREC Issues Shelter in Place Directive for New Castle County After I-95 Crash Involving Hazardous Material Order Extends One-Half Mile from Scene Near Airport Road Gloucestercitynews.net files The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control issued a shelter-in-place directive this afternoon for a half-mile radius around the crash scene of this morning’s accident on... Read more →

Thomas Keller of Gloucester City, 61

With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Thomas Keller of Gloucester City, New Jersey, who passed away on June 5, 2021 at the age of 61. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family. Gloucestercitynews.net files He was predeceased by : his parents,... Read more →

Georgia Tech Spring 2021 Graduates from New Jersey Announced

ATLANTA, GA (06/07/2021)-- The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 4,435 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute's 260th Commencement exercises May 7-8, 2021, at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Raj Patel of Cherry Hill (08002) - Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering Lara Martin of Cherry Hill (08003) - Doctor of Philosophy... Read more →

NJ Students Named to McDaniel College Dean's List

WESTMINSTER, MD (06/04/2021)-- McDaniel College announces its Spring 2021 Dean's List, recognizing full-time undergraduate students for outstanding academic achievement, including: William Ray of Barrington (08007) with Honors Mia Wilson of West Deptford (08096) with High Honors Hannah Thomson of Pennsauken (08109) with Highest Honors Madison Whalen of Magnolia (08049) with Highest Honors Jennifer Robinson of... Read more →

NRA-ILA Alert: Biden’s ATF Nominee Supports Extreme Rifle Ban!

It was no secret President Joe Biden’s nominee to direct the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, David Chipman, (photo) supports a ban on commonly-owned semi- automatic firearms like the AR-15 and wants to force current “assault weapons” owners to register their firearms with the federal government through the National Firearms Act or forfeit... Read more →

Just When Is It a Good Idea Not to Wear Your Engagement Ring

An engagement ring is not only valuable in terms of money but also emotions, which is why it can be tempting to wear it all the time. However, considering that it means such a lot, you will want to take proper care of it and extend its lifespan as much as you can. Not only... Read more →

*Essex Horse Trials to Return to Historic Moorland Farm

Far Hills, New Jersey—June 7, 2021— The Essex Horse Trials, a New Jersey equestrian tradition, is set to return to historic Moorland Farm in Far Hills, NJ, July 17-18. After missing last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event will once again feature some of the nation's top horses and riders taking part in... Read more →

New Jersey American Water Releases Water Quality Reports

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. – JUNE 7, 2021 – New Jersey American Water’s most recent Water Quality Reports are now available for all service areas on its website at www.newjerseyamwater.com/waterquality. The company is proud to report that once again, the drinking water provided to the 2.8 million New Jerseyans it serves meets or surpasses both state... Read more →

OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Ginarro New, age 27,  Killed in Automobile Crash

GINARRO NEW Phoenix Police Department, Arizona End of Watch Monday, May 31, 2021 Phoenix, Arizona--Police Officer Ginarro New, age 27, was killed in an automobile crash at the intersection of Cave Creek Road and E Greenway Parkway at about 10:30 pm. His patrol car was struck by another vehicle that ran a red light at... Read more →

Kaliel Johnson, 28, of Camden City Headed to Prison for 110 Months

For Conspiring to Distribute 900 Grams of Heroin CAMDEN, N.J. B A Camden man was sentenced today to 110 months in prison for conspiring to distribute approximately 900 grams of heroin in Camden, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced. Kaliel Johnson, 28, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Renee Marie Bumb to an... Read more →

Officer Down: Police Officer Manny Familia, age 38, Drowned Attempting to Rescue a Juvenile

EMMANUEL FAMILIA Worcester Police Department, Massachusetts End of Watch Friday, June 4, 2021 Police Officer Manny Familia, age 38, drowned while attempting to rescue a juvenile who had gone underwater in a small pond in Green Hill Park at about 1:35 pm. Three juveniles who had gone into the water became distressed. One of the... Read more →

Attention Morristown Residents: Collection of Recyclables Canceled

MORRISTOWN TOWNSHIP NJ (June 8, 2021)--The Township announced today that there will be no collection of recycling material this week because of the shortage of truck drivers. There will be no recycling pickup this week. Please do not put your recycling containers at the curb. Burlington County OTC Recycling has advised the Township that there... Read more →

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Camps Opening for the Summer

It’s Summer Camp Kickoff Time! Tens of Thousands of Coaches and Athletes will be attending Fellowship of Christian Athletes Camps Last Camp Season: 89,323 Coaches and Athletes Attended 805 Camps in 42 States and 92 Nations—20,526 Individuals Made Faith Decisions for Christ KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Each year, Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of... Read more →

Officer Down: Detective Ryan Park and Detective Jamie Huntley Park Killed by Vehicle Assault

SAN DIEGO, CALIF, --Detective Ryan Park, 32, and his wife, Detective Jamie Huntley-Park, age 33, were killed when their department vehicle was struck head-on by a wrong-way driver on I-5 near Route 905 in San Ysidro. Both individuals were nine-year members of the San Diego Police Department. They were conducting follow-up investigations when the crash... Read more →

Lebanon Valley College Recognizes Spring 2021 Dean's List Honorees from NJ

ANNVILLE, PA (06/07/2021)-- Lebanon Valley College congratulates more than 700 students named to the Dean's List for the spring 2021 semester. Dean's list students must maintain a GPA of at least 3.4 out of 4.0. Local students include: Ariana Genna of Newfield (08344). Genna, a graduate of Camden County Vocational-Technical School, is pursuing a bachelor... Read more →