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Veterans make up 40 Percent of the Diocese of Camden’s Homeless Population

Gina Ireland, an Army veteran, shares her testimony of overcoming homelessness with her daughter through the help of Catholic Charities. Photo by Michael Walsh Knights of Columbus Council 6735 of St. Peter Church in Merchantville helped Catholic Charities throw an indoor barbecue on May 21 to raise awareness for the issue of veteran homelessness in South Jersey. The council reached out to surrounding councils and together donated all of the food for the event, plus the manpower to cook it. In spite of the rain, parishioners and families helped pack 100 “Welcome Home” kits of toiletries for formerly homeless veterans,... Read more →


Dennis Mahoney, of Gloucester City, Worked as a Cook, Guitar Player and Singer

On June 8, 2021. Born in Camden, NJ, but was a lifelong of Gloucester City. He was the son of the late Dennis M. and Patricia Ann (Hodge) Mahoney. Beloved father of Brandon T. Mahoney and Sean Willis. He is also survived by his brothers, Robert Mahoney (Joanne), Jonathan Mahoney (Nicole) and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Dennis worked as a cook most recently for Thomas Murphy Pub. He was a long time cook at O’Hara’s Bar in Gloucester City and The Old Rail in Barrington. Dennis loved playing guitar, singing, writing poems and spending time with family and... Read more →


Frederick B. Shaw, Jr., of Voorhees, age 64

On June 6, 2021. Age 64. Of Voorhees. Formerly of Camden. Beloved son of Grace A. Wynn and the late Frederick B. Shaw, Sr. Beloved brother of Deborah Ballard of Lumber City, GA, LaVon Shaw of Pennsauken, Delphine Shaw of Pennsauken, the late Jewel Shaw, Dawn Allen of Philadelphia, PA and Cheryl Wynn of Collingwood. Also survived by 9 nieces and nephews, 9 great-nieces and nephews, many cousins, aunts, uncles and friends who will miss him dearly. Fred was an avid Philadelphia sports fan. He loved science fiction, cryptograms and slap stick comedy. Fred enjoyed drawing and was quite competitive... Read more →


LOOKING FOR A LOVING HOME: Baby Male Siberian Husky

Pop Baby Male Siberian Husky Meet Pop! Ready in approximately 5 1/2 weeks, Pop is looking for his forever home. Prior purebred Siberian Husky experience a must to be considered for adoption. No exceptions. Interested in adopting Pop? Please visit www.huskyhouse.org today to fill out an application. OK with Kids OK with Dogs Available 07/05/2021 Birth Date 05/12/2021 (may not be exact) Adoption Policy Minimum age for adopter is 23 years old. You must reside within a one hour drive from either NYC or Matawan, NJ. We DO NOT do long distance adoptions because we do home visits prior to... Read more →


Jack Ciattarelli: After Four Years of Murphy's Failed Leadership NJ is Struggling

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor Jun 9, 2021 Then-Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli speaks May 29, 2017, to a crowd in Bridgewater, New Jersey. Ciattarelli won the Republican primary June 8, 2021, for a chance to take on incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy in the fall election. Julio Cortez / AP photo (The Center Square) – Former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli cruised to victory Tuesday in New Jersey’s Republican gubernatorial primary. Ciattarelli will face off against incumbent Democrat Gov. Phil Murphy in November’s general election. With 89% of precincts reporting, Ciattarelli picked up more than 49% of the votes cast,... Read more →


GOOD NEWS:NJ Public Health and Business Programs Launch Innovative Dual Degree

EWING, NJ June 10, 2021 – The graduate programs of the public health department and business school at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) are partnering to launch a fast-track dual Master in Business Administration (MBA) and Master in Public Health (MPH) degree in fall 2021. This affordable joint program will be taught with a combination of online and in-person instruction. Applicants can enroll immediately until August 6th. The combined degree was developed partially in response to enrolled TCNJ student and alumni demand. The public health department in TCNJ’s School of Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science ranks 33rd in the... Read more →


NJ State Fair Offering Scrumptious Summer Foods and Refreshments

Gyros, corn dogs, desserts galore, fried Oreos, and fresh-squeezed lemonade, just to start. Find it all June 18-July 11 at MetLife Stadium East Rutherford, NJ – If missing last year’s Fair has you dreaming about Fried Oreos and Fresh Squeezed Lemonade, this year’s State Fair Meadowlands promises to make it up to you! This year’s lineup offers hundreds of delectable offerings in dozens of different food categories, from healthy salads to every fried food creation you can imagine, not to mention drinks and desserts. So, come ready to eat and drink! It’s also an extra week this year, so you... Read more →


Down The Shore: Drive Your Dreams Car Show

We're back with our sold out Annual Drive Your Dreams Car Show!!! 2nd stop NY/NJ come join DJ Envy showcasing the hottest celebrities cars. About this event We're back with our sold out Annual Celebrity Car Show. Join DJ Envy and his celebrity friends as they showcase the hottest cars from around the world. A family-friendly event, bring your kids and enjoy! Previous year's shows was one for the books, and this year we're taking our show on the road. Expect bigger and better! Doors open at 12:00 pm Get your tickets NOW, you don’t want to miss this.... Date... Read more →


NJ Residents Graduate from James Madison Universiity

James Madison University announces spring 2021 graduates HARRISONBURG, VA (06/10/2021)-- James Madison University is pleased to announce the following students who graduated during the May 2021 commencement exercises. Sophie Johnson of Cherry Hill (08002), who graduated with a degree in architectural design. Kristyn Butler of Burlington (08016), who graduated with a degree in communication sciences and disorders. Carley Fitzpatrick of Columbus (08022), who graduated with a degree in communication studies. Caroline Conte of Haddonfield (08033), who graduated with a degree in kinesiology. Joseph Paparone of Haddonfield (08033), who graduated with a degree in management. Erin Catillo of Haddonfield (08033), who... Read more →


*THE GILDA'S CLUB SOUTH JERSEY DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL

The Dragons Are Coming! Sunday, Jul 11, 2021, at 08:00 am to 5:00 pm (Eastern Daylight Time) Add to Calendar Location Lenape Park, 717 Park Rd, Mays Landing, NJ, 08330, Mays Landing The Festival will be a day of Dragon Boat races, a flower ceremony for loved ones touched by cancer, live entertainment, fantastic local food, vendors, and fun for the whole family! Dragon Boating is easy to learn, extremely safe, and an activity where men and women compete side-by-side towards the same goal. Regardless of how young, old, big, or little: once a paddler is in stroke, they are... Read more →


Shamrock Bar in Wildwood Shutdown For Summer by Alcohol Beverage Control for COVID Violations

Shamrock Bar, Pacific Avenue, Wildwood NJ TRENTON – Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that a Wildwood bar charged with repeatedly violating restrictions placed on eating and drinking establishments during the COVID-19 pandemic has agreed to have its license to serve alcohol suspended for the entire summer in a settlement reached with the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (“ABC”). The announcement was made April 26, 2021. Shamrock Beef and Ale (“Shamrock”), located on Pacific Avenue, will cease serving alcohol from May 1 through September 30, 2021, under a settlement between the ABC and Tommy G’s Shamrock, LLC (“Tommy G’s”),... Read more →