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Six Flags Great Adventure Now Powered by Solar Energy

World’s Ultimate Thrill Park Takes Giant Leap Toward Reducing Its Carbon Footprint While Adding Jobs JACKSON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Six Flags Great Adventure and its partner KDC Solar today announced that the 23.5-megawatt solar project built and operated by KDC Solar is complete and the World’s Ultimate Thrill Park is now almost... Read more →


Lorna Luft to Host Judy Garland at Carnegie Hall Concert at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park

Featuring Four Broadway Divas & 40-Piece Orchestra Asbury Park, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 2019) -- In honor of the fiftieth anniversary of Judy Garland’s death, the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, in collaboration with the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, presents Judy Garland at Carnegie Hall, on Sunday, June 23rd at 7PM. The... Read more →


Ribbon Cutting and Blessing of 44 Garden Plots at new Community Garden Saturday

BENSALEM, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 14, 2019)Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CSS) along with Saint Charles Borromeo Parish in Bensalem (Bucks County), and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) will welcome community partners and supporters at a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new 10,000-square-foot community garden at Our Lady of... Read more →


Teachers Union Demonstrates in Bellmawr; Schools Closing? How Much Do Teachers Make?

photo credit (CNBNewsnet) UPDATED/CORRECTED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Members of the New Jersey Teachers Union were demonstrating this past weekend at the Route 42 overpass on Creek Road, Bellmawr. Some of the signs they were carrying read: Hurting the Middle Class Hurts Everyone Say No to Swindler Sweeney... Read more →


South Jersey Residents Inducted into Academic Honor Society at Rutgers–Camden

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 13, 2019)---- One hundred and nine area residents, all undergraduate students in the Rutgers–Camden College of Arts and Sciences, have been inducted into the Athenaeum Honor Society. Membership in Athenaeum is limited to juniors maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of no less than 3.70 (out... Read more →


NASCAR Coming to Mars Essex Horse Trials Country Weekend!

Far Hills, New Jersey - (Gloucestercitynews.net)--June 13, 2019 - NASCAR is racing to the MARS Essex Horse Trials Country Weekend! The MARS No. 18 M&M'S® Toyota will be featured on Saturday at the Horse & Horsepower Car Show during the event that runs, June 21-23, at historic Moorland Farm in... Read more →


Lower Township Police Receives Donations for Narcan

LOWER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 13, 2019)--The Lower Township Police Department recently received donations for Narcan (naloxone) from The CURE ministry of the Lighthouse Church in Burleigh and the Greg DiAntonio Memorial Foundation of Wildwood. The Lower Township Police Department applauds the generous contributions of these two organizations. It has been... Read more →


*The Admiral's Tavern Now Open

Fridays and Saturdays through the end of September PHILADELPHIA PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Kick back on summer nights with stunning views of the Ben Franklin Bridge and a cold drink in hand, all while aboard the oldest steel warship afloat in the world. The Admiral's Tavern beer garden (21+) is popping up again... Read more →


Father Sullivan Golf Tournament at Pitman Golf Club, Monday, June 17

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The 23rd Annual Father Sullivan Golf Tournament will be held at the Pitman Golf Club on Monday, June 17th. Registration will begin at 12 noon. A putting contest will precede the 1:30 shotgun start. This golf tournament is named for Rev. John Sullivan who spent over twenty... Read more →


*Paddle Penn's Landing Basin

Now to September, 2019 PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Paddle your way around the Penn's Landing basin in a kayak, rowboat, swan or dragon for the perfect outdoor recreational activity. We're excited to announce that a flamingo and yellow duck (both four-seaters) are joining our fleet this season! Located near Spruce Street Harbor... Read more →


Community Environmental Project in Delaware Receives $158,728 in Funding

DOVER (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 13, 2019) – Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn M. Garvin announced today the awarding of the 2019 Community Environmental Project Fund (CEPF) grant awards to nine Delaware Gloucester City News blog files non-profit organizations totaling $158,728 in funding. The CEPF – administered through the... Read more →


Drive FORE! A Good Cause

Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice to Host Annual Golf Tournament on June 24 Marlton, NJ – Drive “FORE! A Good Cause,” the Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Annual Golf Tournament, presented by The Richardson Family Dealerships, will take place on Monday, June 24. The 18-hole scramble- format tournament, held at Little Mill... Read more →


Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $45,000,000

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(June 13, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $45 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that in the Tuesday, June 11th drawing, eight players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket... Read more →


Get them moving before kindergarten:

Researchers find physical activity in preschool years can affect future heart health Newswise — Physical activity in early childhood may have an impact on cardiovascular health later in life, according to new research from McMaster University, where scientists followed the activity levels of hundreds of preschoolers over a period of... Read more →


US Penitentiary Canaan Inmate Charged With Assault And Possession Of Contraband

SCRANTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)- The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Turhan Jessamy, age 30, an inmate at the United States Penitentiary Canaan (USP Canaan), was indicted by a federal grand jury on June 4, 2019, for assault and possession of a weapon. According to United... Read more →


One-Year, One Millionaire and much more At Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 12, 2019) – On June 28, 2019, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is excited to kick off their anniversary weekend celebrating their first year with a parade, spectacular shows and the launch of the summer’s biggest promotion, where one winner will receive one million... Read more →


Sewell Native Awarded Academic Achievement Award at Commencement Ceremony

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 12, 2019)--Sewell resident Gabrielle DiEmma ’19, who earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with minors in both French and Psychology from Arcadia University, was awarded the Ira R. Kraybill Award for Full-Time Study at the University’s Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony on May 17. The Kraybill Award for Full-Time Study... Read more →


Registration still open for the Indian River Marina‘Kids Catch-All’ fishing tournament

REHOBOTH BEACH (Gloucestercitynews.net)-June 11, 2019) – The Indian River Marina, owned and operated by DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation, is still accepting registrations for the 5th annual “Kids Catch-All” fishing tournament Friday, June 21 – Sunday, June 23 at the marina. Children and teenagers aged 3-18 are invited to... Read more →


One Atlantic and One Monmouth County Tickets Split $253,446 Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot

TRENTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(June 12, 2019) – Two lucky tickets matched all five numbers drawn splitting the $253,446 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Tuesday, June 11th drawing. Each ticket is worth $126,726. The winning numbers were: 01, 11, 12, 14 and 31 and the XTRA number was: 02. Those tickets were... Read more →


Creativity CoLaboratory Charter School Ready to Open in September 

(Elmer, NJ – June 10, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)-- Creativity CoLaboratory Charter School at Appel Farm (C3) is steaming ahead to welcome students into New Jersey’s first arts integrated middle school for this fall. Founder, Cori Solomon, and the Board are thrilled to announce that Lori Vilary, J.D., has been hired as the... Read more →


Private Boaters Arriving to the U.S. in PA, Southern NJ or Delaware Must Report their Arrival

CBP Reminder PHILADELPHIA (Gloucestercitynews.net)-– Temperatures are rising with summer quickly approaching and with that Customs and Border Protection (CBP) anticipates rising numbers of private vessels arriving to Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware from Canada, Bermuda and the Caribbean. CBP reminds vessel masters of federal reporting requirements and introduces a new... Read more →


New Jersey: Assembly Judiciary Committee Begins Next Wave of Gun Control

Source NRA-ILA Nobody ever accused New Jersey of lacking gun laws, and yet, lawmakers in Trenton can’t seem to accomplish anything except pass gun bills. Despite passing a magazine ban and several other bills last year, New Jersey gun banners are back at it again. On Thursday, June 13, the... Read more →