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Maple Shade "NO KNOCK"-"NO SOLICITATION" -Door Stickers are still available

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Attention Maple Shade Residents. "NO KNOCK"-"NO SOLICITATION" - Door Stickers are still available! It will continue to be an ongoing program. Come to the MSPD Records Bureau window Monday to Friday 8AM to 4PM or ask any MSPD Officer that you see for one at anytime. The Maple Shade Police Department acknowledges that uninvited door to door sales persons are... Read more →


Megan’s Law Sex Offender Indicted for Failing to Report Address to Police

MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (August 15, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a registered sex offender whose last known address was in Maple Shade has been indicted for failing to inform police where he is presently residing. Rashawn L. Davis, 22, (photo) whose present address is not known to police, was indicted on one count of failure to register as... Read more →


28-Year-Old Mount Laurel Resident Arrested for Possessing Child Porn

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (August 15, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Mount Laurel Police Chief Stephen Riedener announced that a 28-year-old township man was charged this morning with possessing child pornography. Robert J. Dwyer, of Hollowell Way, was charged with one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Third Degree). The investigation began earlier this year after the BCPO... Read more →


Elizabeth Man Pleads Guilty to Impaired Driving in Crash that Killed his Daughter

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 14, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that an Elizabeth man pled guilty today in Superior Court to driving while impaired and causing the death of his daughter during a crash on Interstate 295 in Mount Laurel late last year. Gloucester City News blog files Under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office, Marcelo Rizzo, 38, will face 10 years... Read more →


Atco Man Pleads Guilty to Possessing Child Pornography

MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 13, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 23-year-old Atco resident pled guilty yesterday to possession of child Gloucester City News blog files pornography. Alex T. DeFrancisco faces eight years in New Jersey state prison under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office. He pled guilty in Superior Court in Mount Holly before Judge Terrence R.... Read more →


NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney's PathToProgress NJ.org

People across the state have been making the case for the Path to Progress reforms - have you seen it in the news lately? You can learn more about the Path to Progress here. Another reason for N.J. ‘Path to Progress’: School floor hazards Here’s a reminder that among the best provisions in state Senate President Stephen Sweeney’s "Path to... Read more →


Virtua Health & Wellness Center – Camden City honored by statewide group

The New Jersey Business and Industry Association presented the facility with its New Good Neighbor Award Award-winning team: Virtua’s Debra Moran (center), VP of community-based services, displays the New Good Neighbor Award with (from left) Tyler Conley, business development engineer for Turner Construction; Emma Leach, designer for Stantec; Joan Gray, assistant VP of ambulatory services for Virtua Camden; and Carlos... Read more →


Maple Shade PD National Night Out

ONE DAY AWAY ! National Night Out (NNO) Event 2019 Hosted by the Maple Shade Police Chaplain Corp, the Maple Shade Police Chaplain Association, the Maple Shade Police Department, PBA Local #267 and our Community Partners WHEN: Tuesday August 6, 2019 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm (RAIN DATE: Wednesday August 7, 2019 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm) WHERE: Municipal Lot... Read more →


Lumberton Man Sentence to Prison for Armed Robberies

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 31-year-old Lumberton man was sentenced today to 14 years in New Gloucester City News blog files Jersey state prison for robbing a Mount Holly convenience store at gunpoint twice during a three-day period in late 2017. Under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office, Brian J. Bowers pled guilty in May to two... Read more →


Philadelphia Business Journal Seeking a Reporter

SUBMIT YOUR RESUME Philadelphia Business Journal Philadelphia, PA Posted 08/02/2019 Job Description The Philadelphia Business Journal is looking for a reporter who can marry strong traditional journalism skills – source building, sharp news judgment, interviewing prowess, strong analytical and investigative reporting, clear writing, document use – with online and social media know-how. Whatever the platform, this reporter will produce content... Read more →


Your Money: $161 million in FY20 County AidMoney from the Gas Tax Allocated Local Infrastructure

(Trenton) (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 1, 2019)-- – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti today announced the release of $161.25 million in Fiscal Year 2020 County Aid grants to help make infrastructure improvements on the local level. The grants are funded through the New Jersey Transportation Trust Fund (TTF), which is supported by the gas tax. “Providing state funding to... Read more →


Jefferson Health Hospitals Among Nation’s Best According to U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The specialty care provided at Jefferson Health hospitals ranks among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 annual Best Hospitals rankings. In the regional rankings, Jefferson Health New Jersey ranks: 11th in New Jersey 13th in the Philadelphia metro area High Performing in three categories: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Heart Failure, and Knee... Read more →


A Day to Celebrate: ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony for New $165 Million Patient Pavilion at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital

On Tuesday, July 30, Jefferson Health employees, construction workers, Board members and elected officials gathered to sign the final beam for the Cherry Hill Patient Pavilion and watched it soar into the sky at this special event. Among those who offered remarks were: Jefferson Health New Jersey President Joe Devine; NJ State Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney; NJ Assembly Majority... Read more →


Resurfacing of Creek Road in Delran, Mount Laurel and Moorestown will Start August 5

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Resurfacing of a 3.4-mile portion of Creek Road (C.R. 636) in Delran, Mount Laurel and Moorestown Townships is expected to begin on August 5, 2019. The project involves pavement milling and overlay of Creek Road (C.R. 636) from County Route 613 in Delran to Centerton Road in Mount Laurel. The work is expected to take about three weeks to complete.... Read more →


25-Year-Old Maple Shade Man Indicted for Fatal Beating of His Mother 

MAPLE SHADE, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)----Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 25-year-old man has been indicted for causing the death of his mother by beating and kicking her late last year in the Maple Shade apartment where they resided. Brooks Nelson Brooks Nelson, of the 100 block of Great Road, was indicted by a Burlington County Grand Jury on charges... Read more →


News & World Report names Virtua Voorhees and Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes among Best Hospitals

Virtua hospitals in Mount Holly & Willingboro also earn ‘high-performing’ designations in specific specialties Marlton, N.J. — Virtua Voorhees Hospital and Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital have been recognized among the “Best Hospitals” for 2019-2020 by U.S. News & World Report. The publication also lauded Virtua Memorial Hospital and Virtua Willingboro Hospital for their high performance in specific areas.... Read more →


Considerations for the Future of Education, Re-Training and Choosing the Right Career in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order - Kai-Fu Lee Summary and Commentary by Lawrence J. Danks Assistant Professor of Business, Camden County College (Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 31, 2019)--Kai-Fu Lee, a major venture capitalist, appeared on Sixty Minutes in July 2019. He described major changes that will be brought about through the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Any student,... Read more →


Trenton Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty to Causing Death of Mansfield Customer who Overdosed

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 30, 2019)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Trenton drug dealer pled guilty today in Superior Court to causing the death of a customer by supplying the heroin that led to the Mansfield resident’s fatal overdose last summer. Under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office, Darius Beckett, 29, of Academy Street, pled guilty to Strict Liability for Drug-Induced... Read more →


Saporito appointed Executive Director role for South Jersey Port

By AJOT July 26 2019 Camden City, N.J. - Andrew Saporito, a 38-year veteran of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is the new executive director of the South Jersey Port Corporation. “Andy is the consummate professional that we need to lead our jobs-creating mission,” said Richard A. Alaimo, chairman of the SJPC Board of Directors. “He... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Camden’s Renaissance Impacts the Entire State; Keep Building on its Success

By James J. Florio Camden is rising, and I’m proud to say those words with the evidence to back it up. The Rowan University/Rutgers-C­amden joint board of governors has released a detailed economic analysis highlighting the current renaissance occurring in the city. In several key determinants of public health (public safety, neighborhood quality, education and outside investment), Camden has shown... Read more →


New Jefferson Health ENT Practice Opens in Cherry Hill

A new ENT medical practice -- Jefferson Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery – is now open at the Jefferson Cherry Hill Medical Office Building at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital. The practice offers comprehensive ENT, allergy, and audiology care services that include: Allergy testing and therapy Audiology (Diagnostic Testing & Hearing Aids) General ENT care Head & Neck Surgery Laryngology... Read more →


Innovative Digital Platform NeuroFlow Informs Jefferson NJ OB/GYN of Patients’ Mental Wellness Between Visits

Bridging the gap between physical and mental health is becoming more and more important in the modern health care system. This rings especially true for OB/GYN providers, who often treat expectant and new mothers facing a hurdle of mental and emotional challenges. Inspired to further integrate care, Jefferson Health and Philadelphia-based NeuroFlow collaboratively designed a patient-focused, digital health platform. The... Read more →


Man Indicted for March Fatal Shooting of Woman in Car in Willingboro

Defendant had made plans to meet the victim to buy a cell phone (Gloucestercitynews.net)-- Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 21-year-old Willingboro Township man has been indicted for fatally shooting a 21-year-old woman earlier this year while she was sitting in her car in the Millbrook Park section of Willingboro Township. Marvin A. Coleman Jr., of the first... Read more →


1,000 Registered Riders for This Weekend’s SpellBound Century Bicycle Ride

Saturday's 5th Annual Ride is SOLD OUT All proceeds to benefit Mount Holly Township Recreation Department, Rancocas Valley Patriots Youth Football Program & Main Street Mount Holly Mount Holly, NJ – TnT Cycling, a local Burlington County bike club, in partnership with SpellBound Brewing (Mount Holly) and Mount Holly Township will be hosting the 5th Annual SpellBound Century road bike... Read more →