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Bubba’s Beds for Shelter Friends Donates 100 Dog Beds

(Gloucester Township, NJ)(October 11, 2019)-– Through a generous grant from Bubba’s Beds for Shelter Friends, 100 dogs currently awaiting adoption won’t be sleeping on a cement floor tonight. One hundred Kuranda beds, a special type... Read more →


19-Year-Old Willingboro Resident Jonte Rice Fatally Shot

PALMYRA BOROUGH (October 12, 2019)--- Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Palmyra Borough Police Chief Scott Pearlman announced today that a 19-year-old Willingboro man was fatally shot last night at a house party. Police were... Read more →


Indigenous Peoples' Day is October 14th; Check Out What’s Happening at Temple!

10:00 - 3:00: The 1st Annual NAISAT Indigenous Peoples' Day Colloquium* Temple undergraduates will be presenting their work on the mythology and misrepresentation of the Lenape (the indigenous people of the Philadelphia area). Swing by... Read more →


Rutgers-Camden and Rowan U Receive Nearly $900k for Scientific Research

CHERRY HILL, NJ – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) has awarded $898,709 to Rutgers University–Camden and Rowan... Read more →


Investors Bank Donation will Provide Books to Burlington County Library

(Burlington County)(October 10, 2019)--Thanks to a grant from the Investors Bank Foundation for $2,500, the Burlington County Library Systems (BCLS) will be able to purchase more books in support of the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten... Read more →


It's not too late to register for Saturday's Heroes to Hero Run!

Dawn M. Ragan, Executive Director Camden County Hero Scholarship Fund 162 W. White Horse Pike Berlin, NJ 08009 (856)768-9656 www.camdencountyhero.com You don’t have to be a hero to keep a dream alive… Read more →


MVC Facilities will be Closed in Recognition of the Columbus Day Holiday

(TRENTON) – New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) customers are advised that all MVC facilities, including agencies, driver testing sites, and inspection stations, will be closed in recognition of the Columbus Day holiday on Monday,... Read more →


PATCO Shifts to New Schedule on Oct. 12 for Leaf Season

Gloucestercitynews.net (October 5, 2019)--PATCO announced today an enhanced, revised rail schedule to ensure reliable performance during the annual “leaf season.” The schedule adjustment will take effect on Saturday, October 12th and will continue until early-December,... Read more →


GHOST SHIP PHILADELPHIA DATES AND VIEWING HOURS ANNOUNCED

A 3D light and water-based holographic ‘ghost ship’ make its North American debut as the kickoff to the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation’s newest initiative Simulated view of the ghost ship from Race Street Pier in... Read more →


Lampitt Continues Silence On Barclay While Weighing In On Another Race

HADDON HEIGHTS – “Typically I would never consider weighing in on an Assembly race two hours north of my county, but Assemblywoman Pam Lampitt had the audacity to stick her nose in it and I... Read more →


31 Defendants Charged In Takedown Of Two Separate Burlington County Drug Trafficking Gangs

Twenty-eight Arrests Made in Coordinated Takedown by Federal and State Law Enforcement TRENTON, N.J. – Federal criminal charges have been filed against 31 individuals for their roles as members, associates, and suppliers of multiple drug-trafficking... Read more →


Massachusetts Man Receives Prison Time for Possessing Large Quantity of Fentanyl

CNBNewsnet--BURLINGTON CITY, NJ--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 24-year-old Massachusetts man was sentenced today to five years in New Jersey state prison for attempting to transport a significant amount of fentanyl through the... Read more →


New Patient Tower at Jefferson Washington Township Hospital to be named in Honor of Board Member John Silvestri

The Jefferson Health Foundation – New Jersey announced today that the new patient tower under construction at Jefferson Washington Township Hospital will be named in honor of John P. Silvestri and his family, who have... Read more →


Infection Control Officer Dr. Cindy Hou Speaks at 4th Annual Jefferson Sepsis Symposium

Jefferson NJ Infection Control Officer Dr. Cindy Hou recently was among speakers at the 4th Annual Jefferson Sepsis Symposium, held at Thomas Jefferson University. In addition to being on the “Debates in Sepsis” panel discussion,... Read more →


A Mom's Story on the Dangers of Marijuana

BY LORI ROBERSON | MOMS STRONG Shane (photo, right) was my first-born son who grew into a handsome 6’4” young man. He always seemed larger than life and he had a big heart, infectious smile,... Read more →


The National Institute of Drug Abuse Explains the Dangers of Marijuana Usage

Revised September 2019 Photo by NIDA/ source National Institute of Drug Abuse What is marijuana? Marijuana refers to the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds from the Cannabis sativa or Cannabis indicaplant. The plant contains... Read more →


Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival Sept. 29

Live music, child-friendly activities, and fabulous food & drink RED BANK, NJ – (Gloucestercitynews.net) – Red Bank RiverCenter today announced that one of the town’s premier fall events, Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival, will celebrate... Read more →


Drug Dealer Sentenced to 8 Years in State Prison for Causing Death of Mansfield Customer

Gloucestercitynews.net--BURLINGTON CITY--(9-20-19)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Trenton drug dealer was sentenced today in Superior Court to eight years in prison for supplying the heroin that led to a Mansfield resident’s fatal overdose... Read more →


Haddon Township Resident Pleads Guilty to Sexual Relationship with Cherokee HS Student

Gloucestercitynews.net--HADDON TOWNSHIP--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 31-year-old Haddon Township man pled guilty today in Superior Court to having sex with a female student while he was employed as a teacher at Cherokee... Read more →


Maple Shade Police Investigating Animal Cruelty Case of a Resident's Poodle

Gloucestercitynews.net--MAPLE SHADE, NJ--(9/19/19 )--Chief Christopher J. Fletcher announced today that The Maple Shade Police Department is investigating an animal cruelty case in the death of “Toby”, a poodle that was the beloved companion of the... Read more →


Jefferson Health’s Wound Care Center in Washington Township Recognized with National Award for Excellence in Wound Healing

Physicians, leaders and clinicians gathered on September 19th to celebrate the Robert A. Warriner III, M.D., Center of Excellence award, which was given to our Center for Advanced Wound Care & Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in... Read more →


Deasia Ayres Fatally Shot Today in Willingboro; Shooting Ruled a Homicide

WILLINGBORO - Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Willingboro Township Public Safety Director Kinamo Lomon announced today that a 26-year-old Willingboro woman was fatally shot while sitting inside a parked car on Baldwin Lane in... Read more →


Jefferson Health New Jersey Upcoming Fall and Winter Wellness Events

Jefferson Health to Host Fitness Classes in Stratford, NJ Jefferson Health offers a wide variety of fitness classes, and this fall, all community members are invited to get fit with basic yoga and resistance training... Read more →


Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital’s Christina Romano Receives Partnership in Philanthropy Award from OIA

Congratulations to Christina Romano, Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital’s Director of Service Excellence and Guest Relations, who recently received the Partnership in Philanthropy Award from Jefferson’s enterprise-wide Office of Institutional Advancement (OIA). The Jefferson Health Foundation... Read more →


Burlington City Man Arrested for Possessing Child Pornography     

Gloucestercitynews.net--(Burlington City,NJ)--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and City of Burlington Police Chief John Fine announced that a 30-year-old City man has been charged with possession of child pornography. Dan Harris, (photo) of the 100 block... Read more →


Terrance J. Matthews Indicted for Murders of Willingboro Grandmother and Grandson  

Gloucestercitynews.net--Willingboro, NJ--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 23-year-old Willingboro man has been indicted for killing his ex-girlfriend’s grandmother and brother inside of their Eastbrook Lane home earlier this year. Terrance J. Matthews, who... Read more →


February Shooting in Willingboro Leads to Murder Indictment

Gloucestercitynews.net--WILLINGBORO, NJ--Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 23-year-old Willingboro resident has been indicted for fatally shooting a man who was sitting inside a parked vehicle earlier this year on Millbrook Drive. Terrance J.... Read more →