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Scott MacLennan, of Haddonfield, Dies Suddenly; GCHS and Maryland University Alumnus

Haddonfield - On July 10, 2019, Scott MacLennan, age 69, passed away suddenly at home. He was the son of the late William and Min MacLennan of Gloucester City. Scott worked for many years for the former MacLennan's Gas Station and Auto Repair, at Broadway and Market Streets, Gloucester City... Read more →

*Master Gardeners Offering Free Soil PH Testing

(Collingswood, NJ)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Master Gardeners of Camden County are offering soil pH testing for just $1 at the Collingswood Farmers Market on Saturday, August 10 – 8:00am-11:30pm. Soil pH can affect plant growth. It can affect how green your lawn is, or how much your flowers and vegetables produce. Participants must bring... Read more →

Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': Friends Like Mine (Life on the Fringe)

Dawn Watson/CNB News Contributor *Living rough the way I do is not a unique experience. Even in the Land of Opportunity, thousands of people are living on the fringe of society. It’s a humbling, sweltering, freezing, filthy, hungry experience. However, it can have its humorous moments. Take, for example, a... Read more →

A History of Camden County

By Gail Greenberg Visit the Camden County Historical Society Web Site to learn more… “Let it be remembered,” wrote Thomas Sharp in 1718, “That upon the nineteenth day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand six hundred and eighty-one, Mark Newby, William Bates, Thomas Thackara, George Goldsmith... Read more →

Reasons Why You Need a Loan on Your Car

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 13, 2019)--It’s not easy looking for instant money when you need it. You have to apply for a loan and wait until a creditor approves the application. In many instances, your application could even end up getting denied. It’s due to the strict loan requirements, especially in regards to... Read more →

Donna J. Barcklow, Age 62, of Gloucester City; Brooklawn Fire Dept. Ladies Aux. Member

(Gloucester City, NJ)(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 12, 2019)--On July 9, 2019. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Seymour and Evelyn (Ziegenfuss) Darrow. She is survived by her loving husband, David P. Barcklow, Sr.; beloved children, Derrick (Vicky), Desiree (Amanda); grandchildren, David P. III, Riley, Michael, Devyn, Olivia and Ethan;... Read more →

I-295 northbound lane and ramp closures tonight to repave roadway

Exit ramps to and from Route 168 closed and detoured (Trenton)(Gloucestercitynews.net) - New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced I-295 northbound will have lane and ramp closures tonight for repaving on I-295 northbound as the Direct Connection project advances in Camden and Gloucester counties. Beginning at 10 p.m.,... Read more →

South Jersey Gas to Close Warwick Road Monday and Tuesday

CNBNews graphic files (Lindenwold, NJ) (Gloucestercitynews.net)--– Freeholder Susan Shin Angulo, liaison to the Camden County Department of Public Works, has been notified by South Jersey Gas that crews will be milling and paving Warwick Road in Lawnside and Magnolia on Monday, July 15, and Tuesday, July 16. A stretch of... Read more →

GreatSchools.org: Six Dangerous Teen Trends

You really don’t want to know about these dumb and dangerous things some teens are doing — but you should. by: GreatSchools Staff | The Tide pod challenge It started as a spoof and then went viral in one of the most baffling social media trends of 2017: teens posting... Read more →


BENEFITING CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH AT UNION TRUST ON AUGUST 1 Philadelphia, PA (July 11, 2019) - The Jason Thompson Foundation announces guest of honor, Darrell Rogers Jr. to attend the Summer Soiree benefiting cardiovascular health at Union Trust on August 1. Darrell Rogers Jr. is a local student athlete who collapsed... Read more →

Brooklawn's Police Chief Graduates from Mid-Atlantic Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar

;PRINCETON, NJ (July 12, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Brooklawn Police Chief Shamus Ellis (above, right)graduated from the Mid-Atlantic Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar (MALEEDS) on June 14, 2019, in Princeton, New Jersey. The 27th session of MALEEDS consisted of 60 men and women from law enforcement agencies in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.... Read more →

New PATCO Schedule Takes Effect Saturday

A new PATCO schedule will go in effect on Saturday, July 13 with departure time adjustments to weekday service between 5 a.m.-7 a.m. and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Departures during owl service, AM westbound rush and PM rush hours will remain the same. On weekends, Saturday departure times are adjusted to... Read more →

27-Year-Old Zaire Walls Murdered in Camden City

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 11, 2019)Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a homicide that occurred in the city on July 11, 2019. Gloucester City News blog files At approximately 12:20 a.m. Camden County Police responded to reports of a man who was... Read more →

Jefferson Health in NJ Offers New, More Comfortable 3D Digital Mammography

Jefferson Health’s Outpatient Medical Imaging Center, located at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township, now offers a more comfortable mammography system, GE Healthcare’s Senographe Pristina™ with next-generation 3D digital mammography technology. This state-of-the-art system offers patients a faster and quieter exam, with greater comfort and less pain during... Read more →

Joan M. Catando, of Cherry Hill; Sears Employee for over 25 Years

Cherry Hill – On July 6, 2019, (nee Myers) Age 85. Beloved wife of 62 years to the late Frank J. Catando. In the loving and devoted care of her children: Ken (Mary), Holly (Sam) Cass, Susan, Steven (Partner JoAnn) and Lauren (George) Suleta. Dear Mother-In-Law of Barbaralynn. Predeceased by... Read more →

In e-mail, Murphy advisor implies political retaliation in hospital budget cuts

“No pain, no gain,” says DeMicco in response to press release criticizing Cooper funding freeze By David Wildstein, July 10 2019 2:50 pm A four-word e-mail from Gov. Phil Murphy’s political consultant to George Norcross’ spokesman gives legitimacy to claims that a $5 million budget cut to Cooper Health Care... Read more →


COLLINGSWOOD NJ (July 9, 2019--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Collingswood Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying individuals who may have information on a carjacking that occurred on July 6, 2019. Officers from the Collingswood Police Department responded to reports of a carjacking that occurred on the 100 block of Route 30... Read more →

$5,000 Reward Offered for Lost Seeing Eye Puppy

NJ1015.COM Reward now a record-breaking $5,000 for lost Seeing Eye puppy The German Shepherd pup escaped just before her training was to start. The 14-month-old female German shepherd puppy has been missing from Wantage since the morning of June 24. She is nearly full-grown and weighs approximately 50 pounds, according... Read more →

Educating Military Veterans to Become Nurses to Care for Fellow Veterans

For Immediate Release CAMDEN CITY, NJ (July 8, 2019)(Gloucestercitynews.net)-- – Military veterans share unique experiences such as overseas deployments, a demanding lifestyle, and challenges such as health problems or needing to find a new career when they transition to civilian life. A new program at Rutgers University–Camden – funded by... Read more →

Stanford University study shows enhanced growth and progress for Camden students

(Camden City, NJ)(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 8, 2019)-- –A new study from the Stanford University Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) shows significant improvements in math proficiency among Camden students, as well as other gains relative to the state average for certain demographics. The findings reflect what many Camden students and parents... Read more →

Set sail on the newly refurbished Spirit of Philadelphia

The luxurious vessel recently underwent a $1 million refurbishment. PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--If you’ve spent time down by the Delaware River Waterfront, you’ve most likely seen the Spirit of Philadelphia cruising its way down the river. For over 35 years, the massive vessel has provided an incomparable experience and an unbelievable... Read more →