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Putting Together Summer Plans? Consider These Theme Parks, Bus Tours, and Sports Tournaments Within Day Trip Distance

Photo Bill Price III / CC BY 3.0 CAPTION: The Boardwalk in Ocean City, MD Memorial Day weekend is fast approaching, bringing with it the unofficial start to summer. For many of us this is also the time of year when we round out our summer calendars with vacations, activities,... Read more →


Moorestown Police Alert: Potential Severe Weather Thursday PM

MOORESTOWN, NJ--(gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2019)--The National Weather Service is forecasting the potential for severe weather Thursday afternoon & evening. Thunderstorms, some of them strong to severe, will impact the area Thursday afternoon and evening. Some of these storms will likely be capable of producing damaging wind gusts, leading to scattered downed... Read more →


Camden County GOP Chairman On Murphy-Norcross Fight

28 years of voting for machine Democrats are to blame CHERRY HILL – Saying, “While it’s been fun to sit back and watch two heavyweight Democrats publicly tear each other apart, I can no longer remain silent” Camden County Republican Chairman Rich Ambrosino weighed in on the Democratic Party civil... Read more →


GCHS at Bishop Eustace Prep; RAMS WIN, 15-8

UPDATED PENNSAUKEN, NJ (May 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester Catholic improved their record today to 16-5 with a 15-8 win over Bishop Eustace Prep. Rams Tyler Parks , a junior started the game on the mound and junior Jack Stewart got the save. Gloucester Catholic's Jack McNellis, hit a two-run homer. In the... Read more →


Cooper Honors Advanced Practice Nurse With “Military Employee of the Year” Award

(Camden, NJ) Cooper University Health Care presented the 2019 Cooper Military Employee of the Year Award to advanced practice nurse Ella Hawk, a member of the hospital’s cardiothoracic surgery team. The celebratory event, honoring Cooper employees who are veterans and/or active military, was held on May 21, 2019. The Cooper... Read more →


Camden City Celebrates Opening of New Turf Field

at KIPP Cooper Norcross Lanning Square Campus Camden City, N.J. (gloucestercitynews.net)– Today, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy (KCNA) celebrated the opening of a new turf field at its Lanning Square campus in Camden, New Jersey. Teachers, students, parents, community leaders, and NFL Foundation representatives gathered for a ribbon cutting at the... Read more →


Mosart Lodge Golf Event to Help CC Hero Scholarship Fund

GOLF OUTING BEING HELD TO BENEFIT CAMDEN COUNTY HERO SCHOLARSHIP FUND The Hero Scholarship committee is grateful to the members of the Mozart Lodge #121 for hosting this event and naming us the beneficiary. published gloucestercitynews.net | May 22, 2019 Read more →


DRPA and PATCO Career Opportunities

DRPA and PATCO offers career opportunities for positive and motivated team players who desire to be a part of and contribute to our stewardship mission. We have opening(s) for the following position(s): Planning & Design Manager This position assists the Chief Engineer in the implementation and direction of engineering assignments.... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Murphy Crossing The Rubicon v. Norcross

By Raymond J. Lesniak Raymond J. Lesniak As the father of New Jersey’s Tax Incentives, I was taken aback when Governor Murphy falsely stated tax incentives have squandered $11 billion from the state treasury, but brushed that off as a political pitch to his far left supporters. I was again... Read more →


Joseph’s House begins major expansion project

Joseph’s House of Camden, a homeless shelter, is expanding its facility and increasing its services. Pictured at the construction site are executive director James Wynn, Axis job superintendent Dan Barges and board member John Klein. CAMDEN CITY, NJ (MAY 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)-Joseph’s House of Camden, a South Jersey-based homeless shelter committed... Read more →


*New Jersey Beer Festival June 22

Battleship New Jersey (courtesy of R. OBRIEN) CAMDEN CITY, NJ--Cheers to New Jersey beer! The Battleship New Jersey will host the annual New Jersey Beer Festival on Saturday, June 22nd. Adults can sample craft beers from breweries throughout the Garden State. The general session will run from 1 pm to... Read more →


Brooklawn Police Warn Residents of Active Scam in the Community

gloucestercitynews graphic files BROOKLAWN, NJ (May 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Brooklawn Police Chief Shamus Ellis issued the following warning today to residents about a scam that has taken place in the community. It has been brought to the attention of the Brooklawn Police Dept., that scammers have been in the area of Brooklawn.... Read more →


Camden County PD taking part in Click It or Ticket campaign

(Camden City, NJ) – Camden County Police Department officers are joining with police from around the country to crack down on unbuckled drivers and passengers as part of the national “Click It or Ticket” campaign. Running from May 20 through June 2, the annual “Click It or Ticket” national mobilization... Read more →


Reward Offered for Info Leading to the Arrest of Person(s) Responsible for Murder of Gloucester City Man

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--(MAY 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office is offering a $3000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for the homicide of Ryan Reven. Ryan Reven, 42, Gloucester City, was physically assaulted on January 19, 2019 in the area of 6th and... Read more →


Gloucester High School Distinguished Alumnus to be Honored Wednesday Night

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 21, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester High School will hold their annual “Academic Awards Night” on Wednesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. and will induct the following alumni into branches of their Academic Achievement Hall of Fame: Distinguished Alumnus Distinguished alumni who exemplify the school's motto of Partnership, Performance, and... Read more →


Register Now: National Cancer Survivors Day Celebration Set for June 2nd at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township

Celebrate life with cancer survivors and their families on National Cancer Survivors Day — Sunday, June 2 —from noon to 3 p.m. at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township (900 Medical Center Drive, Sewell, NJ). People diagnosed with and surviving cancer, along with their friends and family, are... Read more →


Jefferson Health in New Jersey Adds New Vision™ Medical Stabilization Service for Patients Battling Addiction

Jefferson Stratford Hospital is now offering services to help people overcome withdrawal symptoms from drug and alcohol addictions through New Vision™ medical stabilization service. The New Vision service serves adults with a medically supervised hospital stay for inpatient stabilization, which usually lasts three days. The inpatient stay includes pre-screening, assessment,... Read more →


HS Seniors Face Realities of Drinking/Driving with Mock Crash

Rancocas Valley Regional High School Presented Powerful Pre-Prom Program 
Using Students and Area First Responders as Actors Mount Holly, N.J. (May 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net) – A car is upside down in the street, and a teenaged girl is lying beside it. Another car sits in front of the first car, a teenaged... Read more →


Two Shot Saturday in Camden City, One Dead

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (May 20, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson reported a shooting that occurred in the city on May 19, 2019, that left one dead and one injured. CNBNews graphic files Camden County Police responded to reports of a shooting that... Read more →


The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade

Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital and Jefferson Stratford Hospital have been awarded ‘A’s’ in the The Leapfrog Group’s Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade. Also, Jefferson Washington Township Hospital received a high ‘B’ grade in the report. Congrats to all! The designations recognize hospitals’ efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing... Read more →


Jefferson Health in New Jersey Receives Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence Award™

Jefferson Health’s three New Jersey hospitals have been awarded the 2019 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM. This distinction places Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital, Jefferson Stratford Hospital, and Jefferson Washington Township Hospital among the top 5% of all short-term acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data, as evaluated by Healthgrades, the... Read more →