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Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Raises $1M to Fight Breast, Gynecologic Cancer 

The Cooper Foundation’s 10th Annual Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch last month raised a record-breaking $1 MILLION for breast and gynecologic cancer research and clinical programs at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. More than... Read more →

Rams Head Baseball Coach Announces Resignation; Cites Business Promotion for the Decision

GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (Nov. 18, 2019)--Gloucester Catholic head baseball coach Adam Tussey met with players on Friday to tell them he was resigning from the post. Tussey told members of the team he is stepping... Read more →

Voorhees Ballet presents The Nutcracker

Friday December 13th at 7am Saturday December 14th at 5pm Sunday December 15th at 2pm Please visit www.vbtnj.com/tickets for ticket information and pricing For their 32nd season, Voorhees Ballet Theatre performs a holiday classic, ‘The... Read more →

Understanding Religion vs. Spirituality

Gloucestercitynews.net (Nov. 18, 2019)--Religion and spirituality often go hand in hand, but a lot of people are often unsure regarding the individual meaning of both of these concepts. A person who is not religious may,... Read more →


The Gloucester City Board of Health and St. Mary’s Substance Use committee will offer free Narcan training free Narcan training Wednesday, November 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the Gloucester Heights Fire Hall on Nicholson. All... Read more →

Attention: Gloucester Catholic Alumni

Dear Gloucester Catholic Alumni: My name is Rob Langi, class of 2002 and I will be editing future editions of Ramblings for the Gloucester Catholic community. Here are some of the different categories of News... Read more →

Gloucester Catholic Friends/Alumni to Be Honored Nov. 24

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ -- Alumni and friends of Gloucester Catholic High School will be honored on Sunday, November 24, during the annual Communion Breakfast. The Alumni Association is pleased to announce the following award winners... Read more →

Media to help people Discover Catholic Schools

November 2019 Science teacher Patty Barse was asked to talk about how she is able to do more with her middle school students. Here she is with some of her eighth graders, getting ready for... Read more →

Lech Wałęsa Speaks at Oakland University in Rochester Hills, Michigan

By Raymond Rolak | CNBNews Rochester, MI (Nov. 16, 2019)-- Former Nobel Peace Prize awardee and Republic of Poland president Lech Wałęsa was the keynote speaker at Oakland University last Friday, as the guest of... Read more →


Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a victory in Wisconsin that atheists are deploring: By a vote of 64-30, the Wisconsin Assembly has voted to call the Christmas tree in the state Capitol rotunda... Read more →

All Surgeries for Frail Patients are Risky Study Finds

Newswise — Even a minor surgery such as a laparoscopic gallbladder removal can prove to be a high-risk and even fatal procedure for frail patients, according to new research published in JAMA Surgery. A team... Read more →

*Public Invited to Attend Epiphany Church Thanksgiving Dinner

Photo of last year's Thanksgiving Diner at Epiphany Church CNBNewsnet (Gloucester City, NJ)(November 13, 2019)--The Epiphany Church, Monmouth and Sussex Streets, is holding its second annual “Friendsgiving” dinner on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 26. "Last... Read more →

Cpl. Marc Ryan 5K Run/Walk Parking Restrictions/Road Closures

(CNBNewsnet)--GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (November 12, 2019)--The Gloucester City Police released the following statement regarding the upcoming Cpl. Marc Ryan event. On Saturday, November 16th. the following parking restrictions will be enforced between 5:30 am and... Read more →

Gloucester City & Mays Landing Residents win Tickets to Adam Birnbaum Trio Concert

(SEWELL, NJ – November 6, 2019) – Bill and Gale Wills of Gloucester City, NJ and Sharon Tudor of Mays Landing, NJ enjoyed renowned New York City jazz pianist and composer Adam Birnbaum and his... Read more →


PHILADELPHIA PA--Group X and the Philadelphia Navy Yard announce its latest public art installation, Tape Philadelphia: Enter the Cocoon (#NavyYardCocoon), an interactive tape sculpture created by experimental European arts collective Numen/For Use. This temporary experience... Read more →

On a Winter’s Night: 25th Anniversary Concert

Presented by the Camden County Board of Freeholders in association with BRE and the Borough of Collingswood, the Scottish Rite Auditorium welcomes On A Winter’s Night for their 25th Anniversary Concert featuring Christine Lavin, John... Read more →

Gloucester City's First Baptist Church Receives 10 Trees from NJ Tree Foundation

(CNBNewsnet)(Gloucester City, NJ) (November 11, 2019)-Saturday, November 9, the NJ Tree Foundation planted ten trees at the First Baptist Church and neighboring apartments on Monmouth Street in Gloucester City. Twenty-two volunteers came out to help... Read more →

Notice of Construction on Ingrams Thorofare Bridge on Avalon Boulevard

The following information was provided to Avalon by the Office of the Cape May County Engineer regarding construction work coming to Ingrams Thorofare Bridge, the “high span” bridge on Avalon Boulevard in Middle Township, just... Read more →

Philadelphia's Fall Leaf Recycling Season is Here

PHILADELPHIA PA--The City’s annual leaf recycling program is provided by the Streets Department. Recycling leaves reduces the amount of materials that reach the waste stream and saves landfill space. Mechanical collection and bagged drop-off services... Read more →

What is International Baccalaureate?

Gail Robinson/ GreatSchools.org Standing in front of the room, the speaker veers back and forth between two disparate works of literature: Shakespeare’s Macbeth and Ken Kesey’s 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. In... Read more →

GTPD Citizens Police Academy Begins January 2020- Sign Up Today!

The Gloucester Township Police Department in a continuing effort to foster an even better police community partnership would like to invite any Gloucester Township resident 16 years of age or older to attend the Citizens... Read more →

Guest Opinion: Georgetown's Pitiful Conference On Abuse

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a report released this week on a conference on clergy sexual abuse: On June 14-15, over 50 persons, most of whom were Catholic, assembled at Georgetown University for... Read more →

Enhanced 2020 Veterans Program Announced At Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

Enhanced 2020 Veterans Program Announced At Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (November 7, 2019) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City announced today an enhanced 2020 Veterans Cardholder Program... Read more →


1,700 STUDENTS AND TEACHERS ATTENDED PERFORMANCE AT THE FORREST THEATRE PHILADELPHIA PA--The innovative educational program that debuted at HAMILTON on Broadway continued in Philadelphia on Thursday, November 7 when over 1,700 students and teachers from... Read more →

Minalex custom aluminum extrusions form the structure of the DeepLight

Whitehouse Station, NJ—(November 2019) Minalex was called in to help DeepLight Labs with its signature showstopper product, “The DeepLight,” a programmable art installation piece comprised of two-way mirrors and hundreds of LED lights housed in... Read more →

Area Authorities Conduct Emergency Preparedness Exercise

PATCO, in conjunction with DRPA Public Safety, local police, EMS and fire departments, conducted an emergency preparedness exercise on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at the Ashland Station in Voorhees, New Jersey. The exercise, which involved... Read more →


GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ --The Gloucester City High School Class of 1965 will be holding their 55th year reunion at The Kove in Audubon, NJ on Saturday, April 25, 2020. Tickets are $50 per person for... Read more →

Two Gloucester County Emergency Medical Service staff members nominated for EMT of the Year

(Sewell, NJ) – Two of Gloucester County Emergency Medical Service (GCEMS) EMT's, Amanda McCorriston and Rich Repas, have been nominated for the New Jersey EMT of the year award announced Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert... Read more →

Pennsylvania Republicans: Don't forget to Vote Tomorrow

Set a calendar reminder! Leave a note on your refrigerator! Tie a string around your finger! However you remember important things in life, do that TODAY to remind yourself to vote tomorrow! Superior Court Candidates... Read more →

Moby-Dick Marathon Reading, Maritime Carving and More This Month at ISM

"Call me Ishmael..." Climb aboard the Pequod (aka Schooner Diligence) this coming weekend with ISM and The Rosenbach for our second annual Moby-Dick Marathon Reading! Join us as we read Herman Melville's entire novel over... Read more →