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H1: How Figure Skating Fashion Changed Over Time

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--Figure skating began to be recognized as a sport after they started to make skates out of iron, and not bone. Historic records suggest that it first happened in Holland in 12-14th century AD. Initially, figure skating was a skill contest which required the participants to ‘draw’ various... Read more →


Effective Strategies For Streamlining Your Business

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--Every business owner should regularly look at their operation to determine whether or not there are ways that this could be streamlined. Streamlining the business operation can increase efficiency, reduce stress, free up time and improve the quality of the end product/service. It is easy to assume that... Read more →


How Accurate Are Tarot Card Readings?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--Everyone would love to know what the future holds, right? For those wanting a glimpse into what lies ahead, tarot cards might be able to help. Skeptics and believers alike often have many opinions about the validity of tarot card readers. What about you? Have you ever wondered... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': What'cha Gonna Do?

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor I’ve known quite a few Bad Boys in my life. And they’ve known me. Before you get all judgmental let me explain that there is no hidden meaning to this statement. It’s just that I’m the type of lady that attracts—and is attracted to—all the wrong kind... Read more →


Which Information Technology Career is Right for You?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--If you have a passion for information technology, you’ve got several different options when it comes to choosing a career. Jobs in IT are in high demand, which means there’s going to be plenty of competition. There are currently almost 6 million people employed in the information technology... Read more →


Star Spangled Weekend on the Philadelphia-Camden City Waterfront

Independence Weekend on the Waterfront: wow! July 4th weekend is back and jammed with so many stupendous events, scrumptious eats, and magnificent views, you won’t want to spend your July 4th weekend anywhere else. PHILADELPHIA--Mark your calendars for the FOUR-DAY, Star-Spangled Weekend on the Waterfront, from Friday, June 28 through... Read more →


Local leaders criticize Pennsylvania 'rain tax,' stormwater rules

By Kim Jarrett | The Center SquareJun 20, 2019 Implementing the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s stormwater rules is challenging and expensive, leaders from Pennsylvania’s boroughs, municipalities, townships and counties told lawmakers this week. DEP officials did not attend a joint hearing of the House Local Government and Environmental Resources... Read more →


New Jersey: Legislature Passes Smart Gun Legislation

On Thursday, both chambers of the New Jersey Legislature passed “smart gun” legislation despite this technology being more science fiction than reality. Undaunted by the facts stacked up against yet another horrible gun control idea, anti-gun lawmakers in Trenton couldn’t resist another opportunity to advance their gun ban agenda in... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Trooper Jerry L. Smith Killed in Head-On Collision; Pickup Truck Driver Also Killed

Trooper Jerry L. Smith Nebraska State Patrol, Nebraska End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019 NEBRASKA--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Trooper Jerry Smith, age 51, was killed in a vehicle crash when his patrol car was struck head-on by another vehicle on Highway 26, two miles west of Bridgeport, in Morrill County. An oncoming pickup... Read more →


Officer Down: Corporal Jose Espericueta Killed Attempting to Apprehend Suspect

JOSE "SPEEDY" ESPERICUETA Mission Police Department, Texas End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019 MISSION, TEXAS (June 20, 2019)--Corporal Jose Espericueta was shot and killed as he and other officers attempted to apprehend a subject who had threatened family members. A woman flagged down officers in the area of Stewart... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Tara Christina O'Sullivan Killed at Domestic Disturbance

Police Officer Tara Christina O'Sullivan Sacramento Police Department, California End of Watch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 SACRAMENTO, CALIF (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Police Officer Tara O'Sullivan , age 26, was shot and killed at the scene of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of Redwood Avenue at 6:10 pm. She was standing in... Read more →


Officer Down: Patrol Officer John David Hetland Killed Trying to Stop Armed Robbery

John David Hetland Racine Police Department, Wisconsin End of Watch Monday, June 17, 2019 RACINE, WISCONSIN--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Patrol Officer John Hetland, age 49, was shot and killed while intervening in an armed robbery while off duty at 9:40 pm. He observed the robbery occurring outside of a bar at 1936 Lathrop Avenue... Read more →


Delaware Fish and Wildlife Police Blotter June 10-16

Reminder for the week: Ponds in dog training areas of C&D Canal Conservation Area are closed to fishing and boating DOVER (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 21, 2019) – To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe... Read more →


Philadelphia Union Sign Forward Andrew Wooten

German-American forward signs with Philadelphia following stellar 17-goal campaign for Germany’s SV Sandhausen in 2018-19 CHESTER, Pa. (June 20, 2019) – Philadelphia Union today announced that the club has signed forward Andrew Wooten (pronounced: VOO-ten). Formerly of Germany’s SV Sandhausen, Wooten was signed using Targeted Allocation Money. He will be... Read more →


A Look at Some Excellent Summer Activities You Can Plan for Your Company 

(Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 22, 2019)-Corporate events are a 'dime a dozen' – meaning they can consist of many different forms of events and activities for your staff. They can include everything from conferences to trade shows to seminars and team building affairs, and they can also include a charity ball, a... Read more →


A Royal Guide to Visiting Windsor

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 21, 2019)--The Duke and Duchess of Sussex clearly hold Windsor close to their hearts. Over the last few years, the English town has been the backdrop to their wonderful wedding at St George’s Chapel, and the pair even introduced Queen Elizabeth to their beautiful first child Archie at Windsor... Read more →


Video: Residents Living in South Jersey Communities Feel Philadelphia Refinery Explosions

image courtesy of 6ABC PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 21, 2019)--6ABC reported earlier today that residents in the Philadelphia and South Jersey area were awakened by multiple explosions and a massive fire at a 150-year-old refinery complex that continues to burn. The explosion happened around 4 AM. Residents living in the South... Read more →


welcome the first group of Miss America 2020 candidates! 

New Hampshire We welcomed the first Candidate for Miss America 2020, Sarah Tubbs, in early April. Sarah will work throughout her year to bring awareness to her social impact initiative titled “Choose One: Revolutionize the World" which works with Choose Love International to feed and educate children in Uganda. Sarah... Read more →


Looking for Work? Top 7 Fastest Growing Jobs in New Jersey

Head to New Jersey if you're looking for work. Gloucestercitynews.net (June 21, 2019)--A report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor indicated that the rate of employment in New Jersey rose by 6.8 percent between 2012 and 2018. In May 2018, the rate of unemployment went down by 4.4 percent, an... Read more →


Public Invited to 'Design a Sign to Protect a Dune'

DOVER (June 21, 2019) – DNREC’s Shoreline & Waterway Management Section is holding a “Keep Off the Dunes” signage contest, inviting the public to submit eye- catching and effective original artwork and messaging to remind beachgoers of the importance of protecting Delaware’s vibrant but fragile dune system. Delaware’s Atlantic Ocean... Read more →


Coast Guard air crewman receives 2019 Douglas A. Munro Award for Inspirational Leadership


RELATED: FACE OF DEFENSE ELIZABETH CITY, NC (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 21, 2019)--Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Lee Forsblom, aviation maintenance technician at Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, stands proudly in front of an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter at the air station, June 12, 2019. Forsblom will receive the Douglas A. Munro... Read more →


THE JASON THOMPSON FOUNDATION TO HOST SUMMER SOIREE

BENEFITING AND BRINGING AWARENESS TO CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH AT UNION TRUST ON AUGUST 1 TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW AT THEJASONTHOMPSONFOUNDATION.COM Philadelphia, PA (June 20, 2019) - The Jason Thompson Foundation is set to host the Summer Soiree benefiting and bringing awareness to cardiovascular health at Union Trust on Thursday, August... Read more →