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*Saint Augustine Parish Gala June 1

PHILADELPHIA, PA (gloucestercitynews.net)--Saint Augustine Parish will hold a premier Gala in support of its Capital Campaign seeking to raise funds for preservation of its historic church building. Jay Wright, Villanova Men’s Basketball Head Coach, will serve as the keynote speaker and Jim Murray, former Eagles General Manager, will be the... Read more →

Happenings /Events in Philadelphia

Zumba Dance for Peace - Saturday, June 1 PHILADELPHIA, PA (gloucestercitynews.net)--Zumba® Dance for Peace is an expression of unity and togetherness celebrated throughout the City of Brotherly Love. On Saturday, June 1 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m., hundreds of Philadelphians will gather at Dilworth Park to become a part... Read more →

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 →

Austin’s 2019 Female Vocalist of the Year Coming to Elmer, NJ

“Her voice stops you in your tracks.” — NPR Makes Elmer Debut June 01 Austin’s Latin pop sensation brings sounds of the Americas to Appel Farm Arts & Music Festival on Saturday, June 01, 2019 (ELMER, NJ – May 18, 2019) — Appel Farm & Arts Music Festival proudly presents... Read more →

CBP Offers Tips for Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore Travelers

during Busy Memorial Day Holiday Travel May 21, 2019 BALTIMORE – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) offers five travel tips for travelers returning from overseas trips to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) during the busy Memorial Day holiday.... Read more →

Philly Celebrates 40 Years Of Black Music Month

Born-in-Philly Event Includes The Roots Picnic, Odunde, Live Jazz & WDAS Summer Block Party African American Music Appreciation Month turns 40 this June, and Philadelphia, the place where Black Music Month began, will honor the occasion with live sounds and spectacular festivals. The month starts with the annual Roots Picnic,... Read more →

Bet and a Burgerat Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City’s Sportsbook

Atlantic City, N.J. (May 16, 2019) – Where else in Atlantic City can you go to place a bet and get a burger? At the new Sportsbook in Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. The innovative Sportsbook has upped the ante with a new promotion called “Bet and a... Read more →

How to Choose a Conference Call Service

Conference call services are more than just an option to add more convenience to modern businesses – they are an integral part of business operations and make a business more efficient and productive. They can, however, be overlooked by a business. In this day and age, businesses require remote access... Read more →

*Father Sullivan Golf Tournament June 17

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (gloucestercitynews.net)--The 23rd Annual Father Sullivan Golf Tournament will be held at the Pitman Golf Club on Monday, June 17th. Registration will begin at 12 noon. A putting contest will precede the 1:30 shotgun start. This golf tournament is named for Rev. John Sullivan who spent over twenty... Read more →

Silver Diner Hosts Memorial Day Breakfast Show

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Buckle up, start your engines and drive down to Silver Diner for the 8th Annual Memorial Day Breakfast Car Show on Monday, May 27 from 8 a.m. to noon, rain or shine. Silver Diner is Located at 2131 Route 38 in Cherry Hill. Silver Diner and... Read more →

Plants of the Pine Barrens Ecosystem

The Pine Barrens is home to many plants that are considered threatened or endangered because of their rarity in the state, the nation or the world. First, some numbers. The Pine Barrens is home to 8 species of gymnosperms (plants like the pine trees that do not produce true flowers),... Read more →

ComedySportz Philly Hosts World Championship

ComedySportz Teams from Around the World come to Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, PA (May 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)-- - CSz Philly will host the annual ComedySportz World Championship in Philadelphia this summer. This July, 30 teams from around the United States and United Kingdom will come to Philadelphia for a week of workshops and a... Read more →

Patcong Creek Cleanup Set for May 19

A clean-up at Patcong Creek will take place May 19. (Courtesy Patcong Creek Foundation) (LINWOOD, NJ)(gloucestercitynews.net)(May 16, 2019)--Here is chance to help the community and have a lot of fun. The 14th annual Patcong Creek Cleanup is planned for Sunday, May 19 starting at 9:30 a.m. The clean-up, hosted by... Read more →

One Lucky Cash 5 Ticket Wins $353,354 Jackpot in Essex County

TRENTON (May 15, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $353,354 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Tuesday, May 14th drawing. The winning numbers were: 12, 13, 17, 23 and 29 and the XTRA number was: 04. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket... Read more →


Online sports betting continues to drive handle and interest in online casinos, according to PlayNJ.com (ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — The Final Four, the first full month of professional baseball, and the beginning of the NBA and NHL playoffs all helped push New Jersey online and retail sportsbooks to a strong... Read more →

Delaware's ‘Take a Kid Fishing!’ program dates

DOVER (May 2019) – Do you know a child or young teen who might enjoy learning about fishing and delight in having the opportunity to catch a fish? DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife invites budding anglers age 6 through 15 to come out and learn to fish with a... Read more →

Piano Player Raising Money to Pay for Wife's Cancer Treatment

Richie Levoi UPDATED: PHILADELPHIA, PA--Richie Levoi, a local piano player and singer is raising money to help his wife who has stage 4 breast cancer. He is performing a Billy Joel tribute show at Jolly's Bar in Philadelphia in May where he will also advertise local business owners who sponsor... Read more →

Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival May 18

SLAUGHTER BEACH (May 10, 2019) – The DuPont Nature Center at Mispillion Harbor Reserve, a DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facility, will host its 10th annual Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 18, to celebrate the spring arrival of spawning horseshoe crabs... Read more →

Beach Concerts in Somers Point

Get ready for an array of summer concerts in Somers Point. (Photo courtesy Suasion) Somers Point celebrates summertime with its 27th Annual AtlantiCare Concerts on the beach starting Friday, June 21. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue starting at 7 p.m. and are free to... Read more →

Becuna’s 75th Birthday Bash

Memorial Day Weekend Dust off your party hats and noisemakers, it’s time to celebrate Submarine Becuna’s 75th birthday all Memorial Day Weekend long! Help Independence Seaport Museum make sure “Becky” has the best birthday yet by visiting the Museum to sign a birthday card, have some birthday cake (what’s a... Read more →

*A Night Under the Stars at SJ Arts & Music Fest June 1 & 2,

A Night Under the Stars at South Jersey Arts & Music Fest on June 1 & 2, 2019. Nate and Marnie to perform at Music Festival (Elmer, NJ – May 10, 2019) Guests at South jersey Arts & Music Fest can camp out under the stars or rent a private... Read more →

PICK-6 WITH XTRA Jackpot Rolls to $2.3 Million for May 13th Drawing

$2.3 MILLION REASONS TO PLAY TRENTON (May 10, 2019) – Pick-6’s jackpot has rolled to $2.3 million! May 9th’s drawing produced seven winners of $3,134 all of whom matched five out of six white balls drawn. Two of those tickets were purchased with XTRA, multiplying the prize to $6,268. Acting... Read more →