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Comfort Bags Donated to the Gynecologic Oncology Department at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – WT from Mothers Matter

Women who have had surgery or are about to begin chemotherapy or radiation treatments at SKCC – WT will now receive a “comfort bag” donated by Mothers Matter – the Lauren Rose Albert Foundation. These spa-type gift bags include a pillow made by local Girl Scouts and the Mothers Matter volunteers, a journal, lotions, breath mints, nail polish, eyebrow pencils... Read more →

Nancy L. Mulford, of Sewell; Founder of Mulford Studio of Dance Succumbs

Nancy L. Mulford March 24, 1934 - August 10, 2019 Nancy L. Mulford (nee Briggs) of Sewell, NJ died on August 10, 2019 at the age of 85. Nancy was born on March 24,1934 in Camden City, NJ as the second of three daughters born to Merton and Juanita Briggs. She was raised alongside her dear sisters, the late Joan... Read more →

NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney's PathToProgress NJ.org

People across the state have been making the case for the Path to Progress reforms - have you seen it in the news lately? You can learn more about the Path to Progress here. Another reason for N.J. ‘Path to Progress’: School floor hazards Here’s a reminder that among the best provisions in state Senate President Stephen Sweeney’s "Path to... Read more →

Washington Township Man Arrested for Sexual Assault, Endangering the Welfare of a Child

WOODBURY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles Fiore announces that Mekhi Clarke, (DOB 12/14/1995) of Washington Township, NJ, was arrested on August 7, 2019 and charged with 2nd Degree Sexual Assault and 3rd Degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child. This arrest is the result of a cooperative investigation by the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office and the Washington Township Police Department,... Read more →

ACENDA Integrated Health Holds Backpack Drive

To Benefit Children Participating in its Programs and Services Throughout New Jersey Drive runs through Wednesday, August 14 GLASSBORO, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)) – Acenda Integrated Health invites the local community to help send area children back to school with a new backpack filled with awesome school supplies - and a big smile - through itsBackpack Drive which runs through Wednesday, August... Read more →

West Deptford School District Recognized for Dramatic Academic Improvements

Dr. Lamont Repollet, Commissioner of the NJ Department of Education, announced the annual Lighthouse Districts this week. The designation recognizes dramatic academic improvement. The nine districts and two charter schools named have demonstrated measurable progress across diverse groups of learners. were name. The full list is below. One of the nine includes West Deptford School District. The West Deptford school... Read more →

Jefferson Health Hospitals Among Nation’s Best According to U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The specialty care provided at Jefferson Health hospitals ranks among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 annual Best Hospitals rankings. In the regional rankings, Jefferson Health New Jersey ranks: 11th in New Jersey 13th in the Philadelphia metro area High Performing in three categories: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Heart Failure, and Knee... Read more →

A Day to Celebrate: ‘Topping Off’ Ceremony for New $165 Million Patient Pavilion at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital

On Tuesday, July 30, Jefferson Health employees, construction workers, Board members and elected officials gathered to sign the final beam for the Cherry Hill Patient Pavilion and watched it soar into the sky at this special event. Among those who offered remarks were: Jefferson Health New Jersey President Joe Devine; NJ State Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney; NJ Assembly Majority... Read more →

Considerations for the Future of Education, Re-Training and Choosing the Right Career in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order - Kai-Fu Lee Summary and Commentary by Lawrence J. Danks Assistant Professor of Business, Camden County College (Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 31, 2019)--Kai-Fu Lee, a major venture capitalist, appeared on Sixty Minutes in July 2019. He described major changes that will be brought about through the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Any student,... Read more →

Saporito appointed Executive Director role for South Jersey Port

By AJOT July 26 2019 Camden City, N.J. - Andrew Saporito, a 38-year veteran of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is the new executive director of the South Jersey Port Corporation. “Andy is the consummate professional that we need to lead our jobs-creating mission,” said Richard A. Alaimo, chairman of the SJPC Board of Directors. “He... Read more →


WYNTON MARSALIS (image jazz.org) GLASSBORO, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)– Tickets go on sale Monday, August 5 at 12:00 a.m. for the Wynton Marsalis Quintet at Rowan University on November 8, 2019, part of the 19|20 Marie Rader Presenting Series. Tickets can be purchased online at rowan.tix.com. The renowned musician leads his quintet for this intimate evening in Pfleeger Concert Hall on the... Read more →

Eugenio Dalessandro of Woolwich Township Faces Multiple Child Porn Charges

WOODBURY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(July 26, 2019)--Eugenio Dalessandro (DOB 10/12/1968) of Woolwich Township, NJ, was arrested on July 24, 2019 and charged with one count of distribution of child pornography (2nd Degree), one count of possession of child pornography (2nd Degree), one count of making child pornography available for download by a file sharing program (1st Degree), one count of possession with... Read more →

New Jefferson Health ENT Practice Opens in Cherry Hill

A new ENT medical practice -- Jefferson Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery – is now open at the Jefferson Cherry Hill Medical Office Building at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital. The practice offers comprehensive ENT, allergy, and audiology care services that include: Allergy testing and therapy Audiology (Diagnostic Testing & Hearing Aids) General ENT care Head & Neck Surgery Laryngology... Read more →

Innovative Digital Platform NeuroFlow Informs Jefferson NJ OB/GYN of Patients’ Mental Wellness Between Visits

Bridging the gap between physical and mental health is becoming more and more important in the modern health care system. This rings especially true for OB/GYN providers, who often treat expectant and new mothers facing a hurdle of mental and emotional challenges. Inspired to further integrate care, Jefferson Health and Philadelphia-based NeuroFlow collaboratively designed a patient-focused, digital health platform. The... Read more →

Margaret Malloy, age 97 formerly of Bellmawr

Margaret was formerly of Bellmawr and died at Pitman Manor Sunday, July 21. She was a devout Catholic and spent her life as a homemaker. While living in Bellmawr she and her late husband, Frank, were active members of the Senior Citizens club. The Malloy's met at a neighborhood dance and continued to cut a rug for 62 years. until... Read more →

Charter Approved for Creativity CoLaboratory Charter School at Appel Farm

(Elmer, NJ – July 17, 2019) Creativity CoLaboratory Charter School at Appel Farm (C3) has been granted an official charter by the New Jersey Department of Education and will open its doors to 96 middle school students in September 2019. After receiving initial approval last March, the founding team has successfully completed all necessary requirements over the past year to... Read more →

Obituary | Mary E. Martin of Westville

March 15, 1942 - July 15, 2019 Mary E. Martin (nee Miller), on July 15, 2019, of Westville. Beloved mother of Sharky, Maryann Rush (Joe), and the late Danny. Devoted grandmother of Crystal (Joe), Shaun (Ashley), Little Danny, Zach, and the late Kelly and great grandmother of Joey, Jackson, Ryan, Jayden, Alex, and Liam. Loving sister of Joan, Sue (Harry),... Read more →

National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory for Wednesday

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 16,2019)--Be advised that the National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory for Wednesday, July 17, 2019 through Saturday, July 20, 2019. ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON Wednesday, July 17th TO 7 PM , Noon on Thursday, July 18th to 7 PM, Noon on Friday, July 19th to 7 PM and Noon on Saturday, July 20th to 7... Read more →

$30.1M in Local Freight Impact Fund Grants Released; Camden City $1.2M, Bellmawr, $800,000

Program funds improvements to heavy truck routes on local roads (Trenton) – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced $30.1 million in grants as part of the Local Freight Impact Fund program that help counties and municipalities provide for the safe movement of large truck traffic. In the immediate South Jersey area, Bellmawr received $800,000; Camden City, $1.2... Read more →

Mildred E. 'Midge' DiBenedetto Glassboro; formerly of Brooklawn

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Mildred E. ("Midge") DiBenedetto, nee Henderson, 93, of Glassboro, wife of the late Cosmo DiBenedetto, went home to be with her Lord on June 30, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Brooklawn, NJ, she was a Glassboro resident for most of her life. Midge was a licensed practical nurse and worked at Camden County General Hospital and Underwood-Memorial... Read more →

William P. Edelmayer Dies Suddenly, Teacher of the Year, Citizen Hero

William P. Edelmayer, “Will”, suddenly on July 11, 2019, of Washington Twp.; formerly of Deptford. Age 45. Beloved husband of Maryellen (nee Hoffnagle). Devoted father of Amanda and Mason. Loving son of Helen (nee Kerr) and the late Donald L. Edelmayer. Dear brother of Donald L., Jr. (Mariann). Also survived by numerous family members and friends. Will was a brilliant... 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 your credit score. If you desperately need money, and you... Read more →

Suzanne Wanlass VanDerwerken, MD, FAAFP Named Family Physician of the Year

Trenton, NJ – The New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians (NJAFP) recently recognized Suzanne Wanlass VanDerwerken, MD, FAAFP, chair of the Department of Family Medicine and assistant director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Inspira Medical Center in Woodbury, N.J., as the 2019 New Jersey Family Physician of the Year at the NJAFP’s Family Medicine Forum in Atlantic City.... Read more →

Woolrich Township Resident Arrested for Alleged Child Exploitation

WOOLWICH TOWNSHIP NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Kyle G. Gumpert (DOB 05/24/1998) of Woolwich Township, NJ, was arrested on July 10, 2019 and charged with one count of possession of child pornography, Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles Fiore announced. On Tuesday, June 25, 2019, detectives from the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office (GCPO) High-Tech Crimes Unit received a CyberTip from the National Center for Missing and... 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 compression. “This new system will help dismiss any preconceived fears... Read more →