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Flanagan Signs Taxpayer Protection Pledge

Flanagan: “I will say no to higher taxes and more spending.” LAWRENCEVILLE – Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, Tricia Flanagan, announced today that she has signed Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) “Taxpayer Protection Pledge.” Flanagan met ATR President Grover Norquist last week at a meeting of the New Jersey Tuesday... Read more →


Be You, The Solasta Group Donate 25 Baby Baskets to Support Jefferson Family Health Services in New Jersey

On Thursday, June 20th, Be You — a Burlington, NJ-based nonprofit affiliate of The Solasta Group — donated baby baskets for the third consecutive year to Jefferson’s New Jersey-based Family Health Services. Since 2017, Be You has donated more than 100 baskets, including 25 this year, at both Jefferson Family... Read more →


Jefferson New Jersey Hospitals Each Receive Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award

Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital, Jefferson Stratford Hospital and Jefferson Washington Township Hospital have each received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award. Additionally, Jefferson Washington Township Hospital — a state-designated Comprehensive Stroke Center — received the Target: StrokeSMHonor Roll Elite Plus Award, while... Read more →


Turnersville Man Charged with Using Fake Invoices to Steal from Doctors and Medical Facilities

CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)– A Turnersville resident was arrested today for allegedly mailing more than 10,000 fraudulent invoices for non-existent medical supplies to hospitals, clinics and doctor’s offices throughout the United States, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Robert S. Armstrong, 48, of Turnersville, is charged by complaint with three counts... Read more →


It’s Time for Philadelphia to Embrace its Robotics Industry, Here’s Why

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--The Hubble Space Telescope is a pretty incredible piece of technology. Even as NASA gears up for the launch of its successor - the James Webb Space Telescope - Hubble’s name is still synonymous with some of the most unique and awe-inspiring views of our universe. Give all... Read more →


Seven Jefferson Health New Jersey Interns Graduate from Project SEARCH Work-Transition Program

The third class of talented Y.A.L.E. School interns recently graduated from Jefferson Health’s Project SEARCH program at Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital. Launched in Cincinnati in 1996, Project SEARCH is a work-transition program for young adults with autism and other developmental disabilities; it has grown to more than 400 host employer... Read more →


Jefferson Health New Jersey's Bariatric Surgery Program Completes it's 4,000th Surgery

When it comes to bariatric surgery, having a strong support system is key to success. For the past 12 years, the bariatric surgery program at Jefferson Stratford Hospital has continuously supported the unique opportunity for patients to speak with program employees who walked an identical path to a healthier life.... Read more →


Joy through Art: How an Associate's Son Spreads Happiness through Creativity

Nick Farrauto, 17-year-old son of Jefferson Washington Township Hospital ED Nurse, Tracey Sosa, has a unique talent that he shares not only with his mother’s coworkers, but with the world. Diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder as a young child, Nick’s tendencies began to worsen during his adolescence. But after a... Read more →


Gloucester County Freeholders Donate Harm Reduction Kits to Jefferson Washington Township

The Emergency Department (ED) at Jefferson Washington Township Hospital received 100 Harm Reduction & Recovery Kits from the Gloucester County Freeholders on Wednesday for those who have overdosed and have used Narcan®. Jefferson’s Washington Township ED, the ED at Inspira Medical Center - Woodbury, and Gloucester County Emergency Medical Services... Read more →


Jefferson Health, Washington Township Partner to Launch Bike Share Program at Washington Lake Park

Jefferson Health’s presence and impact within the Washington Township community extends beyond the hospital campus, and the latest example of that became evident Monday morning at Washington Lake Park (626 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road, Sewell). Washington Township launched a new Bike Share program at the popular community park, following a $20,000... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to Bloomsbury University Spring Dean's List

BLOOMSBURG, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)-(June 2019)-- Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania congratulates the nearly 1,900 students who were named to the Spring 2019 Dean's List. A full-time student whose semester GPA is 3.5 or higher in 12 or more semester hours of course work for which a grade or grades are received will... Read more →


Vasilios "Billy" Ekimoglou of Deptford

On Thursday, June 13, 2019, at the age of 67, Billy peacefully left this world. After a long battle with Alzheimer's, Vasilios "Billy" Ekimoglou is no longer suffering. He was the beloved husband of Kathleen (nee Krzywicki) and devoted father of Michael, Danny (Shiela), Nicky, Maria (Matt), and Matthew (Katie).... Read more →


South Jersey Residents Inducted into Academic Honor Society at Rutgers–Camden

CAMDEN CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 13, 2019)---- One hundred and nine area residents, all undergraduate students in the Rutgers–Camden College of Arts and Sciences, have been inducted into the Athenaeum Honor Society. Membership in Athenaeum is limited to juniors maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of no less than 3.70 (out... Read more →


Father Sullivan Golf Tournament at Pitman Golf Club, Monday, 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 →


Gloucester County Republican Chairwoman Declares A Victory In Re-Building Effort

Vigilante: “We are looking forward to more victories in November.” MULLICA HILL (Gloucestercitynews.net)-– Gloucester County Republican Chairwoman Jacci Vigilante announced today voters will have a choice on November’s ballot for freeholder. The issue was in doubt because on April 3, 2019 John Alice, Counsel to the Gloucester County Democratic Committee,... Read more →


Exceptional Gloucester County Teen Wins NJ State Competition

Nzingha Rothmiller GLASSBORO, NJ - (Gloucestercitynews.net) JUNE 6, 2019 - Boys & Girls Clubs of Gloucester County’s (BGCGC) very own teen, Nzingha Rothmiller is making waves in the Boys & Girls Clubs of America Youth of the Year competition. Last night at Montclair State University, 300 guests gathered in celebration... Read more →


Business Admin Tips for Startups

(June 6, 2019)--Admin work is an essential part of day-to-day business insurance management. It might feel like the last thing you want to do but staying on top of admin work is an important component of business success. If you let your admin work slip, everything else will slow down... Read more →


Gloucester Twp. PD Alert: National SAFE Day

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester Township Police Department wants to say Happy SAFE Day. SAFE Day began in 2016 by the Brooklyn Mae Mohler Foundation. On this date in 2013 Brooklyn Mae Mohler was at her best friend's house. Her best friend had found a loaded and unsecured gun in a... Read more →


Warner Real Estate & Auction Company to sell (25) USDA foreclosed single-family homes

through online auction... Woodstown,New Jersey (PR MediaRelease) June 3, 2019--Warner Real Estate & Auction Company, a leading real estate firm in New Jersey, has been selected once again by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to sell (25) foreclosed single-family homes throughout New Jersey. Warner Real Estate & Auction Company... Read more →


In Honor of Mental Health Awareness Month: How Mental Health Can Change As We Age

If you were asked what “mental health” means, what would you say? Mental health is a broad term, that doesn’t just encompass our emotions, but also our psychological and social well-being. This includes how we think, feel, perceive, and react to different situations. Equally important as physical health, mental health... 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 – (Gloucestercitynews.net) Guests at South jersey Arts & Music Fest can camp out under the stars or rent a private cabin for... Read more →


Business Administrator for Gloucester City School District Resigns

The Washington Township Board of Education has named Janine Wechter as the district’s new school business administrator/board secretary effective Aug. 1, according to https://www.nj.com/ Wechter, a 1991 graduate of Washington Township High School, replaces Peg Meehan, who served in the capacity for approximately 25 years, and assumes oversight of the... Read more →