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Camden County History Month Now Through October 31

The Camden County History Alliance invites the public to join them for Camden County History Month from October 1 to October 31, 2019, when 30 participating historic sites and history organizations throughout Camden County will... Read more →


Camden City Students Improve Test Scores for the 4th Straight Year

(Camden City, NJ) – For the fourth year in a row, students throughout the city of Camden, district and renaissance schools, improved their results on the New Jersey Standardized Learning Assessment. Camden students continue to... Read more →


PrimoHoagies Welcomes Another Year of Giving Back to the Community

PHILADELPHIA, PA (October 2019) - PrimoHoagies is excited for another year of giving back through PrimoCares, a charitable organization created by PrimoHoagies to help children in need. During the Christmas season, every PrimoHoagies store sponsors... Read more →


*ATTENTION GHS ALUMNUS CLASS OF 1965

Gloucestercitynews.net--GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--The Gloucester City High School Class of 1965 is preparing for their 55th class reunion in 2020, and is asking for help in locating any contact information for the following classmates. If you... Read more →


The City of Philadelphia Awards Temple University Health System the “Employer of Choice” Honor

(Philadelphia, PA) – Temple University Health System has received the City of Philadelphia’s inaugural 2019 Employer of Choice Award. The award was presented by the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Workforce Development to organizations that... Read more →


Gloucester City PD Receives Financial Gift from Conrail for Safety Equipment

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (October 10, 2019)----The Gloucester City Police Department recently received a donation from Conrail to be used for purchasing safety equipment. John Higgins, superintendent of Conrail's South Jersey Terminal presented the check to... Read more →


ATTENTION! GHS CLASS OF 1980 REUNION NEWS

Gloucester City, NJ --Calling all Gloucester High School (GHS) Class of 1980 classmates! Join us at our 40th reunion on SEPTEMBER 26, 2020. We’ll be sailing on the Spirit of Philadelphia! Tickets are $140/pp including... Read more →


2018 Crime Statistics Released Violent Crime, Property Crime Decreased

Both violent crime and property crime fell in 2018 from the previous year, according to the FBI’s annual crime statistics released today. Violent crime declined by 3.3 percent between 2017 and 2018. Property crime decreased... Read more →


Brigantine Native Raising Funds for Shore Cancer Center

MediaWize September 2019 Shore Medical Center in Somers Point At age 14, Todd Gordon lost his mother, Margaret Mary “Peggy” Gordon, to melanoma cancer that had spread to her organs. She was his source of... Read more →


5 Amazing Tips on How to Save Money on a Cruise

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Sept. 30, 2019)--Did you know over 28 million people took a cruise in 2018? There's no doubt about it—cruises are one of the most popular ways to travel. From local weekend getaways to round-the-world cruises... Read more →


New Sign for "Drag Way"; Criminals Charged with Major Crimes Set Free; Brooklawn Super Wawa Opening Soon

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet EAST THOMPSON AVENUE RECEIVES A STREET SIGN--Employees from the Gloucester City Public Works were seen erecting a 15mph street sign at the intersection of East Thompson Avenue and South... Read more →


NEW JERSEY TEEN NAMED NATIONAL YOUTH OF THE YEAR FINALIST

BY BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF AMERICA Nzingha R. from Boys & Girls Clubs of Gloucester County received a total of $55,000 in scholarships after her Youth of the Year journey. (CNBNewsnet)--GLASSBORO, NJ – September... Read more →


Stroke Survivor Mike Saccomanno and Friedman LLP Donate More Than $23K to Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice

Samaritan One of Three Recipients of Proceeds Raised from Unique Brave the Shave Fundraiser Marlton, NJ – Friedman LLP presented Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice with a check for $23,333.33 from proceeds raised through Brave the... Read more →


Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort Awards $1 Million to Ulster Park, NY Resident

Susan Cutrone Winner of the $1 Million Giveaway on Saturday September 21 (Photo: Business Wire) MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Resorts World Catskills, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, announced today that Susan Cutrone... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Trump Scores at United Nations on Religious Liberty

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on President Trump’s remarks on religious liberty delivered at the U.N. today: President Trump continued his legacy of defending religious liberty with a stellar address at the United Nations... Read more →


Osborn Family Health Center Attains Status as Fully-Funded FQHC

CAMDEN CITY, NJ--Earlier this month, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced the 2019 New Access Point awards for Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) nationwide. Osborn Family Health Center in Camden was one of... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': Forget About It

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor My memory is going. Or rather, it’s become selective. I can remember the words to all the theme songs of TV cowboy shows dating from the late 1950’s but I can’t remember... Read more →


Rutgers Law School’s Medical-Legal Partnership Helps Resolve Complex Care Issues

Gloucestercitynews.net--CAMDEN CITY NJ– For Camden-area residents dealing with complex care issues, an inability to meet basic needs such as housing, health care, and nutritious food are obstacles to improving their health and wellbeing. Through the... Read more →


NJ Residents Enter Belmont University

NASHVILLE, TN (09/19/2019)-- Belmont University kicked off classes for its fall 2019 semester with a record-breaking enrollment number as the University welcomed 8,481 students to campus, tripling the 2,796 students enrolled in 2000 and marking... Read more →


Five Top High School Football Games Handpicked for 2019 Great American Rivalry Series

Broadcasts on Facebook Watch Related: Gloucester High Gloucester Catholic Gloucestercitynews.net--A partnership between Facebook and the Great American Rivalry Series® will launch five select high school football games into the national spotlight. The 2019 Series will... Read more →


NJ Residents Named to Colgate Spring 2019 Dean's Award for Academic Excellence

HAMILTON, NY (09/17/2019)-- Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.3 or higher while completing at least three courses for a conventional letter grade earn the spring 2019 Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.... Read more →


UPS To Hire About 100,000 For Holiday Season

Package driver jobs reportedly start at $20.50 an hour, while package handler and driver helpers are being offered $14 an hour. Flexible shifts, full- and part-time positions available at thousands of locations Over a third... Read more →


Early Head Start Child Care Partnership Program Receives $3,539,086 Grant

Gloucestercitynews.net--CHERRY HILL, NJ (Sept. 17, 2019)--– U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) announced that the from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to prepare preschool-aged children for success in kindergarten and beyond. “Every... Read more →


Delaware Basin Summer Photo Contest Winners

Gloucestercitynews.net--WEST TRENTON, N.J. (September 16) – At the DRBC’s third-quarter Business Meeting last week, Assemblywoman Carol Murphy (NJ-7) presented Joint Legislative Resolutions from the State of New Jersey for the winners of the commission’s 2019... Read more →


KIMMEL CENTER CULTURAL CAMPUS ANNOUNCES 2019/20 SEASON LINEUP

PACKAGES AND SELECT SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW Lineup includes Eric Andre, The Office! A Musical Parody, Marc Maron, Mandy Patinkin, Samin Nosrat, Adam Ant, Gregory Porter, Black Violin, Nick Jr. Live, Baby Shark Live!,... Read more →


CERT Training at Mt. Ephraim Fire Dept.

Gloucestercitynews.net--MOUNT EPHRAIM, N.J. — As the hurricane and winter storm season approaches, the need for emergency preparedness becomes more and more critical. To that end, the Camden County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is once... Read more →


Kimmel Center Announces 5-Year Strategic Growth Expansion

Gloucestercitynews.net--(Philadelphia, PA) –– The Kimmel Center Cultural Campus is thrilled to announce its 5-year Strategic Growth expansion, which will educate, engage, and inspire 100,000 students each year in the Philadelphia area by year 2023. FREE... Read more →


Investors Bank Foundation Grant Helps Virtua Bring Fruits & Vegetables to Underserved Families

Investors Bank’s Christopher P. Warren, senior vice president, business lending, recently presented a grant check from the Investors Bank Foundation for $5,000 to Virtua for its Mobile Farmers Market. Pictured in the photo from left... Read more →


Freeholder Say EDA Report Wrong, Up To 174 Camden Residents Have Found Jobs

Gloucestercitynews.net—Camden City NJ – Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli Jr. (Photo)is refuting a story which appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer Sept. 12, citing a leaked memo from the New JerseyEconomic Development Agency (EDA) which inaccurately portrays... Read more →


3 Tips to Help Prepare for Expanding to New Markets

Gloucestercitynews.net--(Sept. 12,2019)--Once you have built a successful business and it is doing well within your own local market, there’s every possibility that you might be entertaining the idea to expand to other markets. Although this... Read more →


Delaware Division of Parks & Recreation earns the 2019 NASPD Directors Innovation Award

Gloucestercitynews.net--YORKLYN - DNREC’s Division of Parks and Recreation has been selected to receive the National Association of State Park Directors (NASPD) President’s Award for Innovation at the public service announcement annual conference in Rogers, Arkansas.... Read more →