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Double Down on Summer Shows at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (June 24, 2019) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will be offering a limited-time anniversary promotion for three of the biggest concerts at Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena this summer. In honor of Hard Rock Atlantic City’s first anniversary, the property is running a... 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 →


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 →


Lightbridge Academy Awards Scholarships to 4 Students

Lightbridge Academy, Mt. Laurel, NJ has just awarded $500 scholarships to four students in New Jersey. This scholarships will be helping them during their start in the fall at the universities that they will be attending. The scholarship is given out every year to one student at their high school.... Read more →


NOT GUILTY! Two Pennsylvania physicians acquitted of drug charges

Northern District of West Virginia WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – After an eight-day trial, Dr. Krishan Kumar Aggarwal, of Moon Township, Pennsylvania, and Dr. Cherian John, of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, were found not guilty of drug charges, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. “The jury returned not guilty verdicts against Dr. Aggarwal... Read more →


Gorgeous Gloucester City and South Jersey: Top Spots to Photograph

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--With over 300 million photographs uploaded to Facebook every day and over 95 million photos uploaded to Instagram, photography has become a major hobby. Indeed, everyone with a smartphone is probably more photo savvy than in decades past. From selfies to group photos, nature shots to stunning cityscape imagery, social... Read more →


Bayonne Bridge Rededicated; $1.7 Billion Spent to Raise Bridge's Roadway

Higher navigational clearance sets the stage for unprecedented growth at Port of NY & NJ, bringing more than 400,000 jobs and billions in regional economic activity; BAYONNE, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 16, 2019)The 88-year-old Bayonne Bridge – a major engineering and historic landmark and the longest steel arch bridge in the world... Read more →


Phillies Carpenter Cup Classic begins Monday, June 17

Over 400 top high school players get chance to compete in front of scouts, college coaches in week-long tournament PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 2019)--High school ballplayers will have the opportunity of a lifetime when the Phillies host their 28th Annual Baseball Carpenter Cup Classic beginning on Monday, June 17, 2013. Recognized... Read more →


“Good Morning America” Broadcasts from Philadelphia; Honors Local Dad

City employee Charles Reyes recognized for service to the community where he grew up PHILADELPHIA (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 14, 2019)--– On Thursday morning, national morning show “Good Morning America” broadcast a live pop-up show from Philadelphia’s Eakins Oval, in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. (The ABC show selected Philadelphia... Read more →


Ribbon Cutting and Blessing of 44 Garden Plots at new Community Garden Saturday

BENSALEM, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 14, 2019)Catholic Social Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (CSS) along with Saint Charles Borromeo Parish in Bensalem (Bucks County), and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) will welcome community partners and supporters at a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new 10,000-square-foot community garden at Our Lady of... 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 →


Sewell Native Awarded Academic Achievement Award at Commencement Ceremony

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 12, 2019)--Sewell resident Gabrielle DiEmma ’19, who earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with minors in both French and Psychology from Arcadia University, was awarded the Ira R. Kraybill Award for Full-Time Study at the University’s Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony on May 17. The Kraybill Award for Full-Time Study... Read more →


A Gift Guide For The Sports Fanatic

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 10, 2019)--Whether you need to buy a present for a birthday, for Christmas or for another special occasion, finding a gift for someone special in your life can be a real challenge. The good news is that if they are a sports fan, there are loads of different options... Read more →


LE DÎNER EN BLANC Returns to Philadelphia

EVENT DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED DURING THE PREVIEW PARTY ON JUNE 11 Philadelphia, PA (June 3, 2019) - Le Dîner en Blanc - Philadelphia will return this summer for its eighth edition in the City of Brotherly Love. The wait list is officially open for this memorable evening filled with... Read more →


An Illinois Dad Gives Son (a Heart Transplant Recipient) One of His Kidneys:

Father’s Day Will Be Extra Special This Year (Gloucestercitynews.net)--June 4, 2019 -- June is a month full of family and fun, especially on the third weekend when families gather to celebrate dads. Father’s Day has become a very special holiday for the De La Cruz family of DeKalb, Illinois. Their... Read more →


Cirque du Soleil AMALUNA and ComedySportsZ Coming to Philadelphia

Cirque du Soleil: AMALUNA, the big-top show, is opening at Oaks, PA on July 24, 2019! AMALUNA is a voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen acrobatics in a visually striking world. Inspired by William Shakespeare's The Tempest, the story takes place on an island governed by goddesses. With a predominantly... Read more →


MHS Lift Announces $200,000 Scholarship Fund

Photo: Andy Levin, president, MHS Lift; Brett Levin, vice president, MHS Lift; Amir King, Jr., MHS Lift Scholarship recipient; Bernadette Shanahan, CEO, Boys & Girls Club of Camden County and Liz Campbell, Unit Director, Boys & Girls Club. Camden City Teen Named First Recipient – Honored at Boys & Girls... Read more →


Roy Fazio and Cliff Mancine Return for Co-Chairs of Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice’s 2019 Drive FORE!

A Good Cause Golf Tournament on June 24 (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Marlton, NJ – Friends since the age of eight, Medford’s Roy Fazio of The Protocall Group and Cinnaminson’s Cliff Mancine of Mancine Optical have teamed up for the past 12 years to co-chair Drive FORE! A Good Cause, the Samaritan Healthcare &... 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 →


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 →


Stamp Out Hunger collects more than 180,000 pounds of food for  Food Bank of South Jersey

Food Bank of South Jersey Holds 27th Annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive Pennsauken, NJ – May 30, 2019 –The Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) recently partnered with the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) and the United States Postal Service (USPS) for Stamp Out Hunger®, the... Read more →