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Jersey Surf & Appel Farm Announce Strategic Creative Collaboration

Elmer, New Jersey – Jersey Surf, Inc. is extraordinarily pleased to announce a creative collaboration with the nationally recognized Appel Farm Arts & Music Campus. Through the partnership, Jersey Surf and Appel Farm will work together to develop creative programs centered around the rapidly expanding world of “marching music performing... Read more →


Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $247,832 Jackpot; Store was in Magnolia

TRENTON (May 7, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $247,832 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday, May 6th drawing. The winning numbers were: 07, 13, 17, 33 and 39 and the XTRA number was: 04. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket... Read more →


Re-Dedication of St. Mary's Steeple Tuesday Night

by William E. Cleary Sr. GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (May 6, 2019)-- Tuesday, May 7, St. Mary's Parish, Monmouth and Atlantic Streets, will have an official Lighting Ceremony and re-dedicate the Illumination of their Church Steeple. The original steeple was destroyed by fire on March 10, 1960. It was replaced by... Read more →


One New Jersey Lottery Ticket Wins $1,000,000

Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $215,000,000 TRENTON (May 6, 2019) – There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched five of the five white balls drawn for the Saturday, May 4th drawing winning the $1,000,000 second-tier prize. The winning ticket from Saturday night’s drawing was sold at Gary’s Sweet... Read more →


One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $560,581 Jackpot

TRENTON (May 6, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $560,581 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, May 3rd drawing. The winning numbers were: 12, 14, 16, 24 and 27 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket... Read more →


The Food Bank of SJ’s Hunger Games Raises $50,000

for Hunger Relief Programs for Children CareOne Named Winners of Competitive Cooking Contest Pennsauken, NJ – May 3, 2018 – Teams sponsored by South Jersey corporations recently showcased their cooking skills at the seventh "Food Bank Hunger Games" held at the Food Bank of South Jersey’s (FBSJ) Pennsauken headquarters. The... Read more →


CAMARO PARADE TO TAKE PLACE THIS SATURDAY IN ATLANTIC CITY

IN HONOR OF THE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY CAR-A-DAY KICKOFF Atlantic City, N.J. (May 2, 2019) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will be celebrating the kickoff of their Car-A-Day In May giveaway with a parade of Camaros on the Atlantic City Boardwalk Saturday, May... Read more →


PATCO Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

PATCO held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Collingswood Station on April 16, for the opening of the first of eight new elevators. Last year, construction began on a $31 million project to install elevators in all currently unequipped PATCO train stations. The Ashland, Haddonfield, Westmont and Collingswood Stations will... Read more →


Lottery Winner Gives God Credit for Good Fortune

TRENTON (May 1, 2019) – Wanda M. of Ledgewood in Morris County is a regular New Jersey Lottery player of both Scratch-Off and draw games. She plays with loose change found around the house and plays for the entire family, always using Quick Pick numbers. Wanda told Lottery officials she... Read more →


Winners Announced for Adolescent Immunization Awareness Contest

New Jersey Middle School and High School Students Promoted Vaccine Awareness in the Annual Protect Me With 3+ Poster and Video Contest April 29, 2019 09:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Partnership for Maternal and Child Health of Northern New Jersey (the Partnership), in collaboration with the New... Read more →


New Jersey Joins Forces With Brady Campaign

New initiative, which follows efforts in California and Wisconsin, to be based at the New Jersey Center on Gun Violence Research at Rutgers Washington, D.C., April 29, 2019 — Last week, while speaking at a conference launching the New Jersey Center on Gun Violence Research at Rutgers University, New Jersey... Read more →


Philadelphia Mag Names 146 Temple Physicians "Top Doctors"

(Philadelphia, PA) – One hundred forty six (146) Temple physicians have been named to Philadelphia magazine’s “Top Doctors” list for 2019. Physicians on the list were nominated by their professional peers and practice at Temple University Hospital (TUH), Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC), Jeanes Hospital, Temple University Hospital-Episcopal Campus and... Read more →


Rutgers Master Gardeners of Camden County Plant Sale

BLACKWOOD, NJ--On Wednesday, May 1st and Friday, May 3rd, 10 am to 6 pm, Rutgers Master Gardeners of Camden County Plant Sale will be held. There will be reasonably priced perennials and annual flowers, vegetables, and herb plants available for purchase. In addition, their staff of Master Gardeners will be... Read more →


Green Garden Fair in Cherry Hill Saturday

The 6th Annual Green Garden Fair is April 27, 2019 from 10am-2pm at the Camden County Environmental Center, 1301 Park Boulevard, Cherry Hill NJ. Co-sponsored by Rutgers Master Gardeners, Camden County, and Office of Sustainability, the Fair is growing! Our featured speaker this year is Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing... Read more →


1 Camden, 1 Gloucester and 1 Passaic County Tickets Split Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot

TRENTON (April 23, 2019) – Three lucky tickets matched all five numbers drawn splitting the $721,440 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday, April 22nd drawing. Each ticket is worth $240,480. The winning numbers were: 04, 08, 17, 26 and 36 and the XTRA number was: 04. Those tickets were... Read more →


One New Jersey Lottery Player Wins $1,000 a Week for Life

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (April 23, 2019) – One New Jersey Lottery CASH4LIFE ticket matched the five white balls drawn for the Monday, April 22nd drawing winning the $1,000 a week for life second prize. The winning ticket was sold at Shoprite of West Orange, Essex... Read more →


Delaware fourth graders ‘Make a Splash’

and learn about protecting water resources DOVER (April 17, 2019) – More than 780 fourth-grade students from eight elementary schools participated in the April 16 “Make a Splash” festival, an event that educates students on the diversity of estuary life and the importance of Delaware’s water resources. The Department of... Read more →


Philadelphia Orchestra Opening Night Concert and Gala 2019

The Philadelphia Orchestra Volunteers, Board, and Musicians invite you to join them at the celebration of the Orchestra's 120th season at the Opening Night Concert and Gala 2019 Thursday, September 18, 2019 The Kimmel Center for Performing Arts Our acclaimed music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, will launch his eighth season leading... Read more →


AC Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Easter Brunch

Atlantic City, N.J. (April 17, 2019) – Celebrate this Easter Sunday, April 21, at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City with a $24.99 all-you-can-eat Easter Brunch at the Best Buffet on the Boardwalk, Fresh Harvest Buffet, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. The brunch will include a Roasted Lamb... Read more →


One Florida and One New York Lottery Ticket Wins $1,000 a Week for Life

Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes TRENTON (April 18, 2019) – One Florida and one New York Lottery CASH4LIFE ticket matched the five white balls drawn for the Monday, April 15th drawing winning the $1,000 a week for life second prize. In addition, two lucky ticketholders won $2,500 by... Read more →


SJTA Once Again Plants Trees at SJ Schools

in the Spirit of Arbor Day Students learn about READI program and importance of environmental stewardship SJTA mascot, Farley T. Fox, joins students of Radix Elementary School on Tuesday, April 16 to learn about the importance of environmental stewardship from members of the READI (Roadway Environmental Advancement Initiative) team of... Read more →


Williamstown High School 2nd Baseman Tim Chew Headed to Delaware Valley University

Williamstown High School baseball star Tim Chew, a senior, has committed to continue his academic and athletic career at Delaware Valley University, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. He received a four-year scholarship to DelVal. His major will be Psychology. Chew has a 4.0 GPA in High school. He scored an 1180 on SAT's.... Read more →