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Online Degrees: What Are They All About?

Do you want to further your education, but have commitments in your hometown? Or have a family or someone else that you have to care for full time? Or maybe money is an issue? Well, here is where an online degree can come in handy. Due to it being cheaper... Read more →

Cape May CG Sunset Parade May 26

CAPE MAY, N.J. – U.S. Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is scheduled to host its first Sunset Parade of 2018 at the Training Center in honor of Coast Guard Gold Star families, May 26 at 7:28 p.m. Sunset Parades are military displays of marching troops and the Coast Guard... Read more →

Students from NJ Named to the University of Vermont Dean's List

BURLINGTON, VT (05/21/2019)-- To be named to the dean's list, students must have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school. Amber Angelucci of Marmora (08223) Finlay Buchanan-Jacobs of Mount Laurel (08054) Alina Fensterer of... Read more →

How to Secure Your Citizenship in the U.S.

The USA is one of the most wonderful places to live and do business, with excellent and healthy markets and a full and empowered society. In many ways, it’s immigration over the centuries that has enabled the rise of North America in the global economy of power, and so there’s... Read more →

BackgroundChecks.org Ranks the Top 100 School Districts in the U.S.

May 22, 2019(gloucestercitynews.net) — BackgroundChecks.org published its annual ranking of America’s top 100 school districts in an effort to highlight and recognize those that continually strive towards cultivating exceptional learning environments for their students. The top 10 districts are: Redwood City, California – San Mateo County San Francisco, California –... Read more →

Edison NJ Man Pleads Guilty to Illegally Exporting Firearms to Ukraine

NEWARK, N.J. (gloucestercitynews.net)--– An Edison, New Jersey, man today admitted that he conspired to export, without a license, firearms and other items subject to the export control list, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Gene Shilman, 62, a native of the Soviet Union, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge Katharine... Read more →

The State of the Jersey Shore

TRENTON NJ (May 23, 2019)gloucestercitynews.net-- The state is working hard to ensure a safe and enjoyable season at the Jersey shore, backbone of New Jersey's nearly $45 billion tourism economy, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe said today during the annual State of the Shore event in Asbury... Read more →

Your Money: $21.5M in Clean Communities Grants to Cities

TRENTON - The Department of Environmental Protection is awarding $21.5 million in annual Clean Communities grants to help municipalities and counties conduct litter cleanups that improve the quality of life in New Jersey's communities, Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe announced today. The DEP is awarding $19.1 million to eligible municipalities and... Read more →

Powerball Jackpot Rolls to $308,000,000 For Saturday’s Drawing

TRENTON (May 23, 2019) – (gloucestercitynews.net)--The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $308 million! Although no one won the jackpot in the May 22nd drawing, 39,230 New Jersey players took home an estimated $198,388 in prizes ranging from $4 to $200, according to Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey. The winning... Read more →

Face of Defense: Coast Guard repatriates 66 migrants to the Dominican Republic

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -May 23, 2019--(gloucestercitynews.net)— The Coast Guard repatriated 66 migrants to a Dominican Navy vessel in Dominican Republic waters Thursday afternoon, following the interdiction of three illegal migrant vessels in the Mona Passage earlier this week. Two of the interdicted migrants, one Haitian and a Dominican man,... Read more →

Four Resources That Will Help Out With Online Education 

by Jeff Blaylock (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 23, 2019)--Have you already heard about online resources for students? Modern and free web resources fulfill the demand for young people who prefer to learn on their own terms, when they want and where they want. They re-imagines the possibilities of education, providing with the highest-quality... Read more →

Top Seven Educational Platforms to Help You Manage More

by Jeff Blaylock (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 23, 2019)--Online learning is the bread and butter of the educational sector. It is the next iteration of our ever-evolving learning institutions. More and more educational facilities now offer courses over the internet tens of thousands of students have access to without leaving the comfort of... Read more →

FAC: California AG to Disclose Police Misconduct Files

SAN FRANCISCO, CA(gloucestercitynews.net)--A San Francisco judge ordered California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to begin disclosing police-misconduct files sought by the First Amendment Coalition (FAC)—a victory for government transparency against one of the few remaining police agencies in the state to refuse to comply with Senate Bill 1421, California’s new landmark... Read more →

ICE arrests 12 illegal aliens in Maryland

during surge enforcement effort BALTIMORE – On Thursday, officers with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Baltimore Field Office concluded a four-day surge enforcement action from May 13-16 netting 12 arrests. The individuals were arrested for violating U.S. immigration laws in accordance with the... Read more →

Fill Your Picnic Basket with Food Safety

to Avoid Getting Sick this Memorial Day WASHINGTON, May 22, 2019(gloucestercitynews.net) — Memorial Day kicks off the official start of summer. The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to remind you to prevent foodborne illness before you light up that grill and pack up the cooler. Hot and humid weather combined... Read more →

Putting Together Summer Plans? Consider These Theme Parks, Bus Tours, and Sports Tournaments Within Day Trip Distance

Photo Bill Price III / CC BY 3.0 CAPTION: The Boardwalk in Ocean City, MD Memorial Day weekend is fast approaching, bringing with it the unofficial start to summer. For many of us this is also the time of year when we round out our summer calendars with vacations, activities,... Read more →

FBI REPORT: Records Reveal Arson Plot

Couple Sentenced for Arson and Fraud in Fire That Resulted in First Responder’s Death COLUMBIA, KENTUCKY (gloucestercitynews.net)--A June 2011 fire completely destroyed this home rented by Steve and Brandi Pritchard in Columbia, Kentucky, leaving little for arson investigators to go on and nearly allowing the couple to escape prosecution. A... Read more →

Moorestown Police Alert: Potential Severe Weather Thursday PM

MOORESTOWN, NJ--(gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2019)--The National Weather Service is forecasting the potential for severe weather Thursday afternoon & evening. Thunderstorms, some of them strong to severe, will impact the area Thursday afternoon and evening. Some of these storms will likely be capable of producing damaging wind gusts, leading to scattered downed... Read more →

Camden County GOP Chairman On Murphy-Norcross Fight

28 years of voting for machine Democrats are to blame CHERRY HILL – Saying, “While it’s been fun to sit back and watch two heavyweight Democrats publicly tear each other apart, I can no longer remain silent” Camden County Republican Chairman Rich Ambrosino weighed in on the Democratic Party civil... Read more →

GCHS at Bishop Eustace Prep; RAMS WIN, 15-8

UPDATED PENNSAUKEN, NJ (May 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester Catholic improved their record today to 16-5 with a 15-8 win over Bishop Eustace Prep. Rams Tyler Parks , a junior started the game on the mound and junior Jack Stewart got the save. Gloucester Catholic's Jack McNellis, hit a two-run homer. In the... Read more →

AC Electric Employees are Recognized for their Commitment to Volunteerism

Three South Jersey Nonprofits Receive $25,000 as Exelon’s Powering Communities program recognizes employee volunteer efforts during National Volunteer Month and throughout the year MAYS LANDING, N.J. (May 22, 2019)(gloucestercitynews.net)– Three Atlantic City Electric employees, William Eppler Jr., Julie Reed, and Ronnie Town, have been recognized for their community volunteer work... Read more →

Mega Millions Rolls To $393,000,000

One $50,000 and Six $10,000 Winning Tickets Sold TRENTON (gloucestercitynews.net)(May 22, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there were seven third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Tuesday, May 21st drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn... Read more →