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Philadelphia Bar Association Becomes First in the Nation,

Five-Time Winner of Prestigious American Bar Association Award 2019 Harrison Tweed Award Celebrates Task Force’s Work to Fund Right-to-Counsel for Indigent Philadelphia Tenants Facing Eviction PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Philadelphia Bar Association announced today that it has been selected for a historic fifth time by the American Bar Association (ABA)... Read more →

*Summertime Exhibits at African American Museum in Philadelphia

Sonya Clark: Self-Evident On View: May 25 - September 8, 2019 (Gallery 3) A mixture of new and previous work, Self-Evident maps Clark’s artistic trajectory and features work that seamlessly blends visual art and American history. The exhibition is particularly connected to the Museum’s 1976 founding as part of the... Read more →

H1: How Figure Skating Fashion Changed Over Time

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--Figure skating began to be recognized as a sport after they started to make skates out of iron, and not bone. Historic records suggest that it first happened in Holland in 12-14th century AD. Initially, figure skating was a skill contest which required the participants to ‘draw’ various... Read more →

Effective Strategies For Streamlining Your Business

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--Every business owner should regularly look at their operation to determine whether or not there are ways that this could be streamlined. Streamlining the business operation can increase efficiency, reduce stress, free up time and improve the quality of the end product/service. It is easy to assume that... Read more →

How Accurate Are Tarot Card Readings?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--Everyone would love to know what the future holds, right? For those wanting a glimpse into what lies ahead, tarot cards might be able to help. Skeptics and believers alike often have many opinions about the validity of tarot card readers. What about you? Have you ever wondered... Read more →

Next Tier Connect Platform Acquires Property in Monroeville, Pa

Former Westinghouse Nuclear Headquarters Campus Mission Critical Mixed-Use Campus Encompasses 505,000 Square Feet (Photo: Business Wire) NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Next Tier Connect, an investment partnership between Next Tier HD and RedBird Capital Partners have acquired a 505,000 square foot mission critical mixed-use campus in Monroeville, PA. The campus served as the... Read more →

Dear supporters, friends, and those interested in the Republican Party of Pennsylvania:

Gloucestercitynews.net (June 23, 2019)--This week centered around the President’s re-election and the PA GOP could not have come out bigger for President Donald Trump has he formally announced his re-election bid in Florida on Tuesday! Across the state, dozens of trainings were held as part of the National Week of... Read more →

Dawn Watson's Just Sayin': What'cha Gonna Do?

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor I’ve known quite a few Bad Boys in my life. And they’ve known me. Before you get all judgmental let me explain that there is no hidden meaning to this statement. It’s just that I’m the type of lady that attracts—and is attracted to—all the wrong kind... Read more →

Which Information Technology Career is Right for You?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 24, 2019)--If you have a passion for information technology, you’ve got several different options when it comes to choosing a career. Jobs in IT are in high demand, which means there’s going to be plenty of competition. There are currently almost 6 million people employed in the information technology... Read more →

Wawa Welcome America Waterfront Fireworks: June 29

PHILADELPHIA PA--Take in spectacular views of this summer's Wawa Welcome America fireworks on the Delaware River Waterfront at Independence Seaport Museum! Get a front-row seat to the show by watching from our second-floor deck and rotunda terrace. Fireworks make for a great family experience or the perfect date night setting.... Read more →

May Construction Starts Advance 10 Percent

Non-building Construction and Nonresidential Building Rebound After a Weak April NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $757.0 billion, new construction starts in May climbed 10% from April, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The increase continues the double-digit swings that were reported during the previous two months,... Read more →

Olympic Veteran Will Coleman Captures Inaugural Advanced Division at MARS Essex Horse Trials 

Far Hills, New Jersey - (Gloucestercitynews.net)-June 23, 2019 - U.S. Olympic veteran Will Coleman rode his longtime partner, Obos O'Reilly, to the win in the Advanced division of the MARS Essex Horse Trials at historic Moorland Farm. Coleman finished cross country with no jumping and 6.40 time penalties for a... Read more →

*The Admiral's Tavern Now Open

Fridays and Saturdays through the end of September PHILADELPHIA PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Kick back on summer nights with stunning views of the Ben Franklin Bridge and a cold drink in hand, all while aboard the oldest steel warship afloat in the world. The Admiral's Tavern beer garden (21+) is popping up again... Read more →

*Paddle Penn's Landing Basin

Now to September, 2019 PHILADELPHIA, PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Paddle your way around the Penn's Landing basin in a kayak, rowboat, swan or dragon for the perfect outdoor recreational activity. We're excited to announce that a flamingo and yellow duck (both four-seaters) are joining our fleet this season! Located near Spruce Street Harbor... Read more →

*Fourth Annual Johnny Gaudreau Scholarship Online Auction

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The online auction for the Fourth Annual Johnny Gaudreau Scholarship Golf Tournament is now posted! Visit the link below and register to bid on many exciting items: Click here to view Online Auction! Items up for bid include: * Rental of a private villa in the National... 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 →

Judges for the 2020 Hearst Health Prize Announced

Leaders to Select Winner of the Fifth Annual Competition Recognizing Outstanding, Proven Population Health Programs June 20, 2019 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time SAN FRANCISCO & PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hearst Health, a division of Hearst, and the Jefferson College of Population Health, part of Thomas Jefferson University, today announced the panel of... Read more →

Local leaders criticize Pennsylvania 'rain tax,' stormwater rules

By Kim Jarrett | The Center SquareJun 20, 2019 Implementing the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s stormwater rules is challenging and expensive, leaders from Pennsylvania’s boroughs, municipalities, townships and counties told lawmakers this week. DEP officials did not attend a joint hearing of the House Local Government and Environmental Resources... Read more →

New Jersey: Legislature Passes Smart Gun Legislation

On Thursday, both chambers of the New Jersey Legislature passed “smart gun” legislation despite this technology being more science fiction than reality. Undaunted by the facts stacked up against yet another horrible gun control idea, anti-gun lawmakers in Trenton couldn’t resist another opportunity to advance their gun ban agenda in... Read more →

OFFICER DOWN: Trooper Jerry L. Smith Killed in Head-On Collision; Pickup Truck Driver Also Killed

Trooper Jerry L. Smith Nebraska State Patrol, Nebraska End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019 NEBRASKA--(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Trooper Jerry Smith, age 51, was killed in a vehicle crash when his patrol car was struck head-on by another vehicle on Highway 26, two miles west of Bridgeport, in Morrill County. An oncoming pickup... Read more →

Officer Down: Corporal Jose Espericueta Killed Attempting to Apprehend Suspect

JOSE "SPEEDY" ESPERICUETA Mission Police Department, Texas End of Watch Thursday, June 20, 2019 MISSION, TEXAS (June 20, 2019)--Corporal Jose Espericueta was shot and killed as he and other officers attempted to apprehend a subject who had threatened family members. A woman flagged down officers in the area of Stewart... Read more →

OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Tara Christina O'Sullivan Killed at Domestic Disturbance

Police Officer Tara Christina O'Sullivan Sacramento Police Department, California End of Watch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 SACRAMENTO, CALIF (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Police Officer Tara O'Sullivan , age 26, was shot and killed at the scene of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of Redwood Avenue at 6:10 pm. She was standing in... Read more →