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Philadelphia's Sensory-Friendly Attractions & Performances

At more than 200 years old,The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is America's Oldest natural history museum. Photo by J. Fusco for VISIT PHILADELPHIA Philly Venues & Groups Offer Programming For People With Sensory Sensitivity PHILADELPHIA PA (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Inclusivity is embedded in the original promise of Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection. Today, the region keeps... Read more →


*GHS Class of 1980 Planning 40th Reunion

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Attention! Gloucester High School Class of 1980! We are coming up on 40 years! We are beginning to plan for a class reunion in fall of 2020. Are you interested? We are meeting on Thursday, Aug 1 at 7 pm at Clancy's in Brooklawn to begin to talk about our reunion. Join us! If that date doesn't... Read more →


Political News: Joe Sestak, The Democratic Presidential Candidate

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--Check out this Quartz profile: “Not your average Joe… Meet the intriguing presidential candidate you haven’t seen on the debate stage." "You may not know Joe Sestak, though he is running for president of the United States. But wherever you’re from in the world, the Democratic candidate has likely been to, or at least seriously considered, your region of the... Read more →


*GHS Class of '69 Celebrating 50th Reunion

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--The Gloucester City Jr-Sr High School class of 1969 will be hosting its 50th Class Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 at the Tap Room Grill located on 427 W. Crystal Lake Ave., in Haddon Township, NJ 08033 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. The Tap Room Grill is in the former, historic landmark of Green Valley Dairy Farms.... Read more →


East Brunswick Emergency Vehicle Fatal Crash Under Investigation

EAST BRUNSWICK NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced today that the August 12 fatal crash is under investigation. The crash involved a East Brunswick Fire Department emergency vehicle and a vehicle that contained a married couple from South River. The crash occurred on Old Bridge Turnpike in the area of Gunia Street in East Brunswick at 7:30 p.m.... Read more →


Tips on clothes shopping with your tween or teen

Back-to-school shopping with your tween or teen can be fun and educational if you start with a plan. by: Marian Wilde | August 18, 2019 GreatSchools.org The secret to successful back-to-school shopping is planning. Before you grab your checkbook and jump into the car, set aside some time to: Take inventory. Start by weeding out all the clothes that are... Read more →


Middlesex County: 5 Suspects and 2 Corporations Named in 30-Count Indictment

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced today that five people and two corporations have been named in a 30-count indictment regarding a multi-million-dollar criminal enterprise responsible for manufacturing and distributing narcotics in New Jersey, New York and thru the Dark Web. Chester Anderson, 45, of South Brunswick, Jarrette Codd, 42, of Jamesburg, and Ronald MacCarty, 51, of Jackson in... Read more →


What Is Sexual Harassment?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 19, 2019)--As the name suggests, this is a kind of gender-based discrimination that takes place at work. Statistically speaking, it is women that bear the brunt of sexual harassment at work. However, sexism cuts across all genders. And it does not matter your sexual orientation either, or your ranking in the corporate ladder; virtually everyone can be a victim... Read more →


23-Year-Old Blackwood Man Charged with Stabbings

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 19, 2019)--Dominic Fagnani, 23, of Blackwood, Gloucester Township, was arrested and charged in a connection with a double stabbing that occurred in Winslow Township on August 17, 2019. Winslow Township Police responded to reports of a stabbing that occurred at a residence located on Heywood Lane in Sicklerville in Winslow Township at approximately 9:40 p.m. When officers arrived, they... Read more →


Old Bridge Democratic Councilman Razzoli to Run for Congress as a Republican

Old Bridge, NJ: Old Bridge Democratic Councilman, Mark Razzoli has announced today his decision to run for Congress as a Republican; a decision that was “not made in haste, but a necessary one for anyone with a conscience” said Razzoli. “The Democratic Party that I knew has abandoned the American way of life, rule of law, and common sense, in... Read more →


Coast Guard medevacs boater near Barnegat Bay

BARNEGAT BAY, N.J. (Gloucestercitynews.net)— The Coast Guard medevaced a woman after two boats allied approximately two miles north of Barnegat Bay, New Jersey, Sunday afternoon. Watchstanders at Sector Delaware Bay received a report from a Sea Tow employee at 2:58 p.m. that a recreational boat had allided with a second boat that had run aground, causing injuries to one of... Read more →


“Universal” Background Checks Aren’t as Universally Popular as You’ve Been Led to Believe

NRA-ILA Advocates of so-called “universal” background checks constantly cite their own polling data to claim that the vast majority of Americans support these measures. But, when these measures have actually been presented to voters, support is nothing close to universal. Take for example the background check ballot initiatives on the 2016 ballots in Maine and Nevada. o Everytown for Gun... Read more →


Gloucester Township PD Impaired Driving Enforcement Crackdown

Gloucester Township NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)-- Police To Participate In Impaired Driving Enforcement Crackdown As Part Of National Campaign During Labor Day The Gloucester Township Police Department is gearing up to participate in the 2019 “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Statewide Labor Day Crackdown enforcement campaign. GTPD was awarded a grant to increase DWI patrols which begins August 16, 2019 and... Read more →


10 Popular Board Games Of The 90s

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 19, 2019)--If you grew up in the 90s then you must have a lot of memories of playing out in the sun, in the mud, probably barefoot not caring about the latest smartphones with high tech and multi feature digital games. It was a good period to grow up in, just before technology and the internet took over the... Read more →


A Night with Janis Joplin

(Philadelphia, PA, August 15, 2019) (Gloucestercitynews.net) – Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of Rock ‘N’ Roll. In A Night with Janis Joplin, presented at the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus’ Merriam Theater on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 7:30 p.m., Tony Award® nominee Mary Bridget Davies and a remarkable cast take... Read more →


First-In-The-Nation Statewide Directive to Enforce NJ’s “Extreme Risk” Gun Safety Law Issued

TRENTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)– Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal today issued the nation’s first statewide directive to law enforcement implementing an “extreme risk” gun safety law. The directive, which applies to all 36,000 law enforcement officers in New Jersey, will make it easier for officers to keep firearms away from individuals who present a significant risk of harming themselves or others. Attorney... Read more →


*GLOUCESTER CITY: 11th Annual Art/Music Festival

September 28, 2019 Proprietor’s Park Jersey and King Streets, Gloucester City, NJ, 08030 Email gcarts2u@yahoo.com Phone-856-456-1462 Adult Art and Photography Contest Any Theme will be Accepted Professional and Non- Professionals Free to Enter Framed or Unframed Artwork accepted. Location-Proprietor’s Park, Jersey & King Streets, Gloucester City, NJ Open to any Adult from any community age 19 on up to Senior... Read more →


*18th Annual Heroes to Hero Run Oct. 12

18th Annual Heroes to Hero 5-K Run/Walk Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 9:00am A time to honor and remember Tom, Jim and John who gave their lives in the tragic house fire on July 4, 2002, Gloucester City, NJ. Join their firefighter brothers, family, and friends in a day of remembrance and celebration of their lives. $3,000 in cash and... Read more →


*Lend a Helping Hand to Charlie Huber, Every Little Bit Helps!!

Related: Chalie "The Clip" Closes His Shop After 54 Year Career GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Primo barber Chalie Huber, longtime owner Shapes 'N Forms, 110 S. Broadway, is currently undergoing chemotherapy in Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia for Leukemia. Needless to say, Chalie's business and livelihood will suffer greatly. His barber chair looks so empty without his faithful customers who call Chalie a... Read more →


American Legion WS #8: North Dakota over North Carolina 4-1

By Jeremy Field In a game with plenty of opportunities for both teams, it was Fargo, N.D., Post 2 which capitalized in a 4-1 victory over Randolph County, N.C., Post 45. The offenses were busy early in this one with constant chances for both teams. It only took three batters for Fargo to make an impact in the top of... Read more →


Gloucester Twp. PD Community Bulletin: Job Opportunity- Part-Time Crossing Guard

Job Opportunity: Part Time School Crossing Guard Applicant must have the ability to: Regulate and direct the movement of school children at a street intersection, paying particular attention to their safety. Must pass a criminal background check and maintain such security clearance throughout employment. Open to Gloucester Township Residents VACANCY FOR PART TIME HOURS (10 HRS PER WEEK) & ON... Read more →


Community Foundation of SJ Announces Transform Funding Opportunity; Awards Includes $100,000 in Funding

(Gloucestercitynews.net)--The Community Foundation of South Jersey is looking to support up to five South Jersey communities in applying to become a Transform South Jersey Heart & Soul Community. Community Heart & Soul is a model that strengthens the social, cultural and economic vibrancy of communities by empowering residents to inform community development and shape the future based on what matters... Read more →


New Border Wall Project Completed in San Diego

Courtesy Photo U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Public Affairs - Visual Communications Division WASHINGTON (Gloucestercitynews.net)– On August 9, 2019, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), completed construction on approximately 14 miles of new border wall system in U.S. Border Patrol’s (USBP) San Diego Sector in California. This project,... Read more →