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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 →

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 →

Olympic Veterans Dominate Contest at Mars Essex Horse Trials

Boyd Martin wins Preliminary Essex Division and Will Coleman Leads Advanced Division Heading Into Cross Country Far Hills, New Jersey - Gloucestercitynews.net)-June 22, 2019 - What a difference a day makes! After several days of rain, weather conditions improved immensely for the first day of competition at the 2019 Mars... Read more →

Philadelphia Union Sign Forward Andrew Wooten

German-American forward signs with Philadelphia following stellar 17-goal campaign for Germany’s SV Sandhausen in 2018-19 CHESTER, Pa. (June 20, 2019) – Philadelphia Union today announced that the club has signed forward Andrew Wooten (pronounced: VOO-ten). Formerly of Germany’s SV Sandhausen, Wooten was signed using Targeted Allocation Money. He will be... Read more →

Israeli Tween’s Transatlantic Trek for Top-Notch CareLeads to Blythedale Children’s Hospital in NY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Gloucestercitynews.net)--The excruciating pain for 12-year-old Eliya was so unbearable, that her screams woke up her sleeping family. This was September 2018 in Jerusalem, Israel. Eliya was diagnosed with spondylolisthesis, a spinal disorder causing slippage of the vertebrae. Eliya experienced severe back pain and progressive weakness in her... Read more →

Could E-Scooters Revolutionize Transport in Philadelphia?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--In a growing number of US cities, including Washington DC, Baltimore, and Los Angeles, electric scooters or e-scooters are becoming an increasingly common sight. These small and energy-efficient vehicles are perfect for personal transportation through cities and other urban environments. They are the perfect personal vehicle for these... Read more →

Healthcare for Athletes: Six Ways To Recover From An Injury

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 19, 2019)--Whether you’re a professional athlete, or simply someone who takes sport and physical fitness very seriously, suffering an injury can be debilitating and devastating. Not only can it leave you unable to train or compete, but you could also find yourself limited with regards to your daily activities... 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 →

GUEST OPINION: Left Leaning Voices Question Democrats’ Anti-Gun Proposals, Fervor

Don’t Say They Didn’t Warn You: SUPPORT NRA-ILA If the 2020 Democrat presidential primary is any indication, that party’s base and donor class will accept nothing less from their nominee than commitments to sweeping gun control. And the contenders appear happy to accommodate them. No one doubts that the political... Read more →

Bethlehem Steel FC and Saint Louis FC to meet for the first time since 2017

CHESTER, Pa. (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 15, 2019) – Bethlehem Steel FC (3-7-4) looks to regain momentum when it hosts Saint Louis FC (5-2-4) at La Salle University’s McCarthy Stadium this Saturday night. The Steel have been in a rough run of form lately, but Head Coach Brendan Burke said that he... Read more →

NASCAR Coming to Mars Essex Horse Trials Country Weekend!

Far Hills, New Jersey - (Gloucestercitynews.net)--June 13, 2019 - NASCAR is racing to the MARS Essex Horse Trials Country Weekend! The MARS No. 18 M&M'S® Toyota will be featured on Saturday at the Horse & Horsepower Car Show during the event that runs, June 21-23, at historic Moorland Farm in... Read more →

Drive FORE! A Good Cause

Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice to Host Annual Golf Tournament on June 24 Marlton, NJ – Drive “FORE! A Good Cause,” the Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice Annual Golf Tournament, presented by The Richardson Family Dealerships, will take place on Monday, June 24. The 18-hole scramble- format tournament, held at Little Mill... Read more →

Get them moving before kindergarten:

Researchers find physical activity in preschool years can affect future heart health Newswise — Physical activity in early childhood may have an impact on cardiovascular health later in life, according to new research from McMaster University, where scientists followed the activity levels of hundreds of preschoolers over a period of... Read more →

Camden Diocesan Soccer Cup

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 10, 2019)--The Diocese of Camden’s first-ever Soccer Cup will take place on Saturday, June 15 from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., at Saint Augustine Preparatory School in Richland, sponsored by the diocesan offices of Hispanic Ministry, and Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministries. Come for a day of family... 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 →

Five Members Of Violent Newark Drug Enterprise Indicted

On Racketeering And Murder Charges Alleged Enterprise Leader Charged with Three Murders NEWARK, N.J. – Five alleged members of a large-scale narcotics enterprise were charged for their respective roles in several murders, firearms offenses and conspiracy to distribute illegal drugs, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced today. Michael Healy, 38, of... Read more →

MLS All-Star voting update: Vote Union

The Boys in Blue need your help to go to Disney World and represent MLS at the 2019 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target! (Gloucestercitynews.net)--With nearly two weeks of fan voting taken place for the 2019 MLS All-Star Game Fan XI presented by Target, MLSSoccer.com has shown off the top... Read more →

Saint Mary (Rutherford) 4 Gloucester Catholic 3

St. Mary's celebrates winning the Non-Parochial B State Title (Gloucestercitynews.net photo credit) HAMILTON TOWNSHIP --(Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 6, 2019)--Saint Mary’s won the Non Parochial B State Title, Thursday night, defeating Gloucester Catholic the reigning two time champions at Veterans Park, Hamilton Township. St. Mary's pitcher Kenny Quijano held the high scoring Rams... Read more →

Pennsylvania Game Commission to Implement Auditor General's Recommendation

HARRISBURG, PA - (Gloucestercitynews.net) (May 30, 2019)--The state Auditor General’s office today released findings from its recent audit of the Pennsylvania Game Commission. The audit did not reveal the misappropriation of any funds, but identified a number of procedures the Game Commission can strengthen to ensure sound and transparent fiscal... Read more →

Two -Time Reigning State Champion Gloucester Catholic to Defend Title Wednesday at 7PM

The Rams won the South Non-Public B Title last week beating Trenton Catholic 10-0 (CNBNews photo credit Bruce Darrow UPDATE : Game moved to Thursday June 6 at 7pM GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net) (June 4, 2019) Gloucester Catholic (20-5 will face St. Mary Rutherford (20-9) Wednesday night at 7 PM... Read more →

Nick Paciorek Set for the MLB Draft to Take Place in New Jersey

Nick Paciorek Northwestern University relief pitcher By Raymond Rolak | CNBNews Sports Evanston, IL-- Having to learn a new position in a team sport is extremely difficult. Learning to switch from catcher to pitcher is extra complicated. Nick Paciorek is making that jump in leaps and bounds as he surely... 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 →