Gloucester County Newswire

Gloucester County Newswire

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  1. N.J. man gets 10 years for sexually assaulting childRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY - A Williamstown man was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison after admitting that he sexually assaulted a child in West Deptford Township, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. Brandon Albrecht, 29, pleaded guilty in November to first-degree sexual assault of a child under age 13 on Nov. 1, 2013.

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  2. Accused drug dealer charged in man's death is denied lower bail, againRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NJ.com

    WOODBURY - A judge refused to lower bail on Friday for a Camden man accused of providing the heroin that resulted in a Woolwich Township resident's 2014 overdose death, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office has announced. This is the second time Judge Robert Becker has denied a request to reduce bail for Joshua L. Rodriguez, 23. The suspected drug dealer has been held on $500,000 bail since his arrest in December of 2014.

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  3. Gcit Hosa students place at regional health competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Gloucester County Times

    The final weekend of January was a winning one for students at the Gloucester County Institute of Technology . Students from the school's HOSA Future Health Professionals Club traveled to the Southern New Jersey Regional Conference to compete in health-related competitions like medical terminology and prepared speaking.

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  4. Black History Month offers family events for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Gloucester County Times

    ... program is free and open to the public. Mom Mae's Economy by A. Ka will be on display at Rowan College of Gloucester County's Black History Art Show. DEPTFORD TWP. - Eight illustrious artists will bring their distinctive, elegant works to Rowan ...

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  5. N.J. cop who arrested assemblyman fighting back after being firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gloucester County Times

    ... County to "ensure a fair and impartial trial." All charges against Moriarty were dropped in 2013 after the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office ruled a video recording of DiBuonaventura's pursuit and arrest of Moriarty proved the DWI and related ...

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  6. Pet Savers holds fundraiser at Masso's in GlassboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    ... ission is to address the root cause of animal over population using spay/neuter, education and training in Gloucester County and the surrounding areas.

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  7. High school graduation rates in Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    New Jersey's high school graduation rate continued to climb in 2015 with nearly 90 percent of students graduating on time. The graduation rate is measured by the number of students who started high school in fall of 2011 and finished by summer 2015 in each school or district.

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  8. Want more people to vote on school bonds? Don't vote in March, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    With three Gloucester County school districts set to vote on millions of dollars in capital projects on March 8, two local officials are asking the question: Why aren't school bond votes held in November? Kingsway Regional, along with the Deptford and Monroe township school districts, will hold bond referendum elections March 8. In keeping with current regulations, all three districts will keep the polls open for a minimum of five hours, and voting will close at 9 p.m. General elections, meanwhile, close at 8 p.m. - a discrepancy that some officials say makes people less likely to vote.

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  9. N.J. cop acquitted of misconduct in lawmaker's arrest fired, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    ... lying during an internal affairs investigation, but he appealed the decision and was later reinstated by a Gloucester County Superior Court judge. If DiBuonaventura appeals his current termination, the charges that were hashed out over months of ...

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  10. Clayton to celebrate the life of its Mr. ClaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Philly.com

    In all the years Gene Costill was an elected official in Clayton, including five terms as mayor in the 1960s and '70s, he had a model, he said - his grandfather Elwood Costill, the little Gloucester County borough's second mayor. "All my life, I've looked back at what he did and how he was able to accomplish what he did, and I figured, 'Well, I've got to do something,' " he said.

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  11. See the top PARCC scores for Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NJ.com

    GLOUCESTER COUNTY -- Here are the top schools and districts in grades 3 though 11 for math and language arts categories in Gloucester County for the PARCC exams. The PARCC test results placed students in five categories.

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  12. N.J. off-duty cop and bystander save man's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NJ.com

    ... opioid antidotes more than 170 times since introducing Narcan in 2014. Since Narcan was distributed to Gloucester County law enforcement agencies, there have been at least 95 overdose reversals , according to the county prosecutor's office, with ...

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  13. Heroin, cocaine seized in Paulsboro drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Jersey Journal

    ... intent to distribute, failure to deliver CDS to law enforcement and possession of drug paraphernalia. The Gloucester County SWAT Team, the East Greenwich Township K-9 unit and the Gloucester County gangs, guns and narcotics unit assisted in the ...

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  14. Glassboro wins Gloucester County Mock Trial CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gloucester County Times

    Glassboro High School's Mock Trial Team won the Gloucester County championship. On Feb. 4, they will compete in the Southern Regional Mock Trial Championship.

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  15. Chabad of Gloucester County holding opening registration for Hebrew SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gloucester County Times

    Early registration for 2017 Hebrew School classes is being held. There is a growing number of Jewish families in Gloucester County looking for a place to educate their children.

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  16. Chabad of G.C. offers six-week program - 'The Jewish Course of Why'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gloucester County Times

    Gloucester County is turning into a mini-melting pot of diverse cultures. There is a growing Jewish population in the county and Chabad of Gloucester County feels it is important to open its doors to people who are curious to learn about the difference and similarities to generate a better understanding of its neighbors.

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  17. Pothole Reports EncouragedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Reminder

    ... r potholes found on county roads call these phone numbers for the county: Cumberland County: 856-453-2192; Gloucester County: 800-768-4653; and Salem County: 856-769-0453.

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  18. Sweeney: Atlantic County should buy A.C. water utilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Philly.com

    ... boards to promote his plans for North Jersey casinos and Atlantic City intervention. "If this was Gloucester County, we would try to refinance, to try to help finance to end the fight with Borgata. They can't borrow, but the county can." "What ...

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  19. Mantua Township Committee appoints new committeewomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... Management in Mantua, who merged with Hanco Property Management, a family business for 30 years in Gloucester County. Lukens has spent the past eight years serving on the Mantua Township School Board, and has served as the board's vice president. ...

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  20. Want to be a Washington Twp. cop? Here's how to applyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Gloucester County Times

    WASHINGTON TWP. - Police in the Gloucester County town are taking applications for new officers, the department has announced on social media .

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