Gloucester County Newswire

Gloucester County Newswire

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  1. Westville woman sought for skipping court on drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NJ.com

    WOODBURY - The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office is looking for a Westville woman who failed to appear for a pre-arraignment meeting regarding a charge of illegal possession of Oxycodone. Karen A. Holland, 38, of Shetland Way, is described as 5 feet 4 inches tall, 140 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.

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  2. Pope's recognition of crime victims worthy | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... and the pope's "advance men" - if that's the correct term for Vatican aides who set up his travel. But a Gloucester County activist has raised an interesting thought about one scheduled activity: If the pope can talk to prison inmates at ...

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  3. N.J. dig uncovers trove of Revolutionary War artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... a dozen members to help out with the excavation at Red Bank, which sits on the Delaware River in the small Gloucester County town of National Park. "I had never heard of them and I wasn't sure what to expect, but I was pleasantly surprised," said ...

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  4. Washington Twp. employee indicted on charges he falsified probation recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY - A Washington Township employee was indicted last week on charges he lied about community service hours performed by a township resident. A grand jury handed up the charges against Kenneth Patrone, 52 of Washington Township, more than a year after he was officially charged by Washington Township police with third-degree tampering with public records and fourth-degree falsifying or tampering with records , according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

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  5. Gloucester County presents 15th annual Women s Health SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    The 15th annual Gloucester County Women's Health Summit will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Gloucester County Institute of Technology, 1800 Tanyard Road in Deptford Township.

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  6. A tasteful way to support student scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    Rowan College at Gloucester County's Wine & Chocolate Tasting on Friday, Sept. 25, will make sipping and sampling a tasteful way to support student scholarships.

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  7. New Gloucester County Goodwill donation center openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    The nonprofit organization's newest location will be open Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Gently used clothing, accessories, household goods, toys, books, computers, home medical equipment and other items will be accepted, the organization said.

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  8. North Jersey doctor saves boy from drowning in Wildwood Crest poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A North Jersey doctor is being called a hero for rescuing a 3-year-old boy who was found face down in a Wildwood Crest condo swimming pool. Wildwood Crest Police say Dr. Jonathan O'Brien was swimming at the Stockton Beach House and noticed the the Gloucester County boy, pulled him out of the pool and began performing CPR.

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  9. Local Beat: A Legal Battle is Brewing in Franklin TownshipRead the original story

    Thursday | NJ News Commons

    ... OPRA REQUEST WAS DENIED William Cleary of CNBNews filed a lawsuit in Superior Court on Monday against Gloucester County Clerk Kathleen Jentsch, who serves as the Records Custodian for the City of Gloucester. Cleary alleges that Jentsch violated the ...

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  10. Surveying nature's wonders from the garden | Gloucester County Nature ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    Today, I'm just staying in one place for an hour or so, admiring my wife's garden and watching to see what turns up. I have a couple of squirrels to keep me company.

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  11. Gloucester County police make 95 overdose rescues in 1 year with NarcanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | NJ.com

    WOODBURY - The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office on Wednesday announced that municipal police departments had reversed 95 overdoses in the past year using Narcan, the anti-opioid medication used to revive overdose victims. "Police officers throughout Gloucester County are saving lives," said Gloucester County Prosecutor Sean F. Dalton in a prepared statement.

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  12. HSE test prep sessions available at RCGCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Jersey Journal

    The Division of Continuing Education at Rowan College at Gloucester County is providing a free High School Equivalency Diploma preparation class starting Monday, Oct. 5. Classes meet Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The HSE program is designed to prepare adults who have not completed a formal high school curriculum to take the new Test Assessing Secondary Completion exam to earn their New Jersey high school diploma. The class will help students improve their reading, writing, mathematics and computer skills.

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  13. Dr. Ben Carson's views belong in different era; Widen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Jersey Journal

    ... backward today as the Pioneer Fund's views looked years ago. A lack of supermarket variety seems to be a Gloucester County problem. I live in the Glassboro/Pitman area, and have three supermarkets nearby. But they are all ShopRite. Please do not ...

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  14. Have a spot of tea at a 'Downton Abbey'-style tea partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Gloucester County Times

    In honor of the 250th birthday of the Gloucester County Historical Society Museum's Hunter Lawrence Jessup House, and tying in with the museum's current exhibit, Gloucester Abbey: Downton Style Fashions, the museum announces that it will host a Downton Style Tea on Saturday, Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. Call 856-848-8531 for reservation, seating is limited. Tickets are $25 per person.

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  15. Louisiana man indicted in sex assault of N.J. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    WOODBURY - A Louisiana man has been indicted on charges that he sexually assaulted an elderly woman in July, then threatened to kill her if she reported the crime, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. David C. Thomas, 38, of Broussard, Louisiana, is accused of attacking the 83-year-old victim in her Glassboro apartment on July 23, sexually assaulting her twice and breaking four of her ribs.

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  16. New Jersey Reports First Equine EEE Case of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Horse

    A 2-year-old Gloucester County mare is the first reported case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis for New Jersey in 2015. "Horse owners need to be vigilant in vaccinating their animals against diseases spread by mosquitoes," said New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher.

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  17. First N.J. case of Equine Encephalitis reported in Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | NJ.com

    A horse in Gloucester County has been the first in the state to be diagnosed with Eastern Equine Encephalitis - a mosquito-borne illness - this year. The two-year-old mare had not been vaccinated against the disease and was humanely euthanized on Aug. 25, according to the New Jersey Department of Agriculture.

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  18. Gloucester County horse contracts encephalitis, is euthanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Jersey Journal

    A 2-year-old Gloucester County filly is the first reported case in 2015 of Eastern Equine Encephalitis , a serious, mosquito-borne illness in horses. The horse had not been vaccinated against EEE was humanely euthanized on Aug. 25. "Horse owners need to be vigilant in vaccinating their animals against diseases spread by mosquitoes," said New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher.

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  19. Wanted in South Jersey: Donald Williams Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Patch.com

    Donald L. Williams Jr, 24, of Deptford, is wanted by the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office for failure to appear in Superior Court, Woodbury on June 15 for a status conference hearing on conspiracy, burglary and theft charges. Williams, AKA Tillman Wright, is described as 5'6", 145 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.

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  20. South Jersey Times girls cross-country Teams to Watch in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Gloucester County Times

    COUNTRY TEAMS TO WATCH Clearview The Pioneers look like one of the state's best in Group 4, returning most of their top runners from a team that finished second to Shawnee for the South Jersey sectional title and won the Gloucester County Championships. Led by Kaitlin Donahue , Julia Rothstein and Emily Schaeffer .

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