Gloucester County Newswire

Gloucester County Newswire

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  1. NJ firefighter took a break from vacation to help deliver a babyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... a woman was in labor, a release from the department said. Drangula is also a part-time member of the Gloucester county EMS. Working with a sheriff's officer who was also on vacation at the time, Drangula helped with the delivery process until ...

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  2. Murder defendant previously thrown out of court is detained during 3rd hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The detention hearing for a murder suspect - which was postponed a second time after his outburst in court toward a news photographer last week - finally happened on Tuesday. Anthony Kille, 20, was ordered detained on the murder charge that he killed Davontae Randall, 21, at a family party in Paulsboro last month, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office said.

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  3. Veterans honored at annual picnic in Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jersey Journal

    The rain could not stop 34th Annual Veterans Picnic from happening at the Gloucester County 4H Fairgrounds in Mullica Hill recently. The event which honors veterans from different eras and walks of life was open to the public as they enjoyed the presence and company of musical guests, information tables, and free food/drinks On June 6, 1984, the idea of the picnic was originated by Paul & Bernadette Blackstock to honor JP Blackstock, Paul's father and a World War II veteran.

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  4. Glassboro's Ballier repeats as Gloucester County champion; Washington Township wins team titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NJ.com

    The Glassboro senior captured her second consecutive Gloucester County Girls Tennis Tournament championship Sunday night with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over second-seeded Ashley Pearson of Delsea . that you can do this.

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  5. Volunteer Fair helps students make a difference on and around campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | The Whit

    ... organizers. Represented organizations included Volunteers of America, Robins' Nest, Family Promise of Gloucester County, Samaritan Food Bank of Glassboro, Bancroft and many more. This effort seemed to resonate well with the students in attendance, ...

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  6. Youth hockey coach pleads guilty in child sex abuse case A youth ice...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | York Dispatch

    ... Walter Ferinden, of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, was arrested in 2017 on charges that he abused a child in Gloucester County in 1994, and another victim in Burlington County in 1992. Under Thursday's plea agreement, which covers the cases in both ...

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  7. NJ firefighter charged with setting fire he helped put outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... ieve in something, even if it means getting arrested." According to his Facebook page, Hesser attended the Gloucester County Fire Academy and was a former special vehicle mechanic for the U.S. Air Force at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

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  8. Anybody home? 'Do not knock' registry coming to South Jersey town.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Philly.com

    Washington Township Council has adopted an ordinance that allows residents to sign up for a Do Not Knock registry to prohibit canvassing at their homes in the Gloucester County community. Residents in a South Jersey community may soon have a way to opt out from random knocks from sometimes pesky solicitors who go from door-to-door canvassing neighborhoods peddling everything from cookware, cosmetics, windows and siding, to energy.

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  9. Youth hockey coach pleads guilty in child sex abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | New Jersey Herald

    A youth ice hockey coach accused of sexually abusing multiple children in two states has pleaded guilty to crimes in New Jersey. NJ.com reports 57-year-old Walter Ferinden, of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, was arrested in 2017 on charges that he abused a child in Gloucester County in 1994, and another victim in Burlington County in 1992.

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  10. Hockey coach admits abusing kids in 2 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The Jersey Journal

    A youth ice hockey coach accused of abusing multiple children in two states has pleaded guilty to crimes in New Jersey. Walter W. Ferinden, 57, of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, was arrested in 2017 on charges that he abused a child in Gloucester County in 1994, and another victim in Burlington County in 1992 .

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  11. Drunken driver pleads guilty in Rowan student's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The Jersey Journal

    Derrick D. Gilliam is led out of the Glassboro Police Station by a Gloucester County sheriff's officer, on April 12, 2013, following his arrest. The drunken driver accused of killing a Rowan University student in 2013 has pleaded guilty to a vehicular homicide charge.

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  12. Phillies legend sells N.J. mansion for $687KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The Jersey Journal

    ... played for the team from 2000 to 2014, making three all-star teams. Located on a private cul-de-sac in the Gloucester County borough, the brick home has an open floor plan that has a "dramatic entry featuring a two-story foyer with marble flooring ...

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  13. Around the country, incomes are rising. In Philly, they're falling.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Philly.com

    ... County - showed a slight decrease in median household income, a decline of 0.3 percent. In New Jersey, Gloucester County saw a 13.5 percent increase in median household income, while poverty dropped 1.4 percentage points to 6.2 percent, the largest ...

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  14. It's a fad. It's dangerous, and police just want kids to stop doing itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Jersey Journal

    ... seeing a lot of discussions about "swerving" on community pages. Lt. Flatley said several residents in the Gloucester County community reached out to the department about the packs of young bikers potentially getting in the way of drivers or hurting ...

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  15. Gloucester County remembers those lost in 9/11 PHOTOS)Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | The Jersey Journal

    Residents and officials gather Tuesday morning in Mantua to mark the Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the United States during Gloucester County's annual Patriot Day ceremony.

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  16. Teachers union president: These PARCC reforms prioritize learning, not testing | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | NJ.com

    ... udents to take that step. Marie Blistan is a teacher of students with special needs in Washington Township Gloucester County, and president of the New Jersey Education Association.

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  17. Gloucester County's Patriot Day Ceremony scheduled for Sept. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | NJ.com

    The Annual Gloucester County Patriot Day Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at 8:30 a.m. at the 9/11 Memorial at the Place of Reflection, inside Chestnut Branch Park on Main Street in Mantua.

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  18. First Alert: Rainy Weekend May Trigger More FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | NBC Philadelphia

    We start this Saturday morning off with very steady rain and much cooler temperatures. NBC10's First Alert Weather meteorologist Krystal Klei lets us know about the continuous rain that is heading our way over the next few days.

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  19. N.J., no thanks to Trump, is working to protect drinking water | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... the air, the registry says. Locally, these chemicals were detected in the Delaware River watershed in Gloucester County in 2010, according to the Delaware Riverkeeper Network . Earlier this year, the state Department of Environmental Protection ...

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  20. N.J. is now the first state to set standards for this dangerous chemicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | NJ.com

    ... younger than one. ( Nearly a decade after a polymer producer stopped using a toxic chemical at its Gloucester County plant, New Jersey is finally creating new rules to keep water in the affected areas safe to drink. New Jersey has become the first ...

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