Gloucester County Newswire

Gloucester County Newswire

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  1. Clearview athlete returns to roots | Bob Shryock columnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    ... Harrison. (Photo provided) Bill "Peanut" Gaines, one of the most electrifying athletes ever to emerge from Gloucester County, visited his Harrison Township roots recently to share some of his personal memorabilia with the community's historical ...

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  2. Fatal crashes in NJ kill cyclist, driver's own wife - charges filedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    South Jersey prosecutors are pursuing death by auto charges against two drivers who were behind the wheel of cars that were involved in separate deadly crashes. In Gloucester County, a man was charged this week with causing the death of a 57-year-old woman and injuring her 62-year-old husband, who were struck while riding their bicycles last week.

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  3. Finding a new purpose for old land and robbing good-byes | Cheers and JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    Every Saturday on its editorial page, the South Jersey Times cheers those who make our area a better place in which to live and jeers those whose actions merit derision. CHEERS: To news that school violence in Gloucester County is on the decline.

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  4. Here's what one N.J. town is doing to combat litterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    ... Clean Communities program distributed $2.6 million in grants to counties for litter abatement last year. Gloucester County received nearly $161,000 in grants. When it comes to enforcement, the challenge is catching offenders in the act. Six people ...

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  5. Divided Pinelands panel OKs pipeline to cries of shame from foes, cheers from unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    ... along with newcomer Jane Jannarone, whom Cumberland County appointed in 2014, and Giuseppe "Joe" Chila, Gloucester County's appointee, who joined last year. Robert Hays, who was appointed last month by U.S. Secretary of the Interior, was the lone ...

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  6. Regional police intelligence hub opens in South JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    State legislators and officials from area prosecutor's offices and police departments joined state police Friday to officially open the Real Time Crime Center - South. The center, located at Rowan College at Gloucester County, is a tactical facility where South Jersey's law enforcement agencies will work together to develop a regional perspective on criminal activity, officials explained.

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  7. No injuries after fire at large Logan Twp. warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    Crews battled a blaze on the roof of a warehouse in Logan Township on Thursday night. The blaze was started by a cutting torch being used on the roof to cut openings for skylights, according to the county fire marshall's office.

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  8. Pitman's art scene is expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    Located smack in the middle of Gloucester County, the boundaries of the borough of Pitman span just over two square miles. But despite its minuscule size, Pitman is positioning itself as the county's epicenter of arts and culture.

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  9. And the winners are: Here are your picks for top high school musicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    ... Senior High School will present "Phantom of the Opera" from April 21 to 23 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10. Gloucester County : Deptford Township High School will present "Young Frankenstein" on March 2, 3 and 4 with showtimes starting at 7:30 p.m. ...

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  10. Williamstown man found guilty of murder in 2013 stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY -- A Gloucester County jury convicted a Williamstown man of murder Thursday for stabbing another man in 2013, according to the prosecutor's office. The stabbing was the result of a fight between Asa T. Jones, 35, and Tony Miles, 41, both of Williamstown, on Nov. 17, 2013, on Library Street in Monroe Township.

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  11. S. Jersey man convicted in '13 fatal stabbing of Williamstown man3 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    ... South Jersey man has been convicted in the 2013 fatal stabbing of another man during a fight in Gloucester County. Asa T. Jones, of Williamstown, was convicted Thursday of first-degree murder in the death of Tony Miles, 41, on Library Street in ...

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  12. Milestone goal is within reach | Bob Shryock columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    The six dancers are in place for the 2017 version of "Dancing With the Gloucester County Stars" and another milestone goal is within reach. The dancers have raised a staggering total of $1,742,040 in the event's first 11 years, and take aim on hitting the $2 million mark this year.

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  13. DRBA Commission Reorganizes; Elects Chair, Vice ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Cape May County Herald

    ... iver as a Pilot for the Pilots' Association of the Bay and River since 1989. Chairman Hogan, who serves as Gloucester County Clerk - a position he has held since 1998 - will be starting his fourth term as Chairman during his Commission tenure.

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  14. Jersey nurse hit by car was doing what she loved, with her loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Philly.com

    ... was training for an upcoming ride with her husband last week when they were hit by a car along Route 47 in Gloucester County, a family friend said. She died Monday at Cooper University Hospital. The Feb. 15 accident occurred on the southbound ...

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  15. Man convicted of selling heroin that led to overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY -- A Camden man was found guilty Wednesday of causing the death of a Logan Township man who died of a heroin overdose in 2014, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. A Gloucester County grand jury deliberated about four hours before convicting Joshua L. Rodriguez, 24, of first-degree strict liability for the death of 42-year-old Daniel Chakov.

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  16. Pinelands panel set to vote again on controversial pipeline projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Philly.com

    ... appointment Barr said he would "keep an open mind." If Barr votes yea and either Giuseppe "Joe" Chila, the Gloucester County appointee, or Jane Jannarone, Cumberland County's appointee, joins him and six others, the application would have the eight ...

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  17. Driver charged with death by auto after bicyclist diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Jersey Journal

    FRANKLIN TWP. -- A Monroeville man is now charged with death by auto after one of two bicyclists he hit with his car last week died on Monday, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

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  18. Woodbury businesses achieve major milestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    Gloucester County Board Freeholder Heather Simmons presented proclamations to three Woodbury businesses that have achieved major milestones in their business.

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  19. Freeholder honors 6 Paulsboro High art studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    Gloucester County Freeholder Jim Jefferson honored six Paulsboro High School art students who won the grand prize of $5,000 by participating in Evergreen's Packaging's Made My Milk Carton Construction Contest. The art students, along with their teacher Margaret LaDue, repurposed 274 milk cartons to create a serpent creature.

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  20. Glassboro's Mock Trial Team advances to regionalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    ... School in the first section of Regionals, held on Feb. 2. Prior to the Feb. 2 win, Glassboro became the Gloucester County Champions, for the second year in a row, when they won mock trials against Deptford, Delsea, Pitman, Washington Township, ...

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