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  1. Woodbury's Colonial Diner has first new owners in 37 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Chef George Ragos has partnered with the Chris Kolovos, the owner of Lucien's in Berlin , and Kolovos' father-in-law Jimmy Poulos to purchase and revitalize the iconic Woodbury eatery. "I went to school in New Orleans, then worked for Emeril Lagasse for a couple years at Commander's Palace," Ragos said.

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  2. Inspira Medical Center Woodbury staff elects new officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Gloucester County Times

    For the term 2015-2017, James M. Bonner, D.O., has been elected president of the 550-member medical staff for Inspira Medical Center Woodbury. Bruce A. Monaghan, M.D., will serve as the vice president.

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  3. Rite Aid's 'soft opening' at former pharmacy site welcomed by Woodbury shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NJ.com

    The Rite Aid along Broad Street, in Woodbury, held their first day of business at the new property during a "soft opening" on Feb. 26, 2015. (Greg Adomaitis The signage for the former Rite Aid along Broad Street at Barber Avenue comes down around 7:30 a.m. on Feb. 26, 2015.

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  4. Don't trash recycling: Compliance goes soft and incineration returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Post-gazette.com

    ... is important not only for Pittsburgh's numbers but also the nation's. Recycling grew rapidly after 1980, when Woodbury, N.J., became the first U.S. city to make it mandatory. But the rate of growth has slowed in the past decade, the Environmental ...

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  5. Former Woodbury employee charged in $50K city hall theft released on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NJ.com

    Kathryn Pierson, 33, of Pitman, returned home shortly after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, following her afternoon arrest at the Woodbury Heights municipal building, where she is employed as the diversified utility and payroll clerk for the borough's water and sewer department. A woman who answered the phone at Woodbury Heights borough hall stated Pierson had not come in to work Wednesday.

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  6. Charges filed in Woodbury city hall theft after former tax collector turns self inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY -- The city's former tax collector has been charged with the theft of approximately $50,000 in cash from city hall , according to a statement from her attorney. Kathryn Pierson, 33, of Pitman, who is the current tax collector of Woodbury Heights, reportedly turned herself in to Woodbury police Tuesday afternoon, and was subsequently charged in the thefts, said her attorney, Christopher Manganello.

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  7. Gloucester County Democrats collecting for Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries food pantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Jersey Journal

    Gloucester County Democratic Headquarters, 27 S. Broad St., Woodbury, will be the drop-off site for non-perishables being collected throughout the year for the Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries Food Pantry. Organized among various churches in Woodbury, Woodbury Heights, West Deptford, Wenonah, Westville, National Park and Deptford, the Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries, Inc. was founded by clergy and lay leaders to cooperate in local ministries beyond the resources of any one of their faith communities.

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  8. Bob Shryock: Nahida Albadri's food pantry dream realized in WenonahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Wenonah's Memorial Presbyterian Church in her memory at noon today after the morning worship service. Nahida, 58, a Woodbury resident and nearly life-long member and deacon of the historic Mantua Avenue church, passed away last November. The brand ...

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  9. Much still unknown to public regarding Woodbury city hall theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY -- Four months after Woodbury officials first became aware of the $50,000 theft of tax and utility funds from city hall, and nearly two months after they publicly acknowledged it , details regarding what happened and how largely remain unknown by the public. "The investigation is still ongoing," has been the common refrain from officials, including city administrator Michael Theokas, who on Friday maintained that the city's silence is needed while police, assisted by the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office and the N.J. Department of Community Affairs , conduct their work.

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  10. NJ Man Indicted On Murder Charge In Girlfriend's Stabbing DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | CBS Local

    ... most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [] WOODBURY, N.J. (AP) - A southern New Jersey man accused of fatally stabbing his girlfriend last year has been indicted on murder ...

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  11. Poll: Should residents be allowed to keep chickens in residential areas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NJ.com

    After an anonymous complaint alerted city officials to a Woodbury couple who has been raising chickens as pets in their backyard, the residents are now attempting to change the current zoning law prohibiting the fowl from residential districts . For the past seven years, the Jessica and Paul Ferguson have been raising chickens in their backyard on South American Street.

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  12. Poll: Would you want to work as a delivery driver?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... Dan Galda said last week regarding robberies as he provided a tour of Deptford while at work. Two stickups in Woodbury earlier this month involved a Victory driver and another from a Westville pizza place. Arrested in connection with the incident ...

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  13. 5 things you need to know about Gloucester County's newest freeholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | NJ.com

    ... (Photo provided) Gloucester County residents, meet your newest freeholder. Jim Jefferson, a father of three from Woodbury, was sworn into the vacant seat on Wednesday night after being appointed by county Democrats to replace former Freeholder Adam ...

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  14. 'This is the coldest' -- N.J. outdoors workers fighting the frigid feelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | NJ.com

    Denise O'Conner of Woodbury works as a crossing guard for the city's police department. She was outside Friday morning in temperatures that felt like -17 degrees.

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  15. Woodbury Rite Aid sets opening date at former Walgreens siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Gloucester County Times

    Workers from the Philadelphia-based Street Light Signs company were installing the lettering for the new Rite Aid location in Woodbury on Feb. 20, 2015. (Greg Adomaitis Letters for the new Rite Aid signage await installation during Friday's bitter cold by Philadelphia-based Street Light Signs company workers, Feb. 20, 2015.

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  16. Woodbury man sought by Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office for credit card fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY -- A Woodbury man is wanted by the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office for failure to appear in Superior County on credit card fraud charges. Kenneth E. Bergman, 36, of Leeds Place in Woodbury, failed to appear for sentencing at Gloucester County Superior Court on third degree charges of fraudulent use of credit cards.

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  17. All bawk no bite: Woodbury residents fighting to keep chickens at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Gloucester County Times

    Woodbury resident Jessica Ferguson discusses her and her husband's hopes that city council will amend a zoning ordinance counting chickens among livestock prohibited from residential neighborhoods. She stands next to the chicken coop the couple keep in their backyard on South American Street, Feb. 19, 2015.

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  18. Food delivery drivers weigh risks, rewards following Woodbury stickupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Jersey Journal

    ... of some heinous crimes in South Jersey . Following the armed robberies of two out-of-town drivers coming into Woodbury, drivers, bosses and police say there are ways to avoid becoming a victim, but it comes with the territory. "That's when the risk ...

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  19. Johnna L. Wentz, 48, of Mickleton, wanted by the Gloucester County Prosecutor's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Jersey Journal

    Johnna L. Wentz, 48, of East Greenwich Township, is being sought by the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office after failing to appear in Superior Court in Woodbury for a hearing on shoplifting and prescription drug possession charges on Feb. 2, 2015, prosecutors say. An East Greenwich Township woman is being sought by authorities after failing to appear at a Superior Court hearing on shoplifting an prescription drug possession charges, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

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  20. Victory Chinese Food's delivery route in Deptford, Feb. 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Jersey Journal

    A Victory Chinese Food delivery car sits out front of the Deptford location on Feb. 5, 2015. A Victory employee and Westville pizza shop worker were both victims of stickups in Woodbury on Feb. 3 and 4, respectively.

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