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  1. United Way of Gloucester County names Quinton resident as executive directorRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    WEST DEPTFORD TWP. - The United Way of Gloucester County has named Michael Gower as its new executive director, replacing Jere Hoffner who retired last month.

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  2. Gateway High students headed to state Consumer Bowl competitionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The team, which won the Gloucester County title in February and the regional title at Burlington County College earlier this month, will go up against teams from Essex and Union counties in a competition that tests the students' knowledge of consumer issues.

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  3. Work on dam cuts off businessRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Journal

    ... -- a bar, two salons and a certified public accountant-- say they're taking it on the chin after Gloucester County crews closed Clayton Road, near Scotland Run Park, in the fall. "This is a bad time for this road to be closed," said Pat Daily, ...

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  4. Christie continues pitch for pension reformRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... get done" without their consent. He described his relationship with Senate President Stephen Sweeney, a Gloucester County Democrat who joined the governor in supporting pension reform during Christie's first term, as "the most consistent partnership ...

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  5. Skydiver dies after landing in New Jersey yard during Easter egg huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Free Republic

    The Brooklyn man and veteran skydiver plummeted into a backyard when his parachute apparently failed to deploy properly at around 2 p.m. Sunday, according to the Gloucester County, N.J., Prosecutor's Office.

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  6. Skydiver killed; crash lands in backyard during egg huntRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | EMS1

    ... to move forward while descending. It is unclear whether the suit opened properly, according to the Gloucester County prosecutor's office. Its functionality will be investigated by federal authorities. "We seen him coming down. He was going around ...

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  7. Gloucester County Nature: Mustard greensRead the original story

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    ... the more you pick the better the world will be. And some field edges, especially in the southern part of Gloucester County, are likely to be covered with dense stands of garlic pennycress, a.k.a. roadside pennycress (Thlaspi alliacium). This is a ...

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  8. Asking celebrities to the prom is all about publicity: Jim SixRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... that Justin Bieber hadn't responded to him, but says that he is still a fan. ((File Photo by Jesse Bair/Gloucester County Times)) In York, Pa., a kid has been suspended from his high school for asking Miss America to the prom. She was at the school ...

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  9. Worker at Red Bank Battlefield discovers Gloucester County records from 1896Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    Bryan Bonfiglio, a board member of the Gloucester County Historical Society reads from a book of records from the Gloucester County Almshouse dating back to 1896, at the Gloucester County Historical Society Library, in Woodbury, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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  10. BriefsRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Journal

    Gloucester County area a low-cost opportunity to be a part of a summer theater production as performers and behind-the-scenes crew. This summer's ...

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  11. Sad end for a man who loved skydivingRead the original story

    Monday | Philly.com

    ... Shenker, as he had hundreds of times before, boarded a plane with Freefall Adventures in Williamstown, Gloucester County. He was wearing a "wing suit" that skydivers use to create a gliding experience before deploying a parachute. The third time, ...

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  12. Gloucester County distracted driving student video contest winners to be announcedRead the original story

    Monday | The Jersey Journal

    ... prizes including savings bonds and gift certificates to stores and sports events. Students with a valid Gloucester County student ID can also win a an iPad as a door prize. The contest is sponsored by the county Highway Safety Task Force, a ...

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  13. Rowan's Tony Lisa to step down as head swim coachRead the original story

    Monday | The Gloucester County Times

    ... straight New Jersey Athletic Conference titles with the women from 1991-99, and has been inducted into the Gloucester County and Salem County Sports Halls of Fame. Contact Chris Pawling at 856-686-3634 or cpawling@southjerseymedia.com

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  14. Washington Township Republicans to face primary as judge rules D'Orazio's petition validRead the original story

    Monday | The Jersey Journal

    The primary ballot in Washington Township's council race is finally set, after a Gloucester County judge ruled Council President Giancarlo D'Orazio and running mate Robert Maloney's petitions for office are valid.

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  15. Skydiver Who Died in South Jersey Sunday Had Over 350 JumpsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Patch.com

    The man who died in Washington Township after a skydiving accident was an experienced skydiver with over 350 jumps, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

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  16. GCIT baseball puts all three phases together to top KingswayRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2013 | The Jersey Journal

    Almost since the start of the season, Gloucester County Institute of Technology baseball coach John Marcucci has watched his pitchers be the most consistent part of his team but be let down multiple times by either the offense or defense.

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  17. Brooklyn Skydiver Dies After Wingsuit Fails to OpenRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | The New York Observer

    The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office told WPVI that Mr. Shenker was an experienced diver , with more than 350 jumps.

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  18. Skydiver falls into backyard, dies in accidentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Times Herald-Record

    ... man who landed in the backyard of a home after a skydiving accident in southern New Jersey has died. The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office says it's unclear whether the specialized parachute that Arkady Shenker was wearing during the jump around ...

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  19. Skydiver falls into backyard, dies in Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Albany Times Union

    ... man who landed in the backyard of a home after a skydiving accident in southern New Jersey has died. The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office says it's unclear whether the specialized parachute that Arkady Shenker was wearing during the jump around ...

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  20. Re: NJ Wrestlers Will Face No Charges For 'Lynching' Photo [VIDEO]Read the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | NewsOne

    ... "I don't know what they were thinking," said Loretta Winters , president of the N.A.A.C.P.'s chapter in Gloucester County. "Who hangs anybody by a noose? And points the hoodie into a tent to look like the Ku Klux Klan?" The Warren County ...

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