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  1. A Hollywood boost for Pitman's downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... Morgey said. "But I hope the park will attract businesses and visitors downtown." In the 2.3-square-mile Gloucester County borough of 8,900, downtown's fortunes were dwindling, along with those of the theater, until about a decade ago. Things began ...

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  2. Columbia Gas receives state permit approval for Forks Township compressor projectRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... increased demand for natural gas. It includes 19 miles of new pipes in Chester County, Pennsylvania, and Gloucester County, New Jersey, as well as modifications to six Columbia facilities, including the one in Forks and another in Milford, Pike ...

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  3. Camden County man sentenced on drug, gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    WOODBURY - A Berlin man was sentenced to 8 years in prison on drug and weapons charges, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. Sills was stopped while driving in Glassboro in June 2013.

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  4. Rowan College at Gloucester County: People in Transition May workshop seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The Center for People in Transition at Rowan College at Gloucester County hosts a number of empowerment, legal and financial workshops during the month of May. All workshops are free and open to the public. Must be at least 18 years or older to register.

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  5. A Hollywood boost for Pitman's theater districtRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... Morgey said. "But I hope the park will attract businesses and visitors downtown." In the 2.3-square-mile Gloucester County borough of 8,900, downtown's fortunes were dwindling, along with those of the theater, until about a decade ago. Things began ...

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  6. Gloucester County Habitat for Humanity will construct two housing units this spring in WoodburyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NJ.com

    On Nov. 1, 2014 Gloucester County Habitat for Humanity became the owner of a parcel of land at 425 Allen St. in Woodbury. With the assistance of the Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Woodbury local officials, they were able to subdivide the lot and will construct two housing units on the site this spring.

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  7. Bob Shryock: Bill Bailey always believed there was a second shooter in RFK assassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Jersey Journal

    I keep running into people I worked with at Gloucester County College from 1980-85. One reminded me of a column I wrote in 1988 about a 6-foot-5 GCC law enforcement instructor, William A. Bailey, now deceased, who was among the school's earliest faculty hires in 1971 -- just three years after his close brush with history.

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  8. Search Continues for South Jersey Woman Missing Since 2002Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Patch.com

    The search for Tomiene "Meme" Jones and whoever was responsible for her disappearance remains a priority, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office said 13 years after the Harrison Township woman disappeared on April 18, 2002. A $10,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the disappearance of Jones, who police believe has been murdered.

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  9. Tennessee man indicted on Clayton assault, weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | NJ.com

    A Portland, Tenn., man is facing a number of weapons charges out of Clayton in February, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office announced Thursday. Chad E. Adkins, 37, has been formally indicted on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon causing bodily injury, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and unlawful possession of a weapon in connection with the alleged incident of Feb. 16 in the borough.

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  10. Paulsboro native was killed in Germany during World War II | Gloucester County Wall of HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | NJ.com

    ... laid to rest at the Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands. The Wall of Heroes honors the Gloucester County men and women who were killed in action or are missing in action while serving in the U.S. military protecting our freedoms ...

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  11. Cheers and Jeers: Improving relations between police, communities; preying on the vulnerableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | NJ.com

    ... for our local veterans. Area vets received a unique "thank you" for their service on Wednesday at the Gloucester County Institute of Technology. "Love Our Vets" was a day-long service project that allowed students from GCIT's different academies to ...

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  12. Elderly Couple Woken Up at Gunpoint, Handcuffed During RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NBC Philadelphia

    An elderly woman opened her eyes early Friday morning to find the barrel of a gun staring back at her after masked men broke into the Gloucester County, New Jersey home she and her husband share, police said. The 63-year-old Williamstown woman and her 65-year-old husband were then beaten, handcuffed to a chair and threatened with the gun and a knife as their house was ransacked, police said.

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  13. Rowan College Announces People In Transition Workshops for MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Patch.com

    The Center for People in Transition at Rowan College at Gloucester County hosts a number of empowerment, legal and financial workshops during the month of May, 2015. All workshops are free and open to the public.

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  14. Unsolved 2002 disappearance of Harrison Township woman still a priority for prosecutor's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NJ.com

    Six months after Jones' disappearance, her case was reclassified from a missing persons to a homicide investigation. On Friday, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office said solving the incident and finding whoever is responsible remains a priority.

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  15. RCGC Hosting Nursing Transfer FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Patch.com

    Rowan College at Gloucester County will host its annual RN-BSN Nursing Education Fair on Wednesday, April 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Health Sciences building. This event allows past alumni and future graduates to obtain more information on a bachelor's degree course of study.

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  16. Pitman man sought following DUI crash that injured son, 3, surrenders to authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Jersey Journal

    PITMAN -- A borough man who failed to appear at an arraignment hearing last September on child abuse and assault by auto charges was taken into police custody on Wednesday, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. Jeremy P. Cooke, 39, who had failed to appear for a Sept.

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  17. New Jersey Pastor Accused Of Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | MyFoxPhilly

    The leader of a Gloucester County church was bailed out of jail in Franklin Township after being charged with sexual assault. The charges against the longtime pastor has shocked this community where he served for decades.

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  18. Two Pitman High School students recipients of Hoffman DiMuzio scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NJ.com

    The law firm of Hoffman DiMuzio has allocated over a quarter of a million dollars to its Community Service Scholarship fund. For the next decade, the Hoffman DiMuzio Community Service Scholarship Foundation will award "Gift of the Heart" scholarships to 28 students graduating from every Gloucester County high school.

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  19. The United Way of Gloucester County will honor community volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NJ.com

    The United Way of Gloucester County will honor community volunteers at its annual Volunteer Recognition Evening on Thursday, May 7 at Auletto Caterers in Deptford. The United Way of Gloucester County is proud to award its highest individual honor, the 2015 Volunteer Leadership Award, to Scott Kintzing.

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  20. Family of man restrained on way to ambulance gets $875kRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Philly.com

    ... settled on March 10 in lieu of a trial. The lawsuit named the city, police department, rescue squad and a Gloucester County hospital as defendants.

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