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  1. NJ: Gloucester County Drafting Master Plan for Regional GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    In 1982, when Gloucester County planners drafted a framework for growth, one-fifth of the county's land was considered developed - a statistic perhaps best reflected in a slogan that would become the county's mantra: "Close to everything, far from it all." Three decades later, almost a third of the county is developed.

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  2. New Jersey woman hopes 23-year-old daughter may one day return home to her three-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... said. 'But we never were able to find out if that was true or not.' Both Pitman Police Department and the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office have investigated Kearney's case but all leads pointed to dead ends. Struggling: Urevick says she hears ...

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  3. Homecoming for 'Johnny Hockey'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... from South Jersey. Guy Gaudreau is the hockey director at Hollydell Ice Rink in Washington Township, Gloucester County, and he said the rink will close Tuesday at 5 p.m. because so many people are going to the game. Jane and Guy are attending the ...

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  4. Travel agent ordered to sell house to repay victims of theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Newsday

    A former travel agent from New Jersey has been ordered to sell his house and car to pay restitution to 20 customers who paid him for a Mediterranean cruise that never happened. The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office says a judge told Ellis Hester that she should have sent him to prison.

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  5. Salem County making mistake not being part of regional jail study: LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    ... county's contributing share would have been $120,000. Also, the contract for Salem County's handling of Gloucester County inmates was re-negotiated to $83 a day from $100 a day per inmate, less than a year into the contract and the length of the ...

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  6. Profs baseball boasts new head coach, same expectations for upcoming seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    Coach Mike Dickson enters his first year with Rowan after spending nine seasons at Rowan College at Gloucester County. With the first few weekends of Rowan University baseball snowed out, the Profs are eager to get outside and begin their quest for a third straight New Jersey Athletic Conference title.

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  7. After 2 1/2 years, N.J. mom clings to hope that missing daughter will return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    ... a half years ago , leaving behind her infant daughter. Last week, days before Kearney's 23rd birthday, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office re-released information about Kearney, hoping it may lead them to her. Kearney was living with her ...

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  8. Bob Shryock: Esgro twins celebrate 80 years; Ryan Petters Memorial Golf Classic is June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gloucester County Times

    ... Bridgeton Invitational Baseball Tournament, joining Conrad Dobler and Phil Villapiano. The Times-sponsored Gloucester County Amateur Golf Tournament, in its 33rd year, has a new tourney director, Chris Meares, one of the county's top amateurs. He is ...

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  9. N.J. K-9 attracts international attention after police give final farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gloucester County Times

    ... than 20 fellow West Deptford officers, along with least 70 others from nearly every police department in Gloucester County, as well as the Salem County Sheriff's Department and the Atlantic County K-9 Academy. During his time as a K-9 officer, Judge ...

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  10. Trio indicted on Greenwich Township copper pipe theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NJ.com

    A Gloucester County Grand Jury has indicted three individuals in connection with the alleged theft of copper piping from a residence in Greenwich Township, according to prosecutors.

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  11. One Injured After Tractor Trailer Slams Into Tanker Truck In Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    ... (CBS) - One person was injured Saturday morning after a tractor trailer crashed into a tanker truck in Gloucester County, New Jersey. It happened around 6 a.m. on the northbound I-295 exit ramp at Red Bank Avenue in West Deptford. CBS Philly is told ...

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  12. Cruise-scamming travel agent must sell his house to repay victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A former travel agent from New Jersey has been ordered to sell his house and car to pay restitution to 20 customers who paid him for a Mediterranean cruise that never happened. The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office says a judge told Ellis Hester that she should have sent him to prison.

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  13. Cheers and Jeers: A debate team follows its dream; fingers in the public tillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Jersey Journal

    ... Center in Philadelphia for a little respite from the winter blues. CHEERS: To being part of history. Gloucester County NAACP Branch President Loretta Winters and her husband, Herman, have been invited to participate in the 50th anniversary of the ...

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  14. County's fast growth 'a win-win for everybody'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Philly.com

    In 1982, when Gloucester County planners drafted a framework for growth, one-fifth of the county's land was considered developed - a statistic perhaps best reflected in a slogan that would become the county's mantra: "Close to everything, far from it all." Three decades later, almost a third of the county is developed.

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  15. 4-H's Small Animal Symposium in Clayton a hands-on learning experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Jersey Journal

    CLAYTON -- It wasn't just the rabbits that were bright-eyed and bushy-tailed at Saturday morning's Small Animal Educational Symposium -- so too were the young 4-H members eager to learn more about caring for their little friends. Attendees from nine New Jersey counties who came to the Gloucester County complex, in Clayton, received first-hand lessons on fundamentals like poultry showmanship as well as preparing rabbits and cavy for judging.

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  16. Gloucester County drafting master plan for regional growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    In 1982, when Gloucester County planners drafted a framework for growth, one-fifth of the county's land was considered developed - a statistic perhaps best reflected in a slogan that would become the county's mantra: "Close to everything, far from it all." Three decades later, almost a third of the county is developed.

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  17. Jonathon J. Graham, 24, of Washington Township, wanted by the Gloucester County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    Jonathon J. Graham, 24, of Sewell, is wanted by the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office for missing a status conference on theft charges out of Washington Township, prosecutors announced Feb. 27, 2015. Authorities are on the lookout for a Washington Township man wanted after failing to appear in Superior Court for a hearing on theft charges, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office announced Friday.

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  18. Pitman resident clings to hope that missing daughter will return home, Feb. 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Jersey Journal

    ... arney's photo, inside of her Pitman home. Kearney has been missing for two-and-a-half years. Recently, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office has released information about Kearney, hoping to hear more information. . (Kristina Pritchett

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  19. Former travel agent ordered to sell house to repay clients scammed out of Mediterranean cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Mashable

    ... and embarrassed, since long-time customers persuaded trusting friends to take the cruise with them," the Gloucester County prosecutor wrote in 2011. "Some were retirees who took on extra work to pay for the trip, and others were looking forward to ...

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  20. Shutdown of Cumberland County Juvenile Detention Center expected this summer, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... he said there is another shared services agreement for the county, like it currently has with Gloucester County to house Gloucester County inmates at the Cumberland County Jail. The county also recently approved a resolution to take part in a ...

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