Gloucester County Newswire

Gloucester County Newswire

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  1. Man accused of killing dad with 'Rambo' knife tops the Week in CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NJ.com

    About a half-hour up the road in another Gloucester County town, a woman got arrested in the morning and posted bail. Then she got arrested that afternoon on a completely unrelated charge.

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  2. What you need to know about newest community shuttle in South JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Gloucester County Times

    The Pureland East-West Community Shuttle launches June 1, offering service between Avandale Park & Ride in Winslow and Pureland Industrial Park in Logan Township. Backers of the project hope to provide public transit for area residents employed at Pureland Industrial Park - home to more than 180 businesses employing more than 8,500 people - and for others who need a better way to get across Gloucester County for work, medical appointments and any other needs.

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  3. Recreating Revolutionary War history where it was madeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... House at Red Bank Battlefield" - will be hosted by the Cultural & Heritage Commission of Rowan College at Gloucester County and the Gloucester County Parks Department. The Battle of Red Bank delayed the British from destroying one of two American ...

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  4. 'Best of Gloucester County' honors more than 100 businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Les Vail, president of the Gloucester County chamber, addresses a group of more than 200 Thursday as Gloucester County Freeholders Heather Simmons and Dan Christy look on. Several hundred people filled Auletto Caterers as more than 125 businesses were honored as best-in-class.

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  5. Nature Club makes plans for annual spring picnic and beach walkRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    The June meeting of the Gloucester County Nature Club will take place at the annual spring picnic. It will be held Thursday, June 11 at 6 p.m. at Alcyon Lake Park, Track Avenue in Pitman.

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  6. Hunting in New Jersey: 4 Invasive Species to New Jersey and Its Rules for Hunting ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... its first hog hunt. Licensed hunters are now permitted to shoot feral swine in designated areas around Gloucester County during deer season. Any pigs killed must be reported and checked by DFW. Eastern Coyotes (Canis latrans) - These wild relatives ...

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  7. Campaign endorsement sent home on school letterhead, N.J. school officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gloucester County Times

    ... at avoiding any endorsement from the schools." Paulsboro, a largely Democratic town of 6,000 people in Gloucester County, is governed by a six-member council and mayor, all of whom are Democrats. The contested primary race has been heated this year ...

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  8. Temple U hit-run victim moved to rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... treated her physical trauma and now Magee is treating her head trauma," said Hall, of Mullica Hill, Gloucester County. Rachel Hall, 22, who played lacrosse for Temple and was to have graduated earlier this month, has not regained consciousness since ...

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  9. Man sentenced to life in prison in killing of woman, 79Read the original story

    Yesterday | MyFoxNY

    A judge has sentenced a man to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the 2012 killing of a 79-year-old southern New Jersey woman. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports Gloucester County prosecutors announced Wednesday that the judge handed down the sentence against 48-year-old Samuel Davis last week.

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  10. Task force told: N.J. colleges should rethink tuition, aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... was the commission's second. The panel is chaired by Frederick Keating, president of Rowan College at Gloucester County, and its members include Ali A. Houshmand, president of Rowan University. Much of the discussion Wednesday focused on community ...

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  11. Swatting: A prank that's personal for South Jersey legislatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    SOMETIMES A caller will ring Dr. Lou's Place, order a sandwich and not come by to pick it up. That had been the worst prank call that owner Lou Pica could recall at his little corner bar near the Delaware River in Roebling, Burlington County - until the phone rang on a Saturday afternoon last month.

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  12. Five Arrested During DWI Checkpoint in Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    Two drivers were arrested for driving while intoxicated, two people were arrested for drug violations, and one person was arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant, Washington Township Police said on the department's official Facebook page.

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  13. Paulsboro man gets life for killing woman, 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Philly.com

    A Gloucester County man was sentenced last week to life in prison without parole for killing a 79-year-old Paulsboro woman in 2012, prosecutors said Wednesday. Samuel K. Davis, 48, of Paulsboro, was convicted by a jury in February of first-degree aggravated manslaughter for the slaying of Thirza Sweeten, whose body was found in her home.

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  14. Lisa Morina named chair of G.C. Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    Lisa Morina, vice president of Marketing and External Affairs with Kennedy Health, has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors of the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce. Morina, who had formerly served as the chamber's vice chair, will serve a two-year term for the organization, which currently has 785 members.

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  15. Swing into Men's Health Month at area golf coursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Jim Jefferson announced that the Department of Health will be holding free health screenings at the County's Pitman Golf Course and RiverWinds Golf Course during June in honor of Men's Health Month. Director Damminger said, "As Father's Day approaches it is a good time to remind men that their health is important, not only to them, but to everyone who loves them.

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  16. Turnersville man indicted on burglary, theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    A Turnersville man is facing multiple charges in connection with alleged thefts in Monroe Township on Jan. 26 and Feb. 8, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. Javon R. Murphy, 35, of Turnersville, has been indicted on two counts each of burglary, criminal mischief and theft in connection with the alleged incidents.

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  17. Stock trader charged in fatal stabbing of father, 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Philly.com

    A man described by officials as a stock trader has been charged with murder after he allegedly stabbed his 70-year-old father to death in Gloucester County on Memorial Day. Authorities said 34-year-old Joseph I. Zambuto stabbed his father, also named Joseph, with a Rambo 3 knife during an argument Monday afternoon at the younger Zambuto's home on Meade Court in Williamstown.

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  18. South Jersey Man Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Elderly Father On Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | CBS Local

    ... ew Jersey has been charged with fatally stabbing his 70-year-old father on Memorial Day. An autopsy by the Gloucester County Medical Examiner's Office determined the cause of death was a knife wound to the chest.

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  19. Cops: South Jersey Man Charged in Father's MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Patch.com

    A Williamstown man has been charged in the fatal stabbing of his 70-year-old father during an argument early Monday afternoon, the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office announced. Joseph J. Zambuto, 34, was arrested at his home shortly after the death of his father, also named Joseph Zambuto.

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  20. Narcan aids in opiate overdose revival of woman in Glassboro, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Jersey Journal

    GLASSBORO - A 62-year-old woman who was found unresponsive on the floor of a mini-van from an opiate overdose was revived with Narcan by Glassboro Police Monday afternoon, authorities said. Police and Gloucester County EMS responded at 12:09 p.m. to North Delsea Drive for reports of a woman in cardiac arrest.

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