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  1. GCIT students choose Camden soup kitchen, food bank volunteering in Pennsauken over summer vacationsRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Jersey Journal

    It's not often a recent high school graduate like Denota-Hoffman, a Deptford resident who earned her diploma from Gloucester County Institute of Technology last month, looks forward to a day full of unpaid manual labor in the middle of the summer, but it's also not often students have access to the School-Based Youth Services Program which brought ... (more)

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  2. Follow-up vital after final NTSB report on Paulsboro derailment, spill: EditorialRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... handle that job. Conrail also has to do a better job of maintaining its property, including bridges. But Gloucester County has a responsibility, too. NTSB members used terms like "abysmal" and "chaos" to describe the incident response and a lack of ...

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  3. Photos of the Day from the South Jersey Times, July 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Gloucester County Institute of Technology sophomore Allison Lempa, 15, of Williamstown, reaches to place a bag of food in a box while volunteering at the Food Bank of South Jersey in Pennsauken as part of GCIT's School Based Youth Services program, Wednesday, July 30, 2014.

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  4. Cory Booker's staff coming to Woodbury to assist constituentsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    Senator Cory Booker's staff will visit Woodbury on Tuesday to assist Gloucester County residents with various federal issues, including veterans services, Medicare and Social Security.

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  5. Vineland council to vote on appointing public safety directorRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    ... with the Glassboro Police Department, he has been as an adjunct professor at the Rowan College of Gloucester County, Fairleigh Dickinson University and Cumberland County College. "Mr. Alicea has been a gentleman and obviously, after verification of ...

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  6. Franklin pair help after Va. twisterFranklin pair help after Va....Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Asbury Park Press

    Franklin pair help after Va. twister Gloucester County emergency workers were staying at resort when tragedy struck Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1n5dHWA But Mother Nature can give little warning, as Yusko and his girlfriend, Julie Gallagher, learned on July 24 when a tornado hit the Virginia campground where they were ... (more)

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  7. Deptford car crash involving municipal vehicle leaves 1 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NJ.com

    The crash occurred at 12:47 p.m. According to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office, the 82-year-old driver of a Nissan Maxima was making an illegal U-turn on Delsea Drive when he collided with a Deptford municipal dump truck that had been driving behind him.

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  8. Elder abuse, telemarketing consumer complaints growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    ... that lets scammers access passwords and account numbers. Harold Spence, director of consumer affairs for Gloucester County in New Jersey, said in a call with reporters that some seniors are receiving calls in which they're told they'll be arrested ...

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  9. GCIT students volunteer at the Food Bank of South Jersey, July 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    Gloucester County Institute of Technology junior Anthony Neithamer, 16, of Logan Township, right, looks over at classmate Tommy McMonagle, 16, of Swedesboro, as he carries bags to the boxing area volunteering at the Food Bank of South Jersey in Pennsauken as part of GCIT's School Based Youth Services program, Wednesday, July 30, 2014.

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  10. Boys & Girls Club of Gloucester County works with committee to open Washington Township clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... home for the club, as well as donations to fund the club. Executive Director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Gloucester County Robert Taylor said the process all started with a conversation. "There was a general discussion about what the Boys & Girls ...

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  11. As N.J. mosquito-borne illnesses spread, health officials say be on guardRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2012 | The Jersey Journal

    ... illness that has swept through the Caribbean since late last year, with two cases being reported right in Gloucester County. The most common symptoms of chikungunya virus infection are fever and joint pain, but may also include headache, muscle ...

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  12. For open space funding, Sen. President Sweeney and N.J. officials urge Assembly voteRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... may vanish. "We face a growing population and a shrinking land base," said Rob Hurff, president of the Gloucester County Board of Agriculture. "That's why it's so important. In the future, we're going to need land to farm, and farms feed people. ...

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  13. Gloucester County 4-H Fair had people who care: LetterRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    On Thursday, July 24, I took my two grandsons from out of state, ages 6 and 11, to the Gloucester County 4-H Fair and New Jersey Peach Festival.

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  14. Feds fault Conrail, local officials in Paulsboro train wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Philly.com

    ... were not immediately utilized. The situation caused Washington Township and Deptford members of the Gloucester County hazmat team to quit the squad, claiming faulty and insufficient equipment. The county denied that claim, instead blaming ...

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  15. NTSB blames Conrail, local responders in Paulsboro train wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Philly.com

    AN AFTERNOON TRAIN rolled out of Paulsboro yesterday, a moving chain of black and gray chemical tankers curving away after passing over Mantua Creek, just a few hours after some long-awaited news had rolled into the Gloucester County town.

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  16. 9th year of Dancing with the Gloucester County Stars is under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Gloucester County Times

    Tuesday night marked the first night of taping for "Dancing with the Gloucester County Stars," a charity event that's marking its 9th year .

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  17. Photos of the Day from the South Jersey Times, July 29, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    Rene Ostek from the Stardust Ballroom dance with "Dancing with the Gloucester County Stars" contestant CarolAnn Jeronimo of Swedesboro during the first round of competition at Auletto's Ballroom in Deptford, Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

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  18. Gloucester County man joins state Board of AgricultureRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Jersey Journal

    The New Jersey State Board of Agriculture installed three new members on July 23 during its reorganization meeting held in Ewing - Steven B. Wagner of Franklinville representing the horticulture industry, Mitchell Jones of Harmony Township, representing the hay and grain industry, and Roger Kumpel of Southampton, filling an unexpired term.

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  19. Paulsboro train derailment: NTSB recommends changes for Conrail, first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Conrail employees receive for such situations and the response from emergency personnel in Paulsboro and Gloucester County, and they determined there were faults in every step of the process. It was early on a Friday morning when a westbound train ...

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  20. Historic Battlefield Primed For Archaeological DigRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Examiner.com

    ... 21 historic battlefields in the country to win a share of $1.3 million in National Park service grants. Gloucester County's Red bank will receive more than $46 thousand to help fund the survey and mapping of Fort Mercer where the Battle of Red Bank ...

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