Gloucester County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Two Paulsboro students recipients of Hoffman DiMuzio 'Gift of the Heart' scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | 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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  2. Gloucester County Democratic Headquarters providing collection site for food pantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Jersey Journal

    Gloucester County Democratic Headquarters, located at 27 S. Broad St., Woodbury, are providing a collection site for the Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries Food Pantry. Organized among various churches in the Woodbury, Woodbury Heights, West Deptford, Wenonah, Westville, National Park and Deptford, the Greater Woodbury Cooperative Ministries Inc. was founded by clergy and lay leaders to cooperate in local ministries beyond the resources of any one of its faith communities.

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  3. Glouco tax-assessment program called a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Philly.com

    A five-year pilot program in Gloucester County that shifted the job of property-tax assessments from municipalities to a county office - an approach first met with some skepticism - is being hailed as a successful "tax-assessment reform" worthy of replication. The creation of the county Assessor's Office has collectively saved the county's 24 towns millions of dollars, according to a recent county report.

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  4. Two Gloucester County ports, both with issues: LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... constructed or Mantua Creek. Fill is still being trucked in. Will this port ever be cost-effective? This Gloucester County freeholder project represents your tax dollars at work. This Paulsboro port had the sponsorship of current Assemblyman and ...

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  5. Mantua bridge reopens after 20 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | NJ.com

    ... and stronger than traditional methods, and combines synthetic fill materials with soil and concrete. Gloucester County officials said on Tuesday that the bridge was the first of this kind in the state. It cost $910,000, all of which was secured from ...

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  6. Jessup Mill Road Bridge opens in Mantua, April 7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Jersey Journal

    Gloucester County Freeholders celebrate the first car to pass over the Jessup Mill Road Bridge in Mantua since 2013, Tuesday, April 7, 2015.

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  7. Helmet-Cam Video of Westville House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Phillymag.com

    ... under control within the hour with no reported injuries. The incident is under investigation by the Gloucester County Fire Marshals Office." Be respectful of our online community and contribute to an engaging conversation. We reserve the right to ...

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  8. N.J. contractors giving more to PACs, analysis showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | NJ.com

    ... a combined $685,250 in contractor donations - the next biggest recipients were the three Democratic Gloucester County freeholder incumbents' joint campaign account, which got $238,770. Gloucester County is the home of Senate President Stephen ...

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  9. Bullock School collects 140 PJs for South Jersey children in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Jersey Journal

    ... As luck would have it, two local women, Deborah Slenkamp and her daughter Jennifer Fisicaro, lead the Gloucester County efforts for the Pajama Program's New Jersey Chapter. Procopio connected with them and started a pajama collection at Glassboro's ...

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  10. Pique-Nique en Blanc event returns to Mullica Hill this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | NJ.com

    On June 11, The Mullica Hill Women's Tri Club will host Pique-Nique en Blanc, a unique event will return to Mullica Hill this spring. Pique-Nique en Blanc is an elegant, Parisian inspired, pop-up picnic where guests dress all in white and enjoy gourmet dining, fine wine and dancing under the stars in one of Gloucester County's most picturesque locations.

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  11. House Fire In Gloucester County Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | CBS Local

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  12. Young athlete puts it all on the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Philly.com

    ... does she love most about the sport? This month, Amy will take the game she learned in the basement of her Gloucester County house to the 2015 World Table Tennis Championships in China - at 12, she is the youngest player on the four-member U.S. ...

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  13. Glassboro police to start wearing body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Philly.com

    All uniformed patrol officers in Glassboro will begin wearing body cameras to record their interactions with the public, starting Wednesday. The Gloucester County department said officers would be required to activate the cameras anytime they interact with citizens while performing official duties, including responding to calls for service, motor vehicle stops, field interviews, investigative detentions and sobriety checkpoints.

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  14. Matthew Saad Muhammad, a Philly warrior, gets his gravestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Philly.com

    ... black tombstone, and DiSanto raised funds to make it happen. It's one of five gravestones that DiSanto, a Gloucester County, N.J., native, has helped obtain for former Philly boxers. "I think he's over by the fence. Did we come far enough?" DiSanto ...

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  15. Who's running for office in your Gloucester County town?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | NJ.com

    Primary election season has begun in New Jersey, as filings for nominations were due by Monday. In Gloucester County's 24 municipalities, there are only a handful of contested primary elections looming, but a lot of new faces entering the ring.

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  16. Gloucester County student's charity to be recognized on Meredith Vieira ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Jersey Journal

    With Easter right around the corner, Gloucester County student Katelyn Darrow, founder of Angels of God Clothing Closet, will be featured on the Meredith Vieira Show on Wednesday discussing her charitable plans for the holiday. Katelyn, a senior at Pitman High School, started the organization when she was 12 years old.

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  17. Emergency repairs coming to Woodbury-Turnersville roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... the winter. (File photo by Lori M. Nichols The Camden County stretch of the roadway, which runs through Gloucester County as well, will be repaired as part of the county's efforts to address conditions brought on by back-to-back rough winters . ...

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  18. Washington Township men lead Republican ticket for Gloucester County freeholder, sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Gloucester County Times

    Retired Washington Township Police Officer Joe Miccuci, far left, is running for Gloucester County Sheriff on the Republican ticket while sitting Washington Township Councilman Nick Fazzio, far right, is running on the ticket for an unexpired freeholder seat. The file photo is from Miccuci, Fazzio and Christine Bailey's campaign for township council last year.

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  19. Gloucester County prosecutor issues uniform policy regarding use of police car emergency lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | NJ.com

    The Gloucester County prosecutor is directing county police departments to adopt a standardized policy regarding the use of lights and sirens when responding to calls, in the wake of a Franklin Township boy's death. Township officer Nicholas Locilento was responding to an "unruly juvenile" call when he fatally struck Matthew McCloskey , who was attempting to cross Delsea Drive on Dec. 28. His emergency lights and siren were not activated.

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  20. Homeowners still punished for improving their properties: LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Jersey Journal

    ... the cost of calculation's shared costs efficient? Possibly. Are we looking for love in the wrong places? Gloucester County in 2013 had experienced consultants, paid for with tax dollars that we paid, knocking on the doors and walking through our ...

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