Gloucester County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Grant Aims To Keep Pedestrians Safe In New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | CBS Local

    ... occurs at a higher rate than the national average. So a state grant ($30,000) will help officials in Gloucester County study driver behavior at crosswalks to get the word out - state law requires you to stop for pedestrians. People on foot account ...

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  2. Foul odor most certainly came from Philadelphia: LetterRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Jersey Journal

    I read with interest the article "What stinks? South Jersey, Philly officials try to pinpoint smelly source" in the July 23 Times, regarding odor complaints coming from western Gloucester County and South Philadelphia.

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  3. Sweeney idea: A nonprofit board to rebuild Atlantic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Philly.com

    ... want to give money to government, because I know what they do with it," said Sweeney, a Democrat from Gloucester County. "They make government bigger." He praised Atlantic City's new mayor, Republican Don Guardian, as a strong "cheerleader" for the ...

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  4. 7 things to do in and around South Jersey this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | NJ.com

    ... a lot going on. From the XPoNential Music Festival to county fairs, get out there and have some fun. Gloucester County 4-H Fair and NJ Peach Festival - The fair, which celebrates the accomplishments of 4-H youth, features equestrian exercises, an ...

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  5. A nonprofit board to help rebuild Atlantic City?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Philly.com

    ... want to give money to government, because I know what they do with it," said Sweeney, a Democrat from Gloucester County. "They make government bigger." He praised Atlantic City's new mayor, Republican Don Guardian, as a strong "cheerleader" for ther ...

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  6. South Jersey educators, authorities set annual School Safety and Security ConferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | NJ.com

    ... Keys Road, Sewell. John Michael Keyes of Colorado will speak about the protocol for reunification, Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Bernie Weisenfeld said. Keyes spoke at last year's conference and has become an advocate nationwide ...

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  7. Photos of the Day from the South Jersey Times, July 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Jersey Journal

    Washington Township's Will Connolly maneuvers the ball as he pushes off Woodstown defender Zack Mills in the second half of a Gloucester County Summer Soccer League, in Glassboro, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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  8. Gloucester County officials reflect on jail closure one year laterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NJ.com

    Gloucester County Department of Corrections Warden Eugene Caldwell looks around the the 3D pod in the Gloucester County jail after a news conference about the impact of the first year of regionalization, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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  9. Gloucester County Wins $30K Grant for Safer CrosswalksRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Patch.com

    In an effort to educate drivers- and pedestrians- about what to do at crosswalks, the New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety has awarded Gloucester County a $30,000 grant that will pay for police working as decoys at designated street crossings in selected towns.

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  10. School Safety and Security Conference Set for Aug. 13 in Gloucester CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Patch.com

    ... shot in a 2006 high school hostage incident. "School safety and drug safety transcend all borders," Gloucester County Prosecutor Sean F. Dalton said. "This conference will bring educators, law enforcement and residents from all over South Jersey ...

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  11. After Ordeal, N.J. Legislator Pushes for Video Cameras in New Police CarsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Insurance Journal West

    ... veto then, and his office didn't respond to a recent request for an explanation. Moriarty, a Democrat from Gloucester County's Washington Township, has been on a campaign to get Christie's attention and signature on the bill. Moriarty, a former ...

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  12. Pedestrian 'decoy' programs in Gloucester County to get boost from grant fundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Photo A new round of grant funding going before county freeholders on Wednesday night will equip Gloucester County police departments to crack down on drivers who don't stop for pedestrians in crosswalks, by posing police as the pedestrians. While ...

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  13. Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Philly.com

    ... has filed suit against Conrail and its parent companies. But this time, the responders are targeting Gloucester County, too. Filed by 25 plaintiffs - many of them Washington Township firefighters and former members of the county hazmat team, and ...

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  14. In Paulsboro train derailment, Washington Township firefighters sue Gloucester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Jersey Journal

    A group of 15 Washington Township firefighters have filed a lawsuit in Superior Court against Conrail, Norfolk Southern, CSX Transportation and Gloucester County, seeking damages related to November 2012 Paulsboro train derailment and resulting vinyl chloride spill.

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  15. New places for a bachelor's degree in South Jersey: Community collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Philly.com

    ... what they do more conveniently, and community colleges are located close to where people live." On July 1, Gloucester County College changed its name to Rowan College at Gloucester County, reflecting a partnership with Rowan University that will ...

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  16. Bill would shield NJ drivers from red light cameras elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... 55 percent nationwide since the program's inception and the unlawful practice has dropped by 95 percent in Gloucester County, New Jersey. "Red light safety cameras in New Jersey and throughout the country have proven to be effective at changing ...

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  17. Outlaw's alias spelled trouble for SunburianRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Danville News

    ... believed, looked similar to Schminkey. Lesnefsky has been sought on separate New Jersey warrants issued by Gloucester County Sheriff's Office and Camden County Probation Department. He failed to appear at a parole violation hearing in 1990 after ...

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  18. Poll: Which distracted driving behavior do you commit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Jersey Journal

    A 19-year-old Gloucester Township woman was charged with illegally using a cellphone in a crash that shut down Pitman-Downer Road in Washington Township , Gloucester County, for an hour on Monday.

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  19. Parts of South Jersey under flash food warning tonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Jersey Journal

    ... by Lori M. Nichols/South Jersey Times) (Lori M. Nichols) Camden County, northwestern Cumberland County, Gloucester county and Salem County are currently under a flash food warning and will be until 8:30 p.m. The National Weather Service's radar ...

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  20. Rutgers needs to reform its governance to compete: OpinionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and take advantage of this opportunity. Stephen Sweeney is New Jersey Senate president and a Democrat from Gloucester County. Raymond Lesniak is a Democratic state senator from Union County. Have an opinion? Share it at nj.com/opinion.

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