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    The statement below is by Freeholder Jonathan Young in regard to the recent attacks targeting the Jewish community in our area and elsewhere. “Over the past several weeks, we have had to witness one hate-fueled attack after another, leading most recently to this weekend’s attack in Monsey, New York. These incidents have left me sickened ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Freeholder Carmen Rodriguez, liaison to the Camden County Department of Health and Human Services, advises municipalities that Camden County will be under a Code Blue Alert beginning at 7 p.m. tonight, Dec. 20, and ending at 7 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21. “Temperatures are forecasted to drop to the high teens and ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – Fifty-two new police officers joined the proud men and women of the Camden County Police Department this afternoon. After the swearing-in ceremony officers were assigned to the police administration building for additional agency training.  Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli executed the swearing-in with the police officers at Camden County College’s Camden campus and ... More

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    Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. will joined the Volunteers of America Delaware Valley (VOADV), Pine Hill Police Chief Christopher J. Winters and members of the Pine Hill Police Department for a joint press conference to unveil a new partnership to provide combined social services and community policing to the Pine Hill community. This collaborative program is the ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The Camden County Freeholder Board has launched a new initiative aimed at addressing persistent homelessness. Recognizing the incredible generosity of the community, Hearts and Hands for the Homeless is aimed at funneling charitable giving to effective organizations and volunteer opportunities while discouraging panhandling and other forms of solicitation. Years of destigmatization has ... More

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    (Camden) The Camden County Sheriff honored a student from Camden High who displayed incredible heroism during a shooting that took place at a football game between Camden High and Pleasantville High School. When the shooting began, Kenny Smith, the team’s starting center, saw a little girl alone and crying out in the open. Selflessly, Smith ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – At least 1,000 individuals at the Camden County Correctional Facility will receive Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder in the coming year thanks to a new grant awarded by the New Jersey Department of Human Services. Medication Assisted Treatment combines behavioral therapy with medications which relieve withdrawal symptoms and cravings ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Freeholder Carmen Rodriguez, liaison to the Camden County Department of Health and Human Services, advises municipalities that Camden County will be under a Code Blue Alert beginning at 7 p.m. tomorrow, Dec. 7, and ending at 7 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. “Conditions are expected to become quite cold overnight with temperatures ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – The United States Census Bureau is continuing to recruit and hire individuals from hard-to-count communities for the 2020 Census. In response to the continued demand for workers in our area, the Bureau recently announced an increase to the minimum hourly rate for census positions in Camden County, from $16.50 to $17.50, and ... More

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    When you think of the holiday season, what color comes to mind?   For many, it’s green. So it’s only fitting to act ‘green’ during this time of year.   Here are a few tips to get you started:   Use things around the house for wrapping paper – old newspaper comics, magazine pages, or wrappings from ... More