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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – Yesterday recreational restrictions were placed on the Big Timber Creek and its tributaries due to a sanitary spill into the waterway. Both the Camden County Health Department and state Department of Environmental Protection restricted swimming, drinking, fishing and eating fish from the waterways for at least 24 hours. Considering positive testing ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Public Works (DPW) is closely monitoring a storm system that could bring severe thunderstorms and wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour to our area this evening. “Camden County crews are clearing inlet tops of debris, checking on flood gates and preparing barricades and cones in ... More

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    The Camden County Board of Freeholders, the Department of Health and Human Services – Division of Senior & Disabled Services and the Surrogate’s Office announce free legal workshops for senior and disabled residents of Camden County.  Those attending this workshop receive, at no cost, a Last Will and Testament, an Advance Directive for Health Care ... More

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    (Blackwood) – On June 16th and 17th the Stroud Water Resource Center held a Stream School at Camden County College. This partnership was arranged by the SJLWT with the NJDEP Watershed Ambassadors Program and Camden County College Biology Department. There were 17 participants including: SJLWT interns and volunteers, Rowan University students, Camden County College staff and ... More

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    (Gloucester Township, NJ) – At approximately 3:30 p.m. a Camden County Municipal Utility Authority (CCMUA) pump station adjacent to Big Timber Creek on Chews Landing Road lost power from electrical provider, PSE&G. The loss of power created a backup in the station and resulted in a spill of sanitary water into the Big Timber Creek. ... More

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    The Camden County Board of Freeholders held its monthly Freeholder Meeting on Thursday, June 15th  at the Cherry Hill Community Center on Mercer Street.  At this meeting, a number of Awards and Proclamations were presented including:  Nicolette Raleigh, Young Community Leader, presented by Freeholder Young Cherry Hill Mayor, Chuck Cahn, Sustainability Champion, presented by Freeholder Young Tom Weaver, Courage in ... More

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    (Camden, NJ) – A concert at Wiggin’s Park scheduled for Monday featuring el Gran Combo has been postponed due to an unfavorable weather forecast and in the interest of public safety. No information on rescheduling is available at this time. “Although we are always focused on bringing incredible events and entertainers to Camden County, our ... More

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    (Cherry Hill, NJ) – The East All-Stars defeated the West All-Stars on Wednesday night after erasing a 6-1 deficit at Eastern High School. Tied 6-6 in the top of the seventh, and final, inning, East scored the winning run off a sacrifice-fly hit by Taylor Bauer of Timber Creek, scoring Gabrielle Powers of Winslow. The ... More

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    (Lindenwold, NJ) – May saw the ninth-most rain of a month on record in Camden County, and was the wettest, since 1990, creating plenty of standing water for mosquitoes to lay eggs. As temperatures have now swung into the 90s, it is the perfect weather for mosquitoes to flourish. Even though it is early in the season, ... More

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    (Camden) The Camden Hall of Justice, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, hosted a naturalization ceremony today, Flag Day, June 14. Twenty-four applicants from 15 countries participated in the ceremony. Freeholder Susan Shin Angulo, the first Korean-American woman elected to public office in the State of New Jersey and a naturalized citizen, ... More