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(Visiting German students getting a briefing at Camden City Hall during their tour of government offices.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

German Students Visiting Camden County Taking Plane Crash News In Stride, Says Teacher

The students, who are being hosted by Collingswood High School and were in Camden today, will be flying back home on Tuesday.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/27/2015

(File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

Camden County Musters Some Work-Release Prisoners To Shovel Sidewalks of Eldery and Infirm

“They are all nonviolent, which I really want to stress,” notes county freeholder Michelle Gentek, who oversees the program.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/05/2015

(Rabies encephalitis.   Image from CDC - public domain)

2 Raccoons Killed By Family Dogs In South Jersey Confirmed Infected With Rabies

Officials say the dog killed the raccoon in a yard in Haddon Township last Tuesday, February 3rd.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/10/2015

(The five-day forecast for Philadelphia.)

Camden County Declares ‘Code Blue’ For Homeless

The code blue is in effect from 6pm each evening until 7am the following morning.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/28/2015

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Sees Camden, NJ as Model For Positive Policing

With tensions rising between minorities and police across the country, New Jersey’s governor suggests the country look to Camden, NJ as a way for both sides to work together.

12/23/2014

(credit: Gloucester Township Police Department)

Police: Man Charged In Beating Death Of Gloucester Twp., NJ Woman

The body of 59-year-old Susan Johnson was found by police in a wooded area in Evesham Township.

12/12/2014

(Officer Gabrielle Camacho reads to a kindergarten student at Bonsall Elementary School, in Camden, NJ.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Camden County Police Offer Reading Mentorship To City’s Littlest Residents

Officer Gabrielle Camacho said she looks forward to her 30 minutes with the students each week.

12/10/2014

(Photo by Steve Tawa)

At Camden County Prison, a Job Fair For Former Inmates

“Employers are very much open to giving somebody a second chance,” says Sean Hinnegan, a job developer for Goodwill Industries of Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.

11/20/2014

(Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

In South Jersey, A Big Thank-You to Decades of Local US Military Veterans

World War II veteran Morris Dworkin, 92, was among those honored at the Kennedy Health System just ahead of Veterans’ Day.

11/06/2014

(A polling place in Cherry Hill, NJ.  File photo.  Credit: CBS3)

School Security Concerns Force Relocation of Some Area Polling Places

After the school shooting two years ago in Newtown, Conn., some local school officials expressed a desire to move polling places out of their buildings, for security reasons.

11/03/2014

(Artist's rendering of the townhouses planned for the redevelopment site.  Image provided)

30 Acres Along White Horse Pike Getting Townhomes, Shopping

Developer Michael Fink says the townhouses will start at $170,000.

10/29/2014

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Camden County Official Says Enterovirus Cases Are Raising Vigilance There

The second pediatric case in Camden County is one of 14 confirmed cases of enterovirus D68 in New Jersey.

10/08/2014

(John Sheridan, in file photo.  Credit: Cooper Health)

Preliminary Findings Pending on Fire Death of Cooper Health CEO and Wife

A spokesman for the Somerset County prosecutor’s office says they’ll have more to share when the state medical examiner releases preliminary findings on the deaths, expected Tuesday.

09/29/2014

(Photo by John McDevitt)

In Haddonfield, NJ, Digging Into Early U.S. History

Dozens of volunteers and professional archeologists have been working side by side in Haddonfield, NJ, to uncover pieces of history from more than two centuries ago.

08/08/2014

(Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Big Homeless Enclave In Camden, NJ Is Evacuated, Then Leveled

Camden County spokesman Dan Keashen says 45 homeless people have been moved to shelters and to addiction treatment.

07/14/2014

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