David Madden

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Cooper Hospital To Host Training Session At Camden County College On Combating Ebola

Camden County first responders and health care professionals, along with the general public, are being invited to a training session this coming week to help combat Ebola.

10/19/2014

The Bishop of Camden, Dennis Sullivan, wears around his neck a cross he received from John Paul II. (File Photo Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Panel Studies Future Of Catholic Schools In South Jersey

The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Camden wants a group of experts to map out the future.

10/19/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, seen from the Atlantic City Boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Judge OKs Cancellation Of Union Contract At Trump Taj Mahal

A federal bankruptcy judge in Delaware has approved the plan from billionaire investor Carl Icahn to take over the Trump Taj Mahal casino-hotel, in Atlantic City.

10/17/2014

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, seen from the Atlantic City Boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Bankruptcy Court Decision Awaited on Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal Casino

Judge Kevin Gross is being asked by billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who holds most of the Taj Mahal’s debt, to dissolve union contracts and pension plans as one condition of taking over the place and keeping it running.

10/17/2014

Delco Republican Pat Meehan File Photo (Credit: Ian Bush)

Local Congressman Supports Call For Travel Ban Between U.S., West Africa

The U.S. needs to get better protective procedures in place in this country, according to Delaware County Republican Pat Meehan

10/17/2014

(Members of the Delaware County Council, following a meeting at a Philadelphia International Airport.  Photo by David Madden)

Delaware County Reviews Ebola Readiness With PHL Airport Officials

Officials say the risk of an infected person coming into the area are low, but with Liberian enclaves in Lansdowne, Darby, and Upper Darby, there are concerns.

10/16/2014

Irving Fryar File Photo (Credit: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Former Eagle Fryar, Mother Face Trial On Mortgage Fraud Charges

Former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Irving Fryar and his mother will be tried on mortgage fraud charges in Burlington County.

10/16/2014

(A sports betting parlor in Nevada.  File photo)

New Jersey Tries Another Tack To Gain Sports Betting

This time, New Jersey lawmakers see a loophole, planning to partially repeal the state ban and allow casinos and racetracks to proceed without regulation.

10/15/2014

NJ Governor Chris Christie, in a file photo. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New Poll Suggests Governor Christie’s Popularity Is On The Decline

The latest Rutgers Eagleton survey would suggest Christie’s not as popular as he used to be. In fact, those numbers are at their lowest levels in 3 years, according to poll director David Redlawsk.

10/14/2014

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Officials Say Crime On The Decline In Camden

Camden County officials have pointed to a marked drop in crime in Camden since the county took over the city’s police department.

10/12/2014

(File photo: A Riverline train.  credit:  New Jersey Transit)

Another Delay In Proposed Light Rail Line To Glassboro, New Jersey

It’s been discussed for well over 15 years. Setting up a commuter rail link from Camden through to Woodbury and Glassboro, New Jersey. Now, a proposed environmental impact study has been put on hold by federal officials.

10/11/2014

(The New Jersey state capitol, in Trenton.  File photo by KYW Newsradio)

NJ Assembly Committee Postpones Vote on Mandatory Sick Leave Bill

The current bill would mandate one hour of paid time off for every 30 hours worked, to an annual maximum of five days.

10/09/2014

Hower Smith III (Credit: Chester County DA's Office)

Former Chester County Official Charged With Skimming Over $300K

The former treasurer of a Chester County volunteer fire company is charged with ripping them off over a six-year period to the tune of more than $300,000.

10/09/2014

(The Revel casino-hotel resort, on the Atlantic City boardwalk.  August 2014 file photo by David Madden)

New Owner of Revel Resort Sidesteps Rehiring of Laid-off Workers

Among the many provisions included in the $110-million deal for Brookfield Property Partners to buy the closed Revel Hotel and Casino is a statement that the company is not necessarily tied to rehiring Revel workers.

10/08/2014

Atlantic City's Revel Casino building, seen from the boardwalk. (File photo by Ashley Wolf)

Judge Affirms Sale of Revel Casino Over Complaints of Losing Bidder

Florida developer Glenn Straub, the only other major bidder in the auction, complained that the auction process, in its final hours, was rigged against him.

10/07/2014

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