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CAMDEN COUNTY NEWS

LATEST NEWS

Reentry Resource Forum Offers Second Chance to Dozens of Residents

Dozens of formerly incarcerated Camden County residents received services at the Reentry Resource Forum in Camden hosted by the Board of Freeholders recently. The goal of the services is to help foster connections and facilitate access to services and resources that are often difficult to navigate.

Cramer Hill Section of Camden To Receive Grant to Revitalize Neighborhood

Representatives from the City of Camden, New Jersey American Water, Cooper’s Ferry Partnership, Camden Special Services District (CSSD), St. Joseph’s Carpenter Society, community partners as well as Camden residents and business owners gathered to announce a $981,464 Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit (NRTC) grant from New Jersey American Water to fund revitalization efforts in the Cramer Hill neighborhood in Camden on August 12.

River Road/Union Avenue In Pennsauken To Close During Working Hours Through November

Beginning today, August 12, crews will be replacing a water main on River Road and Union Avenue in Pennsauken causing stretches of both River Road and Union Avenue will be closed during work hours.

Cherry Hill Police Launch New Unmanned Aircraft Unit

The Cherry Hill Police Department will begin using drones to help with searching for missing persons, locating fleeing suspects, and for aiding in emergency and disaster response.

101-Year-Old Artist Wins Juried Art Contest

The Freeholder Board and the Camden County Cultural and Heritage Commission at Camden County College presented Mindel (Minnie) Kaufman, 101, with a first-place ribbon at the annual Senior Citizens Juried Art Contest and Exhibition.

American Water Recognized For Environmentally Friendly Design Of Corporate Headquarters

American Water announced in a press release that it has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for its new corporate headquarters building in Camden.

Camden County 4-H Member Attends International Leadership Conference In Ireland

Scarlett Kinsey of Haddonfield and a junior at Haddonfield Memorial High School was one of 10 New Jersey 4-H members who attended the 2019 International Leadership for Life Conference at National University of Ireland in Maynooth, Ireland, from July 29 to August 2.

Cherry Hill Sponsors Its Annual Restaurant Week August 10 Through 16

Cherry Hill Mayor Chuck Cahn and the members of Cherry Hill Township Council present one of Cherry Hill's premier events, Cherry Hill Restaurant Week 2019 that runs August 10 through August 16.

Collingswood Police Searching for Missing Teen Who May Be Heading to North Carolina

Gittler was last seen on Sunday, August 4th after they left their house on the 300 block of Lees Avenue in Collingswood between midnight and 8 a.m.

Camden Reopens Park After $1.4 Million Restoration

The newly renovated 4th and Washington Park in the Lanning Square section of the city was unveiled August 2.