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GLOUCESTER COUNTY NEWS

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MEGA Job Fair Offers Job Seekers Array Of Employers To Meet

The Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders in conjunction with the Gloucester County Workforce Development Board will be hosting the 2019 MEGA Job Fair on Friday, October 11 from 9:00 A.M. to noon at Rowan College of South Jersey.

Deptford Students Recognized For National Achievements

County officials recognized three Deptford High School seniors for achievements in academics as well as athletics on Monday, September 30.

Rowan College of South Jersey Hosts Opioid Prevention Playbook Workshop

The Southwest Council -- a non-profit health agency providing prevention, education, early intervention, and outpatient treatment services to Cumberland, Salem, and Gloucester counties -- sponsored the Opioid Prevention Playbook workshop held at Rowan College of South Jersey, Gloucester County campus on Friday, September 27.

NJ Department of Agriculture Presents Award To Cecil Creek Farm For Farm To School Program

New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher presented the owners of Cecil Creek Farm in Mickleton with the Jersey Fresh Farm to School Farmer Recognition Award at the Ninth Annual Jersey Fresh Farm to School Farmer Recognition event on Thursday, September 24.

Rabies Confirmed In Area Raccoon

Area residents are being urged to check their pets’ vaccination status after a raccoon found in the vicinity of Daisy Avenue, Williamstown on September 23, 2019 tested positive for rabies.

County Offers Free Workshop In Preparation For MEGA Job Fair

In preparation for the Gloucester County MEGA Job Fair to be held on Friday, October 11, from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 noon at Rowan College of South Jersey in Sewell, the Gloucester County Workforce Development Board is offering interested residents free workshops to help prepare for the job fair.

County Officials Remind Residents West Nile Virus Is Preventable, Season Runs Through Late October

West Nile Virus (WNV) is a potentially serious viral illness and activity continues until late October, and awareness is the strongest weapon in avoiding the virus, according to county officials.

USDA Rural Development Awards Gloucester County Nearly $90K Grant For Home Rehab

The US Department of Agriculture through Rural Development has awarded the county $89,837 in Housing Preservation Grant fund, the largest award to date according to a press release from the county.

Fountain Installation Completes Final Phase Of Town Square

The public fountain had a special significance in Glassboro’s past and during the summer of 2019 its long awaited replacement was installed in anticipation of Glassboro’s 100th Year Anniversary of incorporation scheduled for 2020.

No Cost Flu Shots Available To Gloucester County Residents

In order to help county residents stay healthy, the Gloucester County Department of Health will make flu shots available for free beginning Wednesday, Oct. 2.