Former New Jersey Congressman William J. Hughes passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the age of 87. Hughes represented New Jersey's 2nd District in Congress for 21 years from 1974 to 1995, and afterward served as Ambassador to Panama for the Clinton Administration. He was an active advocate for South Jersey and focused on many issues affecting our region, such as preserving the Jersey Shore and Pine Barrens against pollution and development.
The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) and Crossroads of the American Revolution National Heritage Area are looking for an artist to design a signature logo to embody Revolution NJ, New Jersey’s initiative to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the United States.
Officials from the Evesham Township Police Department are searching for a man who was seen leaving anti-Semitic literature on vehicles, he also matches the description of a man from a previous incident on Friday, Oct. 11.
Cape May County Sheriff Robert Nolan and the County of Cape May government has filed a lawsuit in United States District Court against the Attorney General of New Jersey over the 287(g) agreement being terminated. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal issued Directive 2018-6, known as the Immigration Trust Directive, which prohibits local law enforcement agencies from cooperating with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), as well as voluntarily participating in the 287(g) program.
Congressman Donald Norcross announced on Tuesday, October 8 that two South Jersey universities will be receiving almost $900,000 for their respective Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biological Chemistry Research programs.
On Friday, Sept. 27th, the Delran STEM Ecosystem Alliance in partnership with the Delran Township Board of Education, Barnes and Noble of Moorestown, the Delran Education Association, Delran Parent Teacher Organization, and FableVision, kicked off its community event series in the Delran Innovation and Fabrication Laboratory with a special "technology meets literacy" connection.