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09/14/2017 06:53 PM
'Better than not going anywhere': Diverted Caribbean cruise ship docks in Saint John

Saint John isn't the Caribbean, but for 2,400 passengers originally bound for hot, sandy Caribbean beaches, it'll do. The city first got into the cruise ship business when stormy weather forced a ship to call at its port.

09/07/2017 05:09 PM
After devastating fire, pretzel shop to re-open as ice cream parlor

WEST DEPTFORD -- After years recovering from a fire at his previous location , Mark Rossi is again selling goods that bring Philadelphia to mind. A Taste of Philly had its soft opening last month at its new location on Grove Road next to the West Deptford Middle School.

09/07/2017 12:36 PM
Bouncing back after theft of tools, Habitat for Humanity opens house for vet's family

Nadine had hung up a sign on the front door that read "every family has a story. Welcome to Ours."

09/03/2017 09:53 AM
We love to 'Golf for Good' in Gloucester County | Bob Shryock

The golf tournament honoring the memory of close friends Nancy Elkis and Dr. Jack Love ended last September at Scotland Run Golf Course in Williamstown after a remarkable run of 49 years, stamping it as the oldest continuous charity tourney in Gloucester County history. The event started in 1968 at the old Tall Pines as a fund-raiser for the fledgling Gloucester County chapter of the American Heart Association.

08/31/2017 04:53 PM
Jobless man fakes fall at Walmart to get health care, cops say

WOODBURY -- A Woodbury man was charged with insurance fraud and falsifying records after he claimed he slipped and fell in a Walmart, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office. Thomas J. Campbell, 40, claimed he fell in the Deptford Walmart, but an investigation by the prosecutor's office and the National Insurance Crime Bureau determined that he walked through a puddle in the store three times and then staged his fall the fourth time.

08/29/2017 01:21 PM
Woodbury Mews Retirement Community receives national recognition

The awards are presented to associates from Watermark's 40 communities nationwide who exemplify the company's vision of creating extraordinary communities where people thrive. "Our associates are truly committed to their work, our residents and each other," said Executive Director Annette Simmons.

08/28/2017 01:56 PM
Woodbury man indicted on attempted murder charge in drug-related shooting

WOODBURY -- A grand jury has indicted a Woodbury man on charges that he fired several shots into an occupied vehicle during a dispute over drugs. The grand jury indicted him last week on charges including first-degree attempted murder, aggravated assault, various weapons offenses and receiving stolen property.

08/26/2017 05:21 PM
Police seek help in locating missing Woodbury man

Michael Conley has not been seen for several days, friends told police, and they are concerned for his well-being. Anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to contact Woodbury Police Detective Carl Villone at 856-845-0065, ext.