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Activists taking Camden High preservation effort to Murphy

CAMDEN - Keith Errol Benson looks out the window of his Parkside home, and what he sees, he said, "hurts my heart every day." What Benson sees - and is desperate to stop - is the demolition of Camden High School, the iconic Castle on the Hill, which state and school district officials say will be re

COURIER-POST - 2018-01-15 22:13:27

Volunteers assemble sandwiches on MLK Day to be given out in Camden

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, dozens of volunteers from both the St. John of God Community Services and Bishop Eustace Preparatory School hosted a community service project of making and delivering sandwiches to Cathedral Hall in Camden. What kind of sandwiches? The traditional kind according to Kr

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 21:03:48

Christie signs bill giving ex-Camden mayor, other N.J. politicians bigger pensions

On his final full day in office, Gov. Chris Christie on Monday signed a controversial bill into law that will increase the pensions of former Camden Mayor Dana Redd -- a Democratic ally -- and some other elected New Jersey officials. Christie made no statement on the measure, which was one of 150 he

NJ.COM - 2018-01-15 18:48:07

On MLK Day, Community Leaders Will Be Recognized at St. John Baptist Church in Camden

CAMDEN, New Jersey - Join us in sharing about and participating in the special 2018 50th Anniversary Commemorations and in embracing the spirit of our theme,MLK50 Forward: Lifting Our Voices for Change in 2018. On January 15, 2018, the everlasting impact of Martin Luther King, Jr. will be celebrate

SOUTHJERSEYOBSERVER.COM - 2018-01-14 14:29:38

As the flu season gets worse, is there anything we can do?

As many of us probably know, the flu is making its rounds in a big way this year. Last week, health officials described the flu season as "moderately severe" due to persistent cold weather and an imperfect vaccine. We checked in with Peter Bidey, D.O., Medical Director of Family Medicine at Philadel

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-15 06:00:00

Police: Man Shoots, Critically Wounds Wife, Then Kills Himself

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) - Authorities say a man fatally shot himself after he critically wounded his wife during a dispute at their Northeast Philadelphia home. The victims were found around 11:30 p.m. Saturday after officers received reports of shots fired at the residence along Passmore Street near

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-14 09:23:12

Mid-Week Snow Could Slow Your Commute

This snowstorm will be slow moving, but the snow will be light. Still, it could mess with your travel to work and school Snow is going to sweep across the area this week, but when the flakes will fall will vary depending on where you live. The winter storm will bring snow to the Lehigh Valley, Pocon

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-01-15 20:46:00

Chris Christie's final acts: What he made law and killed, from drones to circus animals

On his last full day in office, Gov. Chris Christie cleared his desk of 150 pieces of legislation Monday. The state Assembly and Senate rushed to approve a long list of bills in the last month before the two-year session ended on Jan. 9. Christie had to decide before he left office on noon Tuesday

NJ.COM - 2018-01-16 01:16:33

Another candidate files for Trenton city Council position

City Clerk Cindy Simpson reports Brad Chumbley filed Friday for re-election for the second ward council member position. Third Ward council member David Mlika and fourth ward council member Larry Crawford both filed for re-election earlier in the filing period. Their current terms will expire in Apr

KTTN.COM - 2018-01-14 22:41:53

Missing Everett man found in apartment across the hallway

Rick Metzger, who went missing Jan. 8, was found alive in a vacant apartment across the hallway. (Everett Police Department) You must sign in or register to continue reading content. EVERETT - A missing Everett man was found alive a week after he went missing, in a vacant apartment across the hallwa

HERALDNET - 2018-01-15 20:12:00

Bar employee shoots, kills armed suspect in Everett

One man is dead and another injured after a fight at an Everett bar ended with an armed bar employee shooting and killing the suspect. Witnesses say the incident happened around 2 a.m. Saturday at O'Finnigan's bar after an altercation between patrons. Snohomish County sheriff's investigators say a


Rotary honors Students of the Month at Everett high schools

The Rotary Club of Everett honors Students of the Month from local high schools. From Cascade High School, the Rotary honored ASB President Connor Robinson who plans to pursue a career as a neurosurgeon; Yasin Alissa, who plans to study science at the University of Washington or Stanford University;

HERALDNET - 2018-01-14 09:30:00

Everett bar employee fatally shoots customer who fired gun in parking lot

An Everett bar employee early Saturday shot and killed a customer who had gotten into an altercation at the bar then went outside and fired gunshots, injuring a patron, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office. The shooting occurred around 2 a.m. at a bar in the 13600 block of Highway 99.


Philanthropist Floyd Jones dies at 90

Buy Now Local philanthropist Floyd Jones visits with patrons during the one-year anniversary celebration of the Stanwood Camano YMCA. Jones gave $10 million toward the new building. Floyd Jones (middle) was one of three cornerstone donors honored with a watercolor painting of the Y, by Elizabeth Per

SCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 18:06:00

Happening nearby: Vehicle crashes through front window at Lynnwood BECU branch

This window was destroyed after a vehicle crashed through it Monday morning. No injuries were reported after a vehicle crashed through the front window of a BECU branch located at 19220 Alderwood Mall Pkwy., Ste. 140. A Subaru Forester was sent through the window at 11:32 a.m. after the driver, in t

MYEDMONDSNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 23:36:28

Helping people in need at food bank helps MG basketball players appreciate what they have

MARYSVILLE - Giving back to your community is an honored tradition on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Corby Schuh's Marysville Getchell High School boys basketball team did just that Monday. Schuh started his own tradition three years ago having the boys help out at the Marysville Food Bank. It's a way

ARLINGTONTIMES.COM - 2018-01-15 09:30:00

Reminder: Volunteers, donations needed for Point In Time Homeless Count Jan. 23

In collaboration with human service providers and community volunteers, the Snohomish County Department of Human Services is conducting the annual Point In Time Homeless Count on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. Volunteers are needed for the count, and donations of food or cold weather survival gear are also

MLTNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 05:16:54

Lebanon Teacher Arrested for Sexual Contact with Student

LEBANON, Mo. - A teacher from Lebanon was arrested and charged with felony sexual contact with a student today. Elizabeth Morgan, 30, was arrested and bonded out on a $5,000 bond with conditions. On January 5, Lebanon Police Department became aware of an investigation pertaining to sexual contact wi


Missouri teacher accused of sexual contact with student

LEBANON, Mo. (AP) - A southern Missouri teacher has been arrested and charged with felony sexual contact with a student. Springfield television station KOLR reports that 30-year-old Elizabeth Morgan, of Lebanon, was arrested and jailed Friday. She was released the same day on $5,000 bond. Officials

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-14 18:09:01

Four make Drury evening school fall Dean's List

Four area students earned spots on the Drury University evening school fall Dean's List. They include the following: Fair Grove - Cortni Moore, Fair Grove High School. Halfway - Denise Caudill, Ava High School. Long Lane - Samantha Henson, Stoutland High School. Tunas - Wesley Waguespack Jr., Br