• Security grants available for nonprofit and religious institutions in Gloucester County
    (Woodbury, NJ) -- Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Jim Jefferson announced today that the state has made available $1 million in security grants for nonprofit and religious institutions determined to be at high risk of a terrorist attack.  Gloucester County is included because it is one of the counties that are not currently covered by a similar federal program.
  • Faith on the Front Lines – Mental Health and Addictions Conference for Faith Based Leaders Offered
    (Deptford, NJ) -- The Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Gloucester County Department of Health and Human Services and the Gloucester County Addictions Task Force are sponsoring Faith on the Front Lines – Mental Health and Addictions Conference for Faith Based Leaders on Friday, April 7 at Auletto Caterers in Deptford, NJ.  This free event is open to church and religious leaders of all denominations.

  • Gloucester County Library hosts Big Read kickoff party with a free copy of The Great Gatsby and a month long celebration
    News Image(Harrison Twp, NJ) – Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Lyman Barnes announced today that the Big Read The Great Gatsby kickoff party will be held on Saturday, April 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Gloucester County Library, Mullica Hill branch.



  • 100 employers already scheduled to be at Mega Job Fair on March 24
    News Image(Woodbury, NJ)  - Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Heather Simmons announced that 100 employers will be attending the upcoming Job Fair at Rowan College of Gloucester County (RCGC) on Friday, March 24 from 9 a.m. to 12 Noon.  The event is free and parking is free.  The event will be held in the RCGC gymnasium, 1400 Tanyard Road, Sewell.
  • 5th Annual Gloucester County EMS and Rowan University EMS training course starts tomorrow and runs through Sunday
    (Glassboro, NJ) – Beginning tomorrow, Friday, March 17 through Sunday, March 19 over 200 pre-hospital providers will attend the 2017 Gloucester County EMS/Rowan University EMS Clinical Education Symposium to earn continuing education credits and the chance to learn from leading experts in emergency medicine.
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  • Warming/Comfort Center opened at Gloucester County Library until 9 p.m.
    (Mullica Hill, NJ) – Gloucester County Government, in coordination with Atlantic City Electric, the American Red Cross and the Gloucester County Library System, is establishing a Warming Center at the Library's Main Branch located at 389 Wolfert Station Road, Mullica Hill. This facility will be open to those in need until 9:00 pm this evening, and will provide refreshments, a place to rest and remain out of the elements, and an opportunity to charge electronic accessories.