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    Full Kennels at the Gloucester County Animal Shelter- adopt today!

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter’s kennel is full of animals looking for their forever homes! Read on...
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    Gloucester County’s FREE Flu Shot Dates added

    Director Frank J. DiMarco and Commissioner Jim Jefferson are pleased to announce additional dates to the FREE Flu Shot Program. New dates have been added for 2022 and the program will now be extended into 2023. Read on...
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    Gloucester County’s Shady Lane Nursing Home named one of US News’ Best Nursing Homes

    The Gloucester County Shady Lane Nursing Home received a top rating from US News in Short Term Rehabilitation (3/3) and Long-Term Care (3/3) landing them on the list of Best Nursing Homes in 2022-2023. Read on...
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    Historical human remains found at Red Bank Battlefield

    The skeletal remains of as many as eleven individuals have been discovered in a mass grave at Red Bank Battlefield in Gloucester County. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Bridge Rehabilitation Project

    Director Frank J. DiMarco, Deputy Director Heather Simmons, Commissioner Denice DiCarlo, and County Clerk James N. Hogan are eager to share an update on the Gloucester County Bridge Rehabilitation Project. Read on...
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    Parent Education Workshop to be held late September

    The Gloucester County Commission for Women and The Arc Gloucester are co-sponsoring a Parent Education Workshop dedicated to “What Parents Should Know About the IEP Process” on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Make Memorable Experiences with your family in Gloucester County!

    The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners have launched the Gloucester County Tourism Guide interactive website as part of the Economic Recovery Plan. Read on...
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    Disability Employment Job Fair and Resource Event scheduled for July 28

    (Sewell, NJ) –On Thursday, July 28, the Gloucester County Board of Commissioners will sponsor the annual Disability Employment Job Fair and Resource Event from 9 a.m. to noon at Rowan College of South Jersey’s Gymnasium (1400 Tanyard Rd., Sewell). Read on...

    How to avoid scams and stay safe from scammers

    Recognizing common signs of a scam could help you avoid failing for one. Read on...
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    NJ Transit launches the next phase of the NewBus Program

    NJTransit riders may see some updated routes across Gloucester, Camden and Burlington Counties. Read on...
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    Rowan College of South Jersey Varsity Golf finishes 2nd at NJCAA Region 19 Championships

    The Rowan College of South Jersey Varsity Golf Team won big at the NJCAA Region 19 Championships at Ashbrook Country Club. Read on...
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    Gloucester County’s Small Business Recovery Grant supports our local businesses

    In celebration of Small Business week, Director Frank J. DiMarco & Deputy Director Heather Simmons are reminding small businesses that the Small Business Recovery Grant can assist with economic hardships due to the pandemic. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Receives Grant for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals

    Gloucester County’s Division of Human and Special Services has received a $75,000 grant from the New Jersey Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing to improve communication and language access to county services for deaf and hard of hearing residents. Read on...
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    Join Gloucester County for special pickleball event

    (Sewell, NJ)—Gloucester County Board of Commissioners in partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation will host “Picklenic,” a special event for pickleball players. Read on...
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    Gloucester County launches the Gloucester County Community Outreach Team

    Gloucester County is launching a new initiative, the Gloucester County Community Outreach Team. This will allow us to conduct a door-to-door outreach to help provide information and resources to Gloucester County residents. Read on...
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    Gloucester County will hold its Annual Kitten Shower

    The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners announced that the Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) will be hosting their second annual Kitten Shower on Saturday, April 30 from noon to 3 p.m. to celebrate the upcoming arrival of kitten season. Read on...
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    Camden and Gloucester Counties launch SJ Film Office Cooperative

    (Paulsboro, NJ)—Director Lou Cappelli Jr. of Camden County and Deputy Director Heather Simmons of Gloucester County joined industry leaders Monday to launch South Jersey’s first joint film office. Read on...
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    Best of Gloucester County voting now through July 29

    (Gloucester County, NJ)—With more than 100 business categories to choose from, Gloucester County residents can vote for their favorite diner, pharmacy, food store, fitness center and more as part of this year’s Best of Gloucester County contest. Read on...
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    Register now for Gloucester County’s Step-by-Step Walking Program

    Gloucester County Department of Health and Division of Senior Services is now accepting registration for the Step-by-Step Walking Program. Read on...
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    Red Bank Battlefield Spring Festival coming this April

    (National Park, NJ)- Step back in time for a day of history and family fun at the annual Red Bank Battlefield Spring Festival on Sunday, April 9 from noon until 4 p.m. The event is free for all to attend. Read on...
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    Explore Spring Wildflowers at Scotland Run Park

    Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Scotland Run Park’s “St Patrick's Day Spring Wildflower Talk and Walk” on Saturday, March 19. Read on...
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    March 2022 is Tire Amnesty Month

    (South Harrison Township, NJ) - Gloucester County Board of Commissioners Director Frank J. DiMarco declares March Tire Amnesty Month in Gloucester County. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Housing Development Corporation receives Affordable Housing Trust Fund grant

    (Deptford, NJ)—Director Frank J. DiMarco announces the Gloucester County Housing Development Corporation will receive an Affordable Housing Trust Fund grant of $4,200,000. Read on...
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    Gloucester County Animal Shelter adoption hours expanded

    (Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners is expanding adoption hours at the Gloucester County Animal Shelter beginning Monday, January 31. Read on...
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    Dates announced for 2022 Free Rabies Clinics

    (Clayton, NJ) The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners in collaboration with the Department of Health and Human Services and Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) have announced the dates for the 2022 Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic. Read on...
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