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College Consortium to Recognize Camden County Freeholder

College Consortium to Recognize Camden County Freeholder

Deputy Director Ed McDonnell will be recognized at Camden County College on Aug. 19.
Gloucester Township Teacher Named County Teacher of the Year

Gloucester Township Teacher Named County Teacher of the Year

Natalie Franco, a fifth-grade teacher at Gloucester Township Elementary School, was recognized by the New Jersey Department of Education.
Camden Academy Charter School Seeks Job Partners

Camden Academy Charter School Seeks Job Partners

The school is looking for businesses to host interns during the 2014-15 school year.
Seven Candidates Pursue Three Seats on Gloucester Township BOE

Seven Candidates Pursue Three Seats on Gloucester Township BOE

Five will run for three seats on the Black Horse Pike Regional School District Board.
Highland Regional High School Class of 2014 Graduates on Wednesday

Highland Regional High School Class of 2014 Graduates on Wednesday

See the full list of graduates from this year's class.
Sicklerville Resident Among Recipients of $20,000 College Scholarship

Sicklerville Resident Among Recipients of $20,000 College Scholarship

Julia Cazan, a junior at Philadelphia University, was the recipient of the scholarship made available through the New Jersey Apartment Association.
First Medical Arts Academy at Camden County Technical School Set for Graduation

First Medical Arts Academy at Camden County Technical School Set for Graduation

The program began in September of 2010 with the goal of educating high school students who excelled academically and planned to pursue a college degree in the medical field.
Program Encourages Reading at Ann Mullen Middle School

Program Encourages Reading at Ann Mullen Middle School

The students earned a record number of points participating in a program using Accelerated Reader.
Union Determined to Send Laid Off Camden County College Employees Back to Work

Union Determined to Send Laid Off Camden County College Employees Back to Work

A total of 50 workers were laid off without warning last week, the Courier Post reports.
James W. Lilley School Hosts Alex's Lemonade Stand for Students Fighting Cancer

James W. Lilley School Hosts Alex's Lemonade Stand for Students Fighting Cancer

Two Kindergarten students were diagnosed with cancer last year.
Senior Seeks Accountability After Being Left Out of High School Yearbook

Senior Seeks Accountability After Being Left Out of High School Yearbook

Bianca Nataloni was left out of the 2014 Cherry Hill High School East yearbook.
ACLU Suing Gloucester Township School District For Discrimination

ACLU Suing Gloucester Township School District For Discrimination

The district is one of three in Camden County and seven statewide being sued, the Courier Post reports.
Blackwood Native Named CEO of Rutgers-Camden/Rowan Board of Governors

Blackwood Native Named CEO of Rutgers-Camden/Rowan Board of Governors

Kris Kollouri has been named to the position, the Courier Post reports.
Four Camden County College Graduates are Bound for the University of Pennsylvania

Four Camden County College Graduates are Bound for the University of Pennsylvania

The graduates will study for a baccalaureate degree through Penn’s College of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies.
Camden County College Commencement Set for Saturday

Camden County College Commencement Set for Saturday

Commencement begins at 10 a.m.
UPDATE: David Cade Tabbed as Newest Member of Gloucester Township Board of Education

UPDATE: David Cade Tabbed as Newest Member of Gloucester Township Board of Education

Cade is a 13-year resident of the township. He was selected by the County Executive Superintendent when the board was unable to make a selection last month.
Penn Tech Recognized Nationally

Penn Tech Recognized Nationally

It earned the bronze medal in U.S. News and World Report's nationwide ranking of test scores, college readiness and student to teacher ratio.
Gloucester Township BOE Vacancy May Be Filled By May 9

Gloucester Township BOE Vacancy May Be Filled By May 9

Camden County Executive Superintendent Peggy Nicolosi received six applications for the position and hopes to conduct interviews on Tuesday.
Gloucester Township Students Among Camden County's Best Class of 2014

Gloucester Township Students Among Camden County's Best Class of 2014

Students will be honored May 6 at the Collingswood Ballroom.
National Award Named After Gloucester Township Resident

National Award Named After Gloucester Township Resident

Dr. Janice Joseph is a Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. Her name is attached to a new award recognizing minority and female scholars