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January 24, 2019

Good Thursday morning! The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office will not file charges against Al Alvarez — the second prosecutor’s office to decline to file charges. I found the statement the office made pretty notable: “Due to a lack...

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January 24, 2019

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Camden is getting a $1 million grant to transform illegal dumping sites into spaces for public art. The grant is part of “A New View,” a project funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies, which was founded by former New York Mayor Mic...

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January 24, 2019

(Camden, NJ) The City of Camden will receive a $1 million grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies to clean up blighted areas around its transit corridors — and to turn those spaces into showcases for public art. Camden, which learned last summer it wa...

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January 23, 2019

CAMDEN - At Wednesday's grand opening ceremony at the new Virtua Health & Wellness Center - Camden, 57-year-old Jerome Martin was supposed to introduce himself to the crowd and pass along a lantern symbolizing light. Instead,...

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January 22, 2019

As New Jersey’s tax-incentive programs come under increasing scrutiny, consultants underline critical value to struggling city of $1.4 billion public investment Credit: Blake Bolinger/flickr After five decades of decline, Camden is experie...

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January 15, 2019

Camden is seeing improvements in several aspects of public well-being, according to a report by EConsult Solutions, a Philadelphia-based firm specializing in public policy and economic development. (Photo: Denise Henhoeffer/Courier-Post) A ...

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January 15, 2019

(Camden, N.J.) A new report prepared by Econsult Solutions Inc., and praised by former Gov. Jim Florio in the introduction, touts the positive impact of investments on social determinants of health in Camden. ESI’s 44-page report, submitted to the...

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January 3, 2019

Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio, file CATEGORIES:    New Jersey   Education CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Education is on the rise in Camden's schools. Graduation rates have finally climbed after...

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January 2, 2019

Jim Walsh CATEGORIES:    Business   New Jersey CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — For some, the growing economy and burgeoning businesses have been a long time coming for the city of Camden....

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January 1, 2019

CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Camden was once considered one of the most dangerous places in the country. While it's still far from a finished product, crime is down and graduation rates are up over the past five years.  Camden County P...

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