New Jersey

Leona Davis runs Forget Me Knot Flowers from her Haddonfield home, delivering donated wedding flowers to residents in nursing homes, cancer centers and women's shelters in the Philadelphia area.
Courtesy of Leona Davis
Mike DeNardo
February 17, 2020 - 4:00 am
A South Jersey nonprofit has given a second life to wedding flowers that would otherwise be tossed out. Read more here.
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Lindenwold's Bryana Turner (middle) on the Food Network show "Girl Scout Cookie Championship," along with judges Carla Hall, Nacho Aguirre, and Katie Le, and host Alyson Hannigan.
Courtesy of Girl Scouts of Central and Southern New Jersey
Charlotte Reese
February 16, 2020 - 2:36 pm
A teenager from Lindenwold, New Jersey is featured on the Food Network's "Girl Scout Cookie Championship." But she isn't competing—she's lending her expertise to the contestants. Read more here.
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The ribbon-cutting ceremony at Voorhees Animal Orphanage's new headquarters
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David Madden
February 16, 2020 - 4:00 am
One of Camden County’s three animal shelters opened brand new headquarters in Voorhees, giving its furry tenants a better place as they await their forever homes. Read more here.
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Kapow! hot sauce
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Kim Glovas
February 15, 2020 - 6:00 am
In one of Camden’s poorest neighborhoods, a small garden is heating up young entrepreneurs’ ambitions. Read more here.
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A gun.
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David Madden
February 15, 2020 - 4:00 am
An annual study on gun safety laws gives New Jersey an A grade, a first for the Garden State. Read more here.
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Camden County marriage
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David Madden
February 14, 2020 - 2:50 pm
This South Jersey couple may have known then that they were destined for love, but it took more than 20 years before they would tie the knot this Valentine’s Day. Read more here.
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Taisha Smith-DeJoseph
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
February 14, 2020 - 11:55 am
A church secretary has been charged with embezzling $561,777 from the New Jersey church she volunteered at, according to the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office. Read more here.
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Faye Coleman shows a photograph of her mother, to whom the late African American playwright August Wilson wrote a series of love letters.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
February 14, 2020 - 7:48 am
A Cherry Hill woman is sharing the story of a love affair between her mother and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and poet August Wilson — all documented in love notes. Read more here.
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A fire truck.
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David Madden
February 13, 2020 - 2:40 pm
A $2.4 million federal grant, which pays for more than two dozen firefighting positions in Camden, is set to expire in June. City officials are working on a contingency plan, but that would cut about half of those jobs. Read more here.
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Laura Bluestein
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 10:31 am
A New Jersey woman who authorities said was digging a grave for her dead wife when police arrived at the home 2 1/2 years ago has been convicted of manslaughter but acquitted of murder. Read more here.
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