Camden

A laptop and a stack of books.
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Kimberly Adams
March 28, 2020 - 2:59 pm
Camden County high school students will stay connected at home since schools are closed, and it’s all coming together thanks to a huge gift from donors. Read more here.
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Camden, N.J., with Philadelphia in the background
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David Madden
March 06, 2020 - 1:05 pm
Camden has seen a major growth spurt on the business front, and now there’s an effort to get some of the newly relocated large employers to hook up with small businesses in the city to fill some of their needs. Read more here.
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Social media app TikTok on a phone.
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Suzanne Monaghan
March 04, 2020 - 4:58 pm
Two minors in Camden face criminal charges for their involvement in the social media platform TikTok "skull breaker challenge" that left another juvenile seriously injured. Read more here.
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More than a dozen people have been indicted after law enforcement officials in New Jersey uncovered a family-run heroin and fentanyl operation as part of "Operation Strikeout."
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Kim Glovas
February 29, 2020 - 4:00 am
More than a dozen people have been indicted after law enforcement officials in New Jersey uncovered a family-run heroin and fentanyl operation as part of "Operation Strikeout." Read more here.
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Officer Adam Fulmore, of the Camden County Police Department, goes on a foot patrol on August 22, 2013 in the Parkside neighborhood of Camden.
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David Madden
February 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
Police in Camden are trying out a futuristic approach to fighting crime through the use of artificial intelligence. Read more here.
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Fentanyl test strips
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David Madden
February 21, 2020 - 1:41 pm
Camden County is taking a new approach against the war on opioids through a study that utilizes fentanyl test strips. Read more here.
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Smoke starting to clear from an industrial fire on the Camden waterfront.
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Justin Udo
February 18, 2020 - 4:33 pm
A fire broke out earlier Tuesday afternoon in an industrial area in Camden along the waterfront.
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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 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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February 13, 2020 - 9:51 am
Two men serving life sentences for a double killing 25 years ago, but whose convictions were recently thrown out because of evidence that cast doubt on their guilt, celebrated with relatives and friends after they walked out of prison. Read more here.
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