Camden County

Atlantic City boardwalk amusement park
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Mike DeNardo
June 23, 2020 - 3:50 pm
New Jersey is continuing to relax its coronavirus restrictions: Playgrounds and outdoor parks are allowed to reopen on July 2 at half capacity. However, Gov. Phil Murphy warns people, especially young residents, not to get complacent. Read more here.
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Woman walking along trail
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David Madden
June 21, 2020 - 4:00 am
Camden County is planning a series of virtual public hearings on a long-debated plan to set up a 33-mile long bike and walking trail that’ll span the county and show off what it has to offer. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a Covid-19 press conference on June 9, 2020
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KYW Staff
June 16, 2020 - 3:59 pm
For now, it appears New Jersey is having little trouble easing into Stage Two of Gov. Phil Murphy’s economic recovery plan in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. At least, that’s his assessment. Read more here.
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Bodycam footage shows Woodlynne Officer Ryan Dubiel pepper-spraying a young man.
Camden County Prosecutors Office
Antionette Lee
June 12, 2020 - 12:04 pm
New Jersey officials have released video footage of an incident that left a South Jersey cop facing criminal charges. Prosecutors say he used excessive force when he pepper-sprayed a couple of teenagers without provocation. Read more here.
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Box of food being distributed
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David Madden
May 29, 2020 - 2:50 pm
As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, Camden County is partnering with TOUCH New Jersey Food Alliance to distribute food to people in need. Read more here.
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Ian Smith and Frank Trumbetti of Atilis Gym in Belmawr, N.J.
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KYW Staff
May 21, 2020 - 10:20 am
The Bellmawr gym that opened this week in defiance of Gov. Phil Murphy's executive order has been shut down. Read more here.
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Ian Smith and Frank Trumbetti of Atilis Gym in Belmawr, N.J.
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Tim Jimenez
May 19, 2020 - 9:22 am
A Camden County gym that decided to open up early for two days in a row, in violation of New Jeresey Gov. Phil Murphy's three-phase reopening plan, has received a second citation from police. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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KYW Staff
May 12, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy announced steps on Tuesday that New Jersey is taking to broadly expand testing capacity for COVID-19 and contact tracing to discover and break lines of viral transmission, both key prerequisites for jump-starting the state’s economy. Read more here.
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Young man sitting in a dark room
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Mike Dougherty
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 pm
$4 million of a federal grant to boost mental health and addiction services in New Jersey is going to a group working to expand it in Camden County. Read more here.
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Virtua Health mobile food pantry
Virtua Health
Mike Dougherty
April 30, 2020 - 12:42 pm
As people struggle to get essential items during the coronavirus pandemic, Virtua Health in South Jersey is repurposing some of its vehicles to better serve its most vulnerable patients. Read more here.
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