• New bank welcomed to Pitman
    News Image(Pitman, NJ) On Thursday, September 13, Freeholder Heather Simmons, Liaison to the Department of Economic Development, attended a ribbon-cutting at Newfield National Bank's newest location in Pitman.
  • Senior Citizen Picnic will be postponed to September 19
    News Image(National Park, NJ) – Due to the weather forecast the Gloucester County Senior Citizen Picnic will be moved to the scheduled rain date of Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Red Bank Battlefield Park, National Park.
  • County works with Paulsboro to eliminate blight for safer neighborhoods
    News Image(Paulsboro, NJ) – Two blighted properties will be demolished in the coming weeks as part of the Housing Initiative Program for Paulsboro (HIPP).  Through the program, the Borough of Paulsboro acquires abandoned properties and vacant lots and Gloucester County, through its Community Development Block Grant Program, will demolish them to make way for new housing.
  • Annual Women's Health Summit promotes healthy living to "Feel Better, Eat Better, Live Better"
    News Image(Sewell, NJ) On Saturday, Sept. 29, the Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Department of Health & Human Services and The WHS Collaborative will be presenting the annual Women’s Health Summit: “Feel Better, Eat Better, Live Better.”
  • No cost Flu Shot program available to Gloucester County residents
    News Image(Woodbury, NJ) – The Gloucester County Department of Health is gearing up and preparing to provide no cost flu shots to county residents beginning September 24.  Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Jim Jefferson, Liaison to the Department of Health said residents should check their mailboxes for the flu shot schedule of locations and times in the county's newsletter.
  • Gloucester County kids fishing contest winners announced
    News Image(Clayton, NJ) – Young anglers from Gloucester County did not let the dreary weather stop them from competing in the annual Gloucester County Kids Fishing Contest on Saturday, Sept. 8 at the county's Scotland Run Park.