Cumberland County

October 13, 2017

REPORT: CUMBERLAND COUNTY SPCA SHELTER MAY CLOSE

The Cumberland County SPCA animal shelter is in dire financial straits and may close at the end of the year.  The Daily Journal reports that letters have been sent to the municipalities in Cumberland and Salem counties that contracts with the shelter w...
October 11, 2017

AWFUL CRIME: THIEVES STEAL DONATION BUCKET FOR HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

Thieves have stolen a donation bucket at Habitat for Humanity in Vineland, Cumberland County.  The Daily Journal reports that someone smashed into the store and took the donation bucket that was missing Tuesday morning from the counter.  One person sto...
October 5, 2017

BRIDGETON TO GET $2.5 MILLION GRANT FOR FOOD PRODUCTION PLANT

Congressman Frank A. LoBiondo announced that the Cumberland County Improvement Authority has been awarded a $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration for construction of a Food Industry Commercialization Center adjacent to the Rutgers Food Innovation Center in Bridgeton. It is expected that 190 jobs will be created. The new multi-tenant facility will be [...]

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October 1, 2017

BRIDGE REPAIRS COMPLETED ALONG PORTION OF ROUTE 47

Bridge repairs have been completed at the Menatico Creek along Route 47 in Millville. The highway is now completely open in both directions. The bridge was closed shortly before the Labor Day weekend in order to facilitate the repairs that were neede...