Keep It Safe During Toy Shopping Season (Clarksboro, NJ) – The Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the County Office of Consumer Protection remind consumers to shop wisely for children’s toys this year and follow the guidelines from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
GC EMS Medical Director Named “EMS Physician of the Year (Clayton, NJ) – Gloucester County Emergency Medical Services (GC EMS) Medical Director Dr. Gerard Carroll was awarded the statewide "EMS Physician of the Year" award on Friday night, Nov. 15 at the NJ EMS Banquet in Atlantic City. The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, Office of Emergency Medical Services and the New Jersey Emergency Medical Services Council selected Dr. Carroll as “EMS Physician of the Year”.
Neptune Training Exercise with Fire Departments To Demonstrate Fire Boat (Clarksboro, NJ) – The Neptune Taskforce will be conducting an Exercise at approximately 9:15 AM on Saturday, Nov.16, 2013 in conjunction with the Camden City Fire Department to demonstrate the Large Diameter Hose Firefighting capability that Neptune provides and work with the newly acquired Fire Boat from Camden City which was recently placed into service. The location of the exercise will be along the Camden City waterfront along one of the piers at 2500 Broadway, Camden.
Expansion at GCC for Nursing and Allied Health Program (Sewell, NJ) – Ground was broken today for a new $9.5 Million Nursing and Allied Health Center at Gloucester County College. The new 2-story facility is part of the state’s higher education capital financing program and will help GCC students meet the growing demand in ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine Technology and Nursing.
Animal Shelter’s Open House This Saturday (Clayton, NJ) – The Gloucester County Animal Shelter will hold their annual Open House on Saturday, October 5, from 11 am to 4 pm. The celebration includes refreshments, live music, balloons, a face painter for kids and a Pet Costume Parade will be held at 3 pm. Elwood, one of the ‘Worlds Ugliest Dogs’ will also be at the event for photos. The rain or shine event is free and open to the public.