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South Jersey University Equips Police Officers With Body Cameras

By David Madden

GLASSBORO, N.J. (CBS) — Many police departments from coast to coast are at least experimenting with equipping officers with body cameras. One South Jersey university is the first in the state to issue them to every member of the force. 156 more words

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Owners Of Small Businesses Seek Local Funding For Renovations, Citing Federal Rigmarole Makes Process Too Expensive

By Robin Culverwell

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A federally funded Storefront Improvement Program is facing an uncertain future because newly applied rules are making the projects more costly. 122 more words

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Brownouts Dominate Talk As New Fire Commish Debuts In City Council

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Fire Department’s controversial policy of temporary fire station closures — known as brownouts — dominated the discussion this past week during City Council’s first chance to question the new Fire Commissioner. 160 more words

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Gloucester County Investigators Hoping For A Break In 13-Year-Old Cold Case

By David Madden

HARRISON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) — Investigators in Gloucester County are hoping you can provide them with the clue that will crack a 13-year-old cold case in the disappearance and presumed murder of a Harrison Township woman. 111 more words

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Local Hospice Remodels Room To Give Comfort To Children Who Are Visiting Family Members

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A local hospice has unveiled a space that is just for children visiting family members.

It’s not unusual to see children at a hospice visiting family members, according to Michelle Brooks Associate Director of Psychosocial Services for Penn Homecare and Hospice, and that’s why Penn Hospice at Rittenhouse has remodeled a room for kids, complete with murals and stained glass. 69 more words

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Accusations In Philadelphia Of Improper Foreclosures On Homes

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — City Council plans a hearing on whether residents who have foreclosed on their mortgages are getting proper notice before the Sheriff’s office takes action. 204 more words

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