Week in Review: Southern New Jersey News

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Your SNJ Today recap of southern New Jersey news videos from the second week of September 2017, plus a few entertainment ideas for the weekend. 

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Stockton Nazis White Supremacy Group Posters

1. Stockton Police Investigate White Supremacy Group's Fliers on Campus 

At Stockton University, police are searching for three individuals who are believed to be involved in the unauthorized posting of fliers around campus. The fliers promote a group that has been identified by some as a white supremacist organization. 

2. Three Year Old Battling Cancer Gets Visit from Heroes

Three-year-old Benjamin Graham from Elmer Township got a special visit earlier this week.

Stockton Tourism Growth AC 2017

3. Stockton Study: Atlantic City Tourism Market on Uptick

A new report from Stockton University showed that Atlantic City's tourism industry is continuing to see sustained positive growth in the second quarter of the year.

4. NJ Gas Tax to Stick at 23 Cents

Drivers in New Jersey can breathe a sigh of relief as state officials have decided not to increase the gas tax. 

Rowan University drinking water lead lead-free 2017

5. All Water Now Lead-Free at Rowan University

After more than a year, Rowan University has officially announced that all drinking water on campus is now safe and lead-free.

6. Scores Unsettled? Former Taj Mahal Strip Club Sued by Hard Rock

On Monday, September 18th, the new owner of the Taj property in Atlantic City filed a lawsuit that claims that the former Scores AC is preventing the company from opening on schedule and operating without "potential denigration" of the Hard Rock brand.

7.  Norcross at Rutgers: 'We're all Immigrants.'

Congressman Donald Norcross (D-N.J. 1st Dist.) stopped by Rutgers University-Camden on Monday, September 20th, to talk with "Dreamers" about the impact of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Camden Amazon HQ 2 Bid 2017

8. Camden Joins List of Cities Putting Hat in Ring for Amazon HQ 2

Camden County has joined Atlantic County in hopes of bringing Amazon's second headquarters to the South Jersey area.

LoBiondo Interview Daca

9. Preview: Rep. Frank LoBiondo - The SNJ Today Interview 2017 

Congressman visits with SNJ Today for a candid one-on-one interview discussing national and local topics including immigration, DACA, the Donald Trump presidency and its effect on Washington, veterans affairs, South Jersey and more. The first three parts of the interview can be seen here, the rest will be published next week.


Voting Block NJ Vineland SNJ Today Election 2017

SNJ RADAR: VOTING BLOCK NJ: Vineland, N.J. Voters Asked: Do You Have Issues? 

A small group of Vineland voters will ask each other: ‘What are the most important issues in the 2017 governor’s race?’ 


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Historic Soldiers Weekend at For Mott Creek Park 

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Bridgeton Crabfest 2017  

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