Kevin Riordan is the Inquirer's South Jersey columnist. He’s been a journalist for nearly 40 years.

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Trenton and Camden must ensure the state’s much-maligned tax incentives finish the job in the city

State tax breaks that have sparked a development boom in Camden have come under withering fire by New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and others.

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Along ‘The Alley’ in Cherry Hill, business owners look out for one another -- and for their neighbors on Route 70

Township Lane is unusual for Cherry Hill - a business block tucked between busy Route 70 and a residential area in the Erlton section. It's a quirky cluster of small, locally owned businesses that look out for each other and their neighbors.

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Last exit: Is ‘everybody’ really leaving New Jersey? | Kevin Riordan

The story that certain groups are leaving New Jersey - senior citizens, millionaires, Millennials - is old news. But some say a new report by a respected moving company suggests that pretty much everyone is leaving the state.

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Change at the top sparks concern about the future of New Jersey’s beloved Bishop Eustace Prep

At Bishop Eustace Preparatory School, the last six months have seen a number of longtime faculty and staff members being laid off or choosing to leave. And members of the school community say they've been left in the dark.

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Shore weatherman predicts stormy skies if NJ Transit doesn’t soon restart Atlantic City train line to Philly

Nick Pittman, already a veteran weatherman at 27, grew up riding the train between Atlantic City and Philly. He has become one of the Shore area's best-known advocates for resuming service on the line.

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New Rutgers Law School dean sees herself as an academic activist and the law as ‘a helping tool’

Kimberly Mutcherson grew up with law school as her goal. This week, the longtime Rutgers-Camden faculty member became co-dean of the School of Law.

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'I would like people not to experience what I experienced’: Rowan president helps students dress for success

Rowan University is collecting donations of gently used professional and business attire for men and women so that student on tight budgets can dress for success at job or internship interviews.

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Route 30 project’s pace frustrates New Jersey town

Folks in Magnolia, Camden County are frustrated by what seems like a lack of progress on the long-sought improvements to the dangerous intersection of White Horse Pike and Evesham Road. But the state says it is moving forward to finish the project.

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PATCO’s Santa advises riders — and reads their Tweets

PATCO riders either love or hate the "Ho-ho-ho, it's Santa" announcements that started on the trains Monday. Officials hope Santa himself will weigh in on the discussion before Christmas.

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At the Haddon Heights Post Office, the work of a renowned sculptor has been hiding in plain sight

A sculpture entitled "The Letter" and created by the renowned sculptor Isamu Noguchi has graced the interior of the Haddon Heights Post Office for nearly 80 years.