NJEA calls Christie out on 'college ready' comment about Camden schools

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It's a statistic that on its face sounds so horrible it keeps getting repeated. Three students in Camden city schools scored "college ready"... Read more

Seven submit applications for 'Renaissance Schools'

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Seven organizations, some who already operate charter schools in Camden and some who have vied for the opportunity before unsuccessfully, submitted... Read more

Mayor Redd's inauguration set for tomorrow

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It's that time of the year. Inaugurations and reorganizations. Tomorrow, Mayor Dana L. Redd will take her oath of office for the second time... Read more

Camden mayor: No interest in seeing former mayor's portrayal in 'American Hustle'

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First, a note: New Year, new blog author. After taking over for Claudia Vargas a few months ago, I’ve finally got this blog back up and... Read more

Goodbye, Camden!

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Where to even begin? I’ve had an incredible 2 years, 8 months and couple weeks covering the great city of Camden, NJ. It was an honor... Read more

School starts in Camden under new state regime (and with new technology)

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As Camden students go back to school today, they might see their new school superintendent Paymon Rouhanifard, who started last week. But they... Read more

Fulbrook memorial service set for Friday

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A memorial service for Camden community activist Frank Fulbrook will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Church in Camden. The... Read more

Memorial mass and walk for 6-year-old Camden hero

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An anniversary mass and walk will be held Monday for the 6-year-old hero who died last year when he saved his sister’s life in a horrific... Read more