Allison Steele writes about Camden’s schools, government and businesses. Most importantly, she writes about the city’s residents. She is a former crime reporter who covered the Camden and Philadelphia police departments for the Inquirer. A Philly native, she has been with the Inquirer since 2008.
0 CommentsThe defunct Camden City Police Department is the gift that keeps on giving — at least to the new Camden County force that replaced it... Read more
0 CommentsAs I mentioned in my story Tuesday on the delay in the $1 million renovation of the North Camden Community Center, the Camden Boxing Academy... Read more
0 CommentsThe 50-year clock started ticking Tuesday afternoon when students, faculty and staff at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University in Camden... Read more
0 CommentsCamden Mayor Dana L. Redd sent out a letter Monday to city business owners formally notifying them that the city now has a curfew in place... Read more
0 CommentsA group of poets will be paying tribute Monday to Camden's biggest celebrity: Walt Whitman. Here is a description of the event: "140 years... Read more
0 CommentsAs the June deadline approached for Dooley House to finish its AIDS transitional housing project, the nonprofit's contractor is in a legal... Read more
0 CommentsMore than a decade ago, there were dreams in Camden of three new firehouses to be built with the city’s issuance of $19.5 million in... Read more