A Collingswood group energized by local controversies about whether to allow backyard chickens and Airbnbs, and whether a tattoo parlor belongs on Haddon Avenue, is raising questions about the longstanding structure and practices of borough government.
People living on and near Kirkwood Lake in Voorhees, have been waiting and working for decades to get this lead- and arsenic-contaminated body of water cleaned up. But some question why plans call for remediating lakeside land first.
Gail Harris grew up loving jazz and has long wanted to open a spot to enjoy the music live in South Jersey. So she and her husband Eddie did just that in April, 2018, when May the Jazz Never Stop opened in Haddon Heights.
After hitting 40, Denise Jonasz changed careers and opened a consignment shop, Pure Couture, in Haddonfield. More than a dozen years later, the shop is an oasis for those looking to find something different.
Rowan College at Burlington County mulls a different approach to the future of its mostly vacant former main campus in Pemberton Township after efforts to attract prospective buyers or redevelopers came up dry.
Lisa Corthell overcame addiction to heroin and was beloved on the streets of Camden for her work with women who turn to prostitution to get money for drugs. She died on Jan. 12, "and looking peaceful, as if she'd just gone to sleep," her mother said.