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Ventnor gardener among those in Atlantic County to receive PHS recognition

By NANETTE LoBIONDO GALLOWAY PHILADELPHIA – Ventnor resident Elizabeth Slater was among the gardeners recognized as Proud Participants in the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s 2020 Gardening Contest. The annual gardening competition typically attracts hundreds of entries from amateur gardeners around the Philadelphia region who submit their gardens in a competition celebrating Read more…

By Nanette LoBiondo Galloway, ago
Atlantic County

$800,000 Grant allows AtlantiCare to expand suicide prevention efforts

AtlantiCare is expanding its programs and services aimed at preventing suicide attempts and deaths by suicide. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has awarded AtlantiCare Behavioral Health a 2020 COVID-19 Emergency Response for Suicide Prevention grant. ABH will use the $800,000 in funds to expand evidence based practices in Read more…

By Nanette LoBiondo Galloway, ago