Month: June 2013

South Jersey Biz: Mazzarelli, McCray and Norcross Named to Top 20 Under 40

June 28, 2013

Editor’s Note: The May 2013 issue of South Jersey Biz magazine’s 20 Under 40 recognizes tomorrow’s leaders who are shaping business today. Anthony Mazzarelli, MD, JD, MBE Senior Vice President of Operations/Deputy Chief Medical Officer/Medical Director, Institute of Population Health, Cooper University Health Care, Camden Age 38 Emergency room doctor, deputy chief medical officer, professor,…

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Philly.com: Amendment to N.J. Renaissance School Act Advances

June 28, 2013

Amendment to N.J. Renaissance school act advances Claudia Vargas, Inquirer Staff Writer Friday, June 28, 2013 A bill amending the Urban Hope Act passed the New Jersey Senate unanimously Thursday, putting it on track to Gov. Christie’s desk. The bill – which includes provisions to define the borders of Renaissance school campuses, expand the pool…

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Cooper Foundation Names New Chairman, Vice-Chairs, Board Members

June 28, 2013

The Cooper Foundation today named Philip A. Norcross, Esq. as chairman of the Foundation Board of Trustees and announced the appointment of five new board members.  Norcross, of Mt. Laurel, is a managing shareholder and the CEO of the law firm of Parker McCay, where he focuses on the areas of finance and transactional law.…

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Tonight’s Summer in the City Concert is Canceled

June 27, 2013

Due to concerns about the weather the Summer in the City concert at Sheila L. Roberts Park (Cooper Commons Park)  for this evening has been canceled.   The rain date is August 1st. Don’t miss the rest of the concert series: Thursday, July 18 – Leon Huff presents Ju-Tuan Lanning Square Park 4th and Clinton…

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City of Camden Dedicates Park in Honor of Civic Leader and Community Organizer Sheila L. Roberts

June 21, 2013

The City of Camden held a park dedication ceremony on June 20 to honor Sheila L. Roberts, the President of the Cooper Lanning Civic Association. More than 50 community leaders gathered at 6th & Washington Streets for the dedication of the Sheila L. Roberts Park, renamed in honor of Mrs. Roberts’ service to the City…

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Star-Ledger Editorial: Bringing the Best Cancer Care to Camden

June 17, 2013

Editor’s Note: The following editorial ran in the Star-Ledger on June 16, 2013. Bringing the Best Cancer Care to Camden By Star-Ledger Editorial Board One of the nation’s top cancer centers will soon be coming to Camden, a huge score for investment, jobs and medical treatment in South Jersey — and for George Norcross, the…

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Honor Roll of Sponsors for A Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper

June 17, 2013

The Cooper Foundation would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for their generous sponsorships to A Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper on June 12. Through your support and leadership, we were able to raise more than $140,000 for the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper! Event Sponsors Michael & Amanda Hartung Mercedes-Benz…

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Philly.com: Father leaves warning on smoking

June 17, 2013

Editor’s Note: This editorial originally ran in the Philadelphia Inquirer and on Philly.com, on Sunday, June 16, 2013. Father leaves warning on smoking Christopher Fifis, Nick Fifis, and John Fifis are the owners of Ponzio’s Diner & Bakery Bar in Cherry Hill. Growing up as sons of a first-generation Greek immigrant, we learned early about…

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City of Camden to Dedicate Park in Honor of Civic Leader and Community Organizer Sheila L. Roberts on June 20

June 14, 2013

The City of Camden will hold a park dedication ceremony at 5 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, to honor Sheila L. Roberts, the President of the Cooper Lanning Civic Association. The park located at 6th & Washington Streets in Camden will be renamed the Sheila L. Roberts Park in recognition of Mrs. Roberts’ service to…

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Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Honors Pediatric Leaders, Raises More Than $140,000 for Children’s Health Care Programs

June 12, 2013

The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper and The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health Care tonight honored two esteemed South Jersey leaders in pediatric medicine and raised more than $140,000 to benefit children’s health care programs. Check out photos from the evening. “The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper offers expert clinical staff and advanced medical…

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