Better Education and Programs: A Better Future for Camden’s Youth

Levan, a college dropout who graduated from Camden High, talked about when he first got to college he feeling like he knew nothing; so he dropped out and starting selling drugs: he explained how fast “fast money” can be by … Continue reading

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Ten Years and $175 Million Dollars Later; Failing Camden

ZP At the turn of the century, Camden was once a prosperous, industrialized city. Major companies were located in Camden such as RCA, Campbell Soup Company and the New York Shipbuilding Corporation. Camden’s major companies were manufacturing phonographs, mass producing … Continue reading

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If it aint broke, don’t fix it: The replacement of Camden city’s police force

by: Philip Anagnostos If it aint broke, don’t fix it: The replacement of Camden city’s police force Introduction             The city of Camden in New Jersey has recently had their police force begin the process … Continue reading

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Campbell’s Soup: A Recipe for Friendship and Disater for the City of Camden

By: Anitra Gilmer Campbell’s Soup: A Recipe for Friendship and Disaster for the City of Camden    The city of Camden benefited greatly while Campbell’s Soup was more present.  Campbell’s  brought revenue into the city of Camden for years.  The … Continue reading

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Camden Police: Reviving the Force

by Nicholas Henry Camden New Jersey, which is still known as one of the most dangerous cities in the United States, is in the midst of abolishing their one hundred and forty one year old police department in favor for … Continue reading

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The Physical and Emotional Development of Camden’s Youth: Benefits of Youth-focused Programs in Schools

By Marissa Britton The environment of Camden, a city well-known for poverty and crime, has been hindering attempts for future success among students.  Many children in the Camden area are deprived of basic necessities that will eventually be detrimental to … Continue reading

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Camden’s Chartered Course: Promising Reform in Camden’s School System

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By Josiah McCarson             With Camden having some of the highest poverty, it is easy to see why so many continually try to pull Camden City out of the mud. Despite involvement from civilians in addition to local, state, and … Continue reading

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