CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie emphasized how the state government has helped turn around Camden during his State of the State speech last week and he's likely to tell the story more if he launches a presidential campaign.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey-sponsored business rush to Camden got a boost Tuesday when the state Economic Development Authority approved $118 billion in future tax breaks for Subaru of America to move its U.S. headquarters to the city, and $40 million for Cooper Health System to move n…
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Subaru announced plans Friday to move its U.S. headquarters to Camden, just four miles from its current home in Cherry Hill, and said it is seeking $118 million in tax breaks intended to lure jobs to the impoverished city.
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) -- With city leaders and high school cheerleaders there to celebrate, Gov. Chris Christie announced plans Tuesday to spend at least $50 million to overhaul Camden High School, a proud building in one of the nation's poorest cities.
Not too long ago Camden had the dubious distinction of being labeled as the murder capital of America - and was considered to be the most dangerous city in the nation. Plenty of problems remain, but Gov. Chris Christie believes real progress is being made.