NEWS, SPORTS, COMMENTARY, POLITICS for Gloucester City and the Surrounding Areas of South Jersey and Philadelphia

Gloucester City's Annual Winter Wonderland Program

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ--(CNBNewsnet)--The City of Gloucester City will present its annual Winter Wonderland program on Thursday, December 8, starting at 6:30 PM. There will be a Santa Ride Procession with fire trucks starting at Fire Headquarters on King Street down Monmouth Street towards Johnson Blvd. On Saturday, December 10, from 3 PM to 7 PM, there will be family fun and many food trucks at Proprietors Park, King Street. Read more →

Lebanon Valley College Recognizes Fall Student-Athletes

ANNVILLE, PA (11/29/2022)-- Lebanon Valley College recognized its student-athletes who competed for the Flying Dutchmen fall athletic teams. Local students include: Kayleigh Kmet of Hainesport (08036), a graduate of Lenape High School and a field hockey team member, is pursuing a bachelor of science in communication sciences and disorders. The LVC field hockey squad finished with seven wins during the 2022 season, including key conference victories over Hood, Eastern, and Stevenson. Three student-athletes earned All-Middle Atlantic Conference honors. Kevin Donahue of Sewell (08080), a graduate of Clearview Regional High School and member of the men's soccer team, is pursuing a bachelor of science in exercise science. The LVC men's soccer team finished with seven wins during the 2022 season. The Dutchmen captured the second straight Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth Rookie of the Year award as Nathan Prex was honored. Two student-athletes earned All-MAC accolades and five were named Academic All-District.... Read more →

*Mt. Ephraim FD Holiday Raffle Tickets on Sale

MOUNT EPHRAIM, NJ (November 19, 2022)--The Mount Ephraim Fire Department's annual Holiday Raffle is back. Each ticket is eligible for all 20 drawings. The average prize value is $250. Tickets are available through the MEFD Facebook page CLICK HERE. Black Friday sale for reduced pricing until 11/25!! The prize list includes the following: Apple Watch Kitchen Aid Mixer MMilwaukee Power Toolkit SSkullcandy Wireless Headphones Fit Bit NNintendo Switch Liquor Basket Tor Burch, Michael Koors, and Kate Spade purses Yeti Cooler Bumpbox Bluetooth Speaker Philadelphia Sports Team cornhole and washers sets Tonor Wireless Karokee Machine Wine Fridge Portable Smart Projector Char-Griller Smoker Home Depot, Pandora, and Visa Gift Cards The drawing will be broadcast on Mount Ephraim Fire Department's Facebook Live page. Rules: You do not need to be present or watching to win You must be 18 years or older to participate You can purchase more than one ticket Each... Read more →

GTPD Investigating Catalytic Converter Thefts From Gloucester Township School Buses

Gloucester Township Police Crime Stoppers VIDEO- Suspects Captured On Camera Stealing Catalytic Converter Thefts From Gloucester Township School Buses In Late November- On the evenings of November 28th and 29th, the suspect vehicles arrived at the Gloucester Township Public Schools Transportation Center in the Blackwood Section. The SUV is a late 2000’s Honda Pilot with no front registration tag, roof racks, and a sunroof, and a white sedan with no front registration tag, tinted windows, and a sunroof. On both occasions, suspects were dropped off by the Honda SUV while the white sedan drives in the area as a look out. The pictured suspects cut a hole in the fence, stole six catalytic converters, and damaged two other vehicles while attempting to cut their converters unsuccessfully. If you can identify the suspect in the video and photos call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500 or call our GTPD... Read more →

New Jersey American Water Invests $2 Million in Voorhees Infrastructure

CAMDEN, N.J. – DEC. 1, 2022 – New Jersey American Water will replace over two miles of aging water main in Voorhees starting this week. The company will upgrade the aging 6-inch cast-iron water lines that were installed as far back as the 1950s with new 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: Camden Avenue entire length Essex Avenue entire length Ford Avenue from Salem Avenue to the end of the road Hudson Avenue entire length Lennox Avenue entire length Mercer Avenue from Middlesex Avenue to Haddonfield-Berlin Road Middlesex Avenue from Mercer Avenue to Somerset Avenue Somerset Avenue from Ford Avenue to Haddonfield-Berlin Road Sussex Avenue from Lennox Avenue to Somerdale Road Warren Avenue from Lennox Avenue to Somerdale Road The project also includes replacing 11 fire hydrants and 111 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. Additionally, New Jersey American Water will replace any customer-owned service line that... Read more →

Army Corps and Delaware sign cost-sharing agreement

PHILADELPHIA (Dec. 5, 2022) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Philadelphia District has signed a feasibility cost sharing agreement with the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) to initiate a new study for the Delaware Inland Bays. The agreement, signed by USACE Philadelphia District Commander Lt. Col. Ramon Brigantti and DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin on Nov. 29, 2022, formally kicks off the Delaware Inland Bays and Delaware Bay Coast Coastal Storm Risk Management Study. “Our District has a long history of supporting the First State and I’m proud to continue that tradition,” said Brigantti. “We know there’s considerable risk along our nation’s coastlines and back bay environments, and so it’s important for us to study ways to help manage that risk – that will be our focus with this effort.” "This study presents us with a great opportunity to investigate flood risk and to... Read more →

CNB Business News: Philadelphia Area Restaurants Offer Special Menus for Christmas and New Year's Holidays

CNBNews graphic files CHRISTMAS DINING IN DECEMBER - SPECIAL 1) Dine-in Caffe Aldo Lamberti Christmas Eve Dinner 2011 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ, 08002 (856) 663-1747 During the month of December, get into the holiday spirit as carolers stroll from table to table filling the Caffe with the sounds of Christmas. Performers are from the Cherry Hill High School East and West Choral Music Programs (Friday, Saturdays and Sundays only) FEAST OF SEVEN FISHES 2) Take-out SliCE Pizza of the Seven Fishes Italian Market and City-wide delivery: 1180 S. 10th St., (215) 463-0868 Washington Twp: 137 Egg Harbor Rd, (856) 302 5099 From December 1 to Christmas Eve Open on Christmas Eve Day and until early evening Closed all locations for Christmas Marlo and Jason Dilks of SliCE announce the return of their annual holiday pie, Pizza of the 7 Fishes. This special seasonal pizza is inspired... Read more →

A Single Shot of a Very Old Cancer Drug Used for Treatment of Prostate Cancer Cost $38,398

Arthur Allen October 26, 2022 Dr. Josie Tenore and Paul Hinds were introduced by a mutual friend in 2017 and hadn’t been going out long when she laid down the law: He had to get a physical. “I don’t date people who don’t take care of their health,” said Tenore, who practices cosmetic dermatology and functional medicine in suburban Chicago. One of Hinds’ summer blood tests came back with an alarming result: His prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, level was very high. A biopsy confirmed he had advanced prostate cancer. There aren’t a lot of comfortable alternatives for treating prostate cancer, which generally progresses as long as testosterone levels remain high. Marijuana appears to lower testosterone levels, so after his diagnosis, Paul dosed a liquid form of cannabis for several weeks. That cut his PSA in half, but Hinds, a cybersecurity expert who likes yoga and bicycling, “was stoned out of... Read more →

CNB Medical News: An Indiana Boy Receives the Best Gift -- A New Heart

This Month He Will Enjoy the Season’s Sights and Sounds Thanks to the Selfless Gift He Received December 1, 2022 -- December is the month when many focus on gifts. For an Indiana transplant family, December is the month to celebrate the ultimate gift -- the gift of life. The Austin Family is stepping into December thinking about a very special Thanksgiving seven years ago spent inpatient when they received that most special gift. This year, their now 11-year-old can enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season thanks to receiving a new heart … and a second chance at life. In 2010, Ashley and Chris Austin were thrilled to find out they were pregnant with their second child. Their oldest son, Grady, was excited to meet his new sister or brother. Cohen arrived in July 2011. Even though Ashley and Chris were unaware at the time, Cohen was... Read more →

U.S. Agencies Deport Illegal Immigrants Living in NJ Convicted of Sexual Felonies; Many Are Repeat Offenders

NEWARK, NJ (December 6, 2022)(CNBNewsnet) — Deportation officers with United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Newark field office apprehended three unlawfully present noncitizens convicted of sex offenses during a nationwide enforcement action from Oct. 22 through Nov. 4. ERO’s law enforcement action resulted in a total of 138 arrests nationally, including some people who were previously ordered removed from the U.S. but failed to depart. This enforcement operation was implemented to address unlawfully present noncitizens convicted of sex offenses. Cases amenable to federal criminal prosecution may be presented to the appropriate U.S. attorney’s office. “Removing noncitizen sexual perpetrators from the U.S. is an essential part of the community safety ERO provides,” said John Tsoukaris, field office director of the ERO Newark field office. “The brave women and men who carried out these arrests are to be commended for their efforts on behalf of innocent... Read more →