U.S. Attorney Charges Philadelphia Men With Tax Fraud and Bribery Offenses

SCRANTON PA (August 8, 2022)-- The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that on August 5, 2022, Den Lam, age 48, and Danny Sing, age 59, both of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, were charged with criminal information with various federal tax offenses and commercial bribery. CNBNews graphic files According to United States Attorney Gerard M. Karam, the information filed against Den Lam alleges that he conspired with other individuals to evade federal income taxes for approximately $1,600,000 in wages paid by Global Staffing Services, Inc. (Global Staffing), a temporary staffing company that he and his coconspirators owned... Read more →


Garces Eats, to Debut at Wells Fargo Center in October

WELLS FARGO CENTER PARTNERS WITH JAMES BEARD AWARD-WINNING IRON CHEF JOSE GARCES FOR A BRAND-NEW CULINARY CONCEPT, GARCES EATS, TO DEBUT THIS FALL PHILADELPHIA, PA – Wells Fargo Center and James Beard Award-winning Iron Chef Jose Garces today announced plans for a new culinary concept, Garces Eats, to debut at the arena in October at the start of the 2022-23 NHL and NBA seasons. Garces Eats will replace The Bistro stand on the Broad Street side of the Club Level at Wells Fargo Center and will feature a rotating menu to highlight many of Chef Garces’ most notable dishes from... Read more →


Mrs. Katherine Dewechter, of Gloucester City; Longtime Librarian at Gloucester City Library

On August 4, 2022. Age 97. (nee Dolan) Of Gloucester City. Loving wife of 61 years to the late Joseph A. “Dewey” Dewechter. Loving mother of Catherine Hughes, Joseph E. Dewechter (Sophia), Daniel Dewechter (Linda), Patrick Dewechter (Lori), and Robert Dewechter (Katherine). Also survived by her ten grandsons, one granddaughter, eight great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Kay was born and raised in Ardmore, PA, to the late Anthony and Mary Dolan. She was a longtime librarian at the Gloucester City Library. Kay and her late husband, Dewey, were longtime faithful, devoted parishioners of St. Mary’s Church. Relatives and friends... Read more →


The Cost of Policing in Erie PA has Skyrocketed

In Erie one in Four Residents Live in Poverty, the Top Erie Police Officer Made $159,000 Plus in 2021 By Tom Gantert | The Center Square Aug 1, 2022 Erie PA, image courtesy of The World Atlas (The Center Square) - In a city where the median household income is $38,655 and 1-in-4 residents live in poverty, the top-paid police officer in Pennsylvania's fifth-largest city made more than $159,000 in 2021. And it wasn't the chief. The city of Erie, population 94,831 in the 2020 census, is engrossed in citywide debate about the cost of law enforcement. Police spending is... Read more →


BUY THE PERFECT FLAVORFUL DELTA 8 GUMMIES ONLINE

When choosing delta-8 gummies, knowing what ingredients are used to ensure you get a high-quality product is essential. The best products on the market use all natural and organic ingredients, as well as CBD, extracted from hemp plants grown in the United States. You should also make sure that the gummies you choose are third-party lab tested for purity and potency. You can buy flavorful Delta 8 Gummies online at competitive prices too. You can buy in bulk or single packs or choose whichever option works best for you. Whatever option you choose, we know you’ll love the great taste... Read more →


Earn $100 and Help Find Ways to Support Transportation Infrastructure in New Jersey

NJDOT Seeks Volunteers for Mileage-Based User Fee Pilot Program (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti and the Eastern Transportation Coalition is urging residents to participate in an innovative Mileage-Based User Fee (MBUF) Pilot Program. Drivers who participate can earn $100 and will help policymakers explore potential alternatives to the fuel tax to maintain New Jersey’s roads and bridges. Currently, transportation infrastructure in New Jersey is funded mainly by a fuel tax paid by drivers on each gallon of gas they buy at the pump. As vehicles go farther on less fuel, and some do not... Read more →


Emmaline A. Kelley, of Gloucester City age 81

Author Stephen King said, “Nothing was certain, there were many twists and devious turns as one hopped down the overgrown bunny trail of life.” Emmaline A. Kelley (nee Tomlin) was certainly unfiltered. She was feisty and had a great sense of humor with a big, charismatic belly laugh. “It’s strange how pain marks our faces, and makes us all look like family.” Suddenly, in the late evening of Thursday, July 28, 2022, Emmaline passed away at Cooper University Hospital in Camden at 81. Author James Patterson says, “...But remember you have to move on somehow. You just pick your head... Read more →


NJ Legislature Blocks Use of New Graduation Test for Class of 2023

New Jersey’s graduation testing requirement has been suspended for the third time in four years. Most recently, the State Legislature, rather than the Covid-19 pandemic, blocked the test for the class of 2023. In 2020 and 2021, New Jersey’s “exit test” requirement for a high school diploma was suspended when the pandemic caused the cancellation of state assessments. This year, however, Legislators voted overwhelmingly to stop the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) and the State Board of Education (SBOE) from implementing a new graduation test with a higher passing score. The New Jersey Graduation Proficiency Assessment (NJGPA) test was... Read more →


Mrs. Helen M. Williams, of Berlin formerly of Gloucester City

Helen M. Williams (nee Watson), age 89 of Berlin, formerly of Gloucester City, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at Virtua-Lourdes Hospital in Camden. Helen was born in W. Collingswood Heights and had spent many years as a Gloucester neighbor working as a school bus aide. Mrs. Williams was predeceased by her husband, the late Edward Williams as well as her siblings. The witness of love’s reunion will be held privately at Woodbury Memorial Park. #crerancelebration #heartfelt © 2022 Creran Celebration LLC. All Rights Reserved Read more →


Virtual Orthopedics and Spine Clinical Study

Helps Patients Heal Their Torn ACLs in Clinical Study Virtua is the only health system in N.J. participating in innovative ACL restoration Virtua Orthopedics & Spine is the only orthopedic practice in New Jersey participating in a post-market clinical trial for the first medical implant to enable the body to heal its own torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Proponents of the Bridge Enhanced ACL Restoration or BEAR® Implant consider it a “paradigm shift” from the current standard of care – as this is the first significant innovation in ACL tear treatment in more than 30 years. Virtua Orthopedics & Spine... Read more →


HUMAN TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATIONS

Human trafficking is a global crime involving people of all genders, ages, and backgrounds and exploits them for profit. Human trafficking generally takes two forms: sex trafficking in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age; or the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision or obtaining of a person for labor or services, through the use of force, fraud or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage or slavery. Human traffickers prey on people who are... Read more →


Diane Witherow, (nee Watters) of Williamstown/Gloucester City, Loved to Jitterbug, Hairdresser, GHS Alumnus

Dance as if no one is watching, Love as though you’ve never been hurt and sing as if no one is listening. Charlie Chaplain says, Life is simple; get some rest, enjoy a good diet and surround yourself with good friends. Joanne L. “Diane” Witherow (nee Watters) filled her circle of days with each. She loved and lived a happy, caring path of time. Just recently, we began losing time, we lost a little more of Diane but we remembered her love when she could no longer remember. Our hearts never forget. love is not a memory, It’s a feeling... Read more →


Change is Coming Says ACCU WEATHER

Locations such as Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C., which recorded high temperatures roughly 4 to 6 degrees Fahrenheit above average on Aug. 4, are forecast to drop between 5 and 8 degrees Fahrenheit below normal by Friday. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – August 1, 2022 – A break from the summertime heat and humidity is on the horizon for residents across the northeastern and part of the midwestern United States later this week, AccuWeather forecasters say. A southward dip in the jet stream will play a significant role in pulling cooler and less humid air across the Ohio Valley and Northeast... Read more →


Five People Rescued After Boat Capsizes Near Barnegat Inlet

image of Barnegat Inlet courtesy of The Army Corps of Engineers BARNEGAT INLET, N.J.(August 8, 2022)-- – The Coast Guard and state and local responders rescued five people from the water Sunday after their personal boat capsized at the entrance to Barnegat Inlet. At approximately 6:57 p.m. Sunday, watchstanders at Sector Delaware Bay were informed that a vessel had capsized, stranding six people in the water. A 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew and a 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew launched from Coast Guard Station Barnegat Inlet to assist the stranded boaters. Coast Guard boat crews rescued three people, an off-duty lifeguard... Read more →


Penn Line Road to be Closed for RR Crossing Repairs in Paulsboro

Detours necessary during construction (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced a railroad crossing rehabilitation project requiring the closure and detour of Penn Line Road in Paulsboro, Gloucester County. Beginning at 7 a.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, August 9, until 7 a.m., Friday, August 12, Penn Line Avenue will be closed in both directions between Jefferson Street and Railroad Avenue to remove the existing railroad crossing. The closure will allow NJDOT’s contractor, Tracks Unlimited, to reconstruct the crossing and approaches. Access will be maintained for local traffic. The following detours will be in place: Penn Line Road northbound... Read more →


The Article III Project Releases Statement on Today's FBI Raid of Mar-a-Lago

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mike Davis, the founder and president of the Article III Project issued the following statement after the FBI raided former President Donald J. Trump’s home: “Attorney General Merrick Garland, FBI Director Chris Wray, and the other appointees in the Biden Justice Department are targeting President Biden’s political rival, with no legal basis or precedent. There’s simply no justification to raid the home of any former President over records dispute with the National Archives. “The President of the United States has the power to declassify any record he wants, so it’s pretextual legal nonsense for the Biden Justice... Read more →


President Trump's Statement on FBI Raid at Mar-A-Lago

UPDATED PALM BEACH, FLORIDA (August 8, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Just minutes ago the FBI raided former President Donald Trump's home in Palm Beach, Florida. Trump released the statement below regarding the FBI's raid which happened in the early morning hours today. At the time of the raid, Trump was in New York City. Thirty FBI agents converged on Trump's home in the early morning hours. Lawyers for the former president were not permitted to follow the FBI agents as they searched the property which is unprecedented. FBI agents also broke into the president's safe, which was empty, according to reports. Trump took 15... Read more →


Rowan U Football Team to Practice in Wildwood, Aug. 14

GLASSBORO, NJ -- The Rowan University Football team will host a practice at Maxwell Field in Wildwood on Sunday, August 14th from 10 a.m. to approximately noon. There is no admission fee for the event. Maxwell Field is located at 401 West Youngs Avenue Wildwood, NJ 08260. Maps and directions can be found here at this link. Fans, family, friends and alumni are invited to come out to support the Profs as the team prepares for the 2022 season. The squad begins preseason on Wednesday, August 10th and will have the season opener at Widener on Saturday, September 3rd. Read more →


DOWN THE SHORE: Lower Township Recreation Coombs Douglass Run

- Road Closure & Detour Information The Lower Township Police would like residents in the Villas, Town Bank, and North Cape May neighborhoods to be aware of detours in and about the Town Bank and North Cape May area for the Coombs Douglass Run, which will begin Saturday, August 13, 2022, at 8:30 a.m. Town Bank Road, Clubhouse Road, Miramar Avenue, Beach Drive, Shore Drive, and Douglass Park will all be closed or detoured. Due to the number of runners and road closures, motorists are asked to avoid this area from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. as there will be... Read more →


OPEN BORDERS: Illegal Immigrants Continue to Wreck Havoc on Communities in Texas

HOUSTON TEXAS— Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Houston, Harris County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO), Houston Police Department (HPD), and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) arrested six individuals on July 28 for their alleged roles in a large-scale catalytic converter theft ring that is suspected of fencing stolen catalytic converters for the three individuals charged with murdering HCSO Sheriff’s Office Deputy Darren Almendarez. Authorities also executed six federal search warrants at five Houston-area residences and one storage facility as part of the large-scale, multi-agency criminal investigation into the organized theft group. The individuals arrested under state arrest warrants for their alleged roles... Read more →


Down The Shore: Featuring the Super Hornet Plane Used in Atlantic City Airshow

ABOUT THE SUPER HORNET ATLANTIC CITY, NJ --The Boeing F/A-18E and F/A-18F Super Hornet are twin-engine, carrier-capable, multirole fighter aircraft variants based on the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet. The F/A-18E single-seat and F/A-18F tandem-seat variants are larger and more advanced derivatives of the F/A-18C and D Hornet. The Super Hornet has an internal 20 mm M61 rotary cannon and can carry air-to-air missiles and air-to-surface weapons. Additional fuel can be carried in up to five external fuel tanks and the aircraft can be configured as an airborne tanker by adding an external air-to-air refueling system. Designed and initially produced by... Read more →


GTPD Needs Your Help: Counterfeit Currency Fraud at Urban Air Adventure Park

Gloucester Township Police Crime Stoppers- On July 20, 2022, at 11 AM, the pictured suspect arrived at Urban Air Trampoline and Adventure Park on Cross Keys Road operating a dark-colored minivan with dark wheels and no front plate. The suspect entered the establishment and proceeded to the concession stand, where he made two small transactions utilizing counterfeit $50 bills for each. The suspect accepted a change in the amount of $89.92 total, defrauding Urban Air, and left the establishment shortly after. If you can identify the suspect in the video and photos call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500,... Read more →


Pedestrian Walking on Thompson Avenue in Gloucester City Attacked by Ferocious Dog (video)

William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet On the left are two American Pitbulls, and on the right is a Staffordshire Bull Terrier. When it comes to appearance, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier (or American Staffordshire Terrier) is the dog breed that most closely resembles a pitbull. They are the most common dog to be mistaken for pitbull because they have a similar body and head shape and a large neck. (source https://dogfoodcare.com/) GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (Sunday, August 7, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)-This past Friday, our neighbor told us a horrific story about a woman being attacked earlier that day in the morning. The neighbor... Read more →