News for Gloucester City and the Surrounding Areas of South Jersey and Philadelphia

CNB Hunting News Maryland: Fall Turkey, Small Game Hunting Seasons Beginning

CNBNewsnet photo The Maryland Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that squirrel, rabbit, fall turkey, and other seasons are either underway or set to open in the coming weeks. Hunters are also reminded that changes have been made to ruffed grouse and bobwhite quail seasons. “During this time of year, Maryland offers many other excellent opportunities to get afield and make memories,” Wildlife and Heritage Service Director Paul Peditto said. “Small game hunting is ideal for new hunters or anyone that enjoys a more active style of hunting.” Squirrel season opened September 3 with a bag limit of six per... Read more →


Republican Candidates in Camden and Gloucester Counties Seeking Volunteers

Camden/Gloucester County Republicans Seek Volunteers Camden and Gloucester County Republicans share a Campaign headquarters at 10 Shoppers Lane Blackwood next to Tony Soprano’s restaurant near the Kohl’s Store. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30ish volunteers meet to sign up for areas we need help. We need volunteers to sign up for a new phone calling system: Campaign Sidekick too! This phone system calls potential voters with the caller never having to speak or get traced! THE APP IS FREE! info@ClaireGustafson.com To learn more call Roy at 856-952-2949 Read more →


Monkeypox Vaccine Available At Virtua Pride Primary Care

(MARLTON, N.J..…To best meet the care needs of its community, Virtua Health’s Pride Primary Care practice – dedicated to the health needs of LGBTQ+ people and allies – now offers the monkeypox vaccine. The vaccine can prevent the illness in those deemed at high risk for exposure to the virus. And it can lessen symptoms in those with a confirmed diagnosis – especially when given quickly after the appearance of symptoms, ideally within four days. The vaccine is provided at no cost to recipients. CNBNews graphic “Virtua Pride Primary Care is a place where people can receive compassionate, quality health... Read more →


*Gloucester City's Fall Festival Sidewalk Chalk Contest

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (CNBNewsnet)--Come to Pack the Park Fall Festival on October 8, 2022, at 2 pm and pick your block from the basket - design your block for all visitors to see. Prizes awarded. Join us for fun. Read more →


CNBNews Comment Rules: No More Unsigned Remarks

CNBNews Comment Rules: No More Unsigned Remarks We no longer accept comments with an anonymous name or a fictitious name. Your submitted remark must contain your full name, street address, phone number, and a working email address. Only your name will be published. The information we request is no different than what Facebook, Twitter, etc ask for. If you believe in what you wrote you should be willing to back it up with your name. If a person is a regular contributor and only wants to use their first or last name with their comment we will allow that as... Read more →


CALLING ALL MEMBERS OF THE GCHS CLASS OF '63

UPDATED CNBNewsnet graphic file WEST DEPTFORD, NJ--Gloucester Catholic High School Class of 1963 60th Reunion Luncheon, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 at the beautiful Riverwinds Restaurant (image above)located on the Delaware River in West Deptford, NJ. The social gathering will be held from noon to 4 PM. All class members at any time, including those who may have graduated elsewhere, and their guests are welcome. Cost per Person: $50 Includes an entree choice, made at the luncheon itself, of: - Salmon w/Dijon Cream Sauce (sauce may be omitted) - Chicken Marsala - New York Strip Steak Cost include incidental reunion expenses and... Read more →


Philly Snowfall Predictions for Winter 2022-2023

AccuWeather Global Weather Center – October 5, 2022 – From the abundance of acorns in the fall to the bushiness of squirrel tails, there are many fanciful forecasting techniques have been used over the years as a means to glean a glimpse of what the weather will be like in the upcoming winter. AccuWeather's approach to concocting the winter forecast, one of its most highly-anticipated seasonal outlooks, is a bit different: The process involves a team of veteran long-range forecasters analyzing computer models, looking at how previous winters have played out and using their own personal experience to determine if... Read more →


Rowan Host "Friday Night Lights" Against TCNJ

GLASSBORO, NJ (October 5, 2022)- Rowan will host "Friday Night Lights" on Friday, October 7 when the football team takes on conference rival TCNJ. Kick-off is 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium and the evening will be highlighted with a post-game fireworks display. The Profs are currently 2-1 on the year and the game with TCNJ will mark the conference home opener. As at every home game, the Bonesaw Beer Garden will be open from kickoff until the start of the fourth quarter and all fans age 21 and over are welcome. The Beer Garden is located in the... Read more →


CNB Hunting Maryland: Muzzleloader Deer Season Opens in Late October

First Segment of Season Starts October 20 Photo by Reinhardt Sahmel The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced that the first segment of Maryland’s muzzleloader deer season runs from Oct. 20-22 statewide. Hunters in Region B — the state’s central, southern, and eastern regions — can also use muzzleloaders from Oct. 24-29 for antlerless deer only. The popular season typically coincides with pleasant fall weather and is one of many deer hunting opportunities offered in the state. “The October muzzleloader hunting season is a great way to enjoy time outside during one of the most beautiful times of the year,”... Read more →


FOUND IN GLOUCESTER CITY: Two Wheel Cart

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (October 5, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--My friend and I were walking the other day and found the cart below in the middle of the street. The rain was coming down in buckets, and we were afraid to leave it in the street for fear it would cause a traffic accident. There was no one else in the area but the two of us. If the cart belongs to you, send an email to wecleary@gloucestercitynews.net. And, we can make arrangements for you to pick it up. Read more →


LVHN Mobile Mammograms Returning to Kutztown Oct. 31; Register Today

KUTZTOWN, PA --The Lehigh Valley Topper Cancer Institute will bring its mobile mammography coach to Kutztown University Monday, Oct. 31. Screenings will take place 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Student Recreation Center parking lot. The screening service will be offered to women over 40 years old who have not had a mammogram in the past year. The event is open to the entire community. Post-traditional and graduate students as well as staff, faculty and community members can benefit from this opportunity. No prescription is needed for women over the age of 40 who have not had a mammogram... Read more →


October Events in Camden County

OCTOBER 2022 NEWSLETTER October is Camden County History Month Lawnside, New Jersey !Celebrate! 32 Years Promoting Our History The Lawnside Historical Society invites members and friends to celebrate the 32nd anniversary of the Society and 21st anniversary of the Peter Mott House Underground Railroad Museum on Oct. 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Lovers of Lawnside's heritage banded together in 1990 to promote the borough's history and save the Peter Mott House from demolition. Our special supporters will be recognized during the program. Dr. Daisy Century will perform as Harriet Tubman. Mary Cross and her versatile band of musicians will... Read more →


Philly Homicide Unit Offering $20,000 Reward for Information Re: Shooting of 50 Year-Old-Man

The Philadelphia Police Department Homicide Unit is looking to identify / locate the suspect, as well as the vehicle operated by him, depicted in the following surveillance video excerpts, as part of an ongoing investigation into the homicide by shooting of a 50-year-old male, that occurred on Monday, September 5th, 2022, at about 2:06 AM, in the 1700 N. 56th Street. THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA IS OFFERING A REWARD OF $20,000 LEADING TO AN ARREST AND CONVICTION FOR EVERY HOMICIDE. Suspect Description: Black male, heavy set, wearing a black Chicago White Sox baseball hat, black T-Shirt with a light-colored design... Read more →


Cooper University Health Care Critical Care Team Earns National Honor

(Camden, NJ) – The Center for Critical Care Medicine at Cooper University Health Care has received national recognition for its outstanding extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) program, an advanced lifesaving system used for critically ill patients. The Cooper team was named a Silver Level Center on the Path to Excellence in Life Support program by the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO). The Excellence in Life Support Award recognizes centers that demonstrate an exceptional commitment to evidence-based processes and quality measures, staff training and continuing education, patient satisfaction, and ongoing clinical care. The award also recognizes and honors extracorporeal life support (ECLS)... Read more →


Look Ahead America Advocating for January 6 Political Prisoners with Jobs for #J6 Project

Washington, DC – Look Ahead America (LAA) has announced the launch of the Jobs for #J6 project to serve as a connection for employers able to employ those seeking work who’ve lost their livelihoods because of the events at the U.S. Capitol on January 6. Matt Braynard, Executive Director of LAA, made the following statement: LAA has advocated for the political prisoners of January 6th with rallies, candlelight vigils, and our Political Prisoner Podcast. This project is a step toward helping the J6 political prisoners rebuild their lives from being targets of their own government. Employers and job seekers are... Read more →


Frank M. Hoban, age 68, of Gloucester City

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ --On October 3, 2022. Age 68. Of Gloucester City. Loving husband of Marion M. Cecala. Beloved father of John Hoban (Kelly), Traci Hoban (Danny), Jennifer Colindres (Alfredo) and Michael Hoban. Cherished grandfather of Brianna, Joshua, Sean, Nicholas, Michael, Alaynah, Alyssah, AJ and Michael Jr. Predeceased by his brothers, Raymond and Thomas Hoban. Frank was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Charles and Frances Hoban. He worked as a truck driver for 41 years for Konrad Beverage Company in Deptford, NJ. Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Friday morning, October 7thfrom 10 AM to... Read more →


Catherine Price, age 68, of Camden City

Camden City - On September 20, 2022. Age 68. Survived by devoted caregivers. Catholic Committal Prayers and Interment was held Monday, October 3, 2022 at 10 am at Waterford Memorial Park: 679 Pestletown Road, Waterford Works, NJ 08089. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Catherine Price. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann-Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City. Ph: 856 - 456 - 1142 Read more →


EPA to Continue Cleanup at the Cinnaminson Groundwater Contamination Superfund Site

NEW YORK (October 4, 2022) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its plan to address the soil and groundwater contamination associated with an industrial property within the Cinnaminson Groundwater Contamination site. The contaminated groundwater is also a source of chemical vapors potentially entering homes and businesses in the Townships of Cinnaminson and Delran, N.J. "EPA will remove the contaminated soil – which is contaminating groundwater – and will treat that groundwater to reduce contaminants that are also causing harmful vapors that can get into buildings," said EPA Regional Administrator Lisa F. Garcia. "EPA is committed to delivering... Read more →


HELP WANTED: GTPD Hiring Full-Time Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainees

The application Deadline is October 13th! The Gloucester Township Police Department Telecommunicator, or Dispatcher, is often the unsung professional of the emergency response team. Unlike local police departments who use County Telecommunicators, the Gloucester Township Telecommunicators work jointly with our police officers right on site in our headquarters' updated Community Policing and Emergency Dispatch Center. Under close supervision, the trainee receives and responds to telephone or other electronic requests for emergency assistance including law enforcement, fire, medical, or other emergency services and/or dispatches appropriate units to response sites; does other related duties as required. Salary: $19.65 per hour (starting rate),... Read more →


Bridge Fund Applications Open; $47.3M in FY23 grants

Program provides millions to each county to improve local bridges (Trenton) – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced the grant solicitation period for the FY23 Local Bridges Fund program is open with applications being accepted through November 23, 2022. “The Murphy Administration is committed to maintaining and improving local transportation infrastructure by providing financial assistance to improve bridges that are maintained by counties throughout the State,” NJDOT Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti said. “The New Jersey Department of Transportation provides grants to counties through the Local Bridges Fund to make critical improvements to bridges under their jurisdiction without burdening... Read more →


Bellmawr Police Investigating Hit and Run, Involving 9 Year Old Pedestrian

BELLMAWR, NJ (October 4, 2022)(CNBNewsnet)--Bellmawr Police are investigating a hit and run that occurred on October 3, 2022, where a nine-year-old child was struck in the area of E.M. Burke School just before the start of school. The vehicle pictured immediately fled the scene, and the child was taken to an area hospital, where she was seen and released with minor injuries. Anyone able to identify this vehicle with a broken rear window and damaged front bumper is asked to contact Bellmawr Police at 856-931-2120. Read more →


Here Comes a Blast of Winter-like Cold Weather

As a strong cold front moves through, the jet stream will quickly sink out of Canada and well south of the region, allowing polar air to spill southward and eastward," AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Mike LeSeney explained. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – October 4, 2022 – AccuWeather forecasters expect the coldest air of the season to arrive this week in the Midwest and Northeast, and a little snow could even come with it. The taste of winterlike cold will occur following a brief, and perhaps welcome, warmup across parts of the East. Temperatures in recent days have been on the chilly... Read more →


Florence Underwood, age 100, of Gloucester City

Gloucester City – Age 100. On October 1, 2022. In the loving and devoted care of her children in her residence. (nee Rodgers) Loving wife of 35 years to the late Francis J. Underwood. Devoted mother of Joseph Underwood, William (Ella) Underwood, Rose Underwood, Catherine Underwood, Frances Underwood and Claire Corliss. Predeceased by her children: Susan Underwood, Nancy Underwood and Paul Underwood. Cherished grandmother of Laura “J” John, Chelsea Amy. Beloved sister of Theresa A. (late Charles) Boyle. Predeceased by her siblings: Thomas (Mary) Rodgers, Margaret (William) Alton, Rose (William) Hamacher, Regina “Jean” (Thomas) McParland, David (Margaret) Rodgers, Jr., Veronica... Read more →


PHILADELPHIA POLICE CRIME REPORT: Quintuple Shooting/Homicide—Roxborough High School

PHILADELPHIA, PA (OCTOBER 4, 2022(CNBNewsnet)--On Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at approximately 4:41 pm, Philadelphia Police officers responded to a person with a gun at Roxborough High School Football field located on the 4700 block of Pechin Street. The following victims had just finished a football scrimmage and were walking off the field when the shooting occurred. Victim #1: 14/M, later identified as Nicholas Elizalde of the 1900 block of Lawrence Road, Havertown PA. Elizalde was shot in the chest and was transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center, where he was pronounced at 5:09 pm. Victim #2: 17/M with gunshot wounds... Read more →