Another Murder in Camden City, 20-Year-Old Shot Multiple Times

Camden City, N.J. – Detectives are investigating the Friday homicide of a Camden City man, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Camden County Police Chief Joseph Wysocki. Police responded to several 911 calls reporting a person had been shot in the 3000 block of Hope Street around 3:25 p.m. on Sept. 25. When they arrived, they found Justin Ingram, 20, of Camden, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Ingram was transported to an area hospital where he died just before 5 p.m. Detectives continue to investigate the homicide. Anyone with information is asked to call CCPO Det. Jeremy... Read more →


No Stabbing in Gloucester Heights

CNBNews Staff GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (September 26, 2020)--Gloucester City Police received a report this afternoon about a stabbing near Lehigh Ave. and Yale Ave. that was broadcasted across the Ring Neighorhood alert system. According to Lt. Steve Burkhardt, department spokesperson, "The call was dispatched as a stabbing but it was just an assault, one male was punched in the face during a fight. It happened in the Maple Terrace Trailer Park." Read more →


South Jersey Gas Customers to Receive Rate Decrease

New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Approves Rate Changes for South Jersey Gas; Overall Bill Decrease for Customers ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – September 23, 2020 – South Jersey Gas, subsidiary of SJI (NYSE: SJI), today announced that the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) approved changes to its base rates, as well as other rates including those related to the Company’s accelerated infrastructure programs. These rate changes, combined with those related to the Company’s Basic Gas Supply Service and Conservation Incentive Program rates approved earlier this month are effective October 1 and result in a $0.14 monthly net bill decrease... Read more →


Pick-6 Rolls to $3.3 Million for September 28 Drawing

TRENTON (Sept. 25, 2020) – The Pick-6 drawing on September 24 produced two winners of $10,438 for matching five out of six white balls drawn. The winning numbers for the Thursday, September 24, drawing were: 08, 11, 22, 26, 40 and 41. The XTRA Multiplier was: 02. By adding XTRA for an additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their non-jackpot prizes by the XTRA number drawn. The $3.3 million drawing will be held Monday, September 28, 2020. Read more →


President Trump Lambasted for Opposing Infanticide

by Bill Donohue | CNBNews Contributor September 25, 2020 Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on reaction to President Trump's "Born Alive" executive order: President Trump announced this week that he will sign an executive order mandating that doctors attend to babies born alive, "no matter what the circumstances." The proximate cause of his order is the practice of denying medical care to babies born alive as a result of a botched abortion. The American people are overwhelmingly opposed to late-term abortions. What Trump plans to do goes beyond partial-birth abortion: His executive order is targeted at prohibiting infanticide. Astonishingly, he... Read more →


Hateful Billboards to Greet Trump in Cleveland on Debate Night

Artists Use Trump's Own Words and Actions to Shine Light on Trump, GOP Atrocities in Thought Provoking Billboard, Street Art Campaign: Cleveland, OH -- In 2016, Donald Trump was coronated at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. This year, Cleveland plays host to the first Presidential Debate and the city will be sending a very different message to President Trump when he arrives next week for the first presidential debate of 2020. The RememberWhatTheyDid and #VoteThemOut campaign has launched nine anti-Trump billboards in the city and is posting thousands of street art posters ahead of the Presidential debate. The billboards will... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: The Terrible Twos

Dawn Watson/CNBNews Contributor Your puppy has been a member of your family for several months, or even a year. She’s been friendly with your kids and your other pets, housebroken, and has been taught not to chew the furniture. But suddenly, she’s like a different dog—barking, nipping, being rude in day camp. Why did this happen and what can you do to correct it? Dogs, like children go through stages. The Terrible Twos might just be followed by the Rebellious Teens! Their bodies and thought processes are changing and sometimes that means their behavior will change, too. This is your opportunity... Read more →


How to Build and Grow Social Media Presence for your Business

Social Media We could say the very name is now a misnomer. Social media is no longer merely a platform for greeting and exchanging information with loved ones and acquaintances. The applications of this versatile tool have blossomed and branched out into many diverse fields of human activity. It is no longer a mere medium of social interaction as the name implies. One of these new applications is in business, in business marketing to be more precise. We highlight below some of the best social media tips for your business. This article is focusing on the formal business sector; how businesses,... Read more →


Caller ID Spoofing- Don't Hang On, Hang Up

Gloucester Township Police Community Bulletin: What is Caller ID Spoofing? Spoofing is when a caller deliberately falsifies the information transmitted to your caller ID display to disguise their identity. Scammers often use neighbor spoofing so it appears that an incoming call is coming from a local number, or spoof a number from a company or a government agency that you may already know and trust. If you answer, they use scam scripts to try to steal your money or valuable personal information, which can be used in fraudulent activity. Watch the video and click through the tabs to learn more about... Read more →


NJBIA Disgusted with Murphy and Legislators: 'ENOUGH IS ENOUGH'

NJBIA President & CEO Michele Siekerka issued the following statement regarding the passage of the FY2021 revised budget today by the full Senate and Assembly. Gloucestercitynews.net files “The fiscal year 2021 budget is an irresponsible budget that will have long lasting effects on New Jersey’s continued inability to be regionally competitive and affordable. This budget will cost taxpayers for generations to come, as it exacerbates an already insurmountable debt load. And all this under the guise of providing tax relief. “A budget that settles on needless borrowing, excessive spending and completely avoidable tax increases is yet another major hit to New... Read more →


CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

University of Iowa Class of 2024 sets yet another new academic benchmark IOWA CITY, IA (09/24/2020)-- The incoming undergraduate class at the University of Iowa for fall 2021 has yet again topped previous records in achievement with a higher average high school grade-point average (GPA), at 3.78, than any previous class. The average high school GPA for the classes of 2023 and 2022 were 3.76 and 3.71, respectively. "These newest Hawkeyes are going to bring so much to our campus through their individual talents and perspectives, not to mention the incredible determination and tenacity they have demonstrated over these last months,"... Read more →


Bill That Prohibits Single-Use Plastic Bag Carrying Out Bags Heads to Gov.s Desk

TRENTON, NJ--The Assembly has passed S864 (Smith)/A1978 (Pinkin) and the Senate concurred. The bill prohibits the provision or sale of single-use plastic NJ State Capitol Dome Gloucestercitynews.net files carryout bags, single-use paper carryout bags, and expanded polystyrene foam food service products. It also limits provision of single-use plastic straws and appropriates moneys from the Clean Communities Program Fund for public education. The bill passed the Assembly with a vote of 48-24-7 and the Senate concurred with a vote of 26-12. The bill is now on the governor’s desk to sign. “This is a major environmental victory in our battle against plastics.... Read more →


The Best 30 Halloween Stories of the Decade

By Dorothy York, President and CEO of North American Precis Syndicate (NAPS) Families are preparing to enjoy Halloween in news ways, to keep kids healthy and safe, in response the COVID-19 pandemic. Journalists are eager to receive stories with helpful advice to protect the public and make life more fun, in the new normal. To help our clients find formats that are getting the best results, North American Precis Syndicate ranks the top feature news stories of the year by the highest number of placements in media outlets nationwide. We have compiled the results to show the top feature news stories... Read more →


EPA to Fund Projects at 2 NJ Universities

EPA Selects over 40 Organizations to Receive $9.3 Million in Pollution Prevention Grants NEW YORK (September 23, 2020) – Today, during Pollution Prevention (P2) Week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the selection of 42 organizations across 39 states to receive grant funding totaling $9.3 million, supporting pollution prevention across the country. These grants will fund projects that provide businesses and other facilities with information, training, and tools to help them develop and adopt cost-effective changes in production, operation, and use of materials to reduce costs and the use of water, energy and other natural resources. Two universities in... Read more →


Seasonal Fruits & Vegetables Not to Miss This Fall!

(September 26, 2020)--From the juiciness of strawberries in summer to the earthy goodness of pumpkins in the fall, there’s something special about eating fruit and vegetables that are in season. As well as being environmentally friendly, seasonal produce is more nutritious and has a greater depth of flavor. It’s also a great way to vary your diet throughout the year, rather than eating the same tired old meals month after month. But as the summer fades and the dusky fall evenings arrive, what should you be eating now? Here’s a look at some delicious fruit and veg that is in season... Read more →


Boat rentals – Things to keep in mind

(September 26, 2020)--The concept of boat rentals is gaining popularity today! It's a popular way for kids and their parents to enjoy quality time and witness water adventures. Today, you will come across several boat manufacturers and brands that have endless sizes and styles of boats. The question is which boat rental is correct for you. If you want to know this, you have to keep a few factors in mind. How does the boat rental function? Have you decided on the activity that you want to try out? That will determine the boat rental. Do you find water skiing interesting?... Read more →


What Can I Give My Dog For Pain Relief?

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine JoAnna Pendergrass (DVM) answers your questions today on the Honest Paws blog: How can I tell if my dog is in pain? And what can I give my dog if he/she is in pain? One of the most common questions that veterinarians are asked is, "What can I give my dog for pain?" When your dog is in pain, it can be heartbreaking. No one likes to see their four-legged friend in any kind of distress. Worse still, dogs are notorious for hiding pain. Meaning that by the time a loving pet parent is finally able to... Read more →


Joseph Kaelin of Bass River Sentenced to 20 Years for Sexual Assault of Girl

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 62-year-old Bass River man was sentenced today in Superior Court to 20 years in New Jersey state prison for sexually assaulting an underage girl over a period of several years. Joseph Kaelin pled guilty in February to Aggravated Sexual Assault (First Degree) before the Hon. Terrence R. Cook, P.J.Cr., who handed down the sentence. The term was the result of a plea agreement with the BCPO. Under the agreement, Kaelin will not become eligible for parole and must serve the entire 20-year sentence. “Today, justice was served for the despicable crimes committed by... Read more →


ARCHDIOCESAN HIGH SCHOOLS TO MOVE FORWARD WITH INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETIC COMPETITION

PHILADELPHIA, PA – The Office of Catholic Education and Faith in the Future Foundation are pleased to announce that the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s 17 high schools may resume interscholastic athletic competition while continuing to strictly follow health and safety guidelines. On August 24th, it was announced that Archdiocesan high schools throughout the five-county region would opt out of inter-scholastic athletic competition for the fall season. That decision was made after review of local and State guidelines; recommendations from county health departments in effect at that time; and pandemic related statistics in the region. It was also reflective of the primary focus... Read more →


Atlantic City Electric Recognizes Employees’ Outstanding Volunteer Work

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (Sept. 23, 2020) – Atlantic City Electric has recognized four employees, Ronald Mascola, Sean Newlin, Sharon Roach and Karen Stanford, for their community volunteer work at the company’s virtual Powering Communities Employee Volunteer Awards. To recognize the employees’ hard work, Atlantic City Electric’s parent company, Exelon, announced a combined $20,000 in charitable contributions to the local nonprofits that the award winners support. During COVID-19, when the need for support is greater than ever, Atlantic City Electric and its employees have continued to find innovative ways to continue volunteering efforts and supporting local nonprofits. “Our employee volunteers are the... Read more →


New Jersey Quick Hits for Friday, Sept. 25

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square Bill requiring access to public records during an emergency passes Senate The Senate passed a bipartisan bill that would prohibit public officials from denying open records requests during emergencies. Republican senators say Gov. Phil Murphy has denied access to some records, claiming the Health Power Act allows him to do so. “The Act was never intended to keep the public in the dark in times of crisis, but today it is being used to conceal data and information on decisions impacting public health and fiscal stability from public and legislative scrutiny,” said Sen. Joe... Read more →


Dept. of Justice Investigating Military Ballots Found in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Federal authorities in Pennsylvania are investigating “reports of potential issues with a small number of mail-in ballots at the Luzerne County Board of Elections.” FBI agents and the Pennsylvania State Police “have conducted numerous interviews and recovered and reviewed certain physical evidence,” the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania said in a statement. Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis requested the federal investigation, and election officials have cooperated with the probe. “At this point we can confirm that a small number of military ballots were discarded,” according... Read more →


Adelphi's 32nd Annual Golf Classic to Benefit Student-Athletes

This year, on Thursday, October 15, the University's Golf Classic again will benefit Adelphi's student-athletes in need. GARDEN CITY, NY (09/24/2020) For the past 32 years, Adelphi University has hosted an annual golf classic, raising money for important causes such as scholarships. This year, on Thursday, October 15, the University's Golf Classic again will benefit Adelphi's student-athletes in need. The event, held at the North Hempstead Country Club in Port Washington, New York, will begin with registration starting at 11 a.m., followed by brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the shotgun start to proceed at 1 p.m. All net... Read more →


EPIFANIA, MIGNOGNA AND SIMILA SELECTED ROWAN MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY CAPTAINS

Dario Epifania Dean Mignogna Nick Simila GLASSBORO, NJ – Dario Epifania, Dean Mignogna and Nick Simila have been chosen captains for the 2020 Rowan University men’s cross country team. “We went with three captains this year because of the size of training groups dictated by COVID,” said head coach Dustin Dimit. “We are fortunate to have a lot of guys that had already been leading or helping the team in a variety of ways. Our captains have stepped in and done a great job so far leading their training groups. We are lucky to have strong leadership to help us through... Read more →


When to Start Preparing for the MCAT

(September 25, 2020)--As a medical field aspirator, making the necessary preparation for your pre-medical studies can never be jeopardized. Even after applying to study in your medical school of choice, your application could get forfeited without great scores in your MCAT exam results. So to speak, knowing when to start preparing for the MCAT is an important aspect to make good grades. In this post, you learn when and how to study for the MCAT effectively. I also show you how to make your own personal MCAT study plan schedule to effectively prep and feel ready to take the exam with... Read more →