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

15 South Jersey Open Space and Resiliency Projects will Each Receive $75,000 Reward

Grants support clean, safe parks redevelopment, pollinator habitats, wooded spaces and more MAYS LANDING, N.J. (September 30, 2022) – Atlantic City Electric and Sustainable Jersey have chosen 15 local municipalities to receive $75,000 in funds to support open space and resiliency projects in South Jersey. This funding is made available through Atlantic City Electric’s Sustainable Communities Grant program, which provides funding to support open space preservation, improvements to parks and recreation resources, environmental conservation, and innovative community resiliency projects. “We are so pleased to join our local communities and to help advance these initiatives that will have a lasting positive... Read more →


Colin Frank Petroziello, of Yardley Enters Open Plea to Shooting Yardley Police Chief Kelly

Man Enters A 25-year-old man entered an open plea on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022, to attempted murder and related charges for shooting Yardley Police Chief Joseph Kelly and trying to shoot a Bucks County Adult Probation and Parole Officer. Colin Frank Petroziello, of Yardley, appeared before President Judge Wallace H. Bateman Jr. and entered a no contest plea to firing a shotgun at Chief Kelly, assisting a Bucks County probation officer on an offender check at the Yardley Commons Condominiums on Aug. 18, 2021. Chief Kelly suffered injuries to his ear and hand. After the shooting, Petroziello barricaded himself and... Read more →


CNB Medical News: Gut Health is Vital

A healthy gut is vital for so many reasons. Here are tips to improve yours. HENDERSON, Nev., Sept. 28, 2022 – Gut health has indeed skyrocketed to the top of health and wellness concerns, but if it didn’t happen on social, then it didn’t happen, right? Well, it has happened on social. Enter the latest trending hashtag on TikTok: #Guttok. More than a billion posts on this platform highlight gut (a.k.a. the gastrointestinal tract) problems and potential solutions. Rather than wade through all those posts, here are some insights and valuable tips from Nutrishop, a national retail nutrition franchise specializing... Read more →


The 2022 New Jersey Historic Preservation Awards

Registration is Open for the 2022 New Jersey Historic Preservation Awards - We are excited to celebrate excellence in preservation this fall in various awards categories, including leadership, preservation project, writing, young professionals, and other prizes. The 2022 New Jersey Historic Preservation Awards Wednesday, October 12th, 2022 4-7 PM 1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Rd, Ewing Township, NJ 08628 Our outdoor event will feature food, drinks, music, and networking, followed by the Awards presentation in our airy, spacious 1867 Sanctuary. The dress is casual or business casual. Come network and celebrate the winners of our statewide awards for preservation excellence.   Read more →


LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: HALLOWEEN “HAUNTED HOUSE” IS OFFENSIVE

The Bridge Eco Village, located inside a former Catholic school in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is a development company that services disadvantaged people. Together with Rotten Concepts, a design company that specializes in haunted fare, the two entities are currently holding an event that attracted the attention of the Catholic League. Here is Bill Donohue’s response. September 29, 2022 Gary Gilliam The Bridge Eco Village thebridgehbg@gmail.com Dennis Miller Rotten Concepts rchauntdesigns@gmail.com Dear Sirs: The idea of using a former Catholic school as the site for a Halloween “haunted house”—what is happening at the former Bishop McDevitt High School in Harrisburg—seems bizarre, to... Read more →


CNB SPOTLIGHT ON NJ COLLEGE STUDENTS: York College of PA

YORK, PA (09/29/2022)-- Nearly 750 first-year and transfer students arrived at York College of Pennsylvania to open the Fall 2022 semester. McKenna Acampora of Bordentown plans to study Psychology. Alayna Ermi of Bordentown plans to study Psychology. Kimberly Bautista Ruiz of Vineland plans to study Psychology. Gabrielle Irizarry of Burlington plans to study Human Resource Management. Ryan Landis of Cherry Hill plans to study Mechanical Engineering. Abigail Sims, of Cherry Hill, plans to study Biology. Andrew Loiseau of Collingswood plans to study Computer Engineering. Nicola Delliponti of Delran plans to study Pre-Nursing. Ryan DeGrazia, of Haddon Heights plans to study... Read more →


CNB Comics: Wrong Way by Dave Wolfe

Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 1 No.47 (October 1, 2022) Editor's Note: Each Sunday morning we post a weekly comic strip provided by cartoonist Dave Wolfe. (click image to enlarge) See More from Dave Wolfe View this photo Read more →


Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience Opens at American Dream

TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE THURSDAY AT www.vangoghnewjersey.com BERGEN COUNTY, NJ (September 28, 2022) — Imagine being wholly immersed in more than 300 of the greatest works of post-Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh. Now imagine experiencing all of this art liberated from its two-dimensional limitations into a three-dimensional experience that exhilarates every sense and brings to life one of the most influential artists the world has known. It’s all part of Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, which has sold over 4 million tickets globally, making it one of the most popular travel exhibitions. The sensory extravaganza will open in... Read more →


Rowan Football Falls at Christopher Newport, 20-14; Fourth-Quarter Rally Foiled

NEWPORT NEWS, VA -- Rowan had a fourth-quarter comeback fall just short as the Profs fell 20-14 at Christopher Newport on Saturday in a New Jersey Athletic Conference matchup. The Profs, who trailed 20-0 after the third, got an early touchdown in the fourth from James Fara and later a big blocked punt helped set up a second score from Fara to put Rowan back in the contest. However the Captains were able to control the ball over the final five minutes to hold on for the outcome. Fara ran for 99 yards on 22 carries and added three catches... Read more →


Gas Prices Begin to Rise Again as Reserve Nears Bottom

Running on Empty: Aerial view of an offshore jack-up drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico. Shutterstock (The Center Square) – Gas prices are rising again just as the Strategic Petroleum Reserve hits a low point that many say is a problem. Gas prices hit record highs in the middle of June, surpassing a national average of $5 per gallon before starting a steady downward trend for several consecutive weeks. That streak ended last week when gas prices began to tick back up. The current national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline is $3.77, up from $3.68 a... Read more →


Philadelphia Suspect Admits Role in Carneys Point Bank Holdup

CAMDEN CITY N.J. – A Philadelphia man today admitted serving as the get-away driver to two Pennsylvania men who robbed a bank in Carneys Point, New Jersey, in July 2018, while brandishing a firearm, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. Kenneth S. Thompson, facing a jail term of 20 years Kenneth S. Thompson, 43, of Philadelphia, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Joseph H. Rodriguez in Camden federal court to an indictment charging him with bank robbery. According to documents filed in this case and statements made in court: Thompson admitted that on July 30, 2018, he and co-defendants Antwaine... Read more →


CNB MEDICAL NEWS: The Link between COVID-19 B Vaccination and the Increase in Menstrual Cycle Length

The large NIH-funded study included participants in North America and Europe. A large international study has confirmed the findings of a previous U.S. study that linked COVID-19 vaccination with an average increase in menstrual cycle length of less than one day. The increase was not associated with any change in the number of days of menses (days of bleeding). Funded by the National Institutes of Health, the new study included data from nearly 20,000 people from Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States, Europe and other parts of the world who received any of nine different vaccines. For most study... Read more →


Gloucester City GOP Holding Town Hall Gathering, Monday

The Gloucester City GOP Invites You to The King Street Pub Monday Evening, October 3rd From 6 PM to 8 PM +++++ Come and meet your council candidates Share your ideas and concerns. ASK YOUR QUESTIONS AND GET TO KNOW US. YOU HAVE DYNAMIC GOP CANDIDATES WILLING TO WORK HARD FOR YOU!!! Read more →


"Fill The Truck Food Event" Benefits Maple Shade Food Bank

The third annual "Fill the Truck Food Event" benefitting the Maple Shade Food Bank starts Monday, October 3rd. The Maple Shade Police Department announces the 3rd annual "Fill The Truck Food Event" starting Monday, October 3rd. Shaders are being asked to help their fellow Shaders this holiday season by donating non-perishable items. Please see attached Flyer for more details and the drop-off locations. The event runs until Tuesday, November 15th. If you drop off your donation in person at the Maple Shade Custard Stand, you can meet your Police Chaplains and First Responders and receive free water ice compliments of... Read more →


Disney100: Coming to the Franklin Institute (video)

PHILADELPHIA PA--Disney100: The Exhibition to Immerse Guests Worldwide in the Magic of Disney The Exhibition, which celebrates Disney 100 Years of Wonder, launches a World Tour at Philadelphia’s Franklin Institute on February 18, 2023, with the next stops announced, including Chicago, IL, Kansas City, MO, and Munich, Germany Philadelphia, PAToday at D23 Expo: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event in Anaheim, CA, exciting new details and stops were announced for the upcoming world premiere of Disney100: The Exhibition. Created for the 100-year celebration of The Walt Disney Company, the exhibition will immerse guests in the beloved stories that have been dazzling... Read more →


GCHS Donor Development Report Fiscal Year '22

Donor Development Report – Fiscal Year ‘22 Gloucester Catholic's Donor Development Report for Fiscal Year 2022 was recently mailed to all GC alumni, supporters and friends. Please consider making an IMPACT donation. See message from Principal Tom Iacovone below. Dear Gloucester Catholic Alumni, Parents & Friends, It is my honor and privilege to serve as Principal here at Gloucester Catholic Junior Senior High School. This will be my 15th year here at Gloucester Catholic, and every year I am inspired in different ways, by both our students and GC Family as a whole. We have overcome unprecedented challenges over these... Read more →


Maple Shade Police Department Turkey Drive

MSPD TURKEY DRIVE The Maple Shade Police Department is collecting turkeys, chickens, and hams to stock the freezers of the Maple Shade Food Bank. Donations can be dropped off at the Maple Shade Police Department Records Bureau, Monday through Friday, 8 AM TO 4 PM. The drive starts Monday, October 3rd, and ends on Tuesday, November 15th. via GIPHY Address/Location Maple Shade Township Police Department 200 N Stiles Ave Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-234-8300 Read more →


Maryland Fishing Report September 28

September 28, 2022 Photo courtesy of Jeff Jacobs Photo courtesy of Thomas Bodmer As we reach the end of September, anglers are seeing some exciting fishing action – cooling water temperatures are transitioning some marine fisheries and spurring freshwater fish to feed more aggressively. The end of summer brought some excitement to the Atlantic Coast. Two new state record fish were caught out of Ocean City – a 339-pound swordfish was caught by Jeff Jacobs and a 77- pound albacore by Thomas “Tad” Bodmer. Forecast Summary: September 28 – October 4: Weather conditions this week will be driven by the... Read more →


Due Process Doesn’t Matter When The Deep State is Out To Get You

Trump’s Mar-A-Lago Claims Proven Commonplace: Real Human Trafficking Cases Suppressed While Deep State Tampers Evidence In Cult Leader Keith Raniere Case Exclusive Interview with Nicole Blank Becker By Marc Ang While not shocking to me anymore, it is worth getting out to the public every time our justice agencies act in a way that is not in the best interest of common sense, common decency and “we the people”. The raid on the former President Donald Trump and the continued and unrelenting witch hunt has proven that due process doesn’t matter when the deep state wants to build a story... Read more →


KIMMEL CULTURAL CAMPUS TO HOST PET ADOPTION IN CELEBRATION OF ANNIE

DURING THE FREE FAMILY FUNDAY EVENT SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 10 AM – 12 PM CAMPUS TO PARTNER WITH THE PENNSYLVANIA SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS     WHAT: In celebration of the beloved musical Annie (and Annie’s adorable rescue dog Sandy), coming to the Miller Theater October 11 – 16, 2022, the Kimmel Cultural Campus is inviting animal lovers everywhere to find their very own Sandy on Sunday, October 2 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM outside the Kimmel Center building. Partnering with the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA), attendees will have... Read more →


Three Surprise Teams Who May Have a Super Bowl Run This Season

Philadelphia Eagles Three Surprise Teams Who May Have a Super Bowl Run This Season The NFL is back for another season and already we have seen some spectacular plays on the field. The early stages of the campaign have also given us a chance to assess all 32 teams when it comes to their Super Bowl credentials. Here are three teams who look in with a great chance of making a run to the Super Bowl in Arizona in February. Philadelphia Eagles The Philadelphia Eagles have won the NFC East just once in the last four years. The Super Bowl... Read more →


Events in Camden County October 1 through 15

2022 Cooper Norcross Run the Bridge Event Join the Annual Bridge Run as it Celebrates 25 Years for a Great Cause The price of 2022 Cooper Norcross Run the Bridge Event is $65, don't miss out on this opportunity to sign up before the price increases on October 2nd! On Sunday, November 6th, the Ben Franklin Bridge will close as thousands of runners & walkers to participate in the Cooper Norcross Run the Bridge presented by AmeriHealth New Jersey, a 10K run and two-mile bridge walk. All Cooper Norcross Run the Bridge Event proceeds benefit the children of Larc School.... Read more →


Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Governor James Florio

Memorial Service Honoring Governor Florio's Amazing Legacy Join us for a celebration of the life and legacy of Governor James J. Florio on The event is open to all residents on Monday, October 3rd at 2 PM. To RSVP visit: https://camdencounty.info/Florio. Messages of condolence can be sent to Robb Sewell at rcsewell@ejb.rutgers.edu. For the safety of our residents due to COVID-19, this event will be live streamed at www.CamdenCounty.com/Live and on Camden County’s Facebook Page. Read more →