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

Home Country:

"I brought you a present, Grandma"

By Slim Randles Mabel Adams was sitting in the day room at the Rest of Your Life retirement home when the children came in. She smiled and so did all the others in the room except for two who didn’t know what was going on. The old-timers in the home knew the kids were coming and had put up Christmas decorations around in the day room and on the doors of their own small apartments and on themselves. Mabel had been reminded several times by the staff that morning that the kids were coming over, this being necessary as Mabel’s... Read more →

Two Jefferson Hospitals -- including Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital -- Earn ‘Top Teaching’ Awards from the Leapfrog Group

Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital and Jefferson Einstein Montgomery Hospital Earn 2023 Leapfrog Top Hospital Award for Outstanding Quality and Safety Philadelphia, PA, December 5, 2023 -- Highlighting its nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital and Jefferson Einstein Montgomery Hospital were each named a Top Teaching Hospital by The Leapfrog Group. Announced today, the Leapfrog Top Hospital award is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive awards American hospitals can receive. The Top Hospital designation is bestowed by The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization of employers and other purchasers, known as the toughest... Read more →

X-Boxer Launches New Line of Gold and Silver Collectibles with Celebrity Mint

Iron Mike debuts “baddest coin on the planet” on eBay Live HOUSTON, Dec. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Boxing legend and pop-culture icon Mike Tyson has joined forces with Houston’s Celebrity Mint to launch a limited edition series of gold and silver collectibles, just in time for the holiday shopping season. Crafted from .9999 gold and .999 silver, the pioneering legal tender trading coins are now available on and eBay. Thousands of viewers tuned in to eBay Live as Iron Mike joined Celebrity Mint to unveil his exclusive line of products. “This is legendary,” Tyson said on the eBay... Read more →

Janet Gall, (nee Gibison) Age 90, of National Park, Raised in Gloucester City

On Dec 3, 2023, Janet Florence Gall (nee Gibison) was reunited in love with her late husband Auggie on their 63rd wedding anniversary. She peacefully went to be with the Lord surrounded by her family. Janet was born on August 7, 1933, and never missed a year on the Wildwood beach, even this past year, her 90th. She was born in Gloucester City and raised on Hudson Street. She lived and raised her family in National Park for 53 years. Janet held her faith dear and was a lifelong member of the Bible Church of Westville. She loved music and... Read more →

Democrats Plans for Hydrogen Hubs is Concerning

Pipes and tanks snake around the inside of a carbon capture and storage facility during the official opening of the facility at the Boundary Dam Power Station in Estevan, Saskatchewan in 2014. Pennsylvania is in consideration as a hydrogen hub. Michael Bell | AP (The Center Square) — Doubt swirled among a panel of Pennsylvania lawmakers this week about the practicality using hydrogen hubs to lower greenhouse emissions, and federal subsidies earmarked to build them. The Senate Democratic Policy Committee met Monday to promote a fossil-fuel-free future, harnessing hydrogen for industries where electrification can’t cut it. “There needs to be... Read more →

Cooper University Health Care Hosts Army Retirement Ceremony for Dr. Kirby Gross

(CAMDEN, NJ) – Recently, Cooper University Health Care was honored to host a retirement ceremony for Colonel Kirby R. Gross, MD, FACS, following 21 years of distinguished service as a U.S. Army trauma surgeon. Dr. Gross came to Cooper in 2020 when he was assigned to Cooper’s Division of Trauma Surgery and the Section of Military, Diplomatic, and Field Surgical Affairs as part of the Army Military-Civilian Trauma Team Training (AMCT3) Program. “Colonel Kirby R. Gross has separated himself as an Army trauma surgeon through his exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service to the United States Army. During his 21 years... Read more →

Xavier Rivera Charged with Fatal Shooting of 18-Year-Old Camden City Resident

Camden City, N.J.- A Camden City man has been arrested and charged for the fatal shooting of a man on October 18, 2023, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez. On October 27, 2023, Xavier Rivera, 23, of Camden City, was charged in the fatal shooting of Jesus Manuel Ortiz-Hernandez, 18, of Camden City. Rivera was charged with first-degree Murder and weapons offenses. On Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at approximately 4:14 p.m., Camden County Police responded to the 2700 block of Hayes Avenue for a ShotSpotter activation. Upon arrival, officers located a male... Read more →

Operation Christmas Child Volunteers Send Christmas Joy to Children Overseas

​​​​​Gloucester City​, NJ​​, Dec. 5, 2023—Area volunteers are celebrating the collection of gift-filled shoeboxes that will send a message of joy to children around the world: God loves you, and you’re not forgotten! This year, tens of thousands of volunteers contributed to Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, by packing shoeboxes filled with fun toys, school supplies, and personal care items. The global Christmas project will deliver these gift-filled shoeboxes to children​ in more than 100 countries, including many who are suffering from war, poverty, disease and disaster. Each shoebox is an opportunity to share the message of... Read more →

Explore the Top 10 Crypto Casinos for 2024: Bonuses, Payouts, and Game Rankings

Here's the ultimate list of the best crypto casinos in 2024. Choose from platforms that offer crypto payments, top bonuses, diverse games, and quick payouts. Read more →

YOUR MONEY: NJ Spending Nearly $8M on Bikeway Grants in 8 Counties

Q. WHO WILL PAY FOR THESE GRANTS? A. I KNOW, ASK ME. YOU! ~CNBNews ============================================== (Trenton) – Today, the Murphy Administration announced 14 Bikeway Grants totaling $7.9 million to help advance local Bikeway projects in eight counties. “I’m committed to promoting active transportation alternatives that help achieve our climate change goals by reducing our reliance on cars while encouraging residents to live a healthy lifestyle,” Governor Phil Murphy said. “Investing in bikeways is a tangible step to create more walkable and bikeable options for our most vulnerable road users.” “The New Jersey Department of Transportation appreciates Governor Murphy and the... Read more →

Gloucester Township PD Seeking Help Identifying Three Male Shoplifters at Nike Outlet

Gloucester Township Police Crime Stoppers VIDEO- Three Suspects Shoplifting in Nike Outlet: GLOUCESTER OUTLETS (December 5, 2023)(CNBNews)--On November 16, 2023, at 3:42 PM, the three pictured suspects entered the Nike Outlet. Two of the suspects are captured on camera, selecting $635 of merchandise, concealing them into large bags, and exiting the store without purchasing the items. The third suspect works as a “lookout” toward the front of the store. According to Nike Loss Prevention, these same individuals are suspects in other area shoplifting incidents. If you can identify the suspects in the video and photos, call the Gloucester Township Police... Read more →

Sicklerville Home Catches Fire, Family Displaced

SICKLERVILLE, NJ (December 5, 2023)(CNBNews)--On 11/28/2023 at 14:18 hours, police, fire, and EMS were dispatched to the units block of Brookshire Road in the Sicklerville section of Gloucester Township for the report of smoke from the rear of an occupied row of homes. First arriving officers reported smoke and flames through the roof of the building. Gloucester Township Fire Departments (Glendora, Chews Landing, Blenheim, Blackwood, Erial, and Lambs Terrace) along with resources from Pine Hill, Winslow Township, and Laurel Springs arrived and quickly gained control of the blaze. As a result, only two residences were damaged displacing two families who... Read more →

How Do I Pick a Baccarat Game to Play Online?

When choosing an online baccarat game, players must consider several necessary factors to ensure a safe, fair, and enjoyable experience. This post will examine the key factors when choosing an บาคาร่าออนไลน์ game. Understanding Baccarat Baccarat is a card game of chance, popular in casinos worldwide. The game involves comparing cards between two hands, the "player" and the "banker." Each baccarat coup (round of play) has three possible outcomes: "player" (the player has the higher score), "banker," and "tie." Choose a Reputable Online Casino Finding a reliable online casino is the first thing to do. Look for casinos that are authorised... Read more →

Woman Allegedly Stealing Packages from House of Worship in Sicklerville Arrested

SICKLERVILLE NJ (December 5, 2023)--On November 9, 2023 at approximately 10:27 a.m. multiple packages were stolen from a Church property in the Sicklerville section of Gloucester Township. Gloucester Township Police responded and observed surveillance video which revealed a Gold Buick Century entered the Church parking lot and approached recently delivered packages containing religious memorabilia for the Church, valued at $2,600. The female occupant of the vehicle took the packages and left the area. Through investigation, she was positively identified, charged, processed and remanded to Camden County Jail without issue. The accused, Sandra Ogburn, was charged with Theft of Movable Property... Read more →

Omicron Delta Kappa Celebrates New Members

LEXINGTON, VA (11/27/2023)-- Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, welcomed 348 new initiates from 12 universities during October 2023. Students initiated into the Society must be sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate/professional students in the top 35% of their class, demonstrate leadership experience in at least one of the five pillars, and embrace the ODK ideals. Fewer than five percent of students on a campus are invited to join each year. Bella Banfe of Cherry Hill (08002) - Rider University Christa Campisi of Williamstown (08094) - Rider University Ginamarie Capozzoli of Mount Laurel (08054) - Rider University Jared Hiller... Read more →

Accreditation Assessment Team Examining Lower Township Police, Public Comment Invited

Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment Lower Township, Cape May County, NJ - “A team of assessors from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) on Thursday & Friday, December 7-8, 2023, will examine all aspects of the Lower Township Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services”, Chief Kevin Lewis announced today. “Verification by the team that the Lower Township Police Department meets the Commission’s “best practice” standards is part of a voluntary process to achieve accreditation, a highly prized recognition of law enforcement professional excellence”,Chief Lewis said. As part of this final on-site... Read more →

The Golden Bear Football Team Headed to National Semifinal in Colorado

Golden Bear Football Wins NCAA Regional Title, Advances to School's First-Ever National Semifinal in Colorado 18 South Jersey Players on Team KUTZTOWN, PA (12/04/2023)-- The Kutztown University football team won its first-ever NCAA Division II Super Region One championship Saturday, Dec. 2, with a 28-16 victory at Slippery Rock. The victory sends the Golden Bears (12-2) into the national semifinals 3:30 p.m. EST, Saturday, Dec. 9, against No. 1 Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colo. The semifinal games will be carried on ESPN+. Kutztown also set a new school record for wins in a season and extended its school... Read more →

Have You Seen Javier Rodriguez?

(Camden City, NJ)(CNBNews) – The Camden County Police Department is looking for a missing 16-year-old from Liberty Park. Javier Rodriguez has been reported missing from his home on the 1000 block of Jackson Street. He is described as a Hispanic male, 5’8”, 140 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a brown jacket, black jeans, black ski mask and black sneakers. He is known to frequent Cherry Hill and Philadelphia and is believed to have been headed to an address in Philadelphia on a blue bike. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to... Read more →

Three Woodbury Suspects Arrested:

One for Murder, One for Aggravated Assault on Cop, One for Attempted Robbery

WOODBURY, NJ (December 4, 2023)(CNBNews)--On Saturday, December 2nd, 2023, at approximately 1:22 AM, Woodbury City Police personnel were dispatched to Wing-Dickerson Park, located at 36 Carpenter Street, for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, Woodbury Police located 21-year-old Ti’jere K. Jackson with a single gunshot wound to the chest. Jackson was pronounced deceased at the scene. Through timely and aggressive investigation, detectives from the Woodbury Police Department and the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office identified the suspect in the shooting as a juvenile. At approximately 3:30 PM on December 2nd, members of the U.S. Marshals NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force... Read more →

Smaratin Invites Community to Attend Season of Light

Headquarters in Mount Laurel On December 5th Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan invites the greater southern New Jersey community to take part in its annual Tree of Life: Season of Light illumination program on Tuesday, December 5 at 7 p.m. at their headquarters in Mount Laurel (3906 Church Road). This moving ceremony is a time to remember and honor loved ones who are no longer here with us this holiday season. As part of the program, individuals are invited to dedicate a symbolic light in memory of someone who has passed or in honor of someone special in their life.... Read more →

Pennsauken PD Seeks ID of the Pink Jacket Man

PENNSAUKEN NJ (December 4, 2023)--The Pennsauken Township Police Department is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the pictured male in the orange jacket. The male was involved in two separate incidents where he threatened employees and other customers at the Wawa, located at 5221 Route 70. If you can identify this person, please contact Detective Ryan Hurley at (856) 488-0080 extension 2414, [email protected] or [email protected]. Thank you. Alert sent on 12/04/2023 at 2:15PM EST Read more →

Wealthy Wisdom: Practical Tips on Navigating the Best Gold IRA Companies

CNBNews graphic file Investing in gold IRAs can be a strategic move for those looking to diversify their retirement portfolios. However, the complexity of choosing the right gold IRA company can be daunting. This article aims to provide practical tips to navigate this decision with confidence. Understanding Gold IRAs Gold IRAs are self-directed Individual Retirement Accounts that hold physical gold or other approved precious metals as their primary investment. They are a form of a traditional or Roth IRA, allowing for the tax advantages of these retirement accounts. Tax Benefits: Contributions to traditional gold IRAs may be tax-deductible, while Roth... Read more →

Now Open: All Pink CHRISTMAS Bar White Elephant, New Uptown Express and Tinsel

CRAFT CONCEPTS GROUP ANNOUNCES CNBNews graphic file Philadelphia, PA - Teddy Sourias and the elves at Craft Concepts Group are spreading Christmas cheer with three holiday-themed pop-up bars for the 2023 season. White Elephant at 1500 Locust with a pretty in pink design aesthetic and elite vibes that are pink, silver, gold, glitter and disco balls. The brand new bar took over six weeks to construct and was kept secret until the giant white elephant appeared on Locust Street over the front doors. The newest Christmas bar in Philly features theme cocktails, photo opps, Carlino's famous tomato pie and dazzling... Read more →

Celebrate Hanukkah in Manayunk...

CELEBRATE THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS IN MANAYUNK AS MANAYUNK CELEBRATES HANUKKAH WITH MENORAH LIGHTING, 8 CRAZY NIGHTS GIVEAWAY AND HANUKKAH GOODIES ON THE JOLLY TROLLY Philadelphia, PA - There are many ways to and the fun kicks off with the 8 Crazy Nights Giveaway Contest. Manayunk once again hosts their daily Instagram contest, running December 7 through December 15, where followers can win a different gift each night from local businesses. Prizes this year include spa memberships, stylish merch, dining & retails gift cards, and more! In addition to the contest, giveaways will be available on the Jolly Trolley December... Read more →

Quinzal Powell Trafficked Over 1,000 Bricks of Heroin/fentanyl from Philly to Western PA

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Michelle Henry announced that a Philadelphia man has pleaded guilty and will serve up to 16 years in state prison for trafficking heroin/fentanyl to Butler County. Investigators determined that 33-year-old Quinzal Powell trafficked more than one thousand bricks (each containing several bundles) of heroin/fentanyl from Philadelphia for distribution by cohorts in western Pennsylvania. Powell pleaded guilty Monday in Butler County Court to felony possession with intent to deliver and will serve 8 to 16 years in state prison, in accordance with a plea agreement. “This upper-level trafficker traveled many miles to distribute bricks of fentanyl, valuing... Read more →

Aramingo Pharmacy Owner Fined $874,858 for Filing False Health Claims

HARRISBURG, PA (December 4, 2023)—Last week, Attorney General Michelle Henry announced that Philadelphia-based Aramingo Pharmacy pleaded guilty to Medicaid fraud after an investigation uncovered hundreds of thousands of dollars in fraudulent claims to health insurance providers, including Medicaid. Aramingo Pharmacy, through its owner, Ahmed Bachir, will be required to pay $573,992 in restitution to the health insurance providers and $300,866 to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Human Services-Bureau of Program Integrity — for a total restitution payment of $874,858. Bachir, 32, will also have his pharmacist license suspended for five years and is precluded as a Medicaid provider for... Read more →

Business News: HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding Hosts Shipyard Update

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HII’s (NYSE: HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division today hosted a shipyard update briefing for state and local elected officials and community leaders. The breakfast and briefing, held in Newport News, brought together public officials from the Virginia Governor’s office, Virginia General Assembly and local municipalities that surround the shipyard, as well as community leaders and Navy representatives, to build connections and identify new opportunities to collaborate to support important national security work underway at Virginia’s largest industrial employer. Attendees received briefings on shipbuilding programs at NNS and workforce development efforts in... Read more →

CNB Medical: Virtua Health’s Hospitals Recognized for Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs 

(Marlton, NJ, November 30, 2023) … All five Virtua Health hospitals have been recognized with the Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence Designation by the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA). Institutions that receive this designation have created stewardship programs led by infectious diseases-trained physicians and pharmacists who advance science in fighting antimicrobial resistance, which is an urgent global health threat. Antimicrobial resistance occurs when germs like bacteria develop the ability to resist the drugs designed to kill them. When germs are not eliminated and continue to grow, resistant infections can be difficult, or even impossible, to treat. Antimicrobial resistance kills... Read more →

Unibet to Sponsor Free Rides Home on SEPTA’s Broad Street Line after Eagles-49ers Game

Free Rides Start at Halftime and continue for Two Hours After Game PHILADELPHIA (December 1, 2023) –Throughout the regular season, Unibet, an official casino and sportsbook partner of the Philadelphia Eagles, will help Eagles fans get home safely after each Eagles home game by sponsoring free rides home from NRG Station on the Broad Street Line. NRG Station provides service to venues at the Sports Complex in South Philadelphia, including Lincoln Financial Field. The free rides begin at halftime and run for two hours post-game or until the last scheduled train departs. Kickoff for this NFC Championship rematch against the... Read more →

James J. Burkhardt, 63, of Camden City NJ

Age 63 of Camden, NJ suddenly on November 28, 2023. CNBNews graphic file Born in Camden, NJ, he was the son of the late Richard and Anastasia (Kenndey) Burkhardt. James is survived by his brother, Bernard Burkhardt and sister, Maryann Zearfoss. He was also predeceased by his brothers, Richard, Michael, Larry, Robert, and John Burkhardt. James proudly served our country by serving in the U.S. Army. He later went on to work with DelVal Pools, Pennsauken as a pool maintenance man. Honoring his wishes there will be no viewing or visitation. A Graveside service with military honors will be celebrated... Read more →

Washington, D.C. Auto Show Tickets Available

January 19 - 28, 2024 Washington, D.C., Nov. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 2024 Washington, D.C. Auto Show returns to the Walter E Washington Convention Center from Friday, January 19 through Sunday, January 28. Leading auto manufacturers will showcase their latest models and innovations, offering attendees a sneak peek into the cutting-edge developments driving the automotive industry forward. From sleek electric vehicles to powerful SUVs, the displays will cater to a diverse range of automotive tastes. “We are thrilled to present the 2024 show, where innovation meets excitement,” said John O’Donnell, President & CEO of the Washington, D.C. Auto... Read more →

A Palmyra Man Who Ran Over Another Man Intentionally Sentenced to Prison

A New Jersey man who intentionally ran over a man in the parking lot of a McDonald’s in Bristol Township earlier this year pleaded guilty on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2023, and was sentenced to 12 to 24 years in state prison. Daniel Stephen Dietrich, 46, of Palmyra, entered guilty pleas to voluntary manslaughter, accidents involving death or personal injury, accidents involving death or injury while not licensed and driving on a suspended driver’s license. In the emotional plea hearing, Common Pleas Judge Raymond F. McHugh heard several victim impact statements from the parents, daughter, fiancé, and friends of Jason Smith,... Read more →

Kutztown University's Mia Kepler of Wall Named to NCAA Field Hockey Tournament Team

KUTZTOWN, PA (12/01/2023)-- A quartet from the national champion Kutztown Field Hockey team continued to rack up postseason recognition as Alyssa Eager (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Cumberland Valley), Sarah Gatehouse (Sinking Spring, Pa./Wilson), Mia Kepler (Wall Township, N.J./Wall) and Greenleigh McGehee (New Tripoli, Pa./Northwestern Lehigh) were named to the 2023 NCAA Division II Championship All-Tournament Team. Mia Kepler of Wall Township, NJ (07719). McGehee scored arguably the biggest goal in program history, as her redirected shot found the back of the cage to break a 1-1 tie with just 8:33 left to play in the national championship game victory over defending champion, East... Read more →

Blackwood Fire Co., Christmas Parade

The Blackwood Fire Company Christmas Parade will be occurring SATURDAY in Downtown Blackwood. The parade begins at 6:00 pm and ends at approximately 8:00 pm. During the parade the Black Horse Pike will be closed in both directions between Church Street and Davistown Road. Heavy pedestrian traffic is expected in the area of the Black Horse Pike therefore drivers are advised to use caution when in the area and to expect minor delays. The detour route is East Church St. to Erial Rd. then make a right on College Drive. Alternately you can utilize Lakeland Road to Woodbury Turnersville Road... Read more →

Philadelphia 2023 Christmas Parade Saturday

2023 HOLIDAY PARADE December 2, 2023 On Saturday, December 2, 2023, the 2023 Philadelphia Holiday Parade will occur on Market Street between Front Street and City Hall. Parade Route · Starts at 2nd and Market Street · Westbound on Market Street towards City Hall · Right turn onto Juniper Street · Left turn onto John F. Kennedy Boulevard · Right turn onto North Broad Street · Disperses at North Broad Street and Arch Street The following streets will be closed from 10 a.m. until the parade steps off on Saturday, December 2: · 2nd Street from Chestnut Street to Arch... Read more →

TCNJ Holds Off Rowan

GLASSBORO, NJ - A furious second-half rally by Rowan fell short as TCNJ held on for an 82-72 win in NJAC men’s basketball action at Esby Gym. Khalif Meares led Rowan (4-3; 0-2 NJAC) with a game-high 25 points. Meares added seven rebounds and six steals, and Mikey Robinson, Jr., had 10 points on 4-for-8 shooting in 12 minutes for the Profs. In the final two minutes, a three from Meares pulled Rowan within, 74-68, and after a TCNJ miss, Chris McCarron hit a three-pointer from the corner to cut the deficit to 74-71 at 1:23. But Rowan couldn’t convert... Read more →

DOWN THE SHORE: 41st Annual Lower Township Rotary Christmas Parade Saturday

On Saturday, December 9, 2023, the Lower Township Rotary will be hosting their 41st Annual Christmas Parade along Bayshore Road. The parade is scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m. from Breakwater Plaza, at Breakwater and Bayshore Roads. From there, the parade will proceed Southbound onto Bayshore Road, to Rosehill Parkway in North Cape May and end at approximately 9:00 p.m. Motorists are advised to avoid this area for the duration of the parade, if they are not participating in it or traveling to the area to enjoy the festivities. Motorists can expect delays and detours. Bayshore Road will be closed... Read more →

Several Gloucester City Residents Attacked By A Bleeding Crazy Man

"The man was so strong he broke the handcuffs in half," ~said One Neighbor William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ -December 1, 2023--Around 9:30 PM Thursday this reporter was sitting in the back room of our house writing an article about an upcoming trial. The room was quiet, but I heard a muffled sound coming from the direction of nearby North Harley Avenue, which is the street behind us. My best friend, Peyton was lying on the floor in front of me snoring. Suddenly, she jumped up and ran towards our back patio door; undoubtedly, she heard... Read more →

Klemm Avenue, Gloucester City Opens Dec. 9

Saturday, December 9, Klemm Avenue in Gloucester City will open in both directions. It has been closed since February 2022. Next Saturday, December 9, Klemm Avenue in Gloucester City will open in both directions. It has been closed since February 2022. (Trenton) – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti today announced the completion of the I-76 Bridge over Klemm Avenue rehabilitation project in Gloucester City, Camden County. Beginning at 4:30 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, December 2, the two left lanes on I-76, eastbound and westbound, are scheduled to be closed to stripe the roadway. Beginning at 9 a.m.,... Read more →

Route 70 eastbound single lane closure Friday night

to shift traffic in Cherry Hill, Camden County Four side streets to be closed and detoured (Trenton) – Route 70 eastbound is scheduled to have lane closures Friday night between Kings Highway/Route 41 and Covered Bridge Road in Cherry Hill, Camden County. In addition, several side streets within the project limits will be closed and detoured for an extended period of time. If there is inclement weather on Friday night, construction will take place on Saturday, December 2. Beginning at 11 p.m. Friday, December 1, until 6 a.m. Saturday, December 2, a single lane on Route 70 eastbound is scheduled... Read more →

The Impact of Guardio on Small Business Cybersecurity

In the rapidly evolving digital landscape, cybersecurity has become a paramount concern, especially for small businesses. These businesses often face unique challenges in protecting their digital assets due to limited resources and expertise. This is where solutions like Guardio come into play, offering an accessible and effective approach to cybersecurity tailored for small business needs. This article delves into the impact of Guardio on small business cybersecurity, exploring its features, benefits, and the overall influence on the digital safety of small enterprises. Understanding the Cybersecurity Challenges for Small Businesses The Growing Threat Landscape Small businesses are increasingly becoming targets for... Read more →

Destined Bonds: Exploring the Realness Behind the Concept of Soulmates

The concept of soulmates, two individuals connected on a profound and spiritual level, has fascinated humanity across cultures and centuries. Often associated with romantic relationships, the idea of soulmates transcends the mundane and taps into a deeper understanding of human connections. This article delves into the concept of soulmates, exploring its origins, the psychological aspects involved, and whether science and philosophy can provide insights into the realness behind this mystical idea. The Origin of Soulmates: The notion of soulmates has ancient roots, with references found in various mythologies, religious texts, and philosophical traditions. In Plato's "Symposium," for instance, humans were... Read more →

CNB Spotlight on Lebanon Valleg College Student-Athletes

Lebanon Valley College Recognizes Fall Student-Athletes ANNVILLE, PA (11/30/2023)-- Lebanon Valley College recognized more than 200 student-athletes who competed for Flying Dutchmen athletic teams this fall. Local students include: Mikayla Mitchell of Pitman (08071), a graduate of Pitman High School, is pursuing a bachelor of science in exercise science at The Valley. Mitchell was a member of the women's soccer team. The Lebanon Valley College women's soccer team concluded the 2023 season with a 5-8-2 overall record. A highlight of this fall for the Flying Dutchmen was their three-game winning streak in October, including a pair of Middle Atlantic Conference... Read more →

82 Muhlenberg Student Athletes Named to Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll

Local Student-Athletes Named to Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll ALLENTOWN, PA (11/30/2023)-- Eighty-two Muhlenberg College student-athletes were named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll for the fall 2023 season. Local students include: Erin DiSandro of Mount Laurel (08054) Devon Eastlack of West Deptford (08096) Erin Jackson of Marlton (08053) Evan Schlotterbeck of Cherry Hill (08003) Joseph Repetti of Woodbine (08270) To be named to the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must be a sophomore or higher in class standing and carry at least a 3.40 cumulative grade-point average. In addition, 12 Mules were named to the Academic All-Centennial team... Read more →

Manayunk Celebrates Festival of Light

CELEBRATE THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS IN MANAYUNK AS MANAYUNK CELEBRATES HANUKKAH WITH MENORAH LIGHTING, 8 CRAZY NIGHTS GIVEAWAY AND HANUKKAH GOODIES ON THE JOLLY TROLLY Philadelphia, PA - There are many ways to celebrate Hanukkah in Manayunk, and the fun kicks off with the 8 Crazy Nights Giveaway Contest. Manayunk once again hosts their daily Instagram contest, running December 7 through December 15, where followers can win a different gift each night from local businesses. Prizes this year include spa memberships, stylish merch, dining & retails gift cards, and more! In addition to the contest, giveaways will be available on... Read more →

Stratford Christmas Tree Lighting Friday Night

Don't miss the Stratford Christmas Tree Lighting event happening on Friday night at Yellin School. Santa Claus will be making his grand arrival from the North Pole at precisely 6:10 pm. Parking will be available at JP-2 and the Stratford Swim Club, with handicapped parking space reserved for Yellin School attendees only. Instructions: Parking at JP-2, or Stratford Swim Club. Police Officers will be crossing. Read more →

Eleanor K. McMichael, of Bellmawr, GCHS Alum

Bellmawr - On November 28, 2023. Eleanor K. McMichael (nee Brennan), Age 90. Happily reunited with her beloved husband of 65 years, the late Donald E. McMichael, Sr. Also reunited with her sons who predeceased her, Stephen and Brian. Eleanor is survived by her loving children, Patricia, Donald Jr. (Marguerite), Theresa “Terri” and Kevin. Caring Grandmom of Melissa Randazzo (Greg) and Jennifer Smith (Derek). Devoted Mom Mom of Sean, Colin, Tyler, Ciara Colofranson (Anthony), Ryan, Carly (David Minney), Brianna, Brett and Ian. Special Great Mom Mom of Chase and Cali Rose, and special Great Grandmom of Vincent and Victoria. She... Read more →

Should we expect snow in Philadelphia this winter?

If the weather forecast is to be believed, this winter in Philadelphia will pleasantly surprise us with winter temperatures that are different from last year's season. The total number of days with precipitation during the season will be small - no more than 22 days, with half of being snow. The average temperature for the season will be 37°F, slightly cooler than the previous winter. True winter weather will begin around mid-December when temperatures first reach of 37°F. The first month of winter will be warmer than last year’swith an average temperature of about 39°F, and during the first half... Read more →