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Stockton Outscores Rowan Final 96-91

GALLOWAY, NJ – Stockton outscored Rowan, 10-3, in the final 2:16 of the game to hold on to a 96-91 win in NJAC men's basketball action this evening. Hafeez Melvin scored a career-high 23 points for Rowan (15-4; 8-4 NJAC), which has its three-game winning streak come to an end. Melvin connected on 8-of-11 from the field to lead the Profs, while hitting 5-for-7 from three-point range. Marcellus Ross scored 18 points and Arian Azemi tallied 14 for Rowan, which also received 11 points from Andrew Seager. Ross connected on a three with 2:24 to play to give Rowan its... Read more →


Gloucester City Council Meeting Tonight; On the Agenda is the Monthly Payment of $2.1 Million in Bills

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 27, 2022)--The monthly meeting of the Gloucester City Mayor and Common Council will be held tonight, Thursday, January 27 at 7 PM in Council Chambers, 313 CNBNews graphic file Monmouth Street. On tonight's agenda are 14 resolutions to be approved. Some of them include the following: authorizing the refund of a certificate of occupancy fee, and authorizing the refund of rental facility registration and license fee. A resolution approving Michael Stefkovic as Lead Inspector for the NJDCA Small Cities Housing Rehab, will be voted on plus a resolution appointing a backup T4 Operator for the Gloucester... Read more →


Joanne C. Donato, of Bellmawr, 79

Joanne C. Donato (nee Salera), formerly of Bellmawr, and Fairview section of Camden. Age 79. Born December 30, 1942, to the late Nicholas and Elizabeth (nee Angelucci) Salera. Beloved wife of the late Carl A. Donato, Sr. Devoted mother of Carl A. Donato, Jr. (Wendy), Debra Donato Casey (Steve), Karen Donato-Krowick (Larry), and Nicole Cardona (Jeffrey). Loving grandmother of 10 and great-grandmother of 4. Dear sisters of Aggie Nagy, David Salera, and Ken Salera. Joanne was a kind, loving, and giving person. She ALWAYS had a smile and was able to make others smile, even in their darkest moments. She... Read more →


Jefferson Health – New Jersey Receives $30,000 Quality of Life Grant from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

Jefferson Health – New Jersey was recently awarded $30,000, as part of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation National Paralysis Resource Center (NPRC) 2021 Priority Impact Quality of Life grants. The grant will be used for Jefferson NJ’s Maressa Center for MS Wellness, which strives to enhance the quality of life for South Jersey residents living with multiple sclerosis through innovative, educational, and therapeutic wellness classes. The Quality of Life Grants Program supports nonprofit organizations that empower individuals living with paralysis. Jefferson Health – New Jersey was one of 17 organizations awarded grants, totaling $499,700 for 2021. Since its inception,... Read more →


HUD Awards $1.4M to Support Housing Counseling Programs in NJ, Organization in Audubon Receives $36,774

Awards provide HUD-approved housing counseling agencies and intermediaries with funding to maintain and expand critical services for the nation’s renters, homebuyers, and homeowners. WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Monday awarded $51.4 million in housing counseling grants to 177 HUD-approved housing counseling agencies and intermediary organizations. This includes funding to HUD-approved housing counseling agencies that are partnering with Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), or other Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs). The funding supports housing counseling agencies in their critical work to stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on... Read more →


Gloucester County Animal Shelter Full Capacity

(Clayton, NJ)—The Gloucester County Animal Shelter’s kennel is full of animals looking for their forever homes! “We have a lot of dogs at the shelter patiently waiting for homes. There’s a match for everyone,” said Director Frank J. DiMarco. “We are committed to finding each animal their perfect home. We will always prioritize the well-being of the animals when finding their forever families.” Director Frank J. DiMarco is liaison to the shelter and would like to remind residents that adoption fees remain only $35.00 for dogs and cats 5 years and younger. Fees for animals 6 years and older is... Read more →


CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students: Hofstra University Dean's List Students

HEMPSTEAD, NY (01/25/2022)-- Hofstra University congratulates the following local students who were named to the Fall 2021 Dean's List for their outstanding academic achievements. Students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the semester to make the Dean's List. The students who made the Hofstra University Dean's List academic are: Jenna Casole of Voorhees Anaya Colon of Clementon Antonio Franceschini of Pilesgrove Viktoria Hascak of Moorestown Steven Kaenzig of Hammonton Kaitlyn King of Cape May Tyler Kolecki of Collingswood Andy Lu of Collingswood Angelica McAlpin of Mullica Hill Tara McNally of Marmora Jonathan Meyer of Marlton... Read more →


SE4SK Special Events for Special Kids in SJ

On Saturday January 15, 2022 Director DiMarco and Commissioner Jefferson attended the Ribbon Cutting for the nonprofit, SE4SK "special events for special kids" A NJ Nonprofit. SE4SK is a local nonprofit that organizes and hosts FREE events for children ages 3 to 17 who have special needs or disabilities. Their mission is to provide a safe environment to have fun, free of judgement, where they can be themselves. A place where parents can interact and form new relationships with others in similar situations. SE4SK is always looking for volunteers, if you’re interested in working with SE4SK email jami@specialevents4specialkids@gmail.com or visit... Read more →


Gloucester County DREAM Park February Events

(Logan Township, NJ) – The Gloucester County DREAM Park is home to many top-rate animal shows and competitions. “The free programing and events at the DREAM Park bring great opportunities for equestrian lovers,” said Director Frank J. DiMarco. “The events in February are a great way to learn more about the equestrian community and an opportunity to visit our state-of-the-art facility.” The DREAM Park is located at 400 US Route 130 South, Logan Township, New Jersey 08085. For any questions, please contact the DREAM Park at (856) 241-1415, visit www.dreamparknj.com or check out Facebook @ DREAM Park Gloucester County. February... Read more →


CNBNews Salutes NJ College Students: Susquehanna University Dean's List

SELINSGROVE, PA (01/26/2022)-- Susquehanna congratulates its students named to the dean's list for the fall 2021 semester. The following local students have been named: Julia Campbell, of Florence, is majoring in music education and is a member of the Class of 2022. Bailey Laplante, of Medford, is majoring in secondary education and is a member of the Class of 2022. Sarah Palmer, of Mays Landing, is majoring in psychology and religious studies and is a member of the Class of 2022. Alec Rette, of Mount Holly, is majoring in marketing and is a member of the Class of 2022. John... Read more →


Willingboro Woman Receives Lengthy Prison for Sexual Assault of Child

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 26-year-old Willingboro Township woman has been sentenced to an aggregate of 15 years in New Jersey state prison for sexually assaulting a child in her home early last year. Under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office, Rachel Karngbaye pled guilty in September 2021 to Sexual Assault (Second Degree) and Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Third Degree). She was sentenced today in Superior Court by the Hon. Philip E. Haines, J.S.C., to a 10-year term for the second-degree charge, for which she must serve 85% before becoming eligible for parole. She received... Read more →


SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT

Updated William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews " I have the blessing of Jim Beach, the chairman of the Camden County Democrat organization and also the state Democratic organization to proceed with the re-organization of the Gloucester City Democrat Party.” ~Charles Billingham Tuesday, we received a phone call from Charles Billingham who was upset with our Opinion column that was published the day before. More specifically he took offense to the following paragraph. The local Democratic Club is a ghost from the past. It was disbanded. Now one group is being led by King George Norcross and his Camden County... Read more →


Michael Joseph Brewster, 68 , of Rio Grande

BREWSTER, MICHAEL JOSEPH, 68, of Rio Grande, NJ, passed away on Monday, January 24, 2022. He was born in Camden, NJ to the late William and Ann Harkins Brewster and served in the U.S. Navy. He is survived by his children, Emily Brewster, Michael Brewster, Kelly Brewster, and Dennis Brewster; his brothers, William Brewster, Jr. and Patrick Brewster; his sister, Melanie Brewster Kain; and his four grandchildren. Viewing will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Radzieta Funeral Home, 9 Hand Avenue, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210. Graveside services will be at... Read more →


The ultimate Super Bowl betting guide 

image courtesy of NFL The Super Bowl is an event unlike any other, it is the final of the NFL season and a spectacle watched all over the world. An event so huge, millions will tune in to watch and more than a hundred thousand will often descend on the host city for the week leading up to the final. Betting on the NFL has become very popular with its impressive commercialization across the world, tapping into new markets and making casual observers turn into followers. This has been especially true in the English market with games being played across... Read more →


DHS Sends Warning Ahead of Potential Russia Cyber Threats

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security warns that the U.S. could witness a retaliatory cyberattack at the hands of Russia if Russia decides to respond to the potential invasion of Ukraine, where 100,000 or more troops have been assembled for weeks. On the bulletin that was dated Jan. 23, 2022, officials believe that if the U.S. responds to rising tensions at Ukraine's eastern border, the Russian government or its state-sponsored actors could initiate a cyberattack. The bulletin, obtained by ABC News reads: "We assess that Russia would consider initiating a cyberattack against the Homeland if it perceived the U.S. or... Read more →


Pennsylvania Sports Betting Ranks 3rd Across USA

After sports betting was introduced and legalized in the state of Pennsylvania in 2019, many would have been waiting to see how well it would do and it seems it has been a huge success for the state. image courtesy of unsplash.com Although a number of Spanish-speaking residents may click here to find the best options available to them, there are a number of top operators that are currently providing a number of online gambling activities that can be accessed on mobile devices or even in-person just six months after the U.S. Supreme Court decided to end the federal ban... Read more →


Nicholas R. Pulaski, of Glendora/Runnemede

Nicholas R. Pulaski, on January 18, 2022, of Glendora; formerly of Runnemede, Northfield and MT. Ephraim. Age 58. Beloved father of Gianna Pulaski. Father figure of Madison. Son of the late Robert and Roseanna Pulaski. Loving fiancé of Carol. Dear brother of Gina Wolfe (William), Roseanne Schuenemann (Carl) and Jennifer Duca. Uncle of Alex Duca (Kayla), Michael Schuenemann, Brandon Schuenemann, Robbie Locastro (Marisa), Dena Locastro (Doug) and Zowie Locastro. Cousin of Tom Sparano (Karen), Andrea DiMartinis (Nick), and the late Maria Cilurso. Nephew of Florence Sparano. Arrangements under the direction of the GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Interment private. Donations may... Read more →


BIDEN'S SECRET FLIGHTS OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS

image courtesy of New York Post (January 25, 2022)--While most Americans were either sleeping or celebrating Christmas and the new year, the Biden administration was busy facilitating the transport of thousands of non-citizens to cities and states across the U.S. The flights are still landing in states such as Pennsylvania and have been taking place under the Biden administration for nearly a year now, with the first reported flights occurring in April of 2021. Moreover, if the secretive mass transit of illegal immigrants at the expense of American taxpayers is not bad enough, the non-citizens that are being transported on... Read more →


John "Corpy" Fisher, Gateway Regional HS Teacher, Basketball and Baseball Coach

On January 22, 2022, of Haddon Twp., NJ. Age 76 years. Beloved husband of 41 years to Kay Fisher (nee Stratford). Devoted father of Kevin (Emi nee Takahashi) Fisher. Loving grandfather of Ray. Dear brother of Pat Parker (Steve) and Sandy Meadowcroft. Corpy was a graduate of Collingswood High School, class of 1963, where he played on the Colonial Conference championship basketball team. He received his B.A. in 1967 from Rutgers University. He then taught and coached at Gateway Regional High School for 35 years. In retirement, he was a substitute teacher at Haddon Township High School and an umpire... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: New Jersey American Water Invests $540,000 in Haddon Heights Infrastructure

CAMDEN, N.J. – JAN. 26, 2022 – New Jersey American Water will replace approximately 2,700 feet of aging water main in Haddon Heights starting next week. The project also includes replacing two fire hydrants and 50 utility-owned service lines along the pipeline route. The company will upgrade the aging 4- and 6-inch cast iron water lines that were installed in the 1900s with new 6- and 8-inch ductile iron main along the following streets: North Park Avenue from Green Street to Station Avenue Station Avenue from North Park Avenue to West Atlantic Avenue This $540,000 investment will continue to advance... Read more →


Gloucester County Releases Days for Free Rabies Clinic

Dates announced for 2022 Free Rabies Clinics (Clayton, NJ) The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners in collaboration with the Department of Health and Human Services and Gloucester County Animal Shelter (GCAS) have announced the dates for the 2022 Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic offered to residents’ pets taking place from January to April. Director Frank J. DiMarco said, “In order to keep pets and people safe from the disease, we encourage our residents to take advantage of the free rabies clinics we offer in order to ensure the safety of their animals should they ever encounter infected animals.” Commissioner Jim Jefferson,... Read more →


Adrienne Shaw, of Gloucester City, age 56

Suddenly on January 18, 2022. Age 56. Of Gloucester City. Born in Camden, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Westcot. Adrienne is survived by her mother, Angelina Shaw; loving children, Ebben Melton, Lewis Young; brothers; Benjamin and Vincent Shaw. She was also predeceased by her brother, Victor Shaw. Adrienne was a homemaker who loved to cook and spend time with family and friends. Relatives and friends are invited to attend Adrienne’s visitation on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, from 4 pm to 6 pm at the McCann-Healey Funeral Home, 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Services will begin at 6:00... Read more →


Another Habitat for Humanity Home in Gloucester County

Director Frank J. DiMarco, Deputy Director Heather Simmons and Commissioner Jim Jefferson joined new homeowners Ana Toro and Kennetha Dixon for the 51st & 52nd Groundbreaking Ceremony for Gloucester County Habitat for Humanity on Tuesday, January 18. The Gloucester County Board of Commissioners were joined by Anthony Isabella, Executive Director of Gloucester County Habitat for Humanity, Mayor Peg Sickel of Woodbury, Ernie Huggard of First Harvest Credit Union and Gloucester County Habitat for Humanity Board President Ronda Abbruzzese. As part of Habitat for Humanity’s programs, homeowners become vested in their property by completing 350 hours of sweat equity in place... Read more →


George P. Stebner, Jr., of Gloucester City

Music is the strongest form of magic. It creates something that people can connect to. And that’s what good music does. It speaks to you. It changes you. No matter the notes, no matter the rhythms, at the end of the song you feel something. That was our composer, George P. Stebner, Jr. His song of life gave us happiness and brought us 79 years of jokes, Donald Duck voices, and the best note of all-love. George P. Stebner, Jr. passed away at 79 years old at Cooper University Hospital in Camden. Music is the literature of the heart; where... Read more →


Where to invest when the stock market is overheated

As an alternative to the stock market, I choose cryptocurrencies. I am not a crypto enthusiast, because the capitalization of any cryptocurrency is nothing but market trust. Unlike stocks, it is not backed by real goods and services. On the other hand, bitcoin has been with us globally since 2014, i.e. for 8 years. During this time, he is constantly "buried", but each time he comes to life like a phoenix, and renews its peak value. Peak value of Bitcoin by years: 2014 953 USD 2015 465 USD 2016 975 USD 2017 19 497 USD 2018 17 527 USD 2019 13 016 USD... Read more →