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

$157 Million for NJ Water Upgrades

NEW YORK (Feb. 20, 2024) – Today, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced over $157 million from Biden's Investing in America agenda for New Jersey drinking water and clean water infrastructure upgrades. While the State Revolving Funds have been a foundational source of water infrastructure investments since 1988, the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, under the Biden-Harris Administration is infusing an additional $50 billion—the largest such investment in American history. Almost half of this funding will be available as grants or principal forgiveness loans, ensuring funds reach communities who have been historically disinvested in, and most in need of, water infrastructure... Read more →


DINING OUT: A Family Recipe for a family-run business

Babas Hot Chicken & Brews to open February 26, 2024 at 11 a.m. with Ribbon Cutting ceremony Babas Hot Chicken & Brews, the third concept from the brothers behind M2o Burgers & Salads and Töska Restaurant & Brewery, will open February 26, 2024 at 11 a.m. with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Following the ribbon cutting, the first 100 guest will receive a free sandwich (limit 1 per customer) and enjoy live music from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. from local DJ Spinatra. For Leo, Jim and Pep Osmanollaj, this has been a long time coming. The brothers grew up at Baba’s... Read more →


$1.62 billion in sports betting revenue in New Jersey

In a landmark achievement for the gambling industry, New Jersey casinos have set a new record in sports betting revenue, amassing an impressive $1.62 billion in November alone. This milestone underscores a significant shift in the gambling landscape, where online betting platforms are increasingly becoming a dominant force. The Atlantic City gambling market, traditionally reliant on physical casinos, is witnessing a transformative phase, adapting to the digital age with remarkable success. Record-Breaking Figures According to Bettingnj.com, November's figures are not just impressive; they are historic. The $1.62 billion in sports betting revenue marks a pinnacle of success for New Jersey's... Read more →


Hit and Run Accident in Gloucester Township; Victim Taken to Cooper Hospital

On Monday, February 19. 2024, at approximately 3:00pm, officers were dispatched to Gloucester Township Community Park located at 400 Hickstown Road in the Erial section of the town for a report of a subject bleeding in a vehicle. Upon arrival, Gloucester Township Fire Department Station 85 was on location with Inspiria BLS and Medics administering care to the victim. Initial investigation revealed that an adult male either fell off the hood of a moving vehicle or was struck by the vehicle after a verbal altercation. The Male was transported to Cooper Hospital by Hackensack Meridian Health Medivac. The Gloucester Township... Read more →


From Beginner to Tron Master: Your Ultimate Guide to TRX Gambling

Understanding TRON (TRX) Before diving into TRX gambling, it's essential to understand the fundamentals of TRON (TRX). TRON is a blockchain-based platform that aims to decentralize the internet by enabling peer-to-peer content sharing and creation. As a cryptocurrency, TRX serves as the native currency of the TRON ecosystem, facilitating transactions and powering decentralized applications (DApps), including TRX gambling platforms. Getting Started with TRX Gambling If you're new to TRX gambling, getting started is easier than you might think. The first step is to acquire some TRX tokens, which you can do through various cryptocurrency exchanges. Once you have TRX in... Read more →


American Legion News February 19; Five Things You Should Know

The American Legion \ FEB 19, 2024 1. U.S. maritime forces on Saturday conducted five self-defense strikes targeting Iranian-backed Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen, U.S. Central Command announced Sunday. CENTCOM successfully conducted strikes against three mobile anti-ship cruise missiles, one unmanned underwater vessel (UUV) and one unmanned surface vessel (USV). It was the first observed Houthi employment of a UUV since attacks began in Oct. 23, according to CENTCOM. 2. Two young citizen-soldiers who became close friends after enlisting in the Army Reserve were remembered at funerals in southeast Georgia on Saturday, nearly three weeks after they died in a drone... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Announces Inductees for Second Annual Hall of Fame Class...

... Banquet to be Held on Tuesday, April 23, 2024 GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 19, 2024)(CNBnews)--Gloucester Catholic High School will host its 2nd Annual Hall of Fame Banquet on Tuesday, April 23, 2024, at Auletto’s Sunset Ballroom in Almonesson, NJ, the Hall of Fame Executive Committee has announced. The Inductees of this prestigious class include: Arts/Academics/Educators Dr. William Peranteau '93 Dr. David Coghlan (Posthumous) Joe Gorman '72 Elizabeth Reilly, J.D. '69 Athletics Bernadette McGlade '76, Girls Basketball Johnny Gaudreau '11, Ice Hockey Joe Fields '71, Football Trish McNutt-Green '82, Girls Basketball Teams 1971 Football Team (Class of 1972) 2000 Baseball... Read more →


Missing Person: Tavear Omar Reid of Philly

Philadelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Police Department seeks the publics assistance in locating 16-year-old Tavear Omar Reid, last seen on Friday, February 9th, 2024, at 10:40 PM, at his home on 82xx Fayette Street by his mother. Described as 5’5” and 110 lbs, with a thin build, light brown complexion, brown eyes, and short brown dreadlocks, Tavear has a black cast on his left arm and a tattoo on the left side of his neck. He was last seen wearing a gray ski mask, black sweatpants, and a black hoodie. Tavear, may be in the vicinity of Walmart at Cedarbrook... Read more →


ABSECON POLICE Respond to Vicious Carjacking Toda; Suspect Arrested

ABSECON, NJ (February 18, 2024)(CNBNews)--On February 18, 2024, just before 8:30 AM, officers responded to a carjacking incident in progress on U.S. Route 30 (Absecon Boulevard). The incident unfolded as the suspect, identified as Deshaun C. Washington, 31, of Mays Landing, entered the lane of travel on U.S. Route 30, on foot, with the intent to disrupt traffic. The victim, a motorist traveling on U.S. Route 30, stopped to avoid colliding with the pedestrian. Washington aggressively approached the vehicle, banging on the hood to gain access. Fortunately, the doors were locked, preventing the suspect from entering. Undeterred, Washington resorted to... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: Police Officer Matthew Ruge and Police Officer Paul Elmstrand Shot and Killed

MATTHEW RUGE Burnsville Police Department, Minnesota Police Officer Matthew Ruge and Police Officer Paul Elmstrand were shot and killed after responding to a domestic incident in the 12600 block of 33rd Avenue at about 2:00 am. A man had taken several family members hostage and barricaded himself inside of the home. As officers and rescue personnel arrived at the scene, the man opened fire on them, fatally wounding Officer Elmstrand, Officer Ruge, and Burnsville Firefighter/Paramedic Adam Finseth. A Burnsville Police Department sergeant was also wounded. The man was found deceased in the home at about 8:00 am. Officer Elmstrand had... Read more →


South Jersey Legends and Lore (The Pine Barrens)

From the Pine Barrens to the Shore, the natural beauty of southern New Jersey is shrouded in local legends and lore passed down through the generations by way of oral tradition. Deep in the woods of Colliers Mills, the mysteries of a place called Jack Davis keep travelers at bay in the Bermuda Triangle of the pines. The state’s most famous legendary creature, the Jersey Devil, is often described as making its home among the pines. It is said that Oswego Lake's hermit guards the pines as a great mystical white stag. In the swamps of South Jersey, local legend... Read more →


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: RED SKELTON'S RECIPE FOR THE PERFECT MARRIAGE

1. Two times a week we go to a nice restaurant, have a little beverage, good food and companionship. She goes on Tuesdays; I go on Fridays. Red Skelton source Wikipedia 2. We also sleep in separate beds. Hers is in California, and mine is in Texas. 3. I take my wife everywhere, but she keeps finding her way back. 4. I asked my wife where she wanted to go for our anniversary. "Somewhere I haven't been in a long time!" she said. So I suggested the kitchen. 5. We always hold hands. If I let go, she shops. 6.... Read more →


DEP SEEKS PARTNERS TO HELP YOUTH FROM OVERBURDENED COMMUNITIES

BECOME TOMORROW’S ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS PROPOSALS FROM COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATIONS DUE MARCH 21 (24/P04) TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is seeking to partner with up to five community-based organizations for the fourth year of its successful Youth Inclusion Initiative to help young people in overburdened communities get involved in environmental protection and support a more diverse workforce, Commissioner Shawn M. LaTourette announced today. Up to $100,000 is available to applicants who partner with the DEP to provide outreach, recruitment, supervisory support, professional job training, community building and exposure to post-program employment opportunities for youth from overburdened communities. Interested... Read more →


Cumberland County Providing Opioid Education for Healthcare Professionals

BRIDGETON – The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey (PDFNJ) and the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office have teamed up to provide healthcare professionals with essential training in safe opioid prescribing practices. The Prosecutor’s Office will provide free scholarships for Cumberland County healthcare professionals to earn state-mandated continuing medical education provided by PDFNJ through its webinar, “Do No Harm: Exploring Strategies for Safer Prescribing of Opioids.” The course is tailored to a wide range of healthcare professionals, including doctors, nurses, dentists, and medical students. This educational initiative aligns with New Jersey’s 2017 opioid legislation, which not only limits initial opioid prescriptions... Read more →


Alvernia University Students FROM NJ volunteer at Night to Shine Event

READING, PA (02/15/2024)-- On February 9th, 2024, Community Evangelical Church partnered with Alvernia University and hosted the Tim Tebow Foundation's Night to Shine in Berks County for the first time since 2020. Night to Shine is designed to be an unforgettable prom night that is hosted globally for people with special needs aged 14 and older. Alvernia's had over 400 volunteers celebrate the individuals by providing them with a night of joy and recognition, including: Abigail Wright of Evesham, NJ (08053). Wright assisted in the Set Up Team. Haley McArthur of Wall Township, NJ (07719). McArthur assisted in the Set... Read more →


Missing Person: Julius Reed Jr., of Camden City

RELATED: MISSING PERSON (Camden City NJ) – The Camden County Police Department is looking for a missing 18-year-old from Liberty Park. Julius Reed Jr. has been reported missing from the 900 block of Atlantic Ave. He is described as a black male, 5’8”, 220 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He is believed to be wearing a dark colored hoodie and dark colored sweatpants. He is known to frequent Whitman Park, Liberty Park and Atlantic City. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the CCPD tip line at (856) 757-7042. Read more →


Philadelphia Police Blotter Feb. 16 to 17: Stabbing, Shooting & Homicide

UPDATED PHILADELPHIA, PA(February 17, 2024)(CNBNews)--The Philadelphia Police Public Affairs Office released the following summary of incidents that occurred between Friday evening and Saturday. Please note that this information is preliminary and subject to change. Additional details are currently unavailable; however, updates will be provided as they become available. 1. Stabbing - Location: 14xx Morris St, on highway - Time: 6:32 AM - Description: A 35-year-old male was stabbed once in the left side of the neck by unknown assailants. He was transferred to Jefferson Hospital, where he remains in critical condition. No arrests have been made, and no weapon has... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: GOAT YOGA

Home Country BY SLIM RANDLES Ya know, I swear if somebody comes up with a concretenation that included sucking dirty rocks, ol’ Mame the dame would sign up. Now don’t git me wrong, I think Mamie Dilworth is a nice lady, and I enjoy seein’ what she’s up to next, ya know? She can’t cook … gives ya raw fish when you go over there … but she has a perty nice smile and I can take it, ya know. So she told me jest t’other day to git ready, cuz we’re goin’ out for goat yoga. Well, natcherly I... Read more →


Philadelphia Police Needs Your Help; Can You Identifying this Man

The Philadelphia Police Department Special Victims Unit is attempting to identify the male suspect depicted in this video. The attempted sexual assault occurred on the 400 block of E. Girard Ave at approximately 7:54 pm on February 11, 2024. The suspect followed the victim, a 24-year-old-female, as she walked home from the gym. Suspect Description: Dark complected black male believed to be in his early 30's. He is approximately 5'10 to 6 feet tall, with a stocky build, full beard, wearing a brownish-green winter coat, black hooded sweatshirt with "NIRVANA" logo, black Under Armour track pants with a thick white... Read more →


Philadelphia Police Seeks Public Assistance in Locating Missing Juvenile Jennifer Lucero

RELATED: MISSING PERSON Philadelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating 15-year-old Jennifer Lucero, who was last seen leaving her residence at 8xx Anchor Street on February 8, 2024, at approximately 4:00 am. Jennifer is described as 5’0” tall, weighing 120lbs, with brown eyes and black hair. She was last seen wearing a white hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and black shoes. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Jennifer Lucero is urged to contact the Northeast Detective Division at 215-686-3154, or call 911. Read more →


Missing Person, Quinnaj Outlaw of Philly

RELATED: MISSING PERSON Philadelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in locating missing 14-year-old Quinnaj Outlaw. Quinnaj was last seen leaving his home at 31XX Grant Avenue on 02-14-24 around 12:00 pm by his mother. Quinnaj is described as 5’6” tall, approximately 200, with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a gray Philadelphia Academy hooded sweatshirt, blue uniform pants, tan sneakers, a green winter coat, and carrying a black book bag. Anyone with information, on the whereabouts of Quinnaj Outlaw, is asked to please contact the Northeast Detective Division at 215-686-3154, or... Read more →


Transformative Writing with AI: Unleashing the Potential of an AI Essay Writer for Seamless Content Creation

Essay or paper writing makes up the bulk of what students have to do in schools and colleges to get solid grades and get promoted to the next semester. Before the arrival of AI on the scene, the process of writing was dull and drab. But today, these automated tools have opened new ways to research, write, and edit pieces of text for assignments. An AI essay writer https://eduwriter.ai/ has the potential to completely change the way how we go about working on our tasks. With the added advantages of speed, personalization, and adaptability, you can finish an essay or... Read more →


Elizabeth Ryan, of Cherry Hill

Age 81 of Cherry Hill, formerly of Vineland, NJ. On February 14, 2024. CNBNEWS GRAPHIC FILES Graveside services will be celebrated on Thursday, February 22, 2024, at 10:00 am, in Waterford Memorial Cemetery, 679 Pestleton Rd., Waterford, NJ. There will be no visitation or viewing. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: Ph: 856-456-1142. Read more →


ARCTIC WONDERLAND TAKES OVER THE POCKET PARK IN ROXBOROUGH

WITH WINTER FESTIVAL WITH ICE CARVING, ARCTIC MINI GOLF, LIVE MUSIC, LOCAL BEER, HOT EATS, WARMING STATIONS AND MORE \ Philadelphia, PA - Roxborough Development Corporation is partnering with Ice Sculpture Philly to present the 2nd Annual Arctic Wonderland at the Pocket Park (6170 Ridge Avenue) on Saturday, February 24th, from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Roxborough's annual outdoor winter festival will transform the Pocket Park into a scene from the North Pole complete with arctic animal ice cut outs and carvings, live music, arctic mini golf, live ice sculpture demonstrations, warming stations, local beer from New Ridge Brewing Co., hot eats... Read more →


Berlin Resident Charged with Shooting at Rutgers University-Camden City Campus

Camden City, N.J. – (February 16, 2024)--A Berlin Borough man has been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting of a man near the Rutgers University-Camden campus, announced Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay, Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez, and Rutgers University Police Department Acting Chief Linne Getsinger. On Tuesday, February 13, 2024, at approximately 2:00 p.m., officers from the Camden County Police Department responded to Cooper University Hospital for a report of a gunshot victim. Upon arrival, officers learned that the victim, a 36-year-old Pine Hill man, had sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was dropped off at... Read more →


Wildwood Residents Stay Warm, Save Money this Winter

The City of Wildwood wants to ensure that all residents have access to the necessary utilities while also helping them save money on their energy bills. We understand the challenges that winter can bring, and we are here to offer advice and assistance to help you stay warm and comfortable during the cold months. Tips for Energy Efficiency 1. Check your thermostat. Set your thermostat a few degrees lower in the winter, if health permits. 2. Unplug your devices. Mobile phones, laptops and other electronic devices will continue to use energy after they are fully charged. 3. Check for air... Read more →


FILM ABOUT STAR GLASS ARTIST TO MAKE PREMIERE AT PERKINS CENTER

Collingswood, NJ (February 16, 2024) – On February 24, Philadelphia and South Jersey art lovers have a special chance to meet internationally acclaimed glass paperweight artist Paul J. Stankard, witness him work in the glass studio, and be among the first to see the brand new documentary about his art and life. “Paul J. Stankard: Flower and Flame”, a new documentary by award-winning filmmaker Daniel R. Collins which celebrates the flamework and studio glass pioneer’s work, wit, and wisdom, will make its South Jersey debut at Perkins Center for the Arts in Collingswood on February 24. “Paul J. Stankard is... Read more →


Public Service Announcement: Gary's Plumbing Tips

Gary Devine (Former Gloucester City Resident) CNBNews graphic files Editor's Note: Gary Devine is a License NJ Master Plumber who served his apprenticeship working in Gloucester City for Porch and Robb in 1972 PLUMBING TIPS THAT WILL SAVE YOU MONEY 1. Never hang anything on your walls without going into your basement and ensuring the drain or water pipes are not coming down in that area. 2. Most clogged toilets can be cleared quickly by the homeowner. Fill a bucket of hot water from your kitchen or bathtub. Lift the toilet seat and pour the hot water into the toilet... Read more →


Cherry Hill: New Jersey American Water to Repair Leak on Water Transmission Main

Repair to have traffic impact but no expected impact to customers’ water service CAMDEN, N.J. – February 13, 2024 – New Jersey American Water is preparing to repair a leak in a 48-inch water transmission main on Springdale Road in Cherry Hill between Route 70 and Kresson Road beginning February 20. This critical pipeline supplies water to customers in several towns throughout Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties. New Jersey American Water identified the leak through the use of acoustic leak detection technology, which enabled company engineers to “hear” the water coming out of the deeply buried pipe. “Due to... Read more →


Why Are Online Casinos So Popular In New Jersey

Picture Credit In the vibrant tapestry of New Jersey's entertainment landscape, online casinos have carved out a prominent space, captivating a wide audience with their allure. This digital evolution of gambling has not only transformed the way New Jerseyans engage with casino games but has also redefined the socio-economic contours of the state. Let’s delve into the multifaceted reasons behind the soaring popularity of online casinos in New Jersey, exploring the elements that make them a preferred choice for entertainment and beyond. A Legacy of Gaming, Reimagined New Jersey has long been synonymous with Atlantic City, a historic beacon of... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Roof Repair Drive a Success

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (February 15, 2024)(CNBNews)--Thank You for Supporting GCHS' Roof Repair Campaign! Campaign Exceeds Goal of $75,000! Gloucester Catholic Principal Tom Iacovone and Father Peter Gallagher, Director of Catholic Identity, wish to thank all alumni and supporters who made a gift to the GCHS Roof Repair Fund. Donations to this campaign will help us begin construction to repair the roof on the wing that houses Alumni Hall, classrooms and administrative offices. The Roof Repair Campaign exceeded our goal of $75,000, and we thank all of our supporters! Go Rams!! Click Here or on Above Image for Video Message from... Read more →


Rowan Clinched NJAC Mens Basketball Title

MONTCLAIR, NJ (Feb. 14, 2024)(CNBNews)--– Rowan clinched its second straight NJAC men’s basketball regular-season title despite falling to Montclair State, 113-110, in double overtime in the final game of the regular season. The #21 Profs (19-6) have earned the top seed and a bye in the 2024 NJAC Championship and will host a semifinal game on Wednesday, February 21st at 7 p.m. in Esby Gym. Rowan finished the regular season with a 13-5 mark in the conference and despite the loss, was helped by second-place Stockton falling to Kean, 72-56, this evening. Marcellus Ross scored a team-high 31 points, hitting... Read more →


Man Mugs Philly Woman; 3 Hispanics Die from CO Poison; Elderly Woman Killed

Suspect Allegedly Assaulted Woman on E. Girard Avenue on Sunday, February 11 Philadelphia, PA - February 15, 2024 - (CNBNews)--The Philadelphia Police Department's Special Victims Unit is seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying an individual captured in the attached surveillance footage. On Sunday, February 11, 2024, at approximately 7:54 pm, a 24-year-old female was assaulted while walking home from the gym on the 400 block of E Girard Avenue. The offender, described as an unknown black male, approached the victim from behind, making verbal threats before physically assaulting her. The victim began yelling, prompting the male to flee... Read more →


GTPD Crime Stoppers Alert: Two Suspects Shoplifting at Target Store (Video)

Gloucester Township Police Crime Stoppers VIDEO- Two Suspects Shoplifting At Target Store 2-7-2024: https://youtu.be/oPbRkwrVjXU On Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at approximately 2:50 PM the two pictured suspects were captured on camera selecting $292 of assorted merchandise, placing it into a shopping cart, and proceeding past the point of sale without attempting to pay for it. The suspects were then observed entering the pictured Nissan Sentra and fleeing towards Berlin Cross Keys Road. If you can identify the suspect in the video and photos call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500, or call our GTPD Anonymous Crime Tip Line: 856-842-5560.... Read more →


John E. Kraus, Sr. age 86, Army Veteran also Member of New Jersey National Guard

Passed peacefully after a brief illness on February 14, 2024, formerly of Audubon, Cherry Hill and most recently, Edgewater Park, NJ. Age 86 years. John, who was the longest-living Kraus, lovingly raised five children with his late wife, Joan, while attending Drexel University for his Mechanical Engineering degree. His children all attended college, which was one of his goals in life. He was a U.S. Army veteran and additionally served in the Army National Guard of NJ. He began his career in 1956 as "Jack" at the Naval Air Warfare Center in Lakehurst, NJ and by 1989 was promoted to... Read more →


STUNNING NEW FILM ABOUT STAR GLASS ARTIST

Collingswood, NJ (February 1, 2024) (CNBNews)– On February 24, Philadelphia and South Jersey art lovers have a special chance to meet internationally acclaimed glass paperweight artist Paul J. Stankard, witness him work in the glass studio, and be among the first to see the brand new documentary about his art and life. “Paul J. Stankard: Flower and Flame”, a new documentary by award-winning filmmaker Daniel R. Collins which celebrates the flamework and studio glass pioneer’s work, wit, and wisdom, will make its South Jersey debut at Perkins Center for the Arts in Collingswood on February 24. “Paul J. Stankard is... Read more →


83-Year-Old Philadelphia Woman Found Dead On Front Porch, Stabbed in Neck

PHILADELPHIA, PA (February 14, 2024)(CNBNews)--The Philadelphia police report that district officers responded to 29xx N 27th St at 8:06 PM tonight and found an 83-year-old Black female was stabbed once on the left side of her neck on the front porch. She was pronounced dead on the scene by Medic #16. The scene is being held, no weapon has been recovered, and no arrests have been made. IN OTHER MATTERS, The following incidents are preliminary and subject to change. Updates will be sent as they become available. Incident Update: Shooting in 22nd District On 2/14/24, at approximately 6:28 PM, officers... Read more →


Congratulations to NJ Students at U of Holy Cross and Coastal Carolina U

Holy Cross Announces Fall 2023 Dean's List WORCESTER, MA (02/14/2024)-- More than 1,600 students were named to the College of the Holy Cross' Dean's List for outstanding academic achievement during the Fall semester of the 2023-24 academic year. The following local students made the list: David Cappuccio of Hammonton (08037), Class of 2027 Robert Gardner of Haddon Heights (08035), Class of 2026 Ava McDonough of Egg Hbr Twp (08234), Class of 2025 Patrick Ryan of Medford (08055), Class of 2027 Riley Smith of Haddonfield (08033), Class of 2024 Aniella Wantrobski of Moorestown (08057), Class of 2027 To qualify for the... Read more →


Digital Trendsetters: AI-Driven Influencers Making Waves

The digital landscape is continuously evolving, and nothing exemplifies this more than the rise of ai generated influencers. They are making their mark across various industries, challenging our understanding of what constitutes influence. They are not just avatars; they are digital trendsetters, pushing the boundaries of what is possible and moving society into a new era where artificial intelligence permeates even the most personal aspects of our lives. The digital world has always been a hotbed for innovation, but the advent of ai generated influencers has opened up a whole new frontier. These influencers leverage artificial intelligence to create a... Read more →


Missing Endangered Adult Male Kristopher Robinson

RELATED: MISSING PERSON Gloucester Township Police Media Release-2-13-2024 On February 13th, 2024 Kristopher Robinson was reported missing from his residence in Oaklyn, New Jersey by a family member residing in Gloucester Township. He is a 28-year-old male and described as being 6'-00" tall and 160 pounds. He has brown eyes, black hair, and a full sleeve tattoo on his right arm and half sleeve on his left arm. He was last seen wearing black jeans and green Eagles jacket. He may be in the Oaklyn area or possibly Camden City. If anyone has additional information or knowledge of Kristopher Robinson's... Read more →


Essential Home Plumbing Maintenance: A Guide to Preventive Care and Simple Fixes

Ensuring the smooth operation of your home's plumbing system is paramount to maintaining a comfortable living environment. Regular preventive care and knowing how to handle simple fixes can not only save you time and money but also prevent the inconvenience of unexpected repairs. This guide provides comprehensive insights into essential home plumbing maintenance practices, covering a range of topics from routine inspections to dealing with common plumbing issues. Our aim is to arm homeowners with the knowledge needed to effectively manage and maintain their plumbing systems, fostering a proactive approach to home maintenance. Understanding Your Plumbing System Before delving into... Read more →


John Barron, age 68, Owner of Barron Carpet, Avalon Country Club Member, GCHS Alum

On February 12, 2024. Age 68. Of Atlantic City. Formerly of Sewell and a longtime resident of Gloucester City. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 35 years, Juliann Barron (nee Markiewicz); his “daughter”, Kristina Vasquez (Brian); sisters, Mary Giles (Glenn), Theresa Barron, Marie Watson (William) and Alice Gallagher (Sean) and many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, William F. Barron, Sr. and Alice T. Barron (nee Madden); brother, William F. Barron, Jr. and sister, Catherine M. Barron. CNBNews graphic file John was a graduate of Gloucester High School class of 1973. For... Read more →


Jefferson Surgery Center Nurse Receives DAISY Award

Blackwood, NJ, resident Barbara Lamaina, BSN, RN, CAPA, CPEN, a Jefferson Health nurse based at its Washington Township Surgery Center, was recently honored with a Daisy Award for Nursing Excellence. “Her kindness, compassion and sincerity is contagious and promotes a positive work environment,” says Regional Chief Nursing Officer Diane Juliano. Barb assisted a fellow RN with the discharge of a patient who was apprehensive about returning home without a nurse to assist with post-op care. Barb, overhearing the conversation, knew her co-worker needed support and volunteered to talk with the patient. After speaking with Barb, the patient felt confident and... Read more →


Reasons Why You Should Get A Full Body Massage

Are you looking for an indulgent experience to relax and destress after a long, tiring week? If yes, a massage session would do the trick. The process of applying pressure, rubbing, and kneading different muscle groups can offer deep relaxation. If you specifically feel tense around your neck, back, hands, or feet, let your massage therapist know. They can concentrate on those problem areas to relieve tension. When we hear the word massage, we often think of its physical benefits. These could include improved circulation and flexibility, decreased inflammation, and muscle stiffness. But a massage can also boost your mental... Read more →


Sacks Parente Golf, to Present the Winter Wrap-Up MicroCap Rodeo Winter Award

CNBNews graphic file CAMARILLO, CA, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sacks Parente Golf, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPGC) (“SPG” or the “Company”), a technology-forward golf company with a growing portfolio of golf products, including putters, golf shafts, golf grips, and other golf-related accessories, announces that Executive Chairman Greg Campbell will present a corporate update at the The Winter Wrap-Up MicroCap Rodeo 2024 Virtual Conference being held February 20 – 23, 2024. Prentation Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024 Time: 1:30pm ET Webcast Link: https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/3023/49964 Mr. Campbell will be available for one-on-one meetings throughout the conference. Investors can attend the conference and request... Read more →


Suspect Steals Women’s Clothes Worth $403 from Gloucester Twp. Target Store

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (February 14, 2024)(CNBNews)--The pictured suspect was captured on camera entering the Gloucester Township Target Store, selecting $403 of women’s clothing and merchandise, placing them into Target bags, then passing the point of sale without attempting to purchase the items. The same suspect was observed by employees a second time since this incident and possibly stole more items. It is believed the suspect arrived at the store utilizing a ride-share company. If you can identify the suspect in the video and photos call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500, or call our GTPD Anonymous Crime Tip Line:... Read more →


Donovan G. Hollingsworth Sentenced to 30 Years for Murder, Plus 4 Years for Killing Dog

Burlington County Prosecutor LaChia L. Bradshaw announced that a 27-year-old Evesham man has been sentenced to 34 years in state prison for fatally stabbing a friend, as well as his dog, while robbing him in early 2022. The sentence was handed down Friday in Superior Court in Mount Holly by the Hon. Terrence R. Cook, P.J.Cr., to Donovan G. Hollingsworth, who was convicted by a jury in August. After deliberating for just over an hour, the panel returned guilty verdicts on charges of Murder (First Degree), Robbery (First Degree), Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose (Third Degree), Cruelty... Read more →


CONGRATULATIONS! South Jersey Gas First Responders Grant Recipients

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ, February 13, 2024 – South Jersey Gas is pleased to announce the recipients of the company’s annual First Responders Grant Program. This year, eight grants totaling nearly $40,000 were awarded to local first responder departments. “At South Jersey Gas, we recognize the vital role first responders play in our communities; providing critical emergency planning and response services for natural disasters and emergencies,” said Brent Schomber, President and COO, South Jersey Gas. “These grants are a token of our appreciation for their tremendous dedication, and we are proud to support the invaluable work they do to keep our... Read more →


Wreaths Across America AND the Library of Congress Launch New Webinar Series

Veterans History Project to L for 2024 The free, four-part, quarterly webinar is designed for educators of youth of all ages. COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, and WASHINGTON D.C. — February 13, 2024 — Wreaths Across America (WAA), in collaboration with the Library of Congress Veterans History Project (VHP), proudly announces the launch of a new, free webinar series for educators. These four-part quarterly webinars aim to equip educators and youth of all ages with the vast resources available from the Library of Congress and will focus on how teachers and students can participate in collecting, preserving, and sharing veterans’ stories critical... Read more →