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

Shooting Incident at Broad and Godfrey; Five Injured, One Dead

Philadelphia, PA - March 4, 2024 - At approximately 3:45 PM, a shooting incident occurred at Broad and Godfrey in the 35th District. According to preliminary reports, the incident unfolded as a bus was stopped, and individuals were boarding when unidentified assailant(s) began firing shots. CNBNews graphic file Victim #1, a 17-year-old male, sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center by Police where he was pronounced deceased at 3:53 pm. Victim #2, a 15-year-old male, suffered a graze wound to the right shoulder. He was transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center by... Read more →


Businessman Pleads Guilty to Bribing U.S. Senator Menendez (D. NJ); Will Cooperate with Prosecutors

by Dana DiFilippo, New Jersey Monitor March 1, 2024 One of the businessmen accused of bribing Sen. Bob Menendez entered a surprise guilty plea on Friday in federal court in Manhattan. Jose Uribe, an insurance broker, was indicted for giving Menendez’s wife, Nadine, cash in 2019 for a down payment on a Mercedes-Benz convertible and making payments until authorities served search warrants on Menendez’s home in June 2022. Uribe had pleaded not guilty in October, but Friday, he appeared with his attorneys in court before Judge Sidney H. Stein to change that plea, waive his right to a trial, and... Read more →


Thousands' Watch Irish Parade in Gloucester City

photos provided GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (MARCH 3, 2024)(CNBNEWS)--Today, over 1,000 people gathered along the streets to watch the Gloucester City Irish Parade. The parade featured many organizations, including the Gloucester City Republican Party, with four candidates running for election in November. The party's candidates include Anthony Kates for Ward 1, Pattie Kropp for Ward 2, Sandy Reed for Ward 3, and James Muller for At-Large. RELATED: Reed List Reasons for Seeking Office Apart from the Republican Party, other participants in the parade included the Gloucester High School Color Guard, NJSP on Horseback, Gloucester City Old Timers String Band, Grand Marshall... Read more →


Wayne A. DiGirolamo, Sr., formerly of Gloucester City

Age 69. Of Mantua, NJ, formerly of Gloucester City. Sadly left us on February 27, 2024. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late, Donald L. and Betty (Banker) DiGirolamo. Wayne is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Donna Lee (Sinn) DiGirolamo. He is survived by his loving children, Darleen McGinness (Tony), Beverly Benner (Mike), Dawn Sims (Brian), Wayne DiGirolamo, Jr. (Crystal); 14 cherished grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother, Leonard DiGirolamo. Wayne was also predeceased by his daughter, Danyel DiGirolamo and his brother, Ronald DiGirolamo. CNBNews graphic files Wayne had worked with United National Machine and... Read more →


Plugging Wells in Pennsylvania...Could Create 1000's of Jobs

(The Center Square) — Pennsylvania will receive hundreds of millions of dollars to plug defunct oil and gas wells that may pose health and environmental threats. And now, the state’s existing program is getting more scrutiny for how it prioritizes projects and uses that money. The money, more than $300 million from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and the Inflation Reduction Act, is one of the leading ways for the Department of Environmental Protection to deal with climate change, DEP Interim Acting Secretary Jessica Shirley said during Thursday’s Senate budget hearing. “There’s a lot of things the department is... Read more →


For the Love of Philly Agave Tasting Party

* One ticket includes 70+ complimentary samplings, reduced price new signature cocktails, complimentary guac, salsa and taco stations, time with brand experts and more Philadelphia, PA - Añejo Philly, located in the Northern Liberties Restaurant Row, presents For the Love of Philly Agave Tasting Party showcasing 70+ rare and unique tequilas and mezcals from 25+ producers. On Monday, March 11, 2024, from 7:00pm to 10:00pm, the Mexican restaurant and bar in the Piazza will host a night of sipping and sampling of 70+ rare and unique expressions that you can't find together anywhere else in the Philadelphia region. Guests will... Read more →


Evil Genius Debuts Delicious Green Beer with Lucky Charms; Host St. Patty's Party

Philadelphia - PA - Philadelphia-based Evil Genius Beer Company is launching the fluffiest and tastiest version ever of their Lucky Charms inspired IPA Magically Delicious. The beer is hyper-limited and available exclusively at their taproom in Philadelphia as well as at their upcoming St. Paddy’s Day Block Party on March 9th. The block party is free to attend and has activities for the whole family. In 2011, two best friends, Trevor Hayward and Luke Bowen decided to ditch their day jobs and go after their two favorite things, making great beer and even better memories, and Evil Genius Beer Co.... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Trader Joes Chick Soup Dumpling Products Recalled

FSIS Announcement WASHINGTON, March 2, 2024 – CJ Foods Manufacturing Beaumont Corporation, a Beaumont, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 61,839 pounds of steamed chicken soup dumpling products that may be contaminated with foreign materials, specifically hard plastic from a permanent marker pen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The steamed chicken soup dumplings were produced on Dec. 7, 2023. The following products are subject to recall [view labels]: 6-oz. boxes with plastic trays containing six pieces of “TRADER JOE’S Steamed Chicken Soup Dumplings” with lot codes “03.07.25.C1-1” and “03.07.25.C1-2” printed on the side... Read more →


Ross Scores 31 Points, Leads Rowan Over Catholic, Advances to Sweet 16

WASHINGTON, DC – Marcellus Ross scored a game-high 31 points to lead Rowan to an 89-85 upset of #14 Catholic in the Second Round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship played at the DuFour Center to advance the Profs to their second straight Sweet 16. Rowan (21-7) will meet the winner of the game between top-ranked Hampden-Sydney vs. Farmingdale State in the third round on March 8. Ross made six three-pointers in the game and grabbed seven rebounds while notching his fourth 30-plus point game of the year. Khalif Meares made 9-of-16 field goals to score 23 points... Read more →


Two People Shot to Death in Fairmount Park

PHILADELPHIA, PA (March 2, 2024)(CNBNews)--Officer Tanya Little, spokesperson for the Philadelphia Police Department reported today that on Friday night, at approximately 10:58 pm, officers in the 22nd District responded to a radio call for a "Hospital Case" at 3800 Mount Pleasant Drive in Fairmount Park. Upon arrival, officers were met by medics on-site attending to two victims on the roadside, both of whom suffered fatal gunshot wounds. The victims have been identified as 49-year-old Thurston Cooper of 15xx Chew Avenue and 38-year-old Krystina Chambers of 5xx Devereaux Avenue. Philadelphia Fire Department medics pronounced both victims dead at the scene at... Read more →


Ovidiu V. Dragos, 60, of Moorestown Charged with Promoting Obscene Material to a Minor

Moorestown, N.J.- A Burlington County man has been charged with promoting obscene material to a minor, endangering the welfare of a child and other offenses, following an investigation involving a 15-year-old female victim, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay, Burlington County Prosecutor LaChia L. Bradshaw, Cherry Hill Police Chief Robert Kempf, and Moorestown Director of Police Patrick J. Reilly, Jr. Ovidiu V. Dragos, 60, of Moorestown, New Jersey, has been charged with one count of second degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child, one count of third-degree Promoting Obscene Material to Persons Under 18-years-old, one count of fourth-degree Stalking,... Read more →


Key Contributors Set to Ignite the 2024 March Madness

Image Source When March Madness captivates sports enthusiasts worldwide in just a few weeks, the spotlight inevitably falls on the brightest stars—those predicted to lead their squads through the gauntlet of the NCAA tournament toward the elusive national championship. Yet, history has consistently shown us that stars alone do not make a championship. The unsung heroes, the incredible sidekicks, play equally pivotal roles in crafting these legendary victories. Reflect on Ochai Agbaji, the first-team All-American for Kansas in the 2021-22 season; without Christian Braun's indispensable contributions, the Jayhawks' championship dreams might have remained just that—dreams. Similarly, Baylor's 2021 triumph hinged... Read more →


Deadly MVA in Pennsauken

On Sunday, February 25th, 2024, at approximately 1423 hours, the Pennsauken Police Department responded to the US-130 and Cove Road area for a report of a three-car motor vehicle collision. The driver of one of the vehicles, a 40-year-old female, was then transported to Cooper Hospital for her injuries. As a result of the crash, the driver was pronounced deceased at the Hospital. The collision is currently under investigation by the Pennsauken Police Traffic Division and the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office.​ Anyone who witnessed or has information regarding this collision is urged to contact Ptl. Sexton of the Pennsauken Police... Read more →


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March Madness Legends: The NCAA Tournament’s Greatest Players

Every March, college basketball takes center stage with the arrival of March Madness and the NCAA Tournament. While Cinderella stories and bracket-busting upsets capture the imagination of casual fans, the tournament has also featured legendary individual performances that live on in basketball lore. Let's look back at some of the NCAA Tournament's most dynamic players. At the top of the list is Lew Alcindor, known later in his career as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Playing for UCLA under coach John Wooden, Alcindor led the Bruins to three straight national titles from 1967-1969, winning Most Outstanding Player each season. His total dominance forced... Read more →


The Carolina Panthers Face Extremely Long Odds to Win Super Bowl 59

The Carolina Panthers are coming off one of their worst seasons in franchise history after finishing 2023 with an NFL-worst record of 2-15. Now sportsbooks are showing very little faith that the Panthers can turn things around in 2024 and compete for a Super Bowl title. courtesy of the Carolina Panthers Leading sports betting sites like FanDuel, DraftKings, Caesars, and BetMGM have released their initial odds for which team will win Super Bowl 59 next February. Universally across all major sportsbooks, the Panthers have been given extremely unfavorable odds between +15000 to +25000 to win it all. To put into... Read more →


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Josephine Sheard, of Voorhees Township

On February 4, 2024, (nee Machota) Age 96. Longtime resident of Voorhees Township. Cremation private. Inurnment with her late son, Bernie Sheard private in Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Josephine Sheard. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCann - Healey Funeral Home: Gloucester City Ph: 856 - 456 - 1142 Read more →


Rowan Advances to the Second Round

WASHINGTON, DC – Ja’Zere Noel had 22 points and Khalif Meares scored 20 as Rowan overcame a double-digit deficit to defeat Carnegie Mellon, 81-69, in the first round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship, held at Catholic University. The Profs (20-7) advance to play #14 Catholic on Saturday at 5:45 p.m. Noel, who had 14 first-half points, grabbed eight rebounds and Meares grabbed five steals as Rowan forced the Tartans into 21 turnovers. Marcellus Ross scored 13 points to lead the effort. Carnegie Mellon (16-10) built upon a 43-38 halftime to lead to go up by 11, 61-50,... Read more →


Maureen R. Angelastro, of Pennsville, formerly of Audubon

On February 17, 2024, (nee Rowe) Age 79. Of Pennsville. Maureen grew up in Audubon Park, NJ and was a longtime resident of Woodlynne, NJ. She was known to many as a great hairdresser in the community. Survived by her children: Sharleen Angelastro, Leonard Angelastro (Dorothy), Lawrence Angelastro (Diana), Nicholas Angelastro Jr. and James Angelastro (Kimberly). Maureen is also survived by her grandchildren: Michael Sorrentino, Stephanie Sorrentino, Devin Allebach, TammyLou Mellon, Ashley Robey, Courtney Angelastro, Rocco Angelastro, Tyler Angelastro and Daulton Angelastro. Maureen was great grandmother to many. Maureen was predeceased by her mother Jennie Rowe, brother Michael Rowe and... Read more →


Parking Restrictions for Gloucester City Irish Parade

MEDIA RELEASE ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE ROAD CLOSURES / PARKING RESTRICTIONS PARKING RESTRICTIONS On Sunday, March 3st the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will begin on Johnson Blvd. at Monmouth Street at 1:00 pm. The parade will proceed west on Monmouth Street to King Street, then south on King Street to Cumberland Street. In order to accommodate the parade, the following road closures/ no parking will be in place from 10:00 am until the Highway Dept. finishes sweeping the parade route. ROAD CLOSURES Monmouth St. from Johnson Blvd. to Ellis St. (Dead End). Johnson Blvd. from Highland Blvd. to Bergen... Read more →


Participants in Gloucester City's Irish Parade, Sunday, March 3 starts at 1PM

The best St Patrick’s Day Parade you might not know about! https://phl17.com/ St. Patrick’s Parade Participants! Those listed as participants in the parade include, (but not limited to): Gloucester High School Color Guard, NJSP on Horseback, Gloucester City Old Timers String Band, Grand Marshall, Roseann Michel with Ancient Order of Hibernians & Legion of Mary, Division 1 Ancient Order of Hibernians, Monsignor Hodge, Fox29’s Bob Kelly, Betsy Ross, The Bank Bar, Peter School of Irish Dance, British Hessian Brigades, Durning String Band, Civil War Reenactors. Anyzek Antique Cars and Trucks, Irish Singer: Timmy Kelly, Cold Springs School, Knights of Columbus... Read more →


Barbara Angela Drew, 78, Gloucester Township School Administrator

Barbara Angela Drew, 78, of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, wife of Melvin Leroy Drew, Jr., entered eternal rest Thursday, February 22, 2024. Her Funeral Service will be held Monday, March 25, 2024, in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 am. The family will receive friends an hour before the service. Inurnment will be held Mepkin Abbey, 103 Mepkin Abbey Rd., Moncks Corner, SC 29461 at 2:30 pm. CNBNews graphic files Barb was born October 2, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Joseph Garczynski and the late Mary Pacana Garczynski. She... Read more →


Road Rage Leads to Street Fight with Weapons in Voorhees, Four Suspects Arrested

VOORHEES (MARCH 1, 2024)(CNBNews)--Thursday, February 29, 2024 at approximately 2:12 pm a Detective with the Gloucester Township Police Department was traveling on Blackwood Clementon Road by Emerson Drive when he observed a Voorhees Police Officer (K9) stopped in the roadway with his emergency vehicle lights activated giving orders to four (4) male subjects to get on the ground. As the Detective stopped to assist, the Voorhees Officer advised all four subjects were engaged in a physical confrontation in the middle of the roadway armed with image courtesy of Pngtree various weapons to include a handgun. Additional Officers from Gloucester Township... Read more →


What Defines the Strongest Weed Strains? Unraveling Potency Levels

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Age Gracefully: How Testosterone Boosters Can Support Healthy Aging in Men

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Gloucester High's Audrey Harding, Places 4th Girls State Bowling Championship

Audrey Harding NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (March 1, 2024)(CNBNews)-Congratulations to Audrey Harding for her outstanding achievement in the individual Girls State bowling Championship on February 29th in New Brunswick. Audrey's impressive performance marks the highest finish ever for a bowler from Gloucester High in the school's history. Out of 100 bowlers, Audrey placed in the top 18 (9th) to advance to the second round and then finished 5th in the second round, qualifying for the finals. Audrey won her first match in the finals and finished 4th overall in the entire state of New Jersey. Gloucester High is extremely proud of... Read more →


Jefferson Health's 2024 New Jersey Gala: Elevating Healthcare and Celebrating Excellence

Jefferson Health in New Jersey held its major fundraiser of the year at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City in late February. Some 400 guests attended the event, which raised nearly $400,000 to support Jefferson's programs and services. A highlight of the evening was the announced winners of the 2024 Giving Tank, an initiative inspired by the popular "Shark Tank" television show. Through generous donations, the Jefferson Health Foundation - New Jersey awarded $225,000 in grants to employees’ best ideas for elevating patient care or employee well-being. The top $100,000 grant was given for anoscopy equipment and... Read more →


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The Global Game: Uniting Cultures Through Football Across Continents

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Why Do Men Like Asian Women?

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Health Matters: The Impact of THC Carts on Your Well-being

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Deciphering the Stars: A Thoughtful Guide to Understanding Astrology's Role in Wellness

Astrology, an ancient practice that maps the positions of the stars and planets to predict earthly and human events, has found a modern renaissance in personal wellness. This guide delves into the nuanced relationship between astrology and wellness, shedding light on how celestial movements can influence our physical, emotional, and spiritual health. By understanding the intricate dance of the cosmos, individuals can unlock a deeper awareness of themselves and navigate life with greater harmony. The Foundations of Astrological Wellness Astrology posits that the alignment of the stars and planets at the moment of our birth encapsulates a blueprint for our... Read more →


From Kentucky Derby to Royal Ascot: Betting on Major Horse Racing Events Online

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Camden County Health issues “Code Blue”

(Gloucester Township, NJ) – Commissioner Virginia Betteridge, liaison to the Camden County Department of Health and Human Services, advises municipalities that the region will be under a Code Blue Advisory Thursday evening to Friday morning. The Health Officer has issued the Code Blue advisory for Camden County effective from 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 29 to 9 a.m. Friday, March 1. The after-hours code blue emergency hotline is 2-1-1. “It is crucial that everyone gets inside and away from these dangerous elements,” Betteridge said. “It’s also important that our elderly residents and those living with disabilities have their heat in working... Read more →


Mad Bunny ‘Madder Than Ever’ Bar Set to Takeover Resorts Casino Hotel’s Bar One

This March Spring-inspired pop-up bar opens Saturday, March 9th ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (February 29, 2024) – The Mad Bunny Bar is back at Resorts Casino Hotel and madder than ever! Bar One’s newest pop up opens on Saturday, March 9th and will provide guests with a unique experience. Those who step into the scientific lab will be greeted by the Mad Bunny crafting vibrant cocktails. Guests who are looking to snag a photo with the Mad Bunny are in luck as there will be photo opportunities every Saturday night in March (excluding March 2nd). Additionally, guests can indulge in drink... Read more →


Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center offers adoption specials for Leap Day

(Blackwood, NJ) – To celebrate Leap Day, all animals at Homeward Bound will have an adoption fee of $1 until Sunday, March 3. The adoption center is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. “There are so many animals at the shelter just waiting to find a loving home,” said Commissioner Jeffrey Nash, liaison to the animal shelter. “Please consider opening your heart and your home to a new pet. And if you are unable to adopt right now, the shelter is always looking for donations.” For... Read more →


Springdale Road in Cherry Hill Township to reopen Friday after utility work 

(Lindenwold, NJ) – Springdale Road will reopen at 4 p.m. on Friday, March 1, after being closed due to a major water line repair by New Jersey American Water. The work activity was located between Route 70 and Kresson Road and was completed in 11 days. “After experiencing some disruptions with this closure by American Water, we are happy to announce that Springdale Road will be reopened on Friday afternoon,” said Commissioner Al Dyer, liaison to the Department of Public Works. “Crews went above and beyond to ensure that the work was done in a timely manner and that has... Read more →


800 PART-TIME JOBS AHEAD OF PEAK SPRING AND SUMMER SEASONS 

NEW JERSEY STATE PARKS SEEKING APPLICANTS (24/P6) TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has begun accepting applications for more than 800 peak-season part-time jobs throughout state parks, forests and historic sites, Commissioner Shawn M. LaTourette announced today. Available seasonal part-time job opportunities include lifeguards, naturalists, history educators, general maintenance workers, visitor service assistants and office staff. Peak season generally runs from Memorial Day through Labor Day, with select state parks extending positions from April to October based on operational needs. Applicants, such as students and teachers whose availability may be limited to weekends during specific periods of... Read more →


Pennsauken Police Investigating Fatal Auto Accident

PENNSAUKEN, NJ (February 29, 2024)(CNBNews)--On Wednesday, February 28th, 2024, at approximately 2102 hours, the Pennsauken Police Department responded to the area of US-130 and Terrace Ave. for a report of a two-car pedestrian motor vehicle collision. As a result of the collision, the pedestrian, a 42-year-old Pennsauken resident identified as Antonio Diaz Jr., was pronounced deceased on the scene. The collision is currently under investigation by the Pennsauken Police Traffic Division. ​Anyone who witnessed or has information regarding this collision is urged to contact Ptl. Brewer of the Pennsauken Police Traffic Division (856-488-0080 Ext. 2529), Sgt. Kern (856-488-0080 Ext. 3301),... Read more →


Saint Mary's Parish Irish Parade, Gloucester City

SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2024 Participate in the Parade! Join us in making the Gloucester City St. Patrick's Parade an event to remember. We extend a warm invitation to non-profits, local businesses, and community groups to actively participate in this vibrant celebration. Your presence adds a unique and invaluable element to the festivities, fostering community spirit and making the parade a true reflection of our diverse and dynamic community. Come be a part of the excitement – it's more than a parade; it's an opportunity to showcase the heart and soul of Gloucester City and South Jersey. CLICK HERE FOR MORE... Read more →


Disabled Fishing Vessel off Barnegat Light Assisted by Good Samaritans/Coast Guard

USCG photos PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard and good Samaritans assisted four mariners Tuesday after the 64-foot commercial fishing vessel Monica became disabled about 85 miles from the New Jersey coast. The Monica was reported to be experiencing transmission issues and a Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light 47-foot Motor Life Boat (MLB) crew safely towed the vessel to Lighthouse Marina, in Barnegat Light. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York contacted the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center at about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday to relay that a person aboard the fishing vessel Monica sent a distress hail reporting they... Read more →


Why Do Consumers Need To Be Aware Of Their Rights When Involved In A Chemical Exposure Lawsuit?

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Philadelphia Crime Log for Tuesday: Shooting, Stabbing, Hit n Run

PHILADELPHIA, PA (February 28, 2024)(CNBNews)--LISTED BELOW IS A summary of overnight incidents from Tuesday evening until now. 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. Shooting - 19th and West York Street (22nd District) - Location: N 19th St./W York St, on the highway - Time: Approximately 3:24 AM - Description: A male, approximately 20-30 years old ("John Doe"), was shot once in the chest and once in the left leg. He was transported by police to Temple Hospital and placed in... Read more →


Jefferson East Region Gala Held Giving Tank Winners and Healthcare Heroes Named

Some 400 guests enjoyed a night of dining and dancing – as well as recognition for some special Jefferson team members -- at the recent 2024 Gala held at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City. Nearly $400,000 dollars was raised though the event, held on February 24, to support programs and services in the Jefferson - East Region. The entertainment headliner was DJ Jazzy Jeff. A great time was had by all! Thank you to everyone who supported this important fundraising event for our region. Winners of the 2024 Giving Tank – a “Shark Tank” type contest... Read more →


Philly AIDS Thrift Announces $324K in New Grants and Reaches New Milestone

Philadelphia's non-profit thrift store transforms donated treasures into much-needed funding for local communities and neighborhoods affected by HIV/AIDS. Philadelphia, PA - Philly AIDS Thrift and Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room are thrilled to award $324,000+ in grants for 31 HIV/AIDS service organizations and their programs that are centered on prevention and care in the Delaware Valley. This much-needed grant funding is more crucial than ever. Nonprofits throughout the country have been challenged by budget cuts, dwindling donations and other economic factors. The new donations will bring the group's lifetime total to a major new milestone. As of this week,... Read more →


Morrestown Man Charged with Promoting Obscene Material to a Minor

Moorestown, N.J.- A Burlington County man has been charged with promoting obscene material to a minor, endangering the welfare of a child and other offenses, following an investigation involving a 15-year-old female victim, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay, Burlington County Prosecutor LaChia L. Bradshaw, Cherry Hill Police Chief Robert Kempf, and Moorestown Director of Police Patrick J. Reilly, Jr. Ovidiu V. Dragos, 60, of Moorestown, New Jersey, has been charged with one count of second-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child, one count of third-degree Promoting Obscene Material to Persons Under 18-years-old, one count of fourth-degree Stalking, and... Read more →


Senator from New Jersey Visits Health Clinic in Kenya

NAIROBI, KENYA – CFK Africa, an international nonprofit with offices in Kenya and the U.S., hosted U.S. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey on Monday, Feb. 19, at its health clinic serving residents of Kibera, Africa’s largest informal settlement situated on the outskirts of Nairobi. Booker visited CFK Africa’s Tabitha Medical Clinic, a full-scale medical facility in the heart of Kibera, Kenya, that hosts one of the largest urban infectious disease surveillance platforms established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in an informal settlement. The research findings from this platform have informed policy in Kenya and globally,... Read more →