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May 2012

Police Release Pedro Hernandez Mug Shot, Deny They Ignored Tips -- Daily Intel

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 25: Daughter Becky Hernandez (2nd L) and wife Rosemary Hernandez (2nd R), of alleged Etan Patz murderer suspect Pedro Hernandez, walk away from a courthouse with a lawyer and a family friend before Pedro Hernandez's arraignment later in the day on May 25, 2012 in New York City. Patz was a 6-year-old boy when he disappeared on his way to his school bus stop in 1979. It is alleged that Pedro Hernandez used a soda to lure the boy down... Read more →


Video: "The Green Nation" Outlaw Biker Gang | FoxNewsla.com (Part 2)

"The Green Nation" -- is on a mission to replace the Hells Angels as the "Baddest" outlaw biker gang Part 2: MyFoxLA.com Insiders say the Vagos Motorcyle Club -- also called "The Green Nation" -- is on a mission to replace the Hells Angels as the "Baddest" outlaw biker gang. Members publicly insist they're *not a *criminal outfit -- but cops and prosecutors describe them as local "terrorists." Chris Blatchford has an "inside look" at the "Vagos Trail" of menace, murder, and mayhem in a... Read more →


Video: "The Green Nation" Outlaw Biker Gang Part 1 | MyFoxLA.com

"The Green Nation" -- is on a mission to replace the Hells Angels as the "Baddest" outlaw biker gang Insiders say the Vagos Motorcyle Club -- also called "The Green Nation" -- is on a mission to replace the Hells Angels as the "Baddest" outlaw biker gang. Members publicly insist they're *not a *criminal outfit -- but cops and prosecutors describe them as local "terrorists." Chris Blatchford has an "inside look" at the "Vagos Trail" of menace, murder, and mayhem in a story you'll see... Read more →


NCAA decertifies another bat

National Collegiate Athletic Association (Philippines) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) recently announced the decertification of another popular baseball bat — the33-inch Reebok Vector-TLS. As a result, the 33-inch Reebok Vector-TLS is a non-compliant bat and must be eliminated, until further notice, from all American Legion Baseball practices and competitions. This is the second bat the NCAA has banned from competition since the start of the year. In late February, the 33-inch Marucci 2011 Cat 5 Squared was decertified by both the... Read more →


SHAMONG MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO SUPERMARKET CARJACKING

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. - Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi announced that a 36-year- old Shamong man pled guilty yesterday in Superior Court to slamming a 77-year-old woman to the ground in the parking lot of a Tabernacle food store last year and then driving off in her car to purchase drugs. Roy C. Patterson Jr., of 152 Tuckerton Road, Shamong, N.J., admitted that he overpowered the woman and drove off in her vehicle on June 15, 2011 in the parking lot of Murphy’s Marketplace... Read more →


PUBLIC INVITED TO REVIEW PLANS ON JUNE 6 FOR CINNAMINSON PROJECT

Roundabout Proposed To Improve Safety At Riverton-Branch-Parry Intersection Freeholder Joseph B. Donnelly announced today that a public information session will be held Wednesday, June 6 from 4-7 p.m. to solicit public comments for the proposed intersection improvements to Riverton Road, Branch Pike and Parry Road in Cinnaminson. The public information session will be held at the Cinnaminson Community Center at 1621 Riverton Road in Cinnaminson. Staff from the County Engineer’s Office will be present to answer questions and have drawings of the proposed project available... Read more →


41 Charged in Takedown of Major Drug Network with Ties to Latin Street Gangs in Camden

TRENTON – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced that 25 alleged drug dealers were arrested today in the takedown of a major narcotics distribution network with ties to the Ñetas that was dealing large quantities of heroin in the area of 4th and Royden Streets in Camden. Arrest warrants were issued for 41 people, including 28 alleged members of the network and 13 other alleged drug dealers from outside the network who were charged as a result of the investigation. Beginning early today, a multi-agency... Read more →


Philadelphia Police Seek Suspect Wanted for Rape in the 8th District

May 30, 2012 The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for sexually assaulting three complainants between July 2010, and August 2011. On August 3, 2011, at 2:30am, a 24 year-old female complainant accepted a ride from an unknown male at Torresdale & Longshore Avenue, who was operating a newer model white pick-up truck with ladder racks holding a ladder. The male drove to 8100 Cresco Avenue where he forced her into a wooded area. There, he physically and... Read more →


Philadelphia Police Arrest Suspect on Auto Theft Charges

press release May 29, 2012 The Philadelphia Police Department would like to thank the media and the public for helping us to arrest suspect Yolonda Millhouse. Millhouse has been identified as the suspect responsible for a theft from an auto on the 7600 block of Crittenden Street in Chestnut Hill where the complainant’s wallet was taken. On May 23, 2012, between 1:00am and 6:30am an unknown female was captured on surveillance video using the complainant’s credit cards at several locations. After releasing video surveillance video... Read more →


Introducing Obama's Pot-Smoking Gang | gopusa.com

Remember when Bill Clinton said he tried pot but did not inhale? Well, you can count on Barack Obama to make no such claims. In fact, he inhaled over and over and over again. As a new biography points out, Obama had a gang of friends when he was younger, known as the Choom Gang, who would spend their days coming up with creative ways to smoke pot. In his 1995 memoir "Dreams of My Father," Obama writes about smoking pot almost like Dr. Seuss... Read more →


Obituary: Tony Frye of Audubon, age 96

Tony Frye of Audubon, N.J. Tony Frye passed away on May 21, 2012. He was 96 years old. He was the beloved husband of the late Nancy Frye (nee Booth). He was the dear father of Nancy Frye Brice, Diane (Dave) Hollingshead, Joseph (Pat) Frye and Gail Capriotti; grandfather of Curtis Jentsch, Michelle and Andrea Brice, Joseph Frye, Jr., the late Richard Frye, Deana Gresham, David Hollingshead, Dawn Cumella and Anthony Buchanan. He is also survived by many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Mr. Frye was... Read more →


Philadelphia: Escape Prisoner Sean Johnson Wanted for Attempted Murder

May 30, 2012 On May 17, 2012 at 2:40pm, an 80 year old male was inside of his home in the 6600 block of Yocum Street. The victim heard a noise in his basement, went to investigate and was shot in the stomach and leg. The victim is currently in critical condition at HUP. As a result of investigation, Southwest Detectives identified Sean Johnson as a black male, 18 years-of-age from the 2100 block of South 67th Street as the person responsible for this burglary/attempted... Read more →


Galloway Township Police Blotter May 14-20

Blotter: May 14 – 20, 2012 CFS 877 Accidents 17 EMT 78 Tickets 103 FIRE 11 DWI 4 DV 13 Arrests 35 Burglaries- To Buildings: 5/14 S. Cologne Ave and S 4th Ave., 5/17 S. Berlin Ave., 5/20 Federal Ct. To Vehicles: 5/15 Jupiter Hills Ln. & Koch Ave. Arrests: 5/16 Leander R. Smith, 51, of Atlantic City was arrested by Ptl. Vincent Ceci for burglary and hindering apprehension. He was lodged in ACJF on $35,000 full bail. 5/16 Shaquile X. Martin, 20, of Galloway... Read more →


Amazon.com to Open Two New Jersey Distribution Facilities

Governor of New Jersey at a town hall in Hillsborough, NJ 3/2/11 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Amazon Making Plans to Open Two New Jersey Facilities, Expected to Create Thousands of Jobs, Including 1,500 Permanent Jobs Trenton, NJ – Joined by company representatives, Governor Chris Christie announced today the beginning of a long-term partnership with global e-commerce leader Amazon.com starting with the company’s plans to begin construction on two state-of-the-art fulfillment distribution center facilities in the state in 2013. Today’s announcement establishes a future partnership committed to... Read more →


Letter to the Editor: Mayor Redd Silent on Law Suit and recent filed Injunction

The Mayor of Camden Dana Redd was at the 18th Annual March for Jesus in Camden on Saturday. 100’s of believers who would welcome One Minute of Silence and opening a Holy Bible in a Classroom listen while the Mayor has kept silent for more then a minute now on her stand against Prayer and acknowledging the God of our Creation. I sat with Pastors in Camden at the event who know my work and expect God’s Will be done with or without them endorse... Read more →


Six Drivers Arrested For Driving While Intoxicated Over Memorial Day Weekend

Gloucester Township Police conducted enhanced DWI enforcement patrols this past holiday weekend as well as a DWI checkpoint on Saturday May 26th on Berlin-Cross Keys Road. The patrols began Thursday night and ended Monday night. Six drivers were arrested for driving while intoxicated. Two drivers were arrested at the checkpoint Saturday night. Two drivers were also charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence of drugs. These DWI enforcement details were funded by a Drunk Driving Enforcement Fund administered by the New Jersey Division... Read more →


Support Our Troops in Afghanistan Care Package Drive

The Yellow Ribbon Club is pleased to announce that we are partnered again this year with the Ravitz Family Shop Rite Stores in sending care packages to the troops serving in Afghanistan. The Ravitz Family owns 5 stores locally and they will work with the Yellow Ribbon Club for the entire month of June in collections for care packages for the troops. The Yellow Ribbon Club will be visiting each store at the listed dates below to greet customers and exchange goods for yellow bows... Read more →


CNBNEWS Face of Defense: Black Hawk Helicopters Land at AC International Airport

05/30/2012 03:34 PM CDT Four UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters land at Atlantic City International Airport, N.J., May 29, 2012. The crews are assigned to 1-150th Assault Helicopter Battalion, New Jersey Army National Guard. The helicopters transported civilian employers of New Jersey's Guardsmen for "Boss Lift," an event run by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve. The civilian employers spent the day touring facilities and meeting soldiers and airmen. Related articles Face of Defense: Marine Cpl. Sean Grady and Ace on Duty (gloucestercitynews.net) Congressman... Read more →


Bayshore Tea Party: We Need to Support Ryan Mauro Expose the Iman of Middletown

Here is a msg from Ryan Mauro...he needs our support on this guy! My name is Ryan Mauro and I'm the national security analyst for RadicalIslam.org, the flagship website of the Clarion Fund. I am frequently on FOX News Channel and am a resident of Wall Township. I am writing you because I recently learned that the imam of Middletown's Islamic Society of Monmouth County, Reda Shata, is a supporter of the Hamas terrorist group. You can read more about Imam Shata in my article,... Read more →


Meandering w/ Mark Matthews: Bellmawr Concert, 5k, Election, Youth Program | cnbnews.net

(cnbnews.net)Several things going on right now in Bellmawr... instead of my usual wordy self, here's some quick hits. Bellmawr Concert in The Park Up first on Thursday May 31st, is Bellmawr's First Annual "Concert in the Park". This innagural event features cover band BlackHorse and will be held at the Recreation Center (Bell and Creek Rds) from 7-9pm. The band's website lists Journey, Boston and Foreigner as some of their top covered bands. Food and drinks will be available. Bellmawr Run For Education Saturday June... Read more →


Home Country: Dud and 'Ol' Henry | cnbnews.net

by Slim Randles (cnbnews.net) “Ain’t nothing in the world dumber’n a horse,” said Dud, pulling up his chair at the Mule Barn truck stop’s philosophy counter. “I swear they have just enough brains to walk and breathe at the same time.” Steve, the full-time professional cowboy of the outfit, looked over at Dud, who was part-time at best. “Ol’ Henry scrape you off under a limb, Dud?” “How could you tell?” “It must be that bark print across the front of your shirt,” said Doc.... Read more →


Searchers Find Warship Evidence Close To Brooklawn Waterfront | GCN

By Sara Martino Gloucester City News A non-profit group called the “Andrew Doria – the First Salute,” wants to build a replica of the American warship scuttled and burned near the Brooklawn waterfront to avoid capture by British troops in 1777. The organization, along with David Howe of the Institute of Maritime History, is searching for the “Andrew Doria,” and some clues have been found. Howe and the group think they know the river location, which is heavily sedimented, where reportedly a British ship named... Read more →


TICKETS ON SALE FOR American Legion World Series

The first American Legion World Series in its NEW official home sold a record-setting 86,162 tickets! ESPN3 covered the tournament for the first time, allowing people around the world to watch the games live. The Eden Prairie, Minn., team forced a 15th game on the last day and survived a 22-inning doubleheader to win the 2011 World Series. The Tupelo, Miss.,team held a 4-3 lead until the eighth inning of the final, but Eden Prairie claimed a 5-4 victory in the 13th inning. Great baseball,... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic High School Class of 2012 to Graduate 170 Students | cnbnews.net

Gloucester Catholic High School’s Class of 2012 will graduate 170 students during the Annual Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 31, at St. Agnes Church in Blackwood. The Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation Ceremony will begin at 3:30 p.m. at St. Agnes. Earlier in the day, graduates will be honored during the Annual Senior Awards Breakfast at Auletto’s Ballroom in Almonesson starting at 9:30 a.m. Class Valedictorian Timothy Scaffidi Claudia Gallagher Class Salutatorian. Related articles Gloucester Catholic High School Announcements, News, Sports (gloucestercitynews.net) Gloucester Catholic Graduation Ceremonies... Read more →


States Schedule Hearings on Black Drum Public Information Document

Logo of the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, chartered by U.S. Government for interstate cooperation in fisheries management. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release May 29, 2012 Arlington, VA - The States of New Jersey, Delaware, North Carolina and the Commonwealth of Virginia have scheduled their hearings to gather public comment on the Public Information Document (PID) to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Black Drum. The PID provides the public an opportunity to submit input on the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission's development of... Read more →


President Obama: 50 years after Vietnam

In his speech at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., President Obama did more than just mark Memorial Day; he began the 50th commemoration of that conflict and those who served in one of America's longest wars. Fifty years ago, American forces stepped up operations in Vietnam. During the conflict, more than three million Americans served in the Vietnam war, and more than 58,000 American patriots gave their lives. And when U.S. forces returned home, too many never received the hero's welcome they deserved.... Read more →


Browning Road resurfacing project to begin in Bellmawr | NJ.com

A half-mile section of Browning Road here will be resurfaced beginning Thursday, the Camden County Department of Public Works announced. The $485,400 project will include the resurfacing of the roadway from Lewis Avenue to Belmont Avenue. This phase of the project involved the repair of concrete joint repairs throughout the project’s limits. When it is completed, the roadway will feature new concrete curbing, handicap accessible ramps, reset manhole castings, traffic striping and raised pavement markers. “Although every attempt will be made to keep the road... Read more →


Local Students Graduate from Gwynedd-Mercy College

GWYNEDD VALLEY, PA (05/30/2012)(readMedia)-- Officially completing their degrees at Gwynedd-Mercy College were the following students: Kerri Bulger of Gloucester City, NJ Lucy Zettlemoyer of Mount Ephraim, NJ In U.S. News & World Report's 2012 edition of "Best Colleges," Gwynedd-Mercy College ranked in the first tier of its category, which is largely attributed to its high graduation and retention rates. The college prepares students to become top professionals in the fields of allied health professions, arts and sciences, business, education and nursing. Founded by the Sisters... Read more →


Calvin Zaun, of Cherry Hill, Gloucester City HS Alumni Class of '47

Calvin Zaun, of Cherry Hill, the father of the American POW whose battered face became an iconic image during the Persian Gulf War, died Sunday, May 27, at the Lutheran Home nursing-care facility in Moorestown after a long illness. Mr. Zaun’s son, Jeffrey, was held captive for six weeks by Saddam Hussein’s forces in 1991. Calvin and Marjorie Zaun found their quiet lives on Whitman Avenue in Cherry Hill plunged into a media maelstrom after their son’s captors paraded Jeffrey Zaun and other prisoners of... Read more →


2013 NCAA MEN'S FINAL FOUR APPLICATION

Georgia Dome - Atlanta, GA April 6th & 8th, 2013 Ticket applications will be accepted beginning March 12, 2012 through May 31, 2012, or until 20,000 applications have been received. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted. The NCAA's determination regarding submissions and the timing thereof shall, in all cases, be final and binding. The NCAA shall not be responsible for any technical, technological, transmission or other such errors or failures in connection with the submission of ticket applications, or for any damages... Read more →


League recap: Gloucester Catholic extends undefeated streak to seven games - MaxPreps News

Gloucester Catholic Rams May 29, 2012 Gloucester Catholic (24-4, 10-0) has won seven games in a row, Tri-County - Diamond's longest active win streak. In the past week, the Rams won another four games, including a 5-0 victory over Buena and a 7-1 win over Holy Spirit. Brett Tenuto led Gloucester Catholic's offense with three hits and zero RBIs this week. Behind a 4-0 record over the past week, the Rams made the biggest jump in the national rankings, all the way from 747 to... Read more →


Gloucester Police Honor Frederick J. Blackburn, Killed In The Line Of Duty | GCN

Gloucester City Pollice Chief George Berglund (far left) was the MC. Patrolman Wm.Johnson, (second from right) and Sgt. Jason Flood organized the event. Mayor William James apologized on behalf of the citizens of Gloucester City to the family members (pictured) for taking 66- years to honor their grand honoro honor their grandfather and cousin. cnbnews photo By Albert Countryman Jr. Gloucester City News On a winter night February 27, 1946, Gloucester City Police Officer Frederick J. Blackburn, 75, was walking the beat at the intersection... Read more →


Gloucester City (13) at Pennsville (5), NJSIAA Tournament, Semifinal Round - NJ.com

South Jersey, Group 1 - Softball - NJ.com Gloucester Times, May 29, 2012 10:12 p.m. Gloucester scored 13 unanswered runs, including 10 in the fifth inning, as the third-seeded Lions roared past No. 2 Pennsville, 13-5, in a South Jersey Group I semifinal. Maddy McClintock's three-run double capped the rally and Kate Boulden pitched 3 2/3 innings of scoreless relief to pace the Lions. Kassidy White scored three runs and Casey Kisielewski knocked in two for the Eagles. via highschoolsports.nj.com Read more →


Man Commits Assault With Hammer And Knives | cnbnews.net

On May 29, 2012 at approximately 1:53 pm the Gloucester Township Police Department responded to a 233 Lacascata Townhouses in Gloucester Township, NJ for a report of an adult male suspect who had assaulted an adult female friend with a hammer and threatened to stab her with a large knife. The female then was able to escape and call police. The female stated that the suspect had a history of pschyatric problems and may have been using narcotics. Arriving patrol officers spotted the suspect inside... Read more →


Engagement Announced | cnbnews.net

(cnbnews.net) Announcement has been made of the engagement of Dana T. Lionetti and Stephen T. Malloy. They reside in Gloucester City. Miss Lionetti is the daughter of Anthony Lionetti and Dawn Watson and the late Daniel Watson. A 2013 wedding is planned. Read more →