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August 2013

Mike Tyson: 'I'm on the Verge of Dying'

August 26, 2013 3:57:00 PM EDT In his return to boxing as a promoter, Mike Tyson made shocking revelations about his ongoing battles with addiction during a press conference. This article, Mike Tyson: 'I'm on the Verge of Dying', is syndicated from NewsLook and is posted here with permission. Related articles Mike Tyson Emotionally Confesses He's Been Lying About Sobriety: 'I'm on the Verge of Dying' Mike Tyson: 'I'm On The Verge Of Dying, Because I'm a Vicious Alcoholic' Read more →


CNBNews College Sports Report for Saturday's Events (8/31/13)

ROWAN MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY FINISHES THIRD AT THE SALISBURY FALL CLASSIC SALISBURY, MD – The Rowan University men’s cross country team finished third at the Salisbury Fall Classic on Saturday. The meet was held at Winterplace Park. Rob Rawls (so. Runnemede, NJ/Triton Reg.) was the first Prof to finish the 8K race. He came in third with a time of 25:59.12. Jeff Tauriello (sr. Florham Park, NJ/Hanover Park) came in 14th (26:55.93) and Tim Dole (so. Mantua, NJ/Clearview Reg.) was 18th (27:04.96). Joe Capolino (so.... Read more →


Camden County Police Charge Suspect with Assaulting Officer and Pos. of Heroin

press release August 31, 2013/time 5:40pm (Camden, NJ) - Camden County Police arrested a suspect from Runnemede who assaulted an officer while attempting to flee the scene of a motor vehicle stop. At 10:12 a.m. Friday, Officers Michael Lance and Keith Hogle made a traffic stop at 3rd and State streets in North Camden on a car for a motor vehicle infraction. Before the car came to a stop, the officers observed the passenger in the front seat throwing objects out the window. After the... Read more →


Obit: Martha W. Williamson, of Gloucester City, age 79/ cnbnews.net

On August 29, 2013. (nee Sweeten) Age 79. Of Gloucester City. Loving daughter of the late Charles J. Sweeten and Martha W. Sweeten (nee Fryer). Beloved wife of 38 years to the late Arthur Thomas “Ott” Williamson, Sr. Cherished mother of Chuck (Barbara) Williamson of Gloucester City, Arthur T. Williamson, Jr. (Marilyn) of Pottstown, PA and Jeff (Donna) Williamson of Gloucester City. Adored grandmother of Pamela (Peter) Brown, Ryan (Alisa) Williamson, Lauren (Jason) Williamson, Meghan (Michael) Emmons, Kelly Williamson, James (Jody) Gillam, Kevin Gillam, Tracy... Read more →


Obituary: Sandra C. Rozet, of Westmont, age 75 / cnbnews.net

On August 24, 2013. Age 75. Of Westmont section of Haddon Township. Formerly of Atlantic City. Loving Daughter of the late Bennett Rozet and Sophie “Dorothy” (nee Zawodna). Dear Sister of the late Michael Rozet. Survived by many cousins. Burial will be private at the request of the family. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Sandra C. Rozet. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth St., Gloucester City, NJ. Ph:856-456-1142 Read more →


Camden County Upcoming Events and Programs /cnbnews

UPCOMING EVENTS & PROGRAMS: Don’t Miss the Backyard Barbecue this Weekend on the Camden Waterfront The Camden County Board of Freeholders and Verizon present a day of music and more at the Camden Backyard Barbecue on Sunday September 1st, from 1 p.m.-10 p.m. at Wiggins Park on the Camden Waterfront. Performances include jamband superstars Lettuce featuring members of Soulive and Robert Randolph band; The Nigel Hall Band; The Stooges Brass Band from New Orleans and many more. There will be great food and activities for... Read more →


Petition | United States Department of Justice: Restore the constitutional rights residents of Camden NJ | Change.org

Petition by Keith Walker Camden, NJ CAMDEN CITY NJ--In 2009, the state of New Jersey and the democrat controlled legislature stripped Camden's residents of their right to elect their local school board. While the voting rights act of 1965 targeted specific areas primarily in the southern United States, the abuse of voters rights in the northern U.S. has gone unnoticed and unchecked.The City of Camden is one of the most impoverished and crime ridden cities in the United States, in 2012 the mayor and city... Read more →


President Obama's Decision on Syria

MEDIA RELEASE August 31, 2013/time 4:55pm Just now, President Obama laid out the case for a targeted military action against Syrian regime targets as a result of their use of chemical weapons that killed over one thousand people -- including hundreds of children. The President also made clear that this would not be an open-ended intervention, and there will be with no American troops on the ground. The President announced he would seek Congressional authorization for the use of force. CNBNEWS POLL" Should the United... Read more →


CNBNews HUNTING AND FISHING: PENNSYLVANIA CELEBRATES CENTURY OF ELK plus video

VIDEO from 10/16/10 CNBNEWS HUNTING AND FISHING COLUMN Events add to excitement during bugling season, 100th anniversary year. Year after year, Labor Day weekend kicks off a period of increased activity on Pennsylvania’s elk range. As elk begin ramping up their routines ahead of peak bugling season, visitors flock in greater numbers to areas where they can see the wild spectacle unfold. In a typical year, an estimated 75,000 to 100,000 people visit Elk County alone during the two-month span between Labor Day and Halloween.... Read more →


Governor's Surf Fishing Tournament

press release/August 29, 2013 Mark your calendars and get your registrations in now for the Governor's Surf Fishing Tournament! This year's tournament is scheduled for Sunday, October 6 at Island Beach State Park and marks the 22nd year of this popular family event. The tournament offers participants an excellent opportunity to enjoy a fun day of fishing with family and friends. Anglers can also feel great about the use of their registration fees, as all funds raised are used for very worthwhile purposes. These include... Read more →


MILLION-DOLLAR PRESERVATION OF 130-ACRE TRACT IN HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, CUMBERLAND COUNTY

The Cohansey River, looking upstream from Broad Street (New Jersey Route 49) in Bridgeton, New Jersey (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release August 29 TRENTON – The Christie Administration today announced the preservation of 130 acres in Hopewell Township that will provide opportunities for recreational pursuits while protecting a stream that feeds into the nearby Cohansey River. The Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Green Acres Program facilitated the preservation of the land, which is comprised of woodlands, a former nursery and farmland adjacent to Bridgeton City... Read more →


Toronto mayor says he has smoked 'a lot of' marijuana - World News

Credit: Chris Young / The Canadian Press via AP file Toronto Mayor Rob Ford speaks at a news conference to address the media at city hall in Toronto on June 20. By Julie Gordon, Reuters TORONTO — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who denied allegations earlier this year that he was caught smoking crack cocaine on camera, casually admitted on Wednesday that he has smoked "a lot of" marijuana. The offhand comment by the leader of Canada's largest city came as Ford was leaving a business... Read more →


Funeral Services Held for Slain Gas Station Employee, Surinder Singh | cnbnews.net

A photo of Mr. Singh is displayed in front of the Garden State Fuel Station, Woodbury NJ WOODBURY NJ--Funeral services were held today, Saturday, August 31, at the Wooster Funeral Home, Atco, for slain Woodbury gas station employee Surinder Singh. The service was followed by Ardas, a religious gathering of family and friends at the Sikh temple on Route 47 in Deptford NJ. Mr. Singh, a native of India, was a member of the Gloucester County’s Sikh community. Mr. Singh, age 40, was fatally shot... Read more →


FEDERAL INVESTIGATORS SAY NATURALLY OCCURRING VIRUS LIKELY CAUSE DOLPHIN DEATHS

US Navy 050411-N-3419D-056 A female bottlenose dolphin BJ performs her daily exercises while her trainer, Dera Look (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release TRENTON - The Christie Administration today directed additional state resources toward the investigation of bottlenose dolphin deaths along the coast of New Jersey that are part of what federal officials suspect is a naturally occurring disease cycle affecting populations of these marine mammals from New York to Virginia. These steps include using Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) aircraft and expanding patrols by DEP... Read more →


If the British Can Stop Their Government From Waging War in Syria, Why Can’t We?

By Joseph Palermo Today, once again, it feels like we’re being herded into supporting a military action in Syria that will end up, like the Iraq War, making the world an even more dangerous place than it is now. Then, as now, we see influential journalists tripping over themselves to fall into line. The British parliament’s vote against going along with the United States’ attack on Syria is a direct result of that country’s attempts to come to terms with the lies of the Iraq... Read more →


La Salle Opens Season With 5-1 Setback at Hofstra / cnbnews.net

press release HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - Senior Mariel Papa (Gibbsboro, N.J./Eastern Regional) opened the game with a quick score, but Hofstra rallied to take a 5-1 win over La Salle in the season opener for both squads in the Asics Invitational at the Hofstra Field Hockey Stadium. Papa tipped in a shot by rookie Devin Muracco (Sewell, N.J./Washington Twp.) just 5:54 into the contest to spot the Explorers (0-1) an early 1-0 lead. Hofstra's Stella Schoen drained the first of her three goals just six minutes... Read more →


CNBNEWS COLLEGE SPORTS REPORT FOR GAMES PLAYED FRIDAY

SAINT JOSEPH’S MEN’S SOCCER BATTLES TO 1-1 DRAW WITH LOYOLA (MD.) Alex Critzos Nets Goal for Hawks; Andrew D’Ottavi Posts Solid Outing in Goal Aug. 30, 2013 PHILADELPHIA - The Saint Joseph's men's soccer team battled to a 1-1 double-overtime draw against Loyola (Md.) on Friday evening on Sweeney Field. Junior forward Alex Critzos (Annapolis, Md./Archbishop Spalding) tallied the Hawks' goal. SJU is now 0-0-1 on the season. Critzos jumped on one of his first scoring opportunities of the game as he regainied possession of... Read more →


Pet Tip of the Week: Labor Day (cnbnews.net)

by Dawn Watson (cnbnews.net) It's the end of the summer and we're wrapping up our vacation festivities. Getting ready for school has become a priority. But, what about Fido? Your dog is part of the family and it's easy and fun to include him in your fall rituals. Allow him to sniff the new back-packs and clothing. Take him for a quick shopping trip and let him pick out a new toy or buy him a new harness. Be sure that you have found a... Read more →


Authorities Arrest Suspect Dennis Woods in North Wildwood

By Gary Mercante AUG 26, 2013 Dennis Woods is 37 years-of-age and is from the 2400 block of American Street. On Friday, August 23, 2013, at approximately 12:15PM, the Philadelphia Police Department (Major Crimes/FBI Violent Task Force and Northeast Detectives) along with North Wildwood Police Department arrested Dennis Woods (aka Dennis Boyce) without incident at the Aruba Motel located at 2001 Surf Avenue in North Wildwood and transported him to North Wildwood Police Department. Woods is being charged as a Fugitive from Justice from the... Read more →


VIDEO INTRODUCTION FROM CHRISTOPHER MOMINEY SECRETARY OF CATHOLIC EDUCATION

PHILADELPHIA PA--Christopher Mominey, the newly appointed Chief Operating Officer and Secretary of Catholic Education for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, has released a special video for school families of the 123 elementary schools, 17 high schools and 4 schools of Special Education. The video has been posted on the Office of Catholic Education website and can also be accessed via the Archdiocese of Philadelphia YouTube channel at the following link: http://youtu.be/ntWasTPJIXg. Mominey was appointed Secretary of Catholic Education effective July 1, 2013. The 3-minute video is... Read more →


Recent Major Announcements Regarding Catholic Education in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia

This is a representation of the coat of arms of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Argent, on a pile azure a star in chief of the field, the pile debruised by a fess sable, thereon three plates each charged with a cross gules. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release August 28, 2013 New Chief Operating Officer and Secretary of Catholic Education Announcement: On May 23, 2013 the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and the Faith in the Future Foundation, announcedthe appointment of Mr. Christopher Mominey as the... Read more →


Adult Arrested For Spray Painting Graffiti On Business

Gloucester Township Police Media Advisory/August 29, 2013 On 8/28/2013, a Gloucester Township Police officer on random patrol observed a male committing criminal damage to a vacant business by spray painting graffiti on the side of the building. The building, a former supermarket, is located at 1431 Blackwood Clementon Road in Gloucester Township. The accused, 19 year old, Philip Atene, from Morris Avenue in Blackwood was observed standing next to fresh spray paint while holding a spray can. Philip Atene was also found to have an... Read more →


TWO WOMEN GANG RAPED BY DOZEN OF BLACK TEENS | cbsnews

Ileana Diaz WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) -- Police in Wilmington are investigating the reported gang rape of two women at a park in Delaware. Police say two women, ages 32 and 24, were reportedly attacked and sexually assaulted by a group of 10 to 12 black male juveniles in Kosciuszko Park at about 6:54 p.m. Thursday. According to police, the suspects, who range in age from 12 to 17-years-old, remain on the loose. The victims were transported to Christiana Hospital for treatment. Wilmington police increased patrols... Read more →


AMERICAN HERO: Staff Sgt. Michael H. Ollis, 24, of Staten Island, N.Y / cnbnews.net

The 10th Mountain Division of the US Army uses bayonets in saltire to represent the Roman numeral X (10) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Staff Sgt. Michael H. Ollis, 24, of Staten Island, N.Y., died Aug. 28, in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device, small arms and indirect fire. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st... Read more →


Obituary: Joseph M. Moser, III, of Gloucester City, age 64/cnbnews.net

On July 14, 2013. Age 64. Of Gloucester City. Survived by his children, Alissa Moser and Joseph Moser (Candice); his grandchildren, MaKendra, DayShaun, Malaysia, Moniya and Joseph; and 2 sisters. At the request of family, funeral services were held privately. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Joseph M. Moser, III. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth St., Gloucester City, NJ. Ph:856-456-1142 Read more →


Another Mayor in Florida Arrested, The Third One This Month

All told, Bateman was paid $3,625 by CHI for his work, although the company had authorized as much as $120,000 in payments for a year of work, according to an arrest affidavit. Bateman was jailed on $21,500 bail but scheduled for release later Wednesday. He is charged with two felonies for accepting illegal compensation as well as several misdemeanors, including unregistered lobbying. His attorney, Ben Kuehne, said Bateman was "shocked by his sudden and unexpected arrest." "He looks forward to his vindication. He has served... Read more →


Honor Your Local Youth Coaches and Student Athletes

The Major League Baseball logo. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) It’s back-to-school season, and for many coaches and young athletes, it’s back to the practice fields too. The Partnership at Drugfree.org, in conjunction with Major League BaseballCharities, again celebrates extraordinary individuals on and off the playing field with the fourth annual Commissioner’s Play Healthy Awards contest. Both organizations are committed to educating families on the risks of steroids and performance-enhancing substances. Our Play Healthy website and Play Healthy Awards are just two examples of how we encourage... Read more →


Obituary: Cheryl A. Weber, formerly of Mount Ephraim, age 49/ cnbnews.net

(November 19, 1963 - August 30, 2013) Cheryl A. Weber (nee Bach), suddenly, on August 30, 2013, formerly of Mt. Ephraim. Age 49. Beloved daughter of the late John J. Bach and Carol A. LaBarth (nee Campbell). Also survived by step father Jack LaBarth. Devoted mother of Ashley Lynne Dorsheimer. Loving sister of Jacqueline Derieux (Tony), John C. Bach and Steven M. Bach (Lisa). Also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and beloved dog Cocco. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the... Read more →


Voorhees Man Pleads Guilty to Distributing Child Porn Online, Other Suspects Arrested

TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman today announced that a Voorhees, N.J., man has pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography online from a massive stash of hardcore photos and videos found in his laptop, including images of children being raped. The man also posted more than a thousand photos he took of two young girls on a foreign website and asked site users to Photoshop the girls into child pornography. Six other men have been arrested as a result of the ongoing investigation.... Read more →


Four members of the Nine Trey Gangsters set of the Bloods street gang plead guilt

August 27, 2013 press release TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced that four members of the Nine Trey Gangsters set of the Bloods street gang pleaded guilty to racketeering, admitting they participated in a murder in Vineland in 2006. The four men were charged in “Operation Nine Connect,” a joint investigation by the New Jersey State Police and the Division of Criminal Justice. The following four defendants each pleaded guilty late Friday afternoon, Aug. 23, to first-degree racketeering before Superior Court Judge... Read more →


Call From An Alert Citizen Helps Police Apprehend Three Burglary Suspects

Gloucester Township Police Media Advisory On 8-28-2013, at approximately 12:49 P.M. the Gloucester Township Police Department (GTPD) received a call from an alert citizen, who indicated that two suspicious people had burglarized a residence and now were running through the woods directly behind the house. The suspicious males then entered a vehicle and began to drive away from the area. The caller was able to provide a vehicle description to the dispatch center, which was broadcasted to the responding patrol units. GTPD officers quickly located... Read more →


The 2013-2014 School Year for Philadelphia Archdiocese Students Begins Sept.4

press release The 2013-2014 school year begins on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 for students who attend the 123 elementary schools, 17 high schools and four schools of special education in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. This academic year begins on the heels of several key announcements including the hiring of Mr. Christopher Mominey as Chief Operating Officer and Secretary of Catholic Education for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, the official designation of 14 Independent Mission Schools and the formation of an Executive Board of Elementary Education. Back-to-School... Read more →


Beck Urges Reform of Public Employees Pension Plans

Red Bank Taxpayers on the Hook Again for Sick Leave Borrowing Senator Jennifer Beck (R-Monmouth) stated the following regarding news that Red Bank taxpayers are on the hook for $326,000 plus interest to fund the unused sick and vacation time of five retiring borough employees. “Senate Republicans will not stop fighting to end taxpayer funded jackpots for retiring local public employees who were fortunate enough to be healthy and accumulate hundreds of unused sick days,” Beck said. “There should be enough votes to end this... Read more →