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September 2013

Woodbury Resident Pleads Guilty to Attempted Murder Charge

press release September 30 WOODUBRY NJ--Acknowledging that he stabbed his then-girlfriend multiple times during an argument on 6/22/11, Jacob Rodriguez (DOB 11/9/76), a Woodbury resident then, pleaded guilty today (9/30) to attempted murder and two counts of endangering the victim’s two young children when he fled after the attack. “You were... Read more →


Father Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Two-Month-Old Daughter

September 30 Francis J. Chrzanowski (DOB 11/5/89), of 2144 Stella St., Philadelphia, pleaded guilty today (9/30) to causing multiple injuries to his two-month-old daughter while he was at his mother’s Williamstown NJ home on 10/24/10. Chrzanowski entered the pleas to second-degree aggravated assault and second-degree endangering the welfare of a child... Read more →


WHAT IS HAPPENING IN PINE HILL?

Fire Prevention Week, Come out & support the PHFD on Tuesday, October 1 from 7pm-9pm Fire Prevention Week is the first week in October. The Pine Hill Fire Department will be hosting the annual Fire Prevention Open House will be held at the Pine Hill Fire Department located at 1109 Erial... Read more →


Mayor Nutter Will Attend West Catholic HS Leadership Event

West Catholic Preparatory High School will host The Honorable Michael A. Nutter, Mayor of Philadelphia, during a student leadership assembly. The mayor will address the student body on the topic of leadership and help hand out pins to West Catholic’s newly installed student leaders. Thursday, October 3, 2013 8:00 a.m. West... Read more →


Archbishop Chaput Keynote Speaker at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary

press release September 30 PHILADELPHIA PA--Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M Cap. will host the final installment of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Year of Faith Lecture Series on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. His presentation is titled Fire Upon the Earth: A Call to Conversion and a New Evangelization. Tuesday, October 1, 2013... Read more →


Christie Signs Legislation Allowing For Easier Access To Services For New Jersey Veterans

press release Trenton, NJ – Building on his record of support for New Jersey’s veterans and their families, Governor Chris Christie today signed legislation requiring the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC), upon submission of satisfactory proof, to indicate a veteran status on a driver’s license or identification card. The legislation... Read more →


THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: Actor Samuel Jackson on Gun Control

The shootings at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn., have stirred up a slew of gun-control sentiment in Hollywood. But an actor who stars in perhaps the most gun-heavy movie of the season says that an abundance of firearms in this country isn't necessarily the problem, and that reducing them isn't... Read more →


Speaker Boehner: The Senate Must Act

press release In this week’s Speaker Alert, we want to give you a brief state-of-play on efforts by Republicans in the House of Representatives to keep the federal government running and stop as much of the president’s health care law as possible. “The House worked late into the night Saturday to... Read more →


CATHOLIC LEAGUE: Petition to Withdraw HHS Mandate/Deadline Today | cnbnews.net

September 30, 2013 Bill Donohue explains why the need for a petition: The Catholic community, led by the bishops, has voiced its objections to the Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate on several occasions. The Obama administration has made "accommodations" and other revisions, but the fundamental problem remains: the HHS mandate... Read more →


DRPA Supports National Effort to Put the Brakes on Motor Vehicle Fatalities

press release September 30 CAMDEN, N.J. – The Delaware River Port Authority once again will join a national effort to promote safe driving and keep roadways free of fatalities for one day: Thursday, Oct. 10. In support of “Put The Brakes On Fatalities Day,” the DRPA will program variable message signs... Read more →


Free Classes for Your Dog /cnbnews.net

GLOUCESTER CITY NJ--If you live in Gloucester City and own a dog or two, Brother of the Wolf, LLC, wants to help you! Located at 700 Market Street, the training school has offered on-going, no-cost training classes since 2010. The latest class, Beginner's Obedience/Puppy Class, is held on Saturdays from 11:00... Read more →


Obama Would Shut Down the Government, But Won’t Negotiate Obamacare Compromise

By Dan Weber President of AMAC He knows the law is flawed, so why doesn’t he ask for help in fixing it - WASHINGTON, Sep 27 – The president is ready to shut down the government rather than compromise on Obamacare, according to Dan Weber, president of the Association of Mature... Read more →


The 2014 Seeing Eye Puppy Calendar is Now Available to Order / cnbnews.net

Thanks to the generous support we received for The Seeing Eye Puppy Calendar Contest, we raised $11,960 during the contest to select the 12 puppy photos to represent each month! Every picture that was entered in the contest will be in the calendar but the top 12 photos will be the... Read more →


Couple Celebrates their Wedding with a Garden Reception in Camden, NJ

press release Saturday, September 28th 2013, – Today, following a ceremony at the Brennan family home, Molly Brennan and Thomas Woltjen celebrated their union with a wedding reception at the Camden Children’s Garden. Molly and Thomas had their hearts set on a wedding reception at the Camden Children’s Garden after their... Read more →


GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT SEEKING FULL-TIME POLICE OFFICERS

The Police Department is currently ACCEPTING resumes for full-time police officers. All applicants must meet these minimum requirements. Full PTC or SLEO II waiverable certification preferred. Please email resumes to: apps@gtpd.org or Drop them off at police headquarters located at: 300 E. Jimmie Leeds Rd. Galloway, NJ 08205 Resume Deadline: October... Read more →


October Events - Veteran, Military, First Responder - Patriot Connections

10/05/2013 3rd Annual NJVVM Ride - Legion Riders & friends THE AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS OF NEW JERSEY 3nd ANNUAL NEW JERSEY VIETNAM VETERANS’ MEMORIAL RIDE To support the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial and Vietnam Era Museum (15th Anniversary) (Rain or Shine) Everyone Invited: $15 per person – Register Now at... Read more →


Three Alarm Fire In Gloucester City NJ / FOX 29

CNBNews UPDATE/ 12:30pm photo credit cnbnews.net GLOUCESTER CITY NJ--Two homes in the 300 block of North Broadway were damaged by fire Monday morning. The fire started shortly before 8am inside 318 North Broadway and spread to the adjoining home at 316 North Broadway. According to Gloucester City Fire Chief Brian Hagan... Read more →


Offense just as much to blame as defense in Eagles loss to Broncos /NJ.com

Eliot Shorr-Parks/NJ.com September 29, 2013 at 8:28:12 PM EDT It was a shoot-out just like everyone expected. Unfortunately for the Eagles, the Broncos did most of the shooting. "The key for us was to keep us in the game offensively," Chip Kelly said after the game. "We didn't do that." The... Read more →


NFL Week 4: Quick Reactions to the Early Games

September 29,2013 Four weeks into the season the NFL has been split into the haves and have-nots. There were four undefeated teams—a couple of which that have looked absolutely terrifying. On the other end of the spectrum there were still five win-less teams heading into Week 4 of NFL football. And... Read more →


BOBCAT, RIVER OTTER MANAGEMENT PLANS AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

Public has 60 days to submit comments to Game Commission. Two wildlife-management plans drafted recently by the Pennsylvania Game Commission have been made available for public review. Plans for managing river otter and bobcat populations in Pennsylvania can be found on the Game Commission’s website,www.pgc.state.pa.us. Those going to the website can... Read more →


Andrews Announces $1.4 Million DOJ Grant to Reduce Violent Crime in Camden

Haddon Heights N.J. – Monday, Congressman Andrews announced that a $1,400,000 federal grant has been awarded to the City of Camden to reduce youth violence and gang crime. Congressman Andrews strongly advocated in favor of the funding to maximize resources that combat the persistent problem of crime in Camden. According to... Read more →


The Best Obamacare Video You'll Ever Watch Ever

Remy Munasifi from the libertarian website Reason has an incredibly hilarious video entry for a $30,000 Obamacare video contest. You just have to see it. Unless you’re a Redskins fan. Or a Miley Cyrus fan. Actually just watch it already. Read more →


Donnelly Announces 34 Towns To Share In 4th Round of Municipal Park Funds

press release September 27,2013 Burlington County Freeholder Director Joe Donnelly announced today the fourth round of local grants under the Municipal Park Development Assistance Program, awarding a total $4.7 million to 34 towns. “Our goal is to make it possible for towns to achieve their local recreational objectives during a time... Read more →


“DO AC SMOKIN’ HOT BBQ COMPETITION” BRINGS THE HEAT OCTOBER 5 & 6

press release September 27, 2013 World Class BBQ from the Country’s Best Pitmasters Along with the East Coast’s Largest Rodeo Mosey Into Atlantic City for a BBQ & Broncos Weekend ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (September 30, 2013) – Over 80 famous pitmasters and cook teams from across the U.S. will gather in... Read more →


Is The Pope Progressive? /NEWSWORKS

September 23, 2013 Pope Francis poses for a photo after a meeting with youths in downtown Cagliari, Italy, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. Francis denounced what he called big business's idolatry of money over man as he traveled Sunday to one of Italy's poorest regions to offer hope to the unemployed and... Read more →


Suspects Arrested Carrying Loaded Handgun, Illegal Drugs and Brass Knuckles | cnbnews.net

press release September 27,2013 (Camden, NJ) – Officers on directed patrol in Waterfront South Thursday night arrested three suspects, including one in possession of a loaded handgun and another in possession of drugs and illegal brass knuckles. Officers Troy Redd, Allen Williams and Scott Breland were patrolling on the 400 block... Read more →


Latest News from the Borough of Palmyra

New 32-gallon and 64-gallon trash carts have arrived! Distribution scheduled to begin Friday, October 4th. If you previously ordered one you’re on the list! Senior citizens, disabled veterans and residents of the Riverfront are eligible for the new smaller 32-gallon carts. To order please call (856) 829-8215. REMINDER: Please observe our... Read more →


Washington Police K-9 Stabbed by Suspect

By Steve Hunter The Kent Reporter KENT, Wash. — A man stabbed and injured a Kent Police dog during an assistance response to a Des Moines Police assault case. A K-9 officer and his German shepherd partner Kato were requested to respond to Des Moines to assist in attempting to locate... Read more →


Penns Grove too Strong for Gloucester Catholic, Final 36-0 / MaxPreps

September 28,2013 GLOUCESTER CITY, N.J. - Penns Grove (Carneys Point, N.J.) put an additional eight points on the board on top of its 28-point lead going into the fourth quarter to beat out Gloucester Catholic (Gloucester City, N.J.) 36-0. The score was knotted at zero heading into the half. The Red... Read more →


TAXPAYERS FOR COMMON SENSE: Shutdown Showdown

Volume XVIII No. 39: September 27, 2013 Like two gunfighters at the OK corral, House Republicans and Senate Democrats are in the final stages of the shootout over the government shutdown. And taxpayers and the economy are caught in the crossfire. The fiscal year ends midnight on Monday, and absent new... Read more →


Why My Son Ryan Ferguson Should Be Granted A New Trial / cnbnews.net

By Bill Ferguson / Oswego, Illinois My son Ryan Ferguson was convicted in 2005 for the 2001 murder of Columbia Daily Tribune sports editor Kent Heitholt. Ryan was convicted solely on the testimony of two witnesses. Both of those witnesses have since given written affidavits that their testimonies during the original... Read more →


3 Yrs NJSP in woman’s Newfield burglary

press release September 27, 2013 Honesty Keener (DOB 2/27/76), formerly of Hazel Ave., Newfield NJ, was sentenced today (9/27) to three years in New Jersey state prison after her conviction for breaking into a neighbor’s home 4/28/11 and threatening to rub open sores she claimed were contagious on the neighbor’s adult... Read more →


What to watch in Week 4: Eagles / FOX SPORTS

McCoy is having a banner season but could be a victim of overuse. Joel Beall The FOX NFL Game of the Week features thePhiladelphia Eaglesflocking to the Rocky Mountains to take on theDenver Broncos. Highlighting two high-octane offenses, let’s get the lowdown on each team’s subplots heading into this Mile High... Read more →


PHILADELPHIA: 2013 Whiskey Festival

Join Philadelphia magazine and Fine Wine & Good Spirits for the 2013 Philadelphia Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival. October 24, 2013 VIP | 5:00PM GA | 6:30PM Lincoln Financial Field Guests will be able to: Try a wide collection of spirits (over 270!) from around the world including: whiskey, scotch, malts,... Read more →


Latest News from Gloucester Catholic High School

press release September 26, 2013 Class of 1963 to Hold 50th Anniversary Reunion on October 4, 2013 MOUNT LAUREL -- The Gloucester Catholic High School Class of 1963 will be holding its 50th year reunion on Friday, October 4th 2013, 6 to 11 p.m., at The Doubletree Hotel in Mount Laurel,... Read more →


Rutgers Senior J.J. Moore Granted NCAA Waiver

English: The logo is from the http://identity.rutgers.edu/identity_manual.pdf website.Rutgers University (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release PISCATAWAY, N.J. (September 26, 2013) – The NCAA has granted a legislative relief waiver for Rutgers University senior forward Johnathan (J.J.) Moore (Brentwood, N.Y.) to be able to compete immediately in 2013-14. “I would like to thank... Read more →


Join AFP for a Special Anti-ObamaCareCall Center Day, Tuesday

Let's Expose Trenton's ObamaCare-Supporting Legislators! Did you see President Obama's appalling remarks about defunding ObamaCare last weekend? President Obama and his acolytes continue to demagogue the health care issue and evade the devastating consequences their health care takeover is having on the American people. The fact of the matter is ObamaCare's... Read more →


Catholic Charities' Ready Vet Go' meets needs of low income Vets

press release In his Camden apartment, 76-year-old Antonio Correa waits for his wife and daughters.Maria Elena Hernandez, his wife, and his daughters Orlehenyz and Mary Quermi are living in Panama until the day enough money can be raised for one-way plane tickets, and the family can be reunited in Camden. An... Read more →


Atlantic 10 Releases 2013-14 Women's Basketball Schedule

September 26, 2013 2013-14 Women's Basketball Schedule PHILADELPHIA - The Atlantic 10 Conference has announced the complete schedule for the 2013-14 women's basketball season. La Salle will play a 16-game league slate beginning on January 2. The Explorers will face four opponents twice in a home-and-away series, including city rival Saint... Read more →


Pet Tip of the Week: Unsafe Foods for Fido (cnbnews.net)

by Dawn Watson (cnbnews.net) Around any holiday I like to remind readers about the dangers of over-feeding their pets, and to remind you about the list of “no-no” ingredients that can make your dog sick. When families gather, Fido has the opportunity to beg for food. While a once-in-awhile treat is... Read more →


Fall Trout Stocking Moved Up One Week and Begins Tuesday

English: Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Source: WO-ART-53-CDKnepp1 Downloaded from: http://images.fws.gov/default.cfm?fuseaction=records.display&CFID=5693962&CFTOKEN=49444300&id=222E087C%2D0B40%2D4C1C%2D8A6202F85D2BC7B3 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release The NJDEP's Division of Fish and Wildlife has moved up its Fall Trout Stocking Program by one week. The fall stocking will now begin Tuesday, Oct. 1 and conclude on Wednesday, Oct. 9. The stocking schedule... Read more →


THE NEW PENN'S LANDING

PHILADELPHIA PA--The Master Plan for the Central Delaware River waterfront proposed a new vision for Penn’s Landing: a spacious green park, sloping gently towards the river, connecting Chestnut and Walnut Streets from Front Street, over I-95, and across Columbus Blvd. DRWC is now moving the conceptual plan to the next phase!... Read more →


Mosaic Society of Philadelphia Kicks Off Juried Exhibit October 11

The recently formed Mosaic Society of Philadelphia (MSoP) kicks off its juried exhibit, Parts of a Whole, in the Henry Gallery at Penn State Great Valley on Friday, October 11 with an opening reception from 6 – 8 p.m. Thirty-eight pieces by a group of diverse and talented mosaic artists are... Read more →


Rowan over Montclair 7-0, Marcelin ran the ball 18 times for 148 yards

Press release September 27,2013 GLASSBORO, NJ – A 64-yard touchdown run on the third play from scrimmage by running back Withler Marcelin (so. Ocean Twp., NJ/Ocean Twp.) was the only scoring in Rowan University's 7-0 win over Montclair State University. Tonight was the New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) opener for both... Read more →


AMERICAN HERO: Staff Sgt. Thomas A. Baysore, Jr., 31, of Milton, Pa

DOD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Staff Sgt. Thomas A. Baysore, Jr., 31, of Milton, Pa., died Sept. 26, in Paktya Province, Afghanistan, from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire during... Read more →


Clementon NJ man pleads to sex with girl, age 14

Hector M. Cruz (DOB 10/5/89), of Gibbsboro Rd, Clementon pleaded guilty today (9/27) to sexual assault against the 14 year-old daughter of a former Glassboro girlfriend in July 2012. “I had sex with her,” Cruz said when questioned by his attorney before Superior Court Judge Kevin Smith. “I didn’t know her... Read more →


Friday's Update on Progress at Dietz and Watson Cleanup Site

press release September 27, 2013 By FREEHOLDER DIRECTOR JOE DONNELLY Today was another day of major progress at the Dietz & Watson cleanup site in Delanco. With all 35 million pounds of product removed and disposed of, crews were able to concentrate on demolition efforts. This afternoon the super structure, including... Read more →


NFL Kelly, Eagles wobble into Denver | FOX SPORTS

Updated Sep 27, 2013 12:17 PM ET Something is wrong with this picture. We’re one month into the season andChip Kelly has yet to be named NFL Coach of the Year. Wasn’t he supposed to have revolutionized the game by now? In a sensible world, no. We would have given the... Read more →


Poll: What is your reaction to N.J. judge legalizing gay marriage?

Brent Johnson/The Star-Ledger September 27, 2013 3:30:00 PM EDT TRENTON — Do you agree with a state judge's ruling today legalizing same-sex marriage in New Jersey? Superior Court Judge Mary Jacobson granted an emergency request by six same-sex couples and ordered state officials to begin performing gay marriages on Oct. 21.... Read more →


Haddon Township Block Party

will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28th! Crystal Lake Ave. & W. Park Blvd. Saturday, September 28th, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Rain Date is Sunday, September 29th! Featuring... Amusement Rides for all Ages Car Show Beer Garden Arts & Crafts Food Court featuring local Haddon Twp. Restaurants Performances by... Read more →