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October 2013

Vigil for Louis Sweet to be held Nov. 2

Burlington County Prosecutors Office This information is being sent on behalf of the family of Louis Sweet, who was shot and killed outside of his Pemberton Township home on September 24, 2013. The family has organized a candlelight vigil that will be held this Saturday, Nov. 2 from 5 p.m. to... Read more →


The Pen vs. The Gloucester City Democrat Party Machine | PART TWO: Jump to the Present....

UPDATED OCTOBER 29, 2013 AT 8PM “Behind the ostensible government sits enthroned an invisible government owing no allegiance and acknowledging no responsibility to the people.” ~Theodore Roosevelt Blame The GCDPM.....NO ONE ELSE IS RESPONSIBLE BY WILLIAM E. CLEARY SR. CNBNews.net GLOUCESTER CITY NJ--Some members of the Gloucester City Democrat Club image... Read more →


The Pen vs. The Gloucester City Democrat Party Machine | PART ONE : When It Began

INTRODUCTION image credit/cnbnews.net “A small change can make a big difference. You are the only one who can make our world a better place to inhabit. So, don’t be afraid to take a stand .” ― Ankita Singha GLOUCESTER CITY NEW JERSEY- - Leaders of the Gloucester City Democrat Party Machine... Read more →


CNBNEWS ARCHIVES: SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT

PUBLISHED NOVEMBER 6, 1986 Gloucester City News By William E. Cleary Sr. Publisher and Editor Now that the November 4th election is over there is a need to correct certain accusations that were made by the Gloucester City Democrat Club against this newspaper and its owners. The political propaganda that was... Read more →


ATTENTION GLOUCESTER CITY RESIDENTS!!! YOU NEED TO SPEAK OUT, GET INVOLVED

CNBNews POINT OF VIEW By William E. Cleary Sr. CNBNews.net GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ-- According to a good source the new target date for the projected groundbreaking for Otts on the Waterfront Restaurant, is May or June 2014. If construction does start at that time the projected ribbon cutting ceremony would be... Read more →


GLOUCESTER BASKETBALL LEAGUE 2013-2014 SIGN UPS

SIGN UPS FOR THE GLOUCESTER BASKETBALL LEAGUE WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE FOLLOWING DATES: FRIDAYNOVEMBER 15...6-8PM SATURDAYNOVEMBER 16...6-8PM SUNDAYNOVEMBER 17...6-8PM MONDAYNOVEMBER 18...6-8PM WEDNESDAYNOVEMBER 20...6-8PM THURSDAYNOVEMBER 21...6-8PM FRIDAYNOVEMBER 22...6-8PM FINAL SIGNUPS ALL SIGNUPS ARE AT THE GLOUCESTER CITY P.A.L. BUILDING ON BROWN STREET AT SOMERSET. ALL PLAYERS MUST BE SIGNED UP BY... Read more →


RUTGERS STUDY: OVERWHELMING MAJORITY OF NEW JERSEYANS SUPPORT PAID SICK DAYS

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – As New Jersey’s policymakers consider establishing a minimum standard for paid sick days, the Center for Women and Work (CWW) at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey has released an issue brief on the subject that finds an overwhelming majority (83 percent) of state residents of... Read more →


CHRISTIE'S COATTAILS UNLIKELY TO HELP GOP WIN NEW JERSEY STATEHOUSE

By Mark Lagerkvist | New Jersey Watchdog A blowout win by Gov. Chris Christie in next week’s election might be great for his presidential ambitions in 2016. AP file photo ANY COATTAILS: Does New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie have enough swing to pull in Republican majorities in the state House and... Read more →


Sweeney made $227,443 in 2012 (Ironworkers Local 399) & $65,333 as Senate Pres.t

Dr. Murray Sabin writes: Can Senate President Steve Sweeney collect payments from a labor union for “political activities and lobbying”, while a member of the Legislature? It would appear to me to be an existential conflict of interest. Here is a synopsis of the situation. As Senate President, Steve Sweeney is... Read more →


VIDEO: Runnemede NEW JERSEY HALLOWEEN BASH | cnbnews.net

From time to time we try to capture the events around our township to share with the community. Halloween we stopped by Runnemede's Halloween Event and figured we make a nice memorable highlight . Enjoy. Rob/CINESTYLE MEDIA GROUP Related articles Saint Teresa Regional School: "Principal for a Day" | cnbnews Runnemede:... Read more →


Burlco Sheriff Stanfield To Offer Free “Share the Keys” Program

Presentation Designed to Reduce Teen Driver Crashes Burlington County Sheriff Jean E. Stanfield announced today that she will be partnering with Lumberton Township Police Department to offer a free presentation designed to reduce teen driver crashes by increasing parental involvement, called, "Share the Keys" on Saturday, November 2nd from 1 pm... Read more →


Margie Love for Gloucester County Freeholder Board

press release October 29,2013 Margie Love, (photo) who is running as a Republican for the Gloucester County Freeholder Board, released the following statement today explaining her qualifications for the position, along with a list of reasons on why she wants to serve on the Board. A similar statement from Ed Selb,... Read more →


Short-Term Plans Can Skirt Health Law Requirements

By Michelle Andrews OCT 28, 2013 What a difference a day makes. Consumers who buy a health insurance policy good for only 364 days might save hundreds of dollars in premiums, but they could also find themselves without important benefits and charged a penalty for not having insurance next year. Under... Read more →


Pet Tip of the Week: Last One on cnbnews.net

by Dawn Watson (cnbnews.net) I just finished reading Bill Cleary's farewell article. I'm so sad; Bill is a personal friend of mine and I will miss his blog very much. Bill reached out to me when I first moved to Gloucester City, 3 years ago. He came to the ribbon cutting... Read more →


BIG GAME BOOSTS SUPPORT FOR STUDENTS

By Raymond Rolak DETROIT-- The Coaches for Kids Maize 'N' Green Tailgate party benefitting VIP Mentoring had former Wolverine and Spartan football players mingling at Ford Field. Also, veteran and storied coaches Lloyd Carr and George Perles regaled with humorous anecdotes while alumni from both schools ramped up for the big... Read more →


Autism and Language Impairment Genetically Linked

Rutgers scientists also find strong evidence of a genetic connection in areas of social skills and repetitive behaviors Wednesday, October 30, 2013 By Robin Lally Courtesy of Ana Santini (left to right) Christian, Carlos, Corey and Lorenzo Miodus-Santini. Christian has specific learning impairment while Lorenzo is classified as autistic. Lorenzo Miodus-Santini... Read more →


PENNSYLVANIA TURKEY HUNTERS ADVISED OF SEASON CHANGES

Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) and eight Chicks (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Fall season begins Nov. 2 in most parts of state, season lengths vary by WMU. Turkey hunters preparing to head afield during Pennsylvania’s annual fall season are urged to review the opening and closing dates that apply within the Wildlife Management... Read more →


SPORTSMEN'S RALLY Sunday, November 3

NJOA PRESS RELEASE "Attending the sportsmen's rally may well be the single thing sportsmen and sportswomen can do to secure the future of fishing, hunting, trapping, and natural resource conservation for generations to come." Anthony Mauro, Chairman, NJOA We've witnessed it for stretches that last decades, people in political power that... Read more →


Nearly 1 Million New Jerseyans Will See Cuts to Food Assistance This Week

English: Logo of the . (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release October 30,2013 Expiration of Benefit Boost Comes as Congress Debates Even Deeper Cuts to Vital Food Program Beginning Friday, nearly 1 million New Jerseyans will see their food assistance benefits cut, when a temporary boost to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program... Read more →


Gloucester City PD Crime Report October 21st through October 28th

CRIME REPORT October 21st. – October 28th. 10/21/13 (3:25 pm) A resident of the 1100 block of Market Street reported sometime during the day, unknown person(s) entered her residence through an unlocked first floor window and stole a lap top computer and jewelry. 10/22/13 (10:09 am) A vacant residence in the... Read more →


Prosser Receives Seven Year Prison Sentence for Baseball Bat Assault

press release WOODBURY NJ--Brandon M. Prosser (DOB 1/15/92), of 522 Wesley Ave., National Park pleaded guilty today (10/29) to second-degree aggravated assault, acknowledging that he used an aluminum baseball bat to strike the head of a 52-year-old man sleeping on a sofa in the defendant’s home on 6/18/09. At the time,... Read more →


Paulsboro teacher in luring, misconduct trial

Press release October 30, 2013 Suspended Paulsboro High School biology teacher Michael Furey (DOB 12/2/63), of West Deptford NJ was found guilty today (10/29) of official misconduct and luring, specifically by pretending to be a boy on the Myspace social networking service in an effort to have a sexual encounter with... Read more →


Marijuana convictions could bring extended term

press release October 301, 2013 WOODBURY NJ--As a result of a prior narcotics conviction, Marquis C. Moody (DOB 6/24/84), of 476 Deptford Ave., Deptford NJ faces an extended prison term following his conviction today (10/30) on charges of third-degree possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and fourth-degree possession of more... Read more →


Camden County PD Seeking Info on Armed Robbers

Press release October 30, 2013 (Camden, NJ) – The Camden County Police Department is seeking information on two masked men who robbed an East Camden bakery Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 1:33 p.m., two suspects walked into Lynn’s Bakery at 3504 Federal St. Each suspect brandished a black handgun which they pointed... Read more →


MAN INDICTED FOR ROBBING, KILLING WILLINGBORO GAS STATION ATTENDANT

Zedrick T. Johnson also indicted for robbing a convenient store a day later MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. - Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi announced today that a Willingboro man has been indicted for killing an attendant during a robbery at the Lukoil gas station on Route 130 north in Willingboro on... Read more →


Move to November Elections Continues; Candidate Rate Remains Level

NJSB press release Trenton, Oct. 29 -- Voters headed to the polls next week will choose new school board candidates in 501 New Jersey school districts, as the total number of New Jersey districts opting for November school board elections continues to increase, the New Jersey School Boards Association reported today.... Read more →


MAGNIFICAT DAY 2013

ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA AND THE MAGNIFICAT FOUNDATION TO HOST MAGNIFICAT DAY 2013 The Archdiocese of Philadelphia, in collaboration with the Magnificat Foundation, is pleased to host Magnificat Day, a unique gathering for liturgical prayer, music, inspirational talks and reflection. Saturday, November 9th, 2013 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Pennsylvania Convention Center... Read more →


NORCROSS GROUP OFFERS TO BUY OUT MINORITY OWNERS OF INKY | NEWSWORKS

Katz rejects buyout offer, open to outside management of Inquirer 'Lion and Leopard' charts 19th century artistic clash centered at PAFA Audio timeline of NBC10 coverage Dave Davies ddavies@whyy.org The battle over the future of the Philadelphia Inquirer has taken an interesting turn, with co- owner George Norcross and his allies... Read more →


ELK SHOT ILLEGALLY, REWARD OFFERED

press release October 29, 2013 Groups combine to pledge $3,800 for information leading to conviction in Elk County. A reward is being offered in relation to a bull elk that was shot illegally earlier this month. The 5- by 5-point bull was found injured and hiding in a patch of goldenrod... Read more →


Bank Robbery at the Susquehanna Patriot Bank

MEDIA RELEASE 2013- 13249 BANK ROBBERY 10/30/2013 MOORESTOWN NJ--Moorestown Police were dispatched to the report of a Bank Robbery at the Susquehanna Patriot Bank, 501 S. Lenola Rd. on 10/30/13 at 11:34 am. While enroute, responding officers were advised that a lone white male wearing a light gray baseball type hat... Read more →


MV death, burglary sentences ruled not excessive

press release October 30, 2013 A Woodbury NJ man’s six- year New Jersey state prison sentence in a 2011 vehicular homicide and a Wrightstown NJ man’s five- year NJSP term for a series of Greenwich Township burglaries between May and July 2011 were both found to be not excessive by a... Read more →


Palmyra Halloween 2013!

It may be "More than Just a Parade!", but the Parade is tonight! The Halloween Parade begins at 7:00 PM. The Parade Route begins in Riverton on Howard St., to right on Broad St. and into Palmyra, then crosses over the tracks at Park Avenue to enter Legion Field. Prizes will... Read more →


Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding, Recovery Effort Continues

By David Vergun Army News Service WASHINGTON, Oct. 29, 2013 - Hurricane Sandy stormed ashore in Brigantine, N.J., on Oct. 29, 2012. Soldiers with the 28th Military Police Company, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, prepare to depart from Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa., Nov. 4, 2012, to support Hurricane Sandy relief efforts in... Read more →


NJDOT to reconfigure a section of Route 168 in Mount Ephraim and Haddon Heights

(Trenton) – NJDOT today announced plans to implement a permanent new striping pattern along Route 168 from north of Interstate 295 (milepost 7.5) to Merchant Street (milepost 8.6) which is designed to improve safety and mobility for all users of the road while relieving vehicular congestion in Mount Ephraim and Haddon... Read more →


All The News That's Not Fit To Print

By John Reynolds/Diary of a Madman I emailed this to the editors of a few of our local newspapers that come out with a print editions a couple of weeks ago to try and prod them into taking a critical look at our local candidates in order to help the electorate... Read more →


PREVENTION FIRST AND ACTAVIS, INC. TEAM UP

TO PROMOTE PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION IN NEW JERSEY Ocean Township, NJ, October 28, 2013- On Wednesday, November 6, 2013, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Prevention First will be hosting a dinner, free to local physicians and their staff members, at the Sheraton Eatontown Hotel on Route 35 in Eatontown, NJ.The... Read more →


HOME COUNTRY: The Diamond W Ranch

BY Slim Randles CNBNews.net I was invited recently to join Bob Milford, manager of the prestigious Diamond W Ranch, on a drive-around tour of the place. It’s a huge, private ranch, with tiny ex-logging roads winding around through 13,000 acres of pine trees and rocks. A real paradise. But I was... Read more →


Former Congressman Richard G. Renzi Sentenced for Extortion and Bribery

Rick Renzi (Photo credit: Wikipedia) in Illegal Federal Land Swap Former U.S. Congressman Rick Renzi was sentenced today to serve 36 months in prison following his June conviction by a federal jury in Tucson, Ariz., for extortion, bribery, insurance fraud, money laundering and racketeering. Renzi’s co-defendant, James Sandlin, was also sentenced... Read more →


Mike Friedman for Voorhees Township Committee

MIKE FRIEDMAN VOLUNTEER PUSH Saturday, November 2nd, 10:30AM Tom Booth's Law Office (Evesham Rd in Voorhees) Lunch will be provided Mike Friedman's campaign for Voorhees Township Committee is in its final days and he needs your help to get across the finish line. It will be a great day for Voorhees... Read more →


MOTORISTS URGED TO BE CAUTIOUS FOR DEER ON ROADS

NJ DOT Encourages Motorists to Report Trouble Spots TRENTON - The Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife is urging motorists to be alert for white-tailed deer on roads across the state with the arrival of the fall breeding season, especially during morning and evening commutes when visibility may... Read more →


What would you do? Mom takes bullying into her own hands

Cherie Darby/NJ.com Community Manager October 29, 2013 at 11:32:48 AM EDT A Toms River mom, received two years probation for boarding a school bus and striking students who allegedly bullied her daughter. Rebecca Sardoni, the 29-year-old mom pleaded guilty to one count of fourth-degree criminal trespass, harassment and simple assault last... Read more →


PHILADELPHIA PA: High-priced talent gathers for court battle over Marimow firing

A BLOG BY DAVE DAVIES NEWSWORKS OCTOBER 22, 2013 Strange days. I'm sitting in a city hall courtroom to witness the official gathering of combatants in the crossfire lawsuits over the sudden firing two weeks ago of Philadelphia Inquirer editor Bill Marimow. It's a dispute that could leave the paper in... Read more →


Former Assemblyman Albert Coutinho Sentenced for Stealing Funds from Charitable Foundation

TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced that former New Jersey Assemblyman Albert Coutinho was sentenced today for stealing funds from his family’s charitable foundation and filing false financial disclosure forms with the Legislature.Coutinho, 44, of Newark, was sentenced to three years of probation by Superior Court Judge Gerald... Read more →


ROADWORK ON WASHINGTON STREET AND KING STREET TO BEGIN OCTOBER 30

press release The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders have announced a road resurfacing project to begin in Hainesport and Mount Holly Townships. Resurfacing of a 0.7-mile portion of Washington Street (County Route 537) and a 0.1- mile portion of King Street (County Route 691) is expected to begin this Wednesday,... Read more →


TCNJ football alums featured tonight on NFL Network

press release October 29, 2013 Ewing, NJ… Three football alums from The College of New Jersey will be featured this evening on the ‘NFL Network’ with regard to their experiences of Hurricane Sandy and how football has played a role in community recovery. At 10:30 p.m. tonight, “NFL Films Presents” is... Read more →


Latest Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted Report Released

10/28/13 A Florida detective was shot and killed while investigating a residence believed to house a meth lab. An Arizona deputy sheriff lost his life responding to a burglary alarm at a business. A Washington state park ranger was shot and killed after she attempted to conduct a traffic stop. These... Read more →