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June 2014

Obituary: Joseph Angelucci, III of Wenonah, formerly of Woodbury, age 42

Joseph Angelucci, III, on June 28, 2014, of Wenonah, formerly of Woodbury. Age 42. Beloved son of Joseph Jr. and Rose Marie (nee Cavaliere). Dear brother of Jennifer DeCecco and her husband Adam. Devoted uncle of Adam and Alec DeCecco. Loving nephew of John, Anthony and Thomas Angelucci and Rita Calabrese. Also survived by many... Read more →

Obituary: Frank A. Wood, of Brooklawn, age 61

WOOD FRANK A. Brooklawn, NJ. On June 26, 2014, Frank passed away peacefully with the love of his life beside him at the age of 61. He was born in Gloucester City on August 10, 1952. He is the beloved husband of Tommie Darlene (nee Allen), loving father of Hannah Young and dear brother of... Read more →

Funeral Services Wednesday for Mrs. Elizabeth A. Settar, Longtime Resident of Gloucester City

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 AM on Wednesday, July 2, at Saint Mary's Church, Monmouth and Atlantic Streets for Mrs. Elizabeth A. Settar (nee Myers), a longtime resident of Gloucester City, NJ. Mrs. Settar passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at the age of 89. Loving wife of the... Read more →

21 Jewelers Accused of Violating “Cash for Gold” Consumer Protection Laws

AVENEL – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs and its Office of Weights and Measures today announced the results of a crackdown on “cash-for-gold” shops resulting in 936 civil citations for alleged violations of State consumer protection laws at 21 jewelry stores across northern and central New Jersey. The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, Middlesex... Read more →

Philadelphia Jury Awards $55.3 Million to Quadriplegic

1994-2001 Acura Integra photographed in USA. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) PHILADELPHIA, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A jury has awarded a record-setting $55.3 million to a man who became a quadriplegic after his 1999 Acura Integra, which is manufactured by the Honda Motor Company, rolled over and his seatbelt failed to prevent his head from striking... Read more →

"Big John" Czuba, of West Deptford, Outdoorsman, Jack of all Trades

John J. Czuba “Big John”, age 46, of West Deptford, NJ, was suddenly called to heaven on June 26, 2014. Big John was a diligent craftsman and dedicated family man who did anything he possibly could to provide for his family. John was a true outdoorsman who enjoyed the peace of nature while hunting and... Read more →

South Jersey Business Scene: Should you say yes to rental car insurance?

It depends, says PIANJ Trenton, NJ – Whether you buy coverage from a rental agency or use your own car insurance coverage, it's wise to make certain you have enough insurance to pay for costly repairs if you suffer an accident in a rental car, says the Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey. "When renting... Read more →


UPDATE: Peter Feuerherd, spokesman for the Camden Diocese said today (June 30, 2014)in a response to the questions we asked him about the sale of the building on June 23, that the Diocese of Camden does not own the Gloucester Catholic Boys Annex building. "St. Mary’s Parish owns that building," said Feuerherd. We contacted Monsignor... Read more →

Tiger Stick ®, Sports/Baseball Bat Wax Launches Custom Co-Branded Program

PR Newswire logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) June 28, 2014 LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Stick ®, the well known sports grip brand is known for its distinctive tiger logo and its solid reputation in the marketplace. The wax-based stick has become a staple item among MLB teams who buy on a regular... Read more →

PHC to Present $50,000 Check to the Scranton Neighborhood Park Collaborative

PHILADELPHIA, June 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Humanities Council will present a$50,000 Civic Engagement Grant Award check to the Scranton Neighborhood Park Collaborative on Wednesday, July 2, at 10 a.m. in Jackson Park, located at 1304 Jackson Street in West Scranton. Led by the Scranton Area Foundation, the Collaborative, composed of 6 local non-profits, is... Read more →

CNBNEWS Hunting & Fishing Info: State of Pennsylvania 2014-15 Hunting Seasons

Image source http://funny-pictures.picphotos.net source http://www.portal.state.pa.us These are the seasons and bag limits for most hunting and trapping seasons from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015. Downloadable Calendar of PA Hunting & Trapping Seasons SQUIRRELS, Red, Gray, Black and Fox (Combined): Special season for eligible junior hunters, with or without required license, and mentored youth... Read more →

Insurance Fraud Sweep, 10 Suspects Arrested

June 27, 2014 OAG arrests 10 in Western Pa. insurance fraud sweep; several for illegal diversion of prescription drugs Timothy Campbell Ryan Blumling Lucas McCormick Melissa Bock Brenhan Skrak Anthony Griffith Thomas Huth Shante Reed Matthew Masciarelli HARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced agents from the Insurance Fraud Section arrested and charged... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight: NJ Students Attending U. of Memphis, Marymount, FIT, Keystone, Becker

Joshua Grabert Named to Dean's List at University of Memphis MEMPHIS, TN (06/27/2014)(readMedia)-- Joshua Grabert of Waterford Works, New Jersey, was named to the Dean's List at the University of Memphis for the spring 2014 semester. The Dean's List is composed of students who have earned 12 or more hours in either the fall or... Read more →

Commentary: US cheated Death and got away with it

\ } Related articles Teen Jumps To Her Death After Getting Caught Cheating On Exam Catastrophe averted: How UK nuke sub crew cheated death Commentary: Texas test cheating is not an isolated case, it's part of a nationwide school scandal Fun at the pond Read more →

Obituary : Guadalupe Salazar of Bellmawr age 88

Guadalupe Salazar “Sal” on June 28, 2014, of Bellmawr, age 88. Beloved husband of the late Eva (nee Roop). Loving father of Linda Hollingworth and step-father of Sandra Storey. Devoted grandfather of Heather Wenger and step-grandfather of Dawn Chiarulli, Jimmy Chiarulli and the late Jason Chiarulli. Sal is also survived by many siblings, nieces and... Read more →

Obituary: Robert W. McIntyre of Bellmawr, age 91

Robert W. McIntyre, on June 27, 2014, of Bellmawr. Age 91. Beloved husband of the late Alice. Dear nephew of Hazel Wine of Moorestown. Loving cousin of Judy LoPresti (Dr. Philip) of Mt. Laurel and Sherry Wine of Atco. Devoted brother-in-law of Mae Madajewski of Haddon Township and Helen Verratti of Cherry Hill. Also survived... Read more →

Bill1750 Would Ban Practice of Processing and Transporting Dogs & Cats for Human Consumption

PHILADELPHIA, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Yuri" the Jindo (pictured) was rescued along with her sisters from a warehouse on Orthodox Street in Philadelphia. They were raised and intended to be slaughtered for their meat. As shocking as it is to Pennsylvania residents, killing a dog or cat for the purpose of human consumption is... Read more →


Cover of Rob Van Winkle WASHINGTON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Geographic Channel today announced it will kick off July Fourth weekend with the ultimate '90s #TBT ("Throw Back Thursday") party. Hosted by Vanilla Ice aka Robert Van Winkle, the all-day event will take place Thursday, July 3, at The Sloppy Tuna in Montauk,... Read more →

Philly violent crime rate below first half of '13 — NewsWorks

PHILADELPHIA PA--Philadelphia garnered national attention last year when the number of homicides in the city dropped to a 46-year low, and all other violent crimes fell along with it. As the first half of this year draws to a close, that trend is continuing. Police reported 7,174 violent crimes from Jan. 1 to June 22,... Read more →

CNBNews Hunting and Fishing : Locations of Pennsylvania's Public Shooting Ranges

Pennsylvania Game Commission patch (Photo credit: Wikipedia) source http://www.portal.state.pa.us PENNSYLVANIA--For your shooting enjoyment and to make you a better hunter, the Game Commission maintains public shooting ranges across the state. Those who shoot firearms at one of the Pennsylvania Game Commission's state game lands public shooting ranges must possess and carry with them either an... Read more →

Commentary: Extinguish the Ex-Im Bank

Volume XIX No.26: June 27, 2014 TAXPAYERS FOR COMMON SENSE--With the August recess looming, Congress is quickly running out of time to knock a few items off its to-do list. But when it comes to dealing with the September expiration of the Export-Import Bank, the best path forward is to do what this Congress has... Read more →

Catherine Lippincott, of Gloucester City, Active Member of Saint Mary's Parish

St. Mary Church /CNBNews photo LIPPINCOTT CATHERINE M. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 1, for Catherine M. Lippincott, (nee Sheridan) of Gloucester City who passed away on June 25, 2014. Mrs. Lippincott was 76. She was the beloved daughter of the late Edward and Catherine Sheridan, loving mother of Nancy (nee Lippincott)... Read more →

Brooklawn 4th of July Celebration

Brooklawn's 4th of July Celebration will be held on Friday, July 4th. The annual parade will begin at 10:00 am and proceed down Broadway and over the railroad tracks to Memorial Park. We would like to invite all residents of the Borough to come out and enjoy a day full of activities and fun !!... Read more →

South Jersey Business Scene: Free Webinar, Considering Divorce

Blackwood NJ, June 26, 2014-- Attorney Lynda Hinkle will be hosting a free webinar called, "Considering Divorce? The Steps You Need to Take Now." The webinar, which will be held on Wednesday, July 16 2014 at 12:30 pm, is free to the public. Hinkle, author of the book, "Breaking Up: Finding and Working with a... Read more →

CNBNEWS CONGRATULATES Ithaca College Spring 2014 Dean's List Students from New Jersey

The Ithaca College Seal (Photo credit: Wikipedia) ITHACA, NY (06/26/2014)(readMedia)-- Ithaca College congratulates students named to Dean's List for the spring 2014 semester. Ava DeFrancesco of Woodbury Heights (08097) was named to Dean's List in Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences for the spring 2014 semester. Brianna Shontz of Delran (08075) was named to... Read more →

CNBNews Hunting & Fishing Info: PA Senate to Consider Bill to Stop Pigeon Shoots

A protest in Huntingdon by SHAC, November 2007. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) NEWSWORKS--Animal rights activists have been trying for decades to end pigeon shoots – private events during which hunters take aim at live pigeons released from traps. Activists call it barbaric, though judges and prosecutors have said it breaks no animal cruelty laws. Sen. Rich... Read more →

State Police To Participate In Operation Dry Water

New Jersey State Police (Photo credit: Wikipedia) press release June 27, 2014 West Trenton, N.J. - This weekend, the New Jersey State Police Marine Services Bureau will be one of 500 law enforcement agencies participating Operation Dry Water, which is a nationally coordinated effort to raise awareness about the dangers of boating under the influence... Read more →

Update on Mahwah Fatal Truck Crash

press release June 27, 2014 Mahwah Township, N.J. - On Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 12:38 p.m., troopers from Totowa Station responded to a report of a multiple motor vehicle crash on Interstate 287 northbound at milepost 66.4. Harry Bulatowicz, 58, of Ellenville, N.Y., was the driver of a 1999 disabled cement truck operated by... Read more →

CNBNews Congratulates NJ College Students Named to the Dean's List

Arianna McLaughlin Named to Dean's List at Bryant University SMITHFIELD, RI (06/27/2014)(readMedia)-- Arianna McLaughlin, a Senior in Politics and Law, of Moorestown Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., is a leading private university offering an innovative and uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education. Founded in 1863, Bryant University has approximately 3,500 graduate and undergraduate students... Read more →

Atlantic City Mayor Comments on the Closing of Showboat Casino

Atlantic City, New Jersey 2007 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, June 27, 2014, Mayor Guardian released a statement regarding today's news from Caesars about closing the Showboat Casino on August 31. "When I first ran for office over a year ago, Atlantic City was in the midst... Read more →

CNBNews Congratulates NJ Graduates of Armstrong ASU, Ithaca and EKU

James Coughlin Graduates from Armstrong Atlantic State University SAVANNAH, GA (06/26/2014)(readMedia)-- James Coughlin, from Southampton, NJ, earned a degree in Criminal Justice General from Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, Ga., on Saturday, May 10, 2014. More than 700 degrees were conferred to candidates representing Armstrong's College of Education, College of Health Professions, College of... Read more →

Disturbing Video of a Woman Beating Another Woman, a Toddler Tries to Intervene

WARNING: The video below contains foul language and scenes of violence that some viewers may find disturbing. SALEM — Police are searching for a woman seen on an amateur video savagely beating another woman as the Latia Harris, 25, of Salem, is facing charges of aggravated assault and two counts of making terroristic threats for... Read more →

"Polish Prince" Should Get Title Fight Soon

By Raymond Rolak CNBNews Sports THE POLISH PRINCE St. Charles, MO-- Ryan Kielczewski, 24, the pride of Quincy, Massachusetts went to 20-0 (4 KO's) with an eight round unanimous decision over Ramsey Luna. Luna, 22, of Corpus Christi, Texas now stands at 12-2 (5 KO's). The Ameristar Casino crowd never got enthused with the plodding... Read more →

Constance Gardiner, Gloucester City HS Alumnus, Verchio's Produce Deli Manager

On June 25, 2014. Age 55. Of Gloucester City. Formerly of Brooklawn. Loving wife of Robert E. Gardiner, Jr. Loving mother of Dennis Cline. Cherished daughter of Constance Logan (nee Kammauf) and the late Edward Logan. Dear sister of Conrad Logan (Gene) and Colleen Przybyszewski (Stan). Also survived by her beloved dog Shelby. Connie was... Read more →

Theresa M. Casmer, of Gloucester City age 46

June 22, 2014. Age 46. Of Gloucester City. (nee Berckman). Daughter of the late Edward F. and Anna Berckman. Survived by her children, Jay Clayton, Theresa Breslin (Michael), Christina Clayton and Jaliel Young; her brother Edward F. Berckman, Jr. and her grandchildren Michael and Nicholas Breslin and Lillianna Clayton. Funeral services will be private. Condolences... Read more →

Burlington County Man Arrested on Bank Fraud Charges, Allegedly Caused $8.8 Million in Losses

June 25, 2014 press release TRENTON, N.J. – A Burlington County, N.J., man was arrested this morning for allegedly orchestrating a large scale check-kiting scheme that caused $8.8 million in losses to three banks in New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Luis G. Rogers Sr., 71, of Beverly, N.J., is charged by complaint... Read more →


by Justin Elliott | @justinelliott Just how badly does the American Red Cross want to keep secret how it raised and spent over $300 million after Hurricane Sandy? The charity has hired a fancy law firm to fight a public request we filed with New York state, arguing that information about its Sandy activities is... Read more →

Just Sayin': Listen Here, You! | cnbnews.net

by Dawn Watson cnbnews.net My fiance and I decided to take a vacation. From each other. And all because our sense of hearing didn’t match. In case you haven’t been paying attention, I’ll catch you up, real quick. After becoming a widow I reconnected with a fellow I’d known and loved, many years ago. It... Read more →

Save Money on Your Vacation

Roseland, NJ – Are you planning to take a family vacation this summer? If so, it could become a pricey proposition. For those Americans with summer vacation plans, 41 percent expect to pay an average of $3,000 for transportation, lodging, meals, activities, entertainment and pet care, according to a new survey conducted for the American... Read more →


PHILADELPHIA, PA (06/26/2014)(readMedia)-- University of the Sciences recognized graduates during a ceremony on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, as part of the University's 193rd Commencement celebration in Philadelphia, Pa. Desiree Vassalotti of Vineland, NJ (08361), graduated cum laude with a master of occupational therapy degree . Vassalotti was on the dean's list for five years and... Read more →

PA Man Sentenced to Prison for Misappropriating 900 Cellular Telephones

NEWARK, N.J. - A Pennsylvania man was sentenced today to 27 months in prison for misappropriating over 900 cellular telephones, handheld devices and accessories belonging to Verizon Wireless and selling those items online for a profit, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. James Hopkins, 35, of Telford, Pa., previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge... Read more →

Pet Tip of the Week: The “Needy” Dog

by Dawn Watson cnbnews.net Most domestic dogs crave human companionship, but how much is too much? Sometimes, a dog bonds with its owner so significantly that he becomes like a clingy child. It feels as though you cannot walk without tripping on him, can’t sit without him jumping into your lap, and can’t sleep because... Read more →

Road Rage Incident Leads To A Vehicle Pursuit on Blackwood Clementon Road /CNBNews.net

On June 27, 2014 at approximately 4:27 P.M., the Gloucester Township Police Department was notified of a road rage incident near the Shop Rite at 1224 Blackwood Clementon Road in which a male was reportedly swinging a knife. This incident had actually occurred on Blackwood Clementon Road and Millbridge Road in the roadway, when one... Read more →

Gloucester Township PD Dog Walker Watch Event

McGruff the Crime Dog (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Gloucester Township Police Department will be hosting its first ever Dog Walker Watch Event on Saturday June 28th from 1030AM- 1230PM at Timber Creek Dog Park located on Chews Landing Road in Gloucester Township. Dog Walker Watch (DWW) is a crime awareness program sponsored by the National... Read more →

ATTENTION Brooklawn Residents! Ban on Drinking Tap Water Has Been Lifted, Test Results Negative

(Photo credit: Wikipedia) BY CNBNEWS.NET BROOKLAWN NJ--Around 3PM today the Borough of Brooklawn announced on their facebook page that the ban on drinking water has been lifted. As result of a water main break yesterday residents had been advised to boil their water until the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) tested the water. That... Read more →

Highland High School Wrestling Booster Club Member Charged With Theft Of Funds

Gloucester Township Police Department Media Release June 27, 2014 SICKLERVILLE NJ--The treasurer from the Highland High School Wrestling Booster Club was charged with the theft of the booster club's funds after a month long investigation. Members of the booster club reported the theft to Gloucester Township Police Detectives after several checks had been returned to... Read more →

Superstar Beach, Gambling Revenue Down, Showboat Says Goodbye, Jaws Video

TIPS AND SNIPPETS: By William E. Cleary Sr CNBNews SUPERSTAR BEACH--Cape May NJ was identified recently by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) as one of its 38 Superstar Beaches. The same report revealed that beaches in Delaware, New Hampshire, and New Jersey have the best water quality in the country, while Ohio has the... Read more →