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July 2014

Brooklawn Post 72 Wins the 2014 New Jersey State American Legion Championship

UPDATED: FRIDAY, AUGUST 1, at 10AM UPDATED: THURSDAY, JULY 31, 11PM The CHAMPS--Brooklawn American Legion Post 72 players pose for the team picture following Thursday night's game photo by Bruce Darrow EWING NJ (Moody Park)--Brooklawn Post 72 won their second consecutive state title Thursday night defeating Mt. Laurel by a score... Read more →

Maple Shade Police Looking for Couple who Stole Cop's Credit Card

Police are seeking assistance identifying a man and woman who authorities say used a police officer’s stolen credit cards. (Photo: Maple Shade Police Department ) MAPLE SHADE – Police are seeking assistance identifying a man and woman who authorities say used a police officer's stolen credit cards. The officer's wallet –... Read more →


By Mark Lagerkvist | New Jersey Watchdog The question of whether Gov. Chris Christie must obey New Jersey state travel rules was left unanswered by a decision Tuesday in Mercer County Superior Court. Judge Mary C. Jacobson dismissed a lawsuit by a New Jersey Watchdog reporter seeking records of who paid... Read more →


CANTON, Mass., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today LoJack Corporation (NASDAQ: LOJN) released new data originating from the Company's annual Construction Equipment Theft and Recovery in the United States study. LoJack's annual study and accompanyinginfographic reviews theft trends specific to construction equipment and tools equipped with the LoJack® Stolen Vehicle Recovery... Read more →

Authorities Search for Information in Gloucester Township Killing

CAMDEN CITY NJ--Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Gloucester Township Police Chief Harry Earle are seeking the public’s assistance in solving the killing of a Gloucester Township man. Kareem Coleman. M/29, of Gloucester Township, was shot at his home in the Millbridge Apartments shortly after 2 am on April 20,... Read more →

Owner of Illegal Online Gambling Website Admit Conspiring with Genovese Crime Family

NEWARK, NJ—Two Union County, New Jersey, men, including the owner of an illegal online sports betting website, today admitted to conspiring with the Genovese organized crime family, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Joseph Graziano, 77, and Dominick J. Barone, 44, both of Springfield, New Jersey, each pleaded guilty before District... Read more →

Harris Poll: Americans Are Worried About Economy Among Other Things

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The economy remains something of a paradox. As leading indicators continue to move into positive territory and the Dow Jones Industrial Index remains near 17,000, all should indicate a rosy situation. But this doesn't seem to translate into a rosy opinion of how the... Read more →

CNBNews Business Spotlight: Curves Offers New Members the Rest of Summer Free

Curves of Sicklerville is Participating Sicklerville, New Jersey (Grassroots Newswire) 7/29/2014 -- Curves International, Inc., (http://www.curves.com/) the largest chain of fitness centers for women in the world, announced today that participating Curves are offering the rest of the summer free* to new members who sign up for a Fitness membership on... Read more →

COMMENTARY: Obama's biggest faults on display

No person comes to the Oval Office without faults. And, doubtless, the everyday stress of the presidency and the relentless glare of the spotlight would seem to intensify and enhance those faults. Indeed, finding fault with the one public official elected by all the people of the country would appear to... Read more →


press release July 31, 2014 (TRENTON) – Assemblyman Gilbert “Whip” Wilson (D-Camden/Gloucester) has released the following statement in support of the bail reform proposals being considered by the Legislature. The combined bill S946 and resolution SCR128 would deny bail to violent offenders and allow for bail alternatives for non-violent, indigent offenders:... Read more →

CNBNEWS Tips and Snippets: Lions Star Bowler Heading to MSU, 'Dirty Harry' Coming to SJ

by William E. Cleary Gina Beebe (photo provided by family) GHS BOWLER RECEIVES SCHOLARSHIP--Gina Beebe, who graduated from Gloucester City High School in June, will be attending Morgan State University, (MSU) Baltimore, Md. in the fall. Gina’s goal is to be a nurse practitioner. An outstanding bowler, Gina received a full... Read more →

NJ Hunting and Trapping Digest Available

2014-15 New Jersey Hunting and Trapping Digest Portions of this Digest are available in enlarged format for the visually impaired. To request a black and white, large format Digest, write to: NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife, Large Format Hunting Digest, Mail Code 501-03, P.O. Box 420, Trenton, NJ 08625-0420. The... Read more →

31st Annual National Night Out is Tuesday

WYNNEWOOD, Pa., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, August 5th, citizens, law enforcement agencies, community groups, businesses and local officials in over 16,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories and military bases worldwide will join forces to mark the 31st Annual National Night Out (NNO) – a community safety... Read more →

UPDATE: Driver Crashes Car into House, Cause Unknown

Channel 6ABC Philadelphia reports, GLOUCESTER CITY, N.J. (WPVI) --Authorities say a driver lost control, crashing a car into the side of a twin home in Gloucester City, New Jersey. It happened around 7:50 p.m. Wednesday along the 400 block of Hudson Street. Investigators say the vehicle struck the corner of a... Read more →

DEVELOPING STORIES: Car Crashes into House, Brooklawn Ahead 5-0 | cnbnews.net

UPDATE: Brookers 10 Flemington 2 GLOUCESTER CITY NJ--Gloucester City Police Officer William Johnson Jr., reported on NextDoor Neighbor that a news helicopter hovering over Gloucester City is presently covering a motor vehicle crash into a house on Hudson Street. “There are no injuries or any reasons to be alarmed,“ said Johnson.... Read more →


AVMA logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) CHICAGO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) announced the top 20 finalists for "America's Favorite Veterinarian." The 20 finalists were selected by an AVMF review panel from more than 700 nominations. "We are thrilled to honor and recognize these 20... Read more →

Animal Rights Groups Doing Little to Protect Elephants

WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Safari Club International (SCI) exposed the hypocrisy of five animal rights groups in a new report. The report, "A Stampede of Hypocrisy: How Animal Rights Activists Poach Elephant Donations," counters the high-profile propaganda campaign against the sustainable and highly regulated hunting of African elephants,... Read more →

Poker: 1 Million dollar buyin, AA vs AA. What could possibly go wrong?

While Cleary's is obviously not a poker blog, I share this here because as we all discuss raises and overtime, and paying next month's mortgage... people are playing poker with a $1,000,000 buy-in, and getting into situations like in the video below. One million dollars, and 5 cards. Well also, its... Read more →

USA Wide Truck Driver Recruitment Survey

NORTH BERGEN, New Jersey, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Where are all the truck drivers? This is a commonly asked question that perplexes operational managers and recruitment officers alike as thousands of drivers retire every year with very little of the new generation coming forth to fill those vacant trucks. Transportation leaders... Read more →

Six Philadelphia Police Officers Charged in a Racketeering Conspiracy | cnbnews.net

PRESS RELEASE JULY 30, 2014 PHILADELPHIA – An indictment was unsealed today charging six members of the Philadelphia Police Department’s Narcotics Field Unit (NFU) in a conspiracy to abuse their official positions to rob suspected drug dealers. Thomas Liciardello, Brian Reynolds, Michael Spicer, Perry Betts, Linwood Norman, and John Speiser are... Read more →

New Jersey Considering an Article V Convention to Halt Overreach of Federal Government

PURCELLVILLE, Va., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New Jersey AssemblymanMichael Carroll filed ACR 216, calling for an Article V Convention of States to restrain the power, scope, and jurisdiction of the federal government. Article V of the Constitution allows state legislatures to call a Convention of States to propose constitutional amendments... Read more →

Home Country/Nothing Wrong With Being A Farmer

By Slim Randles/CNBNews.net Harley pulled the tractor over to the ditch and cut the engine. He climbed down stiffly, walked to the water and soaked his head and shirt. Then he looked around. No cars were coming down the county road. No one at the house could see him. So he... Read more →

Video: Creek Rd (Bellmawr) New Pedestrian Bridge Walkthrough

Creek Rd Pedestrian Bridge 42Freeway.com was one of the first to walk across the new Creek Rd pedestrian bridge, which is a temporary structure to be used as the Creek Rd Bridge over Rt 42 is rebuilt. The new bridge travels over all lanes of Rt 42, providing an awesome view... Read more →

Chuckles: An Old Geezer, A State Trooper and A Corvette......G Rating, suitable for all ages

CNBNEWS ARCHIVES Tuesday, April 22, 2008 A senior citizen drove his brand new Corvette out of the dealership. Taking off down the road, he floored it to 80 mph,enjoying the wind blowing through what little hair he had left. "Amazing," he thought as he flew down I-75, pushing the pedal even... Read more →

Brookers Win, Developing Story, ClearysNoteBook Joins NJ News Commons | CNBNews.net

CNBNEWS TIPS AND SNIPPETS By William E. Cleary Sr. ANOTHER WIN—The Brookers took Mt. Laurel tonight at Moody Park by a score of 8-0. As a result they are guaranteed a spot in the Mid-Atlantic American Legion Baseball Regionals that start August 7 at Campbell's Field, Camden. However, first things first.... Read more →

Union College students named to 2014 Dean's List

SCHENECTADY, NY (07/29/2014)(readMedia)-- The following Union College students were named to the Dean's List for the 2013-14 academic year. Peter Davis of Glassboro, NJ; Davis is majoring in Computer Science and Philosophy, and a 2011 graduate of Glassboro High School. Chelsea Kaiser of Oaklyn, NJ; Kaiser is majoring in Liberal Arts,... Read more →

Binghamton University Students Honored

English: no original description (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Binghamton University students receive academic honors BINGHAMTON, NY (07/29/2014)(readMedia)-- Binghamton University students receive academic honors for making the Dean's List for the spring 2014 semester: Matthew D Richardson of Marlton / Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science Kirstie J Kendall of... Read more →

NJ Students Named to the Stevenson University's Spring 2014 Dean's List

OWINGS MILLS, MD (07/29/2014)(readMedia)-- Over 1,000 students were named to Stevenson University's Spring 2014 Dean's List. This prestigious list represents those full-time students with outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2014 semester. Jarret Bragg of Sicklerville (08081) Carl File of Millville (08332) Anna Foote of Collingswood (08108) Alison Kagel of Turnersville... Read more →


HARRISBURG - The Office of Attorney General has reached a settlement with Bucks County wedding videographer Kenneth H. Stillman Jr. after receiving 83 complaints from consumers who paid Stillman for wedding videos they did not receive. The settlement resolves allegations that the business failed to provide wedding video products and services... Read more →

Edwin E. Lunn, former Runnemede School Board Member, Korean War Navy Veteran | cnbnews.net

(May 17, 1933 - July 27, 2014) Edwin E. Lunn, on July 27, 2014, of Runnemede. Age 81. Beloved husband of Carolyn (nee Lowe). Dear brother of Herbert. Devoted father of Ronald Lunn (Catherine), Jennifer Collins, and Arline Lewin. Loving step-father of Sharon Hartman, Linda Ackley, and the late James Hartman.... Read more →

Mayor’s Office Releases Report Of Mayor’s Box Attendees: January 1 Through June 30, 2014

Philadelphia, July 17, 2014– The City of Philadelphia has released the names of those who received tickets to the Mayor’s Box from January 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014. The City’s policy for distribution of Mayor’s Box tickets is governed by a written, public policy, which provides for the equitable distribution... Read more →

Bellmawr Library Stages Annual Book Clearance Sale in August

Bargains Galore VolunTeens conduct sale to raise money for their programs at library. Book sale set up – Each year members of the Bellmawr Branch Library’s VolunTeens work to get ready for their annual summer book sale. VOORHEES, N.J. – July 28, 2014 -- The Bellmawr Branch of the Camden County... Read more →

Tax & Spend Gov., Unemployment Rises, Employees Receive Raise, Rams Alumnus Honored, Fixing Up Costello School, Etc.

CNBNEWS ARCHIVES Sunday, July 22, 2012 CNBNEWS TIPS AND SNIPPETS: BY WILLIAM E. CLEARY CNBNews Archives (July 22, 2012)--THE HELL WITH THE TAXPAYER-Last week the Essex County Freeholder Board, voted 7-0 to renew the County’s $675,000 contract with insurance broker Conner Strong and Buckelew, a firm headed by South Jersey political... Read more →

CNBNews Business Spotlight: Curves Workouts with Jillian Michaels Now Available

at Curves of Sicklervlle Cutting-edge workouts designed to increase strength and kick start weight loss Sicklervlle, New Jersey (Grassroots Newswire) 07/28/2014 -- Curves of Sicklervlle today announces it is now offering Curves Workouts with Jillian Michaels, cutting-edge total body workouts that feature the Curves Circuit strength training machines in conjunction with... Read more →

New Uniform Combinations for 2014 Little League Baseball World Series

BOWLING GREEN, Ky., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Russell Athletic and Little League® today announced new uniform combinations for the 2014 Little League Baseball® World Series, created and designed specifically to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Little League. The announcement of the new uniforms continues a long-standing relationship between Russell Athletic... Read more →

GTPD Crime Stoppers: Hit and Run

Hit and Run: Wawa Store Somerdale @ Chews Landing Rds July 25, 2014 This GTPD Crime Stoppers Video can be viewed here: http://youtu.be/XEXknBCJ0RY Driver of a dark Chevy Avalanche, with black wheels, tinted windows, and custom rear taillights, pulls into a parking spot but never exits the vehicle. When the driver... Read more →

Philadelphia Police Charge Two Carjacking Suspects with Murder of Three Children

Jonathan Rosa, 19, and 22-year-old Cornelius Crawford now face 2nd degree murder charges for the Friday morning crime. PHILADELPHIA – Police on Monday charged two men with murder in a carjacking and subsequent crash that killed three children and critically injured their mother as they were selling fruit on a street... Read more →

Five Suspected Pennsylvania Child Predators Arrested on Unrelated Charges

HARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the arrest of five Pennsylvania men on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing, downloading and distribution of child pornography. The arrests occurred over the past week in counties throughout the Commonwealth including, Lehigh, Northampton, Susquehanna, Washington... Read more →

Two suspects arrested for North Philadelphia carjacking that killed 3 children | Mail Online

A 19-year-old man and another in his 20s are now in custody as persons of interest over a carjacking that killed three young siblings in Philadelphia on Friday. Police in North Philadelphia say they used finger prints from the stolen SUV - which rammed into a family selling fruit for their... Read more →

UPDATE: Gloucester City PD Searching for Two Sisters

UPDATE: MISSING SISTERS LOCATED ***** The missing 16 year old and 14 year old sisters from the Maple Terrace trailer park were located in Philadelphia this afternoon and are home with their family. PRESS RELEASE JULY 28, 2014 Natasha Hernandez and Natalie Caraballo were reported missing from their home in the... Read more →

Arrest in Winslow Homicide -

CAMDEN CITY NJ (July 26, 2014)--Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Winslow Police Chief Robert Stimelski reported the arrest of a Winslow man in connection with a killing in Winslow Friday morning. Kevin Ambrose, M/52, was arrested Friday night in Atlantic City by members of the US Marshals. He was... Read more →

East Orange Water Commission Official Pleads Guilty to Manipulating Test Results

TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced that a former top official of the East Orange Water Commission (EOWC) pleaded guilty today to conspiring to manipulate testing of the agency’s water supply to falsify results and report lower levels of a regulated contaminant in the drinking water supplied to... Read more →