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January 2015

William Clark III Charged with Murder of Audubon Man

AUDUBON NEW JERSEY (January 31,2015)-- Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Audubon Police Chief Thomas Tassi reported an Audubon man has been charged for fatally shooting another man in the borough Saturday. William A. Clark III, M/50, is charged with first-degree Murder for the death of Steven Johnston, M/51, of Audubon. Around 2:55 a.m. Saturday, a man who identified himself as Clark called 911 and told the call taker that he killed Johnston by shooting him in the head at a residence on the... Read more →


61-Year-Old Atlantic City Man Found Dead

PLEASANTVILLE (January 31,2015)-– A 61-year-old Atlantic City man was found dead in his home early this morning, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain announced. The Atlantic City Police Department responded at approximately shortly after midnight, today, January 31, 2015, to a residence on North Bellevue Avenue, Atlantic City. Upon arrival, police found Kenneth Moore, 61, dead in his home on N. Bellevue Avenue. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department are investigating what is a suspicious death. No additional... Read more →


SOUTH JERSEY STUDENTS OBTAIN DEANS LIST AT THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY (TCNJ)

EWING, NJ (01/29/2015)(readMedia)-- Local students have earned the esteemed honor of placement on the Dean's List at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) for the fall 2014 semester. Holly Horner of Eastampton, NJ Bailey Crisci of Moorestown, NJ Alexa Lesinski of Delran, NJ Danielle McDermott of Sewell, NJ Erica Heaney of Mount Laurel, NJ Olivia Foltiny of Burlington, NJ Deanna Weingart of Wrightstown, NJ James Hettler of Bordentown, NJ Miranda Karetny of Sewell, NJ Rachel Turan of Merchantville, NJ Robert Birnbohm of Marlton, NJ Samantha... Read more →


LETTERS TO THE ED: Emphasis Must be Placed on Preventing Opiate Addiction in the 1st Place

We are pleased to see Governor Christie expand on the growing problem of opiate addiction in his recent State of the State Address. The attention the Governor is focusing on this issue and his proposals for improving treatment and making it more accessible are important steps forward. We also applaud the Governor’s efforts to equip law enforcement officials and other first responders with Narcan, a drug which, if taken in, time can prevent accidental deaths from overdoses of painkillers or heroin. It is critical, however,... Read more →


Authorities Investigating Murder in Audubon

AUDUBON NEW JERSEY (January 31,2015)-- Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Audubon Police Chief Thomas Tassi reported a homicide in the borough Saturday. Police were called around 2:55 a.m. to a residence on the 400 block of the South White Horse Pike in Audubon for a report of a man fatally shot. Officers arrived at the location and found Steven Johnston, M/51, of Audubon, dead from apparent gunshot wounds in an upstairs apartment. An adult male suspect was immediately taken into custody without incident... Read more →


Watchdog.org reporters amplify school choice

by Andrew Collins Few choices that parents make about their children are as important as where they will be educated. Important, that is, if they are actually permitted to choose. Looking at the polling data, school choice programs should be sweeping the nation. Simply put, school choice is the idea that children and parents should be able to choose from a variety of educational options rather than being forced into a publicly mandated school. Time and again, they have proven effective at improving students’ test... Read more →


University of New Hampshire's Dean's List for the Fall Semester of the 2014-2015 Academic Year

DURHAM, NH (01/30/2015)(readMedia)-- The following students have been named to the Dean's List at the University of New Hampshire for the fall semester of the 2014-2015 academic year. Shane Egan of Wall earned High Honors Kelly Mitchell of Wall earned High Honors Molly McGovern of Haddonfield earned Honors Lauren Winter of Mount Laurel earned High Honors Shannon Stang of Medford earned High Honors Marina Garwood of Mullica Hill earned High Honors Christina DiMeo of Absecon earned Highest Honors Brandon Eaves of Cape May Court House... Read more →


ALABAMA AND WASHINGTON STUDENTS SELECTED FOR WINNING DESIGNS OF 3-D PRINTED TOOLS FOR ASTRONAUTS

After three months of designing and modeling, a panel of judges from NASA, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Foundation (ASME) and Made In Space Inc. in California have selected the winners of the Future Engineers 3-D Printing in Space Tool Challenge. The winner from the Teen Group (ages 13-19) is a Multipurpose Precision Maintenance Tool that Robert Hillan of Enterprise, Alabama, designed. The winner of the Junior Group (ages 5-12) is a Space Planter that Sydney Vernon from Bellevue, Washington, designed. "This challenge has... Read more →


CNB Business News: CAMPBELL ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR A REORGANIZATIO OF ITS BUSINESS

CAMDEN, N.J.--Jan. 30, 2015-- Campbell Soup Company(NYSE: CPB)today announced plans to implement a new enterprise structure that will align the organization of the company's business operations with its core growth strategies. Under the new design, Campbell’s businesses will be organized and managed in three divisions structured principally by product categories rather than by geographies or brand groups. Each division will have meaningful scale, a clearly defined portfolio role and targets for growth that are tied to its role in the enterprise and the scope of... Read more →


How Much Marijuana Does It Take To Kill You?

A 23-year-old New Jersey woman was recently arrested for both possession of a controlled dangerous substance and destruction of evidence after police claimed she swallowed “several bags of raw marijuana.” She is by far not the first individual to try and get out of a drug charge by swallowing the evidence, but in the case of… Read more →


Hilda Good, of Camden City, age 81 |cnbnews.net

On January 21, 2015. Age 81. Of Camden. (nee Troell). Survived by her children, John J. Brasdis (wife Michelle Las Cascada), Sallie A. Mattie and Samuel A. Brasdis (wife Patricia A. Brown Brasdis); her grandchildren Arlene, Albert, Paul, Mark and Samantha and her great grandson Samuel and her sister Gail; Predeceased by her sister Emma and her brother David. Born in Freeland, PA on September 23, 1933 to Alexander and Iva Troell. At the request of family, funeral services will be private. Condolences and Memories... Read more →


PIANJ urges fire safety in cold weather season

Trenton, NJ – The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey reminds homeowners and renters that with the cold temperatures, comes fire dangers. The trade association urges the public to take the time to review fire safety tips with their families so they will be prepared in the event of a fire emergency. This includes making sure that your home is insured properly before an incident. Insurers generally recommend that people insure their home for its full replacement cost, which means it is insured under a... Read more →


CNB Pet Tip of the Week: When Enough is Enough

by Dawn Watson cnbnews.net GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (January 31, 2015)--You’ve rescued a dog from a shelter and invested in a harness, leash, and identification collar. You’ve taken him to the vet for all his shots and he’s already neutered. But his behavior is becoming increasingly more disturbing as time progresses. A professional trainer is hired and you work diligently to curb your dog’s bad habits. You have spent lots and lots of money and hours trying to get your dog to respond to you and... Read more →


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New Most Wanted Terrorist | cnbnews.net

source FBI Liban Haji Mohamed, a naturalized U.S. citizen born in Somalia, has been named to the FBI’s list of Most Wanted Terrorists, and a reward of up to $50,000 is being offered for information leading to his arrest and conviction. Mohamed is charged with providing material support and resources to al Qaeda and al Shabaab, a Somali-based terrorist organization. The FBI also announced today it is seeking information about another individual, Ghazi Nasr Al-Din, regarding fundraising efforts on behalf of the terrorist group Hizballah. Read more →


GUEST OPINION: How to Put Parents Back in Control of Their Child’s Education

By Senator Mike Lee/ Republican senator from Utah The Daily Signal A good primary and secondary education is the cornerstone of the American Dream: it prepares us for economic and personal success and facilitates our pursuit of happiness. But too often the history of America’s public school system has been a story of dashed hopes, deferred dreams, and unfulfilled promises. Hopes of parents—that the local school system would prepare their kids to climb higher than they ever could. Dreams of students—that their teachers would inspire... Read more →


DNREC Fish & Wildlife

Enforcement Blotter: Jan. 19-25

NEWS FROM THE DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL Reminder for the week: Winter’s a good time to take a boating safety course, prepare for season DOVER (Jan. 30, 2015) – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Enforcement Natural Resources Police officers between Jan. 19-25 made 843 contacts with anglers, hunters, boaters and the general public, including 66 vessel... Read more →


South Jersey Students Make Dean's List at Mount St. Mary's University

EMMITSBURG, MD (01/29/2015)(readMedia)-- Mount St. Mary's University is pleased to announce 556 students who earned dean's list honors for the fall 2014 semester. They Include: Gina Bossi of Haddontownship, NJ the daughter of Ms. Elisa Bailey Victoria Cocozza of Cinnaminson, NJ the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Louis Cocozza Alexandria Donahue of Wall Township, NJ the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. William Donahue Lauren Fludina of Sewell, NJ the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Louis Fludina Christopher Gabor of Woodbine, NJ the son of Mr.... Read more →


Gloucester City PD Execute Search Warrant...Cocaine, Cash and Vehicle Seized

Crime Report: January 30, 2015 1/22/2015 6:43 pmThe Patrol Division and Detective Bureau executed a search warrant on a vehicle and a residence in the 300 block of Ridgeway Street culminating an investigation into the distribution of cocaine. As a result, a quantity of cocaine, cash, and a vehicle were seized. David J. Weygand (36), the target of the investigation and resident of the 300 block of Ridgeway Street, was arrested without incident. He was charged with possession of CDS (cocaine), distribution of CDS, distribution... Read more →


New 35 Mph Speed Limit Takes Effect On Somerdale Road

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP (January 29, 205)--The Gloucester Township Police Department and the Camden County Board of Freeholders partnered together to lower the speed limit on Somerdale Road from 40 mph to 35 mph. The new 35 mph speed limit signs are being installed on Thursday January 29th and take effect immediately. Variable message boards will also be in place notifying drivers of the speed limit change. Somerdale Road was previously designated as having a 35 mph speed limit within the Borough of Somerdale.The speed limit will... Read more →


CAMDEN COUNTY PD ARREST WANTED FUGITIVE FOLLOWING FOOT CHASE

CAMDEN NJ (JANUARY 29, 2015)-- Camden County Police Sgt. Angel Nieves recognized a wanted fugitive while on patrol Tuesday and chased down the suspect who was caught hiding under a truck. Just after 2:15 p.m., Sgt. Nieves was on directed patrol addressing quality of life issues in the area of Mount Ephraim Avenue and Sheridan Street when he recognized Algie Harmon, 18, of Camden, a wanted fugitive for a robbery that occurred on Jan. 3. Sgt. Nieves ordered him to stop but Harmon ran, which... Read more →


Who will win the big game?

by Steve Donohue “Green” up for the big game! Sadly, my beloved Philadelphia Eagles will not be in the big game this year – again! But we can all be winners by conserving resources and saving money on game day and every other day. Last year 111.5 million viewers watched the game. If all these fans used WaterSense toilets(which use 1.28 gallons per flush, gpf, or less) instead of the old 3.5 gpf models we could save enough water to fill Lincoln Financial Field up... Read more →


NJ News Commons: The Internet Mocks Christie's PAC Acronym

January 30, 2015 LMFAO: THE INTERNET MOCKS CHRISTIE'S PAC ACRONYM Several twitter users realized that when you combine Leadership Matters For America, the name of Governor Christie's new PAC, with its web domain suffix (.org), you get the acronym LMFAO. Later, a group with ties to Hillary Clinton photoshopped the governor's face into a picture with LMFAO, the pop duo responsible for the theme song to The Jersey Shore, Christie's least favorite TV show. NO INDICTMENT FOR WILLIAM PATERSON STUDENTS ACCUSED OF RAPE A grand... Read more →


CNB HUNTING/FISHING Maryland NEWS: Preliminary Winter Turkey Season Results Released

January 28, 2015 Strutting by Lori R. Bramble Hunters reported taking 108 wild turkeys during Maryland’s inaugural winter turkey season that was open January 22-24 statewide. This season was established to provide hunters additional turkey hunting opportunities while minimizing conflicts with other hunting seasons. Turkeys were taken in 21 of the 23 counties, with Dorchester, Garrett, Queen Anne’s, St. Mary’s and Worcester reporting the highest numbers. Eighty-nine percent were taken on private lands. Adult males comprised about 38 percent of the harvest with the remainder... Read more →


Gloucester Catholic Pride on Display During Maroon & Gold Exposition on January 31

By gostrum / 19 January 2015 / Join us in a celebration of Gloucester Catholic pride as Gloucester Catholic will sponsor a Maroon & Gold Exposition on Saturday, January 31, from 12 noon to 3 p.m. in which Ram students will display their talents in the arts, theatre and athletics. Come view beautiful art work displayed by Gloucester Catholic students, who are mentored by GC faculty member Mr. Dave Sipple. Art work will be on display in the St. Mary’s Building from 12 noon through... Read more →


HSI seeks public tips to help locate 10 human trafficking fugitives

WASHINGTON —U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) released the names and photographs of 10 fugitives wanted for human trafficking crimes, in the hope that tips from the public could lead to the identification and arrest of these individuals. “The Department of Homeland Security and ICE take the crime of human trafficking very seriously. We have invested countless investigative hours and victim support resources into more than 1,000 cases this past year alone,” said ICE Director, Sarah R. Saldaña. “Now we are... Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: FLEETPRIDE ACQUIRES SITES IN NJ, PENNSYLVANIA, AND MARYLAND MARKETS

IRVING, Texas, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent distributor of aftermarket heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced today that it has acquired the assets of six locations owned by Pardo's Truck Service Parts Warehouse, Inc. in the New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland markets. Pardo's will retain its Kearney, New Jersey, location and FleetPride will serve as a supplier to the location. "This acquisition is strategically important to FleetPride because it allows us to increase our locations rapidly in the northeastern... Read more →


Riversharks Sign First Three Players for 2015 Season

Clark, Click Return to Riversharks; Costanzo Brings Veteran Infield Presence CAMDEN, N.J.: The Camden Riversharks have signed right-handed pitchers Zach Clark and Michael Click and infielder Mike Costanzo to contracts for the 2015 season, the team announced today. Clark and Click are returning members of the 2014 squad while Costanzo previously played with the team in 2010. The three players are the first to join the 2015 roster. Clark, 31, a Delaware native, will begin his second season with the Riversharks after starting seven games... Read more →


Philly Happenings

Dilworth Park offers a place to sit and enjoy urban life on the west side of City Hall. Open 7 days a week, 6am-1am. Broad and Market Streets | DilworthPark.org | Facebook Park Features Rosa Blanca Café, M-Th: 7am-8pm; F: 7am-10pm; Sa: 11am-10pm; Su: 11am-7pm CCDParks.org/dilworth-park/cafe Rothman Institute Ice Rink, M-Th: 3-9pm; F: 3-11pm; Sa: 11am-11pm; Su: 11am-8pm Presidents' Day (February 16): 11am-9pm; Closing Day (February 22): 11am-8pm CCDParks.org/dilworth-park/rothmanicerink February Happenings @ Dilworth Park Some programs are weather permitting. CCDParks.org/dilworth-park/dilworth-park-events The Rothman Institute Ice Rink... Read more →


CNB BUSINESS NEWS: CAMPBELL NAMED TO GLOBAL 100 MOST SUSTAINABLE CORPORATIONS IN THE WORLD LIST

CAMDEN, N.J.--Jan. 22, 2015-- Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has been named to the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World list by Corporate Knights, a media, research and financial products company for the third year in a row. Campbell is one of 20 U.S. companies, and one of two U.S. food companies, included in the Global 100. The Global 100 drew companies from 22 countries on five continents and inclusion in the top 100 puts Campbell in the top 2.2 percent of the 4,609... Read more →


Distributor For Atlantic City 'Dirty Block' Gang Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

CAMDEN, N.J. - An Atlantic City, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 120 months in prison for engaging in a conspiracy to distribute heroin with Mykal Derry, a leader of the “Dirty Block” criminal street gang that allegedly used threats, intimidation and violence to maintain control of the illegal drug trade in Atlantic City, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Aree Toulson, a/k/a “Beyah,” a/k/a “Beyeazz,” 26, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Joseph E. Irenas to a superseding information charging him with... Read more →


COMMENTARY: Bishop Sullivan's message, "The unique fingerprints of the unborn"

by Bishop Dennis Sullivan Bishop of the Camden Diocese There is a large attractive billboard located on Route 130 South at the Brooklawn Circle. It looms over the road. Its colorful graphics are eye catching and its message riveting. It certainly did that for me and for my two companions as we recently drove past that intersection. It caught our attention. Ten baby fingers are displayed with this message: “I have unique fingerprints nine weeks from conception.” Think about it. Those unique and life-lasting human... Read more →


CNB HUNTING/FISHING PENNSYLVANIA NEWS

English: Hunting camp on Schoodic Lake, Maine; from a c. 1905 postcard published by the Hugh C. Leighton Company, Portland, Maine. (Bangor & Aroostook Railroad series) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) RELEASED JANUARY 27, 2015 NO MINIMUM AGE PLACED ON MENTORED YOUTH HUNTERS All could continue to hunt deer and turkey, but only those 7 and older would be issued harvest tags. There still is no minimum age to participate in Pennsylvania’s Mentored Youth Hunting Program. And there is no minimum age for Mentored Youth to hunt... Read more →


Elizabeth Ann Keenan, age 72, of Gloucester City

On January 28, 2015. Age 72. Of Gloucester City. (nee Freidel) Cherished daughter of the late George and Margaret Freidel. Survived by her loving children, Charles P. Keenan (Audrey), Janice Keenan (Richard Sr.) and Stephanie Hevey (Jerry) and their father Charles M. Keenan. Cherished grandmother of Richard Seiverd, Jr., Charmaine Seiverd, Shana Keenan, Charles P. Keenan, Jr., Meghan Hevey and Katelyn Hevey. Cherished great-grandmother of Giavonna, Joshua, Devin, Kyle, Layla, Mariah and Ashton. Dear sister of Peggy Whitman (John) and the late Thomas Freidel (surviving... Read more →