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May 6, 2018


Because of Underage Drinking Gloucester City Police to Increase Patrols Near RR Trestle

The Brooklawn/Gloucester City railroad trestle . The "drinking parties" are held in the wooded area near the concrete embankment. photo credit CNBNews.net "We have received a report that once they pass out other kids lay them across the tracks". ~ Police Chief George Berglund Gloucester City Police Chief George Berglund posted the information below on the department's Facebook page on... Read more →

Sprained Your Ankle? The Cost Of A Brace Could Sprain Your Wallet.

republished with permission of Kaiser Health News/Michelle Andrews:May 3, 2018 (E+/Getty Images) One July evening, Carol Harnett was in a crosswalk in downtown Portland, Ore., when a driver made an illegal turn and hit her. Transported by ambulance to a hospital, she was diagnosed with a severely sprained right ankle and left wrist, as well as a concussion. At the... Read more →

FACE OF DEFENSE: U.S. Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles off Atlantic City (VIDEO)

The Coast Guard medevaced a 51-year-old man approximately 65 miles of Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sunday. The man was reported to be experiencing difficulty breathing. (US Coast Guard video) PHILADELPHIA PA (May 6, 2018)(CNBNewsnet) – The Coast Guard medevaced a 51-year-old man approximately 65 miles off Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sunday. A crew member aboard the fishing vessel Settler notified... Read more →

Senator Menendez celebrates signing of state SALT workaround legislation to protect NJans

Menendez: NJ Fights Back against #GOPTaxScam that Treats NJ Like America’s Piggy Bank EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (May 4, 2018)(CNBNewsnet) – U.S. Senator Bob Menendez, a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee that sets national tax policy and the leader in the U.S. Senate in the fight to preserve the State and Local Tax Deduction (SALT), today joined Governor Phil... Read more →

SAVE OUR SCHOOLS NJ: Tuesday, May 8 last day to join NJ DOE Assessment Collaborative

TRENTON NJ (May 6, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--The New Jersey Department of Education wants to hear from parents, students, teachers and other education professionals from all over our state about what kind of an assessment should replace PARCC, both immediately and in the longer term, and about the future of New Jersey's standardized testing graduation requirements. There are multiple ways to provide that... Read more →

Eddy Packing Co. Recalls Smoked Sausage Products; Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

WASHINGTON, May 4, 2018 (CNBNewsnet)– Eddy Packing Co., Inc., a Yoakum, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 49,558 pounds of smoked sausage products that may be contaminated with foreign matter, specifically hard plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The smoked sausage items were originally processed on April 5, 2018, with packing dates of... Read more →

Woman slaps cop, threatens to kill him..... FREE TO GO under NJ Bail Reform

May 1, 2018 usbailreform Yolanda C. Perez republished with permission US Bail Reform New Jersey woman charged with aggravated assault on a police officer – released by court order under NJ Bail Reform. Jersey City – Yolanda C. Perez, 52, was arrested after allegedly slapping a police officer in the face and threatening to kill him while on the way... Read more →

CNB Fishing/Hunting Maryland: May 2 Fishing Report

by Keith Lockwood | Maryland Dept. of Natural Resources Violet Sisler spent a fun time with her mom using her Barbie fishing rod to catch her first trout. The smiles say it all! Photo by Rebecca Sisler Warmer and more seasonable weather has finally descended upon the Maryland landscape, offering a wonderful time to enjoy the outdoors. The warm air... Read more →

Gloucester City Police Traffic Alert: Road Work on South Broadway beginning May 7th

CNBNews graphics file GLOUCESTER CITY NJ (MAY 5, 2018)(CNBNewsnet--The Gloucester City Police Department released the following information about upcoming road repair and parking restrictions on South Broadway. Beginning at 8:00 am on Monday, May 7th until at least May 14th, underground road repair will be performed on South Broadway between Jersey Avenue and Koehler Street. Broadway will remain open in... Read more →

Dear Little League Parents, Players, Volunteers: Some Easton Ghost X Bats No Longer Allowed

On Thursday, May 3, USA Baseball informed youth organizations, including Little League, that effective immediately, the bat identified as the Easton Ghost X YBB18GX10 30/20 2 5/8" (or the "Easton Ghost X 30/20 5/8" at retail) has been decertified by USA Baseball and is no longer an approved bat under the USABat Standard. This applies to the 30-inch drop 10... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on College Students from NJ

Shari Bodofsky of Cherry Hill receives The Ralph A. And Mary A. Lichtenwalner Memorial Prize ALLENTOWN, PA (05/03/2018)-- On April 29, 2018, Muhlenberg College held its annual Honors Convocation designed to honor and celebrate leadership and scholarly excellence and achievement. The awards recognize select members of the faculty and student body for their contributions to the College, to their peers... Read more →

Minnesota Legion answers 'all hands on deck' call

Since 2008, The American Legion Department of Minnesota’s has provided care packages to U.S. servicemembers deployed overseas. That kind of experience is what enabled Minnesota Legionnaires to quickly put together more than 300 care packages for more than 300 members of the Minnesota Air National Guard who in April were being deployed to an undisclosed location with no access to... Read more →

Coast Guard Training Center Host Congressional Staffers

CAPE MAY, N.J.(May 5, 2018)(CNBNewsnet – Coast Guard Training Center Cape May hosted congressional staff members, Friday, for a display of various Coast Guard assets during Coast Guard Mission’s Day. More than 50 congressional staffers arrived by bus to the training center where they were given a traditional company commander welcome and spent the day learning about various missions and... Read more →

Philadelphia PD Alert: Robbery Suspect Wanted for Stealing Dell Laptop Computer

photo provided PHILADELPHIA, PA (May 5, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--On April 26, 2018, at 6:00 pm, the victim, a 30 year-old-female, went to pay for her parking at the Kiosk inside the parking garage located at 1500 Market Street. As she was paying the fee she put her laptop computer on top of the machine then walked away without her computer. About 1... Read more →

Williamstown Woman Arrested for Insurance Fraud

WILLIAMSTOWN NJ (May 5, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Kesha Gentry-Muhammad (DOB 1/25/71) of Williamstown NJ was arrested by the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office today (5/4) on insurance fraud and tampering with records charges in connection with a falsified invoice for repair of water damage that was submitted to the Comcast Corporation, Prosecutor Charles A. Fiore announced. Gentry-Muhammad’s submission was to support a claim that... Read more →


Related: ARTIST Dave Wolfe Vol. 4 No. 46(May 6, 2018) Editor's Note: Each Sunday morning we will post a weekly comic strip provided by cartoonist Dave Wolfe, age 17. Dave has been drawing since he was 5 years old, he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist at the age of 8. He’s been distributing his comics in school since... Read more →