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September 2018

East Atlantic Avenue in Lawnside Closed Monday

(Lindenwold, NJ) – South Jersey Gas will continue to work on East Atlantic Avenue in Lawnside on Monday, October 1. closing that stretch of the roadway to traffic. The work area extends from East Atlantic Avenue between Gloucester Pike and West Oak Avenue. “This project was started last month, but crews... Read more →


Grove Street Detour Will be Lifted Midday Monday

(Lindenwold, NJ) –The Grove Street Bridge detour will be lifted on Monday, Oct. 1, and outer lanes on the Cuthbert Boulevard Bridge will continue to be closed until Oct. 15. Both lanes will be opened on Grove Street and the detour along the route will no longer be needed. Detour on... Read more →


Lumberton Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Murder; He Buried Victim in his Backyard

Christopher Costello MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (September 29,2018)(CNBNewsnet)– Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Lumberton man was sentenced today to 20 years in New Jersey state prison for killing an acquaintance in late 2016 and burying his body in the back yard of the home he shared with his father... Read more →


CNB April 2013 Archives: "SHARK" ATTACKS LEO HOLT

published April 25, 2013 BY CNBNEWS STAFF (GLOUCESTER CITY NJ ) (September 30, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Steve Hindi, the president of SHowing Animals Respect and Kindness (SHARK) sent out a press release on Wednesday that criticizes the Jackson Lab in Maine and Leo Holt, the president of Holt Logistics in Gloucester City for being... Read more →


Pennsylvania Man Admits Defrauding Lending Company Out Of More Than $400,000

CNBNews graphics file CAMDEN CITY, N.J. (SEPTEMBER 28, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--– The president of a staffing company today admitted defrauding a commercial finance lending company out of more than $400,000, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Jeremy Hare, 47, of Philadelphia, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Renee Marie Bumb in Camden federal... Read more →


Philadelphia Releases Rules for Flying Drones

photo provided By Justin Friend, Regional Integration Center Coordinator, Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management PHILADELPHIA, PA (September 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Drones are becoming commonplace in our everyday lives, both for play and professional use. Not only do they provide a leisure activity, but drones give us an elevated perspective away from the limitation of... Read more →


Port Authority Okays Minimum Wage to $19 Per Hour for Airport Workers; The Highest in the US

CNBNews graphics file All workers at JFK, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty will earn minimum of $19/hour by 2023 Initial increases set to take effect on November 1 NEWARK,NJ (September 27, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--The Port Authority Board of Commissioners today unanimously adopted an expanded minimum wage policy for JFK International, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty... Read more →


OFFICER DOWN: 2 Mississippi Officers Killed

BROOKHAVEN, MISSISSIPPI-(September 29, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Corporal Zach Moak (left photo) and Patrolman James White (right photo) were shot and killed in front of a home at 630 North Sixth Street while responding to reports of shots fired shortly before 5:00 am. Both officers encountered a male subject in front of the home and... Read more →


NJ Awarded $8.5 Million CDC Grant For Prevention and Management of Chronic Diseases

TRENTON, NJ (SEPTEMBER 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--The Department of Health (DOH) today announced that it will receive $8.5 million in grant funding from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to support state investments in implementing and evaluating evidence-based strategies to prevent and manage cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes in disproportionately affected... Read more →


Obituary: Evelyn T. Hambleton of Runnemede

Evelyn T. Hambleton On September 28, 2018, of Runnemede. Age 80. Beloved mother of Theresa Peek (Mike). Devoted grandmother of Christine Gandy (Jason), Michelle Peek (Chris), Theresa Butler (Aaron), and Megan Peek (Bruce McLeod). Loving great grandmom of Mackenzie, Jason, Tommy, Cailynne, Chloe, Johnny, and Kipton. Dear sister of James Lord... Read more →


NJ Sierra Club: Trump Eases Offshore Drilling Safety Rules for Big OIL  

(BOEM)Ocean Confidence is a semi-submersible deep-water drilling rig used in the Gulf of Mexico (image courtesy of https://ctmirror.org/ The New Jersey Sierra Club (NJSC) released a statement on Friday, September 28 about the Trump administration rolling back a critical offshore drilling safety rule due to unnecessary burdensome on oil and natural... Read more →


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RAMS ON THE EDGE, Saturday October 7

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YOUR MONEY: Murphy Announces New Jersey’s First Step Toward Free Community College

More than 13,000 Students to Attend Community College Free of Tuition and Educational Fees, Through Pilot Program Starting January 2019 CRANFORD – Governor Phil Murphy announced today that approximately 13,000 qualifying students will be able to attend one of 13 community colleges free of tuition and educational fees in the spring... Read more →


Obituary: Jose Manuel Sanchez of Camden City

Jose Manuel Sanchez On September 25, 2018. Age 40. Of Camden City. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he is the son of Heriberto and Eulalia Sanchez. Jose is also survived by his loving daughters, Eulalia Marie and Jasmariah Sanchez, grandchildren, Conde and Iyannie Ubarry, brother, Robert Sanchez, sisters, Elizabel Sanchez, Iris Cochran... Read more →


Obituary: Helen M. Antoniewicz, of Wildwood

CNBNews graphics file Wildwood - On September 25, 2018. Age 71. Formerly of Southwest Philadelphia, PA. Loving wife of the late Joseph Antoniewicz, Sr. Beloved mother of Timothy Antoniewicz, Sr. and pre-deceased children: Jennifer Antoniewicz, Joseph Antoniewicz and Joseph Antoniewicz. Beloved sister of William Robinson, Elizabeth Weigle and predeceased siblings: James... Read more →


Obituary: Jean M. Buntz Age 75 of Audubon

CNBNews graphics file On September 24, 2018. Born in Camden, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Rita (Gormley) Watson. Jean is survived by her loving son, Charles B. Hendricks; daughter in law, Clare Hendricks; granddaughter, Annamarie Hendricks; brother, Richard Nicholls; sister, Catherine Delara, and many nieces, nephews, great... Read more →


*17th Annual Heroes To Hero Memorial 5K Run/ Walk October 13, 2018!

5K Run/Walk — USATF Certified Race to honor three fallen firefighters — Tom Stewart, III, Chief James Sylvester and Deputy Chief John West, who gave their lives in the line of duty trying to save three little girls in a fire in Gloucester City on July 4, 2002. Race Start Time... Read more →


*Fall Festival of Pumpkins October 12-14

Friday 5pm-10, Sat. & Sun. 10am to 6pm Salem County Fairgrounds, 735 Harding Hwy, Woodstown, NJ: Come see the Headless Horsemen, 100+ craftsmen, wine sampling, live bands, Fall Home Show, Pumpkin Pageant, Dog Show, Hayrides, pony rides, Amusement Rides, Scarecrows, Pumpkin Pyramid, Fall Decorations for Sale, Food Trucks & Concessions, Halloween... Read more →


Local Girls Fight Against Cancer

Two local Girl Scouts have taken on the challenge of fighting cancer. Girl Scouts Olivia George and Shelby Dyer organized a 16 team girls Softball Tournament played at the Johnson Blvd complex. The proceeds from this outstanding event will benefit Cancer Awareness. Photos Courtesy of Bruce Darrow Pictured below -Brooker 12u... Read more →


*Blue Saturday at Pine Valley Trap Club

Get your teams together and come out for a fun day, to support the Camden County Hero Scholarship Fund! Show your support of our first responders and their families!! Blue Saturday at Pine Valley Trap Club Saturday, October 6th – 10am 166 Watsontown New Freedom Road, Berlin Come out and join... Read more →


*Camden County Corrections Officer John Krimmel Needs Your Help With His Fight Against Cancer

UPDATED WEST DEPTFORD, NJ (SEPTEMBER 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--A benefit fundraiser for Officer John Krimmel will take place Friday, Oct. 5 from 7 to 11 p.m. at Elizabeth’s Ballroom (419 Highland Blvd., Gloucester City, New Jersey 08030). Krimmel, a loving husband and father, is battling a form of lymphoma cancer. A pillar in the... Read more →


Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Sept. 17-23

Reminder for the week: Hunters should take safety precautions when going afield by wearing hunter orange and properly transporting firearms DOVER (Sept. 28, 2018) – To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and... Read more →


CNB Spotlight on College Students from NJ

Wahjerjay Blango Inducted into the American International College Athletic Director's 3.0 Club SPRINGFIELD, MA (09/25/2018)-- Wahjerjay Blango, of Burlington, majoring in International Business, has been inducted into the American International College (AIC) Athletic Director's 3.0 Club. The Athletic Director's 3.0 Club recognizes the student in student-athlete by celebrating academic achievement with... Read more →


USDA Selects Warner R.E. to Sell 28 Homes through Online Auction; Many in the SJ Area

Woodstown,NJ (PR MediaRelease)(CNBNewsnet)--Warner Real Estate & Auction Company, a leading real estate firm in New Jersey, has been selected once again by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to sell (28) foreclosed single-family homes throughout New Jersey. Warner Real Estate & Auction Company will be selling all 28 foreclosed homes through... Read more →


Governor Wolf Details Plans for $55.9 Million Grant to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today detailed the plans for implementation of the $55.9 million federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) grant secured last week for the state’s response to the opioid epidemic. The planned initiatives focus on prevention, treatment, recovery, education, and training. “Pennsylvania continues to... Read more →


STATE URGES RESIDENTS TO REDUCE MOSQUITO RISKS

CNBNews graphics file TRENTON (September 28,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--– With reports of West Nile virus illnesses in people at a record level and persistent warm and rainy weather, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and New Jersey Department of Health are urging property owners to take steps to reduce mosquito populations and to... Read more →


VITALity Sponsors a Mass to Celebrate Aging

Written by Deacon Jerry Jablonowski BELLMAWR NJ (September 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--On Sunday, Sept. 16, VITALity Catholic Healthcare Services of the Diocese of Camden sponsored the second annual Centenarian and Nonagenarian Mass at Annunciation Church, Saint Joachim Parish, Bellmawr. This Mass is a celebration of living life in faith to the fullest. Over 120... Read more →


ANOTHER VIEW: NUDITY AND BIGOTRY MARK FOLSOM ST. FAIR

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the Folsom Street Fair events this weekend: Every year, San Francisco celebrates the Folsom Street Fair, traditionally held the last weekend in September. It is a mass gathering of naked homosexual men, some of whom submit to beating each other in the street with... Read more →


SJ Young Democrats honors 18 Candidates at their Seventh Annual Endorsement Party

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Last night the South Jersey Young Democrats hosted their Sixth Annual Endorsement Party, honoring 18 candidates throughout South Jersey 40 and under. These candidates ranged from Township Committee candidates to Congressional candidates. With over 55 Young Democrats in attendance this event, records were set not only for... Read more →


MURPHY UNVEILS TUITION-FREE COMMUNITY COLLEGE PILOT

Gov. Phil Murphy announced Thursday a list of 13 community colleges that have been selected for a tuition-free pilot program for the spring semester starting in January. ROI-NJ says all of the state's 19 community colleges applied to participate in the Community College Innovation Challenge, and all will receive a $250,000... Read more →


Camden County History Week Lineup Announced

CNBNews graphics file Camden City NJ (September 27, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)—The lineup of events and activities to be held at 24 historic sites and 12 history organizations throughout Camden County has been finalized for the first ever Camden County History Week, to be presented from October 13 to 21, 2018. Camden County History... Read more →


Philadelphia's Only Haunted River Cruise!

Rates: • Adults - $34 • Children (12 & Under) - $17 About Welcome aboard for a cruise where your'e spellbound in Delaware River legends of pirate ghosts, the Jersey Devil and other "Phantoms of the River." Our very own pirate narrator will dredge up the darkest of tales while we... Read more →


Mail Carrier Charged With Accepting Bribes To Deliver Parcels Containing Drugs

...And Conspiring To Defraud The United States NEWARK, N.J. – A U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail carrier was indicted today on charges that he accepted cash bribes in return for intercepting and delivering parcels containing illegal narcotics and conspiring to defraud the United States, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Fred Rivers,... Read more →


The Citadel welcomes Andrew Marcucci of Pomona as part of the Class of 2022

CHARLESTON, SC (09/27/2018)(CNBNewsnet)-- Andrew Marcucci of Pomona, NJ (08240) matriculated as part of the Citadel Class of 2022. Of the incoming class of 837 new cadet recruits and students, 80 are Hispanic and 87 are women. The freshmen enter The Citadel at a time when they can select from the most... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Pennsylvania: Statewide Archery Season Begins Sept. 29

HARRISBURG, PA - Pennsylvania’s statewide archery deer season begins Saturday, Sept. 29, and its return is prompting the Pennsylvania Game Commission to issue some helpful reminders. Archers statewide can hunt for antlered or antlerless deer from Sept. 29 to Nov. 12, and during the late archery deer season, which runs from... Read more →


NJ 2nd DISTRICT CANDIDATE SETH GROSSMAN SUPPORTS “VOTE KAVANAUGH NOW”

CNBNews graphics file Somers Point, NJ, September 28, 2018 – While Thursday’s proceedings were not a trial, they seemed like one as the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony on sexual assault allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, and it appears the verdict is in – the committee vote... Read more →


REMINDER

Black Bear Hunting Reminder, State Lands Closure

Following Governor Phil Murphy's Executive Order No. 34 (pdf), DEP Commissioner Catherine R. McCabe has issued Administrative Order No. 2018-24 closing all DEP owned, managed or otherwise controlled lands to bear hunting during the October and December 2018 season segments. The closure includes, but is not limited to, the following: state... Read more →


John Rieder of Delaware; Former Gloucester City Resident; Member of Mustangs Club; GHS Alumnus

MILLSBORO, DELAWARE (September 28, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--John Joseph Rieder, 83, of Millsboro, and formerly of Mt. Ephraim, N.J., passed away on Monday, September 17, 2018. He was born in Gloucester City, N.J., on November 16, 1934, to the late John and Laura Rieder. Rieder retired from work at the Wonder Bread Company, where... Read more →


Vigil held for postal worker killed by Portland State cops outside campus police office

PORTLAND OREGON(September 26, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--A crowd of about 50 people attended the vigil, about three blocks away from where Washington, 45, was fatally shot by two Portland State officers. The crowd, which included Washington’s wife, brother and daughters, called on the school to no longer allow campus officers to carry guns. Members... Read more →


Two Delaware men arrested by DNREC Environmental Crimes Unit for illegal dumping

CNBNews graphics file GEORGETOWN (Sept. 27, 2018) – During an ongoing investigation into reports of illegal dumping in the Georgetown area, Natural Resources Police Officers with DNREC's Environmental Crimes Unit arrested two Delaware men Sept. 22 on illegal dumping and drug-paraphernalia-related charges. Harry Harrison, 50, of Houston, Del., was charged with... Read more →


Take a bite out of these fall apple festivals

PHILADELPHIA, PA (September 27,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--From apple pressings to cider tastings, we’re celebrating our favorite fall fruit with apple-themed events! Check out what you can do with this festive food in Philly parks, farms, and gardens. Apple Pressing on Forbidden Drive Join us on Forbidden Drive near Northwestern Avenue for this annual celebration... Read more →


The effective, long term fix for the dysfunctional mess that is Washington, DC

Federal waste usually takes the form of a $1 million federal research grant or a $10,000 office chair. But this is a whole different ball game. NPR reported last week that the Pentagon and the Department of Veterans Affairs have wasted $1 billion taxpayer dollars. But that money wasn’t used developing... Read more →


CNB April 2013 Archives: NJ Number 29, Dog Nappers Active, South Jerseyan's of the Year ...

CNBNEWS TIPS AND SNIPPETS .... What is a Norcrat? Et Cetera, Renewal Fuel Video (CNBNewsnet)NJ COMES IN AT No. 29--The American Lung Association released its annual “State of the Air” report this week. It ranks the air quality in counties and regional areas by analyzing the ozone and particle pollution and... Read more →


Medical-Records Study Links Dementia-Related Brain Changes to Hospital Stays For Critical Illness

Newswise — Researchers at Johns Hopkins report that a novel analysis of more than a thousand patients adds to evidence that hospitalization, critical illness and major infection may diminish brain structures that are most commonly affected by Alzheimer’s disease. Results of the study, published Sept. 24 in the Journal of the... Read more →


Jury Convicts Man of Murder in Burlington Township Fatal Stabbing of Scott Willis

William E. Hines Jr MOUNT HOLLY - Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Burlington Township resident was found guilty today of murder and weapons charges for fatally stabbing his mother’s boyfriend following an argument inside their residence in late 2017. William E. Hines Jr., who turned 35 today, was... Read more →


National Wounded Warrior Center to Help Disabled Veterans Find the Missing Pieces

Once completed, veterans will have access to the most comprehensive program to bring back purpose and joy to their lives through healing, growing, and developing marketable skills. Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra (DSES), a nationally recognized adaptive sports program for children and adults with cognitive and physical disabilities, is raising awareness and... Read more →


West Deptford Police Crime Log July 18-Sept.16

Released September 2018 Arrests: On 7.18.2018, three juveniles were arrested on Mantua Grove Road and charged with obstruction and curfew violation. They were all released to their guardians pending further court action. On 7.18.2018, Kyle F. Davis, 27, of Philadelphia was arrested on Kings Highway and charged with possession of marijuana... Read more →


Greg Carlson Named 10 Most Wanted Fugitive

A California man wanted for his alleged involvement in multiple armed sexual assaults has been named to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a reward of up to $100,000 is being offered for information leading to his capture. Greg Alyn Carlson is charged with a 2017 burglary in Los... Read more →


Guest Opinion: Re-think Plastics Ban, NJBIA Tells Committee

by New Jersey Business & Industry Association Legislation banning plastic bags, straws and polystyrene containers is the kind of environmental policy the state should avoid if it wants to get the maximum environmental benefit without hurting jobs and the economy, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) said today. Testifying... Read more →