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NEW JERSEY SPORTSBOOKS BOOM IN SEPTEMBER 

Both online and retail sportsbooks enjoy dramatic growth as NFL season begins as state closes in on Nevada; Online gambling just misses record (ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — A wave of sports bettors poured into New Jersey’s sportsbooks in September — wagers climbed 92.3 percent and gross revenue jumped 161 percent... Read more →


*DNREC Division of Parks & Recreation to host 4th annual ‘Boo-Que’ on Oct. 19-20

to promote Delaware Children in Nature initiative CNBNews graphics file REHOBOTH BEACH (October 2018)(CNBNewsnet) – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation will host the 4th annual “Boo-Que By the Sea,” a two-day barbeque cook-off competition and family festival beginning 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 19 and continuing Saturday, Oct. 20 at... Read more →


HHS awards $2.34 billion in grants to help Americans access HIV/AIDS care and medication

CNBNews graphics file Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that approximately $2.34 billion in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grants were awarded to cities, counties, states, and local community-based organizations in fiscal year (FY) 2018. This funding through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) supports a... Read more →


DEP Suspends Shellfish Beds Harvest

BARNEGAT BAY (October 2018)(CNBNewsnet)Due to a leak in a central outflow pipe which may render shellfish dangerous to health, the DEP has suspended the harvest of shellfish from a portion of Barnegat Bay. For more information, including a map of the affected area, see the Public Notice of Suspension of... Read more →


Campaign Addresses Lack of Access to Affordable Prescription Eyeglasses 

Short Hills,New Jersey (PR MediaRelease) October 2018 For many Americans who are struggling with the expensive cost of childcare, groceries, and housing, improved vision – namely, a pair of prescription eyeglasses – is often viewed as a luxury rather than a necessity. In response, New Eyes for the Needy, is... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Md: October 10 Fishing Report

by Erik Zlokovit Grant Morris caught this nice snakehead while kayak fishing. Photo by Don Goff We have been in a warmer, dry “Indian summer” weather pattern. Many anglers have been getting out on the bay to enjoy action with top water striped bass, late season bluefish and the last... Read more →


Dawn Watson's Pet Tip of the Week: The Tiny Biter

by Dawn Watson |CNBNewsnet Little dogs often have large personalities. Puppies will instinctively snarl and growl. If the dog is a small breed we tend to laugh and cuddle him which shows him that he has done something good. The behavior escalates with age until finally, your little adult dog... Read more →


CNB Spotlight on College Students from NJ

Casey Burke Elected to Serve on Lebanon Valley College's Student Government ANNVILLE, PA (10/09/2018)-- Casey Burke of Bridgeton, N.J., was elected by the Lebanon Valley College student body to serve on Student Government during the 2018-19 academic year as president of the executive board and secretary for the class of... Read more →


FEATURE: How the Coast Guard supports maritime commerce and the ship-building industry

By Lt. Amanda Faulkner and PA1 Seth Johnson The Coast Guard is known for saving lives at sea, but did you know the service plays a huge role in the economy, too? As a regulatory entity, the Coast Guard conducts marine inspections on vessels entering United States ports to make... Read more →


Atlantic City Electric Provides Tips to Help Customers Fall into Savings

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (Oct. 10, 2018) – Atlantic City Electric recommends customers take advantage of the mild weather now to prepare for the winter months ahead. Cold temperatures during the winter can cause customers to use more energy and experience higher bills, but by following a few simple tips and... Read more →


New Jersey Man Sentenced to 8 Years in Federal Prison for Bank Robbery

John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that LAVON YOUNG, 39, of Union City, New Jersey, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden in Bridgeport to 96 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for bank robbery. According to... Read more →


Authorities Say Skeleton Found in Camden City is a Baby; Age Between 13-19 Months

CNBNews graphics file CAMDEN CITY, NJ (October 12,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--The skeletonize human remains that were discovered Thursday afternoon in an alleyway on 800 block of Mount Ephraim Avenue were determined to be that of a child, believed to be between the ages of 13 – 19 months and approximately 30 inches in... Read more →


Mount Holly MV Agency Site will be Closing Permanently: Delanco Agency is Replacing it

CNBNews graphics file (MOUNT HOLLY) – New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) customers are advised that the current Mount Holly Agency site located at 500-555 High Street, Fairgrounds Plaza will permanently close after business hours, at 5:30 PM, on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. A modern, spacious new agency site will... Read more →


CNB Hunting/Fishing Maryland: Learn about Trout Fishing

Learn About Trout The fall is the perfect time to get outdoors! The leaves are changing, the air is cool and our hatchery staff is busy stocking tens of thousands of brown, golden and rainbow trout to lakes, ponds and streams near you. What do you mean by stocking? With... Read more →


New Jersey Medical Marijuana Dispensaries May Now Post Prices

TRENTON, NJ (October 12, 2018)--Recognizing that informed consumers are vital to a healthy marketplace, the New Jersey Department of Health is allowing the six permitted Alternative Treatment Centers (ATCs) to publicly list medical marijuana prices on their websites and social media accounts. Medical marijuana patients should benefit from online price... Read more →


FBI Adds NJ Man to Most Wanted List

NEWARK,NJ (October 12, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--A New Jersey man wanted for murdering his fiancée is the latest individual to be added 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. Lamont Stephenson is charged with the strangulation... Read more →