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October 19, 2018

Pemberton Man Charged with Arson; The Fire Killed Two People

PEMBERTON NJ (October 19,2018)(CNBNEwsnet)—Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Pemberton Township Police Chief David H. Jantas announced that a 59-year-old man was charged today with causing a house fire that resulted in the deaths of his elderly mother and her companion earlier this week in the Browns Mills section of... Read more →


Food Bank of SJ Helping Hurricane Victims

Food Bank of South Jersey Sends 21,000 Pounds of Food to Georgia for Hurricane Michael Relief PENNSAUKEN, NJ - The Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) and Feeding America recently partnered to send food to support the Second Harvest of South Georgia – a sister food bank of the FBSJ.... Read more →


Williamstown Man Faces Drug Death Charge

CNBNews graphics file MONROE TOWNSHIP NJ (October 19,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles Fiore is announcing the October 18, 2018 arrest of Dwain Somers, 36, a resident of Williamstown N.J. Somers has been charged with one count of Strict Liability Drug Death, one count of Distribution of CDS, and one count of... Read more →


NJ Sierra Club: Monday's Enviro Bills in Committee

The following legislation is up in Committee on Monday, October 22nd, 2018: Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Stormwater Utilities A2694 (McKeon)/S1073 (Smith) authorizes municipalities, counties, and certain authorities to establish stormwater utilities. Over ten percent of the land in New Jersey is impervious surface, making us prone to flooding and pollution... Read more →


City Police Investigate 4 Burglaries; 2 Solved

image provided RELATED: Gloucester City Police K9 Unit Needs Your Vote GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (October 19,2018)(CNBNewsnet)--Gloucester City Police are investigating four burglaries that occurred over the past week. A suspect has been arrested for one of the four crimes. 10/15 (1:55 pm) Ptl. Don Fager III was dispatched to the... Read more →


BOARD OF EDUCATION MEMBER'S MEDICAID FRAUD DEEPENS

The state comptroller allowed a Lakewood Board of Education member to enter the Medicaid amnesty program after the member admitted to improperly taking $24,000 in benefits over three years, the Asbury Park Press revealed in an investigation. Two sources told the Press that the amnesty program that was designed to... Read more →


Jefferson Health (NJ) Employee Health Nurse Receives National Award

Colonel Gwyn Parris-Atwell, MSN, RN, an Employee Health Nurse at Jefferson Health in New Jersey and a commissioned officer in the U.S. Air Force, recently received an Achievement Award from the Emergency Nurses Association at its national conference in Pittsburgh, PA. Parris-Atwell, a resident of Alloway, NJ, was presented with... Read more →


CG Rescues Three Near Egg Island Point, NJ

photo of Coast Guard Rescue Crew PHILADELPHIA PA (October 19, 2018)(CNBNewsnet)– The Coast Guard rescued three boaters from a grounded skiff near Egg Island Point, New Jersey, Wednesday. The boaters notified the Coast Guard they were stranded Tuesday evening due to low tide, and of their decision to wait until... Read more →


Maryland Fishing Report: Sea Bass, Flounder,Dolphin Biting

October 17, 2018 By Keith Lockwood One of the first things any young angler learns is to get a good grip on that trout! Photo courtesy of Nathan Williams This week offers some exciting fishing opportunities for Maryland anglers — the weather is just about right, the changing color of... Read more →


Free Trees for Delaware Residents

DNREC’s Nonpoint Source Program offering free trees to Delaware residents in partnership with DDA’s Forest Service DOVER (Oct. 18, 2018) – DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship Nonpoint Source Program is offering a free tree to Delaware residents in partnership with the Delaware Forest Service’s Urban and Community Forestry program within... Read more →


Former Executive Of New York Hotel Sentenced

To 46 Months In Prison For Stealing $13.8 Million From Employer NEWARK, N.J. – A Passaic County, New Jersey, man was sentenced to 46 months in prison for embezzling millions of dollars from a New York-based hospitality company where he was the chief operating officer, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced... Read more →


PIANJ Raises $55,000 Plus for Special Olympics

Golf Classic raises more than $55,000 for Special Olympics of New Jersey and a PIANJ-YIP member gets a hole-in-one Trenton, NJ – The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey 35th Annual Golf Classic raised $55,735 for Special Olympics New Jersey. It proved to be a particularly memorable day for New... Read more →


Williamsport Man Indicted For Marijuana Trafficking

Middle District of Pennsylvania WILLIAMSPORT PA- The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that Jason Webb, age 45, of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, was indicted on October 16, 2018, by a federal grand jury for conspiracy to distribute marijuana and possession with intent to distribute marijuana.... Read more →


4 Things to Do in Philly with the Kids

PHILADELPHIA PA (October 19,2018)--From visiting the Independence Hall to checking out The Liberty Bell Center, there are always plenty of things to do in Philadelphia for inquisitive adults. There are just as many things to do in Philly for fun-loving children, too! No matter where you head to in this... Read more →


MOMENTUM SWINGING TO GROSSMAN AS SMALL DONORS COME OUT IN FORCE

Kavanaugh Attacks by Democrats Motivating Voters Somers Point, NJ, October 18, 2018 – The Democrats angered Republicans and independent voters nationwide with their disgusting attempted character assassination of US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and doing so awakened a sleeping giant in southern New Jersey who are now backing Seth... Read more →


Inmate at Schuylkill Federal Prison Charged With Possession Of A "Shank"

Middle District of Pennsylvania SCRANTON - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that Peter Mastin, age 26, an inmate at the Federal Correctional Institute at Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, was indicted by a federal grand jury for possession of a weapon. According to United States... Read more →


Polls, Perception, And The Pope

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the results of a new CBS poll of Catholics: A poll by CBS of American Catholics reveals that Pope Francis is no longer receiving the high marks he once enjoyed, especially with regards to his handling of clergy sexual abuse. Three years ago,... Read more →


Winter Trout Fishing in New Jersey

2018 Winter Trout Stocking Schedule Trout Fishing Facts & Information (When, Where, How) (pdf, 20kb) Cooler temperatures and the approach of winter used to signal the end of trout fishing in New Jersey. Not anymore! Trout fishing in New Jersey is now a year-round reality. The Winter Trout Stocked Lakes... Read more →